Monday, December 29, 2008

December 29, 2008 ~ "The Ultimate Resolution"

John Duebel

Introduction: One resolution rises above the rest.

Proposition: The Ultimate Resolution is to love God and humble yourself before Him.

Monday, December 22, 2008

December 21, 2008 ~ "A Welcomed Visitor"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Some visitors are more appreciated than others.

Proposition: In Luke 1:68-79 we discover some results of Christ's first visit to earth.

Friday, December 19, 2008

December 14, 2008 ~ "The Biggest Headline of All-Time"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Don't miss the point!

Proposition: In Luke 2:8-11 we discover why the birth of Christ is such good news.

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

December 7, 2008 ~ "More Than Just A Baby"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What comes to mind when you think of Christmas?

Proposition: In John 1:14-18 we discover a unique account of the Christmas story.

November 30, 2008 ~ "Turning Thanksgiving into Thanksliving"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Now that the turkey is almost gone, are you still expressing gratitude?

Proposition: In Colossians 3:15-17 we discover how we can consistently have a grateful heart.

Monday, November 17, 2008

November 16, 2008 ~ "Caring Enough to Confront"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Admonishment implies a definite exhortation, correction and warning.

Propostiton: We will discover what is necessary for admonishing one another to result in proper church function.

Monday, November 10, 2008

November 9, 2008 ~ "More Than One Barnabas Needed"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Barnabas was known as the son of encouragement.

Proposition: We will examine encouraging one another as it contributes to the proper functioning of the church.

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

November 2, 2008 ~ "A Selfless Act"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: It is not just for ladies.

Proposition: In Galatians 5:13-26 we discover how we can serve one another therefore enabling the church to function properly.

Monday, October 27, 2008

October 26, 2008 ~ "Even A Billy Goat Can Do It"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Voluntary submission to one another in love is essential.

Proposition: These actions which lead to mutual submission will enable the church to function properly.

Monday, October 20, 2008

October 19, 2008 ~ Even the Irritating

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Every family seems to have at least one.

Proposition: We will discover some actions necessary for the church to function properly.

Monday, October 13, 2008

October 12, 2008 ~ "Is Love the Answer?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Through sincere, deep love (1 Peter 1:21-22) the body is built up in love (Ephesians 4:9-13).

Proposition: In Romans 12:9-13 we discover how love leads to the proper functioning of the church.

Monday, October 6, 2008

October 5, 2008 ~ "An Interdependent Unit"

Pastor Neal Brown

We will examing ways we can contribute to the proper functioning of the church.

Monday, September 29, 2008

September 28, 2008 ~ "What is a Church, Part 2"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: We don't go to church, we gather as the church!

Proposition: We will examine 3 pictures of the church as found in Scripture.

Monday, September 22, 2008

September 21, 2008 ~ "What is a Church?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Different ideas and confusion concerning the church

Proposition: We will examine 3 pictures of the church as described in 1 Timothy 3:14-16

Monday, September 15, 2008

September 14, 2008 ~ "Two Essential Elements for Our Christian Witness"

Dave Cox

One without the other can be lame or even damaging...
But the combination is vital for a powerful life & witness for the Lord.

Monday, September 8, 2008

September 7, 2008 ~ "How Can I Repay Him?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: "thank" = to express gratitude to someone due to or as a result of something.

Proposition: Our hearts should be fervently grateful as we remember these benefits from God as found in Psalm 116

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

August 31, 2008 ~ "Soul Talk"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Hurricanes can take their toll!

Proposition:In Psalm 42 and 43 we discover our proper response to the overwhelming storms of life.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

August 24, 2008 ~ "Is it All in Your Mind?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Anxiety is an issue of the mind.

Propostition: We will discover some ways to prepare our mind to effectively handle anxiety.

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

August 17, 2008 ~ "A Better Alternative"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Pray or worry... what is your choice?

Proposition: In Philippians 4:6-9 we discover how we can appropriate prayerto properly handle anxiety

Monday, August 11, 2008

August 10, 2008 ~ "What is Your Anxiety Space?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Don't make excuses, just deal with it!

Proposition: Answering these questions should help equip us to properly handle anxiety.

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

August 3, 2008 ~ "Dying to Live"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Remembering His death is a good thing.

Proposition: In 2 Corinthians 5:14-15 we discover some reasons why Christ died.

July 27, 2008 ~ "A Fresh Look at a Familiar Story"

John Duebel (Northwood Elder)

Introduction: Jesus is ALWAYS teaching.

*plus, a "bonus" inspirational story!  :)

July 20, 2008 ~ "Safe and Secure from What?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What is the source of your security?

Proposition: In Romans 8:31-39 we discover how we can experience a life of security.

July 13, 2008 ~ "Let the Seed Ripen"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Good that comes at a cost. (Romans 8:17)

Proposition: In Romans 8:18-30 we discover the proper way for a Christian to experience suffering.

July 6, 2008 ~ "To Whom Are You Singing?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Where the SPirit of the Lord is, there is freedom! (2 Corinthians 3:17)

Proposition: In Romans 8:8-17 we will examine the freedom we have through the Holy Spirit.

Monday, August 4, 2008

June 29, 2008 ~ "Let Freedom Reign"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Authority of Liberty, to Thee we sing.

Proposition: In Romans 8:1-8 we discover the freedom we have available in Christ.

June 22, 2008 ~ "An Attitude of Gratitude"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Appropriate dress will be revealed in the corporate body.

Proposition: According to Colossians 3:15-17 the following will be found in a body that is appropriating God's grace.

June 15, 2008 ~ "Garments of Grace"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Are you "dressing" appropriately?

Proposition: In Colossians 3:12-14 we discover some virtues of grace we are responsible to put on.

June 1, 2008 ~ "Not I But Grace"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: "He giveth more grace..."

Proposition: In 1 Corinthians 15:9-10 we discover traits of one who appropriates God's grace daily.