Ephesians: Adopted Redeemed Therefore (2016-2017)
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."
Follow the Light (2016)
This Advent/Christmas teaching series looks at John 1 and illumines Jesus as the light of the world. The series runs November 27 - December 18, 2016.
Marks of a Healthy Community (2016)
This four-part miniseries will look at marks of healthy Christian community. It will begin August 21st and conclude September 11th, 2016.
Proverbs: The Wise Path of Jesus (2016)
This teaching series on the book of Proverbs will look at wisdom: what it is, what it isn't, how we get it, and how Jesus fully lived it out for us. We'll cover such topics as anger, words, friendship, money, foolishness, and pride. The series will run June 26th - August 14th.
Reclaiming Spiritual Disciplines ... Again (2016)
We studied this topic of spiritual disciplines as a church about a year ago. But we're excited to revisit this topic again since it continues to be such a pressing subject in our church body. We'll plan to cover some spiritual disciples we didnt last time, such as rest, discipleship, and confession. The series will run May 15th - June 19th.
We recommend grabbing a copy of "The Spirit of the Disciplines" by Dallas Willard as a companion resource to this series. We'll have it available at the Resource Table and at The Greenhouse for $10.
Looking Back & Looking Forward (2015-2016)
This two part mini-series engages with Word Of The Year (WOTY) and a grace-based approach to setting and evaluating goals. This series ran December 27, 2015 - January 17, 2016.
Unto Us a Son is Given (2015)
This Advent Christmas message series focuses on the four names for the promised Messiah prophesied in Isaiah 9:6: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Evelasting Father, and Price of Peace. We've been given an astounding gift: the Son of God, Jesus. Merry Christmas indeed!
This message series began November 29, 2015.
About Us: #newhopeksvalues (2015)
This message series looks at who New Hope Church is by focusing on some of the main things we value. It began September 6, 2015.
Galatians: Freedom Under Attack (2015)
This message series on the Epistle of Galatians focuses on the theme of freedom in Christ and how it is opposed by legalism. This series will run during the summer of 2015.
Reclaiming Spiritual Disciplines (2015)
This topical message series focuses on spiritual disciplines: and how we can and should reclaim them from contempory relative disuse and incorporate them into the rhythms of our Christian lives. All this is so that we can be better prepared and able to do the good works God has prepared us to do -- for His glory! This message series started February 8th, 2015.