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Sermons are given by Pastor Steve Hisel - unless otherwise noted.

This color indicates that the sermon is one of a series.

Date

Title

Reference(s)

Main Point

November 25
2018
(bad recording)

On the Mount!

Matthew 5

What is the 2nd derivative of 24x4  Answer is 288x2 of course.

November 18
2018
(bad recording)

A Word to the Wise

Matthew 25:1-13
1 Thessalonians 5:1-3

So many things in life are choices, including being wise or foolish.

November 11
2018

Paradise Uncertain?

Matthew 7:15-23
John 10:27-30
2 Corinthians 5:17-21

Salvation will not be found for everyone and it can be rejected.

November 4
2018

Government

Romans 13

For Christians, no Government will be perfect
until Christ comes to rule.

October 28
2018

You won the Lottery!

Galatians 4:4

The odds of anyone to be able to fulfill all the prophecies that foretold Jesus is 100 times worse than winning the Mega Millions jackpot, which was 1.6 billion DOLLARS!

October 21
2018

Sin, Iniquity, Evil and Other Fun Stuff

Genesis 4
Psalm 51
Matthew 18:5-7
                & 26:4

Separation from God certainly has degrees.

October 14
2018

It Is What It Is!

Exodus 3:13-14
Matthew 27:50
Matthew 6:25-38

Just when we thought we were in control . . .
       
(in honor of Edna Harrington)

October 7
2018

Stop It!

Revelation 21
Luke 6:39-42

We judge all things according to our standards - stop doing that!

 

September 30
2018
(given by Pete Blauvelt)

Prayer

 

Prayer works  [ Didn't record good so we don't have a copy ]

September 23
2018

This is Us

Romans 7:5 - 8:14

A Reminder of who we are and what God has done for us.

September 16
2018

It Just
Ain't Fair

Matthew 19:16 - 20:16
John 9:1-12

Why is there so much anger and frustration when things are so much better?

September 9
2018

Handling Success

2nd Chronicles 26

Forgetting that our strength comes from the Lord leaves us barren.

September 2
2018

Biblical History - A Reason to Believe

2nd Chronicles 26
Isaiah 6:1
Genesis 7

The Bible is based on historical facts, not fanciful stories, and our faith is dependent upon it.

August 26
2018

De-Frag Yourself

Luke 9:40-41
Juhn 11:32-37

If you feel . .broken, then let Jesus come in and put your life in order.

August 19
2018

Exodus Today

Exodus 1

Can you create parallels from Exodus to today . . .It isn't hard.

August 12
2018

(given by Randy and Deb  Lawrence)

 

 

Randy and Deb tell about their up-coming Missionary trip to Hoduras

August 5
201
8

Coexist -
NOT!

Genesis 11:1-9
Exodus 20:3
John 14:6

Coexisting isn't the answer.   Only God has the answer:  Jesus

July 29
2018

Temptation
vs.
Patience

Matthew 4:1-4
Exodus 32:1-2

Sometimes our failures are wrapped up in a lack of patience.

July 22
2018

Christmas in July

Matthew 1:18-25

We need to live like its Christmas time - in other words God is with us.

July 15
2018

I Knew It

Proverbs 16:25
Psalm 139:14-17

Experience, Intuition, Holy Spirit, or just plain luck . . .Which One?

July 8
2018

Independence Forgotten

Matthew 11:28-30
John 8:34-36
Galatians 2:4-5

God's yoke and burden is one that we can all bear.

July 1
2018

When Bad Things Happen

Hebrews 12:7

Yes, bad things will happen to good people.

June 24
2018

Togetherness-less

Luke 11:14-23

The power of unity and division is explored.

June 17
2018

The Project

Revelation 21:1-8

Do you know your part in the best designed plan of all time?

June 10
2018

Nature vs.
 Spirit

Jude 1

We must overcome the natural way with the spiritual way.

June 3
2018

Edifying Behavior

3 John

Positive Reinforcement of Christ's instruction is key to sustained growth.

May 27
2018

Godspeed

2 John

Lets wish each other "God Speed" instead of "Good Luck".

May 20
|2018

No Contest

1 John 2:22-23,
            3:13-24

We strive with God in our hearts, but God is greater than our hearts.

May 13
2018

A Very Real Threat

2 Peter 3

Do you hear the scoffer's words?

May 6
2016

Strive
 to be Holy

I Peter
   2:1-12 & 1:16

God says 'Be Holy as I am Holy'

April 29
2018

Spiritual Exercise

James 1

Just like physical exercise, spiritual strength doesn't happen without sweating a bit - then resting a bit.

April 22
2018

(given by Randy Lawrence)

Hebrews 11:1,
 5-6, 8-10,
23-25, 32-34
12:1-2

 

Believing, LIstening and Doing

April 15
2018

Hebrews 11
(NLT Version
)

Hebrews

We know we are saved because of our works.

April 8
2018

Practicing Grace

Philemon 1

We know of God's grace but how well do we apply grace to others?

April 1
Easter Sunday
2018

A Peculiar People

Titus 2:12 - 3:8

Peculiar Living according to God is this Easter's Message.

March 25
Palm Sunday
2018

You Have Been Elected

2 Timothy 2:10
rest of chapter 2

You hold the office of an elected official.  Now what?

March 18
2018

Depolarizing Prayer

1 Timothy
2:1-7,  4:7

Think about that which you wouldn't consider praying for - then just do it!

March 11
2018

Greed

2 Thessalonians

Everything that deviates from the truth is a form of deception and we have all been deceived.

March 4
2018

The Return of Jesus

1 Thessalonians 4

Jesus Will Return - Much sooner today than in Paul's time.

February 25
2018

Focus on Christ

Collosians 1

Christ is in all and above all things.  If you're in Christ you are in a safe place.

February 18
2018

Rejoice Now!

Phillipians 2

Part of Spiritual Growth is the ability to Rejoice, regardless of the circumstances.

February 11
2018

Renewed in Thinking

Ephesians 4:17 - 5:12

Proper behavior in the Christian is required.

February 4
2018

The Conundrum of Freedom

Galatians 1 and 2

Freedom is always at risk - from within and without, but why?

January 28
2018

Perspective on Minstry

2 Corinthians 6:1-13
                    11:24-33

Paul's living example creates a perspective on serving God.

January 21
2018
(did not record)

Les and Linda Green were here and sang for us.  Les also gave the sermon.

January 14
2018

Trouble in Corinth

I Corinthians 3:1-3
                      4:5-7
                      6:1-7

Conflicts will always arise, but when does it really matter?

January 7
2018

What Then Shall We Say

Romans 3:10-4:3
              6:1-9
              7:14-25

We all need an appropriate and balanced view on the Christian Faith.

December 31
2017

What's New This Year

Acts 7:56 - 8:3
         9:1-16

A new year means a new opportunity to grow closer to Christ.

December 24
2017

Advent Week 4
Gift of
TRUTH

John 1:17,
         3:20-21,
         8:31-47

In a world that seems to be full of opinions, Truth is something of great value.

December 17
2016

Advent Week 3
Gift of Forgiveness

Luke 5:17-26, 4:17-21
Isaiah 6:1-3

Through Christ, forgiveness is ours, but it is a gift that needs to be accepted.

December 10
2016

Watch For It!

Mark 13

The first Advent was signified by a star and the wise looked for it.  Are you wise for the second?

December 3
2017

Advent Week 1 

Matthew 1:18-25

Jesus Christ came at just the right timke, i the right way, to pave the way for our salvation.

November 26
2017

All In

Malachi

The challenge is to be fully committed to the kingdom of God.

November 19
2017

Priest and King

Zechariah 3 & 4

See the fulfillment of those that God uses to build His people and His temple.

November 12
2017

Our Spiritual House

Haggai 1
2 Corinthians 4:16 - 5:7

Putting our spiritual house in order is crucial.

November 5
2017

Day of the Lord

Zephaniah 1

Prophetic background to the New Testament fulfillment of Jesus' mighty return.

October 29
2017
(did not record)

Habakkuk for Today

Habakkuk

Applying a 2500 year old message for today.

October 22
2017

The Wicked Will Not Stand!

Nahum 1
Matthew 7:13-14

God wants all to come to repentance, but for the wicked that won't, there will be justice.

October 15
2017

One Day

Micah 4:1-8, 5:2

A picture of our future from the prophet Micah.

October 8
2017

On Being Petty

Jonah
Matthew 12:38-41

Jonah acted petty, because he knew the character of God, but still . . .

October 1
2017

Just Desserts

Obadiah 1

The test of humility is to take no pleasure in the calamity of others.

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