Our Identity in Christ / 2 Corinthians 5:17 / Mark Tebb

2 Corinthians 5:17 (NIV) 14 For Christ’s love compels us, because we are convinced that one died for all, and therefore all died. 15 And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again. 16 So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point […]

Jesus the Carpenter / Hebrews 2 and 4 / Pastor Gordon Terpstra

Hebrews 2  (NIV) Warning to Pay Attention 2 We must pay the most careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away. 2 For since the message spoken through angels was binding, and every violation and disobedience received its just punishment, 3 how shall we escape if we ignore so great a salvation? This salvation, which was first […]

Jesus the Superior One / Colossians 1:15-18 / Pastor Gordon Terpstra

Colossians 1:15-18 New International Version (NIV) The Supremacy of the Son of God 15 The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. 16 For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. 17 He is […]

Do Not Become Weary / Galatians 6: 7-18 / Pastor Erik Kamp

Galatians 6:7-18 (NIV) 7 Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows.8 Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. 9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we […]

Entering the Land of Promise / Genesis 32:22-32 / Pastor Erik Kamp

Genesis 32:22-32 (NIV) Jacob Wrestles With God 22 That night Jacob got up and took his two wives, his two female servants and his eleven sons and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. 23 After he had sent them across the stream, he sent over all his possessions. 24 So Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him till daybreak. 25 When the man […]

Why Hurts Hurt and Hurts Heal / Mark 3:1-6 / Pastor Dave Snapper

Mark 3:1-6 (NIV) Jesus Heals on the Sabbath 3 Another time Jesus went into the synagogue, and a man with a shriveled hand was there. 2 Some of them were looking for a reason to accuse Jesus, so they watched him closely to see if he would heal him on the Sabbath. 3 Jesus said to the man with the shriveled hand, “Stand up […]