The world’s system is to fight to the top and establish one’s greatness by extraordinary effort. Jesus says the model of greatness is to be like a child in our trust. Pastor Trent Williams preaches on Matthew 18:1-5.
It would seem that sickness comes from eating something defiled, but greater defilement is evident through words used. Pastor Tim Lester preaches on Matthew 15:1-15; Romans 1:16-17; Galatians 5:16-26; James 2:14-19; and Proverbs 4:23-27.
We would think that the ultimate life of ease would involve being constantly served by others, when in fact, true contentment comes from serving others. Pastor Randy Buchman preaches on Matthew 20:20-28 and 23:1-12.
The richest people in God’s eyes are those who have given away the most; the winners in God’s eyes are those who have preferred others over themselves. Pastor Randy Buchman preaches on Matt. 19:16-30, 6:19-20; Mark 9:30-37; Luke 12:33; and 1 Tim. 6:17-19.
The Christian life is not so much about going from victory to victory but is rather a daily experience of the sacrifice of “taking up your cross” to follow Jesus. Pastor Chris Wiles preaches on Matthew 16:21-23, Galatians 2:20, and Romans 8:10-11.