James: Risks

Sermon for October 18th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

James: Sacrifices

Sermon for October 11th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

James: Loves

Sermon for October 4th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

James: Obeys

Sermon for September 27th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

James: Perseveres

Sermon for September 20th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

James: A World Changing Life

Sermon for September 13th, 2020 James: A Practical Picture of Faith From the first to the last verse of the book of James, God gives us one of the most practical pictures of the Christian faith in the entire Bible. Written to a people who were scattered and suffering, James envisions communities of faith caring, providing, and praying for one another as they show what the life of Christ looks like in action. Possibly more than any other New Testament book, this letter from James lifts our lives far above the superficial religious formalities we are so prone to settle for and(...)

What are you working for?

Sermon for September 6th, 2020

What are we laboring for?
John 6:22-29
Key verse: 29- Jesus told them, “This is the only work God wants from you: Believe in the one he has sent.”
Summary: What are we laboring for? Is it for satisfaction or happiness that the world offers? God offers a satisfaction deeper and more real than any pleasure the world provides. Let’s learn about our labor on this Labor Day weekend.
Listen to the message and be challenged by God's Word.
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My Shot- Hamilton

Sermon for August 30th, 2020 Summer Concert Series 2020 This is the third Summer we have done this series. We take a look at different pop songs over the generations and see what we can mine from the lyrics and the intent on the songs. Culture is not evil and God can use even those far from Him to communicate a message to us. We'll spend the next five weeks looking at different songs and see what God teaches us through his word. Week 5: My Shot- Hamilton the musical This song was written for the 2015 musical Hamilton. This was written to(...)