Sermons from 2017

 

Reaping the Whirlwind

by Russ Hiebert

July 5, 2020 | 2 Samuel 15

David’s power and influence as King begins to quickly disintegrate as Absalom’s well-planned rebellion exploits almost every one of his father’s shortcomings and weaknesses as ruler of Israel.

 

The Banished One Will Not Remain an Outcast

by David Robinson

June 28, 2020 | 2 Samuel 14

This chapter in 2 Samuel about the exile and return of Absalom, King David’s son, reflects the perennial theme of Exile and Return found throughout the Bible.

 

Where Could I Carry My Shame?

by David Robinson

June 21, 2020 | 2 Samuel 13:1-22

Amnon’s assault of his sister Tamar further exposes the systemic sin of sexual immorality in the House of David. Today, Christ’s sacrifice for sin cleanses, heals and restores all who bear such shame and guilt.

 

You are the Man: The Role of the Prophet

by Joe Boot

June 14, 2020 | 2 Samuel 12:1-25

When the Prophet Nathan confronted King David with the king’s adultery, he demonstrated the challenges that face all those who would speak God’s truth to a sinful and fallen world both in his time and today.

 

The Lights Along the Shore

by Russ Hiebert

June 6, 2020 | 2 Corinthians 4:1-16

Trials in life come for three reasons: to manifest the life of Christ in us; to prepare us an external reward; and to commend us as ministers of the Gospel.

 

Sowing to the Spirit

by David Robinson

May 31, 2020 | Galatians 6:7-10

There are consequences to our actions. Sowing to the flesh reaps destruction, but sowing to the Spirit reaps eternal life.

 

Daniel and the Triumph of God’s Wisdom

by Joe Boot

May 24, 2020 | Daniel 9 1-19

Like Daniel, exiled in Babylon, many church members today during this current lockdown have become exiled: from community, fellowship, and the communion table.

 

Like a Weaned Child

by David Robinson

May 17, 2020 | Psalms 131

Psalm 131 shows us what growing up in Christ looks like: We slowly learn to be humble, content and to have hope in the Lord.

 

Wrestling and Blessing

by David Robinson

May 10, 2020 | Genesis 32:1-33:5

Jacob wrestles with God all night and emerges not just wounded and limping, but also wiser and with a new name.

 

True Worshippers

by Russ Hiebert

May 3, 2020 | 1 Chronicles 21:1-22:1

King David displeases God by taking a count of army of Israel. He then discovers where God wants the Temple to be built, a great blessing to the nation.

 

What Do You See?

by David Robinson

April 26, 2020 | Jeremiah 1

In this new series, More Than Conquerors, we want to consider how God’s people followed him in times of adversity. In Jeremiah 1, what God reveals to Jeremiah about his life and ministry is true not only of Jeremiah but also of us.

 

Hope and Holiness

by David Robinson

April 19, 2020 | 1 Peter 1:10-16

Peter’s call to action is a call to renew our Hope and the pursuit of Holiness, both of which will be brought to perfection on the day of Christ’s return.