Mark 3:20-35 – June 6, 2021

Text: Mark 3:20-35In Mark Chapter 3, we have the story of Jesus being surrounded by many different people who believe many different things about him. To those who are follow and believe that God has an interest and a plan for us, Jesus says, “this is my family.”

Trinity Sunday – May 30, 2021

Text: John 3:1-17On Trinity Sunday, we read about Nicodemus’s visit with Jesus. The Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are committed together in what God’s plan and purpose is, and Jesus hints at this idea in this passage. We are born again as the Spirit of God moves through and works in us, radically changing who…

Different Than Expected – May 23, 2021

“Different Than Expected”Text: Acts 2:1-24, 37-39On this Pentecost Sunday, we look at the account of the Disciples receiving the Holy Spirit from the book of Acts. The Holy Spirit is a gift to us to be able to tell others about what Jesus has done.

“For Such a Time as This” – May 16, 2021

“For Such a Time as This“Text: Esther 4:1-17This week, we are thrilled to welcome Jon Twitchell as our guest preacher. Jon and his wife Melody faithfully served Cape Elizabeth Church of the Nazarene from 2001 through 2015. He currently serves the Nazarene Foundation as Vice President of Gift Planning. In this message, Jon shares stories…

Growing in Love – May 9, 2021

“Growing in Love”Text: John 15:9-17What does it mean to love each other? What happens when another person is different than we are? How do we overcome our differences? We are called to love one another based off the unconditional love God has for them, and for us.

John 15:1-18 – May 2, 2021

Text: John 15:1-8One of Jesus’ more straight-forward illustrations is the perhaps the vine and the branches. Pastor Tim discusses his main takeaways from this illustration:1. To be tied to the vine is to be consistent – to be one who always knows that as a follower of Jesus, it is important to be true to…

John 10:11-18 – April 25, 2021

Text: John 10:11-18This sermon references a YouTube video, which can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f97zwQS6I4oToday, we look at the passage of the Gospel of John where Jesus calls Himself the Good Shepherd. This imagery reveals how gracious God is, to lay down His life for us. If you are finding yourself in a spot where God…

Luke 24:35-49 – April 18, 2021

Luke 24:35-49Our belief in Jesus is always belief in the flesh. We should never hyper-spiritualize our faith, thinking that Jesus is just an idea, a model of behavior, or that the God we follow is just wishful thinking. In this scripture, Jesus shows the disciples His wounded body and eats fish in their presence. This…

John 20:19-31 – April 11, 2021

Text: John 20:19-31The resurrection of Jesus and the grace of God is not just for those who are put together or are “clean” – it is also for those of us who are “unclean” – who fall sometimes short. As we have received God’s Holy Spirit, so to can we extend the forgiveness to others,…