Series Description

"Christian" is a label that can be good, bad, attractive, or repelling. It's a bit loaded. But where did the word come from? And did it come with instructions?

About The Artwork

This series design incorporates a bunch of typefaces all trying to merge together to spell the word “CHRISTIAN?”. The typefaces are modern, traditional, bold, conservative, easy to read, and difficult to read. Our definition of Christianity is so often a messy combination of these approaches represented by the type.

What is a Disciple?

April 14, 2019

2 Timothy 2:2

Early followers of Jesus did not have a very easy time of it – persecution was very real for them, especially those in Rome. In spite of these bleak circumstances Jesus painted a beautifully compelling picture of what a life of a disciple was to be like. Today, be prepared to have something awakened in you!

Why Grace and Truth?

April 7, 2019

John 1:17

These 2 words describe the way that Jesus lived and loved. This presented a problem to the religious of the day because to live and love this way is messy. Disciples then and disciples now struggle with how this should happen in our lives. Today, we will look at how these 2 words made Jesus’ love revolutionary.

How am I to treat Outsiders?

March 31, 2019

1 Corinthians 5

The dream of Jesus was that His Kingdom of followers would spread and grow through the work of the church. The early church sure shows us this happening, but what about today? What has happened to the church’s influence for our time? Today is going to be an eye-opener!

Who does God say I am?

March 24, 2019

Romans 8

Many of you have been called different names over the years, and this may have shaped who you think you are. But finding out who God says you are is an extremely powerful truth you need to know. Today, we want to clarify who God says you are, and why this matters in how we do our day to day life.

Why do I continue to Sin?

March 17, 2019

Romans 7

Once we understand the great lengths that Jesus went to solve the sin problem, then why, when we want to live as followers of Jesus, do we not carry it out? Why do I end up not doing the things that I want to do? I thought the sin problem was solved. Today, we want to look at how we overcome this dilemma.

What is our Sin Solution?

March 10, 2019

Romans 6

Many people would say that Christians have good standing with God because they live good lives, doing good things; bottom line obeying the commandments has taken care of the sin problem. But this is not true – so then what is true?

Why is Sin a Problem?

March 3, 2019

Romans 5

As we see in the term “Christian” there is varied reactions to it. So to with the term “Sin”. Jesus told his followers that he came to die – actually die for sin because it was that much of a problem. Today we want to look at why sin is such a problem.

What is a Christian?

February 24, 2019

John 13:35

"Christian" is a label that can be good, bad, attractive, or repelling. It's a bit loaded. But where did the word come from? And did it come with instructions? Today let’s look at where the word came from and clarify what Jesus asks of us.