Joel – What Does it Mean to Be the Church?

Scripture Joel 1:1-4 (NIV) The word of the Lord that came to Joel son of Pethuel. An Invasion of Locusts 2 Hear this, you elders; listen, all who live in the land. Has anything like this ever happened in your days or in the days of your ancestors? 3 [...]

Encounter Sunday – Why is Community so Important?

Scripture Genesis 1:27 & 2:18 (NIV) So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone." Acts 2:42-47 (NIV) They devoted themselves to [...]

Nahum – Why Cant I Just Follow my Feelings?

Scripture Nahum 1:2-3a (NIV)   2 The Lord is a jealous and avenging God; the Lord takes vengeance and is filled with wrath. The Lord takes vengeance on his foes and vents his wrath against his enemies. 3 The Lord is slow to anger but great in power; the [...]