One Another Research shows that it takes seven positive statements to counter one negative. We all know how a spirit of negativity can lead to discouragement and a lack of motivation. This can be especially true for a church. God has given the church one of the most potent tools in its relational toolkit – […]
Open Doors From ancient times this one practice has served to build community in ways few other practices have. Believers for centuries have used hospitality not only as a virtue, but as a means of demonstrating God’s love to others in tangible ways. In this message we look at the importance of hospitality, and how […]
United We Stand We begin a new, 4-part series Community Builders: The Habits That Make Us Better. In this opening message we will look at one of the most troubling dilemmas for the church – one in which limits its effectiveness and its mission. In Jesus’ final prayer before the cross, he places this issue […]
2 Corinthians 10:10-12 In this message we share some of the common intruders that impede a vital relationship with God.
In this final message we look at the people of God as a distinct community – a continuum from the earliest pages of the Bible. Today we know it as the church. No institution matches its dynamics or its purpose. Despite rumours of its decline, and the continual attacks that it faces, Jesus promised that […]