Category Archives: Sermons

Hope for Our Church – Pt. 2

CORONA VIRUS UPDATE: All in-person services and gatherings are suspended this week due to public health concerns. But we still would love for you to visit us–online. We will be live streaming Pastor Ron’s sermon on YouTube this Sunday at … Continue reading

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Our Community Church of Hope – Pt. 1

Hope for Our Church – Part 1 Hebrews 10:19-25 “Let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings…” vs. 22 Make-A-Wish Foundation A great organization and one I have a lot … Continue reading

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Life: Blessing or Burden

Life: Blessing or Burden? Matthew 12:1-8 “If you had known what these words mean, ‘I desire mercy, not sacrifice’…” vs. 7 Never Give Up It was September 25, 2000 and  Maricel Apatan was an 11-year old girl in Zamboanga, Philippines. On … Continue reading

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The Good News!

The Good News! Ephesians 2:8-10 “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith …it is the gift of God” Getting Into Heaven  Mr. Jones goes to his Sunday School class and asks the children this question: “If … Continue reading

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Beauty For Ashes

Beauty For Ashes Isaiah 61:1-3 “…to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes…” vs. 3 Renovations There is an area of San Francisco that used to be important in the early to mid 1900’s because of the shipping … Continue reading

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Finding Real Freedom

Finding Real Freedom Isaiah 61:1-3 (Part 1) “…the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news…” vs. 1   What’s the Message?  I thought we would have some light-hearted fun this morning by looking at a few signs, that are … Continue reading

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A Nation In Crisis

A Nation In Crisis (Lessons From Isaiah) Isaiah 1:1-9 “I reared children and brought them up, but they have rebelled against me.” vs. 2b I’m Voting for Bobby! Can you name the year? Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated The … Continue reading

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Integrity

Integrity James 5:12 All you need to say is a simple “Yes” or “No.” Do You Go To Church?  A lady was sitting in her beach chair on a Florida beach when the little boy, in his swimming trunks, and … Continue reading

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Let Love Prevail

Jeremiah 22:3 “Do no violence to the stranger, fatherless nor the widow, neither shed innocent blood in this place.” Jer. 22:3 KJ21 Baton Rouge, St. Paul, and Dallas This week we lived through some of the most discouraging and frustrating … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones James 4:11-12 “Forgive as the Lord forgave you.” Col. 3:13 Hurtful Words There are companies that make their money using hurtful and untrue words; that make their living putting things out there and dealing with the consequences … Continue reading

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