Are you interested in being persecuted? No one wants to be persecuted but Jesus tells us that if we are living as his disciples and doing the things he asks us to do, we will be. This week, Pastor Doug will look at persecution and help put it in perspective and discuss the spiritual benefits of enduring it.
There’s not a lot of love in our world. The church is supposed to be the vehicle of God’s love to the world, but many people do not see love from the church or the Christians they interact with. This week, Pastor Doug will talk about what love should look like and offer a challenge to the church in the world to love like God loves.
The world values comfort and happiness. There’s nothing wrong with these things until they become our pursuit in leu of the holiness God calls us to pursue. This week, Pastor Doug will talk about the values of the world vs the values of the Kingdom. This is a message that just might be the most valuable one of the series!
No one likes trials…right? Like it or not, trials are a way of life. When we try to avoid trials we become frustrated and we can become disillusioned in our faith. This week, Pastor Doug will talk about how we should react to trials as he kicks off our new series on the book of 1 Peter.