Seek and Pursue

We are ready to return to our studies in the Gospel of Luke, specifically, Chapter 10. This chapter provides us with the Believer’s Job Description. It gives answers to the question, “What in the world does a Christian do?” We are His ambassadors: The Apostle Paul stated, We are therefore...

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Wow, What a Child

Probably no other verse has been more debated and discussed than Isaiah 7:14. This verse tells us, perhaps more than any other, what is so special about Jesus and why His birth is so significant. He was born of a virgin: The virgin will be with child, v. 14b Three...

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Knowing God

Last week’s memory phrase: Seek peace and pursue it; This week’s memory phrase: Seek God and pursue Him. Isaiah 11 reveals what God’s chosen Messiah came to do for each and every one of us, as well as teach us a great deal about the nature and character of God....

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Experiencing God’s Peace

Weekly Sermon 12-3-17 Christmas Presence Experiencing God’s Peace Pastor Mark Pitcher Advent 2017 – Isaiah 2:1-5 Advent simply means, coming; a time of preparation, anticipation, expectation and repentance. Through Advent 2017, Isaiah will be our guide. A phrase to memorize this week: Seek peace and pursue it, Psalm 34:14. Isaiah...

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Failing Forward

To become a fully devoted follower of Jesus, you will experience failure…the key is what you do with the failure, v. 37. Failure No. 1: The lack of power, vs. 37-45 There was a double tragedy here: The father and his son, Mark 9:17, 25; The disciples, Matthew 17:19-20; Mark...

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The New Exodus

About eight days after Jesus said this, v. 28. Chapter 8: Jesus had His disciples in the boat where they experienced a number of power encounters. Chapter 9: Jesus had His disciples get out of the boat to activate their faith. Peter, John and James went with him and went...

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