Text: Genesis 11: 27 – 12: 9 Message God’s promises are extravagant. Though it might seem like the world is under a curse, his blessings are real and we, His people, are an important part of his blessing in the lives of others.
Text: Genesis 10 and 11 Message Have you ever taken something that’s not yours? Whenever you do something out of pride to make yourself look good or feel worthwhile, you’re taking something that belongs only to God – glory. Next Week: Promises Promises (Genesis 12:1-9)
Series: In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text: Genesis 6: 1 – 8: 19 Message Justice is so elusive. Our human justice systems are flawed because we cannot know all and we ourselves are never without sin. Our hope must therefore be in the perfect justice of God. The story […]
Series: In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text: Genesis 4 and 5 Message Every day there’s a tragedy. We see them on the news and sometimes we experience them in our lives personally. We long for justice. God certainly loves justice but more importantly he shows us his grace. Today […]
Series: In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text: Genesis 3 Message There’s a famous song called ‘What a Wonderful World’. God certainly made it wonderful but something’s gone horribly wrong. It isn’t all that wonderful now. Genesis 3 explains the problem but also sheds light on the solution. Next Week: […]
Series: In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text: Genesis 1: 1 – 2: 3 The first chapter of Genesis has been a lightning rod for controversy in modern history. But it is designed not to get us arguing but to leave us speechless as we experience the God who created […]
Text: 1 Corinthians 10 Today’s Message How would you feel saying to someone, ‘live how I live’? It seems rather boastful. But when Paul tells the Corinthians to imitate him he’s saying that his one desire is to live for God’s glory. That’s a life worth imitating.
Text: 1 Corinthians: 8 – 9 Message In a society that loves to talk about rights, there is very little talk about responsibilities. The gospel certainly highlights our personal freedoms but those freedoms free us to love and serve others, not ourselves.
Text: 1 Corinthians: 7 Today’s Message We get so caught up in the here and now that we forget the important fact that there is something so much better in store for us. Paul encourages us to live in such a way that shows our true hope is not here, but in life […]
Is God’s way a better way? Even as Christians we might sometimes doubt if the way God wants us to live is always right. But even though the contrary voices might be very loud, we can be sure that our Creator God has a better story in which human beings truly flourish. 1 Corinthians: 6