“Salvation in the Son” John 3:12-21

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  “Salvation in the Son” John 3:12-21 Jesus told Nicodemus what was necessary to enter the “Kingdom of God” (being born from above – Jn. 3:5) and went on to explain how to attain “everlasting life” (vv. 13-16). After mentioning the mystery of the Spirit, who gives us new life and thus…

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“Scandalous Scene at the Temple” John 2:13-25

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  “Scandalous Scene at the Temple” John 2:13-25 Imagine a young public servant barging into the Capital Building while congress was in session, taking and breaking the gavel while accusing congress that they have made a mockery of the US Constitution by exploiting the tax paying citizens. And after they demanded his…

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“Secret Sign at a Wedding” John 2:1-12

Sunday morning series:  “Secret Sign at a Wedding” John 2:1-12 It’s occasionally acknowledged that Scripture begins and ends with a wedding. This itself tells us a lot. Wedding feasts are expensive! They are arduous to plan, prepare, and manage. But they can be the most beautiful and pleasant events to which our memories cling for…

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“The King/Prince” John 1:47-51

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  “The King/Prince” John 1:47-51 It is not so amazing that the eternal God created the cosmos, but it is incomprehensible that God became flesh.  It is not so amazing that after He was incarnated that He justified believers, but it is wonderfully amazing that He confounded the wise and achieved His…

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“Many in the One” John 1:19-51

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  Many in the One” John 1:19-51  After introducing Jesus as co-creator and as God himself, John established that the many roles of the Messiah are found in Jesus alone. As Hank Hanegraaff often says, “Only Jesus could walk through the door of the Old Testament prophets.” And the prophets spoke much…

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“New Revelation of Eternal Word” John 1:1-34

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  “New Revelation of Eternal Word” John 1:1-34 The New Testament means nothing without the old.  The foundations of truth, life, choice, responsibility, and righteousness had to be laid and played out so that redemption in the person and work of Jesus Christ could be enacted and proclaimed.  He has come, the…

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“Dependency and Devotion” Psalm 119:33-40

Sunday Morning Sermon Series: “Dependency and Devotion” Psalm 119:33-40 Though the psalmist is not ambivalent, he acknowledged the duality of his nature. He knew the need for a single mind toward truth, a single path for his feet, a single heart that was loyal to truth, and a single eye which would not lead him…

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“Embracing Truth” Psalm 119:25-32

Sunday Morning Sermon Series: “Embracing Truth” 119:25-32 In the beginning of this fourth octonary, we see the psalmist’s acknowledgment of clinging to the dust (v. 25). At the end he has determined to cling to the testimonies of God (v. 31). Our fallen nature has us stuck in the mud and headed six feet under…

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Bible Question and Answer Service

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  Bible Question and Answer Service A-Chording to the Gospel Blue Grass Band I hope you enjoyed/celebrated your freedoms and continue to do so today and evermore. This nation still enjoys many blessings bestowed on it by God and one of them is the freedom to preach and to speak freely without…

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“Dependency and Devotion” Psalm 119:17-24

Sunday Morning Sermon Series:  “Dependency and Devotion” Psalm 119:17-24 A faith that isn’t tested is a faith that can’t be trusted. True devotion is manifested in times of trial. If adversity renders one faithless there was never any devotion. Jesus spoke of those who seemed to be receivers of His word. He said they initially…

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“Israel Definition”

Wednesday Night Bible Study: “Israel Definition” An excerpt from Pastor Chris Hall’s notes: “The true Israel of God is the organic (bush) dwelling place (building) of united believers (body) who are betrothed to God (bride). True Israel are those who have been born from above (God’s Spirit) via the cleansing / life source of Messiah’s…

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“The Word of God” Psalm 119:1-8 Part 2

Sunday Morning Sermon Series: “The Word of God” Psalm 119:1-8 Part 2 In the beginning, the Word of God created the universe. The Word of God, about which the psalmist sung, describes the nature of God. It is the transcript of God’s nature and thus it is life. It is powerful and authoritative and our…

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“King and Kingdom Come”

Wednesday Night Bible Study: “King and Kingdom Come” An excerpt from Pastor Chris Hall’s notes: “The consummation of His Kingdom will be a transformational event wherein all of creation will metamorphisize into glory – when our glorification will match our justification. 1 Cor. 15 = Jesus’ Resurrection, Our Spiritual Resurrection, & the Universe’s Resurrection.” Click…

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“The Word of God” Psalm 119:1-8 Part 1

Sunday Morning Sermon Series: “The Word of God” Psalm 119:1-8 Part 1 There are many subjects of which we could devote a lengthy sermon series. Perhaps the most obvious topic to focus a series on would be the Word of God itself – and we are embarking on such a series. The poetic and theologically…

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