Scripture: Isaiah 11:1-10 Message: Be Not Afraid: The Hopes and Fears of All the Years Rev. Randy Raak Through our hope in Jesus Christ, we follow Jesus and give our lives to him to continue the work of His Kingdom. In this hope, we dissolve fear and spread hope and peace across the world.
Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-20 Message: A Third Way: Suit Up Rev. Randy Raak Living as a Christian takes preparation and protection. God provides us his protection as a suit of armor as we study and pray to live His life against the evil of this world.
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29-5:21 Message: The Third Way: Let It Shine Rev. Randy Raak The Third Way is Being In the World but not Of the World. Our different understanding of reality shapes a different way of relating to others.
Scripture: Ephesians 4:1-16 Message: The Third Way: Living Up Rev. Randy Raak Living up to our calling includes a call to humility and finding unity. Each person’s diversity of gifts are used to build up the church.
Scripture: Ephesians 3:14-21 Message: A Third Way: A Holy Cyclone Rev. Randy Raak This is the first in a series called The Third Way. The early Christians were sometimes called “the 3rd way” in the 2nd century – not separatist Jews, and not fully Roman acculturated even though
Scripture: Isaiah 1:17; Deuteronomy 24:7; 1 Timothy 1:9-10 Message: How Many Slaves Today? Rev. Randy Raak We hold the value of human life in high regard because we are all created in the image of God.
Scripture: Ephesians 2:11-22 Message: Melting Pot Rev. Randy Raak God’s Kingdom is a “Melting Pot” of different groups coming together equally. In this Kingdom, we remove barriers so that we may receive Christ’s love, serve God and honor Him with our lives.