Sermons from June 2016

Sermons from June 2016

“Mothers Making a Difference” – May 8, 2016

1 Samuel 1: 1-11; 18-19 Come to the Lord (v. 3-8) There is… Provided a way to come to the Lord Isaiah 1: 18, 55:1, 3 Revelation 22: 17 Personal WANT to come to the Lord Choices that are NOT good Running Revenge Rebellion Call to the Lord (v. 9-10) Psalm 121: 1-2 Hannah’s prayer was… Fervent “…the effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” – James Focused Firm Commit to the Lord (v. 11, 18-19) Victory is…

“Rules for the Road: Don’t Steal” – May 8, 2016

Exodus 20: 15 The 7th Commandment is about… Violating the Law There is a… Correct way to get “stuff” Reward for work 2 Thessalonians 3: 10 Reception of a gift Corrupt way to get “stuff” Ephesians 4:28 Violating a Loyalty As an EMPLOYEE Colossians 3:22 – 24 As an EMPLOYER  Colossians 4:1 In our ETHICAL BEHAVIOR Violating the Lord By stealing of THE TITHE Malachi 3:8 – 10 By stealing of TIME By stealing of TALENTS

“Coming to Church” – May 1, 2016

Acts 1: 12-26 Learn about… The PEOPLE The people were… Reliable Replaceable Judas was highly trusted as the treasurer, but he was replaced. The PRIORITIES The priority of… Prayer (v. 14) Proclamation (v. 15-22) The proclaiming of God’s Word, not our opinions The PROCESS Notice their… Decision Devotion (v. 24)

“Rules for the Road: Avoiding Adultery” – May 1, 2016

Exodus 20: 14 “Thou shalt not commit adultery.” Ref. Mark 8:38 The 6th Commandment is about… Building together Built on… Partnership (Genesis 2:18) Pleasure Procreation Beginning thoughts (Matthew 5:27-30) Notice the… Process of lust Promise of love Breaking trust A broken trust… Destroys relationships Devastates children Bonding tightly Bond tightly by… Guarding yourself by… Walking with God Watching out Working on your marriage Weighing the cost Gracing yourself (John 8:3-)

“Continuing What Jesus Did” – April 24, 2016

Acts 1: 1-11 The FOUNDATION of the Church The work that Jesus did (v. 1) Ref. John 21:25 (“…many other things…”) Ultimately, it is the work Christ did on the cross and His resurrection. The Word that Jesus declared (v. 2-3) The FOCUS of the Church There is a plan that is greater than us There is a power that is given to us The FUTURE of the Church Future to know the purpose of His return to Heaven Future…

“Rules for the Road: The Sanctity of Life” – April 24, 2016

Exodus 20:13 ref. Genesis 9:6 The 6th Commandment is about.. Acting Aggressively Notice the… Definition of Murder Description of murder Physical murder Personal murder (suicide) Physician-assisted murder (euthanasia) Abortion Assuming authority The entrance into life Psalm 139:13-16 The exit from life Alarming attitudes A call to… Examine attitudes in YOU Jealously Hatred Greed Arrogance Resentment etc. Matthew 5:21-22 Execute attitudes in you Romans 12:2 1 Samuel 16:7 Philippians 4:8

“Just Follow Jesus” – April 17, 2016

John 21: 15-25 Following is about… Loving Jesus He loved us first Jesus loves us even with our… Flaws Failures Living for Jesus We learn of the… Prophecy of Peter’s death Product of Peter’s death His death would glorify God Looking to Jesus Look to Jesus do that you will… Not be distracted Not be disappointed