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Called as an Apostle

Podcast: Play in new window | Download1 Corinthians 1:1  Today we are starting a new series going through the book of 1st Corinthians. I’m calling series Corinthians, though, because I’d like to go through both letters that the Apostle Paul wrote the to church in…

Killing Self

“If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it. For what does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses or forfeits himself? (Luke 9:23–25, ESV)

Killing Sin

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSin is a complicated topic to tackle from the Old Testament. When we look at the Old Testament and ancient cultures it’s easy to see sin as mere rules; rules you keep to appease your god. In the morning…

Killing Kingdoms

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWe are continuing our journey through the Old Testament, specifically dealing with the tough passages on death. Our series is called Killing Stuff and today’s message is on Killing Kingdoms. There are a number of places in the Old…

Killing Animals

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThere’s sort of this elephant in the room when we read the Bible. When we read the Bible we are looking for information that we can apply in our lives and animal sacrifice, I think we know intuitively isn’t…

Killing Culture

Podcast: Play in new window | Download“God keeps giving humans the chance to do the right thing in this world, and humans keep ruining it. We live in a good world, that we have turned bad.” We want to look into the story of the…

Killing Man

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe Bible is a bloody book. There’s a lot of violence in the Bible. And what is confounding to a great many people is that God Himself is sometimes the agent of violence. The question we are dealing with…

Killing Peace

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadWe see in Genesis 1:26 that God made humanity in his own likeness, to reflect His goodness, creativity, and love out into the world. We call this the image of God. But, through Adam and Eve, the human race…

The Bible is Contradictory

Podcast: Play in new window | Download How does the Bible, written over a vast amount of time, produce one cohesive story? That’s the question and to many people out there, the answer is that the story isn’t cohesive at all. Many people would say…

The Bible is Subjective

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadPerspective is an illusion. When you saw the black camels, you found out they were only shadows. That you saw camels was an illusion caused by perspective. The way your brain interprets data—whether that is something you see, hear,…