Sermons by Russ Hiebert

 

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 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.

 

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.

 

With God in the Wilderness

by Russ Hiebert

April 5, 2020

The Lord allows the events of history to happen. By examining his ways with his people in the past we can gain insight on how we are to respond to our current crisis.

 

Givers and Takers

by Russ Hiebert

March 1, 2020 | 2 Samuel 9

The story of David and Mephibosheth answers the question of what makes someone a giver, while the story of David and Ziba tells us what makes someone a taker.

 

It’s Not About You

by Russ Hiebert

February 2, 2020 | 2 Samuel 4-5

The demise of the house of King Saul and the ascent of King David's shows that the consequences of our actions and how we live our lives affect not just us alone but the people around us as well.

 

The Journey of the Wisemen

by Russ Hiebert

January 5, 2020 | Matthew 2:1-12

We approach this often misunderstood event in the Christmas story by looking at three topics related to the Wisemen's journey: their decision to go; a dangerous detour; and a different way home.

 

The Shepherd’s Perspective

by Russ Hiebert

December 22, 2019 | Luke 2:1-20

When the angel of the Lord announced to the shepherds the birth of Christ, their circumstances, closeness to the event and the change it brought about gave them a special perspective on this first Christmas.

 

Singing in the Storm

by Russ Hiebert

November 17, 2019 | 1 Thessalonians 5:12-18

Paul knows that he is leaving the Thessalonians in a situation where there is conflict and persecution and he wants to show them how to have peace amidst such stormy circumstances.

 

Concerning Brotherly Love

by Russ Hiebert

October 27, 2019 | 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12

Paul commends the Thessalonians for their great brotherly love which was becoming well known even beyond their own city; and yet he still exhorts them to love each other more and more.

 

Entrusted with the Gospel

by Russ Hiebert

September 22, 2019 | 1 Thessalonians 2:1-12

When it comes to spreading the message of the Gospel, how that message is lived out in the lives of God's people and presented to the world is as important as the message itself.

 

My Help Comes from the Lord

by Russ Hiebert

July 14, 2019 | 1 Samuel 27, 29

David's bitter experiences contained all the same kinds of stress that plague our lives in the world today; but only through that was he able to learn that the Lord is the only reliable source of security, as we read in his Psalms.