Sermons from January 2016

Hearing From God Pt. 1 – How to Get Guidance from God

January 24, 2016

The Lord Almighty has promised to talk with you . . . yes, you! Do you want to hear from Him? In Part 1 of this new series, Pastor Craig shows us six steps that the prophet Habakkuk took to hear God’s direction for his life. They are things that we can all easily do if we are willing to set aside some time (as well as our cell phones), and converse with the Lover of our souls.

How to Succeed Against the Deceitfulness of Sin

January 17, 2016

Have you tried and failed to overcome a sin in your life, perhaps many times? Commitment and conviction are good, but they will never be enough. In Hebrews 3:12-13 Pastor Craig reveals the third and most vital secret to avoiding sin’s deceitfulness . . . connection with others. We need the daily encouragement of fellow believers to get and keep the victory!

Putting Motion in Devotion – Part 2

January 10, 2016

Using 1 Corinthians 13:1-3, Pastor Craig emphasizes that the only proof of our devotion to God is love for others. If we have not love, we are nothing . . . we gain nothing, no matter how much passion we have for God. When you look at this broken world, ask yourself, “What breaks my heart?” and get started there!

Putting Motion in Devotion – Part 1

January 3, 2016

When New Year’s resolutions are usually focused on making a better me, Pastor Craig draws from Nehemiah 1 to challenge us with the question, “What breaks your heart?” When we discover what grieves us to the point of action, then 2016 can be filled with making a better world . . . because loving God translates into loving the people for whom Christ died.