NEW Convention 2020 Date - Aug 4-8

Little by little, a mother invests in her children. They grow and develop capacities for life. The Church is like this in what it does for us in spiritual things. We sow seeds that go deep and grow. Times of opportunity are used and there is long, patient care. (Galatians 4:25; Genesis 21:14-15) Speaker(s): Pastor […]

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Love in All These Things

Love opens our hearts. John the Apostle was a man of love. Love makes us kings on the inside. We are conquerors in Christ. Saul and Absalom were not kings on the inside. Their trust was in themselves and their flesh. See the good. Be planted and grow in Him. (Romans 8:37; Jeremiah 17:5) Speaker(s): […]

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Jesus and Love, Bigger Than Our Boxes

Our lives, we often reduce them to the small. The walls close in. Life shrinks and tightens all around. We can see things in very immature ways. Love leads us beyond childishness. Growing up, we learn unload our failures, frustrations, and fears at the Cross. We escape the control of reason and feeling and enter […]

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The Greatest of All Songs

Jesus, the Bridegroom, sings great things to His Church, His Bride. He seeks to draw us to Him. He awakens in us a love that is beyond all things. (Song of Solomon 1:1-4; 2:5-9) Speaker(s): Pastor Thomas Schaller Sermon 11848 7:00 PM on 3/4/2020   P. Schaller – When he comes back with trumpet sound. […]

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Meekness, God, Law and Love

Meekness relates to power that is under control. Think of a horse ridden by a small girl. This powerful animal does according to the will of the child. The Lord has all power and He has given the Law for order and decency. Still, He operates in gentleness, forgiveness, grace, and mercy. (John 8:1-8, Colossians […]

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Friendship Starts on Our Knees

When God connects us through the Spirit, we have friendships that run very deep. Mephibosheth was slandered and maligned by Ziba, and David was hasty in his judgment of him. But none of that mattered to Mephibosheth. He loved David and rejoiced when the king returned. The eternal purpose of God really protects our friendships. […]

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The Personal Way of Jesus

In John 11, Jesus comes to Martha and Mary who are mourning the death of their brother, Lazarus. Christ speaks to both of them right where they are. He touches them with the touch of God to meet their need. He doesn’t keep His ministry in a box. He gives doctrine and He shows care. […]

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The Reach and Roar of Christ

In John 11, Jesus comes to Martha and Mary who are mourning the death of their brother, Lazarus. Christ speaks to both of them right where they are. He touches them with the touch of God to meet their need. As He approached the tomb, He first wept, but then He groaned, roared in anger […]

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