Sermons from 2021

Christmas Solves That Problem

Christmas Solves that Problem The Christmas story solves an age old problem on earth; we can’t handle God’s glory. Pastor Ryan continues his Christmas messages with: “Christmas finally allows God’s glory to bring peace on earth”. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able to join Jesus Christmas mission and reach out to others this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read Luke 2:1-14What does God’s glory appear in this passage? What is…

Jesus’ Christmas Mission

Jesus’ Christmas Mission Even before Jesus arrival in Bethlehem his mission and purpose for coming was revealed Today pastor Ryan begins his Christmas messages with: “Jesus’ Mission is to Seek and Save”. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able to gather with other believers and respectfully encourage one another. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read Matthew 1:18-25How does the angel announce both Jesus’ mission and identity? Why does He do so? Read Ezekiel…

Respect Worship for All

Respect Worship for All We want to make sure everyone who gathers has the opportunity to clearly hear from God and grow in Him. Today pastor Ryan teaches that: “Respectful Gatherings Bless Everyone: Those Present, and Those to Come” from 1 Corinthians 14:20-40. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able to share a scripture and encourage someone this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 14:20-25Why does Paul elevate prophecy…

Love to Share the Word

Love To Share the Word We all have the opportunity to love by sharing God’s word with one another. Today Pastor Ryan challenges us to: “Make Every Effort to Build Each Other Up With the Word” from 1 Corinthians 14:1-19. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able to share love with someone this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 14:1-19Why do you think this church was so interested in…

Love is the Greatest by Far

Love is the Greatest by Far What is the most important thing in the church to do? It’s something everyone can do; love. Today Pastor Ryan teaches that “Love is the most excellent way of all” in1 Corinthians 12:27-13:13. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able to encourage and build up someone else in the body of Christ. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 13:1-13Why is love necessary ahead of all…

The Gift of Diversity

The Gift of Diversity God has created a diverse body of believers and has gifted each one of us to serve the greater good. Today Pastor Ryan teaches that “Every Spiritual Gift and Every Believer are from God for Our Good” in 1 Corinthians 12:1-26. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any new ways you understood and shared in the Lord’s Supper this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 12:1-11How do the spiritual…

How Should = Why

How Should = WhyToday Pastor Ryan explores the idea that How we take the Lord’s Supper should reflect Why we take it at all. Join us in our study of1 Corinthians 11:17-34. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you were able bring your full self into worship of God this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Have you ever been a part of a worship service or communion service that…

Gender Honoring Worship

Gender Honoring WorshipToday Pastor Ryan tackles one of the most difficult passages in the New Testament to understand, 1 Corinthians 11:2-16. The main idea is, “We Uphold and Honor our God-Given Gender in Prayer and Worship”. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you sacrificed your own will or desire to serve another person this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Read 1 Corinthians 11:2-16 Why do you think Paul starts with this description in…

Decide to Sacrifice

Decide to SacrificeHave you ever had a complex decision to make? What criteria do you look to for the answer? Today Pastor Ryan teaches from 1 Corinthians 10:23-11:1 giving us a 4-fold framework for making decisions. We’ll see that “The Best Decision is to Sacrifice”. Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways you removed dangerous places of spiritual warfare this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Have you ever had complex decisions to make like…

Time to Flee

Time to FleePastor Ryan teaches from 1 Corinthians 10:14-22 challenging us to “Flee from Everything that Takes Your Heart from Christ.” Application Questions ​Look Back Share any ways God stirred your heart to serve Him or know Him more this past week. Look Up What stood out to you most today? Have you ever had to run from a danger in your life that was causing your harm? What were the results? Read 1 Corinthians 10:16-17. What does this teach…

A Life Story

Today we heard the story of the work of God in the life of Jim Childs. Jim serves with Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (ABWE) as a lead trainer and equipper for churches to share The Gospel. Application Questions Look BackShare any ways you were able to endure under trial with the help of God this past week. Look UpWhat stood out to you most today? What part of Jim’s story was most meaningful to you? What role did…

A Reality Check

1 Corinthians 9:24-10:13 gives us a huge reality check about the challenge of living a life for Christ.   Pastor Ryan’s main point today is:  Warning, we are in a battle, but we are not alone.   Application Questions ​ Look Back Share any ways you made sharing the gospel a priority in your week.   Look Up What stood out to you most today?  Share a time when you ignored a warning sign in your life.  What happened?  What would you do differently if you…