Sermons

Following Jesus Changes the World

Jun 2, 2019

1 Peter 2:11-3:7. Peter addressed oppressed citizens, slaves, wives, and husbands. The way of following Jesus changes the world!

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor

Chosen People Following Jesus

May 26, 2019

1 Peter 2:4-12 God's people are a misunderstood minority, living under the rule of a different king. Follow Jesus as sent servants, doing whatever it is that you do. We are a chosen people, lighting the way for the world.

Peter Eberly

Peter EberlyLead Pastor

Our Invitation to be Holy

May 19, 2019

Peter calls us to be holy, but it's not just a list of behavior modification. It is an invitation to play a part in a large drama that God is writing.

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor

Find Your Identity in Christ

May 12, 2019

1 Peter 1:1-12 In this greeting of Peter's letter, we are encouraged to live for the purpose of making Jesus known. Through Jesus we have a new hope, new identity, and new family.

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor

Sanctified Through and Through

May 5, 2019

1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 serves as a final thought for the apostle Paul in his first letter to the Thessalonian church. Today we looked at what it means to be sanctified and remembered that God's faithfulness is what carries it out.

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor

Two Blind Men

Apr 28, 2019

The words of the blind men, "Lord, Messiah, have Mercy on us," have become the foundational prayer for the Church! Matthew 20:29-34

Peter Eberly

Peter EberlyLead Pastor

Celebrating the Upside Down Kingdom (Easter Sunday)

Apr 21, 2019

Celebrating the resurrection of Jesus!

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor

Shaking Ground

Apr 14, 2019

When the Church listens for the Holy Spirit and puts up its sail, it shakes the foundation of the world. We need to invest in God's economy, shut out the noise and take risks for the Kingdom.

Seth Crissman

Seth CrissmanVMMissions: Co-Director of Kids Club

Friend or Frenemy?

Apr 7, 2019

Jesus comes looking for us, extending grace to us. With Christ, we take hold of the invitation, enter the vineyard by faith and take hold of the payment. Matthew 19:27-20:16

Peter Eberly

Peter EberlyLead Pastor

Rich Man

Mar 31, 2019

Jesus write the law on our hearts. You can keep commandments while being far from God. Walking away from Jesus fills us with sorrow, but we have assurance when we follow Him. Matthew 19:16-30

Matt Schwartz

Matt SchwartzAssociate Pastor