Nehemiah 10-32-39 - Are You a Giver or a Taker? - 3/9/20

Are you a giver or a taker? As you no doubt know, givers think about others and look to their well-being while takers think about themselves and how they can take advantage of others. (There also are “matchers” who will do for you as…

Nehemiah 10:31 - Mind Your Busine$$ - 3/1/20

What does it mean to be committed to the Lord? That’s the question we’ve been exploring over the last couple of weeks in our study of Nehemiah. We’ve been encountering the Israelites rediscovering their spiritual lives and declaring they…

Nehemiah 10:30 - Raise the Value of Marriage - 2/23/20

Previously in Nehemiah we looked at the Israelites as they learned what it means to obey God and keep his commandments. For them — and for us, too — that’s the first commitment: To know God and obey him. This past Sunday we encountered…

Nehemiah 10: 28-29 -Adulting 101- 2/16/20

The movie Chariots of Fire is based on a true story, in part about Scottish runner Eric Liddell — a Christian who’s looking to compete in the 1924 Olympics. But Liddell’s sister — also a Christian — puts pressure on him to return…

Nehemiah 9:5-38 - Can Your Sin Be Too Big? - 2/9/20

Listen to the sermon here: How do you respond to someone who says, “My sins are too great to be forgiven?” What if you are that person? Well, God has an answer — and it’s all about how big and great and powerful he is … and…

Nehemiah 9:1-5 - The Fresh Start effect - 2/2/20

Listen to the sermon here: In today’s passage, we find the Jews desiring to start over with the Lord. To turn over a new leaf. To begin a new chapter, get clean, put their wanderings behind them, and move forward with God. What they…