Grieving Loss

Grief is an inevitable part of our lives; it’s the evidence of how significant a loss is to us. When loss comes, how should we process our grief? What does the Bible say about grieving? In this final sermon in our series, Pastor McCarthy provides us with several key steps we can implement when we … [Read More…] Grieving Loss

No matter what technological advances come, the reality remains that we all face certain death. The inevitability of death urges us to think critically about and look deeply into what God’s Word has to say about it. Where does death come from? What happens to us after we die? How should we grieve the loss of loved ones?

Defeating Death

11/10/2019

Grieving Loss

Larry McCarthy, Jr.

11/03/2019

How Did Jesus Defeat Death?

Eric Targe1 Corinthians 15

10/27/2019

What Happens After You Die?

Michael BestLuke 16:19-31

11/20/2019

Where Does Death Come From?

Michael BestRomans 5:12-17

When you place your faith in Jesus, you not only are forgiven of your sin, but you also receive a whole new identity. What is this new identity? How does it impact how we see ourselves and live every day? In this series we'll discover who we are in Christ and how that changes how we live in this world.

Identity

10/13/2019

Temple of God

Michael Best1 Corinthians 3:10-17

10/06/2019

Slaves of Righteousness

Michael BestRomans 6:15-23

09/29/2019

Ambassadors of Christ

Michael Best2 Corinthians 5:18-21

09/22/2019

Royal Priesthood

Michael Best1 Peter 2:4-9

09/15/2019

New Creation

Michael Best2 Corinthians 5:14-17

09/08/2019

Children of God

Michael Best1 John 3:1

Chances are you know the stories of the main characters of the Bible—people like Abraham, David, and Paul. Yet throughout Scripture we come across the stories of other men and women, many of whom we may not have heard of before. While their names may not be recognizable, their examples of faith and following God are significant.

Unsung Heroes

08/18/2019

Phoebe

Kirk BakerRomans 16:1-2

08/11/2019

Mordecai

Josue ReyesBook of Esther

08/04/2019

Mephibosheth

Nate Brumbaugh2 Samuel 9

07/28/2019

Hosea

Eric TargeHosea

07/21/2019

Gideon

Justin MayJudges 6-7

07/14/2019

Micaiah

Eric Targe1 King 22:10-28

07/07/2019

Abel

Daniel StalkerGenesis 4

These are one-off messages on special topics preached by our pastoral staff or guest speakers.

Single Messages

01/06/2019

Triumph In The Face Of Adversity

Dave PearsonPsalm 199:92 | Psalm 143:10

12/30/2018

The Holy Spirit In Our Lives

Kenny Damara

05/06/2018

The Great Need of the American Church

Steve FarishJoel 2: 12-17

04/29/2018

The Preparation of God’s Mission and Missionary

Kenny DamaraJonah 1-4

04/22/2018

You Will Be My Witnesses

Jerry RootActs 1:8

04/15/2018

Hope in Dark Times

Josue ReyesLamentations 3

01/07/2018

Map It! Setting Priorities God’s Way

Josue ReyesPsalm 37

12/17/2017

Conflict Resolution

Larry McCarthy, Jr.Acts 15:1-5

10/29/2017

Why am I a Christian?

Bill Bertsche

They can creep into our lives slowly over time, and we may not even realize what has happened. If we aren’t careful, any one of us could slide into the sins that marked the Pharisees during Jesus’s day. What’s the danger in sins like hypocrisy, cynicism, legalism, and exclusivity? Why did Jesus speak so strongly against them—and how can we guard against these attitudes in our own hearts?

Seven Woes

06/23/2019

The Damage of Self-Deception

Michael BestMatthew 23:29-32

06/09/2019

Avoiding Contamination

Michael BestMatthew 23:27-28

06/02/2019

Avoiding Contamination

Michael BestMatthew 23:25-28

05/26/2019

Back to the Basics

Dan CameronMatthew 23:23-24

05/19/2019

When Truth Confronts Tradition

Michael BestMatthew 23:16-22

05/05/2019

The Danger of Exclusivity

Michael BestLuke 18:15-17

04/28/2019

Follower or Pharisee?

Michael BestMatthew 23:1-12

Did you know that over a third of Gospels are dedicated to one week of Jesus’ life? It is no exaggeration to say that this week was the most significant week in the history of the world. We'll look at each day in that week, and discover the significance it has on our lives 2,000 years later.

The Final Week

04/14/2019

Celebrate the Passover

Michael BestLuke 22

04/07/2019

Teach at the Temple

Michael BestMark 12

03/31/2019

Explain the Fig Tree

Michael BestMark 11:12-25

03/10/2019

Cleanse the Temple

Michael BestMark 11 and Matthew 21

03/03/2019

Palm Sunday

Michael BestMatthew 21:1-11

During our annual Missions Week, our guest speakers will challenge us to carry the gospel to the ends of the earth.

Breaking New Ground

03/24/2019

Advancing the Gospel in Cities

Oscar LeivaActs 8:1-8

03/17/2019

The Vine And The Branches

Paco AmadorJohn 15

We all have questions. We all wonder. Explore God with us as we investigate the seven most common questions about Christianity and faith.

Explore God

02/24/2019

Can I Know God Personally?

Eric TargeVarious Passages

02/17/2019

Is The Bible Reliable?

John Jelinik1 John 2:18

02/10/2019

Is Jesus really God?

Dan CameronMark 2

02/03/2019

Is Christianity Too Narrow?

Charles ButlerVarious Passages

01/27/2019

Why Does God Allow Pain And Suffering?

Steve FarishRomas 8:28

01/20/2019

Does God Exist?

Josue ReyesVarious Passages

01/13/2019

Does Life Have a Purpose?

Bill BertscheGenesis 1:26-27 | Psalm 139

What legacy did Abraham leave his sons Isaac and Jacob? And what lessons can we learn from their story that impact our lives today? In this series, we’re looking at how faith is a legacy that is passed down from one generation to the next.

Legacy

12/16/2018

A New Name

Michael BestGenesis 35

12/02/2018

Deceit and Disgrace

Michael BestGenesis 34

11/25/2018

Return Of The Brother

Michael BestGenesis 33

11/18/2018

The Great Wrestling Match

Michael BestGenesis 32:22-32

11/11/2018

Shaking in His Sandals

Michael BestGenesis 32:1-21

11/04/2018

Running Away To Home

Michael BestGenesis 30:25-31:55

10/28/2018

The Un-Ideal Family

Michael BestGenesis 29:31-30:24

10/21/2018

An Old Fashioned Love Story

Michael BestGenesis 29:1-30

10/14/2018

Heaven Came Down

Michael BestGenesis 28:10-22

10/07/2018

The Blessing Thief

Michael BestGenesis 27:1-28:9

If we are to avoid spiritual nearsightedness, we must learn to rely on the promises of God.

Promises

06/24/2018

Diligent Waiting

Michael Best2 Peter 3:14-18

06/10/2018

To Be Fulfilled

Michael Best2 Peter 3

06/03/2018

Empty Promises

Michael Best2 Peter 2

05/27/2018

Can I Get A Witness?

Dan Cameron2 Peter 1:16-21

05/20/2018

20/20 Faith

Michael Best2 Peter 1:1-15

As we explore the amazing miracles of Jesus, we'll discover how a miracle working God is the only one who can offer us hope.

Miracles

09/09/2018

When Our Fears Test Our Faith

John JelinikMatthew 14:22-31

09/02/2018

The Blind Do Indeed See

Luke 18:35-43

08/19/2018

The Attributes of God

Larry McCarthy, Jr.John 11

08/12/2018

Christ Our Shepherd

Kenny DamaraMark 6:30-56

08/05/2018

The Boy With An Unclean Spirit

Bob GunterMark 9:14-29

07/29/2018

Total Miracle

Eric TargeLuke 5:17-26

07/22/2018

When Kingdoms Collide

Steve MasonMark 5:1-20

07/15/2018

Blessings Better Than Gold

Eric TargeActs 3

07/08/2018

A Glimpse of His Glory

Josue ReyesJohn 2:1-11

Samson was a unique character in Biblical history. As we study Samson's life, we'll learn more about how his strengths reflect the character of God and impact our relationship with the Almighty.

Samson: Strong

03/18/2018

The Great Fall

Michael BestJudges 16

03/11/2018

What Drives You

Michael BestJudges 15

03/04/2018

Slipping Spirituality

Michael BestJudges 14

02/25/2018

A Savior Is Born

Michael BestJudges 13

In this series, Pastor Charles Butler in teaching from Psalm 23, describing how God is our good shepherd.

Shepherd: God's Provision for My Life

02/18/2018

He Provides For My Home

Charles ButlerPsalm 23

02/11/2018

He Provides For My Victory

Charles ButlerPsalm 23

02/04/2018

He Provides For My Fears

Charles ButlerPsalm 23

01/28/2018

He Provides for My Strength

Charles ButlerPsalm 23

01/21/2018

He Provides For My Strength

Charles ButlerPsalm 23

Pastor Michael Best leads us through the life of Abraham, applying powerful lessons for our lives.

JOURNEY: The Story of Abraham

12/03/2017

Leaving a Legacy

Michael BestGenesis 22-23

11/26/2017

The Hardest Final Exam

Michael BestGenesis 22

10/15/2017

When We Go Our Own Way

Michael Best

10/22/2017

When God Changes Your Name

Michael Best

10/08/2017

Faithful Following

Michael BestGenesis 14:17–15:21

09/24/2017

Daring Faith

Michael BestGenesis 13:14-16

09/17/2017

When Sinning Seems to Make Sense

Michael BestGenesis 19:10-20

09/14/2017

An Unbelievable Promise

Michael Best