Phil Ware challenges us with a hard truth about our low expectations of what we believe Jesus can do with us, for us, and through us -- are we, the church, the Nazareth of today?
08/15/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series called Beyond Bread and Wine and focuses on the three sets of words we most long to hear.
08/12/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware looks at Jesus and how he brings us victory over our worst fears as adults.
08/01/2017 by Phil Ware
Rubel Shelly gives us a practical, yet very challenging, set of practices to help us pursue unity with other believers without compromising our own faith and commitment to Scripture.
07/20/2017 by Rubel Shelly
Phil Ware continues looking at the gospel of Mark and reminds us that Jesus isn't a patch on religion or a new joy to infuse old and stale religion; he is an altogether all new thing.
07/18/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us that God keeps his promises and Jesus is the ultimate proof that God's promises can be trusted!
07/13/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware asks a bunch of troubling questions as he looks at the story of Jesus and his call of Levi and the party Levi had at his house afterwords.
07/11/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware challenges us to remember that Jesus was God made touchable and that Communion makes God touchable to us again.
07/08/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado reminds us about our freedom to choose Jesus and eternal life or not.
07/06/2017 by Max Lucado
Phil Ware reminds us of Mark's story about Jesus and the four friends who dug a hole in the roof to get their buddy to Jesus.
07/04/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us that The Lord's Supper is not a time to just look back, but also a time of great anticipation and eager expectation for the Lord's return.
06/24/2017 by Phil Ware
A parable is a story that illustrates a spiritual point -- like selling phone book ads and making disciples.
06/22/2017 by Steve Ridgell
Phil Ware shares insight on the beginning of Mark's gospel and how salvation is preceded by service, serving comes before saving, and the gospel always begins with a servant.
06/20/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us that the cross was personal to Jesus and to us and because of it, we come to God as our 'Abba Father.'
06/17/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us of the four ways we often view people that are very crass and treats them as less than human, then he compares that to how Jesus views people.
06/13/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware completes his four-part series called 'Ancient Wisdom, Modern Grace.' He reminds us of our need to be a risk-taking group of Jesus followers
06/06/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series on 'Ancient Wisdom, Today's Grace' and challenges us to follow Paul's example of using our songs to call us back to Jesus.
05/23/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us that violence is not God's plan, but humanity's corrupt and wicked propensity to injure and mar those created in the image of God.
05/04/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series of Communion devotionals called 'Beyond Bread and Wine' with a reminder that our often taken for granted hands can lead us to a profound grace!
04/29/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado reminds us that mercy may be hard, but it is often the only solution and that solution can only be offered by the one offended.
04/27/2017 by Max Lucado
This is a harmonization of the accounts from the Gospels, Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, of the resurrection appearances of Jesus on the first day of his resurrection.
04/16/2017 by The Life & Teachings of Jesus of Nazareth
Max Lucado shares insights from the Bible about what happens to us when we die and what Jesus' resurrection means to our hope.
04/15/2017 by Max Lucado
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us of God's grace: both his common grace and his sacrificial grace meant to save us from our sinful failures and save us to share his gracious purposes with the world.
04/06/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his "I Doubt It" series focused today on Jesus' promise to Mary that those who believe in him will never die.
04/04/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware continue their messages on God's plan of redemption and how God longs to restore us to himself.
03/30/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware