Who were the Pharisees and Sadducees? Why did John rebuke them so harshly, and warn them so sternly? Did they have any hope? Why yes they did! And so do you and me if we will but look to whom John pointed them. Our hope is not in our heritage, our ideas, or our righteousness. […]
What is the church’s greatest threat? Idolatry! And what is idolatry’s only cure? Christ! Listen as Pastor David exhorts God’s people to flee from idolatry and Pastor Matt points to Christ as the only hope of deliverance from this great threat.
People’s receptivity of the message of the cross varies greatly from person to person. Some hate it! To them it is foolishness, and even offensive. To others the Gospel is the wonder-working power and infinite wisdom of God. Listen as Brother Brody Wells delves into I Corinthians 1:17-31. Brody explains the content of this message, […]
In our last sermon in I Thessalonians we looked at the beautiful concept of the Church as a family. But how does one become part of that family of God? And how do we recognize our brothers and sisters in Christ? Listen as Pastor Matt examines I Thessalonians 1:4-6 to show that God, in His […]
What does it mean to be ‘circumcised of heart?’ How can you determine if you are or not? Paul leaves no doubt concerning how to answer this critical question. Listen as Pastor Matt looks at what it means 1) to worship God in the Spirit 2) to glory in Christ Jesus and 3) to place […]
Have you ever heard a person say that God will not turn anyone away? James 4:6 says just the opposite; ‘God resists the proud, and gives grace to the humble.’ Put another way pride is grace repellant. So how can we recognize and eliminate pride? By regularly being transformed by the Scriptures one’s pride is […]
Walk with Pastor Matt as he looks at Philippians 1:19-21. Everyone suffers but God has designed suffering as the vehicle of sanctification; it makes us holy and actually works out for our salvation. Let us pray for the ‘supply of the Spirit of Christ Jesus’ so that the faith of our brothers and sisters does […]