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The Exodus from Egypt

Have you ever felt stuck, like God brought you to this place in life then abandoned you? That's where we find Moses and the Israelites in our study this week of Exodus 14 & 15, and reflecting on the climax of their encounter at the Red Sea gives us a chance to contemplate the incredible power of the God we serve. (Image: Richard Mcbee)

Exodus 14 & 15

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The Exodus from Egypt

October 17th, 2014

Have you ever felt stuck, like God brought you to this place in life then abandoned you? That's where we find Moses and the Israelites in our study this week of Exodus 14 & 15. The children of Israel were between the proverbial "rock and a hard place." In front of them stretched an impassable sea; behind them marched an implacable foe. They had just been freed from slavery in Egypt by t...Exodus 14 & 15

Israel’s Deliverance

October 10th, 2014
Israel’s Deliverance

Have you done the right thing or followed God's call only to find yourself burned or rejected rather than blessed? Did it leave you wondering what side God was on anyway? As we continue our study of Exodus, you’d expect things would go smoothly and swiftly once Moses steps up to ask Pharaoh to release God’s people...after all the Almighty God of the universe is the wind beneath ...Exodus 5-12

The Call of Moses

October 3rd, 2014

Do you have a God moment - a story about a time when you can clearly say you encountered God, that he spoke to you? Last week we left Moses as a little baby who had been drawn up out of the Nile and adopted by Pharaoh's daughter.  Now, just a few verses later in the Exodus narrative, many years have passed and Moses' circumstances have changed dramatically. This week on Groundwork ...Exodus 3 & 4

The Israelites in Egypt

September 26th, 2014

“A coffin in Egypt.”   Those are the last four words of the Book of Genesis and those words refer to the death of Joseph and how his loved ones placed his remains “in a coffin in Egypt” until the day would come when the children of Israel could return to the Promised Land and bring Joseph’s coffin with them.  As we begin a new series on the Book of E...Exodus 1 & 2

Your Questions Answered (part 2)

September 19th, 2014
Your Questions Answered (part 2)

On Groundwork we believe that biblical inquiry, asking good questions about the biblical text, strengthens our faith and we’re glad you’ve joined our conversation. Today on Groundwork, we're digging into scripture to answer questions you've asked this year that help us live our faith in today's world - questions like "Does Exodus 20:7 still apply today?", "The culture is...Exodus 20:7, Romans 5:8, & Isaiah 1:18

Your Questions Answered (part 1)

September 12th, 2014

At the end of every Groundwork program we ask you to respond to us and ask us your questions or share your comments about what you're hearing, the Bible, or whatever else is on your heart. Today on Groundwork, we're digging into scripture to answer questions relating to theology and your personal faith journey that you've asked this year - questions like "How does my past affect my ...1 John 3:1-3, Ephesians 2:8-10, 1Thessalonians 4:16-19 & more

Lust

September 5th, 2014

When it came to the deadly sin of lust, Frederick Buechner said simply this: “Lust is the craving for salt by a man dying of thirst.”  Lust, the sin of overwhelming or intense sexual desire, can creep into our thoughts and our actions before we realize it. The amount of times we encounter sex and sexualized images on a daily basis in our advertising, movies, books, televis...2 Samuel 13:1-18 & 1 Corinthians 6:15-20