North Avenue Church Podcast
Does New Testament Prophecy Still Happen Today?

Does New Testament Prophecy Still Happen Today?

February 23, 2020

There are many debates surrounding the so-called miraculous "sign gifts" in the New Testament. Today we focused on just one: NT Prophecy. What is it and does it still happen among Christians today?

Understanding the Privilege of Prayer

Understanding the Privilege of Prayer

February 23, 2020

Jerry, Scott and Mark remind us of the joys and privileges of prayer. Our desire should be like the disciples who said, "Lord, teach us to pray!"

Greg Explains More About Elder-Led Congregationalism (13 mins)

Greg Explains More About Elder-Led Congregationalism (13 mins)

February 23, 2020

Greg explains more about what plural-elder-led congregationalism will look like, Lord willing, for NAC going forward.

Meditation on 1 Thessalonians 5:9-11 (9 mins)

Meditation on 1 Thessalonians 5:9-11 (9 mins)

February 23, 2020

Scott shows us the importance of encouraging others day by day.

Authority in the Local Church: Plural-Elder-Led Congregationalism

Authority in the Local Church: Plural-Elder-Led Congregationalism

February 16, 2020

Today the elders introduced a slight change in our church government. We have been a pure elder rule church up until now. However, going forward we are moving to elder-led congregationalism. This does change the responsibility of our members on several important matters. If you are a member of NAC, please listen and feel free to ask more questions!

Sunday School: The Trinity and Creation

Sunday School: The Trinity and Creation

February 16, 2020

Jerry, Fred, Greg, and Tyler Williams helped us better understand the meaning and significance of the Trinity and God's creation. The Trinity is one of the most central teachings of the Christian faith and one that while we cannot understand exhaustively, we must still know and believe truly.

Should We Baptize Infants?

Should We Baptize Infants?

February 9, 2020

Today we looked at the topic of believer's baptism vs. infant baptism. While this can be a touchy subject and not one that is a salvation issue, it is also not irrelevant. Why do some Christians believe in infant baptism and why does our church not practice it?

Understanding the Providence of God in a World of Sin and Suffering

Understanding the Providence of God in a World of Sin and Suffering

February 9, 2020

In Sunday school Jerry and Mark discussed some of what Scripture teaches about the challenging and comforting doctrine of God's providence. What does providence really mean? Does God's providence include human sin? If so, how are we to make sense of this?

Commandments 6-10: Murder, Adultery, Stealing, Lying, & Coveting | Exodus 20:13-21

Commandments 6-10: Murder, Adultery, Stealing, Lying, & Coveting | Exodus 20:13-21

February 2, 2020

Scott preached an excellent message covering the last half of the 10 Commandments. Please listen if you have the time! The message brings us close enough to Sinai to feel the weight of God's law before reminding us powerfully of the Gospel.

Greg’s First Congregational Prayer | Hebrews 2:14-18; 4:14-16

Greg’s First Congregational Prayer | Hebrews 2:14-18; 4:14-16

February 2, 2020

Greg Rentz led us for the first time in congregational prayer during his first Sunday service an elder at NAC!