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Jul 2009

Riches: Redefined As we dive into the “unsearchable riches” of the gospel… ask yourself this: how much do you value forgiveness? Of what value is a clean conscience to you? Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Romans 3:19-26 Reflection Points Do you grasp in your heart and mind what the message of propitiation and expiation say to…

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Jul 2009

Riches: Redefined Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: unlisted We are all after things like security, status, power, hope… things that we believe will bring value to our life. The Gospel declares that these things aren’t bad in themselves, but they are only truly defined and to be found “in Christ”. Reflection Points: Will your social status…

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Jul 2009

Context vs. Conjecture Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Romans 8:16-39 Reflection Points What do you do when you aren’t exactly sure how to pray for yourself or somebody else?  Have you ever felt like the Holy Spirit was helping you in your weakness? Are you able to say with certainty that the promise in Romans 8:28…

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Jul 2009

Context vs. Conjecture Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: unlisted Conjecture: It is God’s intention that Christians not suffer physical illness and He has secured temporal physical healing through wounding His Son Jesus for those who would have sufficient faith. Context: Jesus on the cross has suffered the wounds that we should have received in punishment for…

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28

Jun 2009

Context vs. Conjecture Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: unlisted “Attractive people judge neither themselves nor others.” – Deepak Chopra “The spiritual person judges all things…” – Paul the Apostle Reflection Points What forms of righteousness have you been relying on lately?  Who have you been judging in light of it? Have you been taking justice into…

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21

Jun 2009

Context vs. Conjecture Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Romans 10:9 At first glance, Romans 10:9 looks like a recipe for salvation. But what does the rest of the Bible have to say about the way in which people are “saved”? How do people actually become children of God? We’ll learn the answer to that today as…

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14

Jun 2009

Context vs. Conjecture Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: unlisted Not many people would want to live in a world of conjecture, where they based their lives on unstable half-truths and man-made promises that often harm them and others.  Yet, that is exactly what can happen to us when we take God’s words out of their biblical…

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07

Jun 2009

Cultivate Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Unlisted While the world places a high value on strength, our church is learning to value and live in weakness. Weakness is divinely intended for us by God. Why? Because when we are weak, we are actually strong. You might call it the irony of weakness: God uses humble, reliant…

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31

May 2009

Cultivate Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Unlisted “We are often filled (and thus blinded) with a sense of our own goodness, such that, genuine community remains elusive. Self-righteousness and self-sufficiency disables our love to others and painfully robs us of any sense of community. If we would simply gain a better understanding of sinfulness of our…

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24

May 2009

Cultivate Sermon Audio: Sermon Text: Unlisted “Fight for us, O God, that we not drift numb and blind and foolish into vain and empty excitements.  Life is too short, too precious, too painful to waste on worldly bubbles that burst.  Heaven is too great, hell is too horrible, eternity is too long that we should…

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