Sermons

Thrive in This Family

They are three of the most serious words a doctor can pass along: “Failure to thrive.” To thrive is to grow, to develop strength, to prosper, to do well, to flourish. For the sake of HIS name is our theme …

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Belong to His Church

It can hurt deeply to be told, “You don’t belong.” At the same time, it can be entirely inappropriate to claim something that belongs to someone else. Paul’s letter to the Ephesians helps us find the God-designed balance between the two …

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Respond to the Lord

People will seek responses from us, in various ways, throughout the day. Sometimes we don’t respond. Did we hear? Are we preoccupied? Are we opting to ignore? Are we being neglectful, self-centered, or rude? Are we intentionally using the opportunity …

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For the Sake of His Name

For the sake of his name. Consider just a sampling of how often our attention is drawn to this most glorious of ideals in God’s written revelation to mankind: “The LORD will not forsake his people, for his great name’s …

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All Things NEW

Could you use a fresh start in 2017? New is a beautiful, powerful word that shows up throughout God’s revelation to mankind. Read it, and you quickly find that you aren’t the first to long for a new beginning, a …

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One More Night with the Frogs

What does “one more night with frogs” even mean and what does it have to do with me? To answer those questions, we go back to the second book of the Bible. This sermon was delivered on December 18, 2016. Interactive …

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Well Built

“He is like a man building a house, who dug deep and laid the foundation on the rock. And when a flood arose, the stream broke against that house and could not shake it, because it had been well built.” …

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