In this sermon from our series through Nehemiah, Pastor Jeremy Treat examines Nehemiah’s first steps toward rebuilding Jerusalem: how he acted with long-term, rather than short-term, success in mind, how he shared his vision, and how he dealt with early opposition.
The holidays are considered a time of joy, but can we find joy in the midst of hardship? Pastor Jeremy Treat preaches from Nehemiah 8:1-12 on the joy found in the Lord regardless of circumstances, and how that joy sustains us through life.
How does King David’s life show us the beauty of humility, repentance, and trust in God? Pastor Jeremy Treat preaches from 2 Samuel 7:1-17 on King David’s strengths and weaknesses, which point us to the ultimate King and servant, Jesus Christ.
What binds a community together and causes it to flourish? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from Titus 3:8-11 on how a community dependent on God’s power, obedient to His word, and united in His love can endure hardships and be ready for every good work.
How does knowing and following the God of the Bible affect the way we live? Pastor Tim Chaddick preaches from 2 Samuel 7:1-22 on how God’s gracious promises shape our motives and character.
Jesus is the humble King who came to set things right in our chaotic world. Pastor Casey Fritz preaches from Matthew 21:1-22 on how God calls us to respond to Him with sincere worship.
How does Christ’s compassionate call to rest stand in opposition to human legalism? Pastor Jeremy Treat preaches from Matthew 12:1-14 on Jesus’ response to religious legalists who were offended by His compassion for others.
Jesus promises rest to those who turn to Him. How do we partake of that rest and what does it look like in our lives? Pastor Al Abdulla preaches from Matthew 11:20-30 on the wonderful rest that only Jesus can give.
1 Peter 2:24-25 tells us that Jesus loves His church and shepherds it with care. Pastor Tim Chaddick explains how Jesus calls us to let Him guide our lives as we live in community with one another.
Is work a necessary evil or an opportunity to glorify God? Pastor Tim Chaddick teaches from Matthew 5:16, wherein Jesus ordains our work with a transcendent purpose.
We all seek rest from the things we struggle with. Pastor Tim Chaddick teaches from Hebrews 4:11-16, which explains how Jesus alone is fully qualified to give us rest.
Can we find meaning and purpose in our work? Pastor Tim Chaddick teaches from Ecclesiastes 2:12-26, in which the benefits and limitations of work are explored.