We are continually chasing happiness. All of our lives revolves around our recreation. We are entertained 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We've got phones, tablets, iPods, iPads, televisions, cable, satellite dish, direct tv ... you name it. But, are we really...read >>
The Lord Jesus has set His face like flint for Jerusalem. He's headed to the cross and He knows it. He's spent the last two chapters preparing His men for His departure, telling them of things yet to come: the destruction of the Temple, the trials and tribulations...read >>
Are you someone with a disability? Do you know someone with a disability? How about someone with a deadly disease? Do you know anyone who needs healing, who needs hope? Who doesn't?!
For some, even the topic makes them nervous, finds them fleeing the scene in fear,...read >>
Why are you here? Why do you exist? What were you made for? Do you know?
These are "core questions". Questions that get at the heart of life, our understanding of everything else. The Dark Ages lasted for about a thousand years, from the 5th to the 15th century....read >>
South Church is a family integrated church. Uh... ok? So what's that?
Well, it's part of our DNA, so to speak: one of the defining aspects & attributes of our church family. That to say, it's pretty important to us.
But you're probably still asking, "Yeah, but...read >>
Matthew continues his mission today of proclaiming to his jewish brethren Jesus' right to the throne. However, there's already a king enthroned in Jerusalem, but he has no right to be there at all: Herod, the Edomite. When the star-following Magi appear from the...read >>
Christ calls us to much more than Sunday mornings.
How would you define your faith? How would you define God? How does your understanding & knowledge of Him line up with Truth, what He has revealed of Himself in His Word?
The Son of God, the Word of God, the...read >>
Today we take a closer look at the character Abram met with upon return from victory: Melchizedek. What would be the impact of Abram's worship with Melchy? How were his on-loooking pagan pals impacted?
What about our meetings with Melchy? Has He left an impact on...read >>
When you work hard for something, it's hard to entrust it to the hands of another. But what when it's a gift? One you didn't deserve, you can't possibly preserve, but will never run out of?
Having learned his lesson in Egypt, we've a different Abram on the scene...read >>
So what becomes of the family line of rebellious Cain? Prosperity! Weird huh? Despite the counsel of Job's friends, it look as though the wicked do prosper. But something tells me you know a few that do, too!
Then what of the righteous? Well, they'll build their...read >>
Jesus was clear, "No one can come unless the Father draws him." So even the most perfect parenting can't guarantee godliness in the lives of our children.
Just ask Ezekiel, God can raise up faithful children from a field of dry bones. Something tells me terrible...read >>
Next Sunday marks South Church's two year anniversary. Today the Lord provided an opportunity for us to be reminded of the vision He has given South Church to reach the un-churched and de-churched in our community.
It is entirely unoriginal, and certainly simple. I...read >>
Thankfully, God keeps it simple for us...He desires us to fear Him, walk in all His ways, love Him, and serve Him with all our heart and soul, keeping His commandments. This is the kind of worship God desires...the God who created the earth and yet also loves us and...read >>
Did you know you were created to worship? We all spend our lives proclaiming the worth of things we love, so what matters most do you? What do you worship?
David was a man after the Lord's own heart and the Psalms record this passionate man's walk with the Lord...read >>
Pastor Eric shares his thoughts on where he has been, where he is, and where God is leading him as he leads South Church in worship at Proclaim.
Drawing from both Scripture and other sources on worship, Pastor Eric provides a definition of and the basis for living...read >>
What is it? Why is it? When is it? How do we do it?
Discovering the answers to these questions is almost as difficult as trying to nail jello to the wall.
However, the Scripture does provide us with the tools of worship: namely, Jesus Christ.read >>
Jesus is zealous for His Father's name, fame, and reputation in our community.
This morning we get a glimpse of that zeal in the way He protects what is sacred, and destroys what is not near the outer gates of His Father's house.
With temple tables flying, money...read >>
We do evangelism all the time... we are constantly sharing with people what it is that brings us joy: we share stories about the family vacation, we display pictures of our kids, we recap the big game. We freely testify to what brings us joy. So, how about...read >>