i'M BREAKING THE CYCLE OF toxic religion
Jesus said that he came so that we could have joy and full lives. Unfortunately, religion has too often been twisted into something that hurts more than helps. Eastside strives to be a place that helps untangle that mess.
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Our four-week Next Steps experience helps you understand more about what the church should be and the good life that Jesus offers. You can jump in any week.
Read books that expose the lies of toxic religion
by Andy Stanley
He explores what made the teachings of Jesus and the faith practiced by his early followers so compelling, so defensible, so irresistible, that it turned the world upside down.
He explores life over, under, from, or even for God, what leads us into freedom and restoration is life with God.
He uncovers five forgotten values that can spark internal growth and help us reconcile our Christian faith with the complexities of race, sexuality, and social justice.
by Brennan Manning
She invites us to drop our masks and approach God with honesty and transparency, embracing that we are his beloved children no matter our struggles and imperfections.
Watch this religious panel discussion about the similarities and differences amongst Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, Mormonism, and Christianity.