• Free Yourself, Be Yourself Recap

    By — October 31, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? The message of the Gospel is always hopeful and never condemning. The Gospel takes the shame off us! Today’s Text: “For the Scripture says, “Everyone who believes in him will not be put to shame.”” (Romans 10:11, ESV)

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  • Out of the Tomb of Shame [Part 2]

    By — October 28, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? Jesus comes into the midst of our lives, speaks peace to our troubled hearts, and then he gives himself to us. He heals shame. After Jesus’ death, his disciples hid together. They locked the world out, afraid of what might happen to them now that Jesus was gone. But Jesus wasn’t dead – he had risen! Today’s Text: “On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.”” (John 20:19, ESV)

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  • Out of the Tomb of Shame [Part 1]

    By — October 27, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? The hope of the gospel is that the same power that raised Jesus from the tomb can open our tombs of shame and let glorious light shine in. Today’s text: “…“and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to the working of his great might that he worked in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places….” (Ephesians 1:19–20, ESV)

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  • From Orphan to Heir [Part 2]

    By — October 26, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? God wanted you before you wanted Him. God always wanted you. There has been a great set-up for all eternity to reach you. Today’s Text: “For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!”” (Romans 8:15, ESV)

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  • From Orphan to Heir [Part 1]

    By — October 25, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? The story of the people of God is a move from being blessing grabbers to blessing givers. Today’s text: “Jacob said, “No, please, if I have found favor in your sight, then accept my present from my hand. For I have seen your face, which is like seeing the face of God, and you have accepted me. Please accept my blessing that is brought to you, because God has dealt graciously with me, and because I have enough.” Thus he urged him, and he took it.” (Genesis 33:10–11, ESV)

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  • How to Get People to Change [Part 2]

    By — October 24, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? You can’t control people and you can’t make them change, but you can be used by God to help them grow. Today’s Text: “So, being affectionately desirous of you, we were ready to share with you not only the gospel of God but also our own selves, because you had become very dear to us.” (1 Thessalonians 2:8, ESV)

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  • How to Get People to Change [Part 1]

    By — October 21, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? The more free you become, the more likely you are to be able to help others get free of shame. Today’s text: “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” (Romans 12:21, ESV)

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  • Choose Your God [Part 2]

    By — October 20, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? When you lose what you always thought you needed in order to be fulfilled, you find out that God was all you needed – and your shame lifts. Today’s text: “Every man is stupid and without knowledge; every goldsmith is put to shame by his idols, for his images are false, and there is no breath in them.” (Jeremiah 10:14, ESV)

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  • Choose Your God [Part 1]

    By — October 19, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? When you fall or fail and are still loved, shame lifts! Today’s text: “Every man is stupid and without knowledge; every goldsmith is put to shame by his idols, for his images are false, and there is no breath in them.” (Jeremiah 10:14, ESV)

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  • Are you ready for some good news? Whatever it is in your life today, no matter how bad it feels, you are not doomed. Today’s text: "Then the word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time, saying 'Arise, go to Ninevah, that great city, and call out against it the message that I tell you.' So Jonah arose and went to Ninevah, according to the word of The Lord." Jonah 3:1-3

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  • Are you ready for some good news? The truth is that, in Christ, no storm can stop you. Today’s text: “Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the belly of the fish, saying, “I called out to the Lord, out of my distress, and he answered me; out of the belly of Sheol I cried, and you heard my voice.” (Jonah 2:1–2, ESV)

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  • Shame Busters [Part 2]

    By — October 14, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? Whatever you’ve decided you have to have in order to feel valuable and meaningful – the love of Jesus is far superior to all of that. Today’s text: “But Ruth said, “Do not urge me to leave you or to return from following you. For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the Lord do so to me and more also if anything but death parts me from you.”” (Ruth 1:16–17, ESV)

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  • Shame Busters [Part 1]

    By — October 13, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? We have a God who clings to us. It’s the truth that heals our shame and lifts us from our depression. Today’s text: “Would you therefore refrain from marrying? No, my daughters, for it is exceedingly bitter to me for your sake that the hand of the Lord has gone out against me.” Then they lifted up their voices and wept again. And Orpah kissed her mother-in-law, but Ruth clung to her.” (Ruth 1:13–14, ESV)

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  • What Would Jesus Say [Part 2]

    By — October 12, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? The cycle of shame is broken by the Word of grace. Today’s Text: “And as they continued to ask him, he stood up and said to them, “Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her.” And once more he bent down and wrote on the ground. But when they heard it, they went away one by one, beginning with the older ones, and Jesus was left alone with the woman standing before him. Jesus stood up and said to her, “Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?”” (John 8:7–10, ESV)

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  • What Would Jesus Say [Part 1]

    By — October 11, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? When you hear Jesus speak, shame falls to the ground. Today’s Text: “Jesus stood up and said to her, “Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?” She said, “No one, Lord.” And Jesus said, “Neither do I condemn you; go, and from now on sin no more.”” (John 8:10–11, ESV)

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  • Are you ready for some good news? God pours unmerited favor upon you because of the fullness of God and the fulfillment of the New Covenant in Christ. Today’s text: “And David said, “Is there still anyone left of the house of Saul, that I may show him kindness for Jonathan’s sake?”” (2 Samuel 9:1, ESV)

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  • Are you ready for some good news? The King has found you, brought you out of hiding and invited you to the banquet table! Today’s text: “Then King David sent and brought him from the house of Machir the son of Ammiel, at Lo-debar. And Mephibosheth the son of Jonathan, son of Saul, came to David and fell on his face and paid homage. And David said, “Mephibosheth!” And he answered, “Behold, I am your servant.” And David said to him, “Do not fear, for I will show you kindness for the sake of your father Jonathan, and I will restore to you all the land of Saul your father, and you shall eat at my table always.” And he paid homage and said, “What is your servant, that you should show regard for a dead dog such as I?”” (2 Samuel 9:5–8, ESV)

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  • For the Want of a Mom and Dad [Part 2]

    By — October 06, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? Your new identity in Christ strengthens you to resist every form of temptation. Today’s text: “But he refused and said to his master’s wife, “Behold, because of me my master has no concern about anything in the house, and he has put everything that he has in my charge. He is not greater in this house than I am, nor has he kept back anything from me except you, because you are his wife. How then can I do this great wickedness and sin against God?”” (Genesis 39:8–9, ESV)

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  • For the Want of a Mom and Dad [Part 1]

    By — October 05, 2016

    Are you ready for some good news? In Christ, you’re no orphan. You’re an heir! Today’s text: “But we were gentle among you, like a nursing mother taking care of her own children. ... For you know how, like a father with his children, we exhorted each one of you and encouraged you ….” (1 Thessalonians 2:7–12, ESV)

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  • Large Item Pickup [Part 2]

    By — October 04, 2016

    e you ready for some good news? You don’t exist to please others; you exist to glorify God and live out your destiny in Christ. Today’s text: “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” (Jeremiah 29:11, ESV)

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