Sermons from January 2018

Our Adversary, The Devil: The Real Enemy

While many seek to deny his existence, the fact remains the devil does exist and he is alive and active in this world today, in particular seeking to carry out his program of attack against God and His people.
[Series] What We Believe
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 1/28/18
[Scripture Reference] Isaiah 14:12-14; Ezekiel 28:11-19
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuaWgEsEFdI

Practical Principles and Final Considerations

A final look at First Samuel with an emphasis on the distinction between Saul and David and personal application to the believer.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons in Opportunity (pt. 30)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 1/28/18
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel (selected texts)
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiT_bp5Ja8E

Is Hell Really a Final, Eternal Destination?

A survey of texts dealing with “hell” demonstrating that 1) it is a place of punishment that is deserved, not a torture chamber and, 2) it is eternal in duration.
[Series] What We Believe
[Speaker] Pastor Gary Freel
[Date] 1/21/18
[Scripture Reference] 2 Peter 2:4; Matt. 5:22, 29, 30; 16:18; Mark 9:44-48; 2 Peter 2:4; Matt. 25:41; Rev. 19:20; 20:10-14; Dan. 12:2
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dohygW0Z5aM

The End of An Era

King Saul died as he lived—dedicated to preserving his own image and self-will rather than honoring the one, true God.
[Series] First Samuel: Lessons In Opportunity (pt. 29)
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 1/21/18
[Scripture Reference] 1 Samuel 31:1-13
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=60_A-fUg0CE

What Matters the Most – The Gospel

The importance of the pure Gospel message—that Jesus died for our sins and rose again according to the Scriptures—and our reception of this by faith alone, is of utmost importance.
[Speaker] Dr. JB Hixson
[Date] 1/14/18
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lPzpB_ncgM

Our Life Preserver

God’s Word is inspired, inerrant, and preserved for the purpose of leading us to eternal life and Christian maturity.
[Speaker] Dr. JB Hixson
[Date] 1/14/18
[Scripture Reference] Psalm 119:105-112
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RUNAtdDmmI

Don‘t Look Back

Like the apostle Paul, we must forget the past and press forward into the future in service for God for His glory.
[Speaker] Pastor Matt Costella
[Date] 1/7/18
[Scripture Reference] Philippians 3:13-14
[Youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQVz4CZWF6I