January 9, 2022 • Jeff Manion • Genesis 28:10–22
Pastor Jeff Manion discusses Jacob’s encounter with God at Bethel. Through this conversation, God meets Jacob when he’s alone and afraid—to bless not only Jacob, but others too. We are challenged to remember that no matter our past, God calls us to trust him and make our faith our own.
Competition for the Heart
January 16, 2022 • Jeff Manion • Joshua 24:14–15
Pastor Jeff Manion unpacks Joshua’s final address to the leaders. Through this conversation, we see there are times we need to renew our commitment to God. We are challenged to identify where we are trusting something other than God and remove those things from our life.
From Ichabod to Ebenezer
January 23, 2022 • Jeff Manion • 1 Samuel 7:15–17
Pastor Jeff Manion talks about Samuel’s challenge to the people of Israel. Through this conversation, we see chaos is an opportunity to return to God. We are challenged to turn toward God, pour out our hearts in confession and remember how God has helped us.
Who Sends the Rain?
January 30, 2022 • 1 Kings 18:20–46
Pastor Jeff Manion explains Elijah’s showdown with the prophets of Baal at Mt. Carmel. Through this conversation, we see God uses a drought to get the people’s attention, expose their false gods and move them from spiritually stuck to started with him again. We are encouraged to recognize where we may be stuck and how we can return to God and experience his blessing.