Sermon Preview – Week of April 2

The last verse in John’s Gospel has always piqued the interest of students of the Bible …“Now there are also many other things that Jesus did. Were every one of them to be written, I suppose that the world itself could not contain the books that would be written.”   While John’s statement serves to stir a curiosity to know the …

Weekly Roundup – March 30

The Resurrection Comfort Of Easter “Every year at Easter, we, in one accord with the saints throughout the ages, declare, “He is risen indeed!”—the wondrous truth that two-thousand years ago, a Jewish man was dead for three days before He paced out of the tomb. Though the phrase He is risen! is recited annually in most Bible-believing churches in America, …

Sermon Previews – Week of March 26

Good Friday Sermon Preview Preaching – Todd Terry Sermon Title – What Does Good Friday Have To Do With The Garden Of Eden? Preaching Text – Romans 5:12-21 I want to invite everyone reading this to join us this Friday at 6:00 PM for our “Good Friday” service. There will be time for singing, prayer, testimony and teaching from God’s Word. Also, childcare will be provided (infants – …

Weekly Roundup – March 23

God Is Holding On To You “Over and over again God reassures his people that he is holding on to us by his right hand. In Isaiah 41.10, for example: ‘…fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous …

Sermon Preview – Week of March 19

The preaching text for Sunday will be John 12:27-36. Jesus has entered Jerusalem during the Passover Feast to shouts of “Hosanna” and the declaration of the people that he is indeed the “King of Israel”. The first event that John records after Jesus’ triumphal entry is a group of Gentile’s seeking an audience with Jesus. For Jesus, this signaled that …

Weekly Roundup – March 16

The Power Of Biblical Thinking “The idea that you have the ability to think and speak away everything undesirable seems to have made a renewed headway in our culture. The problem with so much of what passes as spiritually enriching maxims is that it is not rooted in the truth of Scripture. God’s word gives us the following descriptions in order …

Sermon Preview – Week of March 12

The preaching text for Sunday will be John 12:20-26. Apart from preaching a sermon on John 3:16, this is the shortest section we will have covered up to this point. It’s just a handful of verses, but there are a number of really crucial and important things going on that we need to be sure and address. In terms of …

Weekly Roundup – March 9

Read The Bible With Someone Else: Four Benefits Of Studying In Community “God has given us many good ways to read his word. You may have utilized several of them: studiously, devotionally, reflectively, Christologically. But what about communally? Communal reading is when two or more people gather to read, hear, and discuss a written text. It was a popular practice in …

Sermon Preview – Week of March 5

The preaching text for Sunday will be John 12:12-19. It’s possible that this is one of the more familiar accounts that we find in the New Testament, and if not then at the very least the gospels. The events of our passage this week are recorded in all four gospel accounts. It is a pivotal moment in the life and …

Weekly Roundup – March 2

When You’ve Sinned “There is a wide distinction between confessing sin as a culprit, and confessing sin as a child. The Father’s bosom is the place for penitent confessions. We have been cleansed once for all, but our feet still need to be washed from the defilement of our daily walk as children of God…..” What Does It Really Mean …