Sermons

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"God is VERY Gracious & God is VERY Patient" - Genesis 27-33 - Jacob's Story

on February 18, 2018

In this sermon we look at the life of Jacob who was a less than ideal disciple who did not learn very easily though God tried to teach him time and time again. In this sermon, we see that the God of Jacob is also gracious and patient with all of us who have come after. Praise the God of grace!

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"Learning To Trust The God Of Grace" - Genesis 12-22 - Abraham's Story

on February 11, 2018

In this sermon we look at Abraham, a person who is a lot like us, and the way he learned to understand and trust in the God of Grace who called him.

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"Dependent On God" - Genesis 1-3 - Creation, Fall, Promise of Redemption

on February 4, 2018

In this sermon, we look at the beginning of all things and how our original parents learned a hard lesson about what it means to live as the Creation dependent on the Creator who made them.

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"A Soundtrack For Existence" - Psalm 119

on January 28, 2018

A quote I recently heard stated: "At its best, music provides language and a soundtrack for your emotional and intellectual life. If an artist does his or her job well, they describe the world as they see it in a particular moment." In the same way, the Psalms are a soundtrack from God to us for our emotional and intellectual lives. They are raw, real, joyful, disappointing, full of anger, sadness, peace, confidence and everything in between...and God put them...

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"Live In His Presence In The Present" - Isaiah 59

on January 21, 2018

The heading to Isaiah 59 simply says "SIN, CONFESSION, REPENTANCE". It is a simple concept, so why don't more believers take hold of it and live in the freedom God has offered to us? The invitation is to live our lives "In His Presence In The Present"; the past covered in forgiveness, the future in God's hands.

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"Honor Your Father & Mother" - Aaron Koonsman

on January 14, 2018

"Honor Your Father & Mother" - Aaron Koonsman

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"Doors To Desperation" - Psalm 107

on January 7, 2018

​God responds to desperation, but you don't have to have a life-crisis to become desperate for God! Psalm 107 is a story about 4 very different groups of people who cry out to God in God hears them and delivers them. Will you become desperate for God in the good times?

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"Jesus, Teach Us How to Pray in 2018" - Luke 11:1-13

on December 31, 2017

What if we got rid of all of the "how to's" we've heard concerning prayer? What if we became a blank slate in 2018 and asked Jesus to "teach us how to pray" as if it had never been attempted before? What if we got rid of our fear of failure? OK, now we are getting closer to where we need to be. Join us as we ask the right person the right question in 2018.

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"Perspective on Christmas Eve" - Isaiah 9:1-7

on December 24, 2017

God has set eternity in our hearts, yet apart from God's perspective we cannot see ourselves, others, or God as they really are. We need the Prince of Peace.​

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"For The Long-Haul" - Hebrews 12:1-3

on December 17, 2017

In a long-distance race, you win simply by finishing; everyone has their own path to walk. ​In this sermon coming off of our Holy Spirit Weekend, Pastor Nathan discusses the BIG PICTURE of the journey of faith.

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