Sermons from May 2020

Sermons from May 2020

Finding Joy In The Journey

Choose Joy

Handout For many Christians, I believe the most difficult biblical command to obey is “rejoice in the Lord always” (Philippians 4:4) because we tend to believe that joy is a matter of circumstance rather than perspective. But throughout the book of Philippians, Paul indicates that he was joy-filled and that we can be, too. In this series we study the book of Philippians to discover why Paul was so joyful despite difficult circumstances and how we can experience that same…
LivingOnPurpose

FORMED FOR HIS FAMILY

Handout It is very common for businesses and organizations to have a written mission statement. The purpose of such statements is to reveal the purpose of that particular entity. A purpose statement gives direction. A purpose statement establishes objectives. A purpose statement indicates a reason for existence. God has revealed His purpose for His people in His proclaimed will. This series of lessons will explore God’s stated purposes for His people so that our lives will be lived on purpose.…
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Rebekah: The Overlooked Woman

Handout When you think about important women in the Bible, I doubt you usually think about Rebekah. Many preachers and commentators traditionally view Rebekah in a negative light. She tends to be described as deceitful, selfish, and manipulative. But is that a fair summation of the character of Rebekah? We have to remember that Rebekah was chosen by God to be Isaac’s wife. So, maybe it’s possible that we have overlooked something about Rebekah that God saw. In this lesson,…
LivingOnPurpose

SAVED FOR HIS SERVICE

Handout It is very common for businesses and organizations to have a written mission statement. The purpose of such statements is to reveal the purpose of that particular entity. A purpose statement gives direction. A purpose statement establishes objectives. A purpose statement indicates a reason for existence. God has revealed His purpose for His people in His proclaimed will. This series of lessons will explore God’s stated purposes for His people so that our lives will be lived on purpose.…