A Journey to the Sunlit Lands / Isaiah 42:1-13 / Pastor Gordon Terpstra

Isaiah 42:1-13 (NIV) The Servant of the Lord 42 “Here is my servant, whom I uphold,     my chosen one in whom I delight; I will put my Spirit on him,     and he will bring justice to the nations. 2 He will not shout or cry out,     or raise his voice in the streets. 3 A bruised reed he will not break,     and a smoldering wick […]

His Name is Emmanuel / Matthew 1:18-25 / Pastor Gordon Terpstra

Matthew 1:18-25 (NIV) Joseph Accepts Jesus as His Son 18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. 19 Because Joseph her husband was faithful to the law, and yet did not […]

A Guide to Everyone’s Rehab / Titus 3:3-8 / Pastor Don Lagerwey

Titus 3:3-8 (NIV) 3 At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another. 4 But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, 5 he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy.He saved us through […]

How Jesus Sets Us Free From Crippling Shame / Luke 8:42-48; Mark 5:26; Leviticus 15 / Pastor Jon Westra

Luke 8:42-48 (NIV) 42 because his only daughter, a girl of about twelve, was dying. As Jesus was on his way, the crowds almost crushed him. 43 And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years,[a] but no one could heal her. 44 She came up behind him and touched the edge of his cloak, and immediately her bleeding […]

Unsettled Nest / Deuteronomy 32 / November 5, 2017 / Pastor Harvey Brink

Deuteronomy 32:1-12 (NIV) 1 Listen, you heavens, and I will speak;     hear, you earth, the words of my mouth. 2 Let my teaching fall like rain     and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass,     like abundant rain on tender plants. 3 I will proclaim the name of the Lord.     Oh, praise the greatness of our God! 4 He is the Rock, his works […]

Getting the Gospel Right / Romans 1:16-23; 3:19-28; 8:1 / October 29, 2017 / Pastor Lee Barclay

Romans 1:16-23 (NIV) 16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. 17 For in the gospel the righteousness of God is revealed—a righteousness that is by faithfrom first to last, just as it is written: “The righteous will live by faith.” […]