Category Archives: Series

Lest We Forget

10 life lessons you don’t want to learn the hard way!

Must we be Trained only by our own Failures, or can we learn from the failures of others?
What sets off your PANIC button?  Exodus 13:17-14:31    What has God told us about His plan for us that could turn our PANIC into PRAISE? Ephesians 1:3-4 Philippians 1:6…

Holy Roar

PRAISE is an expression of honor & thanks to God in response to who He is and what He’s done.             Praise isn’t always & only given to God.            …
Yadah - To revere or worship with outstretched hands Halal - To shine, to boast, to praise, to celebrate, to make a fool of, to be clamorously foolish"   Psalms…

Making Room

Values that can hinder deepening relationships: 1. Accomplishment 2. Accumulation 3. Refuge 4. Anonymity The first core concept of hospitality: Acceptance “Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you,…
Hospitality is graciously sharing what you have with someone else. Biblical Hospitality = Sharing love to strangers Ephesians 2:11-22 "Before Christ" vs "In Christ" Romans 12:13 - Share with God's…

Advent Conspiracy

What is one of the most meaningful gifts you've ever been given? When we give ourselves, we're loving like Christ. John 1:1-14 What did Jesus give? Luke 2:11 "Today in…
1. How can I be content as God desires? 2. What did God give at Christmas? 3. What did God spend at Christmas? 4. What were the Gold, Frankincense, &…


Chasing Happy

The way we tend to think about “happy”: “My happenings determine my happiness.” A better way to think about “happy”: “Happiness comes from changing my perspective, not changing my circumstances.”…
Lies We Believe: Happiness is found in my physical appearance Happiness is found in my posessions Happiness is found in my achievements The Truth about Happiness: Happiness doesn't come from…

The Value of Alignment


Value#5 Intimacy with God is the power source for Personal Transformation.
Value #4: “SERVING OTHERS with a humble heart is our expression of Gratitude to God” Serving means setting aside what I want to intentionally benefit someone else. Understanding & Embracing…
Value #3: “PEOPLE MATTER to God and therefore matter to us” 1. Ezekiel 18:32 (PEOPLE MATTER TO GOD) “God takes no pleasure in anyone's death.” Every person matters to God,…
Value #2: “AUTHENTIC COMMUNITY is required for sustained Spiritual Growth” “Authentic Community” means I have a transparent relationship with a group of people. 1. John 13:34-35 Love = Command What…
Biblical Truth is our Final Authority VALUE = “a desire or priority that is so strong, it determines what I do.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 “All Scripture is God Breathed.” “All…