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Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 2:11-12]

Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 2:11-12]

From our current Series, Sojourners & Exiles: A Summer in 1 Peter. Join us on Saturday nights at 8:30pm. 1 Peter 2:11-12 is what Tim Chester calls a “headline for everything that is coming next.” He commands us to abstain from certain practices in order that we might live such good lives in our neighborhoods, workplaces, relationships, and ...

Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 2:4-10]

Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 2:4-10]

From our current Series, Sojourners & Exiles: A Summer in 1 Peter. Join us on Saturday nights at 8:30pm. “I like Jesus, but I don’t like the church.” If you’re a 20-something, you’ve either heard that phrase or thought it yourself. There are plenty of reasons why 20-somethings don’t like the Church: historical baggage, too institutional, painful experiences ...

Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 1:22-2:3]

Sojourners & Exiles [1 Peter 1:22-2:3]

From our current Series, Sojourners & Exiles: A Summer in 1 Peter. Join us on Saturday nights at 8:30pm. Despite being the most connected generation in history, many 20-somethings are surprisingly lonely and desperate for community. But what is community? Although many 20-somethings and churches use the word community all the time, there is widespread confusion about what it actually means—rarely do ...