When Jesus rose from the dead, many of his followers doubted that it was true. But when he appeared to them and they saw he was alive, they were filled with joy. They may have asked him, "Are you really alive?" But as we understand the deeper spiritual significance of the resurrection we find that same question can be asked of each of us: Are You Alive?
We often ask the question, "What do you want for Christmas?" The list of gift ideas may be short or long.
The people who waited for the first Christmas had a lot of ideas of what they wanted in a Messiah. But God gave us what we really needed. In this Advent series we ask the question, "What do you really NEED for Christmas?" The answer can be found in the names that refer to Jesus the Messiah.
The Ten Commandments were given by God to Moses on tablets of stone.
Why are they still relevant for Christians today?
God is on a mission and the church is God's plan to accomplish it.
What can we learn from a church with a lot of problems?
We learn about God's grace for imperfect people . . . like us.
How do we get beyond our weaknesses
to become the people and church that God calls us to be?
A study of Paul's prison letter to the Philippians
Trusting God through difficult times.
"I passed on to you what was most important and what had also been passed on to me. Christ died for our sins, just as the Scriptures said. He was buried, and he was raised from the dead on the third day, just as the Scriptures said." (1 Corinthians 15:4-5 NLT)
Why did God choose to have Jesus die? Was there another way to save the world?
Why is important that Jesus rose from the dead? Can humanity be save without believing that he did?
In this two-part mini-series we will ask why did Jesus die and why did Jesus rise from the dead?