Maniac to Messenger

Sermon for June 23rd, 2019 Message today: From Maniac to Messenger Jesus encounters a man who has been possessed by multiple demons. Nobody knew what to do with this man so he lived naked near the bodies of the dead. When Jesus comes near the demons are terrified. The demons ask Jesus to go to the pigs not the abyss and Jesus gives them permission. This former maniac now sits at the feet of Jesus and doesn’t want to leave. Jesus told him “Return to your home and declare how much God has done for you.” This man went away to whole(...)

Redirecting a Rebel

Sermon for June 16th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 8- Redirecting A Rebel Pentecost continues. The Church is on the move. God is working through His people but it’s not always safe. We see a guy named Saul(...)

Focusing On the Future

Sermon for July 9th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 7- Focusing on the Future    Jesus ascends into heaven. Jesus said that it would be good for him to go away, for when he did, He would send the(...)

Sharing His Story

Sermon for June 2nd, 2019 

Beyond the Tomb

During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives.

Week 6- Sharing His Story  

Today Jesus shares His mission of the Church. Jesus knows that shortly He will ascend to the Father. He must choose His words carefully and(...)

Forgiving the Fallen

Sermon for May 26th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 5- Forgiving the Fallen Today we continue the story from last week. As Jesus and his disciples sit around the fire and eat breakfast together, Jesus has a conversation(...)

Dealing With Disappointment

Sermon for May 19th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 4- Dealing With Disappointment    Today we see the disciples out doing their day job, fishing. Jesus shows up again after a long night of catching no fish. Jesus tells(...)

Dismantling Our Doubt

Sermon for May 12th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 3- Dismantling Our Doubt   Today we see the disciple who gets the wonderful nickname that has unfortunately stuck to him; Doubting Thomas. Doubt is normal. But every doubt is(...)

Forsaking Our Fears

Sermon for May 5th, 2019 Beyond the Tomb During this series we want to look at the appearances Jesus made to people after the resurrection. We will find that even today we experience some of the same emotions and feelings. Because Jesus rose from the dead our eternity has been changed. Every day we can be reminded that the story is never over, and Jesus has something to say about our lives. Week 2- Forsaking Our Fears The disciples are hiding behind a locked door in fear for their lives. If they crucified Jesus, what will they do to his followers? Fear(...)