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Listening to God's Story

As theologian Mike Goheen notes in his book, A Light to the Nations: The Missional Church and the Biblical Story, preaching is an element of worship that deserves special attention. It is a powerful means by which God’s people may be nurtured and empowered for their missional calling.

Every Sunday, we seek to preach Christ and for us this means at least three things: “First, wherever we are in the Biblical story, our preaching will be oriented to and from Christ. The goal of preaching is to make Jesus Christ present. Second, Christ himself comes clothed in the gospel, and so the message is more than words; it is the power of God unto salvation. The message itself becomes the power of God to transform lives.” And third, as Lesslie Newbigin has noted, “The business of the sermon is to bring the hearers face to face with Jesus Christ as he really is.” Jesus is not simply a personal savior. He is Creator, Lord of history, Redeemer of all things, and final Judge.

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Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark

The sermon series introduction focuses on Jesus' journey towards Jerusalem, highlighting his abandonment of worldly possessions and desires as he travels light. It urges followers to emulate Jesus by shedding burdens and attachments during Lent, trusting in him as the ultimate provider. The message emphasizes fixing one's focus on Jesus and letting go of hindrances to fully embrace the New Life of the Kingdom of God.

March 24, 2024

A Royal Waste

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark Topic: Sermon Passage: Mark 14:1-11

March 17, 2024

Looking Out For New Things

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark Topic: Sermon Passage: Mark 13:1-13,24-37

March 10, 2024

The Kingdom Is Beneath You

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark Topic: Sermon Passage: Mark 10:32-52

February 25, 2024

Zeal for Your House Will Consume Me

Speaker: John Vriesma Series: Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark Topic: Sermon Passage: Mark 12:1-17

February 18, 2024

What You Just Can’t Give Me

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: Traveling Light - Lent in the Gospel of Mark Topic: Sermon Passage: Mark 10:17-31

June 23, 2024

The Lord is my Shepherd

Speaker: John Vriesma Topic: Sermon Passage: Psalm 23

June 16, 2024

Resurrection Logic

Speaker: Justin Ruddy Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:12-19

June 9, 2024

Living the Good End

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: The Ringing Bell Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Thessalonians 5

June 2, 2024

When Jesus Comes for the Left Behind

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: The Ringing Bell Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Thessalonians 3:12-13, 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

May 26, 2024

Complete Identification

Speaker: Dan Vos Topic: Sermon Passage: Galatians 2:15-21

May 19, 2024

God-Taught

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: The Ringing Bell Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12

May 12, 2024

Love, Paul

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: The Ringing Bell Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-12,17-20

May 5, 2024

The Gospel and The Church

Speaker: Matthew Burns Series: The Ringing Bell Topic: Sermon Passage: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10, 1 Thessalonians 2:13

April 28, 2024

Walking in the Hope of God

Speaker: Matthew Burns Topic: Sermon Passage: Isaiah 40:25-31

April 21, 2024

Turning the Upside-Down World

Speaker: Matthew Burns Topic: Sermon Passage: Acts 17:1-9, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10

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