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Kingdom Come: Signs and Times of the Kingdom

Published November 12, 2018

Date: 11/11/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: Signs and Times of the Kingdom Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Daniel 9; Matthew 24:15-35   When looking at the apparent chaos in the world it is too east to lose hope. We find ourselves wondering if anyone is really in control and where God may be. The biblical reality is that God is on the throne and still sovereign. He is working through the signs and the times which will culminate in a final seven years of our current age. Signs and Times of the Kingdom (Slides)

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Kingdom Come: Game of Thrones (Part II)

Published November 5, 2018

Date: 11/4/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: Game of Thrones (Part II) Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Matthew 24:15; Daniel 2:31-45; Daniel 7:1-28   Sometimes the world seems like it is stuck in its own proverbial game of thrones. One group vying for power over another. Sometimes we feel anxiety and worry as we wonder how it is all going to play out. Spoiler Alert! God has already revealed how the game of thrones will play out. Jesus wins. In the end he will return and establish the Kingdom of God in justice and righteousness; a kingdom that will never end. […]

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Kingdom Come: Game of Thrones (Part I)

Published October 29, 2018

Date: 10/28/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: Game of Thrones (Part I) Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Matthew 24:15; Daniel 2:31-45; 7:1-18   In Matthew 24 the disciples inquire of Jesus when His kingdom would come. After detailing ten birth pains leading up to the end, Jesus speaks of something curious. He says, “So when you see the abomination of desolation spoken of by the prophet Daniel, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand).” (Matthew 24:15). Jesus says the sign of his soon coming kingdom is the abomination of desolation. As twenty first century Christians we may be wondering […]

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Kingdom Come: The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part II)

Published October 22, 2018

Date: 10/21/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part II) Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Matthew 24:9-14   Jesus described the time leading up to His return and the end of the age as “birth pains”. Like birth pains, prior to Christ’s return He told us in Matthew 24 that there would be certain painful things that would increase in frequency and intensity. Yet, we can have joy knowing that all the pain was worth it when He comes to establish His kingdom. The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part II) (Slides)

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Kingdom Come: The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part I)

Published October 15, 2018

Date: 10/14/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part I) Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Matthew 24:3-8   The world seems to be experiencing more and more problems. As Christians, this is something that should not be surprise us. In Matthew 24 Jesus tells us that there would be birth pains prior to His return. Here we study the first five. The Birth Pains of the Kingdom (Part I) (Slides)

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Kingdom Come: The Coming Kingdom

Published October 8, 2018

Date: 10/7/2018 Title: Kingdom Come: The Coming Kingdom Speaker: Pastor Darryl J. Stalter Scripture: Matthew 23:37-24:3   Although the Scriptures are quite clear that God’s judgment is coming in holiness and righteousness, judgment is not God’s desire. In Matthew 23-24 Jesus reminds us that God’s desire is for us to be a part of His kingdom rather than in rebellion to it. The Coming Kingdom (Slides)

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Christ-Centered Living – Reflect Jesus

Published October 1, 2018

Date: 9/30/2018 Title: Christ-Centered Living – Reflect Jesus Speaker: Pastor George Gracie Scripture: John 5:19; Various   Jesus said, “Truly, truly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of his own accord, but only what he sees the Father doing. For whatever the Father does, that the Son does likewise.” He reflected the Father in all that he did. Likewise, followers of Christ are called to reflect Christ.

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Christ-Centered Living – Remaining in Jesus

Published September 24, 2018

Date: 9/23/2018 Title: Christ-Centered Living – Remaining in Jesus Speaker: Pastor George Gracie Scripture: Luke 9:57-62, various   Living a Christ-Centered life means being able to remain in Jesus. God’s Word shows us ten ways we can remain in Jesus.

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Christ-Centered Living – Relate to Jesus

Published September 17, 2018

Date: 9/16/2018 Title: Christ-Centered Living – Relate to Jesus Speaker: Pastor George Gracie Scripture: Mark 1:16-20; Various   There is a saying: “all roads lead to Rome.” The Roman Empire was noted for its many engineering marvels, including its vast network of roads to maintain it. And all of them in one way or another led to Rome. Likewise, all roads of Scripture lead to Jesus. Not only is this true of Scripture, but it must be true of his disciples as well. It all starts with relating to Jesus.

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The Woes- Part 3 Leading People Away

Published September 10, 2018

Date: 9/9/2018 Title: The Woes- Part 3 Leading People Away Speaker: Pastor George Gracie Scripture: Matthew 23:23-36   In Mathew 23 Jesus condemns the scribes and Pharisees for their religion. Although they practiced outward forms of religion, Jesus accuses them of neglecting the more important things: justice and mercy and faithfulness. They were more concerned about outward conformance to religious tradition then with inward transformation and regeneration. It is this type of hypocrisy that Jesus condemns and lead others away from Christ.

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