Losing a Generation

John 1

January 29, 2017 • Jon Wood

There's been much talk of the rise of the "nones" in our nation regarding Millennials and others who have no religious affiliation (and don't want one.) For the church to ignore this reality is tragic and yet, to continue a practice of inviting young people into lukewarm Christianity is not the answer. Jon speaks of this reality.

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Philippians 1:3-8 • September 9, 2018 • David Tarkington

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Philippians 1:1-2 • September 2, 2018 • David Tarkington

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