Burlington Baptist Church Podcast

Burlington Baptist Church Podcast

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Burlington Baptist is a church in Northern Kentucky just south of Cincinnati Ohio, that has been serving and worshiping God for 175 years. While we have a long and rich history we strive to stay relevant and reach unbelievers, by serving our community …


Christ Centered - Stewardship of the Gospel
Sep 15 • 40 min
In this period in time, the 21st century, most people will go out of their way to avoid suffering and/or persecution. But, if we were to ask the saints in the 1st century what it meant to be a follower of Christ they would have included suffering as…
Christ Centered - Lordship of Christ
Sep 8 • 35 min
Continuing the journey thru the Book of Colossians we look at the Lordship of Christ: Living in Light of His Lordship. (Colossians 1:15-23 ESV) This week we look at who Jesus is and why it is important that we understand that He is God, He …
Christ Centered - Growth in Christ
Sep 1 • 32 min
This week we dive deeper into the book of Colossians and how Paul has a prayer that could change the Church and how he prayers for spiritual blessings not material or physical blessings. Paul wants the Church to grow and progress in spiritual wisdom…
Christ Centered - Beginning with thanks
Aug 25 • 32 min
The Word of God is central…yet many are intimidated by the Word and read things they didn’t understand. Some think God’s Word is not applicable or outdated, but the Gospel is alive, growing, spreading, bearing fruit & spreading some more. When…
Being Used By God
Aug 18 • 42 min
Spreading God’s word to all nations is the goal set for all christians to tell everyone about Christ and how his grace and mercy can save. In this sermon we have examples of ways to spread the word of God’s love and how each of us can help just by t…
Building Blocks - Strong Marriages
Aug 11 • 37 min
We live in a day where the Bible’s teaching on marriage is often called narrow-minded & even accused of bigotry if you hold fast. Todays message focuses on exactly what God’s Word says about marriage…when we stand on the Word of God - no need …
Building Blocks - Shaped by Scriptures
Aug 4 • 33 min
The Bible was written to be our guide book in life. It is there to teach us and guide us in how we should live and follow Christ. This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you …
Building Blocks - Steadfast in Prayer
Jul 28 • 40 min
God has given us numerous accounts of His people getting in real messes in life, backs up against the wall, desperate situations - often when their backs were against the wall they cried out to God in prayer…God repeatedly responded to the prayers…
Building Blocks - Make Disciples
Jul 21 • 37 min
If we can get to the moon and back, why can’t we complete the Great Commission set forth by God? The church needs to make it a priority to fulfill the Great Commission in our generation…at least we must accelerate the rate of spreading the Gospel….
Building Blocks - Love Others
Jul 14 • 35 min
Everything we do should help us do at least one of these three things: Love God, Love Others and Make Disciples. If we all follow the great commandments given to us be God (Love God and others) and the great commission he has set forth for us to do …
Building Blocks - Love God
Jul 7 • 32 min
For no one can lay a foundation other than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ. (1 Corinthians 3:11) Jesus is our foundation, chief cornerstone, Head of Church…so what are we to build upon that foundation of Christ? Jesus said we are to buil…
Night of Worship - Guest speaker TJ Shinkle
Jul 2 • 67 min
Monthly Night of Worship held on the last Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm. Join us for a night of rock’n music & great fellowship. (Please check www.burlingtonbaptistchurch.org or follow us on Facebook @burlingtonbaptistchurch for update…
What Is Our Church Known For?
Jun 30 • 37 min
We need to see ourselves as a team, as a body of believers. We need to have people in the right positions and equip those people to help others. We need to serve and work together for the right reasons and make Christ known by making disciples to re…
Called For More
Jun 23 • 34 min
Every great gift demands a great response. (John 3:16) God’s gift to you was His Son, Salvation, Eternal Life! So what is your response? God is not done with you. If you’ve still got breath in your body, that means you’ve still got purpose in your c…
Don’t Be Afraid Of The Future
Jun 16 • 37 min
In his final sermon as the Interim Pastor, LD leaves us with encouraging words and the hope for a bright and strong future here at BBC. We all know what it’s like to be nervous about what’s next, what’s going to change, because we feel tota…
How To Cope With The Change
Jun 9 • 44 min
Everything seems to be in fast-forward today. But, when everything is flying off the walls, coming unplugged and the hurricanes of change are blowing thru our lives, we need to have something that doesn’t change. We’ve got to be able to say, “…
Our One Foundation
Jun 2 • 37 min
According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation, and someone else is building upon it. Let each one take care how he builds upon it. For no one can lay a foundation other than that which is l…
What About Heaven? - What Is The New Heaven & New Earth?
May 26 • 38 min
In this, the last sermon of the What About Heaven series, we find out what the “New Earth” and “New Heaven” will be like. But first we need to understand why there will be a “New Earth” and a “New Heaven” God’s purpose was to live in intimate fellow…
What About Heaven? - The Reward Ceremony
May 19 • 28 min
“And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to Him must believe that he exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him.” (Hebrews 11:6-NIV) Jesus told many parables that the basic plot line was about a master…
What About Heaven? - Questions People Ask About Heaven
May 12 • 42 min
Have you ever thought…. “Lord, I wish you’d told us more about Heaven… I wish you’d given us more to go on.” The truth is, the information about Heaven has been divinely limited and reserved. After Paul was given a tour of Heaven he writes in 2 …
What About Heaven? - Is Heaven A Real Place?
May 5 • 41 min
When someone says, let me tell you a story about Heaven and they start talking about homes, foods, places to see and places to play, why do you immediately assume they are telling a joke? Why are the thoughts of the physical almost always separated …
Choose To Follow - Decision 2019
Apr 28 • 34 min
Here we are again in another political cycle…but this time there is one question that you must ask yourself that is more important than any other…Will you choose Jesus? Now maybe you are asking your self, “What does that even mean to choose Jesu…
He Is Risen! - Easter Sunrise
Apr 21 • 19 min
He Is Risen! The third day has come and He’s Alive!
Cross Prayers - Good Friday
Apr 19 • 37 min
History is filled with famous last words and sometimes those last words stay with us and resinate though life. But, the most famous last words are those spoken by Jesus as he was being crusified on the cross.While Christ took the punishment for …
Unexpected - Palm Sunday
Apr 14 • 29 min
They were all expecting a conquering hero…instead they found a crucified friend. They were all expecting a king claiming victory…instead they found a cold borrowed tomb. They were all expecting to celebrate together…instead they found themselv…
What About Heaven? - How Does Believing In Heaven Help Us Now?
Apr 7 • 37 min
What will your final thoughts be about? None of us can afford to neglect fixing our eyes on heaven, nor can we fail to prepare ourselves for eternity. Don’t miss heaven for anything in this world! Join us in the second sermon of this series and lear…
What About Heaven? - Where Will We Go When We Die?
Mar 31 • 34 min
In this new sermon series we will be diving into the questions we all have about Heaven. Questions like Where did I come from?, Why am I here? and Where am I going? are just a few that people ask all the time. Throughout this teaching series we will…
Me & My Two Sons - What is it with older brothers?
Mar 24 • 40 min
In the last sermon of this series we take a look from the older brothers point of view. We see how he felt in the story of the prodigal son and why he felt that way toward his father and younger brother. Then we connect this with each of us today an…
Me& My Two Sons - Have You Ever Been Homesick?
Mar 17 • 42 min
Have you ever been homesick? Have you ever missed your family so bad that you want to drop everything you are doing just to go home again? Even those of us that leave home because we think the grass is greener in the “far country”, seem to remember …
From the Rooftops
Mar 10 • 53 min
From an unchurched Englishman to an Englishman that loves Jesus Christ, Dennis preaches about how the church needs to reach outside the walls and be where the people are. Just like Saul (Acts 9) we need to go OUT and tell others about Christ, not wa…
Me & My Two Sons - Have You Met My Two Sons?
Mar 3 • 42 min
In the story of the Prodigal Son you wonder which one of the men you would rather have for a son/ Which one is bad? Which one is good? But if you really think about the story you find yourself asking ‘which son does the father love the most?’, But w…
Me & My Two Sons - Will You Come To My Party?
Feb 24 • 42 min
Have you noticed, nobody is lost anymore? People are unchurched, people are seekers, people are on a journey, people are writing their testimony, but nobody is ‘lost’. In the book of Luke, Jesus told several parables the all started with something o…
Let Us Encourage One Another - How to Encourage Others With Our Words
Feb 17 • 49 min
In the last sermon of the series, we begin to understand how the words we say can really impact people and how an encouraging word can really go a long way. “A word out of your mouth may seem of no account, but it can accomplish nearly anything—-or…
Let Us Encourage One Another - What does an Encourager Look Like?
Feb 10 • 38 min
An encourager is someone who meets people at their point of need and will do whatever it takes to get them on their feet. Rather that is speaking up for someone who has had a bad past, encouraging the church to have a bold vision or even promoting a…
Where Healing Begins and We Are Better Together
Feb 3 • 46 min
The healing begins in the church house with God’s people, those who would identify as Sons and Daughters of God.”Be doers of the word, and not hears only, deceiving your own selves. For if anyone is a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is li…
Let Us Encourage One Another - Everybody Can Encourage & Everybody Needs It
Jan 27 • 41 min
Have you ever asked yourself, what does the church do for people who fall and can’t get up? Many feel as though the church does nothing, the church often ignores the needs of people outside their congregation, but in-fact, the church helps people by…
Let Us Encourage One Another - No Discouraging Words Here!
Jan 20 • 39 min
We are all desperately seeking an encouraging word from someone. That is why many people can relate to these famous word…”Sometimes you want to go, where everybody knows your name, and they are always glad you came.” (Gary Portnoy & Judy Hart …
Let Us Encourage One Another - More Encouragement Please!
Jan 13 • 38 min
“And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of His return is drawing near.” (Hebrews 10:25) In this series we will be focusing on how God wants us to encourage one another a…
What is the one thing we can count on in 2019? - A message of hope
Jan 6 • 33 min
The one thing we can all count on in 2019 is that God is in control! We should make our plans counting on God to direct us. (Proverbs 16:9) Also, our problems have a purpose, so everything that happens, the good, bad and ugly is always Father-filter…
Finding Joy in Your Dilemma
Dec 30, 2018 • 40 min
Have you ever experienced an unpleasant or confusing situation that is difficult to get out of or solve? Well, then you have a dilemma. Once we understand that we need Christ in our dilemma and that we can find inexpressible joy by doing so we are b…
Christmas Eve Service
Dec 24, 2018 • 26 min
Christmas Eve Service: The Promise of a Savior
I’ll Be Home For Christmas - Come Home to Love
Dec 23, 2018 • 34 min
Love was born at Christmas time - When we hurry home to God’s love we can love our family, we know that we matter to God and we can find our place in the church. When we come home to love, we choose to take that step, though so simple, we must choos…
i’ll Be Home For Christmas - Come Home to Joy
Dec 16, 2018 • 39 min
We have added so many things to the Christmas season, that what used to be a celebration has now become a frustration. We should not be saying “I’ll be glad when Christmas is over” we are supposed to be celebrating the joyous news of God coming to u…
I’ll Be Home For Christmas - Come Home to Peace
Dec 9, 2018 • 37 min
“Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom He is pleased.” The angel’s massage of peace implies that we need peace. It also declares a peace creator has come and motivates us to be peace makers. But, we cannot have the pe…
I’ll Be Home For Christmas - Come Home to Hope
Dec 2, 2018 • 34 min
Where do you call home? The word home is a powerful word…it stirs many emotions, both positive and negative, but yet the word ‘home’ is a comfort. When you Come Home to Hope your life will change, you hear God’s voice, obey God’s will and trust Go…
Pastor Kent’s Last Sunday at BBC
Nov 25, 2018 • 68 min
This is Pastor Kent’s last Sunday with Burlington Baptist Church. He started at the church 10 years ago as the Worship Minister and became the Senior Pastor 2 years ago. With his love and gift of music and singing he praises to our Lord Jesus Christ…
Until Jesus Comes Back
Nov 18, 2018 • 28 min
(2 Timothy 4:1-8 NLT) When one door closes…another one opens. When you look back over your life and see the things you have done and understand that it is time to move on into the future and close the door of the past, think as Paul did when looki…
Facing the Future and Fearing the Unknown
Nov 11, 2018 • 23 min
Facing the future sometimes is unsettling, the mystery of the unknown can cause anxiety and fear. But, as Christ followers we do not face these fears alone. Jesus even made comment to the disciples on the sea “Why are you afraid, oh you of little fa…
Conversations in the Bible - You Must Be Born Again
Nov 4, 2018 • 21 min
Where you hear the words…”You must be born again” what do you think about. Some think in the literal since but what Jesus was talking about when he spoke of being born again, he uses a word (anothen) that implies that the one who gave life the fir…
What do These Stones Mean? - Remember Me
Oct 28, 2018 • 30 min
We all have things in our lives that we remember, some good and and some not so good. But, there are special things, that whenever we see, hear, smell, touch them, it jogs our memories. Like in Joshua 4:21-22 says… “In the future when your descend…
Finding Hope in a World of Hurt - Where’s Your Heart?
Oct 21, 2018 • 30 min
The world is nothing stronger than the power of Jesus in your heart, for what your heart belongs to determines your decisions. As Peter says in James 1:2-4 - “Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for gre…
Finding Hope in a World of Hurt - Where’s Your Home?
Oct 14, 2018 • 31 min
There’s no place like home, and home is an anchor to our souls. When we think of a place called home…it is a place that we find secure, safe and comfortable. For a Christian earth is merely our temporary home, we are just passing through until it …
Finding Hope in a World of Hurt - Where’s Your Hope?
Oct 7, 2018 • 28 min
We all have hope for something…a job, a bigger bank account… but fact is all these things, while they are somewhat needed in this world, are not going to last forever.When we put our hope into ‘things’ we forget they will rot, rust and event…
4 Letter Words - Lost
Sep 30, 2018 • 33 min
For the Son of man has come to seek and to save the lost. (Luke 19:10) In this final sermon of the series we hear about one of the most important four letter words in the Bible, LOST. Jesus came to earth to save the lost and he sent his Disciples ou…
4 Letter Words - Hell
Sep 23, 2018 • 30 min
Though many do not ever talk about it and actually only about 58% of adults believe that there really is a place called hell. In church and in society many people only talk about going to heaven, but in reality Jesus talked about both heaven and hel…
4 Letter Words - Obey
Sep 16, 2018 • 33 min
“Obey” is a word that many people struggle with. To many it means that someone other than oneself has the power of what they can and cannot do. But, when we are talking about obey Christ we need to look t things differently. There are benefits to ob…
4 Letter Words - Fear
Sep 9, 2018 • 26 min
What is the most frequent command in the Bible? Today we look at the word fear and why the the Lord tells us not to fear. (Psalms 34:1-4)
4 Letter Words - Holy
Sep 2, 2018 • 34 min
In this new sermon series we will be talking about 4 letter words that are in the Bible that we do not talk about enough. This weeks 4 letter word is Holy. As Disciples, we are to pursue being Holy, not run from it.
iServe - Call to Action
Aug 26, 2018 • 34 min
We are all called to serve…..serve in the church. What is needed today in the church is an attitude of being all in! Jesus taught the principle of serving and he also exemplified it. The growth of the church is determined by how people view …
iServe - Being a Member
Aug 19, 2018 • 26 min
Being a member means being a part of the body. The Bible gives a very clear picture of what membership in the “church” or body of Christ looks like; First we should be involved in the church, be servants for Christ. We are also called to belong not …
iServe - Being a good servant
Aug 12, 2018 • 32 min
What is the secret to greatness? We can find this answer in the book of Matthew 20:26… “Whoever wants to become great must be a servant to others…” Throughout the Bible we are instructed on what a real servant must be. In this new sermon series …
Tug Of War - Compassion and Conviction
Aug 5, 2018 • 29 min
Living in the ‘AND’ means choosing compassion and conviction. As Christ followers we have strong ‘convictions’ about our beliefs, however, when you have strong convictions sometimes you can be accused of being judgmental or hypocritical. Let us navi…
Tug Of War - Work & Worship
Jul 29, 2018 • 33 min
Sometimes there can be a Tug of War between work and worship. Many struggle with how they feel Monday thru Friday compared to Sunday mornings. But, in fact what we need to be doing is viewing our work as an act of worship. By this we mean a place wh…
Tug Of War - Both/And
Jul 22, 2018 • 35 min
Following Jesus doesn’t always mean “either/or”, often it means “both/and”. Sometimes it seems as if we are in a tug of war with our spiritual lives; we want to have faith but, there is always doubt. And when it comes to the tension between faith an…
Exponential Impact-Surrender
Jul 15, 2018 • 26 min
The reason many are still troubled, still seeking and still making little forward progress is because they have yet to come to the realization that they must surrender to God. They are still trying to give orders and think they have it all together,…
Exponential Impact-Spirit Led Hearing From God
Jul 1, 2018 • 30 min
Movements that transform the world are started with people who are spirit led. As disciples of Jesus we all need to be people who are led by the spirit (hear from God) and do what He says. Each of us are designed by God to make an impact on this wor…
Exponential Impact-Go be the Church
Jun 24, 2018 • 32 min
There are somethings in life that are not meant to be kept to ourselves….the Gospel Message is one of them! As Christ followers we shouldn’t just want to make a difference, we should want to make the world different. We were not just meant to go to c…
Happy Fathers Day
Jun 17, 2018 • 23 min
What kind of Father is God? Some thing he is unreasonable, unreliable, unconcerned, un-pleaseable; but in fact God is a caring (Psalms 103:13, 1 Peter 5:7), consistent (James 1:17, 2 Timothy 2:13, Romans 11:29), close (Acts 17:27), sympathetic (1 Pe…
Finding God in God
Jun 10, 2018 • 40 min
Guest pastor LD Campbell preaches on how we all need to find God in God. (Hebrews 12)
Our Home is in Heaven
Jun 3, 2018 • 33 min
Guest pastor LD Campbell preaches about your home in Heaven. He explains how this is a temporary home and we need to be working toward Heaven.
Fellowship…the other side of worship
May 27, 2018 • 26 min
We all need a “place to belong, we all need fellowship. And Christian fellowship is two dimensional; we must know the reality of fellowship with the Father and His Son Jesus Christ before we can know the reality of fellowship with each other in our …
What is Worship?
May 20, 2018 • 31 min
Often misunderstood, worship is what we were created to do. You do not have to be in a church to worship God, you can worship him wherever you are. God has filled each person with spirit (1 Corinthians 6) enabling them to be flexible, focused and fa…
Happy Mother Day
May 13, 2018 • 32 min
In todays special sermon, we look at a few of the greatest gifts you can give a mother on Mother’s Day? The gift of acceptance, the gift of appreciation and the gift of affirmation. In scripture God reminds us how we should treat our parents and how …
Go Be The Church - Missions
May 6, 2018 • 37 min
We begin a new sermon series about not just going to church, but being the church within our communities and beyond. And how important it is the we all share the word of Jesus Christ to as many people as we can. (Visiting preacher Jonathan Lewis from S…
A Way Out - Always a way out
Apr 29, 2018 • 28 min
Today we finish our sermon series A Way Out. Today we learn that there is always a way out and that though the Holy Spirit convicts us of our sin, but also does the work of making us born again.
A Way Out - Fighting Temptation
Apr 15, 2018 • 30 min
As we continue our sermon series on temptation, we learn the process of temptation and how we have to be willing to let God work in our lives in order to resist evil.
A Way Out - Temptation
Apr 8, 2018 • 31 min
In this new sermon series we will be looking at temptation and what to do when you are tempted. 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 shows us that God knows there is temptation in this life but that He is faithful, and will not let you be tempted beyond what you can …
Easter:Jesus is Alive!
Apr 1, 2018 • 20 min
The greatest news of all time… He is Risen!!! Because Jesus is alive, we too can truly live life with purpose.
Jesus is Here
Mar 25, 2018 • 23 min
As we continue our sermon series on ‘Jesus Is’, we focus on Jesus is Here. By that we mean the Jesus is in our daily lives. Whatever situation may enter our lives that are bigger than our capacity to handle, we need to take it to the Lord. But, remembe…
Jesus is the Point
Mar 18, 2018 • 26 min
We continue the ‘Jesus Is’ sermon series this week with, Jesus is the Point. In today’s sermon we focus on Jesus being the center point in our daily lives. When we start from that, everything else will work better.
Jesus is Your Friend
Mar 11, 2018 • 36 min
Today we begin a new sermon series called ‘Jesus Is’. In today’s sermon we focus on how Jesus is our Friend.
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Philadelphia & Laodicea
Mar 4, 2018 • 31 min
This week we close up our sermon series on the Seven Churches of Revelation, and focus on the two remaining churches, Philadelphia and Laodicea.
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Sardis
Feb 25, 2018 • 27 min
Continuing the study of the Seven Churches of Revelation, we look at the Church of Sardis “The Sleeping City”. Sardis was a mountain ridge city that thought of itself to be impenetrable. And due to this thought, they had let their guard down and fallen…
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Thyatira
Feb 18, 2018 • 33 min
Continuing on the study of the Seven Churches of Revelation, we look at the Church of Thyatira. Thyatira was a city of great trade and also the city that is the home to Jezebel the false prophet. See how Christ encourages these people.
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Pergamum
Feb 11, 2018 • 38 min
We continue the series on the Seven Churches of Revelation. This sermon focuses on the Church of Pergamum, the city where Satan has his throne. But Christ tells the people to be faithful and that he is always with them.
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Smyrna
Feb 4, 2018 • 31 min
We continue our study of the Book of Revelation and focus on the Letter John wrote to the Church at Smyrna. (Revelation 2:8-11)
Revelation-The Letters to the Seven Churches: Ephesus
Jan 28, 2018 • 33 min
Study of the first chapters of the book of Revelation, more particularly the Letters to the Seven Churches of Asia, written by John as he was exiled to the Island of Patmos. (Revelation 1:1-4) In this weeks sermon we focus on the Church of Ephesus (Rev…
What’s Next?
Jan 21, 2018 • 31 min
Fleetwood Mac said it best….”Don’t stop thinking about tomorrow. don’t stop, it’ll soon be here, it’ll be, better than before, yesterday’s gone, yesterday’s gone.” In the last sermon of the Hitting Reset series we are focusing on restarting. When we …
How to Reload
Jan 14, 2018 • 29 min
How do we recover when we have completely failed, broke down, hit rock bottom? We have to find a strength beyond ourselves and reload the new life in which Jesus offers to each of us. A life failure is merely an event, it doesn’t have to be our destiny!
How to Reformat
Jan 7, 2018 • 32 min
Resetting and reformatting things in our lives
The Old is Gone
Dec 31, 2017 • 31 min
Hitting the reset button to make a new you. “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.”
Stand Strong
Oct 22, 2017 • 30 min
Kneeling to pray is what gives you the strength to stand
Stand Up
Oct 15, 2017 • 30 min
Daniel stands up for what is right when he graciously tells King Nebuchadnezzar the meaning of his dream.
Longing for His Appearing
Oct 23, 2016 • 32 min
There is a lot of talk today about how the world is going to end. Sometimes the future does look rather threatening. So it is essential as fears about the future get greater that we Christians manifest one of our most precious possessions, which is o…
Seeing God as Isaiah Did
Oct 16, 2016 • 39 min
When we see God as Isaiah did we realize a few things about ourselves and our Savior. Listen as we explore the book of Isaiah.
Prophets : Amos
Oct 9, 2016 • 41 min
The Church is not something that we just do and maintain. It is a movement in the world and it is really about where the hearts of the people in The Church are. If they are not for the Lord then The Church will cease to be the movement it is.
The Armor Of God : What We Wear to War
Oct 2, 2016 • 39 min
Jesus tells us that we are at war spiritually and so we should be prepared. Even today soldiers wear armor to protect them during battle. Find out what kind of armor you need going into a spiritual war.
The Message That Will Change Your Life
Sep 25, 2016 • 26 min
There might not be a word in the English Language so little understood that the word “Gospel”. It is also the most important as The Gospel is the only message that can change your life.
The Great Commission
Sep 18, 2016 • 30 min
Every Christian is joined together in a single quest to look for people who do not know God in a loving, sensitive‚Äč, gracious way and point them to Jesus Christ and His life-changing‚Äč power.
It Doesn’t Matter What You Believe
Sep 11, 2016 • 26 min
In today’s culture, we have so many thoughts on religion and concepts about living and dying. One of them is “It doesn’t matter what you believe about God as long as you’re sincere” but God never said that.
Living a Generous Life
Sep 4, 2016 • 43 min
Being generous not only helps those around you but also build back into you, your life and faith. Listen and find out why you should live a generous life.
Reaching Out Together
Aug 28, 2016 • 34 min
God has a mission for us to share His message with others. So, how do we go about sharing our faith and talk to people about Christ? Listen as Kent tells us how Jesus did it.
Serving Together
Aug 21, 2016 • 40 min
Why are we here? God didn’t put you or me on earth just to take up space, to breathe, have fun and to die. He put you here to make the world a better place. The Bible instructs us to serve God. How do you serve God?
How We Help Each Other Grow
Aug 14, 2016 • 32 min
Christians are called to help each other grow spiritually but how can we do that? By your words. Words are powerful things and what we say can impact others positively or negatively. Listen to Kent as he shows us how we can help each other grow.
Why We Need Eachother
Aug 7, 2016 • 35 min
Our society tells us to be your own person and do it on your own but that is not how God designed us. We need each other, even the Lone Ranger had Tonto.
Communion: What is it All About
Jul 31, 2016 • 28 min
Whether you grew up in church or didn’t, perhaps you’ve never understood the meaning of communion. Communion is a part of worship. Listen as Kent explains about Communion and how it relates to worship.
Contribute
Jul 24, 2016 • 26 min
We all have gifts and we are called to used those gifts to honor God. Jesus called us to spread the Gospel to the ends of the Earth so every believer is called to be a minister, not by vocation, but by calling. We should share our spiritual and financ…
Connect
Jul 17, 2016 • 30 min
God never intended for us to live the Christian life alone. Yes, it is important to come to church and worship God together but it is even more important to connect to a small group of people to share life together.
Come
Jul 10, 2016 • 31 min
Is it necessary to attend church? Yes if you look to the early church. They came together often and did life together. If you have not been to church in a while maybe it is time to try and experience the real benefit of church and bring a friend.
Commit
Jul 5, 2016 • 27 min
When you love something you are committed to it. A commitment is what transforms a promise into reality. As a church we must commit to each other and to pray as God commanded us to. Pray for God to show you what He wants you to do for the church.
What is this Community We Call BBC?
Jun 26, 2016 • 37 min
We are beginning a new chapter in our church’s long history which makes it a great time to push the reset button and rethink what BBC is all about. Let us sharpen our thinking as a church and discover Burlington, and what it is to be a Christian.
Improving Your Serve
Jun 19, 2016 • 42 min
Being a servant goes against everything in our carnal nature but it is one of the core teachings of Jesus. To be a leader you must be a servant. What kind of a servant are you?
Thy Will Be Done
Jun 12, 2016 • 41 min
Have you ever seen something happen and people say “that’s God’s will,” or have you asked “God what is your will for my life?” Look to the Bible to find and determine if something is the will of God.
The 3 Wills of God
Jun 5, 2016 • 36 min
How does a person determine what the will of the Lord is? There are hundreds of verses in the bible that say “Lord’s will”, “God desires”, “will of God”, or “this is what God wants from you.” They don’t always refer to the same thing. Listen as we di…
What If?
May 29, 2016 • 44 min
Have you ever been reading the bible, stopped and wondered what if what what happened in here happened today in the church? What if the church people did what the early did?
Playing Favorites
May 22, 2016 • 32 min
It is in our human nature to play favorites with other people everyday. We do it when we send out invites to a party, picking teams for sports, and even when a boss decides who to hire for a job. James writes about why we should not play favorites in…
Pure Religion
May 15, 2016 • 39 min
We use “pure” in life many different ways. “Pure gold” or a “pure jump shot” or “pure sound”. Things are more authentic, real and more valuable when they are pure. Listen and find out what it means to have a “Pure Religion”.
Building A Forever Family
May 8, 2016 • 35 min
At the end of your life you are not going to regret most of the things that society tells us are important. You are going to regret time not spent with a spouse, a friend, a child or parent. It is the human connections that you need to cherish in lif…
When Sin Looks Better Than God
May 1, 2016 • 39 min
We all miss the mark at one point or another in our lives but we should never say that God is the one that tempts us. We are tempted and sin when we think something looks better than God. Listen as Nick tell us how to know that nothing is better than…
Whatever, Whenever
Apr 24, 2016 • 39 min
Life on earth is going to be difficult. We are going to face various trials but God often uses those trials to help us reflect his glory. Listen as Nick takes us through James 1.
Following
Apr 17, 2016 • 48 min
Jesus calls us to follower Him. There are different kinds of followers so find out which one you are.
God is Good All The Time
Apr 10, 2016 • 32 min
Who can say they are always good enough? God can and does. Find out what the bible has to say about God’s goodness.
Witnesses: Sharing Your Faith
Apr 3, 2016 • 40 min
When Jesus left Earth He commanded us to be His witnesses. That is we are called to share our faith and what God has done in our life. But it is more than just that…it is how you do it. Nick helps us be better witnesses so you can share your faith.
Hope Lives
Mar 27, 2016 • 28 min
We throw that word HOPE around a lot and in many ways we use the word synonymously with wish. There is a difference between a wish and a hope.
Why Christianity Has A Cross?
Mar 25, 2016 • 34 min
The symbol of The Cross was in the mind on Jesus himself. It was out of loyalty to Him that His followers clung so doggedly to this sign.
Surviving Betrayal
Mar 20, 2016 • 35 min
Most everyone has felt the sting of being betrayed. How do you get past that pain and the distrust that comes after? Listen and find out what the Bible has to say about Surviving Betrayal.
Surviving Doubt
Mar 13, 2016 • 32 min
Doubt is can’t believe and unbelief is won’t believe. So do not confuse doubt for unbelief. People move in and out of doubt all through their life. Listen to Nick tell us what the bible says so we can survive our doubt.
Overcoming Confustion
Mar 6, 2016 • 31 min
Survive & Advance, but not about how it relates to basketball, but rather about how as Christians we’re called to do just that….be faithful until the end.
Is It Worth It?
Feb 28, 2016 • 33 min
We often make decisions in life then wonder “was it worth it?” Spiritually, people have the same questions. Is it worth coming to church , trusting God , giving resources, denying some pleasures? Listen to Nick explain why as Christians we believe …
Giving To God
Feb 21, 2016 • 36 min
There is a connection between our love for God and our giving. He uses our giving to demonstrate His faithfulness and takes how we handle money very seriously. It is not about the money, it is all about your heart.
Where is the Justice?
Feb 14, 2016 • 35 min
Life is not fair and people blame God when they figure this out. Instead of blaming God when you are going through hardships, realize that He is refining you into better worshipers.
Relationships & Worship
Feb 7, 2016 • 38 min
If your worship is not affecting your intimate relationships, then it is not affecting God.
Going Through The Motions
Jan 31, 2016 • 36 min
If you fail to worship God 7 days a week, you will not worship Him one day a week. Any religion without the love for God is empty and worthless. You have to realize that God has chosen you, and respond to His love.
When You Don’t Understand
Jan 24, 2016 • 32 min
Obedience to God is no guarantee of being spared adversity. We are safer in the will of God that out of it. God is never closer to us and most powerfully with us in our adversity, coming when He is least expected.
Guard Your Heart
Jan 17, 2016 • 36 min
Guard your heart because everything flows from it. We are born with a contaminated heart but God can give us a new heart with new desires.
Hard Work
Jan 10, 2016 • 34 min
The Book of Proverbs is a great contrast between the life of the foolish and of the wise. Christians should have great work ethic, because all of our actions represent God. Listen and hear the wisdom of God and how all your hard work will be rewarded
Choose The Right Path
Jan 3, 2016 • 35 min
The path you choose will always determine your destination. We might have good intentions but that doesn’t matter if the path we are on leads to destruction. The Good News is that it is never too late to turn around and start down the right path.
Prior Proper Planning
Dec 27, 2015 • 44 min
As you plan how to spend your time, invest your money, increase your health, raise kids, continue your education, advance your career, you need a plan and it needs to start with prayer. Time spent planning saves time working.
Pondering Christmas
Dec 20, 2015 • 36 min
Christmas is awesome and something we look forward to all year. We make plans, travel, and think about traditions. Have you ever had a Christmas that did go as planned? No? When things don’t go as we planned it is tough for us. The Christmas Story,…
Be Generous
Dec 13, 2015 • 36 min
whether giving toys to children or gifts to charities, missionaries or friends, Christmas is when the giver in most of us tries to come out but the most important form of giving is when we give our heart to God.
Be A Peacemaker
Dec 6, 2015 • 25 min
You will enjoy Christmas more if you are a peacemaker. Do not try and fix your difficult relatives or be a pot-stirrer. As Christians you are the chosen vessel to bring Jesus to people who might not know Him.
Cross Eyed Preaching : Communion
Nov 29, 2015 • 32 min
It is the message, not the methods, that change people. Methods engage the mind, messages the heart, where real change happens. The message is clearly heard from Christians who are focused on the Cross.
Dissatifaction
Nov 22, 2015 • 35 min
Dissatisfaction is a dangerous weed and needs to be uprooted. We must learn to be content no matter out situation in life. Contentment is often a believer’s most powerful testimony. Listen to how you can learn to be content.
Dissatifaction
Nov 22, 2015 • 31 min
Dissatisfaction is a dangerous weed and needs to be uprooted. We must learn to be content no matter out situation in life. Contentment is often a believer’s most powerful testimony. Listen to how you can learn to be content.
Worry
Nov 15, 2015 • 34 min
Who has added one minute to their life by worrying? It is something that only waste our time and needs to be uprooted. The Solution to worry is to redirect your devotion to Jesus. Will you place your full trust in Jesus?
Worry
Nov 15, 2015 • 39 min
Who has added one minute to their life by worrying? It is something that only waste our time and needs to be uprooted. The Solution to worry is to redirect your devotion to Jesus. Will you place your full trust in Jesus?
Life with Christ is a race
Nov 8, 2015 • 36 min
Life with Christ is a long race. We need to find our starting block, keep our eyes on the prize and finish strong.
Bitterness
Nov 8, 2015 • 42 min
Bitterness is a root that if you let it go it can over take your life. The way to uproot bitterness is with forgiveness. Listen and maybe find areas in your life that you have a small root of bitterness that needs to be uprooted.
Why Do We Baptize?
Nov 1, 2015 • 41 min
Baptism is an outward expression of the change in our life that is a result of accepting Lord Jesus into our hearts. But why do we believe you have to be dunked and not “sprinkled”? What do we do what we do?
You Have Stayed Here Long Enough
Nov 1, 2015 • 27 min
You have camped long enough at this mountain. Some times there are things in our life that we need to move on from. What is yours? Anger? Bitterness? Disappointment? Loss?
Good Enough
Oct 25, 2015 • 35 min
Good Enough
Oct 25, 2015 • 35 min
Grace - None of us are good enough to deserve God’s Love
The Main Thing
Oct 18, 2015 • 45 min
We have to adjust our methods if we are going to take life change to others of this world.
The Main Thing
Oct 18, 2015 • 45 min
We have to adjust our methods if we are going to take life change to others of this world.
Forgiving Yourself
Oct 11, 2015 • 36 min
Forgiving Yourself
Oct 11, 2015 • 42 min
Back to the Future
Oct 4, 2015 • 28 min
Back to the Future
Oct 4, 2015 • 37 min
How Change Happens
Sep 27, 2015 • 42 min
How Change Happens
Sep 27, 2015 • 44 min
Jonah and the Big Fish pt3
Sep 20, 2015 • 37 min
Changed to be like Jesus
Sep 20, 2015 • 41 min
If We are The Body
Sep 13, 2015 • 25 min
If We are The Body
Sep 13, 2015 • 35 min
Why Church
Sep 6, 2015 • 36 min
Why Church
Sep 6, 2015 • 42 min
Communion
Aug 31, 2015 • 37 min
Spiritual Tension
Aug 23, 2015 • 40 min
Jonah and the Big Fish pt2
Aug 23, 2015 • 31 min
One Community
Aug 16, 2015 • 45 min
Jonah and the Big Fish pt1
Aug 9, 2015 • 29 min
Good Friends
Aug 9, 2015 • 34 min
A Night of Worship/Communion
Aug 2, 2015 • 54 min
Foundations of Friendship
Aug 2, 2015 • 25 min
Gideon
Jul 26, 2015 • 34 min
God’s Church, Many Locations
Jul 26, 2015 • 39 min
Best Weekend Ever
Jul 19, 2015 • 42 min
Hagar & Ishmael
Jul 19, 2015 • 17 min
I Love My Church More
Jul 12, 2015 • 32 min
Noah & The Flood
Jul 12, 2015 • 39 min
We Believe
Jul 5, 2015 • 34 min
I Love My Church
Jun 28, 2015 • 46 min
Time Over Time
Jun 21, 2015 • 29 min
Eternity
Jun 21, 2015 • 47 min
Struggling With Sin
Jun 14, 2015 • 32 min
Musical Chairs
Jun 14, 2015 • 40 min
Question Everything
Jun 7, 2015 • 28 min
Fellowship
Jun 7, 2015 • 35 min
Baptism
May 31, 2015 • 32 min
Believing is Seeing
May 31, 2015 • 27 min
I Saw the Light
May 26, 2015 • 31 min
Faith
May 26, 2015 • 54 min
Worship
May 17, 2015 • 55 min
Eyes to See
May 17, 2015 • 34 min
The Grave Robber
May 10, 2015 • 23 min
God
May 10, 2015 • 27 min
The Bible
May 3, 2015 • 27 min
Two Fish
May 3, 2015 • 28 min
Everyone has a Story Part 2
Apr 26, 2015 • 27 min
Sanctified Expectations
Apr 26, 2015 • 37 min
The Seventh Hour
Apr 19, 2015 • 31 min
Everyone has a Story Part 1
Apr 19, 2015 • 24 min
In Tents
Apr 12, 2015 • 21 min
The Wine Maker
Apr 12, 2015 • 24 min
Why Do You Doubt? EASTER
Apr 5, 2015 • 37 min
Good Friday
Apr 3, 2015 • 47 min
Gravity
Mar 29, 2015 • 23 min
Do You Want To Be Well
Mar 29, 2015 • 32 min
Pirates of The Caribbean : At World’s End
Mar 22, 2015 • 38 min
Do You Believe I Can Do This?
Mar 22, 2015 • 39 min
Why Are You So Afraid?
Mar 15, 2015 • 39 min
Ridiculous Recovery
Mar 8, 2015 • 34 min
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Mar 8, 2015 • 26 min
Ridiculous Provision
Mar 1, 2015 • 32 min
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Mar 1, 2015 • 36 min
Ridiculous Faith
Feb 22, 2015 • 31 min
Ridiculous Commitment
Feb 15, 2015 • 38 min
Band of Brothers
Feb 15, 2015 • 29 min
Paper Heart
Feb 8, 2015 • 34 min
Wasted Love
Feb 8, 2015 • 32 min
The One You Love
Feb 1, 2015 • 32 min
Connections: Continued
Jan 25, 2015 • 41 min
Connections: Continued
Jan 25, 2015 • 52 min
XXX
Jan 18, 2015 • 34 min
We are talking about pornography, skirt chasing, and the dangers of believing lust is the same thing as love. A truly powerful message brought to you by Blake along with a personal testimony.
Anger
Jan 18, 2015 • 38 min
Secrets Don’t Make Friends
Jan 11, 2015 • 28 min
We will be breaking down one of the #1 issues in the church: gossip. Too often gossip is backhanded and malicious and God’s name is drug through the dirt of our attempts to smear names and reputations. We will discuss why we talk, and how to just shu…
Gossip
Jan 11, 2015 • 36 min
We continue the corresponding series, NECESSARY LOSSES, this week with a look at gossiping. It can seem so innocent and not a big deal at all to talk negatively about someone or to just pass on a morsel of information. But, fact of the matter, it can…
Lying
Jan 4, 2015 • 36 min
I Love The Way You Lie
Jan 4, 2015 • 36 min
Royal Family
Dec 28, 2014 • 32 min
Strategy For Success in 2015
Dec 28, 2014 • 40 min
Royal Birth
Dec 21, 2014 • 28 min
Christmas is Forgiving Yourself
Dec 21, 2014 • 36 min
Royal Wedding
Dec 14, 2014 • 29 min
Christmas is For Going
Dec 14, 2014 • 32 min
Christmas is Forgiving
Dec 7, 2014 • 38 min
Jesus Selfie
Nov 30, 2014 • 28 min
There is a craze that has been sweeping the nation and the world: the selfie. Listen as we discuss how we see ourselves and ponder - would Jesus take a selfie?
Alabaster Jar, 30 Pieces of Silver & The Cross
Nov 30, 2014 • 36 min
There Goes the Neighborhood
Nov 23, 2014 • 28 min
Caleb
Nov 23, 2014 • 34 min
Abraham & Isaac
Nov 16, 2014 • 38 min
What is your Isaac
Nov 16, 2014 • 20 min
In View of God’s Mercy
Nov 10, 2014 • 25 min
Noah
Nov 9, 2014 • 38 min
Putting God First
Nov 2, 2014 • 36 min
What is Living Inside of You
Nov 2, 2014 • 32 min
What do Vampires, Zombies, Werewolves, and Frankenstein have to do with Christianity? Listen and find out.
BBC Cares Fall 2014 Details
Oct 27, 2014 • 7 min
Catalyst : What is Wrong With Our Praise
Oct 26, 2014 • 50 min
Catalyst : Change Your Ministry
Oct 26, 2014 • 34 min
Act Your Wage
Oct 19, 2014 • 32 min
Catalyst : Change Your Ministry
Oct 19, 2014 • 46 min
Catalyst : Change Your Heart
Oct 12, 2014 • 27 min
A God Perspective on Money
Oct 12, 2014 • 33 min
The Right Tool For The Job
Oct 5, 2014 • 39 min
Camouflage
Sep 29, 2014 • 30 min
Camouflage
Sep 28, 2014 • 41 min
Hanging in the Wilderness
Sep 21, 2014 • 27 min
Hanging in the Wilderness
Sep 21, 2014 • 41 min
What is the role for women in ministry / What does the bible say about suicide
Sep 14, 2014 • 29 min
Blood Sweat & Tears
Sep 14, 2014 • 53 min
Genesis Prayer
Sep 7, 2014 • 38 min
Is Homosexuality a sin?/Why do bad things happen to good people?
Sep 7, 2014 • 29 min
The Genealogy of Prayer
Aug 31, 2014 • 37 min
Praying With Heart
Aug 31, 2014 • 22 min
Desparate Measures
Aug 24, 2014 • 38 min
Desparate Measures
Aug 24, 2014 • 22 min
Follow me to Comfort
Aug 17, 2014 • 29 min
Follow Me to Comfort
Aug 17, 2014 • 35 min
Follow Me to Authenticity
Aug 10, 2014 • 40 min
One of the greatest struggles that we, as Christ-followers, face every day is the tension between seeking the approval of God and seeking the approval of other people. At our core, we are people pleasers. We want to be liked, even admired. We want t…
Follow Me to Authenticity
Aug 10, 2014 • 32 min
One of the greatest struggles that we, as Christ-followers, face every day is the tension between seeking the approval of God and seeking the approval of other people. At our core, we are people pleasers. We want to be liked, even admired. We want t…
Follow Me to New Hope
Aug 3, 2014 • 30 min
Follow Me to New Hope
Aug 3, 2014 • 20 min
Follow Me to Victory
Jul 27, 2014 • 26 min
Follow Me to Victory
Jul 27, 2014 • 34 min
Every single one of us have either dealt with a mess in our life in the past, are dealing with a mess now or are headed for a mess sometime soon. Thus, it is critical that we understand how to FOLLOW JESUS in the midst of a mess. Most people believe th…
Follow Me to Perfect Peace
Jul 20, 2014 • 37 min
In Philippians chapter 4, we are commanded not once, but twice to rejoice in the Lord always. The word always would suggest that it is possible to rejoice, celebrate and love in perfect peace constantly. Would you believe that it is possible to never…
Follow Me to Perfect Peace
Jul 20, 2014 • 29 min
In Philippians chapter 4, we are commanded not once, but twice to rejoice in the Lord always. The word always would suggest that it is possible to rejoice, celebrate and love in perfect peace constantly. Would you believe that it is possible to never…
Follow Me to 2nd Place
Jul 13, 2014 • 27 min
We spend a lot of time talking about how much we love God. We measure our faith and devotion by how deep our love for Him is. We highly regard others who seem to really love God. It is a measuring rod and a point of pride. But, actually what really…
Follow Me to 2nd Place
Jul 13, 2014 • 32 min
We spend a lot of time talking about how much we love God. We measure our faith and devotion by how deep our love for Him is. We highly regard others who seem to really love God. It is a measuring rod and a point of pride. But, actually what really…
Follow Me to Freedom
Jul 6, 2014 • 33 min
Being a Christ-follower offers an excellent benefit package. The path is often a difficult one but the rewards are amazing. On that path, you will find unconditional love, forgiveness & freedom. You can’t begin to imagine how valuable you are to Go…
Follow Me to Freedom
Jul 6, 2014 • 28 min
Every human being has a birth right that we take for granted here in America, the right to be free. God gave us that freedom and by offering His only Son, Jesus, to die on a cross for our sins he set us free. What will you do with that freedom?
Follow Me to 100x Living
Jun 29, 2014 • 23 min
Maybe you remember the story which chronicles the encounter between Jesus and a man we know as the Rich Young Ruler. The privileged young man came to Jesus and asked an eternally important question, “How do I make it into Heaven?” Before Jesus could …
Follow Me to 100x Living
Jun 29, 2014 • 38 min
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Follow Me To Salvation
Jun 22, 2014 • 39 min
Our Summer series begins this Sunday. It is entitled, “Follow Me”. The series is taken from the Gospels and the foundational thought is that following Jesus leads to some amazing places. Over the course of the next couple of months, we will talk abo…
Follow Me To Salvation
Jun 22, 2014 • 29 min
Our Summer series begins this Sunday. It is entitled, “Follow Me”. The series is taken from the Gospels and the foundational thought is that following Jesus leads to some amazing places. Listen as Blake talks about how we can follow Jesus to salvati…
Those Critical People
Jun 15, 2014 • 35 min
Sunday, as we conclude “Those People”, we will be looking at those who are critical and hurtful. Those folks who nit-pick, who are very negative, and find constant fault with anything that we do. We find those people everywhere we go; at home, at wor…
Those Critical People
Jun 15, 2014 • 22 min
Sunday, as we conclude “Those People”, we will be looking at those who are critical and hurtful. Those folks who nit-pick, who are very negative, and find constant fault with anything that we do. We find those people everywhere we go; at home, at work,…
Those Christians - Church Picnic
Jun 8, 2014 • 18 min
Hypocrisy is ripe in the church, It’s time to go back to our roots - Love God. Love People.
Those Hypocritical People
Jun 8, 2014 • 32 min
A hypocrite is easy to spot. They aren’t genuine, always pretending to be something they aren’t. They behave differently when they are with different crowds. They are one person today and somebody completely different tomorrow. They seem to serve b…
Those Manipulative People
Jun 1, 2014 • 37 min
All of us have known people who have done their best to control, manipulate and force their will upon us. Even those of you who aren’t married know exactly what I’m talking about. “Those People” continues this week and we focus on manipulators. The …
Those Overly Needy People
May 25, 2014 • 39 min
This weekend, we begin a series about “Those People”. You know who I am talking about. We all know “those people”. Matter of fact, at some point in our lives, we have all been “those people”. All of us have been needy, critical, manipulative or hyp…
Those Overly Needy People
May 24, 2014 • 24 min
This weekend, we begin a series about “Those People”. You know who I am talking about. We all know “those people”. Matter of fact, at some point in our lives, we have all been “those people”. All of us have been needy, critical, manipulative or hyp…
I Decided to Go
May 18, 2014 • 29 min
I believe that every one of us will have a moment in our story where in order to find success, we have to step out in faith & leave behind our comfort zone. It may be a job opportunity or a new relationship or even trying something that requires “God-…
I Decided to Go
May 17, 2014 • 29 min
I believe that every one of us will have a moment in our story where in order to find success, we have to step out in faith & leave behind our comfort zone. It may be a job opportunity or a new relationship or even trying something that requires “God-…
I Decided to Stay
May 11, 2014 • 29 min
We continue to write new chapters of our story as we move through this transformational series, “My Story”. This weekend we are going to focus on a beautiful love story which features Ruth and Boaz. If you recall the story, you realize that many good…
I Decided to Stay
May 10, 2014 • 23 min
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I Decided to Stop
May 4, 2014 • 37 min
Everyone has a story to tell. Parts of that story we are proud to tell, other parts we would rather not mention. We determined that allowing God to help write our story makes it a story worth telling. In order for us to have a great story out there …
I Decided to Stop
May 3, 2014 • 28 min
Everyone has a story to tell. Parts of that story we are proud to tell, other parts we would rather not mention. We determined that allowing God to help write our story makes it a story worth telling. In order for us to have a great story out there …
I Decided to Start
Apr 27, 2014 • 34 min
All of us have a story. The story of who we are, where we have been and how we got to be where we are. It is amazing to think about how seemingly insignificant decisions we make along the journey have deeply affected our story. The decisions we make…
I Decided to Start
Apr 26, 2014 • 35 min
All of us have a story. The story of who we are, where we have been and how we got to be where we are. It is amazing to think about how seemingly insignificant decisions we make along the journey have deeply affected our story. The decisions we make…
I am The Ressurection and The Life
Apr 20, 2014 • 30 min
What a great Resurrection weekend we have to look forward to. We will focus on the heart of the gospel, the foundation of our faith…the death, burial and resurrection of our Lord Jesus. It is a distinct proclamation and is what makes Christianity u…
I am The Ressurection & The Life
Apr 19, 2014 • 21 min
What a great Resurrection weekend we have to look forward to. We will focus on the heart of the gospel, the foundation of our faith…the death, burial and resurrection of our Lord Jesus. It is a distinct proclamation and is what makes Christianity u…
Good Friday
Apr 18, 2014 • 30 min
Skits from Encounters with Christ along with a message about the sacrifice of Jesus for our sins.
I am The Light of The World
Apr 13, 2014 • 33 min
Jesus said, “I am the light of the world.” He was asserting that His presence on the earth made everything brighter and better and that He was a direct revelation of God, Himself. Light illuminates, light diminishes the darkness, light eradicates evi…
I am The Light of The World
Apr 12, 2014 • 26 min
Jesus said, “I am the light of the world.” He was asserting that His presence on the earth made everything brighter and better and that He was a direct revelation of God, Himself. Light illuminates, light diminishes the darkness, light eradicates evi…
I am The Good Shepherd
Apr 6, 2014 • 36 min
Jesus often compared Himself and His Father to shepherds. He used this imagery when He wanted to describe how God cares for His children. He made it clear that God deals with us with compassion, concern, and care as a shepherd would to his sheep. The…
I am The Good Shepherd
Apr 5, 2014 • 32 min
Jesus often compared Himself and His Father to shepherds. He used this imagery when He wanted to describe how God cares for His children. He made it clear that God deals with us with compassion, concern, and care as a shepherd would to his sheep. The…
I am The True Vine
Mar 29, 2014 • 23 min
We begin a very important series this weekend, “The Big Day” weekend, entitled I AM JESUS. The series is based on Jesus’ I Am statements in the gospel of John and offer us profound insight to who Jesus really was and what His hope for us is. In John …
Just Leaves
Mar 23, 2014 • 35 min
We conclude “Losing My Religion” by considering the lesson of the figless fig tree. It appeared to be a perfectly healthy fig tree, green and lots of leaves, but it had no fruit. This tree was a great irritant to Jesus and He used it as an example of…
Just Leaves
Mar 22, 2014 • 26 min
We conclude “Losing My Religion” by considering the lesson of the figless fig tree. It appeared to be a perfectly healthy fig tree, green and lots of leaves, but it had no fruit. This tree was a great irritant to Jesus and He used it as an example of…
How To Lose Your Religion
Mar 16, 2014 • 37 min
“Losing My Religion” continues this weekend with a look at Luke 15 where religious activity and a personal relationship with God collide head-on in the story of the Prodigal Son. We see a repentant sinner, a loving God and an unforgiving religious per…
How To Lose Your Religion
Mar 15, 2014 • 29 min
“Losing My Religion” continues this weekend with a look at Luke 15 where religious activity and a personal relationship with God collide head-on in the story of the Prodigal Son. We see a repentant sinner, a loving God and an unforgiving religious per…
Traps of Religion
Mar 9, 2014 • 39 min
This weekend, we will consider how easy it is for us to fall into the trap of religion, rituals and rules. So often, we simply go through the motions and never consider why we do what we do. Our faith can become performance-driven and lose it’s focus…
Traps of Religion
Mar 8, 2014 • 28 min
This weekend, we will consider how easy it is for us to fall into the trap of religion, rituals and rules. So often, we simply go through the motions and never consider why we do what we do. Our faith can become performance-driven and lose it’s focus…
Tower to Heaven
Mar 2, 2014 • 29 min
This weekend, we begin a brand new series entitled, “Losing My Religion”. We will explore the positive value of trading your religion for a relationship with Jesus Christ. Beginning at the Tower of Babel, mankind commenced on a journey to reach to He…
Tower to Heaven
Mar 1, 2014 • 15 min
This weekend, we begin a brand new series entitled, “Losing My Religion”. We will explore the positive value of trading your religion for a relationship with Jesus Christ. Beginning at the Tower of Babel, mankind commenced on a journey to reach to He…
Hosea & Gomer
Feb 23, 2014 • 23 min
A beautiful story of love, forgiveness and redemption is found in the prophetic writings of Hosea. The book parallels the relationship between God and Israel and Hosea and his wife, Gomer. Over and over again, Israel would move in and out of relation…
Hosea & Gomer
Feb 22, 2014 • 19 min
A beautiful story of love, forgiveness and redemption is found in the prophetic writings of Hosea. The book parallels the relationship between God and Israel and Hosea and his wife, Gomer. Over and over again, Israel would move in and out of relation…
Abraham & Sarah
Feb 16, 2014 • 37 min
It is very easy to waver in our faith. Sometimes, it seems that our doubts are greater than our assurances and that our fear overwhelms our faith. Thus, it is comforting to know that Abraham, who is scripturally synonymous with the word faith, had a …
Abraham & Sarah
Feb 15, 2014 • 38 min
It is very easy to waver in our faith. Sometimes, it seems that our doubts are greater than our assurances and that our fear overwhelms our faith. Thus, it is comforting to know that Abraham, who is scripturally synonymous with the word faith, had a …
Ahab & Jezebel
Feb 9, 2014 • 30 min
We begin this weekend with one of the most unique couples found in scripture, King Ahab and Queen Jezebel. Their relationship was like fire and ice. It seems like they did everything backwards and against the will of God. As a result, they suffered …
Ahab & Jezebel
Feb 8, 2014 • 19 min
We begin this weekend with one of the most unique couples found in scripture, King Ahab and Queen Jezebel. Their relationship was like fire and ice. It seems like they did everything backwards and against the will of God. As a result, they suffered …