Sermons from July 2016

Faith That Works

Sermon Notes:   1. Love is the great motivator. a) Love is supposed to be the primary fruit of Christian life. b) God has always urged His people toward a lifestyle of love.   2. Live quietly and work hard. a) A quiet life demonstrates humility. b) Faithful work demonstrates genuine love and impacts the…

Assembly Required

Sermon Notes:   1. Be the Church. a) Church is not an event to attend, but a family to belong to. b) The church is a community on mission together.   2. Gather with Purpose. a) We gather so that our faith remains strong. b) We gather so that our faith is lived out. c)…

Fix Your Eyes

Sermon Notes:   1. The mature believer will always have their mind on Jesus. 2. The are competing world philosophies. 3. It’s not just about attitudes, but about actions. 4. We can’t properly focus on Christ without the right knowledge and the in-dwelling Word of God.     Questions for further thought or discussion. Why…

Rooted In Love

Sermon Notes:   1. Pray for understanding. a) We pray because we know God is the source of all life, power, and wisdom. b) We pray because w know we need God’s help in life.   2. Let the Holy Spirit strengthen you. a) It is by the Holy Spirit that we have spiritual strength.…

Ready To Answer Big Questions

Sermon Notes:   1. A Right Attitude. a) When your attitude looks good, your faith looks good. b) When people insult you, repay them with a blessing.   2. A Righteous Life. a) Righteous living starts with righteous speech. b) A righteous person does good things and pursues peace.   3. A Reasonable Defense. a)…