September 25, 2016
This message is the first of the second half of our study on Ephesians. The first half (chapters 1-3) was covered in the spring of 2016 and focuses on who and whose we are in Christ.
September 11, 2016
Matthew 28:18-20; various passages in Luke
This final message of the series looks at the mark of mission and how any healthy community of believers must be on mission together to share the gospel of Jesus with their lost neighbors.
September 4, 2016
1 Corinthians 9
This message looks at how sacrificial love is a necessary mark of a healthy community and is essential in creating an environment conducive to growth.
August 28, 2016
1 Corinthians 8
This message looks at how graciousness is a mark of healthy Christian community. It looks at 1 Corinthians 8 and the issue whether or not to eat food sacrificed to idols as a casse study.
August 21, 2016
This first message of the miniseries on "Marks of a Healthy Community" looks at the foundational mark of humility. We need genuine encounters with Jesus that bring us grace-based humility if we are going to be able to healthily engage Christian community.
July 24, 2016
This message looks at the path of wisdom with self-control and shows how the secret to being able to control ourselves is to find our satisfaction in all things in Christ.
June 26, 2016
Proverbs 3:5-6; 30:1-4
This introductory message to this series on Proverbs looks into the nature and value of Proverbs, wisdom, and how Jesus fully walked the path of wisdom for us.
June 19, 2016
This final message of the series on spiritual disciplines looks at the heart and ultimate goal of the disciplines: imitating the Father and growing in maturity to become like Him.
June 12, 2016
This message looks at the nature and reality of sin as the ultimate human disaster. It also advocates for the value of cultivating the discipline of confession and accountability and for seeing these things as a sweet gift from the God who loves us.
May 29, 2016
This message engages with the spiritual discipline of service, not in deed only, but service that comes from a heart of love.