Nov 3, 2014
Two Ways to Fail
We all fail. What matters is how we respond to that failure. When we have failed God, do we run from him or run TO him?
  • Nov 3, 2014Two Ways to Fail
    Nov 3, 2014
    Two Ways to Fail
    We all fail. What matters is how we respond to that failure. When we have failed God, do we run from him or run TO him?
  • Oct 26, 2014What Is Your Judgment?
    Oct 26, 2014
    What Is Your Judgment?
    When Jesus is on trial before the Jewish council, the high priests asks Jesus, "Are you the Christ, the Son of God?" Jesus tells him, "You are correct." To the priest this is blasphemy. The issue is Jesus' true identity. He asks the council, "What is your judgment?" We have to answer the same question: "Who is Jesus?"
  • Oct 12, 2014Thy Will Be Done
    Oct 12, 2014
    Thy Will Be Done
    Just before his arrest, Jesus went to the garden to pray. We can learn from him how to respond to difficult times. We have a Lord and Savior who understands what we’re going through. We worship a God who has been through the worst of the worst.
  • Mar 16, 2014All In the Family
    Mar 16, 2014
    All In the Family
    Even though marriage has been is significant decline in the US in recent decades and roughly half of all marriages end in divorce, marriage is at the center of political debate all around the country. The issue is whether marriage is a social contract or something more. Pastor Chip discusses God's design for marriage, sexuality, and family.
  • Mar 9, 2014More Than You Know
    Mar 9, 2014
    More Than You Know
    Forgiveness is not natural for most of us but it's the nature of God. When Jesus taught about forgiveness, Peter asked how many times he should forgive a fellow believer who sins against him. He asked if he should forgive as many as seven times. Jesus responded that he should forgive more times than he can count.
  • Feb 23, 2014Finders Keepers
    Feb 23, 2014
    Finders Keepers
    This passage includes the "Parable of the Lost Sheep." Jesus loves us so much that he comes looking for us when we wander off.
  • Feb 23, 2014I Promise
    Feb 23, 2014
    I Promise
    Baptism is one of the most important things a church does. Some churches, like Presbyterians, baptize infants as well as adults. Pastor Chip explains from the Bible why baptism is important, including the baptism of children.
  • Feb 2, 2014Faith That Moves Mountains
    Feb 2, 2014
    Faith That Moves Mountains
    While Jesus was on the mountain with three of his disciples a man brought his epileptic son to the other disciples to be healed. They failed. When they asked Jesus why he said it was because of their lack of faith. How much faith did they need? Find out in this message from Pastor Chip.
  • Jan 12, 2014The Road Ahead
    Jan 12, 2014
    The Road Ahead
    Even though Jesus tells his disciples that he must die and be raised again, they just don't get it. But Jesus also makes clear that the way of suffering is the way for ALL disciples.
  • Dec 22, 2013The Keys to the Kingdom
    Dec 22, 2013
    The Keys to the Kingdom
    In Matthew 16, Jesus asks the most important question he ever asked: "Who do you say that I am?" How we answer that question has eternal consequences.