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Walk Humbly, Part 6: Not Just For You, In You

02 December, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 6: Not Just For You, In You

As we wrap up the Walk Humbly series, we take a look at the most poignant and powerful passage in scripture on the topic of humility; Philippians 2:1-11. If you haven’t read that in a while (or ever) now would be a grea

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Walk Humbly, Part 5: Clothed In Humility (No More Red Cup Christians)

17 November, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 5: Clothed In Humility (No More Red Cup Christians)

You probably saw it on the news, in your Facebook feed or somewhere else online – the major controversy over Starbucks Red Cup. What’s the deal with the Red Cup, and what in the world does the Red Cup have to do w

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Walk Humbly, Part 4: Humble Yourselves

10 November, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 4: Humble Yourselves

“But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” – James 4:6 Listen in as Rob Goff, who oversees our youth at SixEight, helps us get a great understanding of

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Walk Humbly, Part 3: It Takes Humility To Be In Community

03 November, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 3: It Takes Humility To Be In Community

There was this radical community that existed at the beginning of the church. We read about it in Acts chapter 2. They were radical. They shared things. They fellowshipped by choice and not by force. By all accounts, they wer

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Walk Humbly, Part 2: With Your God

26 October, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 2: With Your God

Have you ever found yourself asking the question “What kind of God would…?” We follow it with a hundred different things, and yet I don’t think we fully understand the implications of the question we a

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Walk Humbly, Part 1: Your Identity

20 October, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

Walk Humbly, Part 1: Your Identity

Why is it that the most insecure people are the most arrogant, while the most secure people are the most humble? The answer is really simple. Identity. When you are secure in your identity, you can walk in humility. Listen in

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The Disciples Project, Love Mercy: Why Are Christians So Unlike Christ?

06 September, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Love Mercy: Why Are Christians So Unlike Christ?

If you do a google search, you can find some humbling truths about Christians. Try it for yourself. Go to Google and type in the phrase, “Why are Christians so” and then just put a letter. Go through the letters o

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The Disciples Project, Module 4: Love Mercy

02 September, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 4: Love Mercy

Today, we look at what might be the most popular parable. It’s one we have talked about before. But, as we look at it, we realized there is a lot more to these few verses than we may have seen the first time around. The

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The Disciples Project, Module 4: Mutuality of Brokeness

26 August, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 4: Mutuality of Brokeness

A source we have been using through this “Love Mercy” series is a book entitled “The Cost of Community” by Jamie Aprin-Ricci. In the book he said this: “By recognizing we are as much in need of m

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The Disciples Project, Module 4: The Beating Heart of Mercy Is Grace

17 August, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 4: The Beating Heart of Mercy Is Grace

  We all have times in our lives where we are just going through the motions. We’re going through the motions at work, with our families or even in our walk with God. We are doing the action, but our heart isn&#821

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The Disciples Project, Module 4: Love Mercy Vs Terms of Service

11 August, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 4: Love Mercy Vs Terms of Service

We live in a very contractual society. Everything around us is built on terms of service, contracts and legal jar gin. We agree to terms we never read. When someone goes on, we look for the loop holes to be able to get out. T

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The Disciples Project, Module 3: One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others

12 June, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 3: One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others

In this last talk in the “Do Justice” series, we talk about our walk. Going back to 1970, we took a look at a lesson Big Bird taught us – One of these things is not like the others. As we talked, we discover

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The Disciples Project, Module 3: Doing Justice Means Dropping the Justifications

20 May, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 3: Doing Justice Means Dropping the Justifications

When Jesus taught his followers, he rarely taught on one layer. He was a master teacher, and he had an amazing way of stacking layer upon layer of meaning into a very simple teaching. This is exactly what we find when we look

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The Disciples Project, Module 3: The Greatest Injustice of All

28 April, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 3: The Greatest Injustice of All

There are some pretty awful things that happen in the world. If we were stop and list the top ten, we’d probably find ourselves in tears. We live in a broken and fallen world. Because of this, there are a lot of ways we

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The Disciples Project, Module 3: Why Do Justice? Part 2

21 April, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 3: Why Do Justice? Part 2

We have discussed, at great length, how being made in God’s image is a huge motivation for why we do justice. And that’s what we talked about last week. But, we haven’t really gone too deep on the idea that

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The Disciples Project, Module 3: Why Do Justice – Part 1

17 April, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 3: Why Do Justice – Part 1

  We are thrilled to be starting another module of “The Disciples Project!” If you don’t know, we are on a journey as a church. And our destination is being disciples. So, we have started this trip to d

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Be Prepared; Wouldn’t It Be Amazing

12 March, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Be Prepared; Wouldn’t It Be Amazing

This is the last session of the second module of “The Disciples Project.” It’s hard to believe we’ve already gotten through two modules on this journey! We’ll be finished before we know it! In th

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Baptism and Holiness

06 March, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Baptism and Holiness

Jesus’ command was to “Go into all the world and make disciples, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And I am with yo

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Grace Driven Generosity and Creativity

26 February, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Grace Driven Generosity and Creativity

Everyone loves to talk about grace. We’re amazed by it. We can’t believe we receive it. But when it comes to how we respond to grace with our lives and finances, now that’s a different story. Some might even

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: The SixEight Process

18 February, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: The SixEight Process

“We become disciples over time, not at one time.” “If we’re not making disciples, we’re not fully discipled.” These two statements are exactly what we talked about in the 7th week of this m

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: The Vine, The Branches and Trials

10 February, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: The Vine, The Branches and Trials

Jesus gave his disciples a very vivid illustration that is recorded in John 15. It’s a very familiar passage to many of us, but have we really dug into what Jesus is saying? What does it mean to be attached to the vine?

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Submission or Desertion and being Devoted To Prayer

03 February, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Submission or Desertion and being Devoted To Prayer

You’ve probably heard the term before. Maybe even used it. “I’m shopping for a church.” It’s become a pretty normal thing to hear in churches now-a-days. But, as we talk about in this session of

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Giving Our Lives To Take The Mask Off The World

27 January, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Giving Our Lives To Take The Mask Off The World

How much time and energy has the church at large spent over the past 20-30 years trying to fit in with the world? How has that affected Christians? Are we spending too much time trying to fit in and not enough time trying to

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: When everyone plays their part, and our defining characteristic is love, we will make a difference.

20 January, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: When everyone plays their part, and our defining characteristic is love, we will make a difference.

In our third week of this second module, we stopped to talk about the Body of Christ as it pertains to Spiritual Gifts as Paul describes in 1 Cor. 12. In the first talk, we discussed the idea: Everyone has a part to play, eve

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: The Radical Community and Where it all Went Wrong

15 January, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: The Radical Community and Where it all Went Wrong

Welcome to the second week of “The Disciples Project!” In this session we hit on two big topics. Radical Community for a Radical Mission When the early church movement became an institution. We continued in the ne

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The Disciples Project, Module 2: Ekklesia and Pentecost

06 January, 2015

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Module 2: Ekklesia and Pentecost

This week we started the second module in this journey we are on called “The Disciples Project.” And it’s an exciting module! We’re talking about this thing we call the church. In this week’s tal

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: Resurrection & The Cost of Discipleship

01 December, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: Resurrection & The Cost of Discipleship

This is it! The final week of this first module! Congratulations for those of you who have stuck with us through the whole module. I genuinely hope you have developed a deep sense of awe at the story of Redemption that encomp

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: Justification & Adoption

25 November, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: Justification & Adoption

In our next to final session of this first Module of “The Disciples Project” we are coving the topics of Justification & Adoption. As we talk about how amazing the fact of redemption is, we realize that redemp

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: Redemption

18 November, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: Redemption

Well, we finally get to it today! The big topic we’ve been waiting for throughout this whole first module of “The Disciples Project.” Redemption. What exactly is redemption? What is so important about being

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: Covenant of Grace

11 November, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: Covenant of Grace

As we journey on through this first module of the Disciples Project, we come to this overarching theme of the entire Bible, that is the Covenant of Grace. It is expressed in the beginning of Genesis and fulfilled at the end o

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Fall

06 November, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Fall

The fall has created an ache in us that can only be filled with Grace. Have you ever tried to play a badly scratched record? If you’re curious, you can listen in to see just what that sounds like. And it’s a great

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Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 4

29 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 4

As a part of “The Disciples Project” we are trying to start memorizing and internalizing some parts of the Bible that correlate with what we’re learning that week. To help us do that, we are also making wall

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Image Of God

29 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Image Of God

In this week of Part 1 of “The Disciples Project” we talk about the joy-filled subject of being made in God’s image. If you’re feeling worthless and purposeless, this is a talk you need to hear. That&#

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Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 3

22 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 3

As a part of “The Disciples Project” we are trying to start memorizing and internalizing some parts of the Bible that correlate with what we’re learning that week. To help us do that, we are also making wall

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Reliable Word of God

20 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: The Reliable Word of God

In the second week of the first module of “The Disciples Project” we build on the unchanging truth of God by looking at the primary vehicle He uses to reveal that truth: The Bible. If God knows everything, made ev

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Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 2

15 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciples Project, Module 1, Week 2

As a part of “The Disciples Project” we are trying to start memorizing and internalizing some parts of the Bible that correlate with what we’re learning that week. To help us do that, we are also making wall

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“The Disciples Project”, Week 2: Daily Guide (Let’s Be The Exception)

14 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

“The Disciples Project”, Week 2: Daily Guide (Let’s Be The Exception)

Before you just scroll the to bottom and download the guide for the week, take a minute to read these words: As we go through “The Disciples Project” together, one of the most important facets of it is the Daily G

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The Disciples Project, Part 1: Who is God?

13 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciples Project, Part 1: Who is God?

This week is the official first week of our 3 year journey as a church called, “The Disciples Project”! And we are excited! We began Module 1, Understanding Redemption by talking about the really big topic of &#82

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Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciple Project, Module 1, Week 1

08 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

Memory Verse Wallpaper: The Disciple Project, Module 1, Week 1

As a part of “The Disciple Project” we want to develop the habit of committing passages of scripture to memory. As a means to help us to this, we have created some wall paper with the verse to memorize for the wee

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The Disciple Project, Part 1: Introduction

08 October, 2014

Post By : David Lindner

The Disciple Project, Part 1: Introduction

This week we are starting something brand new that we are extremely excited about! We are calling it “The Disciple Project.” It’s a three year journey we are taking as a church in pursuit of becoming fully d

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