Sermons from April 2017

God-Sized Prayer

As we look at today’s audacious prayer (Joshua 10), we learn that Joshua must have had a limitless view of God. Similarly with us, the size of our prayers will reflect the size that we think God is. So, let’s broaden our understanding of God and delve into Joshua’s audacious prayer so we can learn…

Courage

If I end up in jail, I will passionately pray for release! When I am sick, I will pray for healing, and when I am abused, I will pray for relief. However, I am quite sure that is not how the Apostle Paul prayed in similar circumstances. Of all our pressing concerns today (and there…

The Power to Forgive

In the midst of the worst kind of suffering and in the midst of unjust mockery and humiliation, Jesus prayed. O my, what a prayer! He prayed an audacious prayer requesting forgiveness for his assailers. Incredible. Together, on this beautiful Easter morning, let’s review the resurrection story and consider living in the power of Jesus’…

God Is In Control

Esther remains one of the most beloved books in the Bible. Set in the 5th century BC, it conveys a courageous story of the salvation of God’s people. Each year these 10 chapters of Esther are celebrated during the Jewish holiday of Purim (which just took place March 11-12). This morning we will celebrate Purim…