Church Life

Love, A Promise

In Hebrews 8:7-13 God expresses His love to us as a promise. Our natural human love is different then God’s love because it is self centered and selfish. It’s desire is to fulfill itself. But God’s love comes to us as a promise of mercy and forgiveness. A love that lays down His own life…

I Need You, My Brother, My Sister

Sermon Series: To Save That Which is Lost (Part 5 of 5) Matthew 18:11-22 If your “brother” — i.e., your husband/wife, children, or a brother/sister in the local church — sins against you, seek reconciliation with them privately & gently first (Galatians 6:1; Matthew 18:15). Remember that you are trying to win your brother/sister, not…

Being Your Brother’s Keeper

Sermon Series: To Save That Which Is Lost (Part 3 of 5) (Matthew 18:11-17) In our relationships, we all have some level of knowledge (I Corinthians 8:1). From there, however, we face the choice of either continuing to pursue knowledge — which will only make us proud — or pursuing love, which will build others…