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Waiting for God to show up

Anticipating medical test results, standing in a long line, sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic, sometimes waiting seems impossible! Let's study a passage in Mark chapter 5 where a woman has been waiting 12 years for God to show up and heal her. What was taking Him so long?

Discover why we observe Christmas on December 25

Every year, we can count on celebrating the birth of Jesus on the same day, December 25. That spot on the calendar has marked Christmas day for generations!

Let’s look at some surprising details surrounding Jesus’ birth

A classic nativity display includes Mary, Joseph, shepherds, wise men, animals, and baby Jesus . . . all together under the roof of a quaint stable. We’ll discover that our nativity scenes may not represent the actual Christmas story! A special Christmas study.

The historical details surrounding Jesus’ birth

We’re familiar with the characters, setting, and storyline of the birth of Jesus. But is the Christmas story we’ve come to know really how it all happened? The conversation is sure to surprise you!

A Prescription For Overcoming Worry

So many of us are prone to worry. We churn over our kids, our jobs, and our future. Let's look at Matthew 6, verse 24. Perhaps you’ve been anxious lately.

Discover The Meaning Behind The Familiar Christmas Carol, “good King Wenceslas”

As followers of God, we’re called to take care of the poor. "Good King Wenceslas" is the compelling story about a compassionate king who had a heart for the less fortunate.

Discover The Hidden Meaning Behind A Familiar Christmas Carol

The familiar Christmas tune, "The Twelve Days of Christmas," is often considered a silly song designed for children to sing. You might be surprised at what the partridge in a pear tree represents!

A Special Series On The History Of Our Favorite Christmas Carols

The familiar strains of Christmas carols fill the air this time of year. You hear them in grocery stores, in malls, in church services. But they aren’t mere melodies. For some the history goes back thousands of years. Let's get in the true spirit of Christmas!

Look To God’s Word For Help When Mixing Politics And Religion

For centuries, religious wars and political battles have been fought in the name of God. Look to God’s Word for help with sensitive cultural issues.

A Insightful Look Into Two Brilliant Minds Of The Twentieth Century

Sigmund Freud and C. S. Lewis -- a stark contrast in worldviews.

The Contrasting Views Of Sigmund Freud And C. S. Lewis

Pain is a part of life. And for many, it’s difficult to reconcile the suffering in the world, to the existence of a loving, benevolent God. Special guest Dr. Armand Nicholi address the problem of pain.

Celebrate The Real Reason For The Season, A King Is Born!

Feeling a bit overwhelmed by reindeer and Santa Claus sightings? This Christmas, take a few moments to enjoy the refreshing dialog on the real reason for the season.

Let’s Examine The Story And Meaning Of The Birth Of Christ

As Christmas approaches, we’re overwhelmed with shopping, decorating our home, and entertaining family and friends. But in the middle of all those demands, it’s important to reserve time to celebrate the birth of Jesus!

A Look At The Christian Culture

When we visit a foreign country, it’s easy to spot the differences in cultures. Local customs and the way people respond are different than we’re used to. Ever find that your beliefs collide with those around you--even in your own hometown?

Postmodern Thought (part 1 Of 2)

We live in a pluralistic society.

What does that mean?

Are all the ideas in our society of equal value?

PURPOSE: To help listeners understand why "truth" matters.

We live in a pluralistic society.