Being Known

What does it mean to be truly known? This sermon looks at how in the age of social media and constant texting, we place cheap and shallow connections on an altar. In John 4, the Samaritan woman met Jesus at the well, and she was rid of her shame and guilt. When we truly experience Jesus and allow ourselves to …

Being Known

October 11, 2020
What does it mean to be truly known? This sermon looks at how in the age of social media and constant texting, we place cheap and shallow connections on an…

God’s Compassion Compels Compassion

Bible Text: Jonah 4 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Jonah: The Prodigal Prophet | God calls us to compassion, even for those it seems impossible to show grace to. In this sermon, we see how Jonah was called to show compassion to the Ninevites, despite how wicked they were. Even in his refusal, God was pursuing both grace for …

The Righteous Pagans

Bible Text: Jonah 1:11-17 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Jonah: The Prodigal Prophet | Even if we are doing all of the “right Christian things”, it is possible to still have a hardness of heart towards God, which can be revealed by a hardness towards other people. This sermon looks at how Jonah was hardened towards those outside of …

Obsessed with the Cross

Bible Text: Galatians 6:11-18 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Galatians | What is truly important is being a “new creation.” Works don’t please God, power, acclaim doesn’t please or impress him, what he wants from us is to become a new creation in Christ. If that is how we can summarize Galatians, then we should be concerned about knowing …

What is truly important is being a “new creation.” Works don’t please God, power, acclaim doesn’t please or impress him, what he wants from us is to become a new…

Galatians 5:13 – Freedom is Far From Selfish

Bible Text: Galatians 5:13-15 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Galatians | In this sermon Matt Simpson looks at how Paul defines freedom in his letters to the Galatians. As Christians we have freedom from sin, as well as freedom to approach God and to be in relationship with Him. Our society looks at freedom as individual liberty, but in …

Galatians 5:7-12

Bible Text: Galatians 5:7-12 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Galatians | Galatians 5 shows how the cross was not politically correct when Paul was writing to the churches of Galatia, just as it is not politically correct now. Society still wants us to add different cultural movements to the gospel, but if we are following the true gospel, it …

Galatians 5:7-12

June 14, 2020
Galatians 5 shows how the cross was not politically correct when Paul was writing to the churches of Galatia, just as it is not politically correct now. Society still wants…

Galatians 3:14-22 – What Do We Do With the Law?

Bible Text: Galatians 3:14-22 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Galatians | Truths to be reminded of: 1. No one has ever been justified by works. Ever. 2. God doesn’t change. Ever. 3. The Law exposes that on your best day, you are as desperately wicked as your worst day. Always. 4. The Law did not give life and your …

Good Friday: Why Are You Afraid?

Bible Text: Matthew 27:32-50 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | In Matthew 27:32-50, the reality of the cross is that Jesus really *died.” His death disheartened the disciples, but it brought a new reality – HOPE. And yet, in those dark moments of the cross, God was dealing with sin, death, and hopelessness. Jesus asked His disciples during His ministry, “Why …

In Matthew 27:32-50, the reality of the cross is that Jesus really *died." His death disheartened the disciples, but it brought a new reality - HOPE. And yet, in those…

Galatians 1:6-10 – Jesus+ Anything= Nothing

Bible Text: Galatians 1:6-10 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Galatians | Matt Simpson preaches on Paul’s rebuke of the Galatians, as they deserted the gospel. He discusses people who teach that salvation is achieved through anything more than Jesus dying on the cross, and why adding anything to the gospel kills it. He emphasizes that the only road to …