Thirsting For God (John 7:37–39)

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The following sermon, preached on May 21st, 2017, focuses on Jesus as the quencher of our souls. We all thirst for real purpose, value, and love in our lives. How do we get it? The answer is Jesus.

A link to the audio is found below. Click on the link for the audio. And we apologize for the not perfect quality of the audio!

http://vocaroo.com/i/s0Zj6vLNbtQs

Receive The Holy Spirit: John 20:19–31

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The following sermon, preached on April 23th, 2017, focuses on the often overlooked importance of Jesus’ breathing of the Holy Spirit. This sacramental act recalls the creation of human beings in Genesis. As new creations in Christ through the power of the Spirit, Christians are now empowered to live and minister in a Spirit-gifted, Spirit-enabled, and Spirit-dependent existence—even in the face of persecution.

A link to the audio is found below. Click on the link for the audio.

http://vocaroo.com/i/s0l26lL8iauq

The Power of God For Us Today: Ezekiel 37:1–14

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The following sermon, preached on April 2nd, 2017, focuses on Ezekiel’s Valley of Dry Bones. Most churches that are waning in number do not realize how GOOD they have it. Most have a roof, a baptistry, heating and air conditioning—but none of those things really matter. Most importantly, they have the Holy Spirit of God breathing new life into dry bones, with Christ, the head of the Church. The power of God for us today is the power to turn life to death, lifelessness into abundance of life, and empowerment for mission in the world, now! The challenge for the waning-in-number Church, or any Church: are you telling your friends, your coworkers, your neighbors, your “random people you see,” about God, the Gospel, or the Church? “Faith comes from hearing the message” (Romans 10:17) and “And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard?” “As it is written: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” (10:14–15). Spread the word about how GOOD you have it!

The audio is below. We apologize for poor quality:

http://vocaroo.com/i/s15jmb0nQSKx