Bold Moves: “Equal Passion”

“Equal Passion” Matthew 26:35-46 When Jesus was filled with sorrow and anguish he prayed two prayers with equal passion. We can do the same.  Find the Study Guide here: Equal Passion Study Guide

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Bold Moves: “All About Him”

Bold Moves “All About Him”  Matthew 26:26-29 Jesus takes a bold move to make a significant moment all about him–and in becasue of his love, all about us.   

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Bold Moves: “Love and Betrayal”

Bold Moves: “Love and Betrayal” Matthew 26: 6-13 Jesus imminent death exposed a divison among Jesus’ disciples over His lordship in their  lives.  When it comes to the tension between accepting and rejecting Jesus as our king, are we more like Mary–or Judas?  Fiond the Study Guide Here: “Love and Betrayal”...

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Bold Moves: “Into the Temple”

Bold Moves “Into the Temple” Matthew 21:1-17   This week Jesus comes into Jerusalem and confronts corruption in the Temple. Can Jesus sweep clean the corners of the temple that is you? Find the Study Guide here: “Into the Temple” Study Guide

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Arise and Shine: “Operating System”

Arise and Shine “Operating System” Matthew 3:13-17 All of us have an Operating System, a core set of beliefs that influence the way we respond to situations, evaluate our prospects for the future and deal with our past. Many say our internal OS is set in stone, but God says...

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Arise and Shine: “Where Jesus Is”

Arise and Shine “Where Jesus Is” Luke 2:41-52 In a time of division and polarization, we may feel pressure to declare “where we are” on the hot issues of the day. But before we do, should we not think about where Jesus is?

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Arise and Shine: “The Long Way Around”

Arise and Shine “The Long Way Around” Matthew 2:19-23   God led  Joseph, Mary and Jesus on a long, twisting and turning  journey back to Nazareth, Does he  lead us the long way around to his purpose for us?  Find the Study Guide Here: “Long Way Around” Study Guide  

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Arise and Shine: “Protected”

Arise and Shine “Protected” Matthew  2:13-18 King Herod had a big problem with the idea of Jesus encroaching on his rule. But when it comes to our desire to rule over our own lives, we all have a little Herod in us, don’t we? Find the Study Guide here: “Protected” Study...

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Arise and Shine: “Learning and Seeking”

Arise and Shine “Learning and Seeking” Matthew 2: 1-11   Wise men from the East pursue a stare and point the way towards the dawn of Christ in a dark and confused world. Can we do the same?  See the Study Guide here:   

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Christmas Tells Us: “Remember to Remember”

Christmas Tells Us “Remember to Remember” Luke 1:46-56 Christmas is a time of special remembrance, but it is always good to remember that God remembers us! Find the Study Guide here: ‘Remember to Remember” Study Guide  

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