1 Peter 5:6-14 The Unappetizing Nature of Our Faith

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The devil is an adversary who prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. How can we remain unappetizing to a predator like this? Peter concludes his letter by giving us direction on how to stand strong against a defeated devil. The “Who Am I?” list referenced in the sermon is available below. 1 Peter 5:6-14 6 Humble yourselves, …

2 Corinthians 2:14-17 Engage in the Mission

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  In our final message of “The Big 3” series, Pastor Eric shows us that God not only expects us to be a people on mission, but he also gives us direction and power in order to accomplish the task. 2 Corinthians 2:14-17 14 But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us …

The Big 3: Embrace the Gospel

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As we continue to think about our strategic emphases that will position us to fulfill our mission, Pastor Eric helps us think about what it means to embrace the gospel. In so doing, he walks us through a process by which we can determine where we are in our spiritual maturity and also direct our steps in where we need …

The Big 3: Exalt Christ

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Exalt, Embrace, Engage. These three words help us steer in the right direction as a church. Over the course of three weeks, Pastor Eric will take each of these strategic emphases and show us from the Scripture why we must intentionally seek to do church a certain way. Revelation 7:10 10 and crying out with a loud voice, “Salvation belongs to our …

Psalm 73 Then I Discerned Their End

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Is God fair? Should God’s people expect their lives to go better than other people’s lives. What do we make of it when we see the wicked prosper? We ask it again; is God fair? In Psalm 73 we get to listen in as Asaph describes his journey that brings him from saying, “It’s not fair,” to, “God is my …

Psalm 33 Praise Befits the Upright

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What is worship all about? Why do we worship? Can anyone offer worship to God? Psalm 33 answers these questions and equips us to find our joy in God alone. Psalm 33 33 Shout for joy in the Lord, O you righteous!     Praise befits the upright. 2 Give thanks to the Lord with the lyre;     make melody to him with the harp of ten strings! 3 Sing to him a …