621 – Why The “Happiness” Gospel Is Letting You Down PLUS Articles, Radio, & Video Bible Study
Every Monday we compile and send you a convenient digest of all the NEW resources we’ve produced in the last seven days. You can pick and choose based on the teasers. We hope they help you grow as a disciple and, especially, as a disciple-maker.
Here’s what’s new…
August 7, 2015 | What Can Happen When a Man Finally Gets It
What did a lifelong criminal dying on a cross next to Jesus see that was so powerful he felt compelled to plead, “Jesus, remember me when You come into Your kingdom!” Join us as we seek to locate the significance of the crucifixion. Is it found in its brutality, its murderous purpose, or in the physical death of Jesus? The answers may surprise you. We’ll look at what can happen when a man finally gets it, and what it means for us today.
The Big Idea: Am I where I’m supposed to be? Am I doing what needs to be done? Is this where I can do the most good?
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August 6, 2015 | Love Leads to Credibility
I don’t know about you, but I have a hard time with know-it-alls. Especially religious know-it-alls. Know what I mean? It’s not a new problem. Paul wrote to Timothy about…
August 5, 2015 | What Does It Look Like To Be A “Christian” Citizen?
The Israelites were a minority in Babylon for 70 years. We catch a glimpse of God’s vision for citizenship by looking at how He instructed them to live…
August 4, 2015 | He Who Dies With The Most Toys
Some say, “He who dies with the most toys, wins.” Another take: “He who dies with the most toys, still dies.”
August 3, 2015 | Good News/Bad News
In the same way good news is rarely as good as it seems when you first hear it, bad news is rarely as bad.
August 1, 2015 | Why The “Happiness” Gospel Is Letting You Down
Many gospels, both religious and secular, focus mainly on “me” – how to be “happy, healthy, and wealthy.” To ask, “Does God want me to be happy (or to avoid suffering)?” is…