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Our purpose is to glorify God by making disciple-making disciples who love God, obey His commands, build up one another in the faith, and bear witness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ in Atlantic, Cass County and the world.

 

 

Recent Sermons

Tomorrow’s News Today

Christians hold a variety of positions on various aspects of the Return of Christ and the end of the world. While most of them are interesting, they are not all equally important.  In this between-series-sermon, we examine three of the Bible’s most basic and important affirmations about the future of humanity and the end of…

What’s a Dad to Do?

There is a lot of confusion these days about the role of fathers. Some think that a dad’s job is be the “fun parent” while mom does all the work. Others think that a dad’s job is to make money for the family. Still others think that dads aren’t that important at all — that…

Winning Back the Wanderers

This sermon concludes our study through James. We have said many times along the way that James is a very practical book. Yes, there is plenty of theology in this letter. But in the end, this book is about putting our faith in action. It’s not enough just to say we believe in Jesus; we…

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Lesson 2: Dating and Relationships

Dear parents, We’re continuing our “Love Life” series. In our first week we studied Jesus’ definition of love and saw how it contrasts with our common cultural understanding of that word. We also discovered that the Bible presents love as a sacrificial act, seen most clearly through Jesus’ death on the cross. This week we…

Lesson 1: Defining Love

Dear parents, We’ve launched a three-lesson series dealing with sex and dating. Each week students will explore different Scripture passages to help them understand God’s definition of love. In the first lesson, we defined love by gaining a biblical understanding of it. To do this, we read 1 John 3:16–4:21, an extended reflection on the…

When Anger Rears Its Ugly Head

Dear parents, This week in our Going Rogue series, we focused on anger and how it can destroy us from within, as well as injure people and things around us. The reality is that many good people lose control of their anger, and the results have varying degrees of consequence. Students discussed how anger most…

Student Ministry Blog

Lesson 2: Dating and Relationships

Dear parents, We’re continuing our “Love Life” series. In our first week we studied Jesus’ definition of love and saw how it contrasts with our common cultural understanding of that word. We also discovered that the Bible presents love as a sacrificial act, seen most clearly through Jesus’ death on the cross. This week we…

Lesson 1: Defining Love

Dear parents, We’ve launched a three-lesson series dealing with sex and dating. Each week students will explore different Scripture passages to help them understand God’s definition of love. In the first lesson, we defined love by gaining a biblical understanding of it. To do this, we read 1 John 3:16–4:21, an extended reflection on the…

When Anger Rears Its Ugly Head

Dear parents, This week in our Going Rogue series, we focused on anger and how it can destroy us from within, as well as injure people and things around us. The reality is that many good people lose control of their anger, and the results have varying degrees of consequence. Students discussed how anger most…