Sermons on Encouragement

Sermons on Encouragement

A Call to Discipleship: The Book of Revelation

As we continue to dig into the Book of Revelation, we see numerous themes that emerge. This week, Gary will be looking at the themes of evil and empire, and how ultimately the response to that is a call to discipleship. 

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Lydia

We’ve been looking at the lives of men and women in the Bible and what we can learn from them. This week, Gary is looking at Lydia, one of the “founders” of the church in Philippi!

Easter 2020

This Easter Sunday is truly different than any we have experienced before! Pastor Gary Bye looks at how the 3 Days that changed the world that first Easter echo in our lives today; particularly during this season of uncertainty.

Life as an Exile

Hopefully every part of our lives is changed when we have an eternity mindset; parenting, work, marriage, and even more regarding the choices we make.

Growing Faith – in one word

Deuteronomy 4-12, In considering Moses final instructions to the Israelites as they prepared to finally enter the Promised Land, we apply these truths to the wilderness experiences in our own lives. God’s faithfulness never changes; His promises are true. REMEMBER every example of His faithfullness in your life, obey His Commands.  When we find ourselves in hard places as a result of our own choices or the choices of others, remember every time God has delivered you in the past. …

Learning From the Angels

ADVENT TEACHING SERIES Join us on Sunday mornings this December and share in the discovery that we all play a part in the incredible Christmas story! During the four weeks of Advent leading up to Christmas, we will experience the anticipation of the prophets, the joyful proclamation of the angels, the journey of the shepherds and wise men to honor Jesus. And, we’ll learn how all of those guide and direct us to how we can prepare for and celebrate…

The Secret of Contentment

Philippians 4:13, Paul’s Letter to the Philippian Church is full of wisdom, practical application for our lives, and JOY!! Ironically, Paul wrote this joyful letter while he was in prison in Rome and we are going to spend 10 weeks studying through this book verse by verse. Join us every Sunday

Elijah & Elisha – Reproducting Faith

2 Timothy 2:2 – “You have heard me teach things that have been confirmed by many reliable witnesses. Now teach these truths to other trustworthy people who will be able to pass them on to others.”  Elijah is one of the “heroes” of faith in the Old Testament. His story is bold, mysterious, and inspiring. Join us for this 3-week series as we look at the inspirational faith of one of the most well known prophets.