Sermons

Limping Along. 1 Kings 18:19-29.

All of us have experienced the sensation of having a foreign object in our shoes. It is annoying and we stop to remove it before it causes any damage because if we leave it in there, pretty soon we will be walking with a limp. The same is true spiritually speaking, except often we ignore the irritant and limp along the best…

Coming Out. 1 Kings 18:1-18.

Have you ever had to reveal something about yourself to someone and you weren’t sure how it was going to go? Will they be thrilled or disappointed, will they accept me or reject me? It’s a risk. As disciples of Jesus Christ we are given a new identity, but when should we reveal it, and to who and how? http://smithrockchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/100619-Coming-out-guide.pdf http://smithrockchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/100619-Coming-out-group-guide.pdf

The Word. 1 Kings 17:8-24.

What drives you to action? Often it is circumstances, either positive; we want the benefit or negative; we don’t want the consequence. But equally it can be a word we hear, something which we think is persuasive, but it is really only compelling if we act on it. Otherwise it isn’t nearly as powerful as we thought, is it? Join us Sunday…

Asking For Adversity. 1 Kings 17:1-7.

What do you typically ask God for? Possibly the things we most ask God for are to bless us, protect us, give us peace, make us successful and prosper us. We ask for these things for ourselves,our family, our church, friends, neighbors and country, and we reason that with these “blessings” God’s power will be obvious to everyone. but will it? What…

The River of Life. Genesis 2:10-15.

School has started, the weather has changed, and a new season is upon us. Some of us are ready for a new season, and some of us would rather stay where we were, but none the less seasons of life roll on by whether we want them or not like a river rolling on out to sea. How do we navigate these…