Jun 9, 2019
The Rich Fool
In this parable, Jesus addresses money and wealth.  We often don’t think of ourselves as wealthy, but we have far more than most people.  We learn what it means to be rich toward God.
  • Jun 9, 2019The Rich Fool
    Jun 9, 2019
    The Rich Fool
    In this parable, Jesus addresses money and wealth.  We often don’t think of ourselves as wealthy, but we have far more than most people.  We learn what it means to be rich toward God.
  • Jun 2, 2019The Great Banquet
    Jun 2, 2019
    The Great Banquet
    In this sermon we are reminded about the great banquet that will take place when Christ returns.  We learn from those who reject the invitation and from those who accept the invitation.  We also discover something important about the Host of the celebration.
  • May 26, 2019The Rich Man & Lazarus
    May 26, 2019
    The Rich Man & Lazarus
    In this parable, we discover two themes.  The first one involves a great reversal.  Those who are rich toward themselves and not rich toward God will have nothing in the end but misery.  This reversal sets the stage for the main point, which is the sufficiency of God’s Word.  We discover why God’s Word is all we really need.
  • May 12, 2019Malachi
    May 12, 2019
    In this final sermon from the Minor Prophets, we look at Malachi and hear his warning against complacency.  We learn about several red flags, or warning signs, that help reveal if we have become complacent.  Also, we learn what to do if we have become complacent.
  • May 5, 2019Haggai
    May 5, 2019
    Haggai encourages God’s people to rebuild the temple and prioritize the Lord’s ministry.  We are reminded that we are all called to be involved in ministry, and we discover some timeless principles for getting involved in the Lord’s work.
  • Apr 28, 2019Zephaniah
    Apr 28, 2019
    In this sermon we learn that God is both severe and kind.  Even though we see both of these attributes of God throughout the Bible, we rarely think about how they relate.  We are encouraged to consider both so that we experience the kindness of God and avoid His severity. 
  • Apr 21, 20193 Responses to the Resurrection
    Apr 21, 2019
    3 Responses to the Resurrection
    Series: Specials
    In this sermon, we look at three common responses to the resurrection that we see from people in John 20 and we continue to see from people today.  We interact with the person who is skeptical, the person who believes superficially, and the person who is shocked.  We discover why we should believe in the resurrection and why this event is central to our faith.
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  • Apr 14, 2019Zechariah
    Apr 14, 2019
    In this unique sermon, we look at several verses from Zechariah where he speaks about a coming Messiah King.  We also look at several texts from the New Testament and we see how the passages from Zechariah are fulfilled by Jesus.  We are encouraged as we see the consistency of God’s Word and the significance of the last week of Jesus’ life before his death and resurrection.
  • Apr 7, 2019Habakkuk
    Apr 7, 2019
    In this sermon we discover several key lessons about what to do when life is tough.  We learn we can (and should) go to God with honesty even though His responses might not be easy.  We also learn God’s people live by faith (2:4).  We discover what this looks like and why this significant verse in Habakkuk is quoted three times in the New Testament.
  • Mar 31, 2019Nahum
    Mar 31, 2019
    We learn from this sermon how to think about evil and how to live in the world that is marked by evil.  We talk about how Christianity provides the most satisfying explanation to this problem.  We discover God will one day put an end to evil, and we talk about how this will be bad news for many and good news for those who respond correctly.
  • Mar 25, 2019Micah
    Mar 25, 2019
    Micah The gospel is the message of the Bible and it includes four important elements: God, man, Christ, and response.  We discover all four themes in the book of Micah, and we are encouraged to respond to the gospel with authentic faith.
  • Mar 17, 2019Jonah
    Mar 17, 2019
    Of all the prophets, we are probably most familiar with Jonah.  We like this book because it is a fascinating story, but our familiarity can prevent us from hearing the message.  We learn God wants His people to make Him known.  We discover several reasons why we don’t and why we should.
  • Mar 10, 2019Obadiah
    Mar 10, 2019
    Obadiah is the shortest book in the Old Testament, yet it still has a significant message for us. We know God is sovereign, but we learn from this book what to do when it doesn’t seem like God is in control. We are called to trust His Word, trust His ways, and trust His timing.
  • Mar 3, 2019Joel
    Mar 3, 2019
    As we look at Joel, we discover the prophets have a clear message their audiences would have understood.  The prophets are more like preachers and less like fortune tellers.  The book of Joel has a simple message with three key elements: judgment, repentance, and salvation.  We need to return to this same simple message today!
  • Feb 24, 2019Hosea
    Feb 24, 2019
    We look at this challenging book, and discover God’s love is greater than our love.  We see how God’s love is unique, jealous, satisfying, affectionate, sacrificial, and relentless.  We talk about some of our love songs, and how God’s love is greater than even our greatest love songs! 
  • Feb 10, 2019Amos
    Feb 10, 2019
    We begin this series by looking at the book of Amos because this book provides us with a good example of how to read the prophets.  We focus on the audience and the author, and we learn why we need to hear from this prophet.  We discover the problem that led Amos to preach against God’s people.  While the tone of the book is challenging, we also see a promise that God will remain faithful to His people and His plan.
  • Feb 3, 2019Walking Worthy in the Battle
    Feb 3, 2019
    Walking Worthy in the Battle
    In this final sermon in the Ephesians series, we talk about the unusual battle we are fighting.  We also discover we have been given unconventional weapons for this war.  We learn how to think correctly about these weapons so we can faithfully use them to stand firm against the enemy.
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  • Jan 20, 2019Walking Worthy at Home and Work
    Jan 20, 2019
    Walking Worthy at Home and Work
    In this sermon, we continue to look at this practical section of the letter where we learn how to walk worthy in our relationships.  We talk about the relationship between parents and children and the relationships between employers and employees.
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  • Jan 13, 2019Walking Worthy in your Marriage
    Jan 13, 2019
    Walking Worthy in your Marriage
    Ephesians 5:21-33 In this sermon, we learn that valuing marriage is an integral part of walking worthy.  This passages address wives and what role they should provide in their marriage.  The passage addresses husbands and what role they should serve.  Also, this passages addresses everyone and talks about how marriage ultimately points to something even greater.
  • Jan 6, 2019Walking Worthy as Imitators
    Jan 6, 2019
    Walking Worthy as Imitators
    Ephesians 5:1-20
    As we begin a new year, this passage from Ephesians is appropriate as we discover several goals or expectations of us for walking worthy.  We are called to walk in love, purity, light, wisdom, and in the Spirit.