Community Restoration Begins

The restoration of the faith community Ezra led back to Israel began with a journey back to the land God had promised to Abraham and had fulfilled in later years. Their ability to return was brought about through the active hand of God on the many circumstances needed...

Restoration Rejoicing

After many years and much adversity and afflictions, the returning exiles were able to rebuild the House of God. Upon the completion of the Temple, the people celebrated with worship because it was God that had orchestrated their restoration, while also remembering...

In Need of Prayer

The basic necessities of life are both universal and subjective. We all need food, water, and shelter, but sometimes we believe we need the latest Iphone or a larger TV.  As Christians, in addition to our physical needs, we need those things that are necessary for our...

Embracing Christ as First

It is one thing for Christians to say that Jesus Christ is first in their lives, but it is a very different matter to live it out.  In this sermon, we take a closer look at Paul’s life as he shares about himself in order to see a number of different ways that...

Shaken But Not Stirred

Those who believe in Jesus Christ have their greatest hope because of the great work that He did in providing salvation for them.  In practical terms, this hope is the rock on which every believer is to stand firm when facing adversity.  In this message we learn that...