More: Made to Do More

Sermon for July 21st, 2019 Message Series: More   Life can be very difficult. A daily routine can become mundane and boring. Then, of course, we also have all of the unexpected parts of life that can bring tragedy and pain. When we try and live life as if we are the author and the one in charge, we can lose sight of God’s plan for us. Is there more? Is this all there is? God has MORE for us. Week 3: Made to Do More I know what it sounds like…Do more? Finally, the catch. God wants us to do a bunch(...)

More: Made to Love More

Sermon for July 14th, 2019 Message Series: More   Life can be very difficult. A daily routine can become mundane and boring. Then, of course, we also have all of the unexpected parts of life that can bring tragedy and pain. When we try and live life as if we are the author and the one in charge, we can lose sight of God’s plan for us. Is there more? Is this all there is? God has MORE for us. Week 2: Made to Love More God’s love for us is deep and wide. We were separated from God because of our sin.(...)

More: Made to Be More

Sermon for July 7th, 2019 Message Series: More   Life can be very difficult. A daily routine can become mundane and boring. Then, of course, we also have all of the unexpected parts of life that can bring tragedy and pain. When we try and live life as if we are the author and the one in charge, we can lose sight of God’s plan for us. Is there more? Is this all there is? God has MORE for us. Week 1: Made to Be More Everybody has a story. We were born and then life happened. We have a tendency to want(...)

A Costly Calling

Sermon for June 30th, 2019 Message today: A Costly Calling In our text today Jesus doesn’t hold back the truth. When people say they want to follow Him, Jesus talks with them about commitment. Discipleship, following Jesus, doesn’t mean stopping in a church for worship once a week or month and then calling yourself a disciple. Discipleship is hard and we will face difficult issues. It is really easy to come up with reasons why we should give up because it hasn’t worked out. We can list all the reasons why we can put it off till later…excuses, excuses, excuses. What(...)

Maniac to Messenger

Sermon for June 23rd, 2019 Message today: From Maniac to Messenger Jesus encounters a man who has been possessed by multiple demons. Nobody knew what to do with this man so he lived naked near the bodies of the dead. When Jesus comes near the demons are terrified. The demons ask Jesus to go to the pigs not the abyss and Jesus gives them permission. This former maniac now sits at the feet of Jesus and doesn’t want to leave. Jesus told him “Return to your home and declare how much God has done for you.” This man went away to whole(...)

Redirecting a Rebel

Sermon for June 16th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 8- Redirecting A Rebel Pentecost continues. The Church is on the move. God is working through His people but it’s not always safe. We see a guy named Saul(...)

Focusing On the Future

Sermon for July 9th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 7- Focusing on the Future    Jesus ascends into heaven. Jesus said that it would be good for him to go away, for when he did, He would send the(...)

Sharing His Story

Sermon for June 2nd, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 6- Sharing His Story   Today Jesus shares His mission of the Church. Jesus knows that shortly He will ascend to the Father. He must choose His words carefully and(...)