Beliefs That Matter
In a world of diverse and changing philosophies, what are the most important beliefs to Christians? What should we focus on when we talk about our faith? How do our Christian beliefs intersect with our daily lives? These are questions every person should answer. Most of these questions are answered in Paul's letter to the Colossians. Dive deep into what this letter meant to early believers and what it means to us.
June 25 - Truth Matters
There are many "beliefs" out there. What is unique about Christian beliefs? What are the non-negotiables of the Christian faith? If you want to get rid of confusion and land on a solid foundation of faith, join us for an introduction to Beliefs That Matter. To prepare, read Colossians 1:1-8.
July 2 - Prayer Matters
What is prayer and what happens when I pray? There are many reasons to pray and many ways to pray. The best part of prayer is truly connecting with the God of the universe. Do you want to have the best relationship with God you could ever imagine? Then check out this message on why prayer matters. To prepare, read Colossians 1:9-14.
July 9 - Jesus Matters
There are a lot of ideas about who Jesus was and what we should believe about Him. Nothing matters more than what you believe about Jesus. The Apostle Paul makes it clear, Jesus is more than a religious teacher or leader. You've got to understand Jesus to understand God and the world. To prepare, read Colossians 1:15-2:5.
July 16 - Forgiveness Matters
Once we begin to understand Who God is and Who Jesus is, we also need to understand ourselves. If I'm honeset, I'll admit I've failed many people and I've even failed myself. Where does that leave me with God? To prepare, read Colossians 2:6-15.
July 23 - Priorities Matter
ONce we come to an understanding of God's design for our relationship with Him, what should happen in my life? Paul makes it clear, if our beliefs matter, the way we live matters too. Every area of our life should reflect our relationsip with God. To prepare, read Colossians 2:16-3:17.
July 30 - Relationships Matter
Guest Speaker: Brett Layton
Ok, I've established my beliefs and my priorities. Now what? Paul provides guidance for every relationship in my life that matters. You were wired for relationships. So, make them better than ever before. To prepare, read Colossians 3:18-4:18.