The Writing on the Wall

December 10, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Rebel with a Cause
Verses used: Daniel 5
The Writing on the Wall

Sermon Notes: Letting God speak to us in Daniel 5. Our days are numbered. (Psalm 90:12) How we live our days matter to God. (Is 65-1-3) How we live our days are weighed by God — we are found lacking. (Romans 3:23, 6:23) Our kingdom is temporary. (Mt 6:19-21) Follow up questions from Sunday: Icebreaker:  […]

“It’s All About Me!” – A Lesson in Pride

December 3, 2017
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Speaker: Mike Cranford
Series: Rebel with a Cause
Verses used: Daniel 4; Matt. 16:26
“It’s All About Me!” – A Lesson in Pride

Sermon Notes: 1. Pride deafens us to wise advice. 2. Pride blinds us to our sin. 3. Pride blocks us from the relationships we need. 4. By his grace, for our own good, God may break our pride. Follow up questions from Sunday: Icebreaker: What’s the best Christmas present you can remember receiving as a […]

Rebels and a Fiery Furnace

November 26, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Rebel with a Cause
Verses used: Dan 3:16-18, 24-25, 28
Rebels and a Fiery Furnace

Sermon Notes: Notes: When a Rebel stands for God in the little things, they are better prepared to stand for God in the big things. You make choices and your choices make you. Our God is big enough to rescue us from hard circumstances, but if He chooses not to He is big enough to […]

Rebel and the King’s Dream

November 19, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Rebel with a Cause
Verses used: Dan 2:1-3, 46-49, Acts 4:8-12
Rebel and the King’s Dream

Sermon Notes: 1. In Daniel chapter 1, God sustains his prophet. 2. In Daniel chapter 2, God speaks to the King. In Daniel 2, God speaks to the king that: 3. The God of Israel is the absolute Sovereign ruler of heaven and earth! 4. Sovereignty means God can do what He wants when He […]

Rebel with a Cause

November 13, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Rebel with a Cause
Verses used: 2 Chronicles 36:15-16, Daniel 1:8-9, Jn 17:13-19
Rebel with a Cause

Who was Daniel and his friends? 1. They were teenagers. 2. They were most likely from a Godly home. 3. They came from royalty and privilege. 4. They came from the horrors of war. 5. They were under pressure to leave their God. 6. They were rebels for God in a foreign land. What does […]

Why Do We Need To Tell Others About Jesus?

November 5, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Jonathan Mortiz
Series: Questions
Verses used: Acts 20:17-27; 31-35, Matthew 28:18-20
Why Do We Need To Tell Others About Jesus?

Sermon Notes: 1. We have the most Powerful Message (Acts 20:20, 24, 27 & 32; Romans 1:16) 2. We have the most Powerful God (John 1:1-3; Colossians 1:15-16) 3. We have the Greatest Model and the most Powerful Method (Acts 20:34-35) 4. We have a Command to Obey (Matthew 28:18-20) Follow-up questions from Sunday: Icebreaker: […]

Why Are There So Many Denominations?

October 30, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Questions
Verses used: Jn. 17:20-23, 1 Peter 3:18, 2 Cor. 5:17-21, Eph. 2:8-9
Why Are There So Many Denominations?

The Bible teaches that we are saved by: 1. Jesus’ work on the cross plus nothing! 2. If you add something to what Jesus did on the cross, then you are subtracting from what He accomplished on the cross. Principles of the Reformation: 3. Sola Scriptura: Scripture alone .(2 Tim. 3:14-17) 4. Sola Fide: Faith […]

What about Sex, Alcohol, and Gambling?

October 22, 2017
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Speaker: Mike Cranford
Series: Questions
Verses used: 1 Cor. 9:24-27; 1 Cor. 6:12-20
What about Sex, Alcohol, and Gambling?

The key to the life we really want: Your life has a purpose. (1 Cor. 9:24; 15:32) Your purpose is realized the moment you stand at the finish line.(1 Cor. 9:25) You were built to run. (1 Cor. 9:26-27) Excuses that rob us of life: Excuse #1: I have the right to do whatever I […]

God Never Changes!

October 16, 2017
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Speaker: Mike Cranford
Series: Questions
Verses used: Psa. 139:13-16; 103: 13-14; Mal. 3:6-7; James 1:17; Heb. 13:8; Psa. 86:15
God Never Changes!

Things we need to know about God: 1. The One who made us knows us. (Ps 139:13-16) 2. The One who knows us loves us. (Ps 103:13-14) 3. The One who loves us never changes. (Mal. 3:6-7; Jam. 2:27; Heb. 13:8) Questions from the church: a) Why does the God of the Old Testament (jealous, […]

What Is the Deal With Hell?

October 9, 2017
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Speaker: Pastor Frank Winans
Series: Questions
Verses used: Mt 25:41, 2 Thess 1:6-9, 2 Peter 2:4
What Is the Deal With Hell?

Sermon Notes: 1. Jesus teaches about hell more than any other person in the Scriptures. What is the deal about hell? 2. God prepared hell for the devil and his demons. (Mt 25:41) 3. Jesus describes hell as a place of: * eternal fire (Mt 18:8, 25:41) * eternal punishment (Mt 25:46) * outer darkness […]