HE IS RISEN! – HE IS RISEN INDEED! This Easter celebration is something that we all have the opportunity to celebrate every single Sunday. Pastor Phillip reminds us of this in today’s sermon. However, on this day, we take set aside the time to celebrate the day our Lord was raised from the dead and that […]
Pastor Phillip illustrates how Jesus was warning the Jews of the events to come through this example of the fig tree and its withering away at His command. God has been desiring the fruits of repentance unto life from His people but they continued to resist. Connecting this to our own lives, Pastor Phillip helps […]
Here in Mark 10:32-45, Jesus addresses two different issues. One is the clouded perspective that the disciples had regarding His death, resurrection, and the Kingdom He would establish. The second is the disciples’ desire to put themselves first. Pastor Phillip shows us how important it is to grasp these two teachings of Christ because of […]
In this week’s message, Pastor Phillip addresses the question surrounding interpretation of Mark 10:25 and Jesus’ intention to show his disciples and us the necessity of living our lives with an open hand to the Lord.
Here in this passage, Jesus encounters a young man who is eager to follow Him but is hindered by the riches he posses. While this young man loved his possessions more than the Lord, we have to ask ourselves if there is anything we are unwilling to surrender to follow Jesus.
Addressing an often neglected subject in the Church today, Pastor Phillip gives a lesson in Hell 101. Wanting to leave a deep impression upon the disciples, Jesus uses a historically and prophetically significant reference to “The valley of the son of Hinnom” or Gehenna. A place known for child sacrifice and refuse burning, Jesus uses […]