Loving the Other

Bible Text: Jonah 1:3-8 | Speaker: Scott Anderson | Series: Jonah: The Prodigal Prophet | Jonah was called to love those starkly different from him, or “the other”; yet, he ran in the opposite direction. Despite that, God used “the other” to draw Jonah back to himself. This sermon prompts us to consider where in our lives we are running …

Created & Called: Genesis 34 – Jacob’s Family Troubles

Bible Text: Genesis 35 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: Created and Called | As the story of his life nears its end in Genesis, Jacob’s family challenges seem to multiple. In Genesis 35, Jacob is betrayed by his eldest son, Reuben, and he experiences the death of three people very close to him;  his father and beloved wife, Rachel. …

Created & Called: Genesis 27- Doubly Duped

Bible Text: Genesis 27 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: Created and Called | This sermon examines Jacob and Esau, and the ways that Jacob deceived his father to take Esau’s blessing. In Jacob’s “performance act” and through Esau’s desperation we see that God uses both for redemption, and that we can look to Jesus to be free from performing.

Created & Called: Genesis 26- Dig Another Well

Bible Text: Genesis 26 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: Created and Called | This sermon looks at Isaac and the ways that God blessed him in a famine because of God’s character in keeping his covenant with Abraham. From Isaac we see that we must not lose heart in a famine, because even Jesus himself endured hardship, but God’s …

Created and Called: Genesis 25 – An Unhealthy Appetite

Bible Text: Genesis 25:27-34 | Speaker: Matt Kesler | Series: Created and Called | This sermon looks at the story of Jacob and Esau, and how Esau was governed by his appetite trading his birthright for a bowl of stew. From this we can learn to invite the Lord into orienting our minds for a long term perspective instead of …

Created & Called: Genesis 22 – Abraham’s Sacrifice

Bible Text: Genesis 22:1-19 | Speaker: Matt Simpson | Series: Created and Called | Matt Simpson shares the story of Abraham and Issac’s journey to the mountain to make a sacrifice to the Lord. Matt compares some of Abraham’s life moments of failure and great faith and relates Abraham’s life to our life as believers today. Abraham displayed complete trust …

Created & Called: Genesis 21 – God’s Perfect Timing

Bible Text: Genesis 21:1-21 | Speaker: Neal Nelson | Series: Created and Called | Neal Nelson goes through Genesis 21:1-7 to show how God fulfilled his promise to Abraham in his perfect timing. Abraham and Sarah have a son named Isaac who is in the line of the future messiah. Neal compares the similarities between Abraham’s son Isaac and God’s …

Genesis 16 – God Sees Me

Bible Text: Genesis 16 | Speaker: Matt Kesler | Series: Created and Called | Sometimes obeying God isn’t very easy. Sometimes it doesn’t make a lot of sense, but we have to remember that God sees us and knows what is going on. We have to make the decision to obey God, and we see that as we look at …

Created & Called, Genesis 12 – Faith Revealed

Bible Text: Genesis 12:1-9 | Speaker: Jeff Noble | Series: Created and Called As our study turns to Abram, this message identifies the reality of obedience as proof of faith. The story of Abram’s call and response is both inspirational and instructive for our own, and it show us that God can be trusted to love and care for us.