Sermon Series

Our 2019 Theme:

“Faithful Christ Followers!”

 To watch any of the sermons below on our YouTube channel, click here.

 

The Beatitudes – Living the Blessed Life

  • Sept. 15 – “The Riches of Being Poor”  (Matthew 5:1-3)
  • Sept. 22 – “The Comfort of Caring”  (Matthew 5:4)
  • Sept. 29 – “The Power of Being A Controlled Person” (Matthew 5:5)
  • Oct.  6  – “The Fullness of Being Hungry” (Matthew 5:6)
  • Oct. 13 – “The Blessing of Being Merciful” (Matthew 5:7)
  • Oct. 20 – “Blessed Are the Pure in Heart” (Matthew 5:8)
  • Nov. 10 – “The Blessing of Being Peacemakers” (Matthew 5:9)
  • Nov. 17 – “The Privilege of Persecution” (Matthew 5:10-12)

 

November 3, 2019 – Friend Day

 

October 27, 2019

 

September 8, 2019

 

September 1, 2019

 

Fantastic Faith (Summer Series from Hebrews 11)

  • June 9   – “Foundational Faith”  (Hebrews 11:1-6)
  • June 16 – “Characteristics of Faith”  (Hebrews 11:1-6)
  • July  7  – “Noah’s Faith & Ours”   (Hebrews 11:4-7)
  • July 14 – “The Faith of Abraham”  (Hebrews 11:8-16)
  • Aug. 4  – “Faith: Tested & Triumphant”  (Hebrews 11:17-19)
  • Aug. 18 – “Moses: Decision-Making By Faith”  (Hebrews 11:23-29)
  • Aug. 25 – “Faith is Faithfulness”  (Hebrews 11:30-40)

 

August 11, 2019

 

July 28, 2019

 

July 21, 2019

 

Faith Works! (Summer Series from James)

  • June 23   – “Doers of the Word”  (James 1:16-27)
  • June 30   – “Powerful & Effective Prayer”  (James 5:13-20)

 

The Christian’s Family

  • Apr. 28 – “The Christian’s Marriage”  (Matthew 22:1-14)
  • May  5  – “Making a Christian Marriage”  (Ephesians 5:21-33)
  • May 12 – “Mothers Build Homes”   (1 Samuel 1:1-20)  – Mother’s Day
  • May 19 – “Everlasting Love”  (1 Corinthians 13:4-7)
  • May 26 – “Everlasting Love , Pt. 2”  (1 Corinthians 13:5-7)
  • June  2 – “Honouring Our Seniors”  (Leviticus 19:32)

 

Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019

 

Jesus’ Words From the Cross

  • Mar. 10 – “Father, Forgive Them”  (Luke 23:33-38)
  • Mar. 17 –  “Woman, Behold Your Son”  (John 19:23-29)
  • Mar. 24 –  “Today You’ll Be With Me In Paradise”  (Luke 23:35-43)
  • Mar. 31 –  “Why Have You Forsaken Me?” (Matthew 27:45-46)
  • April  7  – “I Am Thirsty” (John 19:28-30)
  • April 19 – “It is Finished” (John 19:30). Good Friday

 

 

March 3, 2019

 

February 24, 2019

 

God’s Laws for Life

  • Jan. 20 – “God’s Timing and My Time” (Ecclesiastes 3:1-11)
  • Jan. 27 – “Laws That Affect Your Life” (Luke 6:38)
  • Feb.  3 –  “What is a Faithful Christian?” (Matthew 25:14-30)
  • Feb. 10 – “Five Follies of a Foolish Farmer” (Luke 12:16-21)
  • Feb. 17  – “Receivers and Contributors” (Acts 3:1-10)

 

January 13, 2019

 

January 6, 2019 – 2019 Theme Revealing

 

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Our 2018 Theme:

“Revival, Rejoicing & Reaching Out!”

 To watch any of the sermons below on our YouTube channel, click here.

 

December 30, 2018

 

Worshipping Christ at Christmas!

  • Dec. 16 – “Walking to Christ at Christmas” (Matthew 2:1-12)
  • Dec. 23 – “Waiting On Christ at Christmas” (Luke 2:22-38)

 

I Need It.  God Supplies It!

  • Nov.  4 – “What I Really Need is Friendship” (Friend Day)
  • Nov. 11 – “What I Really Need is Appreciation” (Psalm 8)
  • Nov. 18 – “What I Really Need is Understanding” (James 1:9)
  • Nov. 26 – “What I Really Need is a Purpose” (Matthew 28)
  • Dec.  2  – “What I Really Need is Security” (Matthew 6:25-34)
  • Dec.  9  – “What I Really Need is Spiritual Growth” (Hebrews 5:14-6:1)

 

40 Days in the Word

  • Sept. 16 – “Building My Life on the Bible” (40 Days Introduction)
  • Sept. 23 – “Why I Can Trust the Bible” (Inspiration)
  • Sept. 30 – “How the Bible Changes Us” (Foundation)
  • Oct.   7 – “Seeing What God Wants Me to See” (Illumination)
  • Oct. 14 – “How to Study a Bible Passage” (Interpretation)
  • Oct. 21 – “Understanding the Meaning of a Text” (Integration)
  • Oct. 28 – “Integrating God’s Word into My Life” (Application)

 

September 9, 2018

 

The Questions God Asks

  • August 26 – “What are you doing here?” (1 Kings 19:1-18)
  • September 2 – “What is that in your hand?” (Exodus 4:1-17)

 

Learning From the Life of David!

  • July  8  – “Learning What’s Important to God” (1 Samuel 16:1-13)
  • July 15 – “Learning To Deal with Giants”  (1 Samuel 17:1-49)
  • July 22 – “Learning To Love Difficult People”  (1 Samuel 24:1-22)
  • Aug. 12 – “Learning The True Source of Contentment”  (Psalm 23)
  • Aug. 19“Learning The Deceitfulness of Sin”  (2 Samuel 11,12)
  • Nov.  4 – “Learning to Be a True Friend”  Friend Day! (1 Samuel 18)

 

Beyond Healing

 

Love Your Neighbour!

 

BOLD!

  • June 24 – “Bold Faith” (Acts 4)
  • July  1   – “Bold Obedience” (Acts 5)

 

Focus on the Family

  • May 6   – “What Parents Owe Their Children” (Psalm 128:1-4)
  • May 13  – “What Children Owe Their Parents” (Psalm 127:3)
  • May 20 – “Things to Consider Before Saying ‘I Do'” (Proverbs 24:3-6)
  • May 27 – “Things to Consider Before Saying ‘I Quit’ pt 1” (Ecclesiastes 5:4)
  • June 3  – “Things to Consider Before Saying ‘I Quit’ pt 2” (Matthew 19:9)
  • June 10 – “The Marriage That Goes the Distance” (Ephesians 5:25; Philippians 2:1-5)
  • June 17 – “Secrets of a Winning Dad” (1 Thessalonians 2:10-12)

 

Prayer Warriors

  • April 8   – “Advancing On Our Knees” (Matthew 6:16-18)
  • April 15  – “Conditions Needed for Answered Prayer” (1 Peter 3)
  • April 22 – “The Pattern for Prayer” (Luke 11:1-13)
  • April 29 – “Steps to Answered Prayer “ (Jeremiah 32,33)

 

Easter Sunday 2018

 

Moving Forward!

  • March 4   – “Follow Me” (Luke 9:57-62)
  • March 11  – “Discovering My Spiritual Gifts” (1 Timothy 4:11-16)
  • March 18 – “Sharing My Faith” (Acts 6 & 8)
  • March 25 – “Ministry in Motown”

 

Revival @ Parkwood Gardens

  • Jan.  7   – “Revival and Deliverance” (Joel 2:12-32)
  • Jan. 14  – “Revival and Obedience” (John 2:1-11)
  • Jan. 21  – “Results of Revival” (Matthew 5)
  • Jan. 28 – “Revival & Relationships” (2 Samuel 12:1-7,13; Luke 6:38)
  • Feb.  4   – “Revival & Humility” (2 Chronicles 34:1-33)
  • Feb. 11  – “Revival & Consecration” (1 Samuel 7:3-13)
  • Feb. 18  – “Revival & Rejoicing” (Nehemiah 8:1-18)
  • Feb. 25  – “Vision, Vessels & Victory” (2 Kings 4:1-7)

 

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Our 2017 Theme:

“Building On God’s Foundation!”

Appreciating Our Jewish Roots

 To watch any of the sermons below on our YouTube channel, click here.

 

 The Tent of Meeting

  • Oct.  8  – “An Introduction to the Tabernacle” (Exodus 29)
  • Oct. 15 – “The Structure of the Tabernacle” (Exodus 25-27)
  • Oct. 22 – “The Bronze Altar” (Exodus 27:1-8)
  • Oct. 29 – “The Bronze Basin/Laver” (Exodus 30:18, 38:8)
  • Nov.  5 – “The Golden Lampstand” (Exodus 30:18, 38:8)
  • Nov. 12 – “The Table of Presence Bread” (Exodus 30:18, 38:8)
  • Nov. 19 – “The Altar of Incense” (Exodus 30:18, 38:8)
  • Nov. 26 – “The Ark of the Covenant” (Exodus 25:10-22)
  • Dec.  3  –  “The Mercy Seat of God” (Exodus 25:10-22)
  • Dec. 10  – “The High Priest” (Exodus 28:1-5)

 

The Fall Feast Days

  • Sept. 10 – “The Fall Feast Days” (Leviticus 23:23-44)
  • Sept. 17 – “The Feast of Trumpets” (Leviticus 23:23-25)
  • Sept. 24 – “The Day of Atonement” (Leviticus 23:26-32)
  • Oct.   1   – “The Feast of Tabernacles” (Leviticus 23:33-44)

 

Deep & Wide – Growing in Christ Daily

 

Freedom in Christ!  A Study in Galatians

  • July 9 – “Freedom! Galatians Intro” (Galatians 2:11-14)
  • July 23 – “Freedom! The Purpose of the Law” (Galatians 3:19-25)
  • Aug. 13 – “A Response to Freedom” (Galatians 2:20-21)
  • Aug. 20 – “The Power For Freedom” (Galatians 3:1-14)
  • Aug. 27 – “The Proof of Freedom – Serving!” (Galatians 5:1-14)

 

When My Heart is Overwhelmed

  • June 25 – “Trusting God’s Word” (Psalm 61)
  • July  2   –  “Trusting God’s Way” (Psalm 62)

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Jesus is Greater… (Hebrews)

  • April 23 – “Than Angels” (Hebrews 1)
  • April 30 – “Than Mankind” (Hebrews 2)
  • May  7   – “Than Moses” (Hebrews 3)
  • May 14 – “Than the Sabbath” (Hebrews 4)
  • May 21 – “Than the High Priest” (Hebrews 5)
  • May 28 – “Than Any Other Sacrifice” (Hebrews 10)
  • June 11 – “Therefore, Let Us…” (Hebrews 6 – 13)

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The Feast Days of the Lord

  • March 26 – “God’s Calendar: The Feasts of the Lord” (Leviticus 23:1-48)
  • April  2  – “The Feast of Passover” (Leviticus 23:4-8)
  • April  9  – “The Feast of Unleavened Bread” (Leviticus 23:4-8)
  • April 16“The Feast of First Fruits”Easter (Leviticus 23:9-14)
  • June  4  – “The Feast of Weeks” – Pentecost! (Leviticus 23:15-21, Acts 2)

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Created to Be Connected

  • March 5 –  “Life’s Too Short to Play It Safe” – Youth Worship Service
  • March 12 – “Created to Be Connected…To God” (John 15:1-8)
  • March 19 – “Created to Be Connected…To Each Other” (John 15:9-17)

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 Prophecies of the Messiah

  • February  5 –  “The Prophecies of His Lineage” (Isaiah 53:1-10)
  • February 12 – “The Prophecies of His Life” (Luke 24:44-47)
  • February 19 – “The Prophecies of His Suffering and Death” (Matthew 26:53)
  • February 26 – “The Prophecies of His Return” (Matthew 24:15-35)  

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Impressed Upon Your Hearts

All people, in all ways, always loving God!

  • January 15 – “The Shema” (Deuteronomy 6:1-9)
  • January 22 – “The Impression” (Deuteronomy 6:1-9,12)
  • January 29 – “Remembering Our God” (Deuteronomy 6:1-9)

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2017 Theme Introduction

  • Jan.  8  – Theme Intro: “Our Jewish Roots” (Romans 11:13-24)

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Our 2016 Theme:

“Discover Jesus!”

A Journey Through the Gospel of Luke

 

Christmas 2016

Jesus came to show us God and save us.

  • Dec. 11 – “The Angelic Announcements (Luke 1:5-80)
  • Dec. 18 – “The Miraculous Birth (Luke 2:1-20)
  • Dec. 24 – “Gloria: Hope is Born!” Christmas Eve Choir

Jesus: Our Atoning Saviour

Jesus came to pay the price for our sins.

  • Oct. 30 – “We Affirm His Identity (Luke 20-1-26)
  • Nov.  6  – “We Submit to His Authority” (Luke 20:1-47)
  • Nov. 13 – “We Celebrate His Covenant” (Luke 22:1-13)
  • Nov. 20 – “We Share His Resolve” (Luke 22:63-23:25)
  • Nov. 27 – “We Trust His Sacrifice” (Luke 23:26-48)
  • Dec.  4  – “Is the Resurrection Nonsense?” (Luke 24:1-12)

Jesus: The Great Transformer

Jesus wants us to be all that He intended for us to be

  • Oct.  9 – “From Riches to Rags (Luke 18:19-27)
  • Oct. 16 – “From Dark to Light” (Luke 18:35-43)
  • Oct. 23 – “From Here to Eternity” (Luke 19:1-10)

Jesus: Ruler of My Personality

Jesus teaches us what His people should be

  • Aug.  28 – “Be Selfless” (Luke 16:19-31)
  • Sept.  4 – “Be Sensible” (Luke 17:1-19)
  • Sept. 11 – “Be Hopeful” (Luke 17:20-37)
  • Sept. 18 – “Be Persistent” (Luke 18:1-8)
  • Sept. 25 – “Be Sincere” (Luke 18:9-14)
  • Oct.   2  – “Be Innocent” (Luke 18:15-17)

Jesus: Head of the Church

Jesus teaches us what His church is to be

  • July 17 – “A Place Where Needs Are Met” (Luke 13:10-17)
  • July 24 – “A Place Where People Count” (Luke 13:18-30)
  • July 31 – “A Place Where the Humble are Exalted” (Luke 14:1-14)
  • Aug.  7 – “A Place Where The Empty are Filled” (Luke 14:15-24)
  • Aug. 14 – “A Place Where Privilege Brings Responsibility” (Luke 14:25-35)
  • Aug. 21 – “A Place Where Lost People Matter” (Luke 15:1-24)

Jesus: Lord of All

Jesus wants to be Lord of every area of our lives

  • May 15 – “Lord of Life” (Luke 9:18-26)
  • May 22 – “Lord of Attitudes”  (Luke 9:46-62)
  • May 29 – “Lord of Relationships” (Luke 10:25-37)
  • June 5  – “Lord of Relationships” (Luke 10:25-37)
  • June 12 – “Lord of Priorities” (Luke 10:1-24 & 38-42)
  • June 19 – “Lord of Our Prayers” (Luke 11:1-13)
  • June 26 – “Lord of Our Motives” (Luke 11:14-54)
  • July  3  – “Lord of Our Possessions” (Luke 12:13-21)
  • July 10 – “Lord of Our Anxieties” (Luke 12:22-34)

“Jesus: Compassionate Friend!” 

Jesus is the Friend Each of Us Needs

  • Mar. 13 – “Friend of the Faithful” (Luke 7:1-10)
  • April  3 – “Friend of the Hurting” (Luke 7:11-17)
  • April 10 – “Friend of the Doubting” (Luke 7:18-35)
  • April 17 – “Friend of the Sinner” (Luke 7:36-50)
  • April 24 – “Friend of the Lost” (Luke 8:1-15)
  • May  1  – “Friend of the Addicted” (Luke 8:26-39)
  • May  8  – “Friend of the Desperate” (Luke 8:40-56)

Passion Week 2016

  • March 20 – “He is the King!” (Luke 19:11-44) – Palm Sunday
  • March 25 – “The Sacrifice”  (Luke 23:26-56)  – Good Friday
  • March 27 – “Empty Promises” (Luke 24:1-12) – Easter Sunday

“Jesus: The Dynamic Leader!” 

Jesus is the Leader the World Needs

  • Jan. 31 – “His Flawless Character” (Luke 4:1-13)
  • Feb.  7  – “His Striking Confidence” (Luke 4:14-32)
  • Feb. 14 – “His Impressive Credentials” (Luke 4:33-5:11)
  • Feb. 21 – “His Tender Compassion” (Luke 5:12-32)
  • Feb. 28 – “His Inspiring Courage” (Luke 5:33-6:11)
  • Mar.  6 – “His Clear Communication” (Luke 6:17-49)

“Jesus’ Preparation For Ministry!” 

The story of Jesus before His ministry begins

  • Jan.  3  – “Jesus Preincarnate” (Luke 1:26-55)
  • Jan. 10 – “An Overvew of the Gospel of Luke”
  • Jan. 17 – “The Road to Maturity” (Luke 2:21-52)
  • Jan. 24 – “The Preparation for Ministry” (Luke 3:1-23)

 

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Our 2015 Theme:  

“Sharing the Story!”

Fulfilling the Great Commandment & Great Commision

Sermons after November 15, 2015 are on YouTube here.

 

“Songs of Christmas!” 

Discovering right responses to the greatest gift ever given

  • Nov. 29 – “A Song of Praise – Mary’s Song” (Luke 1:26-55)
  • Dec.  6  – “A Song of Thanksgiving – Zechariah’s Song” (Luke 1:57-79)
  • Dec. 13 – “A Song of Joy – Simeon’s Song”  (Luke 2:25-35)
  • Dec. 20 – “A Song of Salvation – The Angel’s Song”  (Luke 2:8-14)

 

“This Is Love!”    – Pastor Mike Mackneer

Exploring the Love of God that We Can Know, Grow and Show

  • Nov.  8  – “Knowing God’s Love”  (1 John 2:1-6; 4:7-12)
  • Nov. 15 – “Growing God’s Love”  (1 John)
  • Nov. 22 – “Showing God’s Love”  (1 John)

 

“God’s Doing It Again!” 

Looking At God’s Blessings in the Past and Ahead in the Future

  • Sep. 20 – “God’s Doing It Again…And He Gets All the Praise”  (Luke 17:11-19)
  • Oct.  4 –  “God’s Doing It Again…My Family Sees It” (Deuteronomy 6:1-9)
  • Oct. 11 – God’s Doing It Again…Thousands Will Know It” (The Book of Acts)
  • Oct. 18 – God’s Doing It Again…The Devil Can’t Stop It” (Matt. 16:13-18)
  • Oct. 25 – God’s Doing It Again…I Get to Have a Part” (Matt. 6:30-44)

 

“You Asked For It! 2015” 

Answering Your Questions About Theology and the Christian Life

  • May 31 – “Can I Be Continually Forgiven for the Same Sin?”  (Romans 6:1-23)
  • June  7 – “What Is The Trinity?”  (Matthew 3:13-17, Luke 10:27, Matt. 5:38-48)
  • June 14 – “How Should a Christian Handle Conflict?”  (Revelation 2:2-5)
  • June 21 – “Why Do Kids Raised in a Christian Home Stray Away?”
  • June 28 – “How Can I Get More Faith?” (Hebrews 11, Matthew 14)
  • July  5  – “Why Are My Prayers Unanswered?”  (Psalm 66:18)
  • July 12 – “How Can I Glorify God in My Job?”  (1 Corinthians 10:31)
  • July 19 – “How Can I Live a Life Worthy of the Gospel?”  (Philippians 1:27-30)
  • July 26 – “How Can I Quench My Spiritual Thirst?”  (Isaiah 55)
  • Aug.  2 – “Justice & the Rich, Young Ruler”  (Mark 10:17-27)
  • Aug.  9 – “Why Does God Allow Suffering?” (I Peter 4:12)
  • Aug. 16 – “Who Are ‘The Least of These’?”  (Matthew 18:10-14)
  • Aug. 23 – Is Hell A Place of Torture?” (Matthew 13:47-51)
  • Aug. 30 – “How Can I Have a Life WITH God?”  (Genesis 2-3, Luke 15:11-32)
  • Sept.  6 – “What Does The Bible Teach about Pornography?”
  • Sept. 13 – “Is God Really in Control?”  (Matthew 6:10)

 

“The Story!” 

The Bible in One Continuing Story of God and His People

  • Jan. 11 – “The King Who Had It All”  (1 Kings 1-8, 10-11, 2 Chronicles 5-7, Proverbs 1-3, 6, 20-21)
  • Jan. 18 – “A Kingdom Torn in Two” (My Way or the High Way)  (1 Kings 12-16)
  • Jan. 25 – “God’s Messengers”  (1 Kings 17-19, 2 Kings 2, 4, 6, Hosea 4-5, 8-9, 14, Amos 1, 3-5, 9)
  • Feb.  1 – “The Beginning of the End”  (2 Kings 17-19, Isaiah 3, 6, 13-14, 49, 53)
  • Feb.  8 – “The Kingdom’s Fall”  (2 Kgs 21,23-25, 2 Chron. 33,36, Jer. 1-2,4-5,13,21, Lam. 1-3,5, Ezek. 1-2,6-7,36-37)
  • Feb. 15 – “Daniel in Exile”  (Daniel 1-4, 6, Jeremiah 29-31)
  • Feb. 22 – “The Return Home”  (Ezra 1-6, Haggai 1-2, Zechariah 1, 8)
  • Mar.  1 – “The Queen of Beauty and Courage”  (Esther 1-9)
  • Mar.  8 – “Rebuilding the Walls”  (Ezra 7, Nehemiah 1-2, 4, 6-8, Malachi 1-4)
  • Mar. 15 – “The Birth of the King”  (Matthew 1-2; Luke 1-2; John 1)
  • Mar. 22 – “Jesus’ Ministry Begins  (Matthew 3-4; 11; Mark 1-3; Luke 8; John 1-4)
  • Mar. 29 – “No Ordinary Man”  (Matthew 5-7; 9; 14; Mark 4-6; Luke 10; 15; John 6)
  • April  5 –  EASTER SUNDAY  (Matthew 27-28; Mark 16; Luke 24; John 19-21;  1 Cor. 15)
  • April 12 – “Jesus the Son of God”  (Matthew 17; 21; Mark 8-12; 14; Luke 9;22; John 7-8; 11-12)
  • April 19 – “The Hour of Darkness”  (Matthew 26-27; Mark 14-15; Luke 22-23; John 13-14; 16-19)
  • April 26 – “The Resurrection”  (Matthew 27-28; Mark 16; Luke 24; John 19-21)
  • May  3  – “New Beginnings”  (Acts 1-10; 12)
  • May 10 – “Paul’s Mission”  (Acts 13-14;16-20; Rom. 1;3-6;8;12;15; 1 Cor. 1;3;5-6; 10; 12-13;15;16; Gal. 1;3;5-6; 1 Thess. 1-5)
  • May 17 – “Paul’s Final Days”  (Acts 20-23; 27-28; Ephesians 1-6; 2 Timothy 1-4)
  • May 24 – “The End of Time”  (Revelation 1-5; 19-22)

 

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Our 2014 Theme: 

“Sharing the Story!”

Fulfilling the Great Commandment & Great Commission

 

“Christmas 2014” 

God’s Story Comes and Joins Our Story 

  • Dec.  7 – “Jesus’ Story and Us”  (Acts 1:8; Luke 2:20)
  • Dec. 14 – “The Gift God Offers”  (Colossians 1:19-29)
  • Dec. 21 – “A Gift for All People” (Luke 2:8-20)                 – Christmas Sunday
  • Dec. 28 – “Our Stories and Jesus”  (Luke 10:29-37, Acts 1:8)

 

“The Story!” 

The Bible in One Continuing Story of God and His People

  • Sep.  7  – “The Greatest Story Ever Told”  (Luke 24:13-31)
  • Sep. 14 – “Creation: The Beginning of Life As We Know It”  (Genesis 1-4,6-9)
  • Sep. 21 – “Abraham: God Builds a Nation”  (Genesis 12-36, Romans 4, Hebrews 8)
  • Sep. 28 – “Joseph: From Slave to Deputy Pharaoh”  (Genesis 37-50)
  • Oct.  5 – “Deliverance! Moses”  (Exodus 1-7, 10-17)
  • Oct. 12 – “New Commands & a New Covenant”  (Exodus 19-20, 24-25, 32-34, 40)
  • Oct. 19 – “Wandering”  (Numbers 10-27, Deuteronomy 1-9, 29-34)
  • Oct. 26 – “The Battle Begins”  (Joshua 1-2, 6-11, 23-24)
  • Nov.  2 – “A Few Good Men… and Women”  (Judges 2-4, 6-8, 13-16)
  • Nov.  9 – “The Faith of a Foreign Woman”  (Ruth 1-4)
  • Nov. 16 – “Standing Tall, Falling Hard”  (1 Samuel 1-4, 8-13, 15)
  • Nov. 23 – “From Shepherd to King”  (1 Sam. 16-31, 2 Sam. 6,22, 1 Chron. 17, Psalm 59)
  • Nov. 30 – “The Trials of a King”  (2 Sam. 11-12,18-18, 1 Chron. 22,29, Psalms 23,32,51)

 

“Go The Extra Mile – Incarnate!” 

Living the Life and Love of God in My Life

  • June 29 – “Go The Extra Mile”  (Luke 10:27, Matt. 5:38-48)
  • Aug.  3  – “THE Incarnation of Jesus” (Phil. 2:5-11, Col. 2:9)
  • Aug. 17 –  “Incarnating at Work & Leisure” (Col. 3:15-25, Gal. 2:20)
  • Aug. 24 –  “Incarnating with Them” (2 Cor. 5:14-18)
  • Aug. 31 –  “Incarnate Here” (John 1:14)

 

“Dealing With Feelings!” 

Finding God’s help with life’s emotions

  • June  1  – “When I’m Overwhelmed”  (Matthew 11:28, 6:25-27)
  • June  8  – “When I’m Feeling Depressed”  (1 Kings 19:4, 2 Cor. 12:9)
  • June 15 – “When I’m Resentful”  (Job 5:2, James 3:16)
  • June 22 – “When I’m Worried”  (Phil. 4:6, Mt. 8:23,24)
  • July  6  – “When I Feel Regret”  (Psalm 38:4-8, 32:5)
  • July 13 – “When I Feel Disappointment”  (Exodus 15:22-27)
  • July 20 – “When I Feel Guilt”  (Matthew 26:31-75)
  • Aug. 10 – “When I Feel Discouraged”  (Nehemiah 4:1-14)

 

“Making a Difference With My Life!” 

Living out the qualities necessary to be a difference-maker

  • May  4  – “It Begins With Commitment”  (2 Chron. 16:9, Psalm 37:5)
  • May 11 – “Living With Integrity”  (Proverbs 3:22,  20:7)
  • May 18 – “Developing a Passion for Life”  (Mark 12:30,31, Romans 12:11)
  • May 25 – “Courage to Make a Difference”  (John 16:33, 1 Cor 15:16)

 

“Blessed to Be a Blessing!” 

Learning how to be blessed and to be a blessing

  • March 30 – “Living a Blessed Life”  (Mark 10:13-16)
  • April  6  – “How to Bless Others With Words”  (Proverbs 11:11, 18:21)
  • April 13 – “How to Bless Others With Prayer”  (Acts 12:1-5, James 5:6)
  • April 27 – “Blessing By Investing in People”  (Matthew 6:19,20, Luke 14:12-14)

 

“KidStuff and the Kingdom of God!” – Jim Tice

The simplicity of faith to live in God’s Kingdom 

  • Jan.  12 – “Faith Like a Child”  (Mark 10:13-16)
  • March 2 – “Childlike Trust” (Proverbs 3:5)
  • March 9 – “Me Do It!” (1 Peter 4:10)
  • March 16 – “Sticky Fingerprints” (Joel 1:3)
  • March 23 – “Show and Tell” (1 Peter 2:9-10)

 

“Our Shared Core Values!” 

Sharing the Story of Our Core Values

  • Jan. 19 – “Our Inspiring Heritage” (1 Corinthians 10:1-11)
  • Jan. 26 – “Passion for God” (Deuteronomy 6:5, Psalm 42:1,2)
  • Feb.  2 – “Love for Neighbours” (Isaiah 1:17, Micah 6:8)
  • Feb.  9 – “Unity in Diversity” (1 Corinthians 12:11-13, John 17:22-24)
  • Feb. 16 – “God’s Word for Direction” (Joshua 1:8, 2 Timothy 2:15)
  • Feb. 23 – “Transformation for All” (Matthew 9:37, Matthew 28:18-20)

 

January 12, 2014

“Faith Like a Child” (Mark 10:13-16 and Romans 8:15)

 

January 5, 2014 

“State of the Church Address + 2014 Theme Introduction”

 

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Our 2013 Theme:  

“Unleashing The Church!”

Fulfilling the Great Commandment & Great Commission

 

“Understanding God’s Healing!” 

Exploring the Bible’s Teaching on Healing 

  • Nov. 17 – “God and My Healing” (Luke 4:16-21)
  • Nov. 24 – “Jesus, the People Person” (Read Matthew 9)
  • Dec.  1  – “Why Am I Sick, Lord?” (John 9:1-7)
  • Dec.  8 – “God’s Strategy for Victory” (Deuteronomy 7:17-26)

 

“Community!” 

Fulfilling God’s Purposes for Us Through Community

  • Sept.  8  – “Better Together” Preview (1 Corinthians 12:27)
  • Sept. 15 – “Why We Need Each Other” (Romans 12:5)
  • Sept. 22 – “Reaching Out Together” (Philippians 1:27, 1:5)
  • Sept. 29 – “What Destroys and What Builds Relationships?” (Rom. 12:5, Phil. 2:4)
  • Oct.  6   – “How We Help Each Other Grow” (Romans 8:29, 1 Thessalonians 5:11)
  • Oct. 13  – “Serving Together” (Philippians 2:2, 1 Corinthians 3:9)
  • Oct. 20  – “Living a Generous Life” (Acts 4:32, Luke 16:9)
  • Oct. 27  – “What We Have Learned?” (Deuteronomy 11:2, Hebrews 10:25)

 

“Taking God Seriously!”– Pastor Jim Tice

Examining Biblical and Modern Day Examples of Dedicated Disciples

  • June 30  – “No Compromise” (Matthew 3:1-10)
  • August 11 – “Brothers & Sisters” (Matt. 22:39, John 15:15)
  • August 18 – “Trust and Obey” (Acts 8:26-39, Mark 2:14)
  • August 25 – “You Will Be My Witnesses” (Acts 1:8)
  • Sept.  1  –  “Beloved Ragamuffins” (Romans 5:8, Ephesians 3:18-19)

 

“Total Commitment!”

Ensuring that our Commitment to God is Complete (A Study of Hosea)

  • July  7  – “The Prophet and the Hooker” (Hosea Overview)
  • July 14 – “God, the Jilted Lover” (Hosea 1)
  • July 21 – “God’s Response to Our Adultery”  (Hosea 2)
  • July 28 – “True Love!” (Hosea 3)

 

“Our Children!”

Raising and Relating to Our Children!

  • June  9  – “Loving Our Children” (Romans 12:9-21)
  • June 16 – “Disciplining Our Children” (Proverbs 3:1-12)
  • June 23 – “Educating Our Children”  (Proverbs 22:6)

 

“It’s Not Just a Job!”

Finding Fulfillment and Purpose in my Workplace!

  • May  5  – “Worship at My Work?” (Romans 12:1-11)
  • May 12 – “My Mission at Work” (Acts 20:24)
  • May 19 – “My Ministry at Work” (Colossians 3:23,24)
  • May 26 – “Growing Spiritually at Work” (Romans 8:29)

 

“Unleashing God’s Promises”

Understanding and Activating God’s Promises in Our Lives!

  • Feb. 10 – “Unleashing God’s Promises” (2 Peter 1:1-4)
  • Feb. 17 – “A Promise for Overcoming Worry” (Psalm 37)
  • Feb. 26 – “A Promise for Overcoming Temptation” (1 Corinthians 10:1-13)
  • Mar.  3 – “A Promise for Financial Blessings” (Malachi 3:6-10)
  • Mar. 10 – “A Promise for Protection” (Isaiah 43:1-7)
  • Mar. 17 – “A Promise for Understanding” (Romans 8:28)
  • Mar. 24 – “A Promise for Strength” (Galatians 6:1-10)
  • Mar. 29 – “Lives Surrendered”        Good Friday
  • Mar. 31 – “A Promised Resurrection” (Luke 24:1-12)    Easter
  • April  7  – “A Promise for Salvation” (Revelation 3:20)
  • April 14 – “A Promise for Christ’s Second Coming” (1 Thessalonians)
  • Nov. 10 – “A Promise for Friendship” (John 15:12-17)  Friend Day

 

“Adventures in ChurchLand!” – Pastor Jim Tice

Overcoming the World’s misconceptions about God’s Church.

  • Jan. 20 – “Churchland – Frightening or Wonderful?” (1 Peter 3:15,16)
  • Jan. 27 – “Churchland – Judgmental & Negative or Positive Agent of Change?”
  • Feb.  3  – “Churchland – Controlling Religion or Helping Servants?”
  • April 21 – “Churchland – Protective Fortress or Grace Filled Mission?”
  • April 28 – “Churchland – Church!  What is That?”

 

January 13, 2013

“Bearing Fruit – Fruit That Will Last!” (John 15:1-16)

 

January 6, 2013 – 10 am

“Five-Year Vision Presentation – “Unleashing the Church!”