Jesus reveals God to humanity but also displays to humanity a picture of what it means to be human. Want to be more human? More fully alive? More true to yourself in the way you were meant to be? This is found in relationship with God, living in his kingdom according to his ways. Jesus teaches what this looks like and displays this reality. Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount is one of the most famous portions of Scripture that describes life in God’s kingdom. It has been called a “kingdom manifesto.” This summer series examines portion of Jesus’ great Sermon.

Jesus’ Challenge to Our Ways of Thinking

Guest speaker Dr. Greg Mitchell examines Jesus’ well known teaching of the house built of the rock versus the sand. He looks at this in a contextualized and creative way that challenges us to examine how we think and who leads our life.

Matthew 7:24-29
August 7, 2016

Jesus’ word on Judging

For many unbelievers the thought of judgement turns them away from any form of religion. Listen as Jesus unpacks the topic of judgement and how Christ followers are to respond in grace and truth.

Matthew 7:1-6
July 24, 2016

How to Face Anxiety According to Jesus

Listen along as guest speaker Joshua Dool unpacks what Jesus has to say about anxiety and how it ties into the treasure of our heart.

Matthew 6:19-34
July 17, 2016

How to Change the World According to Jesus

The Lord’s Prayer is was not intended to become magical words we recite. Rather, it is a model for prayer that transforms how we understand God and connect with him.

Matthew 6:5-15
July 10, 2016

How to Face Evil According to Jesus

What does it mean to “turn the other cheek” and “go the extra mile”? In this passage, Jesus gives one of his most famous and most radical teachings. Listen and be encouraged by the crazy love of God and inspired to face evil in a Jesus-centered way.
Note: this teaching occurred at an outdoor Church At the Park Gathering which may affect the recording.

Matthew 5:38-48
June 26, 2016

How to be Salt and Light

Follow along as guest speaker Scott examines the meaning Jesus may have had in this passage about Salt and Light. Listen as he examines how being in focus and counter cultural applies.

Matthew 5:13-16
June 12, 2016

The Pursuit of Happiness According to Jesus

How does one pursue true life and happiness according to Jesus and how is this different than what our world teaches?  This teaching introduces Jesus’ famous Sermon on the Mount and the summer series “how to be human.”  Pastor Brett discusses the opening of Jesus’ sermon which lays a foundation for all that follows.  Jesus opens his famous sermon about the kingdom of God with “blessed are the poor in Spirit…”  What does this mean for us?

Matthew 4:23-5:11
June 5, 2016