KINGDOM

This sermon will focus on the Kingdom of God. FOCUS: The history of the idea of kingship/kingdom through the Old Testament. First, Israel’s desire for a king was basically a rejection of God’s kingship. But God proceeds to honor and use human kingship, calling David and promising that his descendants would reign forever. When David’s line appears to end several …

BODY

Having lived, died, risen again, and poured out his Spirit on us, God is now in a position to really carry out his plan for humanity. God’s people, saved and continually sanctified, can truly live into their mission—representing God in the world as one cohesive Body. Next Sunday Pastor Ryan will dive into how this Body is supposed to work, …

SPIRIT

What should come as no surprise is that our Christian experience of holiness is simply life under the Lordship of Jesus Christ – in the power and purity of the Holy Spirit. Next Sunday Pastor Terry will look at what God’s Word says about our sanctification – to make holy or sacred – to set apart – to be forgiven …

RESURRECTION

Without the RESURRECTION, Jesus becomes merely another Jewish teacher with some good ideas. Next Sunday Pastor Terry will look at the Gospel of John 20, to show both the historicity of Jesus’ RESURRECTION, and the LIFE it brings. For if it is not true, then as the Apostle Paul put it so well in 1 Corinthians 15:14: “If Christ has …