Sun, Apr 02, 2023
Duration: 46 mins 47 secs
The letter to the Thessalonians ends with a recital of house rules. He fires off the instructions to conclude this friendly letter to ensure the church remains healthy. These words address leadership, community, perspective, and discernment. These principles are still relevant for healthy churches.
Sun, Aug 06, 2017
Envy is an enemy to gratitude. When we spend more time lamenting what others get rather than what God gives, it spoils our souls. Jesus exposes this tendency in his parable of the Pay Day.
Sun, Nov 06, 2016
Duration: 40 mins 52 secs
One of ten lepers Jesus healed was exceptional. By his gratitude he stood out from the group. This Samaritan outcast returned to Jesus to express his thanks and set a precedent for all who want to experience the full, whole, healed life. Gratitude is essential to following Jesus.
Sun, Jul 31, 2016
Duration: 51 mins 34 secs
David is the foil of Saul. While the first king of Israel was proud, David demonstrated humility. He trusted God, stood in His strength, showed restraint, and practiced gratitude. This sermon gleans lessons on humility from the ruddy king of Israel after God's own heart.
Sun, Jul 03, 2016
Duration: 22 mins 29 secs
Christians should learn a lesson from Nehemiah (and the OT Jewish Calendar) about turning a meal into a feast. Food can be a signal for gratitude, joy, and hope when eaten with the right people in the right way. In fact, Jesus turned regular meals into feasts throughout his ministry. Learn to feast with joy in this short message.