Jesus talked about one thing more than forgiveness, love, or prayer — the kingdom of God. Most of us have prayed “your kingdom come” without much thought about what that means. But when Jesus came, He came to establish a kingdom. And the more we know about His kingdom, the more it changes how we…
As we get older, we gravitate toward what’s comfortable. This pull from courageous to complacent fights against what God wants to do in us. The abundant life and amazing love Jesus wants us to experience always lie on the other side of faith steps and bold moves. We believe that without faith it is impossible…
Jesus calls us to more than getting along or tolerating each other’s differences. He prayed for us to experience an uncommon unity — the same unity He shared with God and the Holy Spirit. This kind of unity won’t come naturally; it’s something we have to pursue. “We believe Jesus prayed for it, so we…
God is a promise maker and promise keeper. Hear from current and former leaders how God builds our faith individually and corporately when we trust His promises. Thanks to Tracy Ellis, Steve Parkhurst, and Steve Wilson for joining me as we look deeper into Trusting God’s Promises.
We were made to be different. But we won’t get there by doing what we’ve always done. This requires a change from the inside out. We’ll have to think different to be different. Only then will we begin to do things differently and live in a way that makes a difference.
When feelings drive our lives, it’s easy to get derailed. In the middle of an emotionally charged week, Jesus spoke truth to help His followers stay on track. When we learn what it means to abide in Jesus, we will live, grow, and bear fruit.
Are you deeply troubled and feeling unsettled? You’re not the only one who feels this way; Jesus knows how you feel. Jesus has already faced and defeated everything we’re afraid of, and He helps us look to the future beyond what we’re going through.
Jesus is the most authoritative of all figures and the most tender of all men. We can bring our grief to Jesus, and He gives us hope in our grief.
God is like Jesus, and Jesus is like the Good Shepherd. Jesus is personally active in your life, and He lays down His life for you.
The door is always open; you always have a place in God’s family. Because of Jesus, we have access to God’s goodness, protection, and freedom.The gate is open for you and the shepherd – Jesus – is calling your name