Sermon Archives (Page 2)

2017-05-14 Mother’s Day – Give Your Family to Jesus

The key to giving you kid’s and spouse to Jesus is see the Lord’s compassion for your family: “Jesus went with his disciples to the village of Nain… a funeral procession was coming out as he approached the village gate. The young man who had died was a widow’s only son… When the Lord saw her, his heart overflowed with compassion.” Luke…

2017-04-30 The Risen Christ – Forgiveness and gift of the Holy Spirit

God moved through the words that Peter spoke, and it caused people to realize that they were in need—“Peter’s words pierced their hearts, and they said to him and to the other apostles, ‘Brothers, what should we do?’” Acts 2:37 (NLT) The needs that the people sensed were the exact same needs that every human being needs: God’s forgiveness through Christ and…

2017-04-09 Blind Bartimaeus

The special day known as Palm Sunday is when Jesus’ Triumphal Entry is remembered and celebrated. Bartimaeus, the whom Jesus healed in Jericho, likely was there waving his palm branch and joining in the celebration. This Palm Sunday message focuses on the healing of Bartimaeus, focusing on the words of Jesus—words that everyone in the world needs to hear: “What do you…

2017-03-26 Spiritual Light and Darkness

The text begins with Jesus seeing a man who was blind from birth; this starts a conversation with the disciples and more controversy with the Pharisees. One, Jesus sees us and knows about our suffering, weaknesses and disabilities. Jesus said, the blindness “happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life” John 9:3b. Healing displays the work of…

2017-03-19 Life through the Living Water

Jesus said in John 4:14, “those who drink the water I give will never be thirsty again. It becomes a fresh, bubbling spring within them, giving them eternal life.” The woman in this text, to whom Jesus was talking, really wanted this living water. The word for “bubbling” in Greek means ‘a continuous flowing’, and the word “spring” is a natural source,…