Archive for April 2016

Summary

Eric tackles the popular slogan “Not of this World.” Some Christians circle the wagons to avoid getting anywhere near the world. Others blend into the world, believing that love will win in the end. Another segment decides to “lay down God’s Law” upon the world. Join us and find out what life style best represents what Jesus means by being “not of this world.”

Scripture

John 17.14-19

Matthew 5.13-16

Romans 2.3-4, 12.2

1 Corinthians 9.19-27

 

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Summary

Eric begins his series on busting Christian myths by discussing the rationale behind God’s commandment to tithe. Does God need our money? Are tithes God’s welfare check that provides for his needs? Or is the focus of our tithe no so much God as it is us? Could God’s purpose in commanding tithing be to develop certain attitudes in the giver and a certain response from the recipient towards the giver? Listen in, and find out.

Scripture

Psalm 50.7-15

Malachi 3.6-12

Mark 12.41-44

2 Corinthians 10.5

2 Corinthians 9.6-8

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Stephen leads us through Romans 8 and explains adoption. What does God mean by adoption? What privileges does it grant us? How should these privileges impact how we interact with our sphere of influence? How can you model adoption to the youth you interact with?

Scripture

Romans 8

2 Timothy 1.7

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Summary

God’s priceless treasure consists of saving human souls. Join Eric as he briefly explains our responsibility to represent how God feels about those around us in every area of our lives. Blake illustrates this care by reading John’s account of Christ’s Crucifixion and Resurrection in the context of taking communion.

Scripture

Matthew 13.44

Genesis 1.26-27, 2.7

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