Unalloyed Purity

Bible Text: Matthew 5:8 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla | Series: Sermon on the Mount We are positionally pure in Christ – God sees us in him. But we must also… Read more »

August 23, 2015
We are positionally pure in Christ - God sees us in him. But we must also desire to be pure and become pure, to be holy. A desire for a…

Equipping Covenant Children for the Work of Ministry

Bible Text: Ephesians 4:1-16 | Preacher: Blake Purcell Guest minister Blake Purcell (missionary to former Soviet Union countries and founder of the Slavic Reformation Society) urges Christian parents to help… Read more »

August 16, 2015
Guest minister Blake Purcell (missionary to former Soviet Union countries and founder of the Slavic Reformation Society) urges Christian parents to help bring the filling of all things with Christ by…

Imitate God: Be Merciful

Bible Text: Matthew 5:7 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla | Series: Sermon on the Mount Part of being holy as God is holy, part of being perfect as God is perfect,… Read more »

August 9, 2015
Part of being holy as God is holy, part of being perfect as God is perfect, is to be merciful even as God is merciful. As those who have received…

Heirs Who Hunger and Thirst

Bible Text: Matthew 5:5-6 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla | Series: Sermon on the Mount Scripture describes Moses as the meekest of all men. How is a man who confronts Pharaoh… Read more »

July 26, 2015
Scripture describes Moses as the meekest of all men. How is a man who confronts Pharaoh and the people of Israel also the meekest of men? And how was Moses like…

Life in the Kingdom

Bible Text: Matthew 4:12-5:1Series: Sermon on the Mount Within the scope of a few chapters we have set forth for us in a very condensed form how we ought to… Read more »

July 19, 2015
Within the scope of a few chapters we have set forth for us in a very condensed form how we ought to live as Jesus' people, as disciples of the…

Farsighted Justice

Bible Text: Psalm 73:1-28 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla Why do wicked men seem to live easy lives, and even appear to get away with murder at times? Where is God… Read more »

July 12, 2015
Why do wicked men seem to live easy lives, and even appear to get away with murder at times? Where is God in this world? Isn't he a just God?…

A Faithful God in Fiery Trials

Bible Text: Daniel 3:1-30 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego could have rationalized complying with King Nebuchadnezzar’s command to bow before the image he had created. But they,… Read more »

July 5, 2015
Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego could have rationalized complying with King Nebuchadnezzar's command to bow before the image he had created. But they, faithful to God when the pressure wasn't on,…

Putting On the Permanent

Bible Text: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla Christ’s victory and his resurrection has secured eternal life for all his people, body and spirit! We will not be bodiless… Read more »

June 21, 2015
Christ's victory and his resurrection has secured eternal life for all his people, body and spirit! We will not be bodiless spirits, but resurrected and glorified humans made fit for…

Teach Us to Number Our Days

Bible Text: Psalm 90:1-17 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla Facing a life-changing, even a life-threatening crisis in your life? The possibility of death should remind us to steward our days to… Read more »

June 14, 2015
Facing a life-changing, even a life-threatening crisis in your life? The possibility of death should remind us to steward our days to the glory of God, because we don't know…

Pentecostal Resurrection

Bible Text: Ezekiel 37:1-14 | Preacher: Mike Pasarilla God is the God of the living, not the dead. He brought life to the dead bones of Israel, bringing them back… Read more »

May 24, 2015
God is the God of the living, not the dead. He brought life to the dead bones of Israel, bringing them back from captivity.  By the Spirit he gives new…