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2017 SERMONS:

June 25, 2017         Chased by God

June 18, 2017         Longing for a New Life

June 11, 2017        The Contentment of Discontentment

June 4, 2017           ...and Do Not Be Afraid

May 28, 2017          24: Touchstones

May 21, 2017          24: Those Other Gods

May 14, 2017          24: Joshua's Household

May 7, 2017            24: Embracing the Challenge of Joshua 24

April 30, 2017         No sermon as such that day

April 23, 2017         Enjoy the Path (David Weidner, guest speaker)

April 16, 2017         Drawn to Jesus, Crucified and Risen

April 9, 2017           Reviving Discipleship: Temples and Disciples

April 2, 2017           Reviving Discipleship: Disciples in Place

March 26, 2017       Reviving Discipleship: Discipleship for Real Days

March 19, 2017       Reviving Discipleship: The Decision

March 12, 2017       Reviving Discipleship: The Demand

March 5, 2017         Reviving Discipleship: The Design (Did not record)

February 26, 2017  Reviving Discipleship: Where He Leads I'll Follow??

February 19, 2017  Reviving Discipleship: Where He Leads I'll Follow?

February 12, 2017  Reviving Discipleship: Opening Tip

February 5, 2017   What's the Point?

January 29, 2017   Out Into Deep Water: Led by the Spirit to Serve

January 22, 2017   Life Lessons from Jesus (Did not record)

January 15, 2017   Hearts Devoted to God in Love

January 8, 2017    Growing Hearts Toward God: Cultivating a Fast and Soft Heart

January 1, 2017    Prayers for a New Time

 

A Conversation with JOHN CLAYTON - DOES GOD EXIST? (October 30 and November 4-6, 2016)    

October 30, 2016 Bible Class: The New Atheism and the New Science and God

October 30, 2016 Sermon: Why I Left Atheism

November 4, 2016, Presentation #1: The Cosmos - An Evidence for God's Creation

November 4, 2016, Presentation #2: The Source - Design or Creation?

November 5, 2016, Presentation #3: Who Created  God and How Are We In His Image?

November 5, 2016, Presentation #4: How Do We Know the Bible Is God's Word?

November 6, 2016, Sermon: What Kind of Faith Do You Have?                               

2016 SERMONS:

December 25, 2016  And the Word Became Flesh... (Did not record)

December 18, 2016   Christmas Chorus for Female Voices

December 11, 2016   Have Yourself a Messy Little Christmas

December 4, 2016   The Wedding of Love and Reality

November 27, 2016  Relationships at Cross Purposes

November 20, 2016  "Friendly Thoughts"

November 13, 2016  Can You Command Love? (not recorded)

November 6, 2016  (John Clayton; see above)

October 30, 2016  (John Clayton; see above)

October 23, 2016  Proverbial Friendship

October 16, 2016   Friends of Sinners? 

October 9, 2016    (Paul Kee, guest speaker; recording not available)

October 2, 2016   Friends of Jesus

September 25, 2016   Clay Jars (Carson Reed, guest speaker)

September 18, 2016   Time, Christ, and Lives with Laser Focus

September 11, 2016  Time That Counts

September 4, 2016  Can You See It? (Mike DeCamp, guest speaker)

August 28, 2016   Leading from Behind (The Leader)

August 21, 2016   Trained by Jesus for Leading

August 14, 2016   There Will Be No Parties: A Very Few Hellish Thoughts

August 7, 2016     God is a God of Encouragement (Terry Gardner, guest speaker)

July 31, 2016        Mastering Morals

July 24, 2016        The Serious (Spiritual) Business of Marriage

July 17, 2016         Re-Envisioning Marriage

July 10, 2016         Marriage on the Rocks

July 3, 2016           Joyous Living, Says Yahweh

June 26, 2016        Lest You Get the Wrong Impression (Some Thoughts on Sex)

June 19, 2016        Turning Off the Power on Pornography

June 12, 2016        Leaving No Place for Pornography

June 5, 2016          Speaking About It So That It is Unheard Of (Pornography)

May 29, 2016         The Grateful Living

May 22, 2016         Spiritual Warfare (Manuel Gonzales, guest speaker)

May 15, 2016         Dying With the Most Toys (Greed)

May 8, 2016           Holy Anger

May 1, 2016            A Short Fuse, Easily Lit (Anger)

April 24, 2016        The Reclamation Project (Robert Oglesby, guest speaker)

April 17, 2016         The Proverbial Slippery Slope

April 10, 2016         Dressing for Holiness

April 3, 2016           Living the Truth of the Gospel

March 27, 2016       Resurrection Hope

March 20, 2016       One of Seven: Moving Toward Resurrection

March 13, 2016       Romans: The Journey is Not Over

March 6, 2016         Romans: Together on Mission

February 28, 2016  Romans: Foundation for Growth

February 21, 2016  Romans: Watching What You Eat, Among Other Things

February 14, 2016  Romans: Life in Two Worlds

February 7, 2016    Romans: Christ-Followers Inside and Out

January 31, 2016    Romans: The Beginning of Living Sacrifice

January 24, 2016    Romans: Lordship Illustrated

January 17, 2016    Romans: Sovereignly Chosen, Choosing to BE Chosen

January 10, 2016    Romans Reboot

January 3, 2016      The Year of Living Dangerously Godly

2015 SERMONS:

December 27, 2015   Everything I Need to Know in Life is in Matthew 6 (Craig Hill, speaker)

December 20, 2015  Reduced for Christmas

December 13, 2015  Romans: A Conquering Certainty

December 6, 2015  Romans: You Can't Beat It (2): But You're Not Playing That Game Anymore, Anyway

November 29, 2015  Romans: You Can't Beat It (1): But Don't Join It!

November 22, 2015  Romans: Living Grace-fully

November 15, 2015  Romans: What's Baptism Got to Do With It?

November 8, 2015  Romans: Life at Peace

November 1, 2015  Romans: This is What We Mean By "Trust" (Did not record)

October 25, 2015    Romans: Salvation by Trust

October 18, 2015    Romans: Has Your Heart Been Baptized?

October 11, 2015    Romans: Wait? This is Good News?

October 4, 2015      Romans: Shamelessly Good News

September 27, 2015    "Romans" is Not Just the Name of the Letter

September 20, 2015   Life and Death Meet on the Road (Mike Allen, guest speaker)

September 13, 2015  Investing in the Future

September 6, 2015  Growing Hearts in Community: Reiteration and Wrap-Up

August 30, 2015  Growing Hearts in Community: Won't You Be a Neighbor?

August 23, 2015  Growing Hearts in Community: Some Practical Considerations

August 16, 2015  A New Day: The Story of Redemption (Chris Kirby)

August 9, 2015   More on Growing Hearts in Community

August 2, 2015   Growing Hearts in Community

July 26, 2015      Growing Hearts Toward God: Wrap Up (For Now...)

July 19, 2015      Growing Hearts Toward God: Led by the Spirit to Serve

July 12, 2015      Growing Hearts Toward God: Trained by Christ for Life (2)

July 5, 2015        Growing Hearts Toward God: Trained by Christ for Life

June 28, 2015     Chris Shelby, missionary from Rwanda, guest speaker

June 21, 2015     Growing Hearts Toward God: Devoted to God in Love (2)

June 14, 2015     Growing Hearts Toward God: Devoted to God in Love

June 7, 2015        Growing Hearts Toward God

May 31, 2015        The Mind of the Master: The Beginning Point of True Wisdom (Did not record)

May 24, 2015        Remembering Jesus

May 17, 2015        The Mind of the Master: Fixing or Finding?

May 10, 2015        Children of God

May 3, 2015          The Mind of the Master: When Did We Act Like You?

April 26, 2015       The Mind of the Master: Living This Moment, Into the Future

April 19, 2015        The Mind of the Master: The Gentle Boldness of Jesus

April 12, 2015        The Mind of the Master: The Inescapable Move from Watching to Doing

April 5, 2015           Easter: Does Resurrection Have a "V" in It?

March 29, 2015       The Mind of the Master: A Hill Worth Dying On

March 22, 2015       The Mind of the Master: Saturated with Scripture

March 15, 2015       The Mind of the Master: Who's the Enemy?

March 8, 2015         The Mind of the Master: The Courage to Live

March 1, 2015         No worship; it was a snow day!

February 22, 2015   The Mind of the Master: Free to be Clever

February 15, 2015   The Mind of the Master: Choosing Trust

February 8, 2015     The Mind of the Master: Enlarging the Tent

February 1, 2015     The Mind of the Master: Next Level Focus

January 25, 2015     The Mind of the Master: A Practiced Focus

January 18, 2015     The Mind of the Master: Patient, Patiently Developed

January 11, 2015     The Mind of the Master: Getting Started

January 4, 2015       2015: One Thing with Questions

2014 SERMONS:

December 28, 2014   Living the "Rest of the Story"

December 21, 2014   What Grace Teaches Us

December 14, 2014   Scrooge's Learning Curve

December 7, 2014     Qualities of Life: The Life God Calls Us to Live

November 30, 2014   Qualities of Life: The Gospel in a Word? (Did not record)

November 23, 2014   Qualities of Life: Life Together

November 16, 2014   Qualities of Life: Target in Sight

November 9, 2014     Qualities of Life: In for the Long Haul

November 2, 2014     Qualities of Life: Taking Charge of Me

October 26, 2014       Qualities of Life: Knowing the Lord

October 19, 2014       Qualities of Life: The Excellent Pursuit

October 12, 2014       Qualities of Life: Building on Trust

October 5, 2014         Qualities of Life: Big Picture First

September 28, 2014  The How and Who of Leadership

September 21, 2014 Called into God's Mission (Guest Speaker: Rubel Shelly) and Statement by Kent Brantly

September 14, 2014 More Aroma: Stories to Tell, Stories Yet to Tell

September 7, 2014   More Aroma: The Aroma of Following Jesus

August 31, 2014       More Aroma: What Are We Afraid Of?

August 24, 2014       Expressing Our Thankfulness to God for Kent's Healing

August 17, 2014       More Aroma: Measuring Difference

August 10, 2014       More Aroma: Take, Then Give

August 3, 2014         "But If Not..."

July 27, 2014            Initial Response to Kent Brantly's Diagnosis

July 20, 2014            More Aroma: Signs and Wonders

July 13, 2014            More Aroma: To Boldly (and Humbly) Go...

July 6, 2014             More Aroma: Practicing Christ-like Humility

June 29, 2014           Soldiers of Love In the Army of God
                                 
 (Bryan Hixson, missionary in Rwanda)

June 22, 2014           More Aroma: Two-Way Communication

June 15, 2014           More Aroma: Seeing People As God Sees People

June 8, 2014             More Aroma: The Hospitality of the Gospel

June 1, 2014             More Aroma: Worst Case Scenario-Church Visit

May 25, 2014            Power of Community
                                 
(Chris Kirby, speaker; did not record)

May 18, 2014            "Until" and "Nevertheless"

May 11, 2014            Mom's Pride and Joy

May 4, 2014              On a Day Celebrating Success, Words on Failure

April 27, 2014           Looking for Ponies

April 20, 2014           Surprise Witness

April 13, 2014           What We Owe the Past, What We Owe the Future
                                  
(Bob Herndon, guest speaker) 
                                  (Celebrating 50 years  at this site)

April 6, 2014             The Aroma of Christ: Now Is the Day of Salvation

March 30, 2014         The Aroma of Christ: Representing Christ

March 23, 2014         The Aroma of Christ: A Ministry of Reconciliation

March 16, 2014         The Aroma of Christ: It Matters How You Love

March 9, 2014           The Aroma of Christ: It Matters What You Know

March 2, 2014           (No assembly due to snow and ice storm)

February 23, 2014    The Aroma of Christ: It's That Smell Thing Again

February 16, 2014    Things That Accompany Salvation
                                  
(David McElwain, speaker)
                                  (Did not record)

February 9, 2014      Thinking About Heaven

February 2, 2014      Living Into Glory

January 26, 2014      What's the Mission?

January 19, 2014      In the Year of the Lord...

January 12, 2014      Standing at the Bank of the River
                                  
(Tom Rellinger, guest speaker)

January 5, 2014        (No assembly due to snow storm)

2013 Sermons

December 29, 2013   Voices for 2014

December 22, 2013   Giving Birth to Hope
                                  
(Did not record)

December 15, 2013  Got Room?

December 8, 2013    Aroma of Christ: Aiming to Please

December 1, 2013    Aroma of Christ: We Trust God, and so...

November 24, 2013  Aroma of Christ: The Sweet Smell of Success?

November 17, 2013  Aroma of Christ: Light in a Jar

November 10, 2013  Aroma of Christ: We Proclaim Jesus Christ as Lord

November 3, 2013    Aroma of Christ: The Smell of Transformation

October 27, 2013      Seimpre Familia Iglesia de Cristo
                                    
(guest speaker: Manuel Gonzales)

October 20, 2013      Aroma of Christ: Transforming Presence

October 13, 2013      Aroma of Christ: Spirit Competence

October 6, 2013         Aroma of Christ: An Authentic Look and Smell

September 29, 2013   Facing the Unpleasant Realities

September 22, 2013  Facing the Unpleasant Realities
                                  (interview with Beth Law)

September 15, 2013  Paul on Mission

September 8, 2013  Funding Our Mission

September 1, 2013  A Wee Bit of Compelling

August 25, 2013     Moving in Line with the Master

August 18, 2013     Hide and Seek (Luke 15)
                                    
(Chris Kirby)

August 11, 2013     For the Sake of the World
                                   
(Did not record)

August 4, 2013       Who's Welcome Here?

July 28, 2013           Some Moral Basics: A Few Take Aways

July 21, 2013           The Call of God and Your Life
                                   
(Kent Brantly)

July 14, 2013           Listening to the Lord's Supper

July 7, 2013            Neighborhoods
                           (Chris Kirby)

June 30, 2013         Some Moral Basics: In Light of Recent Events...

June 23, 2013         Some Moral Basics: The Place to Stand (2)

June 16, 2013         Some Moral Basics: The Place to Stand (1)

June 9, 2013            Pivot and Proceed

June 2, 2013            Some Moral Basics: What Are Bodies For?

May 26, 2013           Some Moral Basics: The Weight of Words

May 19, 2013           Called in Time (Did not record)
                           (Dale Robinson) 

May 12, 2013           Some Moral Basics: Open Hands Have a Light Hold

May 5, 2013              Some Moral Basics: A Heart-y Generosity

April 28, 2013          Some Moral Basics: Favoring the Easy Fix?

April 21, 2013          Some Moral Basics: A Seismic Societal Shift

April 14, 2013          Some Moral Basics: Living for Christ in a Sex-Obsessed Society

April 7, 2013             Worship, Whatever the Circumstances
                                     
(Songs led by Gary Myers and brief talks by Greg York interwoven together
)

March 31, 2013         To Whom Can We Go?

March 24, 2013         Some Moral Basics: Friend of Sinners?

March 17, 2013         Some Moral Basics: To Love Abnormally Well

March 10, 2013         Some Moral Basics: But It's Only a Little Violence

March 3, 2013           Some Moral Basics: Holiness and Desire

February 24, 2013    Some Moral Basics: Where We Live Now

February 17, 2013    Where are You?
                                
     (Dale Robinson)

February 10, 2013    Philippians: Your Part in the Drama of Salvation
                                      
(Did not record)

February 3, 2013      Plant and Cultivate
                                      (Chris Kirby)

January 27, 2013      Philippians: Trusting the One Who Sustains

January 20, 2013      Philippians: That "Joy" Thing, Again

January 13, 2013      Philippians: Conflict on the Way of the Cross

January 6, 2013         Communion Thoughts and Shepherd's Prayer
                                       
(Jeff Miller and Mike DeCamp, respectively)

2012 Sermons

December 30, 2012  Always Ending and Beginning

December 23, 2012  The Song We Were Born to Hear

December 16, 2012  What Waiting Looks Like

December 9, 2012     Derived Excellence and Vision 2013 Presentation
                                       (Greg York, Chris Kirby, Mark McKee, Dale Robinson)

December 2, 2012     Philippians: Good Runners and Good Citizens

November 25, 2012  Philippians: The Power of the Cross

November 18, 2012  Philippians: The New "Ordinary"

November 11, 2012  Philippians: The Word on Unity

November 4, 2012   Voting, Discipleship, and Disaster

October 28, 2012     Philippians: Living the New Perspective

October 21, 2012     Philippians: Gaining a New Perspective

October 14, 2012     Philippians: A Gospeled Joy

October 7, 2012       Philippians: Earthy Saints

September 30, 2012   Reaching Legion - The Blessings are Many
                                         (Robert Cox, Men's Advance speaker)

September 23, 2012   Kingdom Leadership, Part 3: Wise Men

September 16, 2012   Kingdom Leadership, Part 2: Leading Followers

September 9, 2012     Kingdom Leadership, Part 1: Leading!

September 2, 2012     Communion Thoughts and Shepherd's Prayer
                                         (Jeff Miller and Craig Hill, respectively)

August 26, 2012     In Step with God: Confessing Life

August 19, 2012     In Step with God: Environmental Changes

August 12, 2012     Kingdom of the Impossible
                                    (Chris Shelby, missionary in Rwanda)

August 5, 2012        In Step with God: A Life of Change

July 29, 2012            In Step with God: A Life of Faithfulness

July 22, 2012            In Step with God: A Life of Believing

July 15, 2012           In Step with God: A Life of Listening

July 8, 2012               Praying for Forgiveness (Psalm 51)
                                      (Bob Herndon)

July 1, 2012               Living Images

June 24, 2012           The Leading Partner

June 17, 2012           Partners with God

June 10, 2012           Being Really Devoted
                                     (Did not record)

June 3, 2012             Church for Real

May 27, 2012            Pentecost Again

May 20, 2012           Faithful Prayers

May 13, 2012            Standing in the Power of God Alone

May 6, 2012              A Rite of Passage and Seeing the "Right" Passage

April 29, 2012          In a Workaday World

April 22, 2012           For Children's Sake

April 15, 2012           Marriage and Mystery

April 8, 2012              Resurrection Home and Away

April 1, 2012              Boldly Submitted

March 25, 2012          When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
                                       (Jerry Rushford)

March 18, 2012         Songs of the Heart

March 11, 2012         Makeover, Not Just Clean Up

March 4, 2012            Setting the Darkness Alight

February 26, 2012    Make Every Day "Opposite Day!"

February 19, 2012    Avoiding Identity Theft

February 12, 2012    Speaking the Truth in Love

February 5, 2012      Accepting the Gifts

January 29, 2012      Doing Together

January 22, 2012      A Life Prayer for Life Power

January 15, 2012      International Men and Women of Mystery

January 8, 2012       The God Who Sees Me (Dale Robinson)

January 1, 2012        2012, Like You Mean It

 

2011 Sermons

December 25, 2011 Your Mission, Should You Decide to Accept It...

December 18, 2011 "God With Us"

December 11, 2011 Shed a Little Light

December 4, 2011   This Is Your Time! (Mike DeCamp)

November 27, 2011 Three Skills for the Holiday Season (Mark Willis)

November 20, 2011 Ephesians: Moves and Transitions

November 13, 2011Ephesians: Choosing Grace (2) - A Heavenly
                                      Performance

November 6, 2011   Perspective - It Changes Everything
                                      (Tom Rellinger)

October 30, 2011     Ephesians: Choosing Grace (1) - Dead People
                                      Walking

October 23, 2011     Ephesians: God-Powered, Prayer-Filled, Living
                                      Hope

October 16, 2011     Ephesians: Blessing Upon Blessing
                                                   (Did not record)

October 9, 2011       Giving Principles (Terry Gardner)

October 2, 2011       On a Mission from God: Starting Ephesians

Earlier 2011 SERMONS

April 3, 2011               Initiation and Participation

April 10, 2011             Baptism in Action

April 17, 2011            Baptism Gifts

April 24, 2011          What's Coming Next

May 1, 2011                 Compassion Sunday (Chris Kirby) 

May 8, 2011                 Mary's Mother's Day

May 15, 2011               Flip the Script (Ken Durham)

May 22, 2011               Cello Lessons

May 29, 2011               Remember God

June 5, 2011                What Kind of God?

June 12, 2011              Did not record (Dale Robinson)

June 19, 2011              Maturing Effort

June 26, 2011              In the Direction of Maturity

July 3, 2011                  A Chosen Race...A Holy Nation

July 10, 2011               Trading in the Elephant

July 17, 2011               Growing Hearts Toward God
                                                   (Mike DeCamp, Greg York)

July 24, 2011               There's Power in the Words

July 31, 2011               Where the Kingdom Is

August 7, 2011            The Kingdom Is Like...
                                       (Did not record)

August 14, 2011          A Vision of the Kingdom

August 21, 2011          Kingdom Life

August 28, 2011          The King's Archrival

September 4, 2011     A Church Moving Toward The Kingdom
                                                    
(Did not record)

September 11, 2011   Ten Years On: A 9/11 Rememberance

September 18, 2011   Vision and Identity

September 25, 2011   Pandor-ing to Self
                                         (Did not record)

2012 MEN'S ADVANCE with ROBERT COX:

Friday, Sept 28         Revive_Session One

Saturday, Sept 29    Revive_Session Two

                                  Revive_Session Three


MEN'S BREAKFAST:

August 4, 2012         Returning From a Dark Place
                                 (Keith Stillinger)