Clearing the Temple

This message is comes out of John 2:13-25 that recounts Jesus clearing out the temple. We look at the many types of issues that prevent us from experiencing a meaningful life of worship. Every season of our lives has it’s own realities of normal life that can crowd out a life of devotion.

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Overcoming the barriers to faith by the power of His presence

A follow up message to “Jesus Still Heals”, addressing the place of God’s presence, faith and unbelief through the story of the transfiguration of Jesus. Mark 9:1: I tell you the truth, you will not experience death until you see the Kingdom of God coming in glory and power.

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Sermon: Blessed are the Broken

This sermon looks at the beatitudes in Matthew 5:1-12 in light of the giving of the 10 commandments in Exodus 19 & 20. The self revelation of God in Exodus on Mt. Sinai and the teaching of Jesus on the mount are tensions that the best disciples sometimes fail to understand. Hebrews 12:18 says: “You have not come to a physical mountain to something that can be touched, to a place of flaming fire, darkness, gloom and whirlwind as the Israelites did at mount Sinai.” Yet, many Christians today or people seeking truth often hear about a God that does sound and seem to act like the God of fire, darkness, gloom and whirlwind. We talk about this challenge in this sermon.

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