Sermon Tag: Al Spitler

Receive The Child
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Receive The Child

Receive the Child  (December 10th, 2017) Big Idea:  God’s giving us Jesus comes with expectations of a positive personal response. Fallen nature:  My life and Jesus’ birth are only barely intertwined.  I have no idea what God wants from me in light of Jesus’ coming. Desired Result: That we would interpret the response God wants...

Believe The Child
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Believe The Child

Believe the Child Luke 126-38 Big Idea:  God wants us to believe things He says and intends. Fallen Nature:  I believe selectively. Desired Result:  That we would believe Him and act on what He says.

Prepare For The Child
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Prepare For The Child

Prepare For The Child   Luke 1:8-23 Big Idea: We should prepare for Jesus’ coming by repenting and asking others to repent Fallen Nature: We believe that we are not in need of anything significant to repent from. Desired result: Restored relationships with both God and family

Be Thoughtful
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Be Thoughtful

Happy Thanskgiving Eve! Be Thoughtful this Thanksgiving. Tell of all the wonders of the Lord. Join us as we give thanks to the Lord.

Be Thankful
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Be Thankful

Be Thankful 1 Chron 29:10-22 (19 Nov 2017) Big Idea: We ought to express our gratitude to God. Fallen Nature: I want to just keep on asking and I tend to forget about the praise part. Desired Result: 1. That we would praise God today. 2. That we would develop a plan to praise God...

Be Joyful
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Be Joyful

This week kicks off the three week Be Series. This week we explore what it looks like in scripture to Be Joyful.  We open scripture to see what the apostle Paul says about joy. We are challenged with the idea that when faced with the decision to choose darkness or choose light, we should choose light, the joy that can only come from God.

This We Believe Part 2
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This We Believe Part 2

This We Believe Part 2 Our message this week is for Reformation Sunday. This We believe explores some of the most foundational truths we believe about the gospel. Big idea: We should review foundational doctrines of our faith so that we will continue to please God in the way we live our lives. Fallen nature:...

The Message Of Blessing
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The Message Of Blessing

Message of Blessing I. All The World is In Need     A. We Have short memories Exod 32         1. Miraculous experiences have short lived results         2. Experiences don’t often affect the will – we still will to do our own thing     B. We have...

Revelation Of The Covenant
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Revelation Of The Covenant

Revelation of The Covenant September 24, 2017 Exodus 19-31 Big Idea: God prepares us for the future He has planned for us. Fallen nature: I really can only see what I want more than what God might be doing. Desired Result: That we would increasingly see the hand of God working in our lives and...