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December 10th, 2018

Ben continues the lectionary advent series with Preparation.  Looking at Malachi 3:1-4 and Luke 1:67-79, Ben explores how God prepared the world for Jesus, and how God prepares us to help other people.



December 3rd, 2018

Ben kicks off the advent season with Hope. Using the lectionary texts of Psalm 25:1-10 and Jeremiah 33:14-16, Ben explores the connection between being thankful and having hope.


The Final Authority

November 21st, 2018

Ben finishes the series on Matthew with The Final Authority. By looking at Matthew 17:1-8, Ben shows how Peter misunderstands Jesus and how we can too. When we struggle with where to go and what to believe about God, we look to Jesus.


A Divine Pattern

November 12th, 2018

Ben continues the series on Matthew by looking at A Divine Pattern of Jesus' rhythms of rest from Matthew 14:22-36. Ben reminds us even in seasons of busyness to take times of rest and use them to help us connect with God.


Jesus and the Flu

November 5th, 2018

Ben resumes the Matthew series in Jesus and the Flu. By looking at Matthew 8:1-4, Ben looks at Jesus putting his words into action and having compassion on an outsider, which challenges us to have compassion for people in our lives.


Brian & René Hart

October 23rd, 2018

Family Pastor, Rachelle Petersen, speaks to Brian & René Hart as they share their personal spiritual journeys. Hear about their story from starting out not connected to Christ to being leaders at Cornerstone Community Church working for Jesus' kingdom.


Salt in the Wound

October 8th, 2018

This week Ben looks at a familiar passage in Matthew in Salt in the Wound by looking at Matthew 5:13-16. Ben looks at our call to be salt and light and how understanding what salt meant changes how we are like salt now.


Matthew’s Long List

October 1st, 2018

Ben starts off a series in Matthew by looking at Matthew's Long List. By looking at Matthew 1:1-17, Ben examines how God was present throughout Israel's story, and how we don't have to be afraid because God is with us too.


My Identity

September 24th, 2018

Ben wraps up the culture series with My Identity. By looking at 1 Peter 2:4-10, Ben looks at how our culture sees identity, and how God sees our identity.


Seeking Fame

September 17th, 2018

Ben continues the culture series by talking about Seeking Fame and how fame-seeking behavior has become a common obsession in our world. Using Genesis 12:1-3, Ben shows how fame is like influence, and how we can use our own influence in good ways.


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