December Nights, Nearness

Bible Text: Hebrews 4:16 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: December Nights We are reminded from Hebrews 4:16 that we are invited into God’s presence and urged to be confident when we approach Him. This is because of Christmas and the invitation to nearness at Jesus’ birth.

December Nights – Consolation

Bible Text: Luke 2:25 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: December Nights In Luke 2:25, Simeon is described as someone who was waiting on the “consolation of Israel.” That means comfort. Listen in and learn how Christmas brings great comfort to all peoples.

December Nights – Sing. Proclaim. Declare

Bible Text: Psalm 89:1-2 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: December Nights In our first December Nights service of 2017, we are urged to sing, proclaim, and declare our joy in Jesus. Christmas abolishes silence. Through scripture, we are urged to verbalize our affection and wonder for Jesus – not just at Christmas but year-round.

Christmas War: A Rescue Story

Bible Text: Luke 2:8-10 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: December Nights You might not think that a stable is a great place to start an effective war. Nor that a baby would be the warrior that delivered a world from bondage and slavery. Nor that the principal weapon that God would wield through Immanuel would be joy. But that’s …

Christmas Change: New Hearts

Bible Text: Luke 3:1-18 | Speaker: Darrell Cook | Series: December Nights In this message from Luke 3, Darrell Cook shares thoughts about the importance of preparing a place for Jesus in our lives all year, and not just on Christmas. Through studying the ministry of John the Baptist, we are able to identify three practical ways to prepare our …

Christmas Change, New Hearts

Bible Text: Luke 1:46-55 | Speaker: Trey Moore | Series: December Nights This message explores the simplicity and beauty of the birth of Christ. The wonder of how God worked to send the Messiah, who was also His Son provokes awe. Trey Moore examines how Christmas should lead us to personal worship.

Christmas Come: The Foretold Messiah

Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: December Nights The Story we will be telling in December is one of amazing beauty. The beginning of the Story of Jesus was not when Gabriel announced to Mary that she would have a child by the Holy Spirit. Rather, when God spoke Creation into existence, Jesus was there. Jesus was the Agent of Creation. …

We Are Sent

Bible Text: Revelation 7:9-10 | Speaker: Neal Nelson | Series: December Nights In this message, Associate Pastor Neal Nelson concludes our December Nights series about the Sentness of God. “Sending” is in God’s DNA, Neal says, and because we are His people, it is also part of our identity. God sent Jesus, and He also sends us into our world.

We Are Sent

December 27, 2015
In this message, Associate Pastor Neal Nelson concludes our December Nights series about the Sentness of God. "Sending" is in God's DNA, Neal says, and because we are His people,…

The Sentness of Christ

Bible Text: Isaiah 52-53, John 17 | Speaker: Alex Kacere | Series: December Nights Alex Kacere teaches on Isaiah 52-53 and John 17 about how Jesus being “sent” means that Christians also are to live sent lives.