Author Archives: Matthew Hoskinson

A Theological Vision for Our Church

There are many good deeds that we could give ourselves to, and many good churches whose example we could follow. But what does our Servant King want for us, for this church at this time in this city? What kind … Continue reading

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The King and Unending Love

Of the many Supreme Court decisions expected this summer, one of the most significant regards the Affordable Care Act. For years Republicans have longed for the moment when Obamacare would be overthrown. But now the GOP faces a new, potentially … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (6/5/15)

Book Groups Begin Sunday Morning! Just because we say we’re Christians doesn’t mean we actually know who Jesus really is. This summer, we’re taking a forty-day challenge together—to read through the New Testament as a church! Free copies of the NT are … Continue reading

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The King and the Truth-Telling Enemy

What makes the enemy so powerful? The answer might surprise you. We know that he is the father of lies, yet we often fail to recognize that his power in our lives stems from his ability to tell the truth. … Continue reading

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Do We Know Jesus? Resources for Reading the NT Together

On Monday we begin a forty-day journey together as we read through the New Testament! We want everyone to take part. It’ll be a great time to saturate ourselves in the words and works of Jesus—together! And we’ll read the NT in … Continue reading

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