Friday Focus

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Friday Focus Archive

December 4, 2020
December 4, 2020 “Genuine Joy” It was C.S. Lewis who once said, “Joy is the serious business of Heaven.”  I like that because it forces me to think more deeply…
December 4, 2020
November 27, 2020
November 27, 2020 “Hope that Overcomes” Whether we admit it or not, we’ve all known discouragement. We’ve all been overwhelmed. We’ve all been slapped by setback and laid low by…
November 27, 2020
November 19, 2020
November 20, 2020 “I Believe in the Forgiveness of Sins” There’s a line in the Apostles’ Creed that reads, “I believe in the forgiveness of sins.” What does that mean?…
November 19, 2020
November 13, 2020
November  13, 2020 A Part of Something Big At some level, I think that most of us want to be a part of something big.  We have a desire to…
November 13, 2020
November 6, 2020
November 6, 2020 A Part of Something Big At some level, I think that most of us want to be a part of something big.  We have a desire to…
November 6, 2020
October 30, 2020
October 30, 2020 “The Role of the Holy Spirit” The Apostles’ Creed declares, “We believe in the Holy Spirit.” True Christianity affirms the Trinity. Therefore, true Christianity declares the Holy…
October 30, 2020
October 23, 2020
October 23, 2020 “Yes” Changes Everything A Yes to God Provides a Doorway to Transformed Living In 1463, members of the City Council of Firenze (Florence), Italy, decided they needed…
October 23, 2020
October 16, 2020
October 16, 2020 “Saying Yes to Repentance” Over the past two weeks, we’ve learned how our “yes” to God is the key to abundant life! Yes, provides an entrance to…
October 16, 2020
October 9, 2020
Friday, October 9 “Yes to God Provides an Escape from the Power of Sin” Last week in our sermon series Yes Changes Everything, Pastor Jamie eloquently reminded us that our…
October 9, 2020
October 2, 2020
October 2, 2020 “Yes, Changes Everything!” “Yes” is one of the shortest words in any language. In German it’s pronounced, “Ja.” In Spanish it’s, “Si,” and in French, the language…
October 2, 2020
September 25, 2020
September 25, 2020 “Ready or Not” Over Sunday dinner, a family was discussing their pastor’s sermon on the Second Coming of Christ. The teenage boy announced that he still had…
September 25, 2020
September 18, 2020
September 18, 2020 “Right Hand Man” This Sunday we will pick back up our Apostles’ Creed series as we look at the statement “He ascended into Heaven and sits at…
September 18, 2020
September 11, 2020
September 11, 2020 “Worry Free!” Worry doesn’t empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength. 2020 has been a year like no other in my life and,…
September 11, 2020
September 4, 2020
September 6, 2020 The Parable of the Compassionate Father Wow, I have really enjoyed the “Prodigal Son” preaching series of messages the last two weeks given by our pastoral staff! …
September 4, 2020
August 28, 2020
August 28, 2020 “The Lost Older Brother” Both brothers in the Parable of the Two Lost Sons are reading from the same script – “Father, I want what You have…
August 28, 2020