Randy Christian

As we enter the New Year, we need to take stock of the most important — essential — parts of our lives. Join us as we review the essentials with a new guide to rating ourselves and understanding how we should respond to the results.

Thrive Study Guide


April 13, 2014Randy Christian

Spiritual warfare is real—but it isn’t a matter of formulas, rituals, casting, binding and assuming authority over other creatures we don’t understand. Spiritual warfare is extraordinarily simple—and difficult. Paul’s life was spent fighting this war, and he passes the key to winning it on to us.

PRACTICING JESUS: Walking in the Light

January 22, 2012Randy Christian

To walk in the light isn’t a matter of one step. It is a decision to follow Jesus and live as he wants us to and has told us to. Spiritual growth doesn’t happen in the darkness. The truth is, the only way to follow Jesus is to walk in the light.


November 13, 2011Randy Christian

Like fear, pain comes in all sizes and can pop up at the most inconvenient times. It can annoy us or immobilize us. It can come from impersonal forces or from places very close. It can be physical, emotional, relational or spiritual. And like fear, it can be conquered and even made to serve God’s purposes. How can followers of Jesus faithfully handle pain? Join us as we look into the Word of God for the answers!

Community: Now About Spiritual Gifts

June 5, 2011Randy Christian

The subject of “spiritual gifts” was both dynamic and divisive, exciting and confusing the church of the 20th century. As we enter the 21st century, we can listen to God’s word and understand his plan in gifting his church. What are these gifts? Who has them? What are they for? Join us as we share Paul’s answers to these questions.

To Believe And Live: Spiritual Freedom

May 16, 2010Randy Christian

“You shall know the truth, and the truth shall set you free!” This is one of the most quoted statements in history—and one of the least understood. How exactly does the truth free us? Is it automatic? Is it for everyone?
What exactly is knowing the truth?