Sermons

Cultivating Habits of a Godly Work Ethic

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Thessalonians 3:6-15 - Your work matters to God. We often forget this as we rise early, fight through traffic, and then report to our bosses. Yet it is the thing most of us spend the majority of our time doing – of the 168 hours in a week, many of us will spend more time…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Cultivating Habits in our Church Family

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Hebrews 3:12-13 - What are the habits needed to grow as a believer? It is correct to say read the Word, pray, and be obedient. But often we cultivate those habits personally and fail to see our need to have others involved. However, God has made us to live the Christian life in community. In…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Cultivating Habits of Obedience

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Do we have to obey the Old Testament Law? 10 Commandments? Dietary Laws? Clothing? Tithing? Sabbath? Some answer saying that we are free under grace and don’t obey any of it. Others go to the extreme of saying we must still obey all of it. So what rules is a Christian in 2016 to obey?…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Cultivating Habits of Relationships

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Too often we think the habits/disciplines that God expects of believers are individually focused. I am to pray. I am to read God’s Word. I am to tithe. While there are some habits we practice individually, God expects us to practice these things in community, with other believers. Unfortunately, many times it’s hard to get…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Cultivating Habits of Prayer

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Here is a stunning statistic: The average person says 15,000 words every day! If we wrote them all down, that would take up half of a book. Here’s a stunning question: How many of those words did you use to talk to God today? Was it a page worth…a paragraph worth? God wants to hear…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Be Doers of God’s Word

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Collosians 3:16 - As we ‘put on’ our new identity in Christ Jesus, we are told by Colossians 3:16 to “let the word of Christ dwell in you richly.” What does it mean to have God’s word take up residence in our lives? And how do we do that ‘richly?’ As a number of our…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Habits of My New

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Colosians 3:1-17 - When we convert to be a follower of Christ, we are given a new identity. We are part of a new family, under the name of Jesus! When we believe Christ and are baptized, we are putting to death the old way of living and are now pursuing a new way of…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart

Christ Dwelling In Your Heart

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Ephesians 3:14-21 - It is not enough to intellectually understand the essentials of our faith. We must allow Christ to penetrate deeply into our hearts and to begin transforming every aspect of our lives. By doing so, we begin to cultivate habits that affects our heart for Christ. When begin to fully comprehend all God has…
Series: Cultivating Habits Of The Heart