Jan 20, 2019
The Benefits of Fasting
Series: Matthew

Message: The Benefits of Fasting                 Matthew3:13-4:17 

1. Fasting Empowers believers for times of testing

o  Provision This questions God’s Love

o  Protection – This questions God’s faithfulness

o  PowerThis questioned God’s promises

ØHebrews 4:14 - 5:1  

2. Fasting Empowers believers for important decisions

Acts 13:2  

Acts 14:21-23   

Proverbs 3:5-6  

3. It Empowers believers for ministry

Mark 9:28-29  

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  • Jan 20, 2019The Benefits of Fasting
    Jan 20, 2019
    The Benefits of Fasting
    Series: Matthew

    Message: The Benefits of Fasting                 Matthew3:13-4:17 

    1. Fasting Empowers believers for times of testing

    o  Provision This questions God’s Love

    o  Protection – This questions God’s faithfulness

    o  PowerThis questioned God’s promises

    ØHebrews 4:14 - 5:1  

    2. Fasting Empowers believers for important decisions

    Acts 13:2  

    Acts 14:21-23   

    Proverbs 3:5-6  

    3. It Empowers believers for ministry

    Mark 9:28-29  

  • Jan 13, 2019Confession…It Prepares the Way
    Jan 13, 2019
    Confession…It Prepares the Way
    Series: Matthew
    Message: Confession...It Prepares the Way                              Matthew 3:1-12 Confession should lead to…
    1. The examination of our heart
              Jeremiah said in 17:9-10           Psalm 139:23-24
    1. Godly sorrow
              Acts 2:37-38
    1. Changed behavior
              Romans 12:1-2

Jan 6, 2019
Fasting that Transforms
Series: Topical
Message: Fasting that Transforms                           Isaiah 58:1-14 v.1-5
  1. Empty fasting produces….
Meaningless activity - v.2  False assumptions - v.3 Wickedness - v.4 Meaningless rituals - v.5 – 
  1. True Fasting produces… 
v.6-14 Deliverance -  v. 6 Compassion - v. 7 Healing - v.8 Guidance - v.11a Provision - v.11b     Psalm 1 Restoration - v.12     Isa. 42:1-4  Inner Strength - v. 13-14
 
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  • Jan 6, 2019Fasting that Transforms
    Jan 6, 2019
    Fasting that Transforms
    Series: Topical
    Message: Fasting that Transforms                           Isaiah 58:1-14 v.1-5
    1. Empty fasting produces….
    Meaningless activity - v.2  False assumptions - v.3 Wickedness - v.4 Meaningless rituals - v.5 – 
    1. True Fasting produces… 
    v.6-14 Deliverance -  v. 6 Compassion - v. 7 Healing - v.8 Guidance - v.11a Provision - v.11b     Psalm 1 Restoration - v.12     Isa. 42:1-4  Inner Strength - v. 13-14
     
  • Dec 30, 2018The Mastery of Self: The Benefits of Self-discipline
    Dec 30, 2018
    The Mastery of Self: The Benefits of Self-discipline
    Series: Topical
    Message: The Mastery of Self                               1 Cor. 9:24-27
     
    Proverbs 25:28
    Galatians 5:23 
    2 Timothy 1:7
    1 Cor. 9:24-27
     

    1.   Self-discipline enables one to go uphill

    2.   Self-discipline makes the difference between temporary success and sustained success

    3.   Self-discipline makes habit your servant instead of your master

    4.   Self-discipline is developed, not given

    Video Make Your Bed -  4:35 to 6:12
  • Nov 18, 2018Enough
    Nov 18, 2018
    Enough
    Series: Topical

    Message: Enough                                                        Matthew 6:5-15

    Matthew 6:5-15

    1.   We ask for bread, not cake

    Matthew 6:25-34

    Psalms 37:4 

    2.   Pray for ours, not mine 

    3.   Pray for bread that will never cease  

  • Sep 23, 2018Follow
    Sep 23, 2018
    Follow
    Series: Topical
  • Sep 16, 2018When Jesus Gets Into Your Boat
    Sep 16, 2018
    When Jesus Gets Into Your Boat
    Series: Topical
    When Jesus Gets Into Your Boat
    Luke 5:1-11
     
    When Jesus gets into your boat, you must...
     
    1. Put out
     
    2. Put in
     
    3. Put down
  • Aug 12, 2018The Way God Blesses
    Aug 12, 2018
    The Way God Blesses
    Series: Topical

    The Way God Blesses                                    Psalm 1:1-6

    1. The Way of the Righteous v.1
    2. The Delight of the Righteous v.2
    3. The Reward of the Righteous v.3
    4. The Demise of the Wicked v.4-5
    5. The Final Conclusion v.6
  • Aug 5, 2018God of Jacob…God of Israel
    Aug 5, 2018
    God of Jacob…God of Israel
    Series: Topical

    The God of Jacob…The God of Israel

    Genesis 32:22-30

     

    1. Don’t be defined by your past

     

    1. Let the struggle refine you, not define you

     

    1. Discover your identity in Christ
  • Jul 22, 2018Whatever it Takes
    Jul 22, 2018
    Whatever it Takes
    Series: Topical
    1. Identify what's making you coast
    2. Do what you need to do to change
  • Jul 15, 2018Salvation is…
    Jul 15, 2018
    Salvation is…
    Series: Topical

    Message: Salvation is…                                                    

    John 3:1-21

     

    Salvation is…

    1. A spiritual rebirth v.3-8

              2 Corinthians 5:17  

    1. Followed by water baptism v.5

              Romans 6:1-8  

    1. Made possible through Jesus v.9-18
              John 19:38-42 
  • Jul 9, 2018In His Steps
    Jul 9, 2018
    In His Steps
    Series: Topical

    Message – In His Steps                                       Matthew 3:13-17

     Why should we be baptized in water?

    • Jesus modeled it for us
    • It symbolizes our conversion experience
    • We are instructed to be baptized in water following our commitment to Christ

             Matthew 28:19 

            John 14:11-18   

            Luke 24:45-49   

              Isaiah 42:1 

    Two things we must follow Jesus in…
    • Water baptism
    • The Empowering presence of the Holy Spirit


Dec 2, 2018
Faith that Overcomes
Series: 1 John
Faith that Overcomes

1 John 5:1-21

We know…

1.   For certain that we have been born again v.1-5

Ephesians 2:8-10

2.   Jesus is the Christ v.6-12

3.   The power of prayer v.13-15

4.   The importance of relationships that provide accountability v.16-19
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCG1I-Ssgww

5.   Jesus as Savior, Lord, and Friend v.20-21

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  • Dec 2, 2018Faith that Overcomes
    Dec 2, 2018
    Faith that Overcomes
    Series: 1 John
    Faith that Overcomes

    1 John 5:1-21

    We know…

    1.   For certain that we have been born again v.1-5

    Ephesians 2:8-10

    2.   Jesus is the Christ v.6-12

    3.   The power of prayer v.13-15

    4.   The importance of relationships that provide accountability v.16-19
     
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCG1I-Ssgww

    5.   Jesus as Savior, Lord, and Friend v.20-21

  • Nov 11, 2018Love Perfected
    Nov 11, 2018
    Love Perfected
    Series: 1 John
    Message: Love Perfected                                         1 John 4:7-21

    God’s love is perfected in our lives as we…

    1.  Love others as he loves us v.7-11

    2.  Testify to the Spirit that abides in us v.12-16

    3.  Overcome fear v.17-21

  • Nov 4, 2018Children of God: Part 2
    Nov 4, 2018
    Children of God: Part 2
    Series: 1 John
    Children of God
    1 John 3:11-24
     
    1. Love is a choice
    2. Love signifies life living inside us
    3. Love is sacrificial
    4. Love sets us free
  • Oct 28, 2018Children of God
    Oct 28, 2018
    Children of God
    Series: 1 John
    Children of God
    1 John 2:28-29  - 1 John 3:1-10
     
    Children of God live in...
     
    1. Confidence
    2. Hope
    3. Purity
  • Oct 21, 2018Love Not: Part 2
    Oct 21, 2018
    Love Not: Part 2
    Series: 1 John

    Message: Love Not                                           1  John 2:7 - 17                    

    1.Love God instead of worldly desires

    Ø Cravings of sinful Man

    Ø Lust of the eyes 

    Ø Pride of life

    2. Sacrifice the temporary for what is eternal
     
  • Oct 14, 2018Love NOT: Part I
    Oct 14, 2018
    Love NOT: Part I
    Series: 1 John

    Message: Love Not                                            1  John 2:7 - 17                    

    1.Love God instead of worldly desires

    Ø Cravings of sinful Man

  • Oct 7, 2018How Is Your Walk?
    Oct 7, 2018
    How Is Your Walk?
    Series: 1 John

    Message: How Is Your Walk?                                    John 1:1-2:6                                                

    Introduction

    1:1-4

    1. Walk in the light of His Word - 1:5-7

                Psalm 119:105 

    1. Walk in God’s forgiveness - 1:8-10 

               Jeremiah 17:9

    1. Walk in obedience - 2:1-6 
                Psalm 1:1-3