Sermon Archives: September2014

Pastor Mike Thompson
September 28, 2014

Made to Treasure

This is the beginning of a new series in which we will focus on treasuring Jesus. The big picture for this story is that Jesus offers life, hope, joy and blessing as we get our life from Him. Conversely, as we focus on the creation and not the creator our lives will fall into disorder,…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
September 21, 2014

The Church Illustrated Part 2

This week we are going to cover another metaphor from Scripture that describes the Church. The Bible describes each believer as a living stone that is gathered by Jesus and built along with other believers into a dwelling place for Himself. The Bible calls each believer a temple of The Holy Spirit. The Bible also teaches that…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
September 14, 2014

The Church Illustrated

In the fourth installment of The Prevailing Church series, we will look at one of the metaphors the Bible uses to describe the church – that of the “Body of Christ.” In the future we may visit another example or two of other metaphors the Bible uses, as there are many. The first and most…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
September 7, 2014

Measures of Success

This week we are going to look at how one might measure a successful church, a true church, and a pure church. How does a church know if it is on the right track and doing the right stuff? Let’s begin by looking at some of the common but not so biblical ways in which…

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