Sunday Messages Archive

Now Is Your Opportunity

Mar 26, 2011

The story of how David became recognized as the next-in-line king and, despite being pursued by King Saul, he chose not to take advantage or cause harm to King Saul. We too should allow God to take care of our foes rather than taking revenge on them. (Message begins at 07:15.)


Saul vs. David

Mar 20, 2011

We sometimes convince ourselves that 90% obedience to God’s will is good enough, but lessons from Saul and David teach us otherwise. God does not want us to give him almost everything in our lives, but total surrender to His way. (Service includes a baby dedication and message begins at 16:26.)


Gideon vs. Sampson

Mar 13, 2011

God uses the underdog Gideon and his 300 men to bring unimagineable victory for His people. And sometimes the person seemingly fit for “success” is not quite so great. (Message begins at 07:00.)


Why Is God So Violent?

Mar 6, 2011

How does the God’s character change, if at all, from the Old Testament to the New Testament revelation of Jesus Christ? (Message begins at 03:48.)


Listen, Remember, Obey

Feb 27, 2011

As we read the book of Deuteronomy, we ask: Is this really just a big review? Why? Maybe there’s a reason… (Message begins at 03:42)


Balaam’s Tale

Feb 20, 2011

Who is the good guy in this story from the book of Numbers? Whose example should we be following? (Message begins at 04:10.)


Our Daily Bread: The Trust Test

Feb 13, 2011

As we enter the Book of Numbers, and Israel prepares to enter the Promise Land, will we keep trusting God for the little things and the huge things? (Message begins at 06:10.)


Holy People For A Holy God

Feb 6, 2011

Pastor Rich preaches from Leviticus about God’s holiness and how we can share in His holiness through Jesus Christ. (Message begins at 06:22)


What’s With All These Laws?

Jan 30, 2011

Pastor Rich speaks on how God gives the Law of the 10 Commandments – reteaching humanity how to live with him and with each other; or in other words, how to love God and love neighbor. (Message begins at 08:09)


The Call Of Moses

Jan 23, 2011

Pastor Nate preaches from Exodus 3-6 about the life and call of Moses as he goes from a life of luxury to homelessness to leader of millions of people; and how we are all called to something great! (Message begins at 01:32.)


God’s Faithfulness To Joseph

Jan 16, 2011

Joseph’s story in Genesis, with all of its ups and downs, reminds us that we can trust in God’s faithful love. We’re reminded that God can take even our worst circumstances and use them for our good and the good of others. (Message begins at 09:30.)


Sin Corrupts, God Restores

Jan 9, 2011

The story takes a dark turn in Genesis 3 as sin enters the picture, corrupting every relationship we were created to enjoy – with God, with each other, with the earth, and even with ourselves. But God doesn’t give up on us. (Message begins at 05:32.)


The Experiment Begins

Jan 2, 2011

Pastor Rich kicks off The Bible Experiment and covers Genesis 1-2: the story of Creation and Adam & Eve. (Message begins at 09:46.)


So, What’s The Word?

Dec 26, 2010

Pastor Nate speaks about how the Bible is God’s revelation to us and how it reveals to us who we really are. Nate also speaks about the upcoming Bible Experiment in 2011. (Message begins at 02:22.)


Christmas Eve Service 2010

Dec 23, 2010

This was one of our best services of the year. It included many traditional carols and tunes, a really cool video about what the nativity story would have looked like on Facebook, and a lot of candles. (Message begins at 02:10.)


The Interrupting God

Dec 12, 2010

Pastor Rich’s second message in the Advent season. (Message begins at 10:10.)


What Are THEY Doing in the Story?

Dec 5, 2010

Here are interesting stories of characters in the family tree leading up to Jesus’ birth. (Message begins at 08:04.)


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When God Seems Absent

Nov 28, 2010

Pastor Rich offers the first message in the Advent season. (Message begins at 09:42.)


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The Art and Science of Generosity

Nov 21, 2010

Pastor Rich wraps up the series dealing with money. (Message begins at 09:49.)


How to Find Financial Freedom

Nov 14, 2010

Pastor Rich continues in the money series. (Message begins at 07:34.)


Ancient Wisdom for Today’s Dollars

Nov 7, 2010

Pastor Rich begins a new three part series on the topic of how we use money.


Ghosts and Halloween

Oct 31, 2010

Pastor Rich discusses topics such as ghosts, spirits, and other supernatural things. (Message begins at 07:27.)


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Faith+Life: Politics

Oct 24, 2010

Pastor Rich Schmidt continues with the sixth and final message in series. (Message begins at 10:20.)


Faith+Life: Family

Oct 17, 2010

Associate Pastor Nate Stults speaks about families and how God works in even dysfunctional ones. (Message begins at 0:43.)


Faith+Life: Work

Oct 10, 2010

Pastor Rich Schmidt, Faith+Life Series, Part 4. (Message begins at 09:45.)


Faith+Life: Difficult People

Oct 3, 2010

Pastor Rich Schmidt. Faith+Life Series, Part 3. (Message begins at 08:32.)