The Evidence of Christ’s Abiding Love within the Believer

Humanity demands evidence, but what evidence I am? What am I confirming by the way I love? Where am I getting my definition of love from? 1 John 3:16-18 exhorts the believer to love in the definition of God’s love, He who is love. God defined love by Christ laying...

God’s Grace is Sufficient to Transform

In Isaiah 43:1-7 God provides His reassurance to His people with 5 signposts of His grace.  Possession of them, presence with them, purchase of them, and promise to them.  All of these are grounded in and moving towards His purpose: the glory of God.  In all these...

Fighting to Gather Together

In this last sermon of this series, we bring all the teaching of the previous five weeks together in a call for each of us to fight to gather together.  This message provides practical ways to care for each other so that we embrace and enjoy being the church...

Final Words

Churches have many distinctions among them, but what seems common to all is that we struggle to bear one another’s burdens as is outlined in Gal. 6. In this message we see how Paul calls upon the church to care for one another in one of the hardest ways and to...

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...