Joy In Christ Alone

It may not be possible to find even one Christian who does not get preoccupied with the things of this world. We live in a world in which we eat, sleep, fall in love and work, but when our hearts and minds are fixed on this world, we give up what God has for us.  In...

The Purposeful Church

The Christian life consists of pursuing God-given goals that draw us away from the values of our society and give us deep satisfaction. The fulfillment of these purposes is intricately connected to gathering together as the church. In this message we take a closer...

Living in the Midst of Meaninglessness: Joy

The pursuit of joy is at the center of the lives of most everyone who lives, but where can we find that joy?  Some search and seem to find it, others look but never do, still others grab onto something only to be disappointed. Ecclesiastes is known as a book...

The Meaninglessness of Wisdom

The human mind is capable of attaining knowledge and applying it in ways that have made life better for everyone.  But with all of its ingenuity, all its ability to innovate and imagine, it still has not been able to provide the answers to the greater and most...

Joy in Unexpected Places

One of the greatest things that many people experience at Christmas is as sense of joy.  All the sensations, the satisfaction and happiness that we enjoy at Christmas, we would love to have all the year long.  Everyone wants to be happy and they look for it in many...