Divine Disruption – Pt. 2 – Love

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Divine Disruption – Pt. 2 – Love Dave Riddle – 12/10/2017 Key Passages: 1 John 4:16, John 3:16, 1 John 3:1a, Ephesians 5:1 It is what He is 1 John 4:8-16 Everything we know about live we learned from God. It is what He does Ephesians 2:1-5 He took us, dead in our sin, and […]

Divine Disruption – Pt. 1 – Hope

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Divine Disruption – Pt. 1 – Hope Dave Riddle – 12/03/2017 Key Passages: Ephesians 2:2, 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17, Ephesians 1:18, Hebrews 10:23 Advent (Latin: adventus) – coming. The arrival of a notable thing, person, or event. Why is it that we can be legitimately hopeful? God is. If God isn’t, then none of this matters. […]

Thankful – Week 3 – A Grateful Witness

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Thankful – Week 3 – A Grateful Witness Dave Riddle – 11/26/2017 Key Passages: Luke 24:37-49, Acts 1:8 martys (Greek: μάρτυς) – a legal witness; a historical witness, i.e. one who was a spectator of something. Ethically, those whose faith in Christ has been proven genuine by experiencing a violent death. Sharing Jesus His Identity […]

Thankful – Week 2 – Our Spiritual House

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Thankful – Week 2 – Our Spiritual House Dave Riddle – 11/19/2017 Key Passages: 1 Peter 2:4-5, Ephesians 2:19 “One another” – Greek: allēlōn (ἀλλήλων) – one another, reciprocally, mutually Found in 94 verses Unity Ephesians 4:3 1/3 of the “one another” passages are about unity. United helping each other follow Jesus together. Humility “Humility […]

Thankful – Week 1 – The Lord Almighty

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Thankful – Week 1 – The Lord Almighty Dave Riddle – 11/12/2017 Key Passage: Psalm 145:1-21 He is worthy to be continually praised Psalm 145:1-2 His magnitude is beyond our ability to comprehend Psalm 145:3-5 His power leaves us astonished Psalm 145:6 He is altogether righteous and incredibly gracious Psalm 145:7-9 His kingdom is eternal […]

Romans 1-4 – Week 7 –  Justified!

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Romans 1-4 – Week 7 –  Justified! Dave Riddle – 11/05/2017 Key Passage: Romans 4:1-25 Romans 4 is a summary of how one man was (and every person is) declared righteous. Not by works, but by faith. Romans 4:3-4 “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him for righteousness.” Not by the law, but […]

Romans 1-4 – Week 6 –  The Great Question

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Romans 1-4 – Week 6 –  The Great Question Reagan Rose – 10/29/2017 Key Passage: Romans 3:21-31 The Great Question How does a righteous God justify sinful people? Righteousness – doing what is right. Justification – a legal declaration of righteousness. The Revelation of Righteousness Romans 3:21 The law and the prophets point us to […]

From Ordinary to Extraordinary

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From Ordinary to Extraordinary York Moore – 10/22/2017 Key Passage: John 2:1-12 Extraordinary – beyond what is usual, ordinary, regular, or established Experiencing the extraordinary grows joy-filled amazement in our lives. John 2:1-12 Wine in the Bible represents community, joy, celebration, and love. Isaiah 25:6 Jesus’ transformation of religious water into wine shows: the story […]

Romans 1-4 – Week 5 –  Every Last One of Us

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Romans 1-4 – Week 5 –  Every Last One of Us Dave Riddle – 10/15/2017 Key Passage: Romans 3:9-3:20 The Accusation Everyone is under the power of sin Romans 3:9 The Evidence Who we are Romans 3:10-12 See how many times Paul uses “no one” and “all”. achreioō (Greek: ἀχρειόω) – Worthless, to render useless, […]

Romans 1-4 – Week 4 –  That Won’t Get it Done

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Romans 1-4 – Week 4 –  That Won’t Get it Done Dave Riddle – 10/08/2017 Key Passage: Romans 2:17-3:8 Religious Heritage / Labels Romans 2:17 Jew – Tribe of Judah – The line of Abraham. Spiritual Knowledge Romans 2:18-21 The Law Sacred Observances Romans 2:25-27 Festivals Sabbath Circumcision As he answers some objections, Paul reminds […]