New Normal

Trusting God through disruption and change

Mary - Faithfulness Through a New Normal

May 10, 2020 • Randy Hageman

The life of Mary shows us a real person, a woman who was confronted by a miraculous new normal through the birth of the Son of God, Jesus Christ. And yet, through all she faced, she demonstrated great faith, even as she still had struggles being Jesus’ mother. Mary shows us that following Jesus can help us deal with any challenge life brings and help us faithfully make the most of any new normal we face.

Paul - The Possibilities in a New Normal

May 3, 2020 • Randy Hageman

In times like these, it can become hard to see any good possibilities that may be ahead. But followers of Jesus affirm that God has a plan for our lives, even when it’s not obvious, and not even an epidemic can stop God from accomplishing His Will. Today we’ll see how God accomplished His will through a man who, at the time, was named Saul, but whom we’ve come to know as Paul.

Daniel - Preparing Ourselves for a New Normal

April 26, 2020 • Randy Hageman

As a teenager, Daniel found himself suddenly removed from his home in Jerusalem and taken to Babylon, where he would be trained for that kingdom’s civil service. Yet, in the midst of all those changes, Daniel understood that God was the unchanging foundation of his life and could help him overcome any change. Daniel shows us how to face change and new normals and stay true to the person God created us to be.

New Normal - Week 1

April 19, 2020 • Randy Hageman

At the age of seventeen Joseph’s entire life was turned upside down, from favorite son of Jacob in Canaan, to slave and then prisoner in Egypt. What did Joseph face, and how did he deal with these changes? What can his life teach us as we’re suddenly facing change? It seems overwhelming, but Joseph faced the truth while never losing hope, and he shows us how to do that, too!