June 2019

MADE…To Give Away

Becoming like Jesus requires hard steps in life. One of those steps Is regularly practicing generosity. Giving takes the movement of letting go. God uses our movement to create His moments. 1 Chronicles 29:9-14, 1 Corinthians 16:1-2.

MADE…For A Purpose

In the craziness of life we forget why we are here. We lose sight of the bigger picture. We wrestle with the question of what is my purpose? When we wrestle with our purpose we lose sight of God in our world. Our purpose is to be a child of God, doing the mission of […]

May 2019

My Messed Up Family: Blended Family

Blended families face a unique set of challenges and tensions. A blended family is right in the middle of His story. As Jesus joins different groups from different places He tells the story of His goodness. Jesus transforms our brothers for His beauty. Ephesians 2:11-22, Romans 8:7, Galatians 3:28.

My Messed Up Family: Forgiving In The Mess

Family hurts and difficulties are messy. Steps toward forgiveness in your family are some of the hardest steps to take. When they are taken they can often paint the best picture of Jesus. Radical forgiveness takes radical steps to be like Jesus. Matthew 26:31-35, 69-75; John 21:15-17, 1 Peter 3:8-9.

My Messed Up Family: Marriage

At the center of all of the family relationships is the marriage relationship. Marriage can be messy, but in the middle of the mess it is our grasp on faith that gets us through. Faith defined marriages fight through the mess. Genesis 29:14-30, 1 Peter 4:8, Ephesians 4:32.

April 2019

TRADERS: Jesus (Easter)

Fear can hold us up in life and keep us silent. When we live in fear, the kingdom sits silent. Jesus walked out of the grave so we can walk away from fear and sin. Death is lived until hope is found.

TRADERS: Loving Our Community

Loving Our Community!

Traders: Judas

https://youtu.be/_bPJTYS3rWwStruggles not dealt with will lead to sinking of our lives. We all have bags of mistakes and regrets. Jesus wants to take those bags and make a trade for Jesus. Sin will continue to suck us in unless we step out of it. Matthew 26:14-16, 47-50, Luke 11:39-41.

March 2019

Traders: Noah

We all have something we need to let go of. We have something in our lives that we need to trade in. We make choices everyday if we will be faithful or listen to the voice of the crowd. The life of Noah shows us that faithfulness leads to life no matter how deep the […]

Move It: Gives

We like to hold onto, keep for ourselves, and get more. This creates stress, worry and pride. Jesus teaches on money so much to pull us out of that trap and breathe hope into us. He wants us to live our lives in such a way that we open doors for heaven to others around […]