Happiness From Hope

March 1, 2015: Happiness from Hope: What Matters Most

The world can be incredibly dehumanizing; from the automated answering system to the honk from behind when a light just turned green, from the life of a child in a refugee camp to the a statistics that predict incarceration as more likely than graduation. The world is hard on humans and it has been from the beginning. Let’s join Jesus in bringing God’s kingdom to earth as it is in heaven.

Judy Peterson, Campus Pastor, North Park University

February 22, 2015: Services Cancelled Due to Weather

February 15, 2015: Happiness From Hope: What Matters Most

We look at a few famous words from Paul where he expresses one of the biggest transformations in the human heart. Paul talks about the shift from all the things he used to value and what he has found matters most in his life.

Joel Adams

February 8, 2015: Happiness From Hope – Who’s Following You?

Paul explains how everything he has ever done for this community of people is important to him. He starts reflecting on his “legacy” and the joy that he will have because of what this group of people is doing, no matter what happens to him.

Pastor John

February 1, 2015: Happiness From Hope: But What does it Matter

Paul is imprisoned, in chains, beaten up and is still able to rejoice in his situation. Philippians 1 undoes the notion that happiness is only based on the good times in our lives.

Pastor John