Introduction Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, urge you to live worthy of the calling you have received, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. There is one body and one Spirit—just…
Jeff Jones • Sermon • • 37 views
Launch: Summit Like a Sherpa Jeff Jones, Senior Pastor November 2/4, 2007 Acts 10:1-46; Acts 11:2-3, 18 Everest Bumper Introduction Today we continue our series on the book of Acts called Launch, how God helped that church take off and how we too both as a church and as believers fly the mission God…
Many Christians only associate the word worship with musical styles and preferences. However, Scripture gives us a different set of priorities when it comes to the way we respond to God. In this series we’ll look at what it means to worship God rightly, both as individuals and in our corporate gatherings.
The Kingdom of God is Like...
John Kimber • Sermon • • 12 views
Love One Another Who is your neighbor? It’s anyone who has been in your place. Which is everyone, because we all need to move in to God’s Neighborhood of grace. May the orphans be embraced. May the lonely be loved. May the races be restored and may we empower the poor. - David Bowden Matthew centralizes…
A Fresh Wind • Sermon • • 10 views
The church is made up of people we may not always get along with or agree with--but that is God's design and He uses it for our good. Despite our differences, the Holy Spirit unites us and works in our hearts and communities for our good and His glory.
Rediscovering the Church
michael walker • Sermon • • 10 views
We must rediscover Holy Spirit empowered unity in the body of Christ through an appreciation for the diversity of gifts he gives to each individual.
After commending the unity of the Church as a primary response to the truth of the Gospel, Paul then turns to the diversity of the Church as each receives grace according to the measure of Christ's gift. So there is grace lavished upon all of us in salvation and grace measured to each of us for service. Both the unity and diversity of the Church are based in the corresponding unity and diversity of our Triune Godhead. The doctrine of Spiritual gifts explains much in how the Church functions.
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In the article, “Why did Wikipedia succeed while other encyclopedias failed?” Megan Garber writes about certain factors led to Wikipedia’s success, including familiarity, user-friendliness, and an easy access to participation. Unlike other professional encyclopedias, Wikipedia depends on its users for…
Ryan Brooks • Sermon • • 2 views
Summary of the Unanswered Questions series Inward How to be a Christian today. Gospel centered mentality. The Purpose of the Church. Servant Leadership Outward Christianity and LGBTQ The Problem of Suffering: if God even exists why is there so many problems in the world? The Bible- why do we believe…