Archive for January, 2016

Leap – Week 4

Posted on: January 27th, 2016 by Dave Terrell

How have you seen the power of patterns impact your life both positively and negatively? Joshua had seen God bring about victories in the past. God had provided for his people in the past. Even though he had proven himself faithful, do you believe it was easy for Joshua to follow God’s plan for Jericho? […]

Let Your Light Shine

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Jerry Shaffer

I am the founding pastor of The Well in Geneva, Illinois, a community in the far west Suburbs of Chicago.  I tell you this to acknowledge that I might be slightly biased when I say, “The Well is the BEST church anywhere!” and that “Wellers are the coolest and most inspiring Christians it has ever […]

Leap – Week 3

Posted on: January 17th, 2016 by Dave Terrell

Scriptures: Romans 8:31-32; 1 Samuel 17; Acts 2:47 Overview: God is an, “on the way” kind of God. As we step out to do what He has asked/commanded we find that the provision for our mission is provided within our obedience. The provision is in the vision. The way is in the wilderness. If we […]

Two places You Need To Be

Posted on: January 14th, 2016 by Jerry Shaffer

“And every day, in the Temple and from house to house, they continued to teach and preach this message: “Jesus is the Messiah.””  (Acts 5:42 NLT) The early church was marked by meeting together regularly for times of singing and giving thanks, worship and adoration of God, and prayer and training in God’s word.  They […]

#6: Meet And Invite

Posted on: January 14th, 2016 by Dave Terrell

Join the conversation as Jerry Shaffer, John Gilmore, and Tony Dahlin discuss meeting and inviting.

The Tithing Challenge

Posted on: January 13th, 2016 by John Gilmore

“Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.” Malachi 3:10 Several years […]

Leap – Week 2

Posted on: January 8th, 2016 by Dave Terrell

Scriptures to Review: Romans 8:31-32; Genesis 15:13-14, 16; Genesis 46:3-4; Exodus 3:12; Exodus 24:12; Genesis 46:3-4; 1 Peter 2:8-12; Hebrews 12:6; Psalm 85:10; John 8:10-11; Matthew 28:16-20   Overview:  God puts you places to prepare you for the promise God has a HUGE victory for the life of every Believer, every local church and every […]

The Problem with Leaps of Faith

Posted on: January 7th, 2016 by Jerry Shaffer

There are few ideas that  stir our hearts more than that of stepping out blindly into the unknown with only hope as your greatest ally.  The leap of faith.  As I have spent more time now in my faith than out of it, what is interesting to me is that leaps of faith are actually […]