Sermons on Faith/Belief
Mark 7:31- 8:10 “Christ came to make many groups one people.” Scott looks at a pair of miracles that were done by Jesus in not the most welcoming of places for Jews. In doing these miracles, Christ obliterated various social and cultural lines of division between Jews and Gentiles.
Mark 7:24-30 The best exercise you can do for leg strength and development is the squat. In this weeks message, Pastor Ritterbush compares how to build your faith much as squats will build your legs.
Mark 7:1-23 Associate Pastor of Worship Reid Gordon opens a new series as we continue in the book of Mark. The Pharisees, the primary religious group in Jesus’s time, were opposed to Him because He threatened their established system. Reid looks at questions that are raised by them and what their religious system fail to produce, as well as what Jesus wants besides your religious system.
Mark 6:45-56 How often have you wrestled with the divinity of Jesus? It is a question that scholars and everyday people struggle with. In this week’s message, Scott Ritterbush looks at the divinity of Jesus, how He came “Down From The Painting,” and what that means for people today.
Mark 6:30-44 A lunch from a boy is miraculously transformed into enough food in order to feed over 5,000 people in a desolate place. Scott Ritterbush examines a story that most have heard before. In it, he also looks at Old Testament passages that parallel this miracle and show us that Jesus is our shepherd and can be trusted.
Mark 6:1-30 Pastor Scott returns to the pulpit and brings a message of how a prophet has little to no honor in their own house. How does this perspective work for us today? Do we have honor in the world we live in?
Mark 5:21-43 Guest speaker and Bethany Elder, Brian Lee begins a new series on what it means to progress from fear to faith in our daily lives, and how we can do this. The series begins with one event that contains two stories within it.
Luke 23:1-12 Easter Sunday is a celebration of the fact that Christ is Risen! Senior Pastor Scott Ritterbush considers two items: 1. How can we respond to Christ’s call? 2. Is the Power of Christ Affecting You?
Mark 5:1-20 After crossing the sea of Galilee, Jesus is approached by a demon possessed man. After a very brief moment, Jesus commands the demons to come out of the man and into a herd of pigs. Pastor Scott looks at this story, what it means in the 21st century and how we can take comfort in it.
Mark 4:35-41 Senior Pastor Scott Ritterbush returns with insights on the story of Jesus calming the sea. In it, he addresses faith, doubt, fear, and trust on the concept that Jesus is good.