Sermons

How Much Is Enough?

How Much Is Enough? Exodus 18:1-27. 2/18/2018. When someone tells you they have achieved some feat do you believe them or do you require some proof? For the smaller claims perhaps we might take them at their word, but the bigger the claim the more proof we require. What about God? What proof do you need from Him? Find out this Sunday…

Setbacks

Setbacks. Genesis 5:1-23. 2/11/2018 Have you ever had something not go quite the way you hoped it would? You had it all worked out, your plan was sound, you had done your research and yet what happened was an unexpected setback. Where did the setback come from? What do they do to us? How can we get past them?

Provision

Provision. Genesis 47:12-31. 2/4/2018 When it comes to providing for people in need how do we choose who to provide for and who not to provide for? Why should we give any of what we have worked so hard for to anyone? The answer to those questions is probably found in who and where we think all the resources we have in…

Righting A Wrong

Righting A Wrong. Genesis 34:1-17. 1/28/2018 Things go wrong in life, and sometimes we are wronged in life either accidentally or purposefully by those around us. Sometimes we wrong others accidentally of purposefully. When someone has been wronged what are the steps to “righting” the situation? On Sunday we will examine a story which speaks volumes to our culture today in which…

Guidance

Guidance. Genesis 24:1-21. Just a few weeks into 2018 and how is it going? Its still a New Year, the shine hasn’t warn off it yet and most of the year lies ahead of us. But how will we navigate it? To navigate across either land or sea we need some basic tools to find our way – a guidance system. But…

You Can’t Be Serious!

You Can’t Be Serious! Job 42:1-17. 1/14/2018. Last year thanks to the proliferation of camera phones we got to see several incidents, (notably on airlines) where people did not get the level of treatment they were expecting or what was “reasonable.” Watching the footage its hard not to agree, and shout, “you can’t be serious!” But what about God? What level of…

Second Chance.

Second Chance. Genesis 6:5-22. 1/7/2018. How is your New Year going? Hopefully it is off to a good start, but perhaps already it hasn’t quite gone to plan and find yourself in need of a second chance. How many second chances have you needed in your life? In this week’s sermon as we start our New Year’s reading in the F260 plan…

Back To Basics

Back To Basics. Acts 2:42-47. 12/31/2017. Many people’s New Year resolutions are a repeat of previous years which petered out after only a few weeks. Why? Because either they lacked a basic strategy to implement them, or they were too vague or complicated. Sunday morning join us for “back to basics” as we look at our New Year’s resolutions. 123117 Back to…

Christmas Calling. Part 3. Excluded Hope.

Christmas Calling. Part 3. Excluded Hope. Luke 2:1-20. 12/24/2017. How are you feeling this Christmas? Do you feel “part” of Christmas, where you are into all the preparations and celebrations; get your presents, food, decorations and the Christmas music cranked up? Or do you feel excluded from Christmas this year and it isn’t really calling you? If that’s you, Christmas really is…

Christmas Calling. Part 2. Expectant Hope.

Christmas Calling. Part 2. Expectant Hope. Luke 1:26-38, 2:1-7, Matthew 1:18-25. This Sunday with just a week to go before Christmas, the calling is getting louder and sharper and our expectations are growing. But are our expectations in line with God’s? We will find out with “Christmas calling expectant hope.”