Sermons tagged: jesus

Pastor Mike Thompson
September 25, 2016

John Series (50) The Pharisees; Round Two

Last week we were able to examine the story of a man whose sight was restored by Jesus from another view point. John has recorded the reaction of various people to the healing. Last week we saw the reaction this man’s parents to his healing. They confirmed that this man who was born blind was…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
September 18, 2016

John Series (49) Counting the Cost; Naming the Name

John Chapter 9 is the story (or narrative) about Jesus healing a blind man and then observing the way various people react to His work. Last week Pastor Dave spoke about the reaction of the Pharisees to the healing of the blind man. They stood in the position of judge and jury. Rather than celebrating…

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Pastor Dave Kallenbach
September 11, 2016

John Series (48) The Blind Questioning the Blind

Thank you to Pastor Dave Kallenbach for stepping in and preaching the next sermon in the John series!

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Pastor Mike Thompson
September 4, 2016

John Series (47) Will You Dance

The context of today’s passage is that Jesus and a large crowd had just left the temple courts from a week long celebration. In that celebration Jesus claimed to be living water and the light of the world. As he and His disciples were leaving the festival He came across a blind man and restored…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
August 28, 2016

John Series (46) Illness, Who Sinned?

In our last message from John we finished up chapter 8 which was the account of Jesus in the temple engaged in ministry during the Feast of Booths. In our text for today we will read about an event that occurred when Jesus and large crowds were leaving the feast.

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Pastor Mike Thompson
July 31, 2016

Love Greater Than Series -Shame & Hiding

This week we continue our mini series called; “Love Greater Than.” In the first week we discovered that love is greater than the division between political parties and race. Love demands that we do not fall into the worldly intentional trap of the devil of seeing some people as friends and others as enemies because…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
July 3, 2016

John Series (45) Before Abraham, I AM

Last week we heard the account of Jesus debating with a Jewish audience, some of whom were dismissive and insulting, even insinuating that Jesus was of the devil. Jesus replied that it was not He who had a demon but they were of the devil. His accusers wanted to kill Him and those who kill…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
June 12, 2016

Light of the World

Beginning in John Chapter 7 we have been studying the account of Jesus at the Festival of Tabernacles in Jerusalem. This Festival was Israel’s celebration of God’s protection and guidance as they left slavery in Egypt by walking through a great desert. God’s glory showed up in this desert as a great light in the…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
May 29, 2016

John Series (40) Jesus Dispute & Our Apologetic

Last week we read about Jesus at the Feast of Booths (aka Feast of Tabernacles). Jesus was speaking to a crowd of people who were trying to decide whether He was the Messiah. Many were convinced by the words of Jesus. They had saving faith as they heard the words of Jesus. Those with faith…

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Pastor Mike Thompson
May 22, 2016

John Series (39) Rivers of Living Water

Last week we discovered crowds of people seeking to discern whether Jesus was the Messiah. We also saw religious leaders filled with pride and blinded to the identity of Jesus. We then discovered the masses had a theology problem; crowds of people could not discern the identity of Jesus because they got their beliefs from…

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