Sermons from July 2019

Following Jesus is For Losers

            The story is told of a father who was driving down the road and his 5-year-old son was in the backseat.  And the boy says, “Dad, how do you spell God?”  And his father is thrilled.  Because he thinks to himself, “Finally!  After all those nights reading Bible stories, going to church, being a…

The Battle Belongs to the Lord

            This is our third Sunday here in this new building, and there are times when I wonder if the Israelites must have felt the same way when they entered the land of Canaan.  You may recall that when the children of Israel left the land of Egypt, God promised that he would give them…

Finding Our Worth

            Those of you who are mothers, I’m sure you can relate to the story of the mother who put her 5-year-old son to bed.  And, after a few minutes, she heard him call out, “Mom, can you please bring me a drink of water?”  And she said, “Now you had your chance when we…

When God Builds a Church

            This morning, I am absolutely overwhelmed as we gather together for the very first time in this building to worship God.  I am overwhelmed with God’s goodness, overwhelmed with God’s love, overwhelmed with God’s provision.             This part of our journey began in March of last year when we became aware of this two-acre…