Series: Belonging (Spring/Summer 2016)

Our series “Belonging” considers our identity as inhabitants and citizens of our nation, our identity as citizens of heaven, and our identity as members of a church. We’ve also included “Why Are We Here?” from our first Sunday at the Thompson Barn as a preface to this series.

An Earthly Home

by Johnny Vanderhorst | June 26, 2016

The focus of our home now on earth is not where we are, but who we’re with. God designed the church to be a home on earth for His adopted children. And He designed us together to be a dwelling place for Him, where He shows His presence in a powerful way.

Eternal Home

by John Vanderhorst | June 19, 2016

All who belong to Christ are citizens of a far-off country, where Christ lives and rules; this is who we are, and it tells us how we are to live.

Not Our Home

by Blaine Freidline | June 12, 2016

If you are in Christ, though you are still at home on Earth, this world is not your home. But as Christ’s purpose was, so is yours: engage the world and give up every ounce you have to extend Christ’s redemption.

Why We are Here

by Johnny Vanderhorst | June 5, 2016

As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. For it stands in Scripture: “Behold, I […]