Sermons

Do you want your needs met? –

Philippians 4:19- But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.

  • This verse is a promise that has strengthened and sustained us over the years.
  • God has always and always will
Do you want your needs met? –2021-03-01T14:46:59-05:00

The Lord’s Supper

The Lord’s Supper should be a time to worship the Lord.

  • A few observations about the Lord’s Supper given by Paul.
    • Paul gives the context in which to observe the Lord’s Supper. 1 Corinthians 11:20
      • Come together as a church
The Lord’s Supper2021-02-22T15:55:38-05:00

Are you Content? – Joy for the Journey

  • The word discontent describes the average American and Christian in today’s world. Bigger, better, newer and nicer are what we are going after.
  • We always want the newest car, the biggest house, better relationships, new jobs, better pay,
Are you Content? – Joy for the Journey2021-02-16T15:20:53-05:00

Thinking and Doing – Joy for the Journey

  • Verses 8 and 9 cannot be separated. They are of the same thought and go together as a continuous thought.

Phil. 4:8-9- Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are

Thinking and Doing – Joy for the Journey2021-02-09T09:40:25-05:00

The Presence of the Lord – Joy for the Journey

Philippians 4:5b- The Lord is at hand.

  • Paul was not talking about the return of Christ. Instead, Paul is talking about the presence of the Lord with us. He is always with us and strengthens us in our time
The Presence of the Lord – Joy for the Journey2021-02-01T15:47:09-05:00

You Don’t Have to Worry – Joy for the Journey

  • Fear and worry are very real problems in the life of Christians.
  • This text offers help when it comes to worry and fear.

Phil 4:6- Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving

You Don’t Have to Worry – Joy for the Journey2021-01-25T15:11:48-05:00

Sanctity of Human Life

  • Today is Sanctity of Human Life Sunday.
  • Churches all over America will do three things this Sunday:
    • Celebrate God’s gift of life.
    • Commemorate those that have lost their lives.
    • Commit themselves to protecting the sanctity of human life.
Sanctity of Human Life2021-01-19T15:32:43-05:00

Rejoice in the Lord – Joy for the Journey

  • The theme of chapter 4:1-9 is spiritual stability.
  • As Christians we are commanded to hold our position while under attack.
  • The church was experiencing three different things:
    • Persecution- Philippians 1:29
    • False teachers
    • Conflict and division
  • When all these
Rejoice in the Lord – Joy for the Journey2021-01-11T13:13:21-05:00

The Real Miracle of Christmas

Isaiah 9:6- For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince

The Real Miracle of Christmas2020-12-22T12:06:20-05:00

The Importance of Being Christlike- Joy for the Journey

  • 13 “But this one thing I do”- as Christians the one thing we should be striving for is Christlikeness.
  • Matt 4:19, Matt 8:22, Matt 9:9, Matt 16:24, Matt 19:21- Striving to be Christlike.
  • When we are Christlike we
The Importance of Being Christlike- Joy for the Journey2020-12-14T16:10:23-05:00

Spiritual Growth- Joy for the Journey


Who loves sports? That’s what Paul loved. Paul made many sport references in his writings. (Boxing, wrestling, a relay race, Olympic Games). Today the text is likened to a footrace.

Philippians 3:12-16: Not as though I had already attained, either

Spiritual Growth- Joy for the Journey2020-12-14T16:19:35-05:00

Beware of a Perverted Gospel – Joy for the Journey

Finally, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things to you, to me indeed is not grievous, but for you it is safe.  Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the concision.  For we

Beware of a Perverted Gospel – Joy for the Journey2020-09-29T12:53:03-04:00

An Example of Sacrifice (Part 3)- Joy for the Journey

Yet I supposed it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, and companion in labour, and fellowsoldier, but your messenger, and he that ministered to my wants.  (26)  For he longed after you all, and was full of

An Example of Sacrifice (Part 3)- Joy for the Journey2020-09-22T21:03:59-04:00

An Example of Sacrifice (Part 2)- Joy for the Journey

In Philippians 2:17-30 we see three examples of sacrifice.

  • 17-18- Paul
  • 19-24- Timothy
  • 25-30- Epaphroditus

Last week we looked at the first example, the apostle Paul.  We saw how he poured out his life

An Example of Sacrifice (Part 2)- Joy for the Journey2020-09-16T08:09:50-04:00
Go to Top