Groundwork is a half-hour conversation that digs deeply into Scripture, the foundation for our lives. Each week, pastors Dave Bast (president of Words of Hope) and Scott Hoezee (director of CEP at Calvin Seminary) cultivate our understanding of God's Word by unpacking the richness of the Bible and applying it with insight to today's world.
Christmas Hope: Tamar
If you feel far from God this Christmas—or if you just need a reminder that nothing can separate you from his love—then join Groundwork for an Advent reflection on the story of Tamar.
Jonah: Discovering God's Heart
Gain deeper insight into the heart of God, witness the stark contrast between our human tendencies and God’s sovereignty, and reflect on how we can respond to God’s relentless love and abundant mercy in our own lives today as we conclude our study of Jonah.
Jonah: Doing God's Work
It doesn’t matter who we are, what we’ve done, or how inadequate we feel, God has a message of relentless love and abundant mercy for us to share with people who need to hear it.
Jonah: Praying for God's Deliverance
In Jonah, we find encouragement for times of trouble, assurance of God’s constant presence, and a better understanding of the work of Jesus Christ.
Jonah: Running Away from God
There are so many reasons we might neglect, ignore, or even run away from God’s call in our lives. Study the story of Jonah to discover important truths about obedience and about the character of God.
Your Questions about Discipleship, the Holy Spirit, and Death
Study scripture to answer your questions about our relationship with God, the Holy Spirit, and what happens after death.