Running With Giants

January 24, 2016 - March 20, 2016

According to Hebrews 12, we’re surrounded by men and women of faith who’ve run this race before us and finished strong. What can we learn from these spiritual giants? And what will it take for us to persevere and finish strong the race set out for us?

Week 9: Jesus Messiah

In this message, Pastor Chad uses the seven statements Jesus makes on the cross and applies them to our lives and relationships today.

Week 8: John the Baptist

In this message, Pastor Chad explains how John's purpose as forerunner to Christ is the same purpose and mission God's given His church - to prepare a people prepared for God.

Week 7: Jesus Servant

In this message, Pastor Dino Rizzo, Executive Director of ARC and Associate Pastor at Church of the Highlands, uses John 13 to illustrate what it means to truly run with Jesus and to live out the life of a servant Jesus vividly modeled for His church.

Week 6: Rebekah

In this message, we’ll discover the one moment in Rebekah’s life that changes the entire trajectory of her life - from small town girl to bloodline of Jesus - every moment has the potential to change the course of history.

Week 5: Moses

Moses had plenty of chances to play it safe in his lifetime, but rather than play it safe, he took a leap of faith to run the race God had set before him. God came through for Moses and He will come through for you too, if you are willing to trust Him.

Week 4: Esther

Esther’s story is one of God's constant presence, even though He is never mentioned. In our lives we can have confidence in knowing that the Lord is with us, that He is for us, and that He is constantly at work in our lives. Esther was used powerfully by the Lord to spare His people from an evil plot to destroy them Like Jesus, she was willing to give her life to save God's people.

Week 3: Joseph

After waiting an excruciating 23 years for his God-given dream to be fulfilled, Joseph was found faithful. But not just at the end ... All the way through it. What can we discover from the life of Joseph and how might the way we view the wait make all the difference when it comes to living out our God-given dreams?

Week 2: Noah

Can one person really make a world of difference? That's what we'll find out looking at one of the most interesting stories in all of Scripture and learning from the man who lived it.

Week 1: Abraham

Does God always do the right thing? Learning from the life of Abraham, we’ll discover what it means to live a life of faith and what encouragement he might give to the one who struggles to believe.