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.

The Shepherd King

Jul 30, 2023 — Scott Woolens  — In today’s lesson, we’ll explore the life of David, son of Jesse, a major character in the story of God’s chosen people, Israel. He was a good king but not a perfect one.  His life is full of heroic conquests and tragic misdirections and yet he points the way to a faith that will not let go of the God of Israel because the God of Israel will not let go of him.

More Than Conquerors Because of God’s Love

Aug 14, 2022 — Elisha Freeman  One commentator approached Romans 8:31-39 with these words, ‘[This section] demands reflection and not interpretation.’ In one of the most joyful conclusions of any chapter in the Bible, God’s goes to great lengths to remind us of the depth, width, and height of His love for us. Today, we will reflect on this.

More Than Conquerors over Suffering

Jul 17, 2022 — Elisha Freeman  Tim Keller is quoted as saying ‘[Suffering] enables us to learn a very valuable lesson and that is: You don’t realize that Jesus is all you need until you know that Jesus is all you have.’ Suffering is one of the most complex and uncomfortable realities in this life. It affects everyone no matter how hard we plan and work to prevent it. When it arrives at our door step, how is the Christian to respond? We seek to answer this question and more this morning.