Sermon Series

Ephesians: Life in Christ

The Book of Ephesians, written by the Apostle Paul to the church in Ephesus, focuses on the spiritual blessings and unity that believers have in Christ Jesus. He highlights the divine plan of salvation and the abundant spiritual blessings believers have received through Christ. Paul emphasizes the importance of living a life worthy of the calling they have received, focusing on the themes of grace, faith, love, and unity. He addresses various aspects of Christian living, emphasizing mutual submission and Christlike love in all relationships. Ultimately, the Book of Ephesians highlights the redemptive work of Christ, the unity and purpose of the Church, and the transformative power of God's grace in the lives of believers.

Ephesians: Life in Christ
Sign 4: Feeding the 5000

Sign 4: Feeding the 5000

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence dives into the significance of the feeding of the 5000 as the only sign of Jesus recorded in all four Gospels, highlighting Jesus' role as the bread of life. He walks through the abundance Jesus provides, his sustenance as the bread of life, and the practical application of making him the center of our daily lives. Pastor Spence concludes with a call to believe in Jesus, rely on him in times of need, and make him the daily source of sustenance through prayer and Bible reading.

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Sign 3: Healing on the Sabbath

Sign 3: Healing on the Sabbath

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues in our series in the gospel of John. This week's message covers Jesus healing a disabled man after 38 years. The sermon highlights Jesus' miraculous power and challenges the rigid interpretation of Sabbath rules by the religious leaders. Pastor Spence emphasizes the importance of recognizing Jesus as the Messiah, finding true rest in Him, and looking beyond our rules and traditions so we don't miss the work of God in our lives and others.

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Sign 2: Healing the Official’s Son

Sign 2: Healing the Official’s Son

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues our new series on Jesus' signs recorded in the Gospel of John. He focuses on Jesus' miraculous healing of the royal official's son and discusses three key ingredients of faith.

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Sign 1: Water into Wine

Sign 1: Water into Wine

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence introduces our series on Jesus' signs in the gospel of John. Jesus' first sign, turning water into wine, reveals Jesus' power to transform shame into honor, and delivers a greater message of Jesus' glory and power.

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Blessed Are the Persecuted

Blessed Are the Persecuted

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence finishes our series with the eighth beatitude, "Blessed are the persecuted," by helping us understand what this verse means for the modern-day believer.

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Mike

Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Mike

by Mike Herman

Pastor Mike teaches on the seventh beatitude, "Blessed are the peacemakers," by defining peace, explaining our role as children of God, and giving practical handles on how we can live as peacemakers.

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Darrick

Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Darrick

by Darrick Smith

Pastor Darrick teaches on the seventh beatitude, "Blessed are the peacemakers," explaining that God's children embody a life of peacemaking.

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Brett

Blessed Are the Peacemakers – Pastor Brett

by Brett Bouldin

Pastor Brett teaches on the seventh beatitude, "Blessed are the peacemakers," defining what being a peacemaker means and giving practical advice for obtaining and maintaining peacefulness.

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Blessed Are the Pure in Heart

Blessed Are the Pure in Heart

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence teaches on the sixth beatitude, "Blessed are the pure in heart," explaining what it means, how we become pure in heart, and how we remain that way.

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Come to Jesus and Bring Your Friends

Come to Jesus and Bring Your Friends

by Allan Waruhiu

Guest speaker Allan Waruhiu, Lead Pastor of Mercy Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya, appeals for us to come to Jesus and bring our friends! He focuses on Jesus' compassion and authority in healing the paralyzed man from Mark 2, and emphasizes the importance of having faith, trusting in God for the impossible, and sharing the message of Jesus with others.

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Blessed Are the Merciful

Blessed Are the Merciful

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence teaches on the fifth beatitude, "Blessed are the merciful," by exploring the concept of mercy using a parable from Matthew 18. He emphasizes that giving mercy opens the door to receiving more of God's mercy, urging believers to reflect on extending mercy to others despite difficulties, leading to healing and reconciliation.

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Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Rashard

Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Rashard

by Rashard Barnes

Pastor Rashard teaches on the fourth beatitude, explaining what it means to hunger and thirst for righteousness and encouraging listeners to draw near to God and empty themselves to the world so that they may be filled.

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Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Josh

Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Josh

by Josh Jones

Pastor Josh teaches on the fourth beatitude, explaining what it means to hunger and thirst for righteousness and emphasizing that only through Jesus can true satisfaction and restoration be found.

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Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Brett

Blessed Are Those Who Hunger for Righteousness – Pastor Brett

by Brett Bouldin

Pastor Brett teaches on the fourth beatitude, explaining how we can navigate a spiritually hungry world to find true satisfaction and favor in God's kingdom.

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There is Hope for Sinners

There is Hope for Sinners

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence explains the significance of Jesus' resurrection. He discusses the credibility of the resurrection based on historical evidence. He addresses objections to it, challenges us to consider the implications of the resurrection on our lives, and invites us to find true joy and fulfillment in Jesus rather than in empty tombs.

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A Letter From God

A Letter From God

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence begins our series in Ephesians and show us what God has promised us through sending his son Jesus to us.

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Walk in the Power of God

Walk in the Power of God

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues in Ephesians Chapter 1 and explores how the power God used to raise Jesus from the dead is now directed towards those who believe.

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How to Get Saved

How to Get Saved

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues in Ephesians Chapter 2 and explains the human condition of sin and what we can do to be saved.

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Ephesians 2

Ephesians 2

by Bryan Loritts

Guest speaker Bryan Loritts, president and founder of the Kainos Movement, teaching pastor at The Summit Church, and the author of several books, challenges us to consider how Paul's message of unity in Ephesians 2 informs our current congregations and dinner tables.

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Experiencing the Power of God

Experiencing the Power of God

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues in our Ephesians series and shows us how we can join Paul in his prayer for God to let the church experience the power of the faith it professes.

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Grow Up!

Grow Up!

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence picks back up in our Ephesians series as we begin learning how we should live. This sermon explores consumerism, individualism, striving for unity, and spiritual gifts.

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Put on the Jesus Fit

Put on the Jesus Fit

by Jake Greer

This Sunday, we had three different pastors preaching from the same text at each of our three campuses! Pastor Rashard Barnes at Northeast, Pastor Jake Greer at Providence Road, and Pastor Brett Bouldin at Union County! Each of them covers Ephesians 4:17-31 and talks about walking in the new life Jesus gives his followers!

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I Know I’ve Been Changed

I Know I’ve Been Changed

by Rashard Barnes

This Sunday, we had three different pastors preaching from the same text at each of our three campuses! Pastor Rashard Barnes at Northeast, Pastor Jake Greer at Providence Road, and Pastor Brett Bouldin at Union County! Each of them covers Ephesians 4:17-31 and talks about walking in the new life Jesus gives his followers!

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Christian, Put On Your Uniform

Christian, Put On Your Uniform

by Brett Bouldin

This Sunday, we had three different pastors preaching from the same text at each of our three campuses! Pastor Rashard Barnes at Northeast, Pastor Jake Greer at Providence Road, and Pastor Brett Bouldin at Union County! Each of them covers Ephesians 4:17-31 and talks about walking in the new life Jesus gives his followers!

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Walk It Out

Walk It Out

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence preaches from Ephesians 5 and shows us how we can walk the walk of our faith, not just talk the talk.

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What Can I Do to Serve You?

What Can I Do to Serve You?

by Spence Shelton

Pastor Spence continues in our Ephesians series and discusses why our lives should show a posture of serving others at the expense of ourselves.

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Holy War

Holy War

by Scott Urbanek

Depending on which campus you attend, you either heard Pastor Taylor, Pastor Scott, or Pastor Mike finish our Ephesians sermon series with a sermon on the armor of God.

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Stand Firm in the Full Armor

Stand Firm in the Full Armor

by Mike Herman

Depending on which campus you attend, you either heard Pastor Taylor, Pastor Scott, or Pastor Mike finish our Ephesians sermon series with a sermon on the armor of God.

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Take Your Stand

Take Your Stand

by Taylor Knock

Depending on which campus you attend, you either heard Pastor Taylor, Pastor Scott, or Pastor Mike finish our Ephesians sermon series with a sermon on the armor of God.

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