How can we mature in faith through trials, rather than grow bitter? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from Job 23:1-14 on how Jesus can radically transform us in times of adversity as we hold to truth, ask honest questions, and take steps of faith.
What binds a community together and causes it to flourish? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from Titus 3:8-11 on how a community dependent on God’s power, obedient to His word, and united in His love can endure hardships and be ready for every good work.
How can God’s perfect knowledge be a comfort to us? Obed Brefo teaches from Psalm 139 on God’s intimate presence and grace in every individual’s life, and how this nearness is ultimately experienced through Jesus Christ.
What does it mean to surrender to God? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from 2 Samuel 15:13-31 on the freedom found in trusting God’s timing, living according to His will, and bringing our burdens before Him in prayer.
In times of difficulty, despair, and hardship, where do we turn? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from 1 Samuel 30:1-25 on the importance of listening to God and leaning on His grace.
How should we respond when we experience hostility? Pastor Jeremy Treat preaches from Psalm 56 on how God’s justice and care empower us to trust Him and love our enemies.
Since God’s ultimate plan culminates in perfect peace and joy, why is the journey there often hard? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from 1 Samuel 24 on how God uses difficult circumstances to shape our character and make us more like Jesus.
The suffering we experience as Christians will never have the last word. In fact, God uses our trials to lead us into deeper joy. Pastor Adam Smith preaches from 1 Peter 1:3-7 on the unshakeable hope that Jesus has given us.
How are Christians to view suffering and difficulties? Pastor Mark Dyrud expounds on Hebrews 12:3-13.
Everyone has an idea of what a good life consists of, but what does the Bible reveal a good life to be? Pastor Tim Chaddick teaches from Ruth 2:14-23, in which Boaz lives a biblical example of a good life.
How do you prepare for trials in your life? Pastor Tim Chaddick continues explaining what it looks like to be a Christian in this installment of the Signs of Life series.