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audio January 13, 2019 - The Gospel of Mark (Pastor Dave Barber)

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January 13, 2019 - The Gospel of Mark (Pastor Dave Barber)

On the outskirts of the inner circle around Jesus was a young teenager named John Mark. He was there when Jesus was arrested and ran for his life. He was also there when Paul and Barnabas left on their first missionary journey, and he wrote the first short booklet about the life of Jesus. In this message we introduce our study and take a look at preparing the way for the Lord.

audio December 30, 2018 - Traveling Companions for 2019 (Neil Wilson)

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December 30, 2018 - Traveling Companions for 2019 (Neil Wilson)

First Corinthians 10:1-13 uses two views of the 40 years of wandering by God's Chosen People to give us some powerful examples of God's consistent blessings and his warnings about our lives. As we move into 2019, the reality of God's blessings and the truth of His warnings can be helpful companions on the way. Jesus said, "I am with you always."

audio December 23, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

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audio December 16, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

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December 16, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)
Imagine being stuck in a cave with no lights. After a while the darkness would begin to feel oppressive. Then imagine a tiny light starting to appear. It was into deep darkness that a child was born and his name was Mighty God. In this message we look at Jesus, the Mighty God, who brings hope into the dark.  
 

audio December 09, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

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December 09, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

What's in a name? Isaiah gives 4 names to Jesus, the first of which is Wonderful Counselor.  In this message we look at the characteristics of kings, the results of their leadership, and in contrast, Jesus, who is the Wonderful Advisor...

audio December 02, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

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December 02, 2018 - His name shall be called (Pastor Dave Barber)

Every Christmas we celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus. This year we are looking at Isaiah's prophetic words about the coming Messiah. We begin by examining the unusual, joyful, and powerful birth that changed the world.  

audio November 25, 2018 - The Danger of Passivity (Pastor Wyatt Fisher)

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November 25, 2018 - The Danger of Passivity (Pastor Wyatt Fisher)

As we think about our walk with the Lord we sometimes forget that we are in a spiritual battle. We cannot approach our life here on this earth passively. There is too much at stake that we cannot afford to live in passivity.

audio November 18, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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November 18, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Some sin clings to us like a leaf that doesn't drop in the fall, but it will drop when the new life of spring courses through the tree. In the same way some of the old self is put off by putting on the new life and allowing it to course through our spiritual veins. This final message of the series is all about what we get to put on.

audio November 11, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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November 11, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Many people think that Christianity is about improving your behavior. A crucified life isn't about improving a behavior or two, it's a core exchange of purpose and identity. This week we look at killing sin and how to break the pattern of sin.  

audio November 04, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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November 04, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Just because our culture has reassigned sin titles that are not nearly as offensive doesn't mean God no longer cares about sin. This is the first of 3 messages on killing sin. In this message we look at how to make sure you fail, and ways to move toward victory.  

audio October 28, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You Popular

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October 28, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You

Guilt and shame are two results of the fall that follow us to the grave. In this message we explore two distortions of the normal guilt and shame from the fall. They are guilt without shame and shame without guilt. The cross has the answer for both of these distortions.

 

audio October 21, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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October 21, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Unless a seed falls to the ground and dies it will not bear fruit. Our lives are that seed. I have been crucified with Christ it is no longer my life. A crucified life is a life that belongs to Christ - our agenda and all. In this message we look at four aspects of a crucified agenda. 

audio October 14, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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October 14, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

The Psalms are filled with heartfelt expressions of the battle between David's fallen soul and the Spirit of God. In this message we look at how our emotions flow from our sin-stained souls. This doesn't mean that feelings are sin, they are not, only that they flow from a damaged and insecure soul. This message will give you some practical ways to address anxiety, fear, worry, and panic.

audio October 07, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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October 07, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

"There is therefore now, no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus."  When you read this verse, do you add a phrase beginning with the word, "unless?" This week we look at our non-condemned state and we transition to how we practice living the crucified life. How important is this position? Find out in this message.  

audio September 30, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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September 30, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

What does Paul mean when he says, "If I do what I do not want, it is no longer I who do it?"  Is this the lamest excuse in the book, or was he saying something else.  In this second part of sermons on Romans 7 we will see what Paul was saying and explore the new crucified life, and the residual indwelling sin.   

audio September 23, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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September 23, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

In this message Paul begins to describe the battle that wages war inside of all believers. He explains that the law is good, but we are not.  You may find it odd, but the understanding that the law is good and the acute awareness that we are not righteous is a sign that we are Christians. In this message Pastor Dave also takes time to explain how we interpret Scripture and why it's important.

audio September 16, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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September 16, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Why did Jesus have to die? This is an important question to answer.  Although justice is a difficult concept the Scriptures are clear that God has assigned the wage of sin and then paid that wage through Jesus. We then have the privilege of proclaiming a crucified Savior who initiates our reconciliation, pays our debt, and forgives us.  

audio September 09, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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September 09, 2018 - Following Jesus Will Kill You (Pastor Dave Barber)

Today we introduced a new series called "Following Jesus Will Kill You."  This series is based on Galatians 2:20, "I have been crucified with Christ..."  This message starts the series by clarifying what it means to have been, PAST TENSE, crucified with Christ, and how we live that life out in flesh.  

audio September 02, 2018 - LIFE PRACTICES: Invest Eternally (Pastor Dave Barber) Popular

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September 02, 2018 - LIFE PRACTICES: Invest Eternally (Pastor Dave Barber)

The final sermon in the Life Practices series is on investing eternally.  As we grow spiritually we realize that we can trade temporary things for eternal ones.  This sermon focuses on three areas in which we can invest eternally. We can invest our resources, our character and our testimony for eternity.

audio August 26, 2018 - LIFE PRACTICES: Awe (Steven Blader) Popular

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August 26, 2018 - LIFE PRACTICES: Awe (Steven Blader)

Anxiety is the thief of awe. Anxiety causes us to focus primarily on our circumstances, and not focus on the things God has put around us to remind us of His glory. So how can we handle anxiety biblically? What kinds of things can we set our minds on to help us remember our awesome God? All of the means for our victory over the worries of life are rooted in a proper awe of our God.