Jacob, Joseph, and Jesus
Life isn’t always linear; pain, sorrows, and suffering can move the direction of our lives away from our preferred path. Yet during these setbacks, it’s important to remember that our lives are a tapestry that will one day be fulfilled in its entirety and God’s ultimate plan will be revealed to us. Like Joseph’s story, … [Read More…] Jacob, Joseph, and Jesus
The story of Joseph—the son of Jacob and the great-grandson of Abraham—is an example of a life lived under the sovereign hand of God. It’s a story full of faith-building themes like integrity, faithfulness, trust, and forgiveness. Above it all is the loving and powerful hand of our Heavenly Father, who directs all things for the fulfillment of His promises, for our ultimate good and His eternal glory. Join us as we explore the ways the Lord leads His people through hardships and blessings, and learn to trust our mighty God more than ever.
Joseph: A Story of God's Sovereignty
Jacob, Joseph, and Jesus
Ed StetzerGenesis 46-47
God’s Sovereignty in the Midst of Suffering
Ed StetzerGenesis 45
Portrait of Repentance
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Genesis 44
Michael BestGenesis 43
The Cost of Rejecting God’s Sovereignty
Bill BertscheGenesis 42
Delightful Trust in the Sovereignty of God
Steve FarishGenesis 41
From Bad to Worse
Michael BestGenesis 40
Joseph’s Character and God’s Sovereignty
Ed StetzerGenesis 39
God’s Plan Includes The Peaks And The Pits
Bill BertscheGenesis 37
These are one-off messages on special topics preached by our pastoral staff or guest speakers.
Explaining the Trinity
Michael Reeves2 Corinthians 3:7-8
He’s a Good, Abba Father
Ed StetzerVarious Passages
The Fear of the Lord and the Next Generation
Ed StetzerProverbs 1:7–9
This Changes Everything: The Resurrection and the Life
Ed StetzerLuke 24:1-12
Keep It Simple
Bill BertscheMatthew 22:34–40
Learning to Lean
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Proverbs 3:5-6
Warmth, Welcome, and Witness
Ed Stetzer2 Timothy 4:5
Evangelism As A Mark Of Christian Maturity
Jerry RootPhilemon 6
Your Final Exam
Mark Hitchcock2 Corinthians 5:9-11
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?
All In For Jesus
Michael BestColossians 4:7-18
Walking Wisely in a Divided World
Ed StetzerColossians 4:5-6
Praying With Power
Michael BestColossians 4:2-4
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 3:22-4:1
God’s Script for the Family
Bill BertscheColossians 3:18-21
Evidence of Holiness
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 3:15-17
Putting on Virtues
Ed StetzerColossians 3:12-14
A Heavenly Mind for Right Earthly Living
Kenny DamaraColossians 3:5-11
United to Christ
Michael BestColossians 3:1-14
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Colossians 2:20-23
During our annual Missions Week, our guest speakers will challenge us to carry the gospel to the ends of the earth.
Breaking New Ground
The Macedonian Call and Moody Church
Ed StetzerActs 16:7-10
Breaking Through Ceilings
Mark JobeLuke 5:17-26
We all have questions. We all wonder. Explore God with us as we investigate the seven most common questions about Christianity and faith.
Can I Know God Personally?
Ed StetzerVarious Passages
Is The Bible Reliable?
Erwin LutzerVarious Passages
Is Jesus Really God?
Bill BertscheVarious Passages
Is Christianity Too Narrow?
Michael BestActs 17:16-32
Why Does God Allow Pain and Suffering?
Kenny DamaraJames 1:2-4
Is There A God?
Ed StetzerPslam 19:1-6 | Psalm 30:4-5
The Path To Purpose
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Ecclesiastes 1:1–16
Celebrate the coming king in this four part series.
The Prince of Peace
Michael BestIsaiah 9:1-7
All About That Baby
Joy To The World
Ed StetzerLuke 2:8-11
The Hope Of The World
Bill BertscheIsaiah 40:1-5
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.
Be The Church
How To Protect The Church
Bill BertscheActs 20:28–32
Achieving Gospel Unity
Michael BestActs 15:1-21
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Acts 10:1-48
God Can Save Anyone
Bill BertscheActs 9:1-22
Michael BestActs 8:26-39
Jesus Is Worth It
Bill BertscheActs 6:8-7:60
The Unstoppable Church
Michael BestActs 5:17-42
Prayer for Boldness
Bill BertscheActs 4:23-31
Stop Flying Solo
Michael BestActs 2:42-47
The Spirit Empowered Church
Bill BertscheActs 2:1-41
We're walking through the Gospel of Matthew together, learning about the freedom experienced only through faith in Christ. Currently, we are studying the teaching of Jesus during the Sermon on the Mount.
The Gospel According To Matthew
Jesus, Outrage, and the Gospel
Ed StetzerMatthew 9:9-13
Healer, Master, and Savior
Bill BertscheMatthew 8:14-17
The Mount, The Margins, and The Miracle
Ed StetzerMatthew 8:5-13
Come To Jesus
Ed StetzerMatthew 8:1-4
The Solid Rock
Ed StetzerMatthew 7:24-29
Larry McCarthy, Jr.Matthew 7:13-23
Don’t Stop Now
Michael BestMatthew 7:7-12
The Dangers of a Critical Spirit
Bill BertscheMatthew 7:1-6
Seek First the Kingdom, Find the King’s Peace
Ed StetzerMatthew 6:33-34
Your Father’s Promise Destroys Your Worry
Ed StetzerMatthew 6:31-32
On God's road to financial freedom, we learn God’s design for the pursuit of lasting treasure and ultimate joy.
God's Road to Financial Freedom
Ed StetzerLuke 12:31-34
Ed Stetzer1 Timothy 6: 17-19
Bill Bertsche1 Timothy 6:6-10
Ed Stetzer1 Chronicles 29:10–14
When all seems lost, there is hope in a Savior who finds us.
Lost and Found
The Lost Sons
Michael BestLuke 15:11-32
When All Seems Lost
Michael BestLuke 15:1-10
Learn about God's special role for the family, marriage, and relationships in this series.
Home Improvement: Family, Faith and Relationships
The Marriage Bed: God’s Design for Sex
PG Parenting in an R-Rated World
The Making, Breaking and Restoration of Marriage
Step Up: Men, Fatherhood and Faith
The Advantages of Singleness
What the Bible Teaches about Family
This series, leading up to Easter Sunday 2017, encouraged us to boldly proclaim the gospel message around the world. Like the apostles, we too are sent to scatter the message of the good news of Jesus Christ.
Sent with Jesus
Jesus is Sent for You
Sent to the Harvest
Interim Teaching Pastor Ed Stetzer leads us through the book of Philippians, teaching us about unity in the church, perseverance, Christian living, and joy.