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Conquering the Giants

Key texts: 1 Samuel 17; 2 Samuel 21
Speaker: LaMar Troyer
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We all know the story of David and Goliath, but there were many other giants that needed to be conquered in Bible times. LaMar shares about five giants David and his men overcame and makes parallels to the challenges we face in our spiritual battle.

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Jesus, Our High Priest

Key texts: Hebrews 3:1; 8:5; 9:6-10; Exodus 36-40
Speaker: Conroy Loewen
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Conroy shares what he’s been learning about Jesus’ role as our high priest. As both the sacrifice and high priest, Jesus ensures that we are clean and holy. With this in mind, Conroy echoes the invitation of Hebrews: “Come boldly unto the throne of grace.” 

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The Immanuel Crisis


Key texts: Isaiah 7-14; Matthew 1; Romans 8
Speaker: Dru Lattin
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The name “Immanuel” is good news for Christians, making us think of the story of Christ’s birth. But the historical setting of the original prophecies of God-With-Us was anything but cheery. Dru shares the story of Ahaz and how he failed to turn to God in his crisis. Where do you turn when in a crisis? How will we respond to the promise of Immanuel? 

The Immanuel Crisis

We Need People

Speaker: Conroy Loewen
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God’s will for us is experienced most fully when we are with each other. Conroy shares about the importance of each other as we grow in Christ. Using Paul and Timothy as primary examples, he shares five things we must give and receive from each other:

  1. Encouragement – to speak life to one another
  2. Godly examples – to show life to each other.
  3. Love – both giving and receiving this hallmark of Christ’s disciples. 
  4. Spiritual encouragement. 
  5. Purity – accountability toward holiness that comes from regular interaction
We Need People – Conroy Loewen

A Biblical Theology of Celebration

Speaker: Dru Lattin
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Whether you look forward to or dread the American “holiday  season”, most of November and December revolve around celebration. How should Christians respond? Does it matter? In this short message, Dru looks at celebrations in the Bible and offers some suggestions for how Christians should celebrate. 

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Thanksgiving

Speaker: Elv Graber
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Elv shares about the history behind Thanksgiving in the USA and challenges us to live lives of thankfulness – for our own benefit, as an example for those around us, and ultimately, to bring glory to God for his great goodness to us.