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This series will walk through some key moments in the story of salvation leading toward the cross and resurrection.  At all of these points in the journey we are faced with questions which challenge our own view of God and our relationship to him.

March 5, 2017

Genesis 3

“Where are you?”

In this story of Adam and Eve, and the bite of the fruit, God is telling us what went wrong (and what goes wrong) with humans; and how He has (and does) respond.  Wherever you are, whatever you have done, God seeks to pull you out of hiding.  This story shows us how God does this.


March 12, 2017

John 3

“How can this be?”

How can it be that God changes us into the likeness of Christ, through the power of the Holy Spirit?  Many of us are dragged down by normal, and wonder how life can be any different than normal.  Jesus tells us the first step to take.


March 19, 2017

Exodus 17

“Is the Lord among us or not?”

Again and again God provides ‘make-no-mistake-this-is-from-God’ moments, intended for us to know and trust that He is with us always.  Again and again we forget and resort to negativity.  And yet God, in his grace, delivers us.

April 2, 2017

 John 1:1-45

 “Do you believe this?”

Jesus asks this question of us.  Do you believe that he is the resurrection and life.  Jesus raises Lazarus so that those around him would believe.

April 9, 2017

Matthew 27:11-54

“What shall I do, then, with Jesus?”

This question comes from the mouth of Pontius Pilate.  We will hold and weigh and examine this question within ourselves: what shall we do with Jesus, who is called the Christ?  If Jesus was just a man, then….If Jesus is God, then….