North Avenue Church Podcast
Sexual Immorality, Church Discipline, and the Cross | 1 Corinthians 5-6

Sexual Immorality, Church Discipline, and the Cross | 1 Corinthians 5-6

July 10, 2019

Questions from this passage: How should the church handle those who live in unrepentant sin and are members? Is church membership even Biblical? Isn't excommunication always unloving? Didn't Jesus tell us not to judge? Why is sex outside of marriage forbidden?

Moses the Failure | Exodus 2:11-25

Moses the Failure | Exodus 2:11-25

July 8, 2019

Here we see that Moses, as gifted and educated as he was, was unable to rescue God's people in his own strength. He needed years of discipline and training by God in the obscurity of the Midianite wilderness before he was humble enough to truly be used for God's glory.

Alec Motyer writes, "Even a cursory glance reveals that this passage is a story of failure and of a chronic loss of self-belief. It is all the more striking when we see it against the background of what we learn about Moses himself. He had so much 'going for him.'"

Defending Our Faith with Gentleness & Respect | 1 Peter 3:8-22

Defending Our Faith with Gentleness & Respect | 1 Peter 3:8-22

July 8, 2019

Jerry, Greg, and Fred did a great job helping us navigate a difficult passage with lots of challenging parts.

God’s Faithfulness | 1 Corinthians 1

God’s Faithfulness | 1 Corinthians 1

July 8, 2019

Jerry reminds us of God's faithfulness form 1 Corinthians 1.

Humility: What Do You Have That You Did Not Receive? | 1 Corinthians 4

Humility: What Do You Have That You Did Not Receive? | 1 Corinthians 4

July 3, 2019

Mark, Scott and Tyler helped walk us through this passage where Paul uses humbling questions, holy sarcasm, and fatherly pleading in order to wake the Corinthians up to their pride and invite them to gospel humility.

Moses: A Savior is Born! | Exodus 2:1-10

Moses: A Savior is Born! | Exodus 2:1-10

July 1, 2019

The story of Moses' birth is about the actions of three women who work to preserve his life.

Our Families > Our Careers | John 19 [Dads Please Listen!]

Our Families > Our Careers | John 19 [Dads Please Listen!]

July 1, 2019

Allen did a great and powerful job reminding parents (especially dads) of the importance of loving our families more than we love our careers.

Wives Married to Unbelieving Husbands | 1 Peter 3:1-7

Wives Married to Unbelieving Husbands | 1 Peter 3:1-7

July 1, 2019

Greg, Fred, Scott, and Daniel helped walk us through this passage which talks about the roles of men and women in marriage. Peter puts a particular emphasis on how wives should love their husbands if the wives have become Christians before their husbands.

Shiphrah & Puah: Fearing God and Loving Little Ones | Exodus 1:15-22

Shiphrah & Puah: Fearing God and Loving Little Ones | Exodus 1:15-22

June 24, 2019

Pharaoh is never named in Exodus. However, God does tell us the names of two women who risked their lives to save children. What can we learn from this about godly mothers who fear God and love their little ones?

Confession: Goodness & Mercy Will Follow You | Psalm 23

Confession: Goodness & Mercy Will Follow You | Psalm 23

June 24, 2019

Scott powerfully reminds us that God's goodness and mercy follow us during all the days of our lives. This is true on the sunniest and the darkest days.