Righteous anger or sin?
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint We live in a society where shouting or throwing tables is equivalent to someone who has lost "self-control" and equates such displays of anger as sinful. So, can Christians display righteous anger and if so what does that look like?
If the dead are not raised
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint There are great ramifications "if the dead are not raised"... as in "eat, drink, and be merry for tomorrow we die." So, are the dead raised as some insist?
Throne of Grace
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint God's throne of grace is often misunderstood by too many Christians. May this sermon shine the light of what His throne of grace means for believers.
Living upright in an upside down world
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint Believe it or not, it's not Christians living upside down lives, but the dark world we live in.
What’s your calling?
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint Among those professing to be Christians, it seems like the phrase - "God called me...", or something like it - has taken on popularity. How this phrase is used today compared to a biblical "calling" is not the same. That said, is there another way of getting the sentiment across, and if so, how?
Issues of Life
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint Life... it happens. But, how do you deal with it? More importantly, do you deal with it through godly wisdom? Sometimes, its these simple reminders that keep Christians "in Christ".
Pierce My Ear
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint The Old Testament is HARD. Take for instance the law when a Jewish slave - who has earned his freedom - voluntarily decides to serve his master forever. Thankfully, the yoke of our Lord is "easy". How so?
Jesus, the Master Teacher
Listen to the Sermon Our guest speaker, Luke Adams, reminds us one of the reasons why Jesus is Master Teacher: because He asked great questions!
Ready for Defense
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint Apologetics seems all the rage these days on Social Media as Christians seek to "defend the faith". Apologetics, as used in modern context, definitely serves a purpose and is helpful to the cause of Christianity. That said, Christians need to be reminded that apologetics should never be used to "prove" Christianity, the gospel, the existence of God, etc. No, it is the gospel that is sufficient to all who (would) believe.
The Gift of Righteousness
Listen to the Sermon / Download the PowerPoint As Christians we are called to live a life of righteousness. but make no mistake "our righteousness" is NOT what justifies our salvation before God. No, the abundance of grace we received comes in the form as a "gift of righteousness" that reigns "in life through the One, Jesus Christ."