Recent Sermons, 2018

Other Sermons: Sermons: Winter, '17-'18 Sermons: Nine from 2017 Sermons: Fifteen from 2016   Stand Firm.  (a conversation-sermon)Ephesians 6:10-20Sunday November 11, 2018, Larry Harvey and Andy SpringerAudio of this sermon. Ephesians 6:10-20 10 Finally, be strong in...

Recent Sermons, Winter ’17-’18

Other Sermons: Sermons: Winter, '17-'18 Sermons: Nine from 2017 Sermons: Fifteen from 2016   Series: Advent RESPECT Jesus Christ Personally Sunday December 3, 2017, Larry Harvey Series: Advent Audio of this sermon. John 6:68-69 “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the...

Sermons: 9 from 2017

Other Sermons: Sermons: Winter ’17 -’18 Sermons: 15 from 2016   Series: Good Sense from Ephesians The Church is SUPPOSED to be a Reality Check Sunday August 27, 2017, Larry Harvey Series: Good Sense from Ephesians Click here for audio of this sermon. His...

Sermons – 15 from 2016

Other Sermons: Sermons: Winter ’17 -’18 Sermons: 9 from 2017 The Work of Christmas Begins Sunday December 25, 2016. Christmas Day. Larry Harvey Series: Advent Click here for audio of this sermon. The Work of Christmas When the song of the angels is...

Sermons: Good Guy in Bad Times (Isaiah, Micah)

Series: Good Guy in Bad Times (key teachings from Isaiah) 1. Do Not Fear What They Fear. June 29, 2014, Larry Harvey.   In a political situation of fear, conspiracy, suspicion, and also some complacency, how should Christians react? 2. Micah Explains What Sin Is. July...

Welcome

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How Can We Get People to Care What We Say ?

        A) We could decide that we are right — so we should hire, or learn, any skills or expertise that will persuade other people that we are right. There are lots of experienced marketing and advertising people out there, many of them with church or religious...

Friendship With God

What do you think? Is it possible for an ordinary human to develop a personal friendship with God? If such a thing can happen, what do we know about it? From the guidance we get in the New Testament, friendship with God IS: 1. Necessary We are made for cooperation...

13 Short Life-Changers!

(All from the letter to the Galatians, in the New Testament) WHAT COUNTS?             The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love. (5:6) USE YOUR FREEDOM:             You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your...