Jonah: The Proud Prophet and the Good Pagans

God will often put or allow roadblocks and challenging circumstances in our lives when we refuse to obey. Sometimes our disobedience puts others at risk, and disobedience always brings consequences. These pagan and hardened sailors are godlier in their response to the storms than Jonah. Jonah refuses to speak to these pagans about his God, […]

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Rebuilding! Guarding Your Future

Nehemiah knew that we could have the best intentions and still end up in the wrong place. He knew that what mattered was making sure we were making the right decisions and creating the right safeguards to keep us on track. He led the people to make a written agreement to stay focused on God’s […]

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Rebuilding! Rebuilding On God’s Word

You can find this week's sermon here! Nehemiah knew that God’s word had to be central to God’s people. For far too long, they had ignored it and disobeyed it. He made sure that it became central to their lives. We must make certain that we make God’s word central to our lives individually and […]

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Worship: The Sacrifice of Worship

Worship requires action. It is not just an emotional experience – from the gift given to us to the offering made by us. Because Jesus offered himself FOR us and offers himself TO us, we can offer our sacrifices as well: our bodies, our praise, our resources, and all because he who died for us […]

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