Surprised By Growth

June 2, 2024


Week 2

Surprised By Grace

When we harbor a judgy attitude, comparing ourselves to others and demanding what we think we deserve, we only invite resentment and discontent into our lives. Instead, embracing the grace that God freely offers reminds us that every blessing is a gift, leading us to live with humility, gratitude, and joy.

Week 3

Surprised By Rewards

In this message, we discover the timeless wisdom of Jesus’ parable of the wise and foolish builders, guiding us to build our lives on the unshakeable foundation of His words. We explore this profound story, which will offer strength and stability through life’s storms.

Week 5

Surprised By Humility

Discover the powerful lessons of humility and selflessness in Jesus’ surprising teachings as we explore how to shift our focus from self-promotion to glorifying God. Join us this weekend to learn how choosing the lowest seat and blessing others can transform our lives and bring true joy and fulfillment. 

Week 4

Surprised By A Scoundrel

Join us as we uncover the surprising stories Jesus told, like the parable of the Dishonest Manager. Find out how focusing on eternal treasures over temporary gains can change your life and leave a lasting impact for generations!

Week 6

Surprised By God’s Help

Significant life changes can be both thrilling and stressful. This often leaves us feeling out of control and highlights the necessity of turning to prayer for support. Explore the power of persistent prayer and how to approach God with confidence.

Week 7

Surprised By Generosity

No matter where you are on your faith journey, Central is a place where it’s okay not to be okay. Through exploring the parables of Jesus, this message reveals the surprising relevance and insights of His teachings, especially on generosity and compassion.