Sermons from December 2017

Looking Ahead

A Consideration of the glories and excellencies of heaven, our future eternal home
[Series] What We Believe
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 12/31/17
[Scripture Reference] John 14:1-3; Isa. 6:1-6; Rev. 4:6-11; Phil. 3:20-21
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHmAqnaleAk

When All Seems Out of Control

In the midst of his low point, David turns to God. We see God work providentially to encourage David and prepare him to be the next king.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt. 28)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/31/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 29:1-30:31
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIV2qDRtaZQ

Credentials of the Christ

333 OT prophecies were fulfilled by Christ at His First Advent. Jesus of Nazareth is the only Person in history to be the Lord’s Christ/Messiah
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 12/24/17
[Scripture Reference] Gen. 3:15; Isa. 7:14; et. al.
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlcV1PJAm6w

Good Tidings of Great Joy

The arrival of the Messiah into the world means fear need not control the lives of men and women anymore.
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/24/17
[Scripture Reference] Luke 2:8-16
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XabJSIS4oQs

God Sent Forth His Son

scripture reference -Galatians 4:4; Isa. 7:14; Mt. 1:18ff
Another look at the importance and reality of the Virgin Birth of Christ
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 12/17/17
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9dW0oSmtDs

Life Without God

What happens when we chose to go our own way and seek to live life without God? King Saul found out, and we must learn from his example.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt. 27)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/17/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 28:3-25
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAbLtX-l0jw

“I Can’t Take It Anymore”

David experiences a lapse of faith as he aligns himself with the enemies of Israel and deceives Achish once again.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (Part 27)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/10/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 27:1-28:2
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMQd2lHa05s

A Powerful Influence for Good

A consideration of Abigail’s character and positive influence on the future King of Israel.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt. 25)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/3/17
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 25 and 26
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFyHU03gfAk

The Path of the Wise

The magi’s visit to the Christ child contains many lessons pertaining to wisdom that all believers should consider today.
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 12/3/17
[Scripture Reference] Matthew 2:1-12
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WhEARsBUrno