Guardrails – Money Matters – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Guardrails. They're everywhere, whether we need them to be or not. The thing about guardrails is that we don't need them . . . until we do. And when we need one, it can be the difference between life and death.When it comes to our … [Continue reading]

Guardrails – Forever Yours – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley Guardrails keep vehicles from straying into dangerous or off limit areas. We need personal guardrails so we don’t stray into areas of life that can harm us or the people we love. If there’s one area in which personal guardrails are most … [Continue reading]

Guardrails – Proximity – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Guardrails. They're everywhere, whether we need them to be or not. The thing about guardrails is that we don't need them . . . until we do. And when we need one, it can be the difference between life and death. Have you ever met … [Continue reading]

Guardrails – Direct and Protect – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Guardrails. They're everywhere, whether we need them to be or not. The thing about guardrails is that we don't need them . . . until we do. And when we need one, it can be the difference between life and death. more...   … [Continue reading]

Four-By – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley We all want to be known for something. But what do you do when you don't measure up . . . even to your own standards? You’ll never become who you want to be until you are willing to face up to who you actually are. And the only way to … [Continue reading]

Voices – Chasing Failure – North Point Community Church

Ryan Leak - What would you do if you couldn’t fail? Would you write a book, produce music, or start your own business? Would you go back to school? Would you get married? Whatever that thing is, don’t you think it’s time to sweep aside all of the … [Continue reading]

Voices – Keeping Up Appearances – North Point Community Church

Scott Harrison - We’re tempted to think things or social status will make us happy. We construct lives that look amazing on the outside, even though we’re rotting on the inside. But keeping up appearances is difficult. It leaves us longing for … [Continue reading]

Voices – I Can’t – North Point Community Church

Jeremy Cowart - We’ve all had voices in our lives that have influenced us—parents, teachers, friends. Those people are important because sometimes it’s hard for us to see our potential. Sometimes we look at the possibilities in front of us and … [Continue reading]

The Last King – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - What would God think about that? We all do things from time to time we know displease God. And our disobedience leads to discipline from God. But why does he discipline us at all? Why can’t he just look the other … [Continue reading]

Heroes – Just Be You – North Point Community Church

Danielle Strickland - A hero sees what everyone sees, but is not content to do what everyone does. Nobody ever feels like a hero. But what separates heroes from the rest of us is choice. Heroes don’t accept the status quo. Heroes take action . . . … [Continue reading]

Heroes – Losing Is The New Winning – North Point Community Church

Rodney Anderson - A hero sees what everyone sees, but is not content to do what everyone does. A hero doesn’t let his or her fear stand in the way of saving the day. One of the things we most admire about heroes is their willingness to sacrifice on … [Continue reading]

Heroes – Kryptonite – North Point Community Church

Evan McLaughlin - “Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. It’s Superman!” A hero sees what everyone sees, but is not content to do what everyone does. A hero saves the day. Even … [Continue reading]

Heroes – All-Access Pass – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - A hero saves the day. If you believe Hollywood, a hero saves the planet. That makes heroism seem inaccessible to most of us. But with a single question, Jesus made hero status available to us all. He also took away our excuses for not … [Continue reading]

Heroes – Unlikely People – North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - Faster than an speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! There’s something about hero blockbusters in the summertime. We can’t get enough of them. Saving the world and rescuing the weak resonates with us. But what does it … [Continue reading]

Pack Your Bags – Yesterday’s Investments – North Point Community Church

Darren Youngstrom - Half of college students who grew up in church drift away while away at school. But we don’t have to accept the status quo. So, how can yesterday’s investments continue to pay off tomorrow? more...   … [Continue reading]

Pack Your Bags – Praying Ahead – North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - When one season ends and a new one begins, we all wonder what comes next. That question can be exciting and stressful. So, how do you best navigate life’s biggest transitions?Sometimes you know what’s coming next—graduation, wedding, … [Continue reading]

Pack Your Bags – Know What You Don’t Know – North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - We’re all headed somewhere. We’re all moving toward a new season. And none of us has been where we’re going. Yet it’s up to us to figure out what we need to pack in our bags so that we’re prepared for that coming season. But how … [Continue reading]

Pack Your Bags – Motion Sickness | North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - We’re all headed somewhere. Arriving at our new destinations requires change. For most of us, change creates stress. Just like when we travel on a boat, plane, or in a car, traveling through life can give us motion sickness. We’re … [Continue reading]

Pack Your Bags – Now and Then | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Life is full of change. Transitions can be both exciting and stressful. That’s because we can’t see into the future. We can’t tell what comes next. But what if there was a way to prepare for the next season? What if you could do … [Continue reading]

Easter – Believe Again | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Do you sometimes wonder how anyone could believe Christ died for our sins, was buried, rose from the dead, and was seen? It was enough then. Maybe it’s still enough today. more... … [Continue reading]

David – When Dreams Can’t Come True | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Humble shepherd. Giant-slayer. Gifted poet. Mighty warrior. Flawed man. Legendary leader. David is one of history's most famous kings. But more important, he was a man after God's own heart. Plans are great. Reality is greater. … [Continue reading]

David – The Great King | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Few things are as repulsive as a leader, parent, boss, or politician who leverages infuence for his or her benefit to the neglect of those he or she is responsible for. Few things are as inspiring as a leader who says no to … [Continue reading]

David – The Abigail Way | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - The way of God isn't appealing when we have been wronged by someone else. Our natural urge is to try to get even. We want to wrong the people who wrong us as a way of getting payback. That seems just. It seems fair. But does it solve … [Continue reading]

David – Killer Giants | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - The way of God is most unappealing when we are angry, isolated, or afraid. That’s when we consider things we would never otherwise consider. It's when we feel compelled to do something . . . anything. But maybe there's a better … [Continue reading]

David – The Reluctant Hero | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - David is one of history's most famous kings. But more important, he was a man after God's own heart. Humble shepherd. Giant-slayer. Gifted poet. Mighty warrior. Flawed man. Legendary leader. David went from humble shepherd … [Continue reading]

Your Church | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - For 21 years, we’ve put a lot of effort into creating churches unchurched people love to attend. It’s worked because so many people have made it work. It’s worked because we broke every church tradition we knew to embrace the mission … [Continue reading]

White Noise – The Stamp of Approval | North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins  - Inadequacy whispers into every quiet moment of the soul. We think, "I don't have what it takes." For so many, inadequacy drives the pursuit of power, prestige, and possessions. If we never deal directly with our inadequacy, the … [Continue reading]

White Noise – Lonely But Not Alone | North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - Loneliness is one of the most common ailments of the modern age.? Because of the stigma attached with it, most people never deal with it. Instead of resorting to the white noise we use to mask loneliness, what if we dealt with it … [Continue reading]

White Noise – Sound Masking | North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - Life is full of noise. It’s everywhere, all the time. Sometimes we just want to escape, to control the noise by drowning it out with other distractions. But too often, the noise you control is masking the noise that is … [Continue reading]

Careful for What You Want For – Thinkin’ it Through | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - What you naturally want is often in conflict with what you ultimately value. But your heavenly Father knows what you need. He wants for you what you really want. So, how do you put aside those natural wants and pursue what you … [Continue reading]

Careful for What You Want For – Last Things First | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - What do you want? What do you really want? We’ll never get what we really want until we discover what is most valuable. And what we naturally want is often in conflict with what we ultimately value. So, in order to figure out what you … [Continue reading]

Careful for What You Want For – Part 2 | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - We’ll never get what we really want until we discover what is most value. But choosing what’s valuable isn’t natural. We’ve all had the experience of getting what we naturally want, only to discover it's not what is most valuable—it’s … [Continue reading]

Careful for What You Want For | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - We all have wants. But actually getting what we want can be tricky . . . and even dangerous. It usually leaves us wanting more. If what we want leads to a cycle of wanting more and more, maybe we want the wrong things. So, what do … [Continue reading]

Eyes on the Road | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - People who were not like Jesus liked Jesus, and he liked them back. Since the church is the body of Christ, people should be drawn to Jesus followers. Even if they don’t agree with the message of the church, they should like the … [Continue reading]

The Perfect Christmas | North Point Community Church

Clay Scroggins - We all have a picture in our mind of what the perfect Christmas should look like. So, what do we do when the circumstances of Christmas don’t line up with our picture of Christmas? more...   … [Continue reading]

Who Needs Christmas – We Do | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - We reduce Christmas to forgiveness. We can’t live up to God’s standards, so he sent Jesus to make things right. Maybe your entire experience with God has been: nobody’s perfect, but God forgives. That message is incomplete. The … [Continue reading]

Who Needs Christmas – God Did | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley The Christmas story began in the book of Genesis with God’s promise that through one man the entire world would be blessed. Apparently, the world needed blessing. But it wasn’t only the world that needed Christmas. God needed it … [Continue reading]

Who Needs Christmas | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - Shepherds, wise men following a new star in a the sky, and a virgin birth—as adults, it's hard to take the Christmas story seriously. But the story of Jesus' is reason for great joy for everyone who needs … [Continue reading]

Eyes on the Road | North Point Community Church

Andy Stanley - People who were not like Jesus liked Jesus, and he liked them back. Since the church is the body of Christ, people should be drawn to Jesus followers. Even if they don’t agree with the message of the church, they should like the … [Continue reading]

Be Rich 2016 – Love vs. Everything | North Point Community Church

 Andy Stanley - We all assume that we can behave and confess our way into a barrier-free relationship with God. If we sin against someone, we can just pray for God’s forgiveness and we’ll be back in his good graces. But what if God wants more … [Continue reading]