Yearly Archives: 2016

Relying on God

On Sunday, July 31, our Youth Leader, Andy Dresseler, will be leading the service and preaching. He will be sharing from 2 Corinthians 1:8-11. Come and support Andy in his ministry to Emanuel! Songs We’re Singing This Week: “What A Friend We Have in Jesus”, “Trust and Obey”  

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How Might We Respond?

This Sunday’s message will be focusing on Acts 4:23-31 as we continue in our study of the book of Acts. Last week we heard how Peter and John were called to appear before the Jewish leaders and were told to stop preaching in Jesus’ name. Peter told the religious ruling council that they had to […]

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No Other One

This week’s message will be from Acts 4:1-12. Peter and John were brought before the Sanhedrin to explain how they were able to heal a crippled man. Peter gave them more than they asked for. There is an important warning in this passage for the contemporary church. We (the church in general) seem to be working […]

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Peter’s Hook

This Sunday we’ll be continuing our journey through the book of Acts, looking at Acts 3:1-26. When Peter came across a lame man begging for money, Peter offered him something much better than silver or gold. Peter offered this broken man not only the ability to walk, but eternal life through Jesus Christ. This world seems […]

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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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