Sermons 2023

An Epiphany Series: Citizens of Heaven

Sermon 1: "Still Proceeding"

Sermon #1 Idea: Jesus is King, and should be treated accordingly.

Matthew 2:1-12

Sermon 2: "Immersed"

Sermon #2 Idea: Baptism is being forever immsersed in Jesus.

Matthew 3:13-17

Who Are You?

Sermon #3 Idea: Jesus gave up his name and identity so he can give us a greater identity.

John 1:29-42 


Sermon #4 Idea: The only proper response to the revelation and person of Jesus Christ is repentance, which, on a broad level, involves both faith and discipleship. 

Matthew 4:12-22

Matthew 4:12-22

The Road to the Kingdom of Heaven

Sermon #5 Idea: Holiness and Happiness are two sides to the same coin.

Matthew 5:1-12

"The Road to the Kingdom of Heaven"

Love's Greatest Height

Sermon #6 Idea: Holiness is a matter of love; there is no legalism in it.

Matthew 5:13-20

Love's Greatest Height

Matthew 5:13-20

Lent Series: Water for the Way

Sermon 1: Confident to Confront and Confess

Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7

Sermon Idea: Lent is the season where we confront our sin so we can move into a deeper relationship with God.

Sermon 2: Dynamic Dialogue

John 4:1-42

Sermon Idea: We are called to be identified with Christ because true worship must reflect the character and nature of God. 

Sermon 3: Stranger Things

John 9

Sermon Idea: Jesus shows his divinity through miracles, including the miracle of letting us understand who he is and what he came to do; he came to make all things new.

Sermon 4: Praise God!

Sermon Idea: Repentance isn’t just about what we are turning away from but also what we are turning toward: a God who loves us.

Sermon 5: Open Up the Doors! Open Up the Gates!

PALM SUNDAY Matthew 21:1-11

Sermon Idea: The Kingdom of God is not won through violence and death, but through sacrifice and resurrection.

Sermon 6: Finding the Unseen

Matthew 28:1-10; John 20:1-18

EASTER SUNDAY Sermon Idea: God is with us. Even when we can't see it or feel it, we can be confident in the power and presence of Christ within us!