We Are At War : Flesh Vs Spirit

Dec 24, 2023  Eric Howell — As the birth of Jesus Christ is being celebrated across the world,  our discussion this morning will focus on Christians’ battle between the desires of the flesh versus the desires of the spirit.  God our Father, His Son Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit have provided us with the instructions to overcome the battle between our flesh and our spirit.   We thank God for the birth of Jesus and the example He set for us, in dealing with these challenges.

Our God has Remembered Us: Christmas 2023

Dec 17, 2023  Elisha Freeman — The birth of Jesus is paramount to the Biblical narrative. If there is no virgin birth, then there is no life, death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus. In our text this morning, the Apostle Paul via inspiration of the Holy Spirit, will remind us that the birth of Jesus happened at the right time and was for the right reason.

In the Meantime: Making the Most of Opportunities

Dec 03, 2023 Elisha Freeman — The Bible teaches that life right now is in between two major events, the birth of Jesus (that has already happened) and the return of Jesus. So while we wait for His return, what are we to be doing? This morning we will look at 3 parables Jesus tells in succession to help us realize the importance of seeing and acting on opportunities while we wait in the meantime.

Thankful in All Circumstances

Nov 19, 2023  Elisha Freeman — Thanksgiving is a great time of year as we gather with family to celebrate each other and give thanks to God. However, many of us can struggle to have a heart of gratitude due to circumstances. When this struggle for gratitude appears, what can be said, done, and remembered that will help us have thankfulness for who is with us and for what we have? We will explore these questions this morning.

Living the Word: The Satisfied Soul

Nov 05, 2023 Elisha Freeman — If asked, ‘What is the key to happiness and joy?’ What would your answer be? The Bible lifts up two attitudes for our consideration: thanksgiving and contentment. This morning we are going to examine the attitude of contentment (also known as satisfy in the OT. This attitude is one that God desires us to cultivate and promote in ourselves and in others.

Confident to the End

Oct 29, 2023  Elisha Freeman — Our series from 1 John entitled ‘Confidence’ comes to an end this morning. There are so many circumstances inside and out that, if we allow, can shake our confidence. The Apostle John  knowing this writes several ways for our faith to be empowered to endure all that comes our way and at the end, allows us to meet Jesus with confidence.