As we begin to wrap up the semester, Pastor Tom identifies that the key to standing firm is being spiritually mature. We do that through living in unity, living in peace, and being content.
Special guest speaker, Rev Tom Trask, shares with Chi Alpha the importance of facing our battles head on by learning from David's battle with Goliath.
This week, staff member, Kyle Melton, looks at the general & specific responsibilities outlined in the Great Commission.
This week, Pastor Tom continues in Daniel with chapter 6. He addresses God wants us to live a full life, free of regret by analyzing the factors to bad decisions, and the "C's of commitment."
Tom returns to the stage to pick back up on the series in Daniel. Using Daniel 5, Tom identifies how sin makes us stupid.
Sometimes meaning in the original Biblical text is lost in translation from Hebrew or Greek to English. The word 'praise' is a great example of this. This week, the XA Worship Team teaches us about 7 different Hebrew words translated as praise in English and the deeper meaning behind them.
This week, Morgan Spratt, takes a look at 2 Corinthians 4 to show us how in life we are always battling something, requiring us to develop and perfect our fighting stance.
This week, Pastor Tom unpacks Daniel 4 by addressing the root of all sin... Pride. King Nebuchadnezzar's pride lead him to much despair, though we begin to see it lead him to surrender to Jesus.
This week, Tom & Missi Trask tackle the topic of relationships and healthy dating.
This week Pastor Tom continues in Daniel by looking at the classic story of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. Through this story he identifies how the trio didn't compromise their faith, but instead walked through the fire, praising Him even in the testing.
Pastor Tom continues the series in Daniel by looking at his keys to success. Excel in Godly Gifts, Behave with Class, Be a Part of a Small Group, Prayer, & Praise.
For the first week back from winter break, Pastor Tom Trask begins a books series in Daniel for the upcoming weeks. He analyzes Daniel's ability to stand firm on the battle within.
Pastor Tom returns for the final message of the semester on lending a hand. He points the importance of finishing strong, and helping those around us finish strong as well.
Staff member, Elizabeth Campbell, brings the word this week by unpacking the need to be in God's presence, specifically at that point in the semester when we're tired and ready for a break.
Columbia College Student Body President, Reagan Paterson, steps in to speak during our annual student lead service. She looks at 1 Kings to show how Elijah challenges Israel to lay down false Gods and stand for truth.
Julie Hutton kicks off FeedOne month with a message about giving in our poverty.
This week, Pastor Tom returns with a message on standing up to the giants in our lives. He used the classic story of David and Goliath as a call to take charge and face our giants head on.
XAi Director, Becca Clay, shares with Chi Alpha what it means to stand with one another.
Special guest speaker, Shawn Galyen, asks the question: Do you really believe the Gospel of Jesus Christ is for everyone? Looking at Acts 10, Shawn, unpacks who our Cornelius' are, and how we should "Get up, and go downstairs."
*Disclaimer* - Names of people in stories have been removed for their safety and protection.
Staff member, Nick Santo, continues the Stand series by analyzing how we use God's gifts. He addresses that we should develop a posture to receive His gifts, and then know what to do with them after we receive them.