"faith" Tagged Sermons

Thomas!

Sermon Text: John 20:19-31 What’s the first word that comes to mind when hearing the Bible name Thomas? Probably “doubter,” or “doubting.” 100% of the time, right? That’s unfortunate! Because of that one event on Easter evening, Thomas gets labeled for life. The Gospel for the Sunday after Easter is traditionally Jesus’ encounters with his disciples in the upper room one week apart. This Sunday, after hearing another side to Thomas, you probably won’t completely change your mind about Thomas,…

Pentecost

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. For a copy of the worship service bulletin, click here. You can also watch on our Facebook page. The Festival of Pentecost reminds us that God the Spirit does the impossible for us. Many problems seem unsolvable, but our God is the God of the impossible. Pentecost gave clear evidence of that. The dead in sin become spiritually alive through the gospel message of Jesus Christ. It is the Holy…

Easter During Coronavirus

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. For a copy of the worship service bulletin, click here. You can also watch on our Facebook page. Hope is an interesting thing. It can be the “hope” for warmer weather, or it can be the “hope” that keeps someone going even when all seems to be lost. Jesus’ disciples seemed to lose hope he was alive, even though there had been numerous Jesus’ sightings. Our difficult and uncertain COVID-19…

Stop Doubting & Believe!

Click save above to download a pdf of this sermon. For a copy of the worship service bulletin, click here. You can also watch on our Facebook page. What do you do when doubts climb into your lives?  How does one counteract those doubts?  In this Sunday’s worship a notorious doubter will catch our full attention.  Thomas, who was AWOL when Jesus first appeared to his disciples on Easter evening, is part of the group when Jesus returns the following week.  We’ll…

Facets of Faith

Sermon Text: Genesis 12:1-8 What’s the most precious thing you have?  Your smart phone?  Your wedding ring? Your house?  While those things seem valuable now, they won’t last forever.  So, then what is the most precious thing you have?  How about your faith in Jesus?  Faith is the only thing that guarantees you’ll have an amazing eternity in heaven with Jesus.  Nothing, absolutely nothing else can do that. Since faith is such a precious commodity, our worship (message and music) will exam…

A Lesson in Faith

John 4:46-54 1. Faith Hears the Good News and Trusts 2. Faith Perseveres Even When It Seems Like God Isn’t Listening 3. Faith Takes Jesus at His Word 4. Faith Receives What is Promised 5. Faith is Strengthened and Shared with Each Promise Fulfilled