I am the Door

Feb 18, 2024   Elisha Freeman — Our passage of Scripture this morning contains one of the more memorable statements made by Jesus concerning life. Jesus came to give abundant life to all who would submit their lives to Him. How is this abundant life accessed? This morning Jesus, in his third ‘I am’ statement, will answer this for us.

Who is Jesus? I am the Bread of Life

Feb 04, 2024  Elisha Freeman — As we move into the month of February, we launch into a  a new sermon series entitled “I am”. This series starts with the question “Who is Jesus?” and will Jesus to answer this question with seven distinct statements all beginning with the phrase ‘I am’. This morning we being with Jesus’ statement “I am the bread of life’.

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.

Living the Word: Major Lessons from Minor Characters

Jul 02, 2023  Elisha Freeman — Our church theme this year is ‘Living the word’. the Bible condenses this theme into one word: faithful. We are to be faithful no matter where we are or where life takes us. Is it possible to be faithful? This morning an obscure man in the time of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel reminds us that it is hard to be faithful but it is possible.

Jesus and His Resurrection: A Good Morning

Apr 09, 2023 — Elisha Freeman  When the resurrected Jesus encountered the woman in the garden, he greeted them with the equivalent of a ‘Good Morning’. After the events of Friday that resulted in Jesus’ death and burial, what made this a good morning? How can it be a good morning when there is so much grief, fear, and uncertainty? Our lesson this morning focus’ on these questions and more so that our faith and hope can be strengthened with the reality of the angel’s words: ‘He is not here, He is risen’.

Jesus and His Gifts

Dec 25, 2022 — Elisha Freeman  Today, millions around the country and the world woke up to presents under the tree. The New Testament writers refer to Jesus and his arrival on earth a “gift” from God. This morning we will take a look at three gifts only Jesus can offer and fulfilled and should we accept them, our lives will be transformed for the better.

He is Alive Easter 2022

Apr 17, 2022  Elisha Freeman — It has been at least two weeks since Jesus has been resurrected and Peter has not had an opportunity to speak with him. Does this mean Jesus is done with Peter? Can Peter return from his denial of Jesus when he was arrested? Does this mean the things that Jesus promised Peter in Matthew 16:15-18 are now going to someone else? Is there any hope for Peter? This morning we will read through the third resurrection appearance to answer our questions.

He is Alive: The Resurrection and the End

Apr 10, 2022 — Elisha Freeman  Most of the recorded sermons found in the Book of Acts focus on the resurrection of Jesus. The resurrection is the bedrock of the Christian faith and the Bible provides evidence that it did happen. What practical implications should the resurrection have on our lives today and for the future? What decisions should we make today? We will seek to answer these and more in this morning’s lesson.

The Incomparable God

Oct 10, 2021 — Elisha Freeman  Israel finds herself being carried off into captivity and exile. Her city is in ruins and despair is setting in. Her sin is deep, her enemies are powerful, and her challenges are great. What is she to do? How is she to respond? Has God lost because Israel is in such disarray? This morning we are examine a pivotal chapter in the Scripture that reignites the heart and mind of God’s people to the wonders of God’s greatness.