The Joy of finding what was lost

Date: January 5th, 2020
Scripture: Luke 15:1-32
Time: 9:15 AM

Life Lesson: Heaven throws a party when one person is brought into the family of God.

1.  Finding the lost sheep.

a.  There is great joy in finding something that was lost.
b.  When something lost is found, it is cause for a great celebration!

2.  Finding the lost coin.

a.  There is great value in finding something that was lost.
b.  The less a person has of something, the more valuable the one becomes.

3.  Finding the lost son.

a.  There is great responsibility in finding something that was lost.
b.  Each of us has the responsibility to extend to others the same grace of God that was extended to us.

Application: We should be excited for opportunities to bring others into God’s family.

A Thankful Heart

Date: November 24th, 2019
Speaker: Children’s Pastor – Stephen Makcen
Scripture: Luke 17:11-19 [CSB] Time: 11:00AM

Life Lesson: A Thankful Heart helps us Focus on Christ

A Thankful Heart
1.  Recognizes the Source
2.  Shares with Others
3.  Is Changed

Gospel-driven Prayer

Date: March 10th, 2019
Speaker: Associate Pastor – Beau Waldrep
Scripture: Mark 14:32-42 [ESV]

Life Lesson: Gospel-driven prayer is when we lift our desires honestly and authentically before God.  It ultimately leads us to what God desires: the advancement of the Gospel in our life and in the lives of others.

  • The Gospel’s Requirement
  • The Disciple’s Failure
  • The Savior’s Example

Disciple Now 2019 – TRANSFORMED

Date: February 17th, 2019
Speaker: Landon Dowden
Scripture: Acts 20

The Greatest Resolution

Date: January 6th, 2019
Speaker: Student’s Pastor – Noah Bowlin
Scripture: Matthew 22:34-40 [NASB]

Life Lesson: When we love God and love others, we fulfill God’s purpose for our lives.
1. Love God
    – With all your heart, soul, and mind
    – With everything left over
2. Love Others
    – With the same care and love you give yourself
Response:
– Spend time with the Lord
– Intentionally look for ways to serve others

Maintaining a Thankful Heart

Date: November 25th, 2018
Speaker: Senior Pastor – Dr. T. Michael Carney
Scripture: Psalm 103:1 – 12 [NASB]

LIFE LESSON: Thankfulness unlocks the blessings in your life.
 
1.  Never Forget All His Benefits
2.  Follow His Ways
3.  Bless The Lord

Blessed

Date: November 18th, 2018
Speaker: Children’s Pastor – Stephen Makcen
Scripture: Psalm 32:1 – 5 [NASB]

Life Lesson: When we see the blessings of God in our life we live on mission.
 
1.  Blessed by His Forgiveness (Psalm 32:1-5)
2.  Blessed by His Presence (Psalm 139)
3.  Blessed by His Mission (Matthew 28:16-20)

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