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

Date

Title

Reference(s)


Main Point
 

December 10
2023

2nd week in Advent

God's Son

Isaiah 9:1-7
John 3:13-17

  SermonNotes

God so Loves us so let's be filled
 with love for one another.

December 3
2023

1st week in Advent

The Wise Still Seek Him

(didn't record)

Matthew 2:1-12
Hosea 14:9
Proverbs 15

   SermonNotes

We need to continue to pass along the trurht about Jesus because that is what Chrismas is all about.

November 26
2023

Thanks Be
to God

(by Pastor Steve and the Congration)

Psalm 150

   SermonNotes

Today, let us share blessings with one another and give thanks to God Almighty.

November 19
2023

Patience of the Saints

Revelation 6:5-6
Revelation 13:5-18
Revelation 14:9-13

   SermonNotes

Are you finding yourself becoming impatient with the state of the world?  It may alarm you to know that it can and will get worse.

November 12
2023

Hidden Strength

(Veterans Day)

Psalm 41

   SermonNotes

     God's Holy Laws have been ignored, and now our Constitution.
     We must hold our ground or lose everything many have fought to preserve.
     Those are our veteran!

November 5
2023

Break the Cycle -
 Wrap-up

(Break the Cycle
Wk 5)

Luke 18:9-14
1 John 1:5-10
1 Peter 1
  
SermonNotes

The Lord says,
"Be Holy as I Am HOLY"

October 29
2023

Playing With
Fire

(Break the Cycle
Wk 4)

Leviticus 19:31
Genesis 12:1-3

   SermonNotes

Don't set yourself or others up to be cursed

October 22
2023

Tangles Up Mess
(Break the Cycle
 Wk 3)

Deuteronomy 5:9;  11:26-28
Galatians 3:13

   SermonNotes

God can untangle anything,
IF you follow His instructions.

October 15
2023

Israel at War

Ezekiel 38 & 39

   SermonNotes

God does not want us to be ignorant,
 but to be informed.

October 8
2023

Insanity!

(Break the Cycle
 Wk 2)

Luke 13:6-9
2nd Peter 2
Matthew 7:
  
SermonNotes

Become a new thing, a new creation,
have a life God wants for you!

October 1
2023

Feast of Tabernacles
(Break the Cycle
 Wk 1)

Deuteronomy 16:13-17
John 14:2-6

   SermonNotes

God forces us to make a change sometimes just to get us out of our own habits.

September 24
2023

Knowledge Increased - Faith Decreased?

2 Peter 3:15-18
Hebrews 11:6
Daniel 12:1-13
  
SermonNotes

Don't give up on gaining knowledge,
 but don't let it impede your trust in God Almighty.

September 17
2023

What's a Miracle?
(Spiritual Gifts
Wk 6)

1 Corinthians 12:10-28
Numbers 14:11-22
John 2:7-11

   SermonNotes

Our Father in Heaven gives power to those with great faith to work Miracles, but it is always to His Honor and Glory.

September 10
2023

That's Messed Up

Genesis 12 & 20
Judges 16
2 Samuel 11
Matthew 26:31-35, 69-75
  
SermonNotes

Turns out that we are like even the heroes of the Bible - we are all flawed, and God saves us all.

September 3
2023

The World is
Not the Individual

1 John 2:15-17
John 14:1-6
John 3:16-21
  
SermonNotes

It is understandable to be discouraged by the world,
but let us not give up on the individual because
God Loves Us All

August 27
2023

Social Credit Score

2 Thessalonians 2:1-12
Matthew 24:21-27

   SermonNotes

The power of disunity is not to be taken lightly.  UNITY through Christ must overcome our opinions

August 20
2023

A Teaching Moment

Matthew 4
Deuteronomy 8:1-3,
  & cha's 13-14 & 16-19

   SermonNotes

Jesus was tempted and perfectly responded for an example to us.

August 13
2023

Give Thanks
(2023)

1 Corinthians 16:8-36
Romans 1:8-9

  SermonNotes

Give thanks to the Lord unceasingly
 and see what He has done!

August 6
2021

Discerning of Spirits
(Spiritual Gifts
Wk 5)

1 Corinthians 12:1-10
Ephesians 6:10-17

   Sermon Notes

Discerning of Spirits is one of the most important of Gifts to use in these days of continuous deception.

July 30
2023

Spiritual Gift
of Love

(Spiritual Gifts
Wk 4)

1 Corinthians 6:1-11,
         and chapter 13

   Sermon Notes

That which honors God the most is doing everything in Love

July 23
2023

Gift of
Tongues

(Spiritual Gifts
Wk 3)

Acts 2
1 Corinthians 14

   Sermon Notes

Tongues glorify God and spread the Gospel.

July 16
2023

Tower of Babel

Genesis 10, 11:1-9
Acts 2

   Sermon Notes

Mysteries are to be solved with solutions that Honor and Glorify God Almighty.

July 9
2023

The Gift of Prophecy
(Spirtual Gifts
Wk 2)

1 Corinthians 12 & 14
Numbers 11:27-29
Revelation 19:10

   Sermon Notes

Speaking prophecy brings conviction, edification, and the testimony of Jesus.

July 2
2021

Deconstruction of a Cake/Country

Exodus 20
    The 10 Commandments

   Sermon Notes

We are witnessing what happens
when we leave God out of the mix.

June 25
2022

Up Our Game
(Spiritual Gifts Wk 1)

1 Corinthians 12

  Sermon Notes

Let us continue to grow, practice diligently, and develop
 the Siiritual Gifts that God has given.

June 18
2023

Why Hate Christians?

Psalm 14
Romans 12:17-21

   Sermon Notes

The enemies are multiplying against Christians.
Therefore You have more opportunities to show God's grace.

June 11
2023

Friends

John 15:12-17 & 18-27
1st Corinthians 15:33
Romans 16:17-20

    Sermon Notes

The closer you get to Christ, the bigger the change in your friends around you.

June 4
2021

Cold, Hard Facts

Romans 1:15 & 18
Ezekiel 3:17-21
  
Sermon Notes

And just like that, people are afraid to speak the truth,

     so here it is.

May 28
2023

Be Baptized
in the Spirit

Acts 2:1-41

   Sermon Notes

Pentecost brings the Holy Spirit, which is as much ours today as it ever has been, and perhaps is in even greater need as fewer are filled with the Spirit.

May 21
2023

Great     Expectations

Ephesians 3

   Sermon Notes

Forget your expectations; rather engage God's expectations.

May 14
2023

Mothers Day

A Mothers Challenge

Proverbs 31:10-31
Isaiah 41:10

   Sermon Notes

Mothers, fufill what God wants and let HIM guide your steps

May 7
2023

Gideon's Doubt

 (given by Randy Lawrence)

Judges
   chapters 6-8

 

April 30
2023

Love Lifted Me

 (given by Randy Lawrence)

1 John 4:18-19

 

April 23
2023

Queen Esther =
Bold in Fait
h

 (given by Randy Lawrence)

1 Samuel 15
Book of Esther

 

April 16
2023

Fortune Favors
the Bold

Genesis 39:1-18
Ruth 1:8-19

  Sermon Notes

If our hearts are right with the Lord, then our bold actions in service to the Kingdom cannot fail.

April 9
2023

EASTER

It Is Finished


John 19:17-30
Revelation 22:10-21
 
Sermon Note s

Jesus' work while in the flesh was finished, but HE still lives and is going to bring about HIS Glory forever for all those who believe.

April 2
2023

Believe
Note that the Internet had problems so we only recorded the first 4 minutes of the sermon.

Luke 8:4-15
Matthew 7

  Sermon Notes

Believe - Yes
Persevere - Yes
Develop a relationship - YES
Quit - no!

March 26
2023

Jehovah Jireh

Genesis 22:1-18

   Sermon Notes

Are you stuck with no way out?
God Provides,
If you obey His voice.

March 19
2023

God's Sprintime Appointed Feasts

Exodus 12:1-20, 23:19
1
Corinthians 5:7-8, 15:20-23
John 1:29
Leviticus 23:9-14
Colossians 2:16-17
  
Sermon Notes

Ite is always about how Jesus Fulfilled Scripture

March 12
2023

Let's Not Complicate Matters

Joshua 1, 24:14-24

   Sermon Notes

Why do folks complicate things when there is a better way?
   No Good Reason.

March 5
2023

False Hope

Psalm 31

   Sermon Notes

Hope in the Lord, because everything else is tenuous at best.

February 26
2023

Holy and the Profane

Ezekiel 22, 23, 28
2 Timothy 4:3

   Sermon Notes

God's chosen people must know that which is Holy
and that which is Profane.

February 19
2023

Ills
of the Age

Luke 4:16-30
Isaiah 61:1-5

   Sermon Notes

Pick Your Burden,
   One is light,
       The others are hard

February 12
2023

Be a Fruity Branch

John 15

   Sermon Notes

We have a vital role in the Kingdom of Heaven because of what Jesus has done;
   We are the BRANCHES, not the True Vine itself.

February 5
2023

Facts and Opinions

Job 32

   Sermon Notes

People tend to rely on Opinions because
   we are not Omnipotent

January 29
2023

The Job

Ecclesiastes
     5:8-20, 8:14-17

   Sermon Notes

If God gave us our perfect job, what would yours be?

January 22
2023

God Trenscends Human Reason
Thy Will Be Done series

2 Corinthians 10:1-7
Matthew 26:36-41

   Sermon Notes

Our Rationial Thinking and Logic falls short of what God is able to do.

         Praise God!

January 15
2023

Get on Board the Right Boat
Thy Will Be Done wk 3

Jonah chapters 1-4

   Sermon Notes

The motives for telling God "NO" are personal, but one
must ask, "Do you really think God isn't going to get His Will to be Done?
             Get on Board

January 8
2023

Excuse Me?

Thy Will Be Done series wk 2

Luke 9:57-62
Exodus 3:10-14

   Sermon Notes

The only person an excuse benefits is the one who makes it.

January 1
2023

New Years Day

New Year
New Goal
Thy Will Be Done
2023 Focus

Matthew 6:1-21
Eccesiastes 1:1-18

   Sermon Notes

The NUMBER one problem with the world is that people want Their Will To Be Done!

Nothing is new under the sun.

December 25
2022

Christmas Day

Christmas Day
2022

Romans 8:31-39

   Sermon Notes

NOTHING can separate us from the lve of God!
. . . Nothing whatsoever.

December 18
2022
 4th Sunday in
Advent

2022
PEACE UPDATE

Exodus 14
Leviticus 3:6
Numbers 6
  
Sermon Notes

There is no Joy without God, no Hope without God's Promises, and no Peace with calm

December 11
2022
 3rd Sunday in
Advent

House of Bread

Genesis 35:19
Micah 5
John 6:32-35
  
Sermon Notes

Bethlehem is a symbol of HOPE and that the Lord will provide for us all we need.

December 4
2022
2nd Sunday in
Advent

The World Needs JOY

Galatians 5
Psalm 19
  
Sermon Notes

The World needs Jesus more than ever because HE is the source of lasting JOY

November 27
2022
1st Sunday in
Advent

Christmas Belongs to Christians

John 3:16-21

   Sermon Notes

The whole story needs to be told so people understand the choices.

November 20
2022

Sword and Shield
part 5 of the
Armor of God

Ephesians 6
Hebrews 11
Matthew 4:1-11
  
Sermon Notes

The attack on your faith comes from nany directions and it must be protected by supernatural means, which is Christ the Lord.

November 13
2022

A Helmet
part 4 of the
Armor of God

(No Audio)

Ephesians 6
Psalm 3:8, 27:9
Psalm 37:39, 38:22
  
Sermon Notes

When you know your eternal soul is truly taken care of, you will never fear for yourself again.

November 6
2022

Law, Lawlessness, and You

Habakkuk 1-2
1 Corinthians 10:1-12
Revelation 17
  
Sermon Notes

We must take heart that even though man has nothing in control God ultimately does.

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