The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back

October 1, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The story of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego in the furnace is an excellent example of both the challenge and reward of obedience to God in a disobeying world.

Topic: Lordship
Scripture: Daniel 3:1-30
God's New Empire

God's New Empire

September 24, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Daniel's special role in interpretating Nebuchadnezzar's dream was an example of how God's people can spare both their own lives as well as those of the society they live in by standing up and acting.

Topic: History
Scripture: Daniel 2 1-49
Wisdom in Exile

Wisdom in Exile

September 17, 2017  |  David Robinson

The book of Daniel contains some of the best as well as the least known parts of the Bible and has much to teach us about how we should relate to the world we live in today.

Incorruptible Love

Incorruptible Love

September 10, 2017  |  Russ Hiebert

Paul is the model for the Ephesians and Tychicus is the messenger to them, but Grace alone is the medium through which they and all others live in Christ.

Standing Firm in Christ

Standing Firm in Christ

September 3, 2017  |  Joe Boot

As Ephesians comes to a close, Paul brings us as Christians to the realization that in all of these things that he's spoken about we are in a spiritual battle.

The Gospel and the Workplace

The Gospel and the Workplace

August 27, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Paul addresses himself to slaves and masters but if what he says is true for slaves and masters how much more so for us who are freely contracted to work.

The Spirit-Filled Family

The Spirit-Filled Family

August 20, 2017  |  David Robinson

In a Spirit-filled family, children obey their parents in the Lord and fathers do not provoke their children to anger but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.

Be Filled with the Spirit

Be Filled with the Spirit

August 6, 2017  |  David Robinson

Paul's command to be filled with the Spirit means to continually abide with and to walk under the influence of the Spirit's power and authority.

Walk as Children of Light

Walk as Children of Light

July 30, 2017  |  Russ Hiebert

To preserve the quality of our conversation, we're to fill our talk with thanksgiving. This raises the bar and keeps us from immoral conversation.

Be Imitators of Christ

Be Imitators of Christ

July 23, 2017  |  Russ Hiebert

The power to maintain alignment of our position in Christ with our lives and practices is found in Christ who is the fragrant sacrifice.