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Christ’s Church in Mission Text: Ephesians 4:1-16Pastor Curt Stapleton In light of what we know to be true from the first 3 chapters of Ephesians, we shift our focus now to the implications for how we should live. Since we …

December 5, 2021 Read More »

The Beautiful Community in Jesus Text: Ephesians 2:11-22Dr. Peter Green A key teaching that runs through both Old and New Testaments is that, although we are saved as individuals, it’s important to remember that we’re always saved into community. That …

November 28, 2021 Read More »

God Made Us Alive Text: Ephesians 2:1-10Pastor Curt Stapleton Celebrating the grace of God by which we have been saved never grows old. Today’s Scripture passage touches on several of the “5 Solas of the Reformation”. May we once again …

November 21, 2021 Read More »

Safe in God’s Love Text: Ephesians 1:3-23Pastor Curt Stapleton All world religions apart from Christianity are variations of works righteousness in which followers must find a way to earn their god’s favor. As Christians, our security is found in the …

November 14, 2021 Read More »

The Fruitfulness of True Faith Text: Matthew 7:15-29Pastor Curt Stapleton Today we wrap up our sermon series on the Sermon on the Mount, in which Jesus is equipping his followers for ministry. We learn that we are called to be …

November 7, 2021 Read More »

God & Neighbor Text: Matthew 7:7-14Pastor Curt Stapleton We often resort to expressions of “I wish…” or “I hope…” which are actually expressions of anxiety. Jesus anticipates that we’ll be needy and invites us to pray in faith to our …

October 31, 2021 Read More »

The Disease of Criticism Text: Matthew 7:1-6Pastor Curt Stapleton Christ’s Church in mission must root out the “Disease of Criticism” as Calvin puts it.  As we grow in humility we are then really enabled to help others.  Who are the …

October 24, 2021 Read More »

Redemptive Righteousness Text: Matthew 6:19-34Pastor Curt Stapleton We live in anxious times and it’s very easy to be tempted to anxiety. Today’s text offers a perspective on how to address such anxiety as we’re called to examine what we truly …

October 17, 2021 Read More »

Basic Christianity Text: Matthew 6:7-18Pastor Curt Stapleton Christianity is often misunderstood, by those outside of the church but also even by believers. As a result, the gospel needs to be clarified on a regular basis through sound teaching. Today’s passage …

October 10, 2021 Read More »

Humble Sacrifice Text: Matthew 6:1-6Pastor Curt Stapleton Throughout the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus repeatedly returns to the condition of the believer’s heart as a crucial component of how we are able to glorify God and live Christianly. In the …

October 3, 2021 Read More »