The Basics of Life

Can you see the Apostle Paul in your minds’ eye? He’s under house arrest in Rome and manacled to an Imperial Guard. He’d appealed to Caesar, but now he’s wasting away, stuck in an endless line of bureaucratic delays. He has no idea how Caesar will rule on his case. He might be set free, … [Read More…] The Basics of Life

Loved By Jesus

What if Jesus’ love is the secret to an identity so deep, meaningful, rich, and lasting that all other identities fade into insignificance? What if the secret of abundant life is found in Jesus’ death-defying love? The Apostle John’s most defining, grounding, and meaningful identity was found in the simple fact that he was and always would be loved by Jesus. In the end, nothing else mattered. His accomplishments, connections, titles, writings, and even his very life faded in comparison to the blazing reality that he was loved by Jesus. And that love changed John forever.

05/23/2021

The Vine

Philip MillerJohn 15:1-17

05/16/2021

The Dance

Philip MillerJohn 14:15-31

05/09/2021

The Way

Philip MillerJohn 14:1-14

04/18/2021

The Troubled

Philip MillerJohn 13:14-38

04/11/2021

The Servant

Philip MillerJohn 13:1-17

03/28/2021

The Hour

Philip MillerJohn 12:12-50

03/21/2021

The Anointed

Philip MillerJohn 11:54—12:11

03/14/2021

The Life

Philip MillerJohn 11:1-53

03/07/2021

The Divine

Philip MillerJohn 10:22-42

02/28/2021

The Shepherd

Philip MillerJohn 10:1-21

Single Messages

These are one-off messages on special topics preached by our pastoral staff or guest speakers.

09/13/2020

Be The Church

Philip MillerActs 2:42–47

09/06/2020

A Call For True Unity

Bill BertschePhilippians 2:1-4

08/02/2020

A Faith At Which Jesus Marvels

Steve FarishLuke 7:1–10

07/26/2020

The Necessity of Courage

Bill BertscheNumbers 13-14, Deuteronomy 1, Joshua 14

04/12/2020

Four Results of the Resurrection

Michael BestRomans 10:9-10

04/05/2020

Jesus and the City

Josue ReyesLuke 19:41-44

04/05/2020

Three Lessons from Palm Sunday

Michael BestMatthew 21:1–5

03/29/2020

Gospel Renewal

Philip MillerIsaiah 6

03/29/2020

The Three Invitations of Jesus

Philip MillerMark 3:13–19

03/22/2020

Fear Less

Michael BestPsalm 46:1-3

All In For Jesus

What a person believes about Jesus is the most important factor in how they live their life. Our study in Colossians shows us how to fully trust and obey Christ's teachings. Jesus went all in for us; will we go all in for Him?

06/02/2019

Captivated By Christ

Bill BertscheColossians 2:8-12

05/26/2019

Fan the Flame

Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 2:6-7

05/19/2019

Where’s Your Evidence?

Michael BestColossians 2:1-5

05/05/2019

The Mission of Your Life

Bill BertscheColossians 1:24-29

04/28/2019

Reconciled to God by Christ

Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 1:21–23

04/14/2019

The Greatest of All Time

Michael BestColossians 1:15–20

04/07/2019

Deliverance from Darkness

Bill BertscheColossians 1:13-14

03/31/2019

A Prisoner’s Prayer: Prescription for Spiritual Growth

Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 1:9-12

03/10/2019

The Real Deal

Michael BestColossians 1:3-8

Explore God

We all have questions. We all wonder. Explore God with us as we investigate the seven most common questions about Christianity and faith.

01/20/2019

Does God Exist?

Josue ReyesVarious Passages

01/20/2019

Is There A God?

Ed StetzerPslam 19:1-6 | Psalm 30:4-5

01/13/2019

Does Life Have a Purpose?

Bill BertscheGenesis 1:26-27 | Psalm 139

01/13/2019

The Path To Purpose

Larry McCarthy, Jr.Ecclesiastes 1:1–16

Be The Church

In this series, we're exploring how the life of the early church gives us the mission, message, and motivation to be a catalyst for change today in Chicago.

09/16/2018

Back To The Basics

Michael BestActs 1:1-11

Legacy

What legacy did Abraham leave his sons Isaac and Jacob? And what lessons can we learn from their story that impact our lives today? In this series, we’re looking at how faith is a legacy that is passed down from one generation to the next.

09/23/2018

Like Father Like Son

Michael BestGenesis 26:1-35

09/16/2018

Sibling Rivalry

Michael BestGenesis 25:19-34