This series is an in depth study of the Epistle to the Ephesians. It began January 24, 2016 and concludes Spring 2017.
The series subtitle -- "Adopted Redeemed Therefore" -- aludes to the general theme and structure of the Ephesians: What God has done, Who we are, and How that should play out practically in our lives. The initials of the subtitle spell "ART", another subtheme of the book and the thinking behind the image of the stained glass: Ephesians 2:10 "We are His masterpiece, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them."
May 7, 2017
This message recaps our Ephesians series and shows the foundation of the Christian life is the adoptive work of the Father, the redemptive work of the Son, and the empowering work of the Spirit to
April 23, 2017
This message covers the final few verses of the letter to the Ephesians and shows how the culmination and application of the entire book is the call to a life of discipleship -- investing our lives
April 2, 2017
This message finishes up the mini-series on spiritual warfare by focusing on the power and necessity of prayer; indeed, it is the very way we put on the Armor of God!
March 27, 2017
This thrid message of the mini-series on Spiritual Warfare looks at the Word of God, the Sword of the Spirit, and how it helps us fight against the temptations and lies of the Devil.
March 19, 2017
This second message within the mini-series on Spiritual Warfare focuses on the strategy of God and his people. Contrary to many people's conception, the church's strategy is offensive, raiding Satan's kingdom by bringing the Good News of Christ to those imprisioned. The message concludes by looking at the Armor of God and how believers are to use it collectively on this mission.
March 12, 2017
This message begins the final section of our study on Ephesians: a four-part mini-series on Spiritual Warfare. This first of those messages begins by looking at who our spiritual enemy, Satan, is and what his tactics are.
March 5, 2017
This message looks at how the Gospel influences the way we work and gives both bosses and employees power through the Holy Spirit to serve one another in love, as to the Lord.
February 26, 2017
This message looks at the topic of Spirit-filled parenting. There is an initial shorter message followed by a panel interaction with parents and children.
February 19, 2017
This second part of our investigation into what a Spirit-filled marriage looks like focuses on the divine call for husbands to love their wives as Christ loved the church.
February 12, 2017
This message is the first of a two-part look at God's words about marriage to the Ephesians. This part looks specifically at the topic of submission as it pertains to husbands and wives.