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Arguing with Paul by Bob Thompson

July 25th, 2016

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“Pray for a happy life.”  (St. Augustine)  1 Corinthians 7:25-40 Questions When we first brainstormed the topics for this summer’s sermons, we included a sermon on marriage. Then it dawned on me that even though we haven’t preached on marriage in some time, I’m not sure I have ever preached on being unmarried. That’s sad. […]

Why Do We Serve? by bob

July 17th, 2016

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The New Testament says more about humble service than about going to church. Philippians 2:1-11 July 17, 2016 Two things about you I hope this isn’t creepy, but I know about two things about you, whether you and I go back decades or whether this is the first time we have ever met. First, I […]

Why Missions? by Bob Thompson

July 11th, 2016

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There is a Grand Canyon of difference between the haves and have-nots in the world. Romans 10:8-15 Jesus is Lord (Romans 10:8-10) “If you confess with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.” (Romans 10:9) “Why Missions?” is the theme for […]

Freedom is not the right to satisfy the flesh, but the power to walk in the Spirit.  Galatians 5:1, 13-26 July 3, 2016 Two freedoms When I drove to church Thursday morning for Bible study, I noticed that someone had placed small American flags on the church property.   I asked my Bible study guys what […]