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War Against the Darkness 6: Tapping into the Darkness (Deuteronomy 18:9-15)

War Against the Darkness 6: Tapping into the Darkness (Deuteronomy 18:9-15)

In Part 6 of the series, we discuss the attempts to tap into dark powers. These attempts we place under the umbrella term "Occult." What are some of these practices? Why are they appealing? Is it all fake or is there anything real going on? And how should the people of God view these practices?

Focal Point (John 16:16-22)

Focal Point (John 16:16-22)

Jesus knew His hour had come. There would be some painful darkness for both Him and His disciples. So what was the key to His endurance and His encouragement to His followers in their endurance?

War Against the Darkness 1: Introducing Spiritual Beings (Psalms 82:1-8)

War Against the Darkness 1: Introducing Spiritual Beings (Psalms 82:1-8)

In the first of a series on spiritual beings and spiritual warfare, we introduce the angelic realm. Who are these “sons of God” or “host of heaven”? What is their origin? And what is their purpose? How does God desire to use them?

Isaiah and Jesus

Isaiah and Jesus

As part of a series of examining how each Bible book points to Jesus, we move into the prophets and see how this book brings together 2 very different pictures - a messianic king and a suffering servant.

Fallen is Babylon: When Sex Consumes Your Culture (Revelation 17:1-6)

Fallen is Babylon: When Sex Consumes Your Culture (Revelation 17:1-6)

We live among a sexually schizophrenic culture - one which champions sexual freedom but is waking up to some of the impossibilities of a view of sex with no boundaries. We examine the “Babylon” of Revelation with parallels to our culture’s view of consumerism and sex, which ultimately are 2 sides of the same coin of idolatry.

The Coming of the Lord (1 Thessalonians 4:13 - 5:11)

The Coming of the Lord (1 Thessalonians 4:13 - 5:11)

Recently we spoke of an intermediate state following the death of the current body, a time during which we wait for a future event. This event is called “The Coming of the Lord” or “The Day of the Lord.” We begin today to explore some texts which describe what happens on this day, starting with the message in 1 Thessalonians.

May God's Face Shine Upon You (Numbers 6:23-27)

May God's Face Shine Upon You (Numbers 6:23-27)

We explore parallels between the Aaronic Blessing, Day 4 of Creation, and the placement of 2 of the Tabernacle Furnishings. In the process, we will see tremendous implications for our mission tot he world as God's people.

Urgency (Romans 13:8-14)

Urgency (Romans 13:8-14)

On being awake, alert, and walking in the light...and why the urgency matters

A Walk in the Light (1 John 1:5-10)

A Walk in the Light (1 John 1:5-10)

How far are you willing to walk with Jesus? We join Him in the Gospel of John to see what a close walk in the light really is.