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Paul and the Philosophers
July 28, 2019

Paul and the Philosophers

Imagine that the smartest people on the planet, in the most academically intimidating location on the planet, demand that you advocate for your faith in an intellectual and robust way without being given any time...


Paul's Second Missionary Journey
July 21, 2019

Paul’s Second Missionary Journey

After visiting a number of churches during his first missionary journey, Paul decided pay them a second visit to see how things were going. Things were going really well until Paul did something that impacted...


By God's Grace
July 14, 2019

By God’s Grace

The Church was about 20 years old and some Jewish Christians began teaching that everyone needed to follow certain Jewish customs and keep the law of Moses to be accepted by God. Pastor Joe discusses...


The First Missionary Journey
July 07, 2019

The First Missionary Journey

Pastor Joe describes when leaders began to emerge in the Church and how Saul—eventually named Paul—and Barnabas were confirmed, commissioned, and sent on a 2-year-long journey. We see Paul’s first recorded sermon in which he...


Jesus is for Everyone
June 23, 2019

Jesus is for Everyone

What is the definition of “Everyone”? Seems like a simple question. However, for the believers in Acts 10, it wasn’t so simple. Watch as we unpack one of the most amazing and church-changing moments in...


From Persecutor to Preacher
June 16, 2019

From Persecutor to Preacher

Pastor Joe talks about a person who was on his way to imprison Christians when he had an unexpected encounter with Jesus. That encounter would change the trajectory of his life and the course of...


A Church on the Move
June 09, 2019

A Church on the Move

Although various leaders sought to destroy the early Church, their persecution actually fueled its growth. Another factor was the impact of the Holy Spirit, which led a man named Phillip to have a rather incredible...


First Resistance
May 12, 2019

First Resistance

The church began with gusto! 3,000 converts on day one; being led by the Apostles in the great adventure of following Christ. However, in Acts 3 & 4, this courageous group of Christians will meet...