November 2018

The Search for Happiness: Thankfulness

The search for happiness is not just an American pursuit.  Most everyone in the world would like to find happiness. Does God want me to be happy?  And what does the Bible say about the pursuit of happiness and how to find it?



October 2018

A Contrarian’s Guide to Knowing God: “What Does God Want?”

Over the course of our study, we’ve talked a lot about how we get to know God.  But what does God want?  What does He say is most important when trying to know and understand Him?



A Contrarian’s Guide to Knowing God: “What is Faith?”

It might surprise us to learn what Jesus taught us about faith, and how much it drives our spiritual growth. Obeying the teachings of Jesus just might be the spark that fuels our maturity in Christ.



A Contrarian’s Guide to Knowing God: “How Christian Community Changes Everything.”

We were meant to grow in relationship with Jesus, but we were also meant to grow in relationship with other Christians.  Jesus gave us the family of God for a reason, and our best environment for spiritual growth is to be an active participant in that family.