June 18, 2017
This message looks at Psalm 23 and helps us discover Jesus as our Great Shepherd -- our loving and kind leader who has himself given his life for his sheep so that he can lead us to good things!
June 4, 2017
This message looks at Psalm 2 and shows us how God's righteous judgment and anger against sin is actually a very good thing!
June 5, 2016
This message looks at yokes, oxen, and Jesus' invitation to a lifestyle of discipleship. We will only find rest for our souls as we take up the easy yoke of Christ and work alongside him.
May 15, 2016
This first and foundational message of the "Reclaiming Spiritual Disciplines ... Again" sermon series focuses on God's words to us: how they are always for our good and ideal for human flourishing. As we dive into reclaiming spiritual disciplines, we need to reclaim this bedrock of human flourishing lost in the garden. So as we listen to and obey God's words, as we engage in spiritual disciplines, we must remember that it is all out of love and for our good -- and will lead to the best version of us and our lives now.
January 3, 2016
This second of this mini-series talks about looking forward, pressing on, spiritual growth, avoiding perfectionism, and embracing grace-based goal setting. Because of the Gospel of Grace, we are freed to try! And our lives now really matter. This message specifically covers WOTYs and BHAGGs (Words Of The Year and Big, Hairy, Audacious, God-sezed Goals).
September 6, 2015
1 Corinthians 15:1-11
This first message of the "About Us" teaching series focuses on the primacy and centrality of the Gospel to all of life. This is one of the foundational vallues of New Hope Church and orients all we do.
August 16, 2015
What we feed will grow.
April 12, 2015
This message on the spiritual discipline of joy and celebration talks about how our God is a joyful and celebratory God. He knows we are otherwise inclined, so He commands His followers to learn to rejoice and to celebrate in the midst of our daily lives.
February 8, 2015
This first message of the series focuses generally on the topic of spiritual disciplines: what they are, why they have fallen into some disuse, why we should reclaim them in our Christian lives, and how we actually do that.
September 21, 2014
- Ben Deaver
- Message Series:
- The Kingdom of Jesus: A Study Through the Gospel of Luke (2014-2015)