To be passionately persuaded is to lean into the purposes and promises of God above any and all religious hostilities and even friendly political powers. Text: Acts 21:18-23:35
To be passionately persuaded is to be willing to suffer for the sake of following Jesus and leading others in the way of Jesus. Text: Acts 20:1-21:17
It is easy to be clouded by the world. Develop a mission statement to help guide you through life’s storms. Be part of the great cloud of witnesses that surrounds us, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus.
Text: Matthew 9:35-38 ; Hebrews 12:1-3
Life’s questions are increasingly difficult and complex. Today, opinion and sound bites can quickly translate to false teaching. What does it mean to “test the spirits?” Consider how such testing applies amidst the many voices of a conflicted world. Text: 1 John 3:18-4:6
As Christian we look to Jesus as the world around us doesn’t know what is right-side up or upside down. Christians need to be resilient disciples of Jesus as we live our life and disciple others in our Christian faith. Text: Acts 17 & 18