“Living Today” – May 19, 2019

“Living Today”Text: Joshua 24:14-28This week, we continue our series on the past, the present, and the future by focusing on the present. “Choose this day whom you will serve.” These are the words Joshua spoke to the Israelites as they renewed their covenant with God. We are also faced with this same choice today. How…

“Looking to the Future” – May 12, 2019

“Looking to the Future”Text: John 14:1-8For the next few weeks, we will talk about how, through faith, we are able to honor our past, live in the present, and look to the future with hope. Today Pastor Tim discusses John 14, and how Jesus’ words stating that He is “the way” gives us hope that…

An Encounter with Jesus – May 5, 2019

“An Encounter with Jesus” Text: John 4:1-26, 39-42 Today, Pastor Tim examines the Samaritan woman’s encounter with Jesus at the well. This story is also our story, as God is always before us seeking to reveal Jesus to us in a personal way. The call is simple; that we would worship Him in Spirit and…

John 20:1-18 – April 21, 2019

Text: John 20:1-18On Easter Sunday, Pastor Tim explores the Gospel of John’s account of the Resurrection, and explains how the imagery of the angels at the empty tomb parallel the Old Testament’s Ark of the Covenant. When Jesus came to Earth as of one of us and died faithfully to God as a representation of…

Lent 2019

Luke 23:44-46 – April 14, 2019

Text: Luke 23:44-46We conclude our series of Jesus’ words on the cross by looking at the Gospel of Luke’s account of His death. Breath is necessary for living, both breathing in, and breathing out. In order to receive life and breath, one has to be willing to breathe out and to expire. The Good News…

Lent 2019

Luke 23:35-43 – April 7, 2019

Text: Luke 23:35-43We continue our look at the words of Jesus on the cross. While one of the criminals being crucified attempted to use Jesus for personal gain, the other criminal asked to be remembered. In response, Jesus replied “Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in paradise.” Paradise is the place…

Lent 2019

John 19:30, Matthew 27:45-54 – March 31, 2019

Text: John 19:30, Matthew 27:45-54“It is finished.” When Jesus says these words on the cross, it represents the completion of the work of God for our salvation. For us to claim this gift, we, like the centurion, must proclaim, “Surely He was the Son of God!”

John 19:28-29 – March 24, 2019

Text: John 19:28-29We continue our Lenten series focusing on the words that Jesus speaks while He is on the cross with “I thirst.” They not only remind us Jesus is human with our needs like us but also show his willingness and desire to participate in God’s plan for salvation. He’s the one by whom…

Lent 2019

John 19:25-27 – March 17, 2019

Text: John 19:25-27Today we begin a Lenten series focusing on the words that Jesus speaks while He is on the cross. We first look at the exchange with Jesus, His mother, and the disciple that Jesus loved. Through our belief in Christ and our willingness to take Him home with us, we are accepted into…