2016 Weekly Sermons
Recorded copies of all sermons are available in our church library.
 
“THE CHURCH REALLY MATTERS”
January 3, 2016: “Love Your Church: What Jesus Says the Church Is” Matthew 16:13-20
January 10, 2016: “Love Your Church: The Body: Jesus Christ Working Through the Church” Ephesians 1:15-23
 
GUEST SPEAKER
January 17, 2016: “How Can It Be” Job 42:3
 
“THE CHURCH REALLY MATTERS” continues…
January 24, 2016: “Love Your Church: The Building: Jesus Christs’ Presence In The Church” Ephesians 2:19-22 
 
“TRANSFORMED: HOW GOD CHANGES US”
January 31, 2016 Week #1: “Transformed! How To Get Closer To God: Your Spiritual Health” Luke 15:11-24
February 7, 2016 Week #2: “Transformed! From Stressed to Blessed: Your Physical Health” Psalm 23
February 14, 2016 Week #3: “Transformed! Change Your Life By Changing Your Mind: Your Mental Health” Various Bible Passages
February 21, 2016 Week #4: “Transformed! How To Deal With How You Fell: Your Emotional Health” Mark 12:29-30;Various Bible Passages
February 28, 2016 Week #5: “Transformed! Facing the Fears that Ruin Relationships: Your Relational Health” Genesis 3
 
GUEST SPEAKER
March 6, 2016
 
“TRANSFORMED: HOW GOD CHANGES US”
March 13, 2016 Week #6: “Transformed! How I See and Use Money: Your Financial Health” Luke 16:1-15
March 20, 2016 Week #7: “Transformed! Facing Giants in Life and in Work: Your Vocational Health” 1 Samuel 17
 
“EASTER SUNDAY”
March 27, 2016: “The Hope of Easter”
 
“RISEN”
April 3, 2016: “Risen”John 3:16
April 10, 2016: “Risen Message Series #2: The Jesus Who Calls You To Stop Playing It Safe” Matthew 14:22-36; John 14;7-15
April 17, 2016: Guest Speaker
April 24, 2016: “Risen Message Series #3: Resurrection: Myth or Miracle? John 20:24-29
 
“GOD’S NOT DEAD 2”
May 1, 2016: “Finding Faith at Ground Zero: The Search for Answers int he Midst of Life’s Pain” 1 Peter 3:13-17
 
“MOTHER’S DAY”
May 8, 2016: “Special Mother’s Day Message” 
 
“GOD’S NOT DEAD 2” continued…
May 15, 2016: “Real Faith Is Not Blind Faith: Evidence for the Jesus of History” 1 Acts 2:32
May 22, 2016:
 “Spreading the Good News that Jesus Is the Messiah” Matthew 16:13-20
 
“STORIES JESUS TOLD” (Summer Sermon Series)
May 29, 2106: 
“The Sower and His Seed: A Lesson About Receiving God’s Word” Luke 8:1-15
 
“STORIES JESUS TOLD” (Summer Sermon Series)
June 5, 2016: 
“The Treasure and The Pearl: A Lesson about the cost of discipleship” Matthew 13:44-46
June 12, 2016: “I Know!” Job 19:23-27 
 
GUEST SPEAKER – PASTOR RANDY WILLIAMS
Father’s Day
June 19, 2016: “Living and Leaving a Legacy” 1 Corinthians 16:13-14
 
GUEST SPEAKER – JUSTIN BINKLEY
June 26, 2016: “Christians that Lead with their “buts” Luke 9:57-62
 
“STORIES JESUS TOLD” (Summer Sermon Series)
July 3, 2016: “The Landowner and His Laborers: A Lesson about Justice and Grace” Matthew 20:1-15
July 10, 2016: “The Samaritan and the Traveler:  A Lesson about Neighborly Love.” Luke 10:30-35
July 17, 2016: “The Pharisee and the Tax Collector:  A Lesson about Justification by Faith.” Luke 18:9-14
July 24, 2016: “The 10 Virgins and the Bridegroom:  A Lesson about Faithfulness.” Matthew 25:1-13
July 31, 2016: “The Rich Man and Lazarus: A Lesson about Heaven and Hell.” Luke 16:19-31
 
GUEST SPEAKER – PASTOR RANDY WILLIAMS
August 7, 2016: “Living Out the Word Throughout the Week” Matthew 6
 
“STORIES JESUS TOLD” (Summer Sermon Series)
August 14, 2016: “
The Judge and the Widow: A Lesson about   Persistence in Prayer” Luke 18:1-8
August 21, 2016: “The Lord and The Crippled Man: A Lesson about the Power and Glory of the Infinite Son of God” Matthew 12:9-13
August 28, 2016:”The Builder and The Builder: A Lesson about Obedience” Matthew 7:24-27
 
“THE RELEVANCE OF THE REFORMATION”
September 4, 2016: “Why the Reformation Matters”
September 11, 2016: Sola Scriptura(Scripture Alone):“Martin Luther and the Rediscovery of Scripture” 2 Timothy 3:16
September 18, 2016: Sola Gratia(Grace Alone):“Ulrich Zwingli and the Rediscovery of Grace” Matthew 11:25-30; Ephesians 2:8
September 25, 2016: Sola Fide (Faith Alone): “Lady Jane Grey and the Rediscovery of Justification by Faith” Romans 3:21-25a; 27a
October 2, 2016: “Solo Christos: John Calvin and the rediscovery of the Blessings of Christ Alone” Hebrews 4:14-16;1 Timothy 2:5
 
GUEST SPEAKER – Chad and James Hampton
October 9, 2016: “Big Buck Contest!”
 
“THE RELEVANCE OF THE REFORMATION” continued…
October 16, 2016: Sola Deo Gloria (to the glory of God alone):“Glorifying God in Everything”1 Corinthians 10:31
 
“THE MIRACLE OF MERCY SERIES”
October 23, 2016: The Miracle of Mercy: “Mercy Forgives the Fallen” Matthew 6:5-14
October 30, 2016: The Miracle of Mercy: “Mercy Helps the Hurting” Luke 10:25-37
November 6, 2016: The Miracle of Mercy: “Mercy is Patient with Difficult People” The Proverbs
November 13, 2016:The Miracle of Mercy: “Mercy is Kind to Enemies” Luke 6:27-36; Matthew 5:9
November 20, 2016: The Miracle of Mercy: “Mercy cares for lost people” Luke 5:17-26
 
“THANKSGIVING DAY”
November 24, 2016: “Enter His Gates with Thanksgiving” Psalm 100

 

“ADVENT SERIES”

November 27, 2016: “The Gift of Hope” Luke 2:8-14
December 4, 2016: “The Gift of Peace!” Romans 5:1-2; Philippians 4:5-7; John 16:33
December 11, 2016: “The Gift of Love!” John 3:16 Romans 8:38-39 1 John 4:9-11
December 18, 2016: “The Gift of Joy!” Luke 2:1-21