Surviving and Thriving in Babylon (Daniel 6 and 9)

PLAY AUDIO: MOTIVATE EXAMINE  As hanging wires carry electricity, prayer is the carrier of God’s power. John Wesley said, “God does nothing on earth except in answer to prayer.” His point was that God is always at work answering the prayers of His people. Likewise, the people of God must pray if we want to…

Surviving and Thriving in Babylon (Daniel 1)

PLAY AUDIO MOTIVATE Vacation: precious time with family. priceless sight-seeing. VBS – Study of Daniel’s life In God’s providence, today we’re starting 2-week series on Daniel: Surviving & Thriving In Babylon[1]. – Babylon was a symbol of human decadence but eventually of God’s judgment. – King Nebuchadnezzar is notorious for his power as well as…

Why The Cross Matters (Mark 15-16)

PLAY AUDIO: 8:15 Gathering 10:45 Gathering MOTIVATE Easter is for everyone. Christians enjoy Easter because it’s the reminder of hope; because no one wants to be hopeless. “Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things. And no good thing ever dies.” Shawshank Redemption You may not be a Christian but perhaps you will…

Life in Proverbs: My Work Before God

PLAY AUDIO: MOTIVATE Work is where we spend most of our time. About 8 hours a day, 5 days week. If you were to multiply this time: 40 hours x 50 weeks x 40 years = 80k hours; that’s 4 million 800K minutes or 288 million seconds. Anyone counting? That is a lot of time!…