March 2018

The Cost of CompromiseWe’ll watch the tragic sequence of compromises during Jesus’ trial that led Pilate to change from proclaiming Jesus as innocent to sentencing Jesus to death. Along the way we’ll explore how we can protect ourselves from yielding to what seem like “small” compromises in our lives.

We’ll watch the tragic sequence of compromises during Jesus’ trial that led Pilate to change from proclaiming Jesus as innocent to sentencing Jesus to death. Along the way we’ll explore how we can protect ourselves from yielding to what seem like “small” compromises in our lives.



February 2018

The Seven ‘Meh’-dly Sins

Pastor Josh Raskin, our Student Ministries Pastor will be preaching from Matthew 23:1-7.



See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Think No Evil

We encounter stimuli every day and make decisions based on what we notice and what remains in our thoughts. We have to be careful about what we allow to take hold of our minds because it can become a formidable seduction into temptation. Let us learn together how to guard our hearts and minds so […]



January 2018

Sexual Sanity

We live in a sexualized society. Ads filled with sexual themes to grasp attention. Pornography shaping people’s view of sex. Sexual harassment in the news every day. Women living in fear of rape. Sexual slavery to meet the whims of customers. How did we get here? What does God have to say? We’ll study God’s […]



The Sin Cycle

James vividly describes the “life cycle” of sin that begins with temptation, which evokes our desires, then seduces us to sin, which ultimately leads to death. We’ll explore this tragic progression and learn how to break the sin cycle within our hearts and the destructive generational cycles we might have inherited.



Wilderness Warfare

Temptations often strike when we are most vulnerable. Stressed. Tired. Complacent. Alone. Jesus was tempted while he was extremely vulnerable in the wilderness. We’ll learn from Jesus why it’s worth fighting our battles with temptation and how we can be prepared to protect ourselves when tempted. 



Temptation

Temptations surround us and lurk within us. We all wrestle with temptations like greed, power, lust, sex, anger, addictions, and more. Every day we read about more people in our culture yielding to temptations with disastrous impact. How can we faithfully follow Christ in our world filled with temptations? This series is designed to grow […]