vision

simple essential

sustain

little faith

restore

hands & feet

proclaim

big worship

invest

worthship

sermons tagged 'heaven'

The Net, Separation & Hell

Matthew 13.47-50
Sep 24th 2017

King Jesus spoke more about hell than He did about love, not because He loved hell, but because He loves His Church. Love warns of evil, of that which is harmful & destructive to her in her relationship to Him.

Despite popular opinion, Hell is a very real......read >>

angels, destruction, fish, gnashing, heaven, hell, judgement, net, separation, sin, weeping, wrath
hell, judgement, Matthew

O Be Careful Little Heart What You Say

Matthew 12.33-37
Jun 25th 2017

Have you ever said something you instantly regretted? Of course you have. Who hasn't? Have you ever responded by thinking, or maybe even saying out loud, "I can't believe I said that?" Of course you have. Who hasn't?

But, is it really so hard to believe?

We have...read >>

condemnation, eternal life, evil, good, Gospel, heaven, hope, judgement, mouth, word
Jesus, judgement, Matthew

The Death of Fear

Matthew 10.24-31
Feb 12th 2017

"Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen." -Hebrews 11.1

Do you have faith? Are you sure?

There are certain things that are easy to talk about, things we've seen, enjoyed or experienced. Witnesses are called on in court...read >>

body, faith, fear, Gospel, heaven, hell, hope, insecurity, kill, Kingdom, proclaim, witness
evangelism, faith, Matthew

Pray Like This

Matthew 6.9-10
Feb 14th 2016

How's your prayer life?

It is so hard to pray when we're confused about the One we're praying to.

If He is God, and in control of all things, then what's the point in praying? Whatever He wants is going to happen anyway, right?

Wrong! ...and right.

Join us today...read >>

Abba, faith, Father, God, heaven, Jesus, Kingdom, pray, prayer, protection, provision, teach, will
Lord's Prayer, Matthew, Sermon On The Mount

Sin-Conquering Glory Through Persecution

Matthew 5.11-12
Sep 6th 2015

Why are you a Christian? For many, the answer stops short of God's glory. One of the greatest things about the Gospel--God's becoming man to save men from & to God--is the forgiveness God graciously grants through Christ's substitutionary atonement on the Cross. He...read >>

blessing, disciples, follow, glad, gladness, heaven, Jesus, joy, persecution, prophets, rejoice, reward, suffering
Beatitudes, Matthew, Sermon On Mount

The Doctrine of Response and Eternal Destiny

Acts 17.16-34, Revelation 21.1-3
Mar 23rd 2014

Any time we're presented with something "new" there's an opportunity to make some changes. We tend to apply what is deemed valuable, while denying what isn't.

So, are these doctrines that we've been examining in the Scriptures important to you? Have they caused you...read >>

believer, change, eternal destiny, faith, future, heaven, hell, new, response, trust
Doctrine, heaven, hell

Grace's Ladder

Genesis 28.10-22
Jan 5th 2014

If you're a follower of Jesus Christ, one thing you surely know by now is how gracious His call was & is upon your life. We are saved by God's grace: undeserved favor. Today's passage in Genesis depicts this perfectly.

En route from his death-threatening brother,...read >>

angels, calling, dreams, election, grace, heaven, Jacob, Jacob's ladder, Jesus, redemption, salvation, sovereign, stairway
Genesis, grace, salvation

The Prayer We Most Want Answered

John 17.24
Feb 12th 2012

Toward the end of last week, we barely caught a glimpse of God's love for us in Christ, as Christ. How can that be? How will God love us with such an infinite love? The answer is in today's passage. Join us!

The desire of Christ is the nearness of His disciples...read >>

eternal, foundation of the world, glory, heaven, joy, love, prayer
Gospel of John, High Priestly Prayer, John 17