Sermons

September 6, 2020

Acts: State Your Case

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Christian Faith & Discipleship Scripture: Acts 28:17–31

August 30, 2020

Acts: Lost At Sea

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: God's Faithfulness Scripture: Acts 27:27–44

August 23, 2020

Acts: A Story to Tell

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Our Before & After Scripture: Acts 26:22–31

August 16, 2020

Acts: Caught Sleeping

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Awareness Scripture: Acts 20:7–12

July 26, 2020

Acts: Yard Sale Religion

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Love Like Christ Scripture: Psalm 95:1–7, Acts 17:22–32

July 19, 2020

Acts: This Has to Stop

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Systemic Change Scripture: Isaiah 10:1–4, Acts 16:16–24

July 5, 2020

Acts: Growing Together

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Together in Christ Scripture: Isaiah 43:15–19, Acts 9:1–19

June 28, 2020

Acts: Don’t Miss It

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Christ & Hope Scripture: Acts 8:26–40

June 21, 2020

Acts: Priceless Purpose

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Purpose Scripture: Acts 8:9–25

June 14, 2020

Acts: Help Wanted

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Called Scripture: Acts 6:1–7

June 7, 2020

Acts: In Sync

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Racism & Change Scripture: Acts 2:42–47

May 31, 2020

Acts: Something New

Pastor: Series: The Book of Acts Topic: Commencement & Change Scripture: Acts 2:1–13

May 17, 2020

Then What: Last Things First

Pastor: Series: Then What Topic: Christian Discipleship & Love Scripture: Matthew 28:16–20

May 10, 2020

Then What: Cause and Effect

Pastor: Series: Then What Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: John 21:15–19

April 26, 2020

Then What: Show Me

Pastor: Series: Then What Topic: Be A Testament Scripture: John 20:24–31

April 19, 2020

Then What: Something Familiar

Pastor: Series: Then What Topic: Something Familiar Scripture: Luke 24:13–35

April 5, 2020

Patient Grace (Palm Sunday)

Pastor: Series: com(Parable) Topic: Grace Scripture: Luke 15:11–32

March 29, 2020

com(Parable): Room to Grow

Pastor: Series: com(Parable) Topic: Spiritual Growth Scripture: Matthew 13:1–23

March 22, 2020

com(parable): Return on Investment

Pastor: Series: com(Parable) Topic: Expectations Scripture: Matthew 25:14–29

March 1, 2020

Crazy Compassion

Pastor: Series: com(Parable) Topic: Compassion Scripture: Luke 10:25–37

February 16, 2020

In Common: Grading On A Curve

Pastor: Series: In Common Topic: Grace Scripture: Genesis 3:1–24

February 9, 2020

In Common: Striking Resemblance

Pastor: Series: In Common Topic: Unity in Christ Scripture: Genesis 1:26–31

February 2, 2020

Difficult Decisions Kobayashi Maru

Pastor: Series: Difficult Decisions Topic: Difficult Decisions Scripture: John 8:2–11

January 26, 2020

Difficult Decisions: Roots of Integrity

Pastor: Series: Difficult Decisions Topic: Integrity Scripture: 1 Samuel 24:1–22

January 19, 2020

Difficult Decisions: Painful Obedience

Pastor: Series: Difficult Decisions Topic: Obedience Scripture: Genesis 22:6–19

January 12, 2020

Be a Barnabas

Pastor: Series: 2020 Sermons Topic: Encouragement Scripture: Acts 9:26–31

January 5, 2020

A New Blueprint

Pastor: Series: 2020 Sermons Topic: Blessings Scripture: Matthew 5:1–12

December 29, 2019

Desert Temptations

Pastor: Series: 2019 Sermons Topic: Temptation Scripture: Matthew 4:1–11

December 22, 2019

A Most Tender Love

Pastor: Series: 2019 Sermons Topic: LOVE Scripture: Luke 2:25–38

December 15, 2019

Greatest Joy

Pastor: Series: HPJL Topic: JOY Scripture: Luke 2:2–14

December 8, 2019

An Unbelievable Peace

Pastor: Series: HPJL Topic: Peace Scripture: Luke 1:46–55

December 1, 2019

An Unexpected Hope

Pastor: Series: HPJL Topic: Hope in Christ Scripture: Luke 1:26–35

November 24, 2019

A Weird Legacy

Pastor: Series: WEIRD: Exploring John The Baptist Topic: A Strong Life in Christ Scripture: John 3:22–36

November 17, 2019

A Weird Calling

Pastor: Series: WEIRD: Exploring John The Baptist Topic: Your Calling Scripture: Matthew 3:13–17

November 10, 2019

A Weird Entrance

Pastor: Series: WEIRD: Exploring John The Baptist Topic: Being A Testament Scripture: Mark 1:1–8

November 3, 2019

Enough: An Inspiring Gift

Pastor: Series: ENOUGH Topic: Stewardship Scripture: Mark 12:41–44

October 27, 2019

Enough: Chasing Contentment

Pastor: Series: ENOUGH Topic: Contentment Scripture: Philippians 4:8–13

October 20, 2019

Enough: Best Laid Plans

Pastor: Series: ENOUGH Topic: Life Planning Scripture: Matthew 7:24–29

October 13, 2019

Enough: Bait and Switch

Pastor: Series: ENOUGH Topic: Financial Discernment Scripture: Matthew 16:24–27

October 6, 2019

The Anatomy of Worship: The Lord’s Supper

Pastor: Series: The Anatomy of Worship Topic: The Lord's Supper Scripture: 1 John 6:53–60

September 29, 2019

The Anatomy of Worship: Baptism

Pastor: Series: The Anatomy of Worship Topic: Baptism Scripture: Matthew 28:16–20

September 22, 2019

The Anatomy of Worship: Preached Word

Pastor: Series: The Anatomy of Worship Topic: Preached Word Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:14– 4:2

September 15, 2019

The Anatomy of Worship: Prayer

Pastor: Series: The Anatomy of Worship Scripture: Matthew 6:5–13

September 8, 2019

The Anatomy of Worship: Welcome & Music

Pastor: Series: The Anatomy of Worship Topic: Components of Worship Scripture: Colossians 3:16–17, Hebrews 13:1–3

September 1, 2019

Fearfully Forward

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: A Strong Life in Christ Scripture: Mark 16:1–8

August 25, 2019

The Weight of Darkness

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Darkness Scripture: Mark 15:33–41

August 18, 2019

An Open Table

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: Mark 14:17–26

July 28, 2019

That Defining Moment

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Christ Seeks Us Scripture: Mark 9:2–13

July 21, 2019

Who is Jesus?

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Who is Jesus Scripture: Mark 8:27–38

July 7, 2019

Terrifying Light

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: A Strong Life in Christ Scripture: Mark 5:1–20

June 30, 2019

Shifting Soil

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: A Strong Life in Christ Scripture: Mark 4:1–20

June 23, 2019

Controversial Company

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Christian Discipleship & Love Scripture: Mark 2:13–17

June 16, 2019

Spark of Affirmation

Pastor: Series: Mark Your Summer Topic: Affirmation Scripture: Mark 1:9–13

April 21, 2019

Not Done (Easter Sunday)

Pastor: Series: Holy Week & Easter 2019 Topic: Resurrection and Perseverance Scripture: Matthew 28:1–10

April 19, 2019

Good Friday "The Service of Shadows"

Pastor: Series: Holy Week & Easter 2019 Topic: Journey to the Cross Scripture: John 3:19–21

April 14, 2019

Be Like Everyone Else

Pastor: Series: Holy Week & Easter 2019 Topic: Palm Sunday Scripture: Daniel 6:16–28

April 7, 2019

Tall Tales: It’s Unstoppable

Pastor: Series: Tall Tales Topic: Struggle Scripture: 1 Samuel 17:4–4

March 31, 2019

Tall Tales: I’ll Do It My Way

Pastor: Series: Tall Tales Topic: Change Scripture: Joshua 6:1–20

March 17, 2019

Tall Tales: There’s No Way

Pastor: Series: Tall Tales Topic: God's Faithfulness Scripture: Exodus 14:10–31

March 10, 2019

It Will Never End

Pastor: Series: Tall Tales Topic: The Truth of Christ Scripture: Genesis 7:11–24

March 6, 2019

Ash Wednesday Service: Dusty Days - Pastor Matt Wilcox

Pastor: Series: February 10-March 3 Topic: Get Dusty Scripture: 1 John 35–42

February 24, 2019

Unexpected Kindness

Pastor: Series: February 10-March 3 Topic: Kindness Scripture: 2 Samuel 9–

February 17, 2019

The Rebellion of Love

Pastor: Series: February 10-March 3 Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: Romans 12:9–21

February 3, 2019

Basics: Confessing an Identity

Pastor: Series: Basics Topic: As A Body of Christ

January 27, 2019

Basics: Confessing a Hero

Pastor: Series: Basics Topic: The Triune God

January 6, 2019

After the Manger: Hope in Sight (11am)

Pastor: Series: After The Manger Topic: Waiting Scripture: Luke 2:22–40

December 30, 2018

After the Manger: Odd Gifts

Pastor: Series: After The Manger Topic: Odd Gifts Scripture: Matthew 2:1–12

December 24, 2018

5pm - The Endless Echo of Joy (Christmas Eve)

Pastor: Series: Christmas Eve Sermons 2018 Topic: Christ is the Holiday Scripture: Luke 2:6–20

December 16, 2018

Incarnate: In, Over, All

Pastor: Series: Incarnate Topic: Christ is the Holiday Scripture: Colossians 1:15–20

December 2, 2018

Incarnate: The Beginning of Christmas

Pastor: Series: Incarnate Topic: The Beginning of Christmas Scripture: John 1:1–14

November 4, 2018

Shaping Stories

Pastor: Series: Stewardship Sunday Topic: Stewardship Scripture: John 6:1–14

October 28, 2018

Incomplete: More Than Meh

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Christ Seeks Us Scripture: Revelation 3:14–22

October 21, 2018

Incomplete: Philly Phaithful

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: Revelation 3:7–17

October 14, 2018

Incomplete: Wake Up!

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Following God's Call Scripture: Revelation 3:1–6

October 7, 2018

Incomplete: Led Astray

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Small Steps Toward Christ Scripture: Revelation 2: 18–29

September 30, 2018

Incomplete: Costly Compromise

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: Revelation 2:12–17

September 16, 2018

Incomplete: Lost Love

Pastor: Series: Incomplete Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: Revelation 2:1–7

August 26, 2018

Names At The End

Pastor: Series: Summer Sermons Topic: Support in Faith Scripture: Romans 16:1–19

August 5, 2018

Wonderful

Pastor: Series: Summer Sermons Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: Psalm 139:13–18,

July 22, 2018

Prayers of a Savior: Complete Unity

Pastor: Series: Prayers of a Savior Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: 1 John 17:20–26

July 15, 2018

Prayers of a Savior: Sanctify Them

Pastor: Series: Prayers of a Savior Topic: Prayer Scripture: John 17:6–19

July 8, 2018

Prayers of a Savior: Glorify Your Son

Pastor: Series: Prayers of a Savior Topic: The Ways We Learn Scripture: John 17:1–5

June 10, 2018

Crash Landing

Pastor: Series: Spring Sermons 2018 Topic: Facing Diversity Scripture: Acts 27:33–44

June 3, 2018

We Need (To) Produce

Pastor: Series: Spring Sermons 2018 Topic: As A Body of Christ Scripture: Galatians 5:22–26

May 13, 2018

Because Of Her

Pastor: Series: Spring Sermons 2018 Topic: Appreciating Women Scripture: Ruth 1:11–18

April 29, 2018

Ready and Willing - 11am

Pastor: Series: Spring Sermons 2018 Topic: Christian Faith & Discipleship Scripture: Acts 8:26–40

April 22, 2018

In the Storm: "When God Wept"

Pastor: Series: In The Storm Topic: God Has Never Left Us Scripture: John 11:17–44

April 8, 2018

In The Storm: Presence and Purpose

Pastor: Series: In The Storm Topic: Christ's Presence Scripture: 1 Kings 19:3–15

April 1, 2018

11am Easter Service: “Missing the Obvious”

Pastor: Series: Holy Week & Easter Sermons Topic: Easter Scripture: Luke 24:13–35

March 29, 2018

7pm Maundy Thursday Service: "A New Direction"

Pastor: Series: Holy Week & Easter Sermons Topic: Change Scripture: John 13:1–17

March 25, 2018

“Love Has a Name”

Pastor: Series: First Corinthians Topic: LOVE Scripture: 1 Corinthians 13:1–13

March 11, 2018

First Corinthians: FTK

Pastor: Series: First Corinthians Topic: Christian Discipleship & Love Scripture: 1 Corinthians 9:19–23

March 4, 2018

First Corinthians: Collateral Damage

Pastor: Series: First Corinthians Topic: The Responsibility of Christians Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:6–11

February 25, 2018

First Corinthians: The Pneuma Variable

Pastor: Series: First Corinthians Topic: The Holy Spirit Scripture: 1 Corinthians 2:1–16

February 14, 2018

(Ash Wednesday) Audacious Devotion

Pastor: Topic: Devotion to God Scripture: Matthew 26:6–13

February 11, 2018

A Stranger No Longer

Pastor: Series: Chance Encounters Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: John 4:1–30

February 4, 2018

Chance Encounters: Darkness Defeated

Pastor: Series: Chance Encounters Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: Mark 5:1–20,

January 28, 2018

Chance Encounters: A Group Effort

Pastor: Series: Chance Encounters Topic: Evangelism & Community Scripture: Luke 5:17–26

January 14, 2018

Chance Encounters: Tactile Transformation

Pastor: Series: Chance Encounters Topic: Life Changing Moments Scripture: Mark 5:21–34

December 24, 2017

A Child’s Legacy (10am)

Pastor: Series: Holiday Sermons Topic: Jesus & His Legacy Scripture: Matthew 1:1–17

December 24, 2017

The Truest Light (5pm)

Pastor: Series: Holiday Sermons Topic: The Light of Christ Scripture: John 1:1–4

December 17, 2017

Almost Here

Pastor: Series: A Minor Christmas Topic: Christ With Us Scripture: Zechariah 9:9–12

December 10, 2017

A Disturbing Christmas

Pastor: Series: A Minor Christmas Topic: Our Disturbing Truths Scripture: Haggai 2:4–9

November 26, 2017

All Within Reach (11am)

Pastor: Series: A Minor Christmas Topic: Christ & Hope Scripture: Micah 5:1–5a

November 19, 2017

A Minor Restoration

Pastor: Series: A Minor Christmas Topic: Christ's Love & Power Scripture: Amos 9:11–15

October 22, 2017

Thank God! for Struggle

Pastor: Series: Thank God Topic: Struggle Scripture: 2 Corinthians 12:8–10

October 16, 2017

Thank God! For Community (11am)

Pastor: Series: Thank God Topic: Community Scripture: Acts 2:42–47

October 8, 2017

A New Promise

Pastor: Topic: Salvation & Rebirth Scripture: Hebrews 9:11–15

September 24, 2017

God’s Promise, Our Response (11am)

Pastor: Topic: Response to God Scripture: Exodus 19:3–8,

September 17, 2017

God’s Promise: For a Purpose (11am)

Pastor: Topic: Called Scripture: Genesis 12:1–4

September 10, 2017

God’s Promise: Never Again (11am)

Pastor: Topic: The Mercy and Grace of God Scripture: Genesis 9:8–17

August 27, 2017

The Power of Priorities

Pastor: Topic: Priorities Scripture: Matthew 22:15–22

August 13, 2017

[Trust the Process] of A Promise

Pastor: Topic: Evangelism & Community Scripture: Jeremiah 29:4–14

July 16, 2017

A Hidden Mystery

Pastor: Topic: Baptism Scripture: John 2:1–11

July 9, 2017

One, Two, a Twenty!

Pastor: Topic: Baptism Scripture: Luke 18:15–17

June 25, 2017

Caught in a Chrysalis

Pastor: Topic: Following God's Call Scripture: Hebrews 5:13– 6:1

June 4, 2017

Stomping Grounds

Pastor: Topic: Evangelism & Community Scripture: Nehemiah 1:1–6

May 21, 2017

Answer the Call: A Confirmation Commencement

Pastor: Topic: Confirmation Scripture: 1 Timothy 4:12–16

May 7, 2017

The Need to Speak

Pastor: Series: Jonah Topic: Evangelism Scripture: Jonah 3:7–10

April 23, 2017

The Wrong Direction (11am)

Pastor: Series: Jonah Topic: Following God's Call

April 16, 2017

The Search Is Over (11am)

Pastor: Series: Holy Week Topic: Christ's Resurrection Scripture: John 20:11–18

April 14, 2017

A Terrifying Event (Good Friday)

Pastor: Series: Holy Week Topic: Christ's Crucifixtion Scripture: Matthew 27:45–54

April 9, 2017

Our Cross (11am)

Pastor: Series: The Dimensions of the Cross Topic: Committing to your faith Scripture: Galatians 2:20–21

April 2, 2017

The Cross As An Example (11am)

Pastor: Series: The Dimensions of the Cross Topic: Leadership Scripture: Philippians 2:5–11

March 19, 2017

The Cross as Healing (11am)

Pastor: Series: The Dimensions of the Cross Topic: Healing Scripture: 1 Peter 2:24–25

March 12, 2017

The Cross as Foolishness (11am)

Pastor: Series: The Dimensions of the Cross Topic: The Meaning of the Cross Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:18–25

March 5, 2017

The Cross as a Clean Slate

Pastor: Series: The Dimensions of the Cross Topic: Prophecy & The Season of Lent Scripture: Colossians 2:13–15

March 1, 2017

A New Beginning (Ash Wednesday Service)

Pastor: Topic: Prophecy & The Season of Lent Scripture: Ezekiel 37:1–14

February 19, 2017

Tough Love (11am)

Pastor: Series: Who Is My Neighbor? Topic: Loving Your Neighbor Scripture: Matthew 5:38–48, Romans 12:14–21

February 15, 2017

For>With>Up (11am)

Pastor: Series: Who Is My Neighbor? Topic: Compassion Scripture: Romans 14:7–12, John 8:2–11

January 29, 2017

The Architecture of Hospitality (11am)

Pastor: Series: Who Is My Neighbor? Scripture: Romans 12:9–13,

January 22, 2017

The Work and Reward of a Good Neighbor (11am)

Pastor: Series: Who Is My Neighbor? Topic: Christian Living & Discipleship Scripture: Matthew 25:31–46

January 15, 2017

Who Is My Neighbor? (11am)

Pastor: Series: Who Is My Neighbor? Topic: Compassion Scripture: Luke 10:25–37, Romans 13:8–10

December 25, 2016

Christmas After the Credits

Pastor: Topic: Faithfulness Scripture: Colossians 1:21–23, Colossians 2:6–7

December 24, 2016

Christmas Through OUR Eyes (5pm)

Pastor: Series: Christmas Through The Eyes Of... Topic: Understanding the True Meaning of Christmas Scripture: Colossians 1:15–20

December 18, 2016

Christmas Through the Eyes of Mary (11am)

Pastor: Series: Christmas Through The Eyes Of... Scripture: Luke 1:26–38, Luke 1:46–55

December 11, 2016

Christmas Through the Eyes of Joseph (11am)

Pastor: Series: Christmas Through The Eyes Of... Scripture: Matthew 1:18–25

November 27, 2016

Christmas Through the Eyes of the Prophets (11am)

Pastor: Series: Christmas Through The Eyes Of... Topic: The true meaning of Christmas Scripture: Isaiah 9:2–7, Isaiah 11:1–10

November 20, 2016

Deep Clean (11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Deep Love Scripture: Psalm 103:8–14, Titus 3:3–8

November 13, 2016

What Are You Waiting For? (both services)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Waiting Scripture: Psalm 40:1–8, Titus 2:11– 3:2

October 30, 2016

The Trajectory of Leadership (11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Leadership Scripture: 1 Samuel 16:6–13, 1 Timothy 3:1–13

October 23, 2016

The Painful Hand-Off (11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Life Phase Scripture: Psalm 65–, 2 Timothy 4:6–8

October 16, 2016

Telling A Living Story (11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: The importance of Scripture Scripture: Psalm 121–, 2 Timothy 3:14– 5:5

October 9, 2016

A Hill to Die On

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Priorities Scripture: Joshua 24:14–15, 2 Timothy 2:8–15

September 25, 2016

The Economy of Faith (11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Giving Scripture: Psalm 146–, 1 Timothy 6:6–19

September 18, 2016

Being A Defensive Christian ( 11am)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Prayer Scripture: Psalm 113–, 1 Timothy 2:1–7

September 11, 2016

A Personal Message (11am service)

Pastor: Series: Exploring the Pastoral Epistles Topic: Christian Faith & Discipleship Scripture: Psalm 14,

2 Service Times

Service Times

8:30am Traditional Service

11am Contemporary Service