Do you or a loved one struggle with depression or the desire to die? How does God feed our need for his presence to give us hope and life?
Sermon: Got Bread?
Texts: Exodus 16:2-15; John 6:22-35
Focus Statement: God provides for all of our needs—physical and spiritual.
Function Statement: That they would trust and be glad in God’s gracious provision.
Sermon: Just Passing By
Texts: Mark 6:45-56
Focus Statement: Jesus is Lord (Yahweh).
Function Statement: That they would be saved by believing in the divinity of Christ.
Sermon: Not Far Off
Text: Ephesians 2:11-22
Focus: We’re never too far too be reached by God’s grace.
Function: That they would draw near to God through Jesus’ blood.
Sermon: In Life and Death: Jesus
Text: Mark 6:14-29
Focus Statement: Even in the midst of suffering and persecution, we hope in Christ’s resurrection.
Function Statement: That they would take courage in our anti-Christian culture.
God works most powerfully in our troubles and trials.
God re-news us by his grace.
Sermon: Hearts Wide Open
Texts: 2 Corinthians 6:1-13
Focus Statement: Pastors are special because they bring Jesus and his Word to us.
Function Statement: That they would honor and love their pastors for the message.
Sermon: More Fully Clothed
Texts: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10
Focus Statement: God promises us a resurrection body for eternity.
Function Statement: That the resurrection promise would give them hope in today’s earthly struggles.
Sermon: Jesus’ Family
Text: Mark 3:20-35
Focus Statement: By faith, Jesus joins us into his new family, the Church.
Function Statement: That they would believe in their brother Jesus.