Sermons from January 2016

Sermons from January 2016

Soul Therapy – Part 4

(Proverbs 4:23 GNB) Be careful how you think; your life is shaped by your thoughts. We let culture define who we are. We let our past define who we are. (Romans 12:3 NIV) For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. Highly – an improper…

The Scarlet Thread – Part 4

Fast forward in time after Abraham until the time of Moses and Children of Israel. You see God perform wondrous miracles to deliver His people and He brings them out into the wilderness. They cross the Red Sea, Pharaoh and his armies are defeated and God brings them to Mount Sinai. Exodus 19:17-18 NKJV  And Moses brought the people out of the camp to meet with God, and they stood at the foot of the mountain.  (18)  Now Mount Sinai…

The Scarlet Thread – Part 3

Four times the Scripture says that Abraham believed God and it was counted to him for righteousness.  Genesis 15:5-6 NKJV (5)  Then He brought him outside and said, “Look now toward heaven, and count the stars if you are able to number them.” And He said to him, “So shall your descendants be.” (6)  And he believed in the LORD, and He accounted it to him for righteousness. Romans 4:3 NKJV (3)  For what does the Scripture say? “ABRAHAM BELIEVED…

Soul Therapy – Part 3

Today’s message is about ANGER. Two types of people: skunk – who stinks up the whole place because they let everything out turtle – who takes it all and bottles it up inside. Statistics about anger: 60% of murders in America did not happen because someone set out to kill someone else. It is because a situation escalated to that level because of anger and was a reaction. 4 million women are going to be abused by an angry husband.…

The Scarlet Thread – Part 2

The Bible is divided into two divisions: the Old Testament and the New Testament. The word Testament comes from the Latin word, testamentum. The more proper name for these divisions is “covenant”. In the Old Testament the Hebrew word is: beri yth (ber-eeth’) to cut until blood flows In the New Testament Greek the word is: Diatheke  (dee-ath-ay’-kay) contract, will or testament The covenant is the very foundation of our contact with God and His contact with us. A Blood…

The Scarlet Thread – Part 1

Have you ever found yourself reading the Bible and it not make sense to you? Have you ever felt like the Bible seems like two different books with one cover? Have you ever wondered what the connection was, if any, between the Old Testament and the New Testament? You know you are a New Testament believer or follower of Christ, but really what does the Old Testament have to do with me now in today’s time? We are going to…

Soul Therapy – Part 1

Message Notes: Resolutions don’t work! Studies show that 80% of us can’t keep our resolutions past Valentine’s Day – Feb. 14th. Series Thesis: Real change never takes place when you try and change external things. Anytime you try and address things on the outside without addressing what’s going on inside, you are bound for failure. Soul Therapy is about addressing the condition of the heart so that external transformation can take place. We will deal with topics like anger, depression,…