Click here to listen to the message.     Live the Life the Lord Called You to Live 1 Cor 7 God has a purpose for each of us, but we can want something other than what God calls us to. That means we have to work hard at focusing on living the life God has for us. Envy, greed,…
Click here to listen to the message. Living as the Temple of God 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 Questions: Where is somewhere you find safe? Basement (stable), grocery store (lot of food to live on) Where is somewhere that is beautiful? Garden, mountain top. Where is somewhere that gives you purpose? Work, church?  One of the most significant places in the Old…
Click here to listen to the message.   Washed Clean 1 Cor 6:1-11 Big Idea: You have been washed so live like you are clean. When one of you has a grievance against another, does he dare go to law before the unrighteous instead of the saints? 2 Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world?…
Click here to listen to the message.   The Redemptive Community of Church 1 Cor 5 What do you do when someone does something that they shouldn’t do, something everyone knows is wrong. Do you sit back in silence? Do you do nothing? Do you tell him to go away and never talk to him? Kids, this is a question…
Click here to listen to the message. Kings or Servants? 1 Corinthians 4 I am not a big American Idol fan, but I usually enjoy watching the first few episodes with the early auditions. I love seeing the person who is down and out, isn’t sure if they have what it takes, and then they walk in there belt out…
Click here to listen to the message.   Spiritual Immaturity 1 Corinthians 3 We are in the book of Corinthians. This book is a letter to a church that met in the city of Corinth. Corinth was a happening place. By any measure it was one of the truly great cities of the Roman world. Not only the largest but…
Click here to listen to the message   The Freedom of Spiritual Truths 1 Cor 2:1-16 This month is mental health awareness. I used to think mental health was all in people’s heads. It was another way of saying someone is weak or messed up. It started to change a few years ago for various reasons. I heard an analogy…
Click here to listen to the message.   United in the Power of Christ 1 Corinthians 1:10-31 The other day I saw a clip of a high school band, and some of the band members were really showboating: dancing and then playing as loud as they could. It was funny because a couple of the tuba players were blasting and…
Click here to view the message.   Changed by Christ 1 Corinthians 1:1   Paul, called by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and our brother Sosthenes, 2 To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place…
Click here to view the message. Grounded in Hope It’s Easter.  Flowers are blooming.  New life is on trees.  The sun feels warmer.  The season is right, but there is something wrong. This is a unique Easter. We are used to being with family and gathering in churches to hear congregations sings songs of hope and deliverance.  But this year…