Sermons on Christian Living

2017-02-19 Love Your Neighbor

From Leviticus 19:18 and Matthew 5:38-48, Pastor Shawn talks about how to love your neighbor as yourself. Dealing with difficult people and situations are “hot water” experiences that expose what’s really in our hearts. However, when our lives are “steeped” in Christ’s presence, we gradually become more like Him, and His grace overflows out of our lives. God’s grace is always purposeful.…

The Call of Christmas – The Call of God to Follow

Our Advent series, The Call of Christmas continues with Joseph—A Call to Faithfully Follow. From Joseph’s story, we see that following Gods plans means that your plans are going to change: “Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly. But after he had considered this,…

The Call of Christmas – The Call of God’s Provision

Our Advent series, “The Call of Christmas,” continues with the Virgin Mary—the Call of God’s Provision. Upon hearing the angel Gabriel’s message, Mary “was greatly troubled at his words and wondered what kind of greeting this might be” Luke 1:29. Some possible fears could have been: what will everyone think, the fear of the supernatural and the fear of change. Mary is…

Treasures of Grace

Teaching from the Old Testament book of Malachi and the Gospel reading about the thief on the cross, Pastor Shawn shares that we are treasures of God’s grace in Christ. Malachi proclaims that we are of great value to God “‘They will be mine,’ says the LORD Almighty, ‘in the day when I make up my treasured possession.” Malachi 3:17a (NIV). Also,…

Living with Integrity

Base on Luke 18:9-10: “To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everybody else, Jesus told this parable: 10 ‘Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector…’” Pastor Shawn speaks about living with Christ-like integrity. Integrity in Christ is found in humility, and it brings spiritual health…