Sermon Archive

Sermons from before March 2020
are available in audio only here or on iTunes.

Everything is Under Jesus’ Control

Application Questions ​ Pastor Ryan follows up the Easter resurrection of Jesus exploring the cosmic authority He now holds and what that means for our lives today.  Look Back Share any ways you responded to the resurrection of Jesus celebrated . Look Up Reread Matthew 28:16-20 What stood out to you most today?  What comes to your mind about the authority Jesus claims?  How can we trust in that when we see so many problems on earth?Read Colossians 2;13-15.  How does this passage…

JESUS LOVES US WITH THE GREATEST LOVE AND OFFERS US THE GREATEST GIFT

Application Questions ​ Happy Easter! Pastor Ryan teaches through Jesus’ resurrection appearances to his disciples in John 20 which demonstrates the greatest love and life He has for us.   Look Back Share any ways God was leading you this past week. Look Up Reread John 20:18-31 What stood out to you most today?  Why do you think Thomas had to see Jesus for himself?  How do you think you would have reacted?     What gift that Jesus offers in his resurrection is most needed…

Jesus Uses all His Authority to Make a Way for You

Application Questions ​ Pastor Ryan explores key elements of Jesus entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday from Mark 11:15-19 & 11:27-33.   Why did Jesus clear the temple?  Why were the religious leaders so upset and questioning Jesus?  What is the whole “authority” question all about?   Look Back Share any ways you were lived out the unending love of Jesus this past week. Look Up Reread Mark 11:15-19 & 11:27-33 What stood out to you most today?  How do you react to authority figures?  How…

The Greatest Thing- Love, Never Ends

Application Questions ​ Pastor Ryan continues the “Love” series today in 1 Corinthians 13:8-13.  Unlike most things in life, love never ends.  It starts in Christ and goes with us into eternity.  We get the privilege of living in that great love now and sharing it with anyone we can.   Look Back Share any ways you were able to reach out in love this past week in our community.   Look Up What stood out to you most today?  Read 1 Corinthians 13:8-13.  What are…

Loving Transformation- Lighthouse Mission Interview

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you were able to keep on loving this past week applying 1 Corinthians 13:7. Look Up What stood out to you most today?  What did you learn about the Lighthouse Mission ministry and approach?   How can we apply the 3 phases of transformation that Hans described to our lives and church? What are the challenges we might face?       Read Luke 7:36-50.  How does this story relate to today’s service?  How can we put…

Love Keeps on Loving

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you were able to put love into action this past week applying 1 Corinthians 13:4-6..   Look Up What stood out to you most today?   What was your reaction to Pastor Ryan’s description of the characteristics of revivals?  How does that apply to us today?      Read 1 Corinthians 13:7.  Share any examples from your life of living this verse out.  Why can it be so challenging to do so?   Read Colossians 3:12-17.  How does this passage…

We All Need Christ’s Unbelievable Love

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you’ve been able to extend love by being patient and kind.  We’re there any situations that were challenging to be patient and kind.   Look Up What stood out to you most today?   Pastor Ryan described the need to sacrifice freedom in order to have true meaning and community in life.  How have you experienced this in your own life?     Read 1 Corinthians 13:4-6.  Which one’s are the greatest challenge for you?  Which ones have you…

Love is Patient and Kind

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you’ve been able to love other people this past week.  How was it received?   Look Up What stood out to you most today?   Pastor Ryan talked about the need to live as a creative minority in a culture that is hostile to our faith.  Share any reactions to this idea.  Share an examples you have of doing this.      Read 1 Corinthians 13:1-4.  What comes to your mind about love?  Read Romans 2:1-4.  How has God’s…

Love is the Why of All We Do

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you were able to serve someone in love this past week Look Up What stood out to you most today?   How have you personally experienced the post-Christian culture and the growing political religions?  What are some of the extremes you have observed? Read John 3:16-21?  What are the divisions described in our world?  What was Jesus response to the world?    Read 1 Corinthians 13:1-3.  What are ways you’ve observed people doing Christian ministries without love? …

Love God with All You’ve Got

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any results from participating in the 21 days of prayer this week.   Look Up What stood out to you most today?   Read Matthew 22:35-40.  How can we apply this to our lives practically?    How did the actions of King Josiah inspire you to make changes in your own life?    Read Galatians 2:20.  How can we put this verse into practice?  Read 1 John 4:10.  How does the Gospel drive our love?  How can we keep focused on…

Boldly Pray for Boldness

Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any results from participating in the 21 days of prayer.   Look Up What stood out to you most today?   Share any times when you have bold in prayer and witness?  Reread Acts 4:29-30.  Do you pray like this?  Why or why not?  Why do we often not expect God to move like this today?   Reread John 14:12-14.  What do you think Jesus meant?  How can we apply this to our lives?  Why do we struggle to believe this…