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May 19, 2019

Wisdom Cries Out Text: Proverbs 1:1-10, 20-26, 32-33 Pastor Curt Stapleton Today we embark on a new sermon series on “True Wisdom”.  Where does it come from?  Proverbs 1 tells us “Wisdom cries out in the streets” and “Hear my

May 12, 2019

An Excellent Wife Text: Proverbs 31:10-31 Pastor Curt Stapleton The Hebrew word “chayil” translated as “excellent” in Proverbs 31:10 connotes a force (to be reckoned with), an army, wealth, virtue, valor and strength. Today’s passage exhorts our young people to

May 5, 2019

Jesus Calling Us Text: Mark 3:13-19 Pastor Curt Stapleton In today’s text, we see Jesus essentially starting His seminary, calling the original 12 apostles to Himself. As He first calls them to be with Him, He then equips them to

April 28, 2019

Jesus Christ — Back from the Dead Text: John 21:1-14 Pastor Curt Stapleton Following the central, epic event of all of human history, the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, we find the disciples doing what they knew to do,

April 21, 2019 – Easter

The Resurrected Messiah, Jesus Christ Text: John 19:38 – 20:31 Pastor Curt Stapleton Throughout history, people have encountered Jesus in various ways. Some had to wrestle with his words, others had to see for themselves, while still others had to

April 14, 2019

Jesus, the Anointed One Text: Mark 14:1-9, John 12:1-8, Luke 7:36-39 Pastor Curt Stapleton In the Old Testament, anointing was used for prophets, priests and kings to indicate that they were set apart for service to God, and served as

April 7, 2019

The Entrusted Gospel Witness of the Church, Part 2 Text: 1 Timothy 3:8-13 Pastor Curt Stapleton In Isaiah and the minor prophets, there is reference to two categories of people: the lost and those who serve God. The implication is

March 31, 2019

The Entrusted Gospel Witness of the Church Text: 1 Timothy 3:1-7 Pastor Curt Stapleton This is how much God loves you: He has set a very high bar for standards for leaders of His church. The qualifications for elder are

March 24, 2019

The Entrusted Gospel Witness Text: 1 Timothy 2 Pastor Curt Stapleton We are often tempted to pass over difficult passages of Scripture that we don’t fully understand. Today, as we deal with one such passage dealing with God’s original design

March 17, 2019

This Charge I Entrust to You Text: 1 Timothy 1 Pastor Curt Stapleton Christianity is more like a warship than “the Love Boat”. If we take seriously our call to steward the great gift of the gospel which has been