An Undistracted Faith

Date: July 30th, 2017
Scripture: Luke 10:38-42
Time: 11:00 AM

Life Lesson: An Undistracted faith remains focused on Christ

  • Distractions Steal our Focus
  • Distractions Cause us to miss God Moments
  • Jesus calls us out of Distraction to Him

A Child-like Faith

Date: July 23rd, 2017
Scripture: Matthew 18:1-6
Time: 9:15 AM

We must embrace Jesus as a child. 
Characteristics of a Child-like Faith:
  • Simple Focus
  • Trusting Heart
  • Humble Spirit
Results of a Child-like Faith:
  • Obedience to God
  • Presence of God
  • Kingdom with God

The Lord’s Supper: Forgiveness

Date: March 5th, 2017
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: John 8: 1-11
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: True forgiveness comes from Jesus

  1. We are all guilty and broken
  1. We need forgiveness and freedom from our sins

The Power of Forgiveness

Date: February 26th, 2017
Speaker: Stephen Makcen
Scripture: Psalm 130: 1-8
Time: 11:00 A.M

Life Lesson: True forgiveness comes from the Lord.

3 Realities of Forgiveness:

1) Need for Forgiveness

2) Hope for Forgiveness

3) Result of Forgiveness

3a) Willingness to Trust Gods Word

3b)Hope for final redemption

New Beginnings

Date: January 8th, 2017
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Luke 2:12-19
Time: 9:15 A.M.

What Jesus Brings Us in 2017:

  • New Beginnings
  • New Creation
  • New Life

Guest Speaker of Christian Apologetics

Date: January 1, 2017
Speaker: Dr. Craig Hazen
Time: 9:15 A.M.

The Lord`s Supper

Date: July 17, 2016
Speaker: Michael Carney
Scripture: Bread: Luke 24:30-31 Cup: Luke 22:17-18 and verse 20
Time: 11:00 A.M.

 

Mother’s Day

Date: May 8th, 2016
Speaker: Pastor Michael Carney
Scripture: Esther 4:14
Time: 11:00 A.M.

Mother’s Day: For Such A Time As This

Esther 4:14 – “And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”

Life Lesson: Be careful not to look only for the extraordinary moments so that you don’t miss the wonderful moments right in front of you.

Lessons from a Mother and Pastor’s wife battling Alzheimer’s:

  1. She reads the Bible every night.
  2. She kisses her husband good night.
  3. She quotes scriptures, Hymns, the Lord’s Prayer, and Psalm 23.
  4. She models Purity

 

The big takeaway: Every good habit and choice learned early and practiced faithfully is still with her and those she loves.

Don’t Miss Your Moment

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Easter Sunday: Overcome

Date: March 27th, 2016
Speaker: Pastor Michael Carney
Scripture: John 11:21-24
Time: 11:00 A.M.

Easter Sunday: Overcome

We all Live 2 Lives:

Visible You
Real You

 

The Visible You is the Known You
Based on Image
Changes
Selfish and Secular
Cover Up

 

The Real You is the You that is Known by God
Based on Substance
Certain
Supernatural and Saving
Can’t Be Denied

Life Question:
Which You Will Overcome?

 

The Visible You Is Altered by Sin’s Presence

  • Brokenness
  • Uncertainty
  • Disappointment
  • Separation

 

Then Jesus Shows Up

The Real You Is Redeemed by of The Son’s Presence

  • Repentance
  • Renewal
  • Resurrection
  • Overcome

The outcome of your life depends on Christ

Reject Him for Self  or  Receive Him as Savior

Lord’s Supper Service: The Kingdoms of Life

Date: March 25th, 2016
Speaker: Pastor Michael Carney
Scripture: John 19:1-16 and John 18:33-37

Good Friday
Lord’s Supper Service
The Kingdoms of Life

We are all building a kingdom 
But which kingdom are we building?

The Question of Authority
        I’m in charge
        Jesus is in charge

The Question of Kingdom
        I live for the world that is passing away
        I live for the world that is coming

The Question of Longevity
        I live for this life
        I live this life for the life to come

Luke 22:14-18