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The Holy Spirit: Here & Now | Part 3

{Before you read this article, be sure you check out Part 1 & Part 2} The Example & Teaching of the 1st Century Church. The Church’s Example The example of […]

The Story of Isaac: Part 2—God’s Provision for Our Salvation

Text: Genesis 22:1-19 Big Idea: God provides for our salvation through the substitutionary death of Jesus. Outline Three Elements of God’s Provision for Our Salvation. God Provides a Crisis to […]

The Story of Abraham: Part 7—Believing Your God

Text: Genesis 15:1-21 Big Idea: Faith is the basis of our relationship with God. Introduction What is the structure of story? God reveals himself to Abraham and reiterates his promises. […]

The Story of Abraham: Part 6—Doubting Our Doubts

Text: Genesis 12:10-20; 16:1-15; 20:1-18 Big Idea: Doubting your doubt is part of building your faith. Outline Why is it important to doubt our doubts? God is reliable. Doubt is […]

The Story of Abraham: Part 3—God’s Pursuit (Promising)

Text: Genesis 12:1-3 Big Idea: God pursues relationships with broken people by preparing them, calling them, and promising them that he will be their God and that they will be […]

The Story of Abraham: Part 2—God’s Pursuit (Calling)

Text: Genesis 12:1-3 Big Idea: God pursues relationships with broken people by preparing them, calling them, and promising them that he will be their God and that they will be […]

The Story of Abraham: Part 1—God’s Pursuit

Text: Genesis 11:27-12:1-3 Big Idea: God pursues relationships with broken people by preparing them, calling them, and promising them that he will be their God and that they will be […]

The Tale of 3 Cities

The Tale of 3 Cities

Text: Genesis 10:6-20; 12:1-3; Revelation 21:1-4 Big Idea: How should citizens of the City of God live in the City of Man looking forward to the City that is to […]

The Story of Noah: Part 4—Pattern of Rebellion

Text: Genesis 11:1-9 Big Idea: Rebellion is the pursuit of security, spirituality, and significance apart from God.  Outline 3 Characteristics of Rebellion    Pursuing Security apart from God   Pursuing […]

The Story of Noah: Part 3—Moved by Mercy

Text: Genesis 6:17-18; 8:1-12; 9:1-17 Big Idea: God’s mercy moves us to living-faith, hope-filled patience, and worship. Outline How should we respond to God’s Covenant Mercy?   3 Ways Mercy Moves […]