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Have You Ever Longed For A Place Of Love And Acceptance? Part 20

Some anecdotes are timeless. They speak to people across generations, across cultures. Let's study Jesus’ parable of the prodigal son.

How God Helps Those Who Are Lost Find Their Way Back Home Part 19

Nobody sets out deliberately to get lost. You just go along making choices until suddenly you look around and wonder how you got here.

An Allegory Of God’s Love For The Lost Part 12

In Luke chapter 15, Jesus tells a story of a shepherd who leaves his entire flock in order to search for one lost sheep. Be encouraged as Haddon Robinson reflects on this important teaching.

Feel Like You’re Beyond Redemption? Part 43

We’ve all made mistakes we regret. Perhaps you’re living out the consequences of a recent decision. But hope is not lost! Let us introduce you to the “God of second chances.”

God May Have A Larger Plan In Motion For You Part 35

When we disobey God, why doesn’t He punish us on the spot? You’d think that would be the quickest way to keep us in line!

A Look At Samson’s Downfall -- His Demise Was Fully Influenced By The Company He Kept Part 34

Growing up, your mother always said to choose your friends wisely. And when you became a parent . . . you remind your kids to do the very same thing.

The Important Topic Of Compromise As We Explore The Fascinating Life Of Samson Part 33

Compromise is a slippery slope. One small infraction leads to another and another . . . and pretty soon you’re compromising everything you once held dear. Feel caught in the trap of a few poor choices in your life?

A Fascinating Dialogue On The Life Of Samson Part 32

Love is a wonderful thing. But if we’re not careful, the wrong kind of relationship can pull us away from our devotion to God. At times, love can be deceiving . . . and lead us away from the God we need most.

Explore Ways To Debate Issues With Christlike Love Part 17

Disagreements are part of daily life. And how we handle conflict is of great importance to God. Having difficulty addressing a difference in opinion? Don’t miss the practical advice.

What It Means To Be A Follower Of Christ In Our Culture Part 12

Is there a difference between a Christian rock band and Christians in a rock band? How about a Christian business verses a Christian in a business? Want to make a difference but don’t know where to start?

Living In Today’s Society While Nurturing A Vital Relationship With God Part 10

As Christians we’re called to be different . . . “set apart” . . . from the world. And yet, we live in a culture unsympathetic with our values.

What It Means To Be A Christian In Today’s Society Part 9

No one is immune from problems. Even Christians struggle with alcoholism, abuse, adultery, and divorce. So what sets us apart from the rest of the world?

An Insightful Discussion About Discernment Part 8

When you look back at our nation’s history, you’ll see many different ways “worldliness” was defined. An abhorrent sin during one era was perfectly normal in another. So how do we distinguish which is right and which is wrong?

What Does It Mean To Be In The World But Not Of The World? Part 7

Between traffic, work, kids, shopping . . . all the things that fill up our days . . . it’s hard not to get wrapped up in the “daily-ness” of life. When we’re engaged in the busy-ness of life . . . what does it mean to be in the world but not of the world?


A Look At The Christian Culture Part 5

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?