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The Apostles' Creed: What Christians BelieveMay 22 , 2020

I Believe in Bodily Resurrection and Everlasting Life

Study Scripture to better understand what it means to believe that our bodies too will be resurrected and what we know about everlasting or eternal life.

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The Apostles' Creed: What Christians BelieveMay 15 , 2020

I Believe in the Forgiveness of Sins

Discover the scriptures that lead all Christians to declare with the Apostles’ Creed that we believe in “the forgiveness of sins” and what it means for us to accept that gift of forgiveness now.

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The Apostles' Creed: What Christians BelieveMay 8 , 2020

I Believe in the Church, God's Community

Discover why Christians talk about the small c “church” and the big C “Church” and learn why it’s impossible to be a believer without being connected to the body of Christ. ​

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Recent Series

March 6, 2020 – May 22, 2020

The Apostles' Creed: What Christians Believe

At crucial points in the history of the Church, Christ-followers have united to write declarative statements that summarize aspects of Christian belief. The Apostles' Creed is one of the first of these statements and it identifies and states the most essential points of Christian doctrine. Summarizing the Apostles’ teachings, the Apostles' Creed professes what Christians believe about the persons and work of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. In our 12-episode Groundwork series on the Apostles' Creed, we’ll study each of the statements in the Creed and the scriptures from which they’re drawn. We’ll not only gain a better understanding of these universally accepted Christian beliefs but also grow to appreciate their value for our formation and discipleship today.

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February 7, 2020 – February 28, 2020

Jesus' Ministry

In this Groundwork series, we’ll examine the four aspects of Jesus’ ministry listed in Matthew 4:23-24—teaching, preaching, casting out demons, and healing. Together we’ll study examples of Jesus’ ministry from all four Gospels to better understand his purpose and we’ll discuss what his ministry means for our own faith and ministry today.

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January 24, 2020 – January 31, 2020

Esther: Living Faithfully in an Unfaithful Culture

In this Groundwork series, Dr. Carol Bechtel helps us set the biblical story of Esther in its original context and think about the original audience. Join us in discovering important truths about God’s presence and God’s providence in times and places, like Esther’s context, when it seems he is neither welcome nor wanted. Together we’ll find encouragement for living faithfully during our own experiences of vulnerability and embrace the assurance that God continues to work through the ordinary faithful actions of believers today.

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