Striving Together

This past Sunday we looked at Philippians 1, Striving Together for the Faith of the Gospel. As Christians we instinctively understand our role to work together as a church family to reach our community for Christ. But, what does it look like if we are to strive together or partner together for the Gospel’s advancement? I suggested that Philippians 1 reveals four ways to assess

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Grace Life Values #3

relational living for Gospel advance We understand that if the Gospel of Jesus is going to advance in our community it will happen one person at a time. We value intentional, relational living to advance the Gospel. We encourage relationships with people that are seeking or are even hostile to the Gospel. We seek to follow Jesus’ practice by befriending people the religious world

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Grace Life Values #2

transparent, grace-based community The Christian life was not meant to be lived in isolation. The local church was designed by God to reflect His character in a world that desperately needs someone(s) to reflect the holy unity of the living God. The Scriptures reveal we need brothers and sisters in Christ for encouragement, accountability, and caring for one another. We attempt to accomplish this

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Grace Life Values #1

careful Christ-centered teaching We believe the Bible gives us all answers to life’s confusion. But the Bible is more than an answer guide to life’s tough questions. Christianity is about Jesus. The Bible reveals Jesus (John 5:39). As soon as we as a church family assume certain truths, we believe we begin to lose those very truths or, at least, their value in comparison

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