Sermon Archive

09-06-09: A FAITH GONE TO THE DOGS?!, Texts: Mark 7:24-37; James 2:1-10

09-20-09: THE PATH TO GREATNESS, Texts: Mark 9:30-37; James 3:13-18

09-27-09: SPIRITUAL AMPUTATION, Texts: Mark 9:38-50; Psalm 51-1-19

10-04-09: WHEN RIGHTEOUSNESS AND PEACE KISS, Texts: Psalm 85; Matthew 5:1-12

10-11-09: PIN THE TAIL ON WHO????, Numbers 22:22-35; Proverbs 3:6

10-18-09: THE HIGH PRIEST’S SACRIFICE, Texts: Hebrews 5:1-10; Mark 10:35-45

10-25-09: A SPIRITUAL CARDIOGRAM, Texts: Matthew 6:19-21, Psalm 50:1-8, 22-23

11-22-09: WHEN WAS IT?, Texts: Matthew 25:31-46; Isaiah 58:6-10

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11-29-09: THE GIFTS OF THE WISE MEN, Part 1 - Gold, Texts: Matthew 2:1-12 ;Isaiah 60:1-6

12-06-09: THE GIFTS OF THE WISE ME- Part 2- Frankincense, Texts: Matthew 2:1-11; Psalm 141

12-13-09: GET READY!, Text: Malachi 3:1

12:20-09: THE GIFTS OF THE WISE MEN - Part 3: Myrrh, Texts: Matthew 2:1-11; John 19:38-42

12-27-09: AN UNPLANNED TRIP, Texts: Matthew 2:13-15; Hosea 11:1-11

01-03-10 MARKED WITH GOD'S SEAL, Ephesians 1:3-14

01-10-10 YOU ARE MINE Isaiah 43:1-7 Mark 10:46-52

01-17-10 CONGRATULATIONS! Isaiah 62:1-5 John 2:1-11

01-24-10 EYES ON JESUS Luke 4:14-21 Isaiah 45:20-25

01-31-10 CONGREGATIONAL SELF-ESTEEM Jeremiah 1:4-10 Mark 12:28-34

02-07-10 I AM WHAT I AM 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Isaiah 6:1-8

02-14-10 DIVINE IDENTITY THEFT Luke 4:1-13 Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16

02-21-10 DRUNK WITH POWER Esther 1 (selected verses) Matthew 20:1-16

02-28-10 A PERSIAN PAGAENT Esther 2 (selected verses) Phil 4:10-14

03-14-10 THE PLOT THICKENS Esther 2 and 3 (selected verses) 1 Peter 4:12-19

03-28-10 TIME TO TAKE A STAND Esther 3 and 4 (selected verses) Luke 19:29-48

04-04-10 LINGERING AT EASTER John 20:1-18 Isaiah 65:17-25

04-11-10 ESTHER TAKES CHARGE Esther 5 to 7 (selected verses) Luke 14:7-11

04-18-10 COME THIRSTY! Revelation 22:17 Psalm 63:1-8

05-02-10 ESTHER - THE FINALE Esther 8 to end Luke 6:37-42

05-09-10 YOU ARE NOT THE LONE RANGER John 14:23-29 1 Kings 19:1-14

05-16-10 PRAYING LIKE JESUS John 17:23-26 1 Corinthians 13:11-13

05-23-10 ABBA - KNOWING ME, KNOWING YOU Romans 8:14-17 Acts 2:1-21

05-30-10 GOD GETTING PERSONAL John 16:12-15 Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31

06-06-10 NOT THE LAST WORD Luke 7:11-17 Psalm 90:1-12

06-13-10 A NEW WAY TO SEE Luke 7:35-50 Isaiah 55:6-9

06-20-10 GERASENE DEMONIAC Luke 8:26-39 Psalm 42

07-04-10 WHO ARE WE? Jonah 1:1-8 1 Timothy 2:1-14

07-11-10 RESCUE ME Colossians 1:1-14 Psalm 33:8-22

07-25-10 CHRIST THE FULLNESS OF GOD - Colossians 1:15-29 Isaiah 42:8-19

08-01-10 FULL OF CHRIST Colossians 2:6-15 Psalm 21:1-7

08-22-10 LOOKING ABOVE Colossians 3:1-11 Isaiah 55:6-13

08-29-10 FAITH FACING FORWARD Hebrews 11:1-16

09-05-10 CLOTHE YOURSELF IN LOVE Colossians 3:12-17 Psalm 34:1-14

09-12-10 FEAR NOT! Joshua 1:1-9

09-19-10 THE CHURCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA: Facebook John 15:12-17 2 John 1-12

09-26-10 THE CHURCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA Blogging Acts 17:16-34 Philippians 1:12-18

10-03-10 CELEBRATE CHRIST WHO IS OUR PEACE Ephesians 2:11-22 Psalm 29

10-10-10 A VOICE OF THANKSGIVING FROM THE PAST Luke 17:11-19 Psalm 103:1-5, 19

10-24-10 THE CHURCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA: Twitter I Corinthians 9:19-23 Job 9:25-35

10-31-10 SHALL WE GATHER AT THE RIVER? Revelations 22:1-2

11-07-10 THE CHURCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA: YouTube 1John 1:1-5 Psalm 27:1-6

11-14-10 ENOCH AND METHUSALEH Genesis 5:21-24 Hebrews 11:5

11-21-10 THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS!? Luke 23:33-43 Jeremiah 23:1-6

11-28-10 YOU KNOW THE TIME! Romans 13:11-14 Isaiah 2:1-5

12-05-10 JESUS' GENEALOGY: Frontwards and Backwards Matthew 1:1-2,16 Luke 3:23,38

12-19-10 SPIRITUAL SOLTICE Isaiah 9:2-7 Matthew 4: 12-16

12-26-10 BATTERIES NOT INCLUDED Luke 2:39-40

01-02-11 SEALED WITH A KISS Ephesians 1:3-14 Jeremiah 31:7-14

01-09-11 I'M NOT READY YET! Acts 10:34-48 Psalm 29

01-16-11 WHEN YOU ARE DOWN IN THE DUMPS Psalm 40:1-11 1 Corinthians 1:1-9

01-23-11 TO WHOM DO WE BELONG? I Corinthians 1:10-18 Isaiah 43:1-7

01-30-11 WITH WHAT SHALL I COME BEFORE THE LORD? Micah 6:1-8

02-06-11 A VISION FOR MISSION Acts 16:6-10

03-06-11 THE CHURCH OF FEAR Matthew 17:1-9 Hebrews 10:19-31

03-13-11 IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS: The Guards Mark 15:16-20 Psalm 22:1-18

03-20-11 IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS: The Roman Centurion Mark 15:33-39 Psalm 22:19-31

03-27-11 IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS: The Thieves Luke 23:39-43 Psalm 106:1-6, 19-23

04-03-11 IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS: The Women Matthew 27:55-56 Jeremiah 31:15-17

04-17-11 IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS: The Crowds Luke 19:29-44 Psalm 81:8-16

04-24-11 EASTER CONJUNCTIVITIS Luke 24:13-35

05-01-11 THE SETTLED AND NOT SO SETTLED GOD Exodus 40:34-38

05-08-11 OBEDIENCE, BELIEF AND SEEING Matthew 28:1-10 Psalm 118:14-25

05-15-11 EMPTY, HALF-FULL, OVERFLOWING John 10:1-10 Psalm 23

05-22-11 IDENTITY CHECK 1 Peter 2:1-10

06-05-11 GOD'S AGENDA - OUR AGENDA Acts 1:6-14 Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

06-12-11 LET'S SHAKE THINGS UP! Acts 2:1-21 John 7:37-39

07-24-11 I DO NOT UNDERSTAND MYSELF! Romans 7:15-25a Psalm 19

07-31-11 WHAT IS THE HOUSE YOU WOULD BUILD FOR ME? 1 Chronicles 22:6-19 Hebrews 3:1-6

08-14-11 NO CONDEMNATION! Romans 8:1-11 Genesis 25:19-34

08-21-11 ADOPTED HEIRS Romans 8:12-17

08-28-11 GROANING FOR SALVATION Romans 8:18-25

09-04-11 HELP IN OUR WEAKNESS Romans 8:26-30 Luke 18:1-14

09-11-11 CONNECT! Romans 12:3-21

09-18-11 ON OUR SIDE Romans 8:31-39 Psalm 27:1-6

10-02-11 SPIRITUAL EMBEZZLEMENT Matthew 21:33-46 Isaiah 5:1-4

10-09-11 FLIP THE COIN Matthew 21:15-22 Psalm 96

10-16-11 A WEDDING INVITATION Matthew 22:1-14 Genesis 3:1-9

10-23-11 THE GREATEST COMMANDMENT Matthew 22:34-40 Psalm 15

10-30-11 DO I HAVE TO WEAR A HALO? Hebrews 11:39-12:2

11-06-11 THE LAW OF CHRIST Galatians 6:1-10

11-13-11 A CUP OF WATER Genesis 12:1-3 Matthew 10:40-42

11-20-11 OF SHEEP AND GOATS Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 Matthew 25:31-46

11-27-11 TORN OPEN Isaiah 64:1-9 Mark 13:24-37

12-04-11 WHICH DO YOU WANT FIRST? THE GOOD NEWS OR BAD? Mark 1:1-8 Isaiah 40:1-11

12-18-11 BETHLEHEM - THE HOUSE OF BREAD Matthew 2:1-6 Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14

12-25-11 DISCLOSED! Romans 16:25-27 Isaiah 52:7-10

01-01-12 NEW WINESKINS Mark 2:18-22 Jeremiah 31:31-34

01-08-12 HOVERING BEGINNINGS Genesis 1:1-5 Mark 1:4-11

01-15-12 CONTAGIOUS! John 1:35-51 1 Samuel 3:1-10

01-22-12 CALLING Mark 1:14-20 Genesis 12:1-7

01-29-12 WHAT A SUNDAY! Mark 1:21-28

03-04-12 THE JOURNEY BEGINS Mark 8:31-38 Psalm 8

03-11-12 TEN WORDS Exodus 20:1-17 John 1:1-14

03-18-12 ARE WE SNAKE BIT? Numbers 21:4-9 John 3:14-21

03-25-12 A NEW TABLET Jeremiah 31:31-34 1 Timothy 1:3-5, 18-19a

04-01-12 20/20 HINDSIGHT John 12:12-16 Psalm 118:19-29

04-08-12 THE UNFINISHED GOSPEL Mark 16:1-8 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

04-15-12 HOW GOOD IT IS! Psalm 133 1 John 1:1-4

04-22-12 CHILDREN OF GOD 1 John 3:1-7 Psalm 103:8-18

05-06-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER: Part I Elected and Called 1 Peter 1:1-7 Jeremiah 29:4-7,11

05-13-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER: Part II Obedient Newborn Children 1 Peter 1:13-2:3 Psalm 34:1-8

05-20-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part III Living Stones 1 Peter 2:4-10 Isaiah 43:15-21

05-27-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part IV Authority 1 Peter 2:11-25 Proverbs 24:19-22

06-03-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part V Getting Along 1 Peter 3:1-12 Psalm 34:11-22

06-10-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part VI The Ark of Jesus 1 Peter 3:18-22 Genesis 9:8-18

06-17-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part VII The End is at Hand! 1 Peter 4:7-11 Mark 14:32-42

07-08-12 PEERING INTO 1 PETER Part VIII God is On Your Side 1 Peter 5:6-11 Psalm 56:1-11

07-22-12 THE MAGNETISM OF JESUS Mark 6:30-34, 53-56 Isaiah 55:1-13

07-29-12 LET'S HAVE A PICNIC! John 6:1-14

08-12-12 STAYING AFLOAT IN A STORM Ephesians 4:1-16 Matthew 14:22-33

08-19-12 A FRANGRANT AROMA OR A FOUL STINK? Ephesians 4:25-5:2 Psalm 141

08-26-12 DISCERNING GOVERNANCE 1 Kings 3:3-14 Ephesians 5:15-20

09-02-12 WHEN THE FIDDLER FALLS OFF THE ROOF Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 Ephesians 6:10-18

09-09-12 ANANIAS - A MONOLOGUE Acts 9:1-19

09-16-12 SHINE LIKE A STAR Matthew 5:13-16 Isaiah 42:5-9

09-23-12 TRUE GREATNESS Mark 9:30-37 James 3:13-18

09-30-12 RADICAL SURGERY Mark 9:42-50 Psalm 26

10-07-12 TURNING THE OTHER CHEEK Matthew 5:38-42 Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18

10-14-12 THE NOT SO RICH YOUNG RULER Mark 10:17-31 Psalm 119:33-40

10-21-12 BREAKING BOUNDARIES (Jessica Paulsen) James 2:1-13 Proverbs 22 (sel verses)

10-28-12 TABLE CLOTH OR DEATH SHROUD? Isaiah 25:6-9

11-04-12 THE DARE OF GOD Malachi 3:8-10 Luke 6:37-42

11-11-12 CHUMP CHANGE Mark 12:38-44 1 Kings 17:8-16

11-18-12 BIRTH PANGS Mark 13:1-8 1 Samuel 1:4-20

11-25-12 GOD IN THE WHIRLWIND Job 38:1-11 Mark 4:35-41

12-02-12 THE JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM Packing and Planing Matthew 1:18-24 Jeremiah 29:10-14

12-16-12 THE JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM The Trip Luke 2:1-5 Isaiah 61:1-4

12-23-12 THE JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM The Arrival Luke 2:1-7 Micah 5:2-5a

12-30-12 IN THE TEMPLE AT 12 Luke 2:41-52 Psalm 148

01-06-13 DANIEL: DARING TO BE DIFFERENT Daniel 1:1-20 Mark 7:14-23

01-13-13 DANIEL: INTO THE FRYING PAN Daniel 3 (selected verses) I Corinthians 3:10-15

01-20-13 DANIEL: THE WRITING ON THE WALL Daniel 5 (selected verses) Galatians 6:1-7

01-27-13 DANIEL: IN THE LIONS' DEN Daniel 6 (selected verses) Hebrews 11:1-2, 32-40

02-03-13 HARAMBEE! Acts 13:1-5a Isaiah 2:1-5

03-03-13 MISSION RESPONSIBLE: The Lost Missionary Jonah 1:1-17 Luke 15:1-10

03-10-13 MISSION INCREDIBLE: The Found Missionary Jonah 1:17 - 3:10

03-17-13 MISSION IMPROBABLE: The Dubious Missionary Jonah 3:10 - 4:11 Luke 15:11-31

03-24-13 PERFUME OR PALMS? John 12:1-8, 12-19 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-16, 20-23

03-31-13 WITH MARY MAGDALENE IN THE GARDEN John 20:1-18 Isaiah 25:6-9

04-07-13 WRITTEN TO BELIEVE John 20:19-31 Revelations 1:4-8

04-14-13 FEED MY SHEEP John 21:1-17 1 Peter 5:1-4

04-21-13 HOW SACRED IS YOUR BODY? 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18

04-28-13 MY PRAYER FOR YOU Philippians 1:3-11

05-12-13 GLORIOUS UNITY John 17:20-26

05-19-13 BABEL: THE SEQUEL Genesis 11:1-9 Acts 2:1-12

06-02-13 ELIJAH - Part 1: The Widow of Zarephath 1 Kings 17:8-16 Luke 4:16-26

06-09-13 ELIJAH - Part 2: The Prophets of Baal 1 Kings 18:17-39 Romans 8:31-39

06-16-13 ELIJAH - Part 3 - What Happens When You Can't Take Another Step? 1 Kings 19:1-18, Matthew 11:28-30

06-23-13 ELISHA - Part 1 - The Passing of the Mantle 2 Kings 2:1-18 Luke 16:10-13

07-28-13 ELISHA - Part 2 - Elisha and Naaman 2 Kings 5:1-15a Colossians 2:6-15

08-04-13 ELISHA - Part 3 - Gehazi gets Greedy 2 Kings 5:19b-27 Acts 8:9-24

08-18-13 ELISHA - Part 4 - Pray per View 2 Kings 6:8-23, Romans 8:31-39

08-25-13 SPIRITUAL TRIFOCALS Isaiah 6:1-8 Luke 5:1-11

09-01-13 CHRISTIAN HOSPITALITY Luke 14:1-14 Psalm 81

09-15-13 COUNTING THE COST Luke 14:25-33 Judges 7:1-7

09-22-13 PRAISE FOR THE UNRIGHTEOUS SERVANT?! Luke 16:1-13 1 Corinthians 9:19-27

09-29-13 THE RICH MAN AND LAZARUS Luke 16:19-31 Isaiah 58:6-11

10-06-13 TEARS OF SORROW Lamentations 1:1-6, 3:19-26

10-13-13 THE ONE WHO CAME BACK Luke 17:11-19 Psalm 116

10-27-13 POOR ME OR POUR ME? 2 Timothy 4:4-6

11-03-13 A VISIT WITH JOHN KNOX Jude 1:1-4, 17-25

11-10-13 CRACKPOT OR CRACKED POTS? 2 Corinthians 4:7-18 Psalm 51:1-12

11-17-13 I'M SURE GLAD GOD CAN PRONOUNCE THEIR NAMES! Exodus 31:1-6 1 Corinthians 12:4-11

11-24-13 IS THANKSGIVING DEAD? Psalm 100 Philippians 4:4-9

12-1-13 A WRINKLE IN TIME? Romans 13:11-14 Isaiah 43:15-21

12-15-13 THE VOICE Matthew 3:1-12 Isaiah 40:1-9

12-22-13 WHEN EMMANUEL BECOMES EMBARRASSING Matthew 1:18-25 Isaiah 7:10-16

12-29-13 THE POST-CHRISTMAS BLUES Matthew 2:13-23 Isaiah 63:7-9

01-05-14 LIGHTEN UP! John 1:;1-9 Genesis 1:1-5

01-12-14 LET IT BE SO! Matthew 3:13-17 Psalm 29

01-26-14 HERE HE IS! John 1:29-42

02--02-14 I BELONG TO... 1 Corinthians 1:10-17 Psalm 27:1, 4-9

02-09-14 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN? 1 Corinthians 1:18-30 Genesis 11:1-9

02-16-14 SALT IT! Matthew 5:13-20

03-02-14 BUT I SAY... Matthew 5:21-37

03-16-14 BLESSED TO BE A BLESSING Genesis 12:1-4a Romans 4:1-5, 13-17

03-23-14 GIVE ME A DRINK John 4:5-30 Exodus 17:1-7

3-30-14 THE LORD'S ANOINTED! YOU'RE KIDDING! 1 Samuel 16:1-13 2 Corinthians 4:5-12

4-20-14 EN GUARDE! Matthew 27:62-28:10

05-04-14 INTERPRETING HIS LIFE Luke 24:13-35 1 Peter 1:17-23

05-11-14 A FRIENDLY VOICE John 10:1-10 Psalm 23

05-18-14 A FAULTY FAITH Isaiah 58:1-14 Matthew 25:31-46

05-25-14 ALONE NO MORE John 14:15-21 Psalm 22:1-11

06-01-14 POWER TO PROCLAIM Acts 1:6-14 Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35

06-08-14 NOTHING ARTIFICIAL ABOUT THIS RESPIRATION! John 20:19-23 Numbers 11:24-30

06-15-14 THE POETRY OF CREATION Genesis 1:1-2:4a

-7-13-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 1 NOT ASHAMED! Romans 1:16-17

07-27-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 2 ALL HAVE SINNED Romans 3:19-23, 6:23, Isaiah 64:4-8

08-10-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 3 WHILE WE WERE SINNERS Romans 5:1-11 2 Samuel 4:4, 9:1-13

08-17-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 4 WRETECHED MAN THAT I AM! Romans 7:14-8:1

08-24-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 5 ALL THINGS WORK FOR GOOD Romans 8:28-39

08-31-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 6 IF WE CONFESS... Romans 10:9-13 Joel 2:28-33

09-07-14 REPAIR: A STORY OF TRANSFORMATION Mark 5:1-20 Psalm 60:1-5

09-14-14 FAVORITE VERSES FROM ROMANS - PART 7 PRESENT YOUR BODIES Romans 12:1-2 Daniel 6:1-23

09-21-14 LABORING IN GOD'S VINEYARD Matthew 20:1-16 Exodus 16:2-15

09-28-14  GOOD INTENTIONS:  THE ROAD TO...  Matthew 21:23-32  Joshua 24:14-15

10-05-14  MY PEACE I GIVE YOU  John 14:25-31  Philippians 4:4-7

10-12-14  THE WEDDING BANQUET  Matthew 22:1-14  Psalm 106:1-6, 19-23

10-19-14  READY OR NOT  Matthew 25:1-13  Amos 5:18-24

10-26-14  SING A SONG OF SAINTS  Revelations 7:9-17

11-02-14  PAY TO CAESAR, PAY TO GOD  Matthew 22:15-22  Psalm 146

11-09-14  A PARABLE OF RISK  Matthew 25:14-30  Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18

11-16-14  O LORD IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE  Matthew 23:1-12  Isaiah 66:1-2

11-23-14  THE LANGUAGE OF CAPRINAE  Matthew 25:31-46  James 1:27, 2:14-17 

12-14-14  WHO ARE YOU?  John 1:6-8, 19-28 

12-21-14  HIGHER MATH:  ONE DAY = 1000 YEARS  2 Peter 3:8-15a  Psalm 90:1-12

12 -28-14  FULLNESS OF TIME  Galatians 4:1-7  Psalm 148

01-11-15  ONE BAPTISM?  Acts 19:1-7 Psalm 29

​01-25-15  GONE FISHING  Mark 1:14-20

02-08-15  UNHEARD OF AUTHORITY  Mark 1:21-28  Deuternomony 18:15-20

2-15-15  NO TURNING BACK  Ruth 1:8-18  1 Corinthians 13

03-01-15  THE WATERS OF LENT:  THE RED SEA  Exodus 14:10-31  Matthew 14:22-33

03-08-15  THE WATERS OF LENT:  The Woman at the Well  John 4:5-30  Exodus 17:1-7

03-15-15  THE WATERS OF LENT:  Jesus' Baptism or "How's the Water?"  Matthew 3:4-17  Psalm 51:1-17

03-29-15  CHEERS, JEERS AND TEARS  Luke 19:28-44  Psalm 81:8-16

04-05-15  OUR NONSENSICAL GOD  Luke 24:1-12  1 Corinthians 15:12-20

04-12-15  FOLLOW ME!  John 21:15-25  1 Kings 18:17-39

​04-26-15  WRESTLING WITH GOD  Genesis 32-22-31

05-17-15  IS IT TIME TO SIT OR STAND?  Luke 14:25-33

06-07-15  DAVID PART I:  HIS ANOINTING  1 Samuel 16:1-13  2 Corinthians 4:5-12

06-14-15  DAVID PART II:  PLAYING FOR SAUL  1 Samuel 16:14-23  Luke 19:11-26

06-21-15  DAVID PART III:  GOLIATH!  1 Samuel 17  1 Corinthians 1:18-31

​07-12-15  DAVID PART IV:  ON THE RUN!  1 Samuel 21:10-22:2  Philippians 4:6-20

08-02-15  DAVID PART V:  TIME TO BE KING  2 Samuel 1:1-4, 11-12, 2:1, 5:1-5  Luke 10:38-42

08-09-15  DAVID PART VI:  WORSHIP WITHOUT SHAME  2 Samuel 6:12-23  Mark 12:28-34

08-16-15  DAVID PART VII:  WHO IS BUILDING WHAT FOR WHOM?  2 Samuel 17:1-17  Acts 7:44-50

08-23-15  DAVID PART VIII:  MEPHIBOSHETH  2 Samuel 4:4, 9:1-13  Titus 3:3-7

08-30-15  DAVID PART IX:  DAVID AND BATHSHEBA  2 Samuel 11-12  James 1:12-16

09-06-15  DAVID PART X:  FALSE FAMILY AND FAITHFUL FRIENDS  2 Samuel 15 (selected verses)  Luke 10:25-37

09-13-15  THE OLDER PRODIGAL:  A Monologue  Luke 15:11-32  Psalm 32

09-20-15  THE GREAT SIGH OF GOD  Mark 7:31-37  Isaiah 35

09-27-15  WHAT DOES IT PROFIT?  Mark 8:27-38  James 3:1-12

10-04-15  BRING THE CHILDREN  Mark 10:13-16  Joshua 4:1-7

10-11-15  SITTING WITH JESUS  Mark 10:35-45  Hebrews 5:1-10

10-18-15  HAVING IT ALL AND COMING UP SHORT  Mark 10:17-31  Hebrews 4:12-16

10-25-15  BLIND BARTIMAEUS  Mark 10:46-52  Job 42:1-6

11-01-15  THE RAISING OF LAZARUS  John 11:32-44

11-08-15  THE GREATEST COMMANDMENT  Mark 12:28-34  1 John 2:7-11

11-15-15  THE WIDOW'S MITE  Mark 12:38-44  Psalm 127

11-29-15  GOD IS NEAR!  Luke 21:25-36  Jeremiah 33:14-16

12-20-15  THE KICK OF RECOGNITION  Luke 1:39-45  Micah 5:2a

12-27-15   A SURPRISE IN THE SANCTUARY Luke 2:41-52  Psalm 148

01-03-16  HOMEWARD BOUND  Jeremiah 31:7-14  Matthew 8:1-13

01-17-16  CANA:  WHEN AND WHERE LIFE GOES DRY  John 2:1-11 Isaiah 62:1-5

01-24-16  RECOVERING FROM SPIRITUAL AMNESIA  Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10  Luke 4:14-21

01-31-16  BEFORE...I KNEW YOU!  Jeremiah 1:4-10

02-07-16  VEILED IN ORDER TO HIDE  2 Corinthians 3:12-18  Exodus 34:29-35

02-21-16  I BELIEVE IN THE CHURCH  Part 2:  The Army  Ephesians 6:10-20  1 Samuel 17 (selected verses)

02-28-16  I BELIEVE IN THE CHURCH Part 3:  The Building  1 Corinthians 3:9-17  Matthew 16:13-18

03-06-16  I BELIEVE IN THE CHURCH  Part 4:  The People of God  1 John 3:1-3  Hosea 11:7-11

03-20-16  WHAT'S UP?  Matthew 21:1-15  Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29

03-27-16  IF ONLY...  John 11:1-45 Ezekiel 37:1-14

04-03-16  A BOUT WITH DOUBT  John 20:19-29  Psalm 150

04-17-16  YOU'RE IN GOOD HANDS WITH...  John 10:22-30  Psalm 23

05-01-16  DO WE WANT TO BE MADE WELL?  John 5:1-18  Isaiah 57:14-19

05-08-16  WHEN THE EARTH AND SPIRITS SHAKE  Acts 16:16-34  Psalm 97

05-15-16  FIRED UP!  Acts 2:1-21

05-22-16  ACCESS!  Romans 5:1-5  Psalm 8

05-29-16  WHAT AMAZES JESUS?  Luke 7:1-10  Galatians 1:1-12

06-05-16 A SELFLESS ACT  1 Kings 17:8-16  Mark 12:41-44

07-03-16  THE MISSION OF THE 70  Luke 10:1-11, 16-20  Psalm 33

08-07-16  WHY DO BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE?  The Story of Naomi  Ruth (selected verses)  1 Peter 1:3-9

08-21-16  WHY DO GOOD THINGS HAPPEN TO BAD PEOPLE?  The Story of Ruth  Ruth 1:14-19, 2:2-13, Luke 1:26-31, 38, 46-49

08-28-16  WHY DO GOOD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE? The Story of Boaz (selected verses) Ephesians 1:3-14

09-11-16  KICKING IT OFF WITH THEOPHILUS  Luke 1:1-4  Psalm 1

09-18-16  VOTING ON OUR KNEES  1 Timothy 2:1-7  1 Samuel 12:19-24

09-25-16  A RICH CONFESSION  1 Timothy 6:6-19  Psalm 40:1-10

10-02-16  A GUARDED TREASURE 2 Timothy 1:1-14  Lamentations 3:19-26

10-09-16  GO AND SEE  Mark 6:30-44  Genesis 22:1-14

10-16-16  PRESENTABLE TO GOD  2 Timothy 2:8-15, Psalm 119:97-104

10-23-16  SOLEMNLY URGED 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5

10-30-16  POURED OUT  2 Timothy 4:6-8-16-18

11-13-16  THE END IS NOT NEAR  Luke 21:5-19  Isaiah 12

11-20-16  WE HAVE NO KING BUT...  John 18:38b-19:16  Psalm 93

11-27-16  THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO MARK  Mark 1:1-8

12-18-16  THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO MATTHEW Matthew 1:18-25  Joshua 1:1-9

1-1-17  ROAD MARKERS  Jeremiah 31:21-25  Matthew 2:1-12

1-8-17  YOU COME TO ME?  Matthew 3:13-17  Numbers 11:24-29

1-15-17  COME AND SEE!  John 1:29-51  Isaiah 49:1-7

1-22-17  THE RISING OF THE SON  Matthew 4:12-23  Genesis 1:1-5

1-29-17  BLESSED IS TRINITY, FOR THEY WILL  Matthew 5:1-12

2-05-17  SALT AND LIGHT  Matthew 5:13-16  Psalm 112:4-9

2-12-17  SCRIPTURE AS A VERB  Matthew 5:21-37  Psalm 119:1-8

2-19-17  ANOTHER WAY  Matthew 5:38-48  Psalm 119:33-40

2-26-17  BUILDING TO CODE  Matthew 17:1-9  Psalm 99

03-05-17  SYMBOLS OF LENT:  Part 2  Alabaster Jar  Mark 14:3-9

03-12-17  SYMBOLS OF LENT:  Part 3  30 Pieces of Silver  Matthew 26:14-16, 27:3-10

03-19-17  SYMBOLS OF LENT:  Part 4  Dice  John 19:16b-24  Psalm 22:8-24

04-02-17  SYMBOLS OF LENT:  Part 5 Rock and Praying Hands Luke 22:39-46  Psalm 31:9-16

04-09-17  SYMBOLS OF LENT:  Part 6  Donkeys and Palms  Mark 11:1-10  Psalms 118:1-2, 19-29

04-16-17  SYMBOL OF THE RESURRECTION:  A Flowering Cross  Isaiah 35:1-10  John 20:1-18

04-30-17  GOD'S RING TONE  1 Samuel 3:1-11, 19

05-14-17  WHEN FORGIVENESS IS BUT A STONE'S THROW AWAY  Acts 7:55-60  Psalm 31:1-8

05-21-17 A TRIP TO MARS Acts 17:16-31 Isaiah 44:6-17

05-28-17 WHEN OUR HEADS ARE STUCK IN THE CLOUDS Acts 1:6-14 Psalm 48

06-04-17 BREATH OF GOD John 20:19-23 Genesis 2:4b-9

06-11-17 WHAT A WAY TO END A LETTER! 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Matthew 28:16-20

06-18-17 NO LAUGHING MATTER...OR IS IT? Genesis 18:1-15, 21:1-7, Mark 10:17-27

06-25-17 SPARING THE SPARROW Matthew 10:24-39 Psalm 27:1-5

07-09-17 I DON'T KNOW MYSELF! Romans 7:15-25a Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30