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Lost and Found

June 17/18, 2017 Will Branch unpacks three parallel parables from Luke 15:1-32 of the lost sheep, the lost coin, and the lost sons.



Seed and Soil

June 10/11, 2017 Pastor J.C. Heiden kicks off the final part of our 10-month exploration on the Gospel of Luke with a new series called “Stories Worth Living: Parables of...



Holy Spirit

June 3/4, 2017 On Pentecost Sunday, we remember the gift of the Holy Spirit that enables us to enter into the life of Christ on earth with a look at Luke...



Reading the Signs

May 27/28, 2017 In Luke 11:29-32, Jesus gives us the sign of Jonah as a key signifier of who He is and what He’s about in His kingdom. What does this...



Stay Awake

May 20/21, 2017 What does it mean to stay attentive until the end? What is Jesus looking for with our lives and how do we wait until the end for...



Kingdom of God

May 13/14, 2017 What is the kingdom of God, anyway? In a western setting where kingdom doesn’t mean much to us in our everyday living, it’s time to get a...



Worry and Faith

May 6/7, 2017 What?! Me, worry?! Sure we do. Jesus gives us a picture of the kingdom life in relation to worry. The resurrection changes the meaning of this earlier...



The Cost of Discipleship

April 29/30, 2017 In light of the resurrection, there is greater meaning to the pathway of discipleship and its cost for us. We look at two passages from earlier in...



Confusion to Understanding

April 22/23, 2017 Two disciples encounter Jesus on the road to Emmaus and their lives are turned upside down. That is what the kingdom does to us, after all. Pastor...



A King and His Kingdom

April 16/17, 2017 Resurrection is here! On Easter Sunday, Pastor Matt kicks off our new series, “The Kingdom Life,” with a message from Luke 24:1-12.