Monday, December 19, 2011

December 18, 2011 ~ "Have a Right Christmas"


Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: God wants us to get it right, but how?

Proposition: In John 1:1-5 we discover some facts concerning Jesus that we must focus on at Christmas.

Monday, December 12, 2011

December 11, 2011 ~ "Giving and Receiving"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Christmas is a time for giving and receiving.

Proposition: In Philippians 4:14-20 we will examine some traits of a generous giver.

Monday, December 5, 2011

December 4, 2011 ~ "Is He Enough?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Contentment is an elusive pursuit.

Proposition: In Philippians 4:10-13 we discover some secrets to living a life of contentment.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Thanksgiving 2011

Psalm 147:7 says, "Sing to the LORD with thanksgiving; make music to our God on the harp."

And so we did... except for the harp part. :)

November 27, 2011 ~ "Transcending Peace"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Manifesting peace in the midst of turmoil.

Proposition: In Philippians 4:2-9 we discover some commitments that help us experience the peace of God.

Monday, November 14, 2011

November 13, 2011 ~ "Firmly Planted in Heaven"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What standard are you following?


Proposition: In Phil 3:17-4:1 we will examine some contrasting patterns for living.


Monday, November 7, 2011

November 6, 2011 ~ Running Well?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Nothing further or more beyond?


Proposition: In Phil 3:12-16 we will examine some responsibilities in the process of spiritual growth.


For a special, silly outtake from about 12 minutes into the message... CLICK HERE Sometimes opportunities are hard to resist. :)


Monday, October 31, 2011

October 30, 2011 ~ "A Proper Assessment"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Do you know how to count?


Proposition: We will evaluate our lives in light of the qualities of a true believer in Phil 3:1-11.

Monday, October 24, 2011

October 23, 2011 ~ "Servants' Entrance"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Only one entrance.


Proposition: In Phil 2:19-30 we find some characteristics of a true servant of Christ.

Monday, October 17, 2011

October 16, 2011 ~ "Who Are You Representing?"

Elder, John Duebel


Introduction: We are ambassadors for Christ. (2 Cor 5:20)


Proposition: In Luke 15:1-7 we get a clear picture of who we are supposed to represent.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

October 9, 2011 ~ "A Life-Long Process"

Pastor Neal Brown


Introduction: A more balanced view.


Proposition: In Philippians 2:12-18 we discover our part in this process of transformation into the likeness of Christ.

Monday, October 3, 2011

October 2, 2011 ~ "Tuned to the Same Standard"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Unity is the heartbeat of our God.


Proposition: Examining unity in Philippians 2:1-11 should enable us to experience it in greater measure.

Monday, September 26, 2011

September 25, 2011 ~ "What is My Life?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: To be or not to be?


Proposition: In Philippians 1:12-20 we discover some traits of one whose life is Christ.

September 18, 2011 ~ "Putting Him on Display?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Do you rejoice in difficult circumstances?


Proposition: In Philippians 1:12-20 we discover two causes for rejoicing in the midst of adverse circumstances.

Monday, September 12, 2011

September 11, 2011 ~ "Evidence of Maturity?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What do we pray for those we love?
Proposition: In Philippians 1:8-11 we discover some traits of a maturing Christian.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

September 4, 2011 ~ "Cooperating with Grace"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: We are to live daily by grace.


Proposition: In Philippians 1:1-7 we discover some results of God’s grace.


*Unfortunately, the sermon was not recorded for some reason! Please check back next week where Pastor Neal will continue in Philippians.

Monday, August 29, 2011

August 28, 2011 ~ "Representing Him Well?"

Pastor Neal Brown


Introduction: As a worshipping church, we must also be a witnessing church.


Proposition: In Acts 1-4 we discover how our devotion to outreach will help us fulfill our purpose.

Monday, August 22, 2011

August 21, 2011 ~ "The Awe Factor"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Worship is written upon the heart of man by the hand of God.


Proposition: In Acts 2:42-3:10 we discover how our devotion to worship helps us to fulfill our purpose.

Monday, August 15, 2011

August 14, 2011 ~ "Is Prayer Our Priority?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: His higher priority.


Proposition: In Acts 1:4-2:41 we discover how our devotion to prayer helps us to fulfill our purpose.


*We had some mic difficulties so the beginning & end of the message are quite quiet.

Monday, August 8, 2011

August 7, 2011 ~ "Proclaiming as One"

Pastor Neal Brown


Introduction: The early church was quite a social group.


Proposition: We will examine how our devotion to observing communion helps us fulfill our purpose.

Monday, August 1, 2011

July 31, 2011 ~ "Helping One Another Stand"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Are we devoted to true Christian fellowship?


Proposition: By answering these questions we will discover how devotion to fellowship helps us fulfill our purpose.

Monday, July 25, 2011

July 24, 2011 ~ "Equipped for Our Mission"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What is the stated purpose of Northwood Community Church?


Proposition: In Acts 2:42 we discover how devotion to the Word helps us fulfill our purpose.

July 17, 2011 ~ Youth Mission Trip Report Sunday

Youth Mission Trip Team

*the content of this podcast is long and occasionally hard to hear for various reasons, but it is full of stories of the true conditions in New Orleans and the impact the trip had on the hearts of the team.

**to view the photos & videos (mostly made form the photos) visit the photo & video pages of souledoutyouth.com

July 10, 2011 ~ "Friend or Foe?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Affliction is a part of our lives we cannot totally avoid nor always control, but we can control our response.


Proposition: In 1 Thess 3:1-8 we discover how we should deal with affliction in our lives.

Monday, July 4, 2011

July 3, 2011 ~ "The Only One Worth It"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The Bible is unique..


Proposition: In Psalm 119 we discover our appropriate response which enables us to benefit from the Bible.

Monday, June 27, 2011

June 26, 2011 ~ "Where Does it Rank?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Where does the Bible rank with you?


Proposition: In Psalm 119 we discover our appropriate response which enables us to benefit from the Bible.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

June 19, 2011 ~ "My Church"

Elder, John Duebel

Challenge: Are you satisfied with "My Church" and if not what needs to change?

Monday, June 13, 2011

June 12, 2011 ~ "Much Better Than Chapter 11"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: “I opened my Bible, put my finger down on the page and there was the answer ...Chapter 11.”


Proposition: In Psalm 119 we discover more practical ways we benefit from the Bible.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

June 5, 2011 ~ "Our Unalienable Rights"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The Bible led to the discovery of oil.


Proposition: In Psalm 119 we discover more practical ways we benefit from the Bible.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

May 29, 2011 ~ "Don't Miss the Rewards!"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction:
The Bible is good for the BODY and soul.


Proposition:
In Psalm 19:7-11 we discover some practical ways we benefit from the Bible

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

May 22, 2011 ~ "More Than Just a Good Book"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The real worth of a book is to be measured by what you carry away from it.


Proposition: In 2 Tim 3:16-17 we discover some ways we can benefit from the Bible.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

May 15, 2011 ~ "Heart Health"

John Duebel, Elder

John was tapped to fill-in this Sunday when Pastor Neal ended up stuck in the hospital over the weekend. He took the opportunity of this situation to do call ALL of us to a spiritual check-up on our own heart's condition. Honestly, how's yours?

May 8, 2011 ~ "Productive Living"

Pastor Neal Brown


Introduction: “It is faith alone that justifies, but faith that justifies can never be alone.”



Proposition: In Titus 3:8-15 we discover some principles concerning good deeds related to our Christian life.


Monday, May 2, 2011

May 1, 2011 ~ "A Dual Citizenship"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Being a citizen of the United States offers us privileges and rights, but also comes with responsibilities.


Proposition: In Titus 3:1-7 we discover some instructions concerning our conduct in society.

Monday, April 18, 2011

April 17, 2011 ~ "Preparing for the King?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The first epiphany of grace is followed by the epiphany of glory.


Proposition: In Titus 2:12-14 we will examine the effect of Christ’s return on our daily lives.

Monday, April 11, 2011

April 10, 2011 ~ "Applying the First Epiphany"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What is epiphany?


Proposition: In Titus 2:11-14 we discover some benefits of God’s grace.

Friday, April 8, 2011

April 3, 2011 ~ "Fulfilling Your Part?""

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What ages make up the body of Christ?


Proposition: We will examine responsibilities for various groups in the church family as outlined in Titus 2:1-10

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

March 27, 2011 ~ "The Heart of the Matter"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: What ages make up the body of Christ?


Proposition: We will examine responsibilities for various groups in the church family as outlined in Titus 2:1-10

Monday, March 21, 2011

March 20, 2011 ~ "Mature Models Needed"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Equipment that is mandatory and not optional.


Proposition: In Titus 1:6 & 9 we discover some standards for elders that all Christians should strive for.

Monday, March 14, 2011

March 13, 2011 ~ "No Finger Pointing?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: “Looking for more than a few good men.”


Proposition: In Titus 1:5-9 we discover some standards for elders that all Christians should strive for.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

March 6, 2011 ~ "Truth is the Cornerstone"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: It helps to know the source of the letter.


Proposition: In Titus 1:1-4 we will examine some foundations of the Christian faith.

Monday, February 28, 2011

February 27, 2011 ~ "Faith Can Be Seen"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The corporate faith is a reflection of the individuals.


Proposition: We will examine some traits of a church that is exercising biblical faith.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

February 20, 2011 ~ "Faith is the Victory"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: “There can be no success without God, therefore we must always act in dependence upon Him” ~ Matthew Henry


Proposition: We will discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

February 13, 2011 ~ "Faith Makes a Difference"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: No difference – No faith!


Proposition: In Galatians 5:5-6 we discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

February 6, 2011 ~ "Faith Remembers"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: They went and did so. (Ex 12:1-13, 23-28)


Proposition: In Hebrews 11:28-29 we discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Monday, January 31, 2011

January 30, 2011 ~ "Faith Chooses Wisely"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: Doubt sees the obstacles, faith sees the way…


Proposition: In Hebrews 11:23-27 we discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

January 23, 2011 ~ "Willing to Lay Down Your Isaac?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: The test of faith – (Gen 22:1-2, Heb 11:17-18)


Proposition: In Gen 22:3-18 we discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Monday, January 17, 2011

January 16, 2011 ~ "Faith Waiting"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: “True faith is able to wait for the fulfillment of God’s purposes in God’s time” ~ Warren Wiersbe


Proposition: In Hebrews 11:8-16 we discover more traits of one who exercises biblical faith.

Monday, January 10, 2011

January 9, 2011 ~ "Noah's Dilemma"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: God’s hall of faith is not based on ability.


Proposition: In Hebrews 11:1-7 we find some traits of one who exercises biblical faith .

Monday, January 3, 2011

January 2, 2011 ~ "Where is Your Gaze?"

Pastor Neal Brown

Introduction: You can do it and He can help!


Proposition: In Heb 12:1-3 we discover some guidelines for running the Christian race.