Micah: Hope Restored

In chapter 6 of Micah, the people of God were put on trial for their sins. The best defense they could come up with was “do you want some more sacrifices or offerings from us?” Needless to say, God found them guilty and sentenced them to punishment. Here in chapter...

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Micah: The Conquering King

These are crazy times we are living in, aren’t they?  There is civil unrest, moral degradation, political strife, grave injustices, not to mention the fact that we are currently in a global pandemic.  At times it can feel a bit as if we are losing, or to put it even...

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Micah: Distorted Justice

In Micah 3, Micah engages groups of leaders that are operating unjustly. He rebukes them for their sinful leadership. It’s here that we see: God confronts distorted forms of justice and brings retribution for it. It may be easy to check out and think that this doesn’t apply to us,...

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Micah: Oppression and Liberation

If you have ever been taken advantage of in any way, shape or form then you know the frustration,  anger and pain of oppression. That feeling wasn’t lost on the people of Israel, who were subjected to exploitation and oppression by their own people. It must be noted, that this...

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Crushing Our Idols: Micah 1

This past Sunday, we began what will be a 7-week series in the book of Micah. Much of this book is God’s response to the idol-worshiping reality that had gripped the people of God. This is God calling out their sin, making known His judgment and inviting them to repentance....

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Encountering Jesus: John Remix

As we finished up John’s gospel, we spent one final Sunday surveying some of the major themes from John.  John writes the gospel for us to believe in Jesus and find life in Him. 1.The Cosmological and Historical Threads of John:  In the Prologue, John helps us to see there...

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