I believe in God the Father Almighty,Maker of heaven and earth; And in Jesus ChristHis only Son our Lord,Who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,born of the Virgin Mary,Suffered under Pontius Pilate,was crucified, dead, and buried:He descended into hell;the third day He rose again from the dead;He ascended into heaven,and sits on the right hand… Continue reading Why study the Apostles Creed?
The Apostles' Creed is a summary of the Gospel story: from the very first words which echo the creation event in Genesis 1, to the everlasting future in Revelation. Not only that, but the Apostles' Creed (and its antecedents) has been a historical building block of the church since the early church. It is only… Continue reading The Apostles’ Creed series
Over the course of nine weeks, the Home Groups of WEPC will be studying Gospel Hospitality using Rosaria Butterfield's book, The Gospel Comes with a House Key as a primary resource. Our goal in this study is to find the Gospel, lean into the challenge, ask the Spirit to guide us, and rest in the radically ordinary hospitality of… Continue reading Gospel Hospitality
The following is a look at the antagonists of the the Gospel of Matthew, in other words, "the Bad Guys of Matthew," a unique take at the narrative of the Gospel of Matthew. We will see how Matthew reveals who Jesus is through the lens of the main antagonists of the Gospel. Who were the… Continue reading Bad Guys of Matthew series
The 400 years between the Old Testament and the New, also known as the Intertestamental Period, was a time of uncertainty. The Jewish people and nation had to learn how to be faithful to their God in the midst of exile and political upheaval. The lessons below are study these changes from a theological, cultural,… Continue reading In Between series