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Who Am I - Without Christ?

Watch the full teaching here June 2, 2018 // This is part one of a six-part teaching series that answers the question, “Who Am I?” That we have all sinned and therefore we all stand in direct opposition to God is reality. In other words, we are God’s enemy and will be dealt with by banishment from His presence forever. All good things come from God, so when we are not His presence, no good things can be present. 1 Samuel 2:10a; Matthew 7:13; Matthew 13:49-50; John 3:18; 2 Thessalonians 1:9 #teaching #WhoAmI

Sharing Your Faith: Handling the Zingers

Watch the full teaching here May 27, 2018 // This is part six of a six-part teaching series on sharing your faith. When we share our faith, we inevitably encounter zinger responses such as:“There is no absolute truth”“Can you prove there is a God?”“How do you know the Bible is true?”“Doesn’t evolution prove the Bible is false?”“How can Jesus be the only way to God? Aren’t there many paths to Heaven?"“What happens to a person that never gets to hear about Jesus? Isn’t God mean to send them to hell?”“I don’t believe in Hell. There can’t be one.”“Can God create a rock that He can’t lift?”“I will get right with God when I get old.”“There are so many religions, how do I know which one is right?

Sharing Your Faith: Entering the Conversation

Watch the full teaching here May 20, 2018 // This is part five of a six-part teaching series on sharing your faith. Sharing our faith should be a natural part of who we are as Christians. The following areas are general ways we should live our lives in order to set the stage to share our faith: first, we need to be out in the world and put ourselves where we will have the opportunity to share our faith. Second, we need to be listening and praying for the Holy Spirit to give us the opportunity to share Christ with others. Third, we need to enter into the other person’s world and speak the language of the listener with the certainty that the Holy Spirit has already been preparing people to be

Sharing Your Faith: A Way of Being

Watch the full teaching here May 13, 2018 // This is part five of a six-part teaching series on sharing your faith. Sharing our faith should be a natural part of who we are as Christians. The following areas are general ways we should live our lives in order to set the stage to share our faith: first, we need to be out in the world and put ourselves where we will have the opportunity to share our faith. Second, we need to be listening and praying for the Holy Spirit to give us the opportunity to share Christ with others. Third, we need to enter into the other person’s world and speak the language of the listener with the certainty that the Holy Spirit has already been preparing people to b

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