Sermons from March 2017

The Heavy Hand of God

God’s “heavy hand” will rest on those who say “no” to Him, yet every person has an opportunity to avoid this reality.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt. 4)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 3/26/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 5:1-7:2
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VT3c_cvcoa8

Opportunity from a Good Foundation

Samuel, Hophni, and Phinehas had a similar upbringing but took completely different paths in life. Their attitude toward God made all the difference!
[Series] First Samsuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt 3)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 3/19/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 2:12-3:21
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPE-L29D-40

Ah, the Good Old Days

The days in which we live are the good old days for us. This is the appointed time for each of us to learn and appreciate what it means to live by faith.
[Series] Hebrews
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 3/12/17
[Scripture Reference] Hebrews 11:4-7
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tk3Fod1zHAQ

Opportunity in the Midst of Oppression

A clear contrast existed between Hannah’s approach to distress and the Israelites’ approach. One brought victory and the other brought defeat.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons in Opportunity (pt. 2)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 3/12/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 1:1-18; 1 Samuel 4:1-11
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GxQgBgC9fpQ

Introduction to First Samuel

An overview of the historical context of First Samuel and a survey of the book including its primary theme
[Series] First Samuel – Lessons in Opportunity
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 3/5/17
[Scripture Reference] Various Texts
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fLaATeDRUE