June 2017

The Story Begins

My Story, Your Story, God’s Story

Story is the nature of the world in which we live   God has given man a desire to know and understand this grand story – Ecclesiastes 3:11 God has revealed Himself and His story to us through the scriptures and through Jesus. – Hebrews 1:1-2 God desires you to know His Story.  – Ephesians 1:17-21 God’s Story […]

May 2017

Romans 15 & 16

Romans 15:8 – 16:27   In Matthew 28:19-20, Jesus commissions the church to make disciples by : Baptize new believers Teach growing believers   The English word “evangelism” comes from the Greek word euaggelion Most literally translated in the noun form, it means: “gospel” or “good news.” In the verb form, the word means to […]

Romans 13:8-15:7

Romans 13:8-15:7 Observations     Christian love fulfills the law (13:8-10) Great Commandment – Matthew 22:36-40 “On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.” Often Love is not romantic.  Often Love is difficult and Ugly Toby Mac – Love is not IF or BECAUSE love is ANYWAY and EVEN THOUGH Usually, when […]

Romans 13:1-7

April 2017

Romans 12:17-21

Romans 12:17-21   Can Sacrificial Love be Unbiblical? It is not loving to let the beloved sin against you.   To allow or to promote sin is never the best thing for anyone. To “cling to what is good” means we must not sin against ourselves. we must not love others in such a way […]

The Church Together – Romans 12:9-16

Romans 12:9-16   Genuine Love (v. 9) Love must be true to our hearts Love must be true to God’s will What Does Brotherly Love Look Like? Brotherly love is putting others first. (v. 10) Brotherly love is doggedly committed. (v. 11) Brotherly love is longsuffering. (v. 12) Brotherly love combines feeling with action (v. […]

Easter 2017

The audio file for this week was corrupted and therefore we were not able to upload the podcast.  You can find the sermon notes below or use the DOWNLOAD NOTES link.   Philippians 3:8-11 8 Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake […]

What is the Lord’s Supper?

Romans 12:4-8