Peace is something we crave and long for. We can become masters of so many things (phone photography, architecture, and websites) but why is it peace in our lives and our world is so difficult to obtain? Happy are those who find peace with God and learn from Jesus how to make peace in their […]
Our guest speaker Cody shared about his life B.C. (Before Christ) and how he was hungry and thirsty for something to satisfy all the pain he went through as a child. He resorted to drugs, alcohol, and relationships with women, although those things left him even more broken, where he attempted suicide and spent time […]
Clara Mersiowsky recently defended her senior thesis titled, “On Purpose: Liberation in Suffering” which contrasted Augustine of Hippo and Victor Frankl and how they found liberation in suffering. Augustine experienced much mental suffering and Victor Frankl experienced intense physical suffering in Nazi concentration camps. Both however experienced liberation in their suffering by discovering their purpose. […]
Wendy and Derek offered powerful words of encouragement for us to use our gifts to make a difference in the world. Recent studies have proven that those involved in serving capacities and making a difference in other people’s lives are generally “happier” people. Mentor Kids is an organization doing incredible good in our local community […]
Kevin Smith offered us some great questions, insights and witty humor into how the management of our money impacts our happiness.
Suzan shares about how someone can be happy despite circumstances.
In our series on “What Makes You Happy,” our guest Tere Derbez-Zacher (who was Mexico’s first Olympic Gold Medalist) shares her secret to finding happiness. She didn’t find it in her accomplishments. She didn’t find it in receiving fame. She didn’t find it in wealth or possessions. Most importantly, she learned to distinguish between pleasure […]
This is one of Pastor Chris’ favorite stories about the Apostle Paul! Paul encounters a female slave who had the ability to predict the future. Some other translations say this girl was demon possessed! But after exploring the Greek, we learn something very unique and profound about the 1st century Greco Roman world!
Suzan shares about the Apostle Paul’s impact and how we can live lives that impact others for Jesus.
Kevin Smith (Smitty) explores the miracle stories in the Book of Acts that surround the early church and asks the question, “Do miracles still happen today?”
Pastor Susan shows how the Bible supports women leading the church and reveals how some of the Apostle Paul’s statements about women need to be read in their specific context. Thank you Pastor Susan!!
Sabbath Rest from La Casa de Cristo Youth on Vimeo. In six days God finished all the work of creation and on the seventh day, God rested. Jesus’ last words on the cross were, “It is finished” and then he laid his head to rest. What did Jesus finish? What did Jesus accomplish? Jesus finished […]
We accomplish great things when we are scattered, but there are some things we can only accomplish when we are gathered. The Bible has proven to be relevant and applicable to speak to our hearts and the hearts of humanity across the world. We read the Bible together because God is about making a People […]
Can you believe this kid is only a 7th grader? Colin Wood did an awesome job sharing his view on the Sabbath. #preachit