ACTS: WEEK 3

ACTS: WEEK 3

LIFE IN THE SPIRIT: Acts—Week 3 (Planting) Acts 4:1-31 We are in a study of the book of Acts, focusing on the Person of the Holy Spirit—a co-equal Member of the Godhead with the Father and the Son—and how He empowered, inspired, led, and molded ordinary men and women...
ACTS: WEEK 3

ACTS: WEEK 2

LIFE IN THE SPIRIT: Acts—Week 2 (Power) Acts 2 Last week we began a study of the book of Acts, focusing on the Person of the Holy Spirit—a co-equal Member of the Godhead with the Father and the Son—and how He empowered, inspired, led, and molded ordinary men and women...
ACTS: WEEK 3

ACTS: WEEK 1

LIFE IN THE SPIRIT: Acts—Week 1 (Promise) Acts 1:1-11 Last spring, we did a series walking in the footsteps of Jesus as outlined in the Gospel of Luke.  We examined both Jesus’ teachings and his pattern of living to really understand what it means to be a fully...
1 SAMUEL: WEEK 10

1 SAMUEL: WEEK 10

THE BOOK OF 1 SAMUEL—Week 10 Crisis 10: Delayed Promises (1 Sam. 16-26; focus 1 Sam. 23:14-29) There is great comfort in the promises of God.  When we are discouraged, they buoy our spirits.  When we are fearful or questioning of our calling, God’s promises strengthen...
1 SAMUEL: WEEK 10

1 SAMUEL: WEEK 9

THE BOOK OF 1 SAMUEL—Week 9 Crisis 9: Injustice (1 Sam. 18-26; focus on Chapter 24) As men and women created in the image of God, we are imbued with many of the attributes of our Creator, even in our fallen state.  Our ability to love, to imagine, to create, even our...
1 SAMUEL: WEEK 10

1 SAMUEL: WEEK 8

THE BOOK OF 1 SAMUEL—Week 8 Crisis 8: Overwhelming Challenges to Faith (1 Sam. 17) According to a November 14, 2022, research briefing for the British Parliament, there were 360 million Christians worldwide who experienced “high levels of persecution and...