29 Oct Why asking for help isn’t a sign of weakness

We all struggle. Some struggles are physical, some spiritual, and some are psychological.  Sitting in grad school, I recall my professor sharing, “Every person alive has some symptoms of a mental disorder.”  I soon realized the truth in his statement. My Story Approximately 3 summers ago I...

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30 Jun Proverbs 16:9

9 The mind of man plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps. We often plan our lives out. Even those of us who aren’t planners, we try to at least have a five-year plan. It seems like the responsible thing to do, right? Plans are not bad in themselves,...

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28 Jun John 14:6

6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.” Here, we are shown the way to Jesus. In everything that we learn growing up, there are always steps, levels, something to achieve. The gospel is simple,...

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27 Jun Ephesians 1:20

20 which He brought about in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places, Growing up you hear a lot about Jesus’s love, but not so much about his wrath, and especially his power. He clearly demonstrated his power by...

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10 Nov Spend Wisely – Selected Texts

  Click here for a printable copy of the leader guide.  Introduction (Luke 18:22; Matt. 19:22; Phil. 4:15-19)  Your HEART and MONEY go together. (Matt. 6:21)  We have a SPENDING problem in our culture.     I will prioritize GENEROSITY. (2 Cor. 8:2; Matt. 6:33; Prov. 11:24; Acts 20:35)   ...

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28 Sep Luke 10:8-9

8 Whatever city you enter and they receive you, eat what is set before you; 9 and heal those in it who are sick, and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’ In life, many of us know someone who has gotten some...

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08 Jul Hebrews 12:5-11; Hosea 6:4-6

5 and you have forgotten the exhortation which is addressed to you as sons, “My son, do not regard lightly the discipline of the Lord, Nor faint when you are reproved by Him; 6 For those whom the Lord loves He disciplines, And He scourges every son whom...

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06 Jul I Samuel 10:19

19 “But you have now rejected your God, who saves you out of all you calamities and distresses…” Check this out…so the people of Israel rejected God and decided they wanted a king to protect them instead. And Saul “looked” good – he was a full...

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11 Jan Matthew 21: 23- 27

23 When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are You doing these things, and who gave You this authority?" 24 Jesus said to them, "I will...

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