June 21, 2015 – Now is the Time

Pastor Trevor Smith

Scripture:

  • 2 Corinthians 6:1-13

Key Point

  •  Patience may result in the gift of God not being what you expect
  • We go through persecution, struggles.  By these, we grow closer to God.  We receive God’s blessing – his love, grace.  We see things through God’s eyes.  How we see our circumstances defines how we are Christians.

June 14, 2015 – Worship

Songs:

  • Hosanna Praise is Rising
  • Build Your Kingdom Here
  • Graduate presentation: Marisol Marin Torres
  • The Power of Your (Prayer)
  • Communion: Hosanna
  • Offering: We Believe
  • Benediction

June 14, 2015 – The Ever Expanding Kingdom

Scripture Reference:

  • Mark 4:26-34

Key Points:

  • The Kingdom expands by divine grace (Mark 4:26-29)
  • The Kingdom starts small and then expands to greatness (Mark 4:30-32)
  • The Kingdom grows branches (Mark 4:32)
  • The Kingdom is a safe place of shelter (Mark 4:32)
  • Tell the story of the Kingdom (Mark 4:33-34)
  • Dr. William H. Leslie: thought he was a failure, however had planted many thriving churches in the jungles Africa.   You do not know how God will spread and grow the seed you plant  (Link to the article).

 

June 7, 2015 – See Beyond the Temporary

Scripture:

  • 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1

Key Points:

  • Let your life speak (2 Corinthians 4:13)
  • Anticipate the Resurrection (2 Corinthians 4:14)
  • Embrace GPP (2 Corinthians 4:15)
  • Don’t give up (2 Corinthians 4:16)
  • See beyond the temporary to the permanent (2 Corinthians 4:17-5:5)
  • Video: Josh Garrels, Farther Along