Israel was looking for a king and found their man. Unfortunately it was not God’s man. Nonetheless, God’s grace blessed Israel despite their decision. Also in this talk, we look at how God cares for us while we might feel we are wasting our time in life “looking for donkeys”.
God has a funny habit of giving us what we want. This is especially true when what we want goes against what is best for us. Israel wanted a king rather then walking the more liberating faith journey of only serving God. They paid a price for this in the end. In this sermon I […]
Many in society are pushing not only to blur the identity of fatherhood, but to eradicate the need of it from the family structure. God has a special role for the father. Join Pastor Adam as we explore what and how discipline is a key component of the fatherly relationship structure that God envisions for […]
Having victory in a culture of victimization. Samuel’s call for a complete and holistic return to the Lord was required. God gives Israel a physical victory through only spiritual means. Not only did Israel have victory in the moment, but also a restoration of the past.
Israel hits Rock Bottom Facing The Giant of Obedience 1 Samuel 4:1-11 In this first half of the Sermon, we explore that part of spiritual maturity is knowing the difference between spiritual activity and spiritual intimacy coupled with obedience. Israel hits Rock Bottom Facing The Giant of Obedience 1 Samuel 4:1-11 In this second half […]
Many believers follow God, read the bible and pray, but never feel any sense of connection or power in their walk with God. In this talk, bible teacher Elliott Sterns drops an incredibly powerful message that will give you the tools to encounter the Holy Spirit in a real and meaningful way.
Israel was spiritually stagnant due to sin. The voice of the Lord was “rare in those days”. Most of this was due to sin. Hearing the voice of the Lord can be another. In this message we look at both of these giants and put young Samuel under the microscope to see why God decided […]
We all have giants. We will either live on the run or face these boisterous foes. As we christen the Giant Series, we begin the book of Samuel by looking at a woman who eventually had had enough and stood up to face her giant. Let’s go, it’s time to hunt some giants!
The temptation to supplant God’s will for mankind’s changing desires has always been the ultimate temptation. Today we are seeing the full expression of that being foisted upon our culture. Secular religion tells us that Love is God and that sin no longer exist. In this message we break that down and look at what […]