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Posted in Christmas

Matthew 21:33-46 – The Parable of the Vineyard

Core Message: After rebuking the priests for their sin of hypocrisy (Matthew 21:34), Jesus shares a parable about Israel’s religious…

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Posted in Building the Church Christian Living Faith

Matthew 25:31-46 – The Image of the Good Shepherd

  Core Message: During the Olivet Discourse, Jesus warns the disciples that they will be persecuted during the seven-year tribulation….

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Posted in Calling Disciples God's Plan Service

Matthew 10: 8-23 – The Apostles’ First Mission

  Core Message: The Apostles’ First Mission In Matthew 10:8-23 Jesus begins by sending the disciples out to preach His message….

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Posted in Faith God's Plan

Unpacking Romans 11:29-32 Love, Wrath, & Everything Between!

Core Message: In Romans 11:1-2, 29-32, Paul makes a case for the future salvation of Israel. He uses an interesting…

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Posted in God's Plan Hope Parables The Kingdom of Heaven

Matthew 22: 15-22 The Parable of the Marriage Feast & Taxes

  Core Message: The parable of the marriage feast is a very good example of how Jesus takes stories already…

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Posted in Courage God's Plan Trusting God

Romans 8: 1-11 Life Through the Spirit

Core Message: Romans 8:1-11 is a powerful passage that sets up Paul’s argument about how the gospel frees us from…

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Posted in Courage Fulfilling Scripture Hope

Passion Predictions in Matthew 16:21-28

Core Message: Earlier in this passage, Jesus asked Peter a question that we all need to consider when it comes…

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Posted in Courage Faith

Philippians1: 21-30 Living a Life Worthy of the Gospel

  Core Message: While Paul is imprisoned, he writes this letter to the church in Philippi. He wants to thank…

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Posted in Christian Living Parables

Parables in Matthew 13:24-43 The Weeds & Mustard Seeds

  Core Message: A parable is a short story designed to convey a larger truth. They are often obscure because…

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Posted in God's Plan Obedience Thanksgiving The Kingdom of Heaven

Matthew 22:1-14 – The Wedding Feast Symbolizes the Kingdom

  Core Message: Matthew 22: 1-14 is a passage in the Bible that provides the most detailed description of the…

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Posted in Faith Hope Peace

Romans 9:1-5 Peace and Hope

  Core Message: When a person is going through a difficult time, they can feel overwhelmed, discouraged, and down on…

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Posted in Christian Living Spiritual Maturity Worldly Pursuits

Romans 6: 8-23 Battling Sin in Our Lives

Core Message: Romans 6:12-23 is one of the most important passages in the New Testament. It deals with the issue…