Messages from August 2022

The Next Generation

We learned last week about God’s purpose behind signs, wonders, and miracles.  He does these things to turn lives back to Him; to lead people to repentance.  This morning, we’re taking a step back.  First of all in time from the life of Jesus to Moses.  Secondly, stepping back in the scope of life to see a bit of the bigger picture. God is unchanging.  The miracles that Jesus performed, God was performing by His Spirit from the beginning.  His…

re:sponse

Last week, we were reminded that God is always pursuing us and were challenged to consider what it is that we pursue each day.  Although there are times when it may not feel like it, the truth is that God is never far from us.  As we pursue Him, as we seek Him, we will find Him. James 4:8a 8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. When Paul was reaching out to the lost in…

Pursuit

Last week, we were reminded of what it truly means to follow Jesus.  We ended as His disciples followed Him into a boat and began to cross a lake on His way to free two violent, demon-possessed men.  Jesus left behind the crowds and the needs of the people to continue following His Heavenly Father’s lead. The safest place to be is right in the center of God’s will for our lives.  That doesn’t mean that there won’t be trouble…