Sermons

Pastor Mike Thompson
April 20, 2014

The Resurrection

EASTER SUNDAY – In the fourth and final installment of the Son of God series, Pastor Mike looks at the meaning and purpose of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the most important day in human history. Pastor Mike works through the resurrection event according to Matthew, reading passages and dissecting their meaning. He turns a…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
April 13, 2014

The Inauguration of Jesus

For Palm Sunday, Pastor Mike examines the The Triumphal Entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. Up until now Jesus had not widely broadcasted His identity. He knew that if He loudly broadcasted His identity as the Messiah there would be such a circus that He would have been unable to teach His disciples properly. Through…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
April 7, 2014

Old Testament Jesus

Names, Titles and Characters of Jesus Christ 1.—And Simon Peter Answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the Living God. Mat 16:16 The Son 1Jo 4:14 The Son of the living God Mat 16:16 The only begotten of the Father John 1:14 2.—Unto the Son he saith, Thy throne, O God, is…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
March 30, 2014

Rightly Related to Others

In the final installment of the Moving Forward series, Pastor Mike discusses what it means to be rightly related to each other. If we are not rightly related to one another there is no chance that God will trust us with growing numbers, more people coming to faith in Christ and more influence. On the…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
March 23, 2014

Rightly Related to God

The topic of being rightly related to God means studying salvation through the lens of relationships. It sounds funny to think about a relationship with God, because He is so much higher and smarter and wiser and more powerful and holy than us. Yet we can be in right relationship with God – it says…

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Pastor Brian Cole
March 16, 2014

How Will Your Files Read?

From “The Room” by Joshua Harris. I watched helplessly as He began to open the files and read the cards. I couldn’t bear to watch His response. And in the moments I could bring myself to look at His face, I saw a sorrow deeper than my own. He seemed to intuitively go to the…

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Sound of Hope President Chaz Lowder
March 9, 2014

Belize Missions Moment

“So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the good news about Christ.”  -Romans 10:17 Sound of Hope Ministries exists to create and cultivate a community where the gospel can be heard and spread. They are a team of 4 (plus 3 kids) with a heart for the people of San Pedro, Belize. Every day thousands…

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Loren Davidson
March 2, 2014

In the Blink of an Eye

How fast can this precious life be taken from you? Loren Davidson, an Elder here at Faith Free, recounts the horrific car accident that nearly took his life last May. After lots of physical therapy and support from his families (home and church), Loren was able to walk away in good health. But can we…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
February 23, 2014

Producing Fruit

What does fruitfulness mean? Good attitudes, good works, and its all thanks to Jesus. Fruitfulness as a goal is talked about many times in Scripture. Why is that specific word used in favor of more utilitarian words like “productive” or “effective”? What does producing fruit truly look like in our everyday lives? And how does…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
February 16, 2014

5 Ways to Kickstart Your Growth Part II

In the newest installment of the “Moving Forward” series, Pastor Mike examines more ways to kickstart our growth. Last week, we covered growth that comes vertically through our relationship with God. This week we will cover the ways in which we grow through relationships with others. Generosity, grace, empowering and growing. These are the things…

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