Obey and Submit to Your Church Leaders
Christians are called to obey and submit to the faithful pastors of their church that the Lord has placed over them. We do this because our pastors are called to keep watch over our souls. And as members of a local church we should make shepherding us a joyful experience for our leaders.
God’s Family Has Members
This week, pastor Matt Cohen kicks off our August sermon series on “God’s Family” by showing from the Scriptures that “God’s family has members.” The text is Ephesians 2:18-19. He answers the questions, Why join a local church? And, What are the benefits of joining a local church?
Jesus is God’s Ultimate Word To You
Our big idea this morning: Jesus is God’s ultimate word to you. Sometimes when we are weary and discouraged, we wish God would just speak to us. That would fix everything. He has! Jesus is everything God wants to say to you in a person. So, what should we do with Jesus? We’ll explore two answers this morning: 1. Know Jesus. 2. Pay close attention to Jesus.
Running with Endurance
As we begin 2020, we may have resolutions, but we struggle to endure. In the Christian life endurance is needed, and this passage shows us how to get it.
Keep the Faith
Keep your faith in Jesus by knowing your faith and practicing your faith
Live As The Church
Live As The Church. How do we live as a healthy church? Luke provides us with five ways: 1. Be a WORD community. 2. Be a SHARING community, 3. Be a RELATIONAL community, 4. Be a WORSHIPPING community, and 5. Be an EXPANDING community.
Be Content Rather Than Striving After The Wind
Be content rather than striving after the wind because for the sake of justice, forming community, and of worship.
Live Out of Your Elect-Identity
Live Out of Your Elect-Identity. 1. Believe the gospel, 2. Imitate gospel-messengers, 3. Be messengers and models.
The Humiliation of Christ
What did Christ come to do? He became human in order to die, ultimately to help humans like you and me.