When you say you’re a follower of Christ, are you ready for what that really means? As Christians, are we really ready to “take up our cross and follow him?” The stakes are high, and opportunity is significant. This calls for radical actions based on a radical commitment to the one who demonstrated radical love.
Jesus held nothing back. He gave his life. We do not have the luxury of following him only when it’s convenient—we are called to follow him on a life-changing journey.
Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs will lead us through a new series, Radical, and explore what it looks like to stop playing it safe and truly live out what we believe.
Ep 1: How can we do all God has called us to do?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs kicked off a new series, Radical: Stop Playing it Safe. It’s time for us to do some evaluation. How deep is our commitment to the message of Jesus? From the book of Acts, Marty reminded us what the church was designed to be. Gathering together, giving generous...
Ep 2: How can we live in radical community?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our series, Radical: Stop Playing It Safe, with a focus on radical community. While we do have a personal relationship with God, we are called to be part of the kingdom of God, part of a community. Five components make up a radical church communit...
Ep 3: What is radical faith? How can we trust in Jesus?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our series, Radical: Stop Playing It Safe, addressing radical faith that is displayed in the act of baptism.
Radical faith is:
• Not just believing, but boldly acting on it.
• Required when you make a decision to follow Jesus.
Baptism – a command...
Ep 4: How does communion show God's love for us?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our series, Radical: Stop Playing It Safe, with a message on the Lord’s Supper, or Communion. Taking part in Communion is one of two celebrations, or rituals, along with baptism, commanded by Jesus in the New Testament. Jesus gave us this beautifu...
Ep 5: How can we experience the Holy Spirit's presence?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs continued in our series, Radical: Stop Playing It Safe, with a message on the Holy Spirit. When Jesus left his disciples he promised to send an advocate to be in us to lead us in truth. The Holy Spirit is the third person of the trinity, equal in every way to ...
Ep 6: How do we know the Bible is true and trustworthy?
This week Executive Pastor Terry Feix continued in our series, Radical: Stop Playing It Safe, with a message on his journey to find Radical Truth. After exploring (and embracing some) various ways of living and belief systems such as karma, living a personal truth, Buddhism, and agnosticism, he d...
Ep 7: What does it look like to pray radical prayers?
This week Senior Pastor Marty Grubbs gave the final sermon in the series Radical: Stop Playing It Safe with a message on radical prayer. Six short but daring prayers that, when God answers, will have enormous effect on your life—for the better. These prayers should have a place of priority in you...