Monthly Archives: May 2016

Focus

This Sunday we will look at the early church and see how we compare two thousand years later.  Sometime this week read Acts 2:42-47. What an exciting time to be a new believer!  These people loved God passionately, which compelled them to see everyone around them with God’s eyes. They were eager to help, willing […]

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Some Strong Preaching

This week we will pick up our Acts Sermon Series with Acts 2:14-41. This is Peter’s first sermon and it’s a powerful demonstration of a man filled with the Holy Spirit.  This is the same man who less than two months earlier denied knowing Jesus three times. This is the same Peter who abandoned the […]

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May 2016

Our memory verse this month is: “Work at everything you do with all your heart. Work as if you were working for the Lord.” Colossians 3:23a, NIrV   Week 1: Sometimes it seems like our kids honestly don’t see the dirty dishes on the counter, toothpaste in the sink, or shoes piled by the door. […]

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It’s All Grace

This week we will be veering away from our Acts Sermon Series for a special message to the 2016 Confirmation Class — all 17 of them! I will be sharing Romans 4:1-25.  This message isn’t just for the class of 8th and 9th graders, though. Maybe you are worn out from trying to be good […]

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Rev It Up!

The second chapter of Acts is a pivotal point in the life of the early church.  The arrival of the Holy Spirit was dramatic and powerful.  That same Spirit is available to us and at work within us. What could happen in our lives, our church, and throughout the Christian community if we were better at […]

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