Church 101

Living As Christians or Cretans?

Companion Resources: Printable The Compass Devotional Newsletter for Titus 1:1-9 (pdf) Printable copy of this week’s Study Notes (pdf) This week we begin a four-week study of Paul’s Epistle to Titus. This short epistle is a part of the Apostle Paul’s trilogy known as The Pastoral Epistles, which includes 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus. In these letters, Paul addressed his …

Prayer - Lord, Use Me

Lord, Use Me

This month is GO Month 2016, our annual emphasis on missions and mobilization. In many ways, we are in a transition as a church as we move towards a much more intensive emphasis on Global Mobilization. In 2015, Todd challenged our church to prayerfully consider the question, “what would it look like to mobilize 800 people for the cause of …

Stand Firm | 2 Thessalonians 2:13-17

Stand Firm | The Compass

2 Thessalonians 2:13-17 I think it is easy for us to look around and see the decay of our culture and conclude the gospel faces the greatest challenge to it’s effectiveness, more than at any other time in history. This is a false assumption however; every generation is confronted by cultural challenges and concern that this will be the last …

The Main of Sin

The Most Evil Man in the World | The Compass

2 Thessalonians 2:1-12 Who is the most evil person to ever live, not just in our lifetime, but throughout history? Jezebel? Judas Iscariot? Nero? The popes from the Dark Ages? Hitler? Stalin? Take them all together and they are not even close. No matter how evil any man or woman may have been in the past, he or shill will …