March 24 , 2017
“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me!?” might be the most famous of Jesus' words from the cross. Together let's unearth the meaning of these words, what was happening in this moment of Jesus’ agony, and what it means for us yet today.
March 10 , 2017
Jesus shows deep compassion for his mother, even in the midst of great agony on the cross. Discover what Jesus’ great concern for his family shows us about his humanity and uncover the profound theological implications that arise from this earthly concern.
The cross is a central symbol of the Christian faith. But what is it's message? Why do Christians glorify this ancient instrument of death? What does the cross of Christ mean for us? In this Groundwork series we focus on the words Jesus spoke while hanging on the cross for answers. Through his words we'll affirm deep truths about our faith, our Savior, our salvation, God's kingdom, and why it's imperative for us to preach Christ crucified.
The biblical book of Ruth is one of only two books in the Bible named after women. Yet this short story about a humble, yet fiercely loyal young woman provides us much insight into God's character and how he chooses to work. In this Groundwork series we study the story of Ruth together to discover God's provision, be reminded of the importance of our obedience and faithfulness, and be encouraged to keep walking in faith no matter our circumstances. Through it all we'll see how the story of Ruth reveals just how God will advance his plan to redeem and restore the world.
Who is Jesus Christ? The root of Christian faith is believing in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. Yet many people still hear conflicting descriptions of who he is and are left to continue wondering just what they're supposed to believe. In this Groundwork series, let's study the evidence found in scripture to grow in our understanding of the person and nature of Jesus Christ, as well as his role and purpose. Special guest Han-Luen Kantzer Komline joins us to bring insight regarding historic people and events that shaped how we answer "Who is Jesus Christ?" today.