Sermons from Seven Mile Waltham

Sermons from Seven Mile Waltham

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02 Zechariahs Joy
Dec 9 • 44 min
The Songs of Advent || Zechariah’s Joy In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at the story and song of Zechariah. He and his wife Elizabeth were righteous servants of God. For many years they suffered — longing for a child to no avail. When God spoke to…
01 Marys Joy
Dec 2 • 47 min
The Songs of Advent || Mary’s Joy In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Luke 1. Mary’s life has just been turned upside down. She is a young unmarried virgin who has been chosen by God to miraculously conceive and give birth to the Savior of the world.…
09 He Must Increase
Nov 24 • 40 min
Believe and Live || He Must Increase In this sermon, Pastor Kevin looks at John 3:22-36. Followers of John the Baptist become distraught at the increasing popularity of Jesus compared to the diminishing influence of their own ministry. John responds by…
08 You Must Be Born Again
Nov 17 • 46 min
Believe and Live || You Must Be Born Again In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at John 1:1-21. A respected religious leader, Nicodemus, comes to Jesus by night to discuss his identity. Jesus’s response teaches us one of the most fundamental truths of…
07 Better Temple
Nov 11 • 46 min
Believe and Live || Better Temple In this sermon, Pastor Clint walks us through John 2:13-25. Jesus displays his divine authority and righteous anger when he drives out merchants from the temple. And his words following this event are even more…
06 Better Wine
Nov 4 • 43 min
Believe and Live || Better Wine In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at the first sign of Jesus; turning water into wine at a wedding banquet. Jesus not only miraculously provides wine; he gives the best wine to those at the banquet. What does this sign…
05 The Fundamentals Of Discipleship
Oct 28 • 39 min
Believe and Live || The Fundamentals of Discipleship In this sermon, Pastor Kevin looks at John 1:35-51 to see the first disciples of Jesus begin their journey of life with him. As we get a glimpse of their stories we’re brought back to the basics of what…
04 Behold The Lamb Of God
Oct 20 • 46 min
Believe and Live || Behold the Lamb of God In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at John 1:19-34 and the ministry of John the Baptist. The Old Testament scriptures told of one who would come to prepare the way for the Messiah. John was clear about his…
03 God With Us
Oct 13 • 45 min
Believe and Live || God with Us In this sermon, Pastor Clint preaches through John 1:14-18. Jesus is God in the flesh revealed to us. Every human heart experiences a longing for the fullness of joy and satisfaction. In this passage, John tells us about…
02 The Greatness Of Christ
Oct 6 • 39 min
Believe and Live || The Greatness of Christ In this sermon, Pastor Kevin looks at John 1:1-13. In this passage, John makes staggering observations about the greatness of Jesus. But this greatness is not distant or out of reach. Jesus, the light, has…
01 Believe And Live
Sep 30 • 41 min
In this sermon, Pastor Kevin gives a big-picture look at the Gospel of John. In a world of countless competing ideas about Jesus, The Gospel of John gives clarity. In chapter 20 verse 31 John tells us that the goal of his book is to show us both the work…
Kingdom Vs Worry
Sep 23 • 31 min
In this Stand Alone sermon, Pastor Jeremy Stuart preaches on Matthew 6:25-34 on how a kingdom mindset frees us from worry. We are valuable to God and dependent on him which frees us from the illusion and need to control so that we can set our ambition on…
11 Its Time To Decide
Sep 15 • 44 min
The Way of Wisdom || It’s Time to Decide In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Proverbs 9 which provides a crossroads for the reader. Wisdom sets a table before us, inviting us to a life of blessing. Folly sets a trap, inviting us to a life of curses.…
10 Undivided Attention
Sep 9 • 46 min
The Way of Wisdom || Undivided Attention In this sermon, Pastor Clint teaches through Proverbs 8. Who or what do you pay attention to? The answer to that question determines our experience of life. Listen and be challenged to consider how your aim your…
09 Building A Life Of Maturity
Sep 2 • 44 min
The Way of Wisdom || Building a Life of Maturity In this sermon, Pastor Clint preaches on Proverbs 6:1-19. Here Solomon addresses a number of every-day situations that require God’s wisdom and guidance. We once again see that God desires to graciously…
08 How To Build A Fire
Aug 26 • 46 min
The Way of Wisdom || How to Build a Fire In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Proverbs 5 and 6:20-7:27. Solomon has been exhorting readers to pursue wisdom and flee from folly in various ways. He now turns his attention to the allurement of sexual…
The Parable Of The Soils
Aug 18 • 28 min
In this stand alone sermon, guest preacher Sergio Mazza walks through the parable of the sower in Mark 4. As we look at each of the different soils, we consider what does a faithful response to the gospel look like in our lives. Be encouraged and…
07 Two Ways To Live
Aug 12 • 45 min
The Way of Wisdom || Two Ways To Live In this sermon Pastor Clint walks through Proverbs 4. We are all walking down one of two paths; the way of wisdom or the way of foolishness. Which path are you on? While the decision is simple, it’s certainly not…
06 Building A Life Of Stability
Jul 28 • 44 min
The Way of Wisdom || Building A Life of Stability In this sermon Pastor Clint walks through Proverbs 3:13-35 showing how the one who finds wisdom is truly blessed. Such a life is holistic affecting our inward desires, our upward relationship with God, and…
05 Not Quite What I Was Planning
Jul 21 • 43 min
The Way of Wisdom || Not Quite What I Was Planning In this sermon, guest preacher, David Butler looks at Proverbs 3:1-12 as we continue our Summer Series through the Proverbs. Even as we pursue godly wisdom we are faced with endless unknowns. What will…
04 A Long Obedience In The Same Direction
Jul 15 • 39 min
The Way of Wisdom || A Long Obedience In The Same Direction In this sermon our friend and guest Steven Castello walks us through Proverb 2:1-22 where we are called to pursue wisdom with all we’ve got, embrace wisdom as a loyal companion, apply wisdom to…
03 He Who Has An Ear
Jul 8 • 43 min
The Way of Wisdom || He Who Has an Ear In this sermon, Pastor Kevin looks at Proverbs 1:20-33. Wisdom is personified as a woman who cries out to the foolish who hear the truth but neglect obedience. The cry of wisdom shows the compassion and patience of…
02 Unintended Consequences
Jul 1 • 47 min
The Way of Wisdom || Unintended Consequences In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Proverbs 1:8-19. Solomon gives a fatherly appeal to the reader not to forsake wise instruction and teaching. This passage shows us that to live wisely means we must be…
01 The Beginning Of Wisdom
Jun 24 • 46 min
The Way of Wisdom || The Beginning of Wisdom Pastor Clint kicks off our summer sermon series Proverbs: The Way of Wisdom. The first seven verses in the Book of Proverbs give us an introduction and overview of the book. The purpose of these writings is…
06 Something Greater
Jun 17 • 44 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || Something Greater In this sermon, Pastor Clint finishes our series on the book of Jonah. We have finished walking through the narrative of the Book of Jonah, but there’s more to be said. This message looks at the Book of Jonah…
05 Understanding God’s Love
Jun 10 • 45 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || Understanding God’s Love In this sermon, Pastor Clint continues our series on the book of Jonah. Chapter 4 begins with Jonah’s angry response to God for the mercy shown to Nineveh. He knows God is gracious and loving but…
04 Mystery Of Mercy
Jun 3 • 43 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || Mystery of Mercy In this sermon, Pastor Clint continues our series on the book of Jonah by looking at chapter three. Jonah has been rescued in a miraculous way by God and is given a second chance to faithfully proclaim God’s…
03 Restored By Grace
May 27 • 41 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || Restored by Grace In this sermon, Pastor Kevin continues our series on the book of Jonah by looking at chapter two. In the last chapter, Jonah’s flight from the presence of God came to a head when he was swallowed by a giant…
02 Running From God
May 20 • 39 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || Running from God In this sermon, Pastor Kevin continues our series on the book of Jonah by looking at the first chapter. This book opens with God commanding his prophet, Jonah, to share his word with Israel’s enemies in…
01 We Are Jonah
May 13 • 51 min
God’s Relentless Pursuit || We Are Jonah In this sermon, Pastor Clint begins our new, six-part sermon series on the book of Jonah, called God’s Relentless Pursuit. Jonah was a reluctant prophet of a relentless God. God sent Jonah to his enemies to offer…
16 The Life Everlasting
May 6 • 41 min
We Believe || The Life Everlasting In this sermon, Pastor Clint finishes off our series on the Apostles’ Creed by exploring the life everlasting. We believe in the life everlasting—eternal life. The end of the creed essentially summarizes the end of all…
15 The Resurrection of the Body
Apr 29 • 36 min
We Believe || The Resurrection of the Body In this sermon, Pastor Jeremy explores the resurrection of the body. We believe in the resurrection of the body. That means we believe in a physical eternal state beyond death where we are fully alive and fully…
14 The Forgiveness of Sins
Apr 22 • 43 min
In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the forgiveness of sins. As a forgiven people, the church believes in the forgiveness of sins. To believe in the forgiveness of sins is to first acknowledge that we have sin that needs forgiving. God’s forgiveness is…
13 I Believe in the Church
Apr 15 • 45 min
We Believe || I Believe in the Church In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the Church. We believe in the Holy Catholic Church, the Communion of Saints. When we recite that line of the creed, we confess our belief in the universal and united church of…
12 I Believe in the Holy Spirit
Apr 8 • 44 min
We Believe || I Believe in the Holy Spirit In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the Holy Spirit. Our line from the creed this week is, “We believe in the Holy Spirit.” Out of the three persons of our triune God, the Holy Spirit often carries the most…
11 He Will Come Again to Judge
Apr 1 • 32 min
We Believe || He Will Come Again to Judge In this sermon, Pastor Jeremy explores the return of Jesus. We believe that Jesus will come again to judge the living and the dead. In our current culture, is there a more controversial idea than judgment? We seek…
10 Ascended into Heaven & Seated with the Father
Mar 25 • 43 min
We Believe || Ascended into Heaven & Seated with the Father In this sermon, Kevin explores the ascension of Jesus. We believe that Jesus ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of the Father. The story of Jesus’ triumph doesn’t end at the…
09 On the Third Day He Rose Again
Mar 18 • 47 min
We Believe || On the Third Day He Rose Again In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the resurrection of Jesus. We believe that Jesus not only died, but that he also rose again. If not for Jesus’ resurrection, his death would be meaningless. Jesus’…
08 Died, Buried, Descended to the Dead
Mar 11 • 43 min
We Believe || Died, Buried, Descended to the Dead In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the death of Jesus. We believe that Jesus died, was buried, and descended to the dead. Jesus died a real death. The Scriptures point to death as the inevitable result…
07 He Suffered and Was Crucified
Mar 4 • 31 min
We Believe || He Suffered and Was Crucified In this Sermon, Pastor Jeremy explores the suffering and crucifixion of Jesus. We believe that Jesus suffered under Pontius Pilate and was crucified. The crucifixion of Jesus is a historical event that changed…
06 The Holy Spirit & The Virgin Mary
Feb 25 • 44 min
We Believe || The Holy Spirit & The Virgin Mary (Incarnation) In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the incarnation of Jesus. We believe that Jesus was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary. This line made it into the creed…
05 His Only Son, Our Lord
Feb 17 • 48 min
We Believe || His Only Son, Our Lord In this sermon, Pastor Clint explored the divinity of Jesus in Hebrews 1:1-14. Here we see the relationship, the reign, and the role of the Son. Christ the is supreme expression of the Father’s love to us. He’s the…
04 I Believe in Jesus Christ
Feb 11 • 45 min
We Believe || I Believe in Jesus Christ In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the humanity of Christ. To believe in Jesus Christ, we need to know who he is. Who is Jesus? We’ll look at John 1:1-18 as we peel back the layers to the answer. The Apostle John…
03 Creator Of Heaven And Earth
Feb 4 • 38 min
We Believe || Creator of Heaven and Earth In this sermon, Kevin looks at the first chapter of Genesis where God is on display as Creator. The act of creation in Genesis isn’t merely a series of events that took place; the very act itself reveals truth…
02 God, The Father Almighty
Jan 28 • 44 min
We Believe || God, The Father Almighty In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 24 and Romans 8:14-17, along with various other passages that help us see who God, The Father Almighty is. God is both Almighty and Father. He’s incomprehensible, yet he’s…
01 I Believe…
Jan 14 • 46 min
We Believe || I Believe The Apostles’ Creed begins with the words, “I believe.” In this sermon, Pastor Clint talks about what it means to believe—how to respond to the gospel. Belief extends beyond mere knowledge. Our beliefs tie deeply to our emotions…
02 Vision - Looking Forward To 2019
Jan 7 • 46 min
Prayer & Vision 2019 || Vision In this sermon, Pastor Clint explores the vision God has for his church, particularly Seven Mile Waltham. Vision is a picture of what could be with the conviction that it should be. In Luke 14:15-24, Jesus casts the vision…
01 Prayer - Looking Back On 2018 (Nehemiah’s Prayer)
Dec 31, 2018 • 18 min
Prayer & Vision 2019 || Prayer In this short sermon, Pastor Jeremy preaches on Nehemiah 1:1-11, exploring Nehemiah’s foundational prayer. The book of Nehemiah outlines the faithfulness of God and how it’s experienced to its fullest by those who rely on…
04 Mary - Advent
Dec 24, 2018 • 38 min
The Mothers of Jesus || Mary In this sermon, Kevin finishes our 2018 Advent Series on the Mothers of Jesus. Mary lived in the city of Galilee when an angel of God visited her, telling her that she would give birth to the Savior of the world. As a young,…
03 Ruth - Advent
Dec 16, 2018 • 49 min
The Mothers of Jesus || Ruth In this sermon we look at Ruth’s story (Ruth 1-4). Ruth was a widowed foreigner living in Bethlehem with her widowed mother-in-law. They were destitute and starving. She happened upon the field of a generous landowner who…
02 Rahab - Advent
Dec 9, 2018 • 44 min
The Mothers of Jesus || Rahab In this sermon we look at Rahab’s story (Joshua 2 / 6). Rahab was a prostitute in the city of Jericho, a land that God had promised the people of Israel. In a faithless land, she was treated as if she was worthless. Yet she…
01 Tamar - Advent
Dec 2, 2018 • 47 min
The Mothers of Jesus || Tamar In this sermon we look at Tamar’s story (Genesis 38). Tamar was widowed twice, full of shame and hopelessness. In a broken system where those charged to provide for widows shirked their responsibility, she seduced her…
10 Prayer / Power
Nov 29, 2018 • 49 min
Faith Works || Prayer / Power - James 5:13-20 In this sermon Pastor Kevin looks at James 5:13-20 and the juxtaposition of Prayer and Power. James closes his letter with a call to powerful prayer. Whether for suffering, sickness or any other need, how can…
09 Suffering / Comfort
Nov 19, 2018 • 45 min
Faith Works || Suffering / Comfort - James 5:7-12 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at James 5:7-12 and the juxtaposition of Suffering and Comfort. Suffering and Comfort appear to be diametrically opposed. In a world filled with disease, division, and…
08 Insecurity / Security
Nov 12, 2018 • 41 min
Faith Works || Insecurity / Security - James 4:11-5:6 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at James 4:11-5:6 and the juxtaposition of Insecurity and Security. What does it take for you to feel secure? The right people in power? Fool-proof plans for the…
07 Pride / Humility
Nov 5, 2018 • 46 min
Faith Works || Pride / Humility - James 4:1-10 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at James 4:1-10 and the juxtaposition of Pride and Humility. In this passage James is going to identify covetousness as the root of quarrels and fighting. Even deeper than…
06 Wisdom / Righteousness
Oct 29, 2018 • 31 min
Faith Works || Wisdom / Righteousness - James 3:13-18 In this Sermon, Pastor Jeremy looks at James 3:13-18 and the juxtaposition of Wisdom and Righteousness. When we think of wisdom, we often think of making strategic choices that lead to our benefit.…
05 Influence / Responsibility
Oct 22, 2018 • 34 min
Faith Works || Influence / Responsibility - James 3:1-12 In this sermon, Kevin looks at James 3:1-12 and the juxtaposition of Influence and Responsibility. Each of us has a sphere of influence—from small to large. No matter the size, within those spheres…
04 Faith / Works
Oct 15, 2018 • 43 min
Faith Works || Faith / Works - James 2:14-26 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at James 2:14-26 and the juxtaposition of Faith and Works. We talk a lot about how we’re saved by grace, through faith in Jesus Christ. We go to great lengths to make it clear…
03 Prejudice / Mercy
Oct 8, 2018 • 46 min
Faith Works || Prejudice / Mercy - James 2:1-13 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at James 2:1-13 and the juxtaposition of Prejudice and Mercy. Have you ever walked into a room full of people and felt judged by a standard you could never meet—whether it…
02 Hearer / Doer
Oct 1, 2018 • 33 min
Faith Works || Hearer / Doer - James 1:19-27 In this sermon, Pastor Jeremy looks at James 1:19-27 and what it means to be a hearer and a doer of God’s word. When we hear something of consequence, our natural response should be to take action. We evacuate…
01 Trial / Joy
Sep 24, 2018 • 42 min
Faith Works || Trial / Joy - James 1:1-18 In this sermon, Pastor Clint asks the question: How do trials produce joy? Nobody enjoys trials. Much of wisdom is the practice of avoiding life’s unnecessary difficulties. But what happens when we encounter the…
15 Journey
Sep 17, 2018 • 30 min
Summer in the Psalms // Journey - Psalm 134 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks the last of our Psalms of Ascent, Psalm 134, and the theme of Journey. No one enjoys a long trip to a disappointing destination. The worth of any journey is weighed by the…
14 Community
Sep 10, 2018 • 42 min
Summer in the Psalms // Community - Psalm 133 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 133 and the theme of Community. We’re living in a lonely age. In a world where social connection is just a click away, true connection has been forfeited and we’re…
13 Plans
Sep 2, 2018 • 35 min
Summer in the Psalms // Plans - Psalm 132 In this sermon, Kevin looks at Psalm 132 and the theme of Plans. We do our best to plan our lives, but our plans are never perfect. Conflicting desires and faulty information can lead us to make some pretty bad…
12 Humility
Aug 27, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms // Humility - Psalm 131 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 131 and the theme of Humility. Pride creeps in when we incessantly think of ourselves, whether positively or negatively. Many of us live day-to-day with anxious and…
11 Grace
Aug 20, 2018 • 41 min
Summer in the Psalms // Grace - Psalm 130 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 130 and the theme of Grace. We talk a lot about grace at Seven Mile Road. We often say that our worship is a response to God’s initiating grace. What’s so amazing about…
10 Freedom
Aug 13, 2018 • 43 min
Summer in the Psalms // Freedom - Psalm 129 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 129 and the theme of Freedom. Freedom is most often talked about in contrast to oppression or enslavement. Some experience such evil physically and externally, but all…
09 Flourishing
Jul 30, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms // Flourishing - Psalm 128 In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 128 and the theme of Flourishing. What’s the path to a flourishing life? We’ve all tried to manufacture blessing in our life—whether chasing unhealthy habits,…
08 Life
Jul 22, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms // Life - Psalm 127 in this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 127 and the theme of Life. How do we live a truly prosperous and successful life? From parenting to business, our efforts to build the perfect life are often…
07 Joy
Jul 15, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms // Joy - Psalm 126 in this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 126 and the theme of Joy. Everybody wants to be happy. In our pursuit of happiness, we often discover just how fragile it is. Happiness can be disrupted by something as…
06 Security
Jul 9, 2018 • 25 min
Summer in the Psalms // Security - Psalm 125 In this sermon, Jeremy preaches on Psalm 125 and the theme of Security. Insecurity can range from personal doubts to societal panic. Throughout history, humanity has experienced insecurity, whether in the…
05 Danger
Jul 1, 2018 • 32 min
Summer in the Psalms // Danger - Psalm 124 This week Kevin looks at Psalm 124 and the theme of Danger. Danger is inevitable in a fallen world. It comes in many forms, ranging from spiritual to physical. We’re never far removed from the perils of…
04 Injustice
Jun 25, 2018 • 25 min
In this Sermon, Pastor Jeremy preaches from Psalm 123 on the theme of Injustice. Our world is filled with injustice—from a believed false accusation to the systematic oppression of people groups. In contrast to prevalent unjust and merciless systems, God…
03 Church
Jun 17, 2018 • 41 min
Summer in the Psalms // Church - Psalm 122 In this sermon, Kevin looks at Psalm 122 and the theme of Church, the gathered people of God. What should our attitude be as we gather to worship God? It’s easy for Sunday morning to be characterized by a rough…
02 Help
Jun 10, 2018 • 42 min
Summer in the Psalms // Help - Psalm 121 in this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 121 and the theme of Help. When the bottom drops out, where do you turn for help? Some of us run from our problems, others try to force and fight their way through them.…
01 Peace
Jun 3, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms // Peace In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Psalm 120. How do we find peace in a world of chaos and conflict? This Psalm gives us a paradigm to follow: Prayer, Patience, and Perspective. Listen and be encouraged.
04 Called To Life
May 28, 2018 • 34 min
Membership Matters // Called To Follow After three weeks of Membership Matters, we’ve learned about how the church has been called together, called to belong, and called to follow. This week, Jeremy talks about how the church is called to…
03 Called To Follow
May 20, 2018 • 44 min
Membership Matters // Called To Follow In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at the leadership roles within the local church. Last week we talked about how we’re called to belong. Part of belonging means that God places us under the care and spiritual…
02 Called To Belong
May 13, 2018 • 43 min
Membership Matters // Called To Belong In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at what it means to belong to a local church, asking the question, “What is membership?” Often we desire a feeling of belonging without the responsibility of commitment. The desire…
01 Called Together
May 6, 2018 • 39 min
Membership Matters // Called Together In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Ephesians 2 to ask —- Who is the church? Are we merely a Sunday morning club for Christians or something more? Our individualistic ideals can often come in conflict with our call…
04 God Is Gracious
Apr 29, 2018 • 29 min
The Four G’s // Eternal Truths for Everyday Life In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Colossian 2:6-14 — In this sermon series, we are looking at eternal truths about God and then considering the implications that impact everyday life. In this sermon, we look…
02 God Is Glorious
Apr 15, 2018 • 43 min
The Four G’s // Eternal Truths for Everyday Life In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Colossian 1:24-2:5 — In this sermon series, we are looking at eternal truths about God and then considering the implications that impact everyday life. In this sermon…
01 God Is Great
Apr 8, 2018 • 41 min
The Four G’s // Eternal Truths for Everyday Life In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Colossian 1:15-23 — In this sermon series, we are looking at eternal truths about God and then considering the implications that impact everyday life. In this sermon we…
22 The King’s Victory
Apr 2, 2018 • 42 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 15:42-16:8 — The King’s Victory. Christ was crucified and buried. When it seemed that all hope was lost, Jesus rose from the dead, defeating death. The resurrection challenges…
21 The King’s Cross
Mar 25, 2018 • 29 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Mark 15:1-42 and the crucifixion of Jesus. This is the climax of Mark’s Gospel. Central to the whole Gospel is the question - Who is Jesus? In this passage, one person/group after another…
20 The King’s Trial
Mar 18, 2018 • 39 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Kevin looks at Mark 14:26-72. Following the intimate meal where Jesus instituted the Lord’s Supper, the scene moves to the Garden of Gethsemane, where he is betrayed by one of his own and abandoned by…
19 The King’s Table
Mar 11, 2018 • 40 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 14:1-25. On the night in which Jesus was betrayed, he took the bread, gave thanks, broke it and said something none of the disciples expected. Jesus transformed the Passover…
18 The King’s Warning
Mar 4, 2018 • 42 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 13:1-37 where Jesus predicts the end of the Temple and the end of the world. In this difficult passage, Jesus offers a warning to help followers of Christ endure through the…
17 The King’s Command
Feb 25, 2018 • 34 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Mark 12:13-34 where Jesus faces one confrontation after another where the religious elite are trying to trick and trap him. Their questions reveal their inability to full understand and…
16 The King’s Confrontation
Feb 11, 2018 • 43 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 11:1-25. This text marks the beginning of the most important week of the most important person that’s ever lived. Jesus begins by confronting the echo chamber of Israel’s…
15 The King’s Treasure
Feb 4, 2018 • 40 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 10:17-31. In this story, a man gets a few minutes with Jesus and gets to ask him a question that’s been burning in his soul: What must I do to inherit eternal life? Maybe…
14 The King’s Hierarchy
Jan 28, 2018 • 29 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Mark 9:30-50. Jesus’ disciples are arguing about who among them is the greatest. In our world, we applaud performance, popularity, and power. The greatest among us find themselves in…
13 The King’s Glory
Jan 21, 2018 • 37 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 9:2-29. In this passage, Jesus and his disciples have a mountain top experience that gives a glimpse into the trajectory of Jesus. We see that Jesus is headed for glory and…
12 The King’s Identity
Jan 14, 2018 • 38 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 8:27—38. In this passage, Jesus asks his disciples, Who do you say that I am? Here we see Peter rightly exclaim, You are the Christ! But what does it mean that Jesus is the…
02 Vision - Looking Forward to 2018 (Paul’s Vision for the Ephesians)
Jan 7, 2018 • 41 min
Looking Back & Looking Forward // Vision In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Ephesians 3:14-21 and Paul’s visionary prayer. Vision is a picture of what could be with the conviction that it should be. Paul’s prayer of vision looks upward, moves inward,…
01 Prayer - Looking Back on 2017 (The Lord’s Prayer)
Dec 31, 2017 • 17 min
Looking Back & Looking Forward // Prayer In this sermonette, Jeremy looks at Matthew 6:9-13 and the Lord’s prayer. As we close the year, we want to spend some time looking back through prayer.
04 Waiting For Jesus - Power
Dec 24, 2017 • 22 min
Waiting For Jesus // Waiting in Power In this Advent Sermon, Jeremy looks at Isaiah 40:27-31. No one likes waiting. We despise it and we do everything we can to avoid it. Yet, what we find in the Scriptures is that waiting uniquely forms and shapes us as…
03 Waiting For Jesus - Plan
Dec 17, 2017 • 35 min
Waiting For Jesus // Waiting with Patience In this Advent Series, Pastor Clint looks at Jeremiah 29:1-14. No one likes waiting. We despise it and we do everything we can to avoid it. Yet, what we find in the Scriptures is that waiting uniquely forms and…
02 Waiting For Jesus - Patience
Dec 10, 2017 • 34 min
Waiting For Jesus // Waiting with Patience In this new Advent Series, Pastor Clint looks at Habakkuk 2:1-4. No one likes waiting. We despise it and we do everything we can to avoid it. Yet, what we find in the Scriptures is that waiting uniquely forms and…
01 Waiting For Jesus - Perspective
Dec 3, 2017 • 38 min
Waiting For Jesus // Waiting with Perspective In this new Advent Series, Pastor Clint looks at Isaiah 40:1-11. No one likes waiting. We despise it and we do everything we can to avoid it. Yet, what we find in the Scriptures is that waiting uniquely forms…
11 The King’s Supremacy
Nov 27, 2017 • 29 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Mark 7:1-37. What makes a person clean before God? Jesus addresses this question as he calls out the religious insiders for ignoring God’s command to love in favor of their man-made…
10 The King’s Feast
Nov 19, 2017 • 44 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 6:30-45 and 8:1-20. With Jesus, it is feast or famine. For those who receive him, he feeds the bread of life and those who reject him get little more than a sigh. Listen to the…
09 The King’s Opposition
Nov 12, 2017 • 37 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 6:1-29 and the King’s Opposition. In this episode, Jesus faces opposition at every turn. We learn about the inevitability, the accountability, and the tragedy of opposition and…
08 The King’s Power
Nov 5, 2017 • 40 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 4:35-5:43 and the King’s Power. In this episode, Jesus comes face to face with Disaster, Demons, Disease and Death. Listen and see how Jesus reverses the effects of the curse -…
07 The King’s Kingdom
Oct 29, 2017 • 28 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Jeremy looks at Mark 4:1-34 and the King’s Kingdom. At this point in Mark’s Gospel, Mark slows down some of the action to give us an extended teaching from Jesus on the kingdom. Through parables, Jesus…
06 The King’s Family
Oct 23, 2017 • 40 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 3:20-35 and the King’s Family. In this episode, King Jesus declares and defines who is his family. We see there are many around Jesus as fans and others against Jesus as foes,…
05 The King’s Paradigm
Oct 15, 2017 • 38 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 2:18-22 and 3:1-6 and the King’s Paradigm. In this episode, King Jesus is confronted by the religious elite because He and his crew don’t fast and sabbath like they do. Jesus…
04 The King’s Company
Oct 8, 2017 • 38 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 1:16-20 & 2:13-17 and the King’s Company. In this episode, King Jesus forms his company with a radical and costly call. To follow Jesus means obedience without conditions,…
03 The King’s Healing
Oct 1, 2017 • 38 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 2:1-12 and the King’s Healing. In this episode, a paralytic is brought to Jesus in dramatic fashion and we find that the healing Jesus provides is deeper than we think and more…
02 The King’s Compassion
Sep 24, 2017 • 35 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Mark 1:40-45 and the King’s Compassion. In this episode, a leper risks it all and comes to Jesus for cleansing. Jesus is moved with pity and touches him. What happens? Does the…
01 The King’s Gospel
Sep 18, 2017 • 38 min
Crown & Cross // The Gospel of Mark In this sermon, Pastor Clint walks through Mark 1:1-15. The gospel is essentially news, not advice about something that has been done for you. We are faced with the decision on how to respond. Listen to this…
The Method Of Jesus
Aug 28, 2017 • 46 min
In this sermon, Pastor Clint continues in the series, Exploring the Mission, Motive, and Method of Jesus. This Sunday, we looked at the Method of Jesus in Luke 7:18-35. In this passage, John the Baptist struggles to reconcile the methodology of Jesus and…
The Motive Of Jesus
Aug 4, 2017 • 43 min
In this sermon, Pastor Clint continues in the series, Exploring the Mission, Motive, and Method of Jesus. This Sunday, we looked at the Motive of Jesus in Mark 10:32-45. In this passage, is on the road to Jerusalem for the last time. We see that the road…
The Mission of Jesus
Jun 27, 2017 • 43 min
In this sermon, Pastor Clint looks at Luke 18:35-19:10. In this passage, Jesus meets an oppressed blind man as well as a blind oppressor. How will Jesus interact with these polar opposite men? Here Jesus is crystal clear about his Mission — to seek and…