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Black Lives Matter

  Black Lives Matter! Growing up in Texas, as a white person, my mind runs through the blind bias of “don’t all lives matter”? If I had said unborn lives matter! I would get an amen. If I say foster kids matter, again a hearty amen…people readily recognize I am […]

Hope

I had goose bumps, tears, and hope as I watched this video of James Merritt make a historic amendment from the floor of the Southern Baptist Convention. In 1987 my father, trying to unify the Convention, tore it asunder by nominating Richard Jackson (a known conservative but moderate affiliate) as […]

Sermon: The Gospel of the New Covenant

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, June 5, 2016 “Galatians: The Gospel of the New Covenant” https://youtu.be/inkD5OVS1h8 Main Points I.  The First Covenant is the New Covenant II.  The Choice Scripture References Galatians 3:14-16, 4:6, 9 Additional Reference

Sermon: The Power and Purity of the Gospel

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 29, 2016 “Galatians: The Power and Purity of the Gospel” https://youtu.be/t-vjhmyipRQ Main Points I.  Purity of Grace II.  The Power of Grace Scripture References Galatians 2:5, 14-20, 3:1-5, 6:15 Titus 2:11-12 1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Sermon: Counterfeit Gospel

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 22, 2016 “Galatians: Counterfeit Gospel” https://youtu.be/NZ7BZmDCQCc Main Points I.  No Other Gospel II.  Cheap Grace Scripture References Galatians 1:1-9, 11-24 Acts 2:38

Sermon: Insecurity is a Heart of Darkness

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 1, 2016 “Wise Up: Insecurity is a Heart of Darkness” https://youtu.be/1Zjq3z52fec Main Points I.  Insecurity is Lost Identity II.  Insecurity is Gospel Confusion III.  Insecurity is Covenant Confusion Scripture References 1 Samuel 18:8-15 Ephesians 1:3, 19-20, 2:6-7, 3:10-12 Hebrews 7:18-19, 8:13 Resources Identity in […]

Sermon: A Job Undone

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, April 24, 2016 “Wise Up: A Job Undone” https://youtu.be/xpqrR5htLv0 Main Points I.  Obedience is Faith on Display II.  Faith is Living III.  Faith is Spirit Scripture References 1 Samuel 15:21-23, 30 Colossians 2:20-23 Galatians 5:5-6

Sermon: The Trouble With Hurry

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, April 17, 2016 “Wise Up: The Trouble With Hurry” https://youtu.be/8ULPrlknZL4 Main Points I.  Learning to Rest II.  Impatience: Anxiety and Fear III.  Self-Reliance Scripture References 1 Samuel 10:8, 13:6-12 Philippians 4:4-9 Colossians 3:1-4 Matthew 6:31-34, 11:28-30

Sermon: Let It Go

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, April 10, 2016 “Wise Up: Let It Go” https://youtu.be/SRmCmSufW5U Main Points I.  Holding On II.  The True King Scripture References 1 Samuel 8:4-5, 7, 19-22, 10:17-27 Jeremiah 31:33-34 Luke 17:20-21 Hebrews 10:11-18 Ephesians 1:3, 13-14, 18-20, 2:6-10

Letting Go

  The marvel of watching the trapeze is not just the graceful flying, spinning and fluid acrobatic orchestration, but the fact that it is all done high above the ground! Whether it is a circus act or a small child with gripped fingers poolside, the greatest challenge is in letting […]