Philippians 2:14-18 Do you know people who like to complain? Are you a person who likes to complain? Whether we realize it or not, we probably all complain about something on a regular basis. But in Philippians 2, Paul commands believers not to grumble or complain, and he gives several reasons why this ought not […]
Philippians 1:12-18 Have you ever faced undesirable circumstances in your life and wondered what God was doing? At some point, all of us face trials or suffering — we live in a fallen world full of fallen people. In Philippians 1, we find the Apostle Paul facing undesirable circumstances in Rome—both from the government and from fellow […]
Genesis 1-3 In Genesis 1:26, we read: “Then God said, ‘Let us make man in our image, after our likeness.’” As image bearers of the Trinity, we see that relationships are an essential part of human existence (see Genesis 2:18). Join Pastor Marc Goodwin as we look at how the members of the Trinity relate to […]
Hebrews 10:1-18 Many of us are rather obsessed with cleanliness. Think of all the things we, as a culture, are accustomed to cleaning: our bodies, our hair, our teeth, our hands, our clothes, our dishes, our floors, our carpets, our counters, our vehicles, our sidewalks, our tables, our desks…The list could go on and on. […]
Matthew 1:1-17 When asked how he reconciles God’s sovereignty and humans’ responsibility, Spurgeon said, “I do not try to reconcile friends.” Join Pastor Marc Goodwin as he leads us through Matthew 1:1-17, the genealogy of Jesus Christ, helping us to get a better picture of these two seemingly opposite realities.
John 17:14-21 Join Pastor Marc Goodwin as he challenges us from John 14 to continue Jesus’ mission into the world, humbly embracing its hatred, but confidently engaging it with the gospel.
Acts 28:1-10 Anybody else terrified of snakes? Acts 28:1-10 records an encounter the apostle Paul had with a viper on the shore of Malta and how God used him to heal countless people on that island. Join Pastor Marc Goodwin as he gives us hope as followers of Jesus as we face pain, suffering, and death […]
Acts 19:21-20:1 Throughout history, there have been all sorts of riots—times where groups of people been riled up and rallied together to show their anger or frustration (often in rather violent ways). As we keep rolling along in our journey through Acts, we read about one such riot. Although the end result was rather tame […]
Acts 18:18-19:10 What if a coach spent all his time recruiting new players for his team, but never spent any time developing his current players? What if a boss spent all her time hiring new employees into the company, but never spent time training her current employees? What if a married couple kept adding child after child to their […]
Acts 12:1-19 Many of us believe that lie that God needs us. And He owes us. And He would never want us to suffer or die. Yet as we open up Acts 12, we see right off the bat that this isn’t the case. James the apostle is murdered. And Peter is thrown in prison […]