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November 12, 2017

Life As Exiles: What A Christian Looks Like

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 1 Peter 2:11–2:12

November 5, 2017

The Sweetness of The Sacraments

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: 1 Peter Passage: Colossians 2:9–2:14The

October 29, 2017

Foundations for Exiles; Part 5 Soli Deo Gloria

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: 1 Peter Passage: 1 Peter 2:9–2:10

October 22, 2017

Foundations for Exiles; Part 4, Sola Fide

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 2:15–2:21

October 15, 2017

Life as Exiles; Pillars Part 3 - Sola Gratia

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Ephesians 2:1–2:10

October 1, 2017

Life As Exhiles; Pillars - Sola Scriptura

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: 1 Peter Passage: 1 Peter 1:22–2:3

September 17, 2017

The Exile's Guide To Suffering

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: 1 Peter Passage: 1 Peter 1:3–1:12

September 10, 2017

Life As Exiles

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Life As Exiles Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 1 Peter 1:1–1:2

September 3, 2017

The God Who Loves Justice

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 146:1–146:10

August 13, 2017

The God Who Has Wrath (And How That Helps Us)

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Romans 12:17–12:21

August 6, 2017

The God Who Is Good

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 34:1–34:22

July 30, 2017

The God Who Is Holy

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: Psalms Passage: Isaiah 6:1–6:8

July 2, 2017

The God Who Is Love

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: 1 John Passage: 1 John 4:7–4:12

June 25, 2017

The God Who Will Be Known

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: The God Who Is Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Jeremiah 31:31–31:34

June 18, 2017

Courage For Fatherhood (And Everything Else)

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 13:11–13:14

June 11, 2017

Courage To Get Built

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 12:11–13:10

June 4, 2017

The Gift of Unity

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 133:1–133:3

May 28, 2017

Courage To Boast In Weakness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 11:16–12:10

May 21, 2017

Courage To Be Jealous

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 11:1–11:15

May 14, 2017

Courage For Your Calling

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 10:7–10:18

May 7, 2017

Courage To Obey

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 10:1–10:6

April 23, 2017

Ripples of the Resurrection

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: John 20:19–20:31

April 16, 2017

The Beautiful Truth of the Resurrection

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: John 20:1–20:18

April 9, 2017

The Dying King

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: John 19:1–19:30

April 2, 2017

Courage To Go To Haiti

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 2 Corinthians 8:16–8:25

March 19, 2017

Courage To Be Generous

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 2 Corinthians 8:1–8:15

March 12, 2017

Courage To Repent

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 7:5–7:16

February 26, 2017

Courage To Trust

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 6:1–6:13

February 19, 2017

Courage To Reconcile

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 5:9–5:21

February 12, 2017

Courage Through Suffering

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 4:7–5:8

February 5, 2017

Courage To Speak

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 2 Corinthians 4:1–4:6

January 22, 2017

Courage From Your Sufficiency

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 2 Corinthians 2:12–3:6

January 15, 2017

Courage For The Drama

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 1:23–2:11

January 8, 2017

Courage From Faithfulness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 1:12–1:22

January 1, 2017

Courage and Comfort for Any Affliction

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Of Good Courage Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 1:1–1:11

December 25, 2016

Peace Through Surgery

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 2:21–2:38

December 4, 2016

Waiting On The Sunrise

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 1:57–1:80

November 27, 2016

Reasons For Certainty

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 1:1–1:4

November 20, 2016

The Reason To Live Thankfully

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 116:1–116:19

November 20, 2016

Getting The Rest You Need

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: Hebrews Passage: Hebrews 4:1–4:16

November 13, 2016

The Power of Our Baptism

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Romans Passage: Romans 6:1–1:14

November 6, 2016

Eternal Life in Every Day Life Part 2

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 16:15–16:24

October 23, 2016

Eternal Life in Everyday Life

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 16:1–16:14

October 16, 2016

The Death of Death

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:50–15:58

October 16, 2016

242 - October 16, 2016

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: Hebrews Passage: Hebrews 1–1

October 9, 2016

Reasons To Believe You Will Rise

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:35–15:49

October 2, 2016

The Inevitability of Your Resurrection

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:12–15:24

September 25, 2016

Of First Importance

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:1–15:11

September 11, 2016

When Worship and Love Combine

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 14:1–14:40

September 4, 2016

The 2nd Most Important Thing

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 12:31–13:13

August 21, 2016

Serve!

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 12:1–12:31

August 14, 2016

Honoring Our Head

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:2–11:16

August 7, 2016

Eat Like You Mean It

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:17–11:34

July 24, 2016

Saved To Heaven On Earth

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Revelation Passage: Revelation 21:1–21:8

July 17, 2016

Saved to Longing (for Heaven)

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Revelation Passage: Hebrews 11:8–11:16

July 3, 2016

Saved to Proclaim

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Joel Passage: Joel 2:28–2:32

June 26, 2016

Saved to Sing

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Joel Passage: Psalm 63:1–63:11

June 19, 2016

Saved to Self-Control

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Galatians 5:22–5:25

June 5, 2016

For Us And Our Children

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Psalm 78:1–78:8

May 22, 2016

Saved To Faithfulness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Hebrews Passage: Hebrews 6:13–6:20

May 15, 2016

Saved to Kindness and Goodness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Hebrews Passage: Titus 3:3–3:8

May 8, 2016

Saved To Patience

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: 1 Timothy 1:15–1:17

May 1, 2016

Saved By The Man

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: Genesis 2:15–2:17

April 24, 2016

Saved to Peace

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Galatians Passage: Colossians 1:18–1:23, Colossians 3:12–3:15

April 17, 2016

Saved to Joy

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 5:16–5:26

April 10, 2016

Saved To Love

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 5:16–5:26

April 3, 2016

Saved to Walk With The Spirit

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 5:16–5:26

March 27, 2016

The One Who Fights For Us

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: This Week's Sermon Passage: John 11:17–11:44

March 20, 2016

Saved To Glory (Through Suffering)

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: Romans Passage: Romans 8:15–8:17

March 20, 2016

Jesus- The Just and the Justifier

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: Malachi Passage: Malachi 2:17–3:5

March 13, 2016

Saved To Share His Nature

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: 2 Peter Passage: 2 Peter 1:1–1:11

February 28, 2016

Saved to See

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 3:7–3:18

February 21, 2016

Saved to the Spirit

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: John Passage: John 14:15–14:25

February 21, 2016

The Book of Malachi-pt. 1

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: Malachi Passage: Malachi 1:1–1:5

February 14, 2016

Saved to the Word

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Saved To Topic: James Passage: James 1:18–1:27

January 24, 2016

Ideas And The Fight For Life

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 10:1–10:6

January 17, 2016

Where Will You Look For Identity?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Ephesians Passage: Ephesians 2:1–2:10

January 10, 2016

Meaning and Freedom

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 5:1–5:15

January 3, 2016

Persuasion and Authority

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 18:18–18:30

December 27, 2015

Persuading God to Act

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Daniel Passage: Daniel 9:1–9:19

December 20, 2015

Persuading of Jesus

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 9:18–9:22

December 13, 2015

The Persuasion Intervention

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Acts Passage: Acts 17:22–17:34

December 6, 2015

Christmas Deserves Persuasion

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Christmas Deserves Persuasion Topic: Acts Passage: Acts 26:24–26:29

November 29, 2015

Our Story In Baptism

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Acts Passage: Acts 2:29–2:39

November 15, 2015

50 Years of Precious

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Romans Passage: Romans 16:1–16:16

November 8, 2015

Praying Like Rocky

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 18:1–18:8

November 1, 2015

Insiders for Outsiders

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Colossians Passage: Colossians 4:2–4:6

October 25, 2015

Praying to Go

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 9:35–9:38

October 18, 2015

Praying Through Anxiety

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Philippians Passage: Philippians 4:4–4:7

October 11, 2015

Praying Through Conflict

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: James Passage: James 4:1–4:10

October 4, 2015

When It Seems Like God Won't Answer

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 12:7–12:10

September 27, 2015

Learning To Pray

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Luke Passage: Luke 11:1–11:13

September 20, 2015

Groaning With the Trinity

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Romans Passage: Romans 8:18–8:30

September 13, 2015

The Heart of Prayer

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 16:1–16:11

September 6, 2015

The Delight That Determines Your Destiny

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Revitalize Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 1:1–1:6

August 30, 2015

A Culture of Gospel Growth

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Colossians Passage: Colossians 3:12–3:17

August 23, 2015

Running Through An Idolatrous World

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 10:14–11:1

August 16, 2015

See, Sit, and Serve

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: John Passage: John 13:1–13:20

August 2, 2015

In It To Win It For Others

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 9:1–9:27

July 26, 2015

Not Just Theoretically, But Actually Devoted to God and Others

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 8:1–8:13

July 5, 2015

The Gift of Being Where You Are For Jesus

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 7:6–7:24

June 28, 2015

A Christian Response to Homosexuality

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:9–6:11

June 21, 2015

The Meaning of Sex

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:12–7:5

June 14, 2015

Celebrating Our Identity

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Peter 2:1–2:12

May 31, 2015

Be Who You Are

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 6:1–6:13

May 24, 2015

A Church With Integrity

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 5:1–5:13

May 17, 2015

The Importance of Apostles

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 4:1–4:21

May 10, 2015

Who We Are and What We Have Is How We Love

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 3:1–3:23

May 3, 2015

The Meaning of Religion

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: 2.42 Passage: John 14:6

May 3, 2015

True Spiritual Wisdom

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 2:6–2:16

April 26, 2015

The Total Domination of the Cross

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:18–2:5

April 26, 2015

The Meaning of Justice

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: 2.42 Passage: Luke 19:1–19:10

April 19, 2015

The Cure For Division

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:10–1:17

April 19, 2015

The Meaning of the Bible

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: 2.42 Passage: Luke 24:44–24:48

April 12, 2015

Grace For The Mess

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Letters to the Corinthians Topic: 1 Corinthians Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:1–1:9

April 12, 2015

The Meaning of Church

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: 2.42 Topic: 2.42 Passage: Acts 2:42–2:42

April 5, 2015

Responding to the Resurrection

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 28:1–28:20

March 29, 2015

Mocked and Crucified

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 27:27–27:66

March 22, 2015

The Irony of Our Response to Jesus

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 26:47–27:26

March 15, 2015

Betrayal

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 26:1–26:46

March 8, 2015

Evidence On Judgement Day

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 25:31–25:46

March 1, 2015

Faithful Stewards, Faithful Savior

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 25:14–25:30

February 22, 2015

Are You Ready?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 25:1–25:13

February 15, 2015

Preparing for the Coming of Christ

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 24:1–24:51

February 8, 2015

The Curse of Self-Righteousness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 23:13–23:39

February 1, 2015

Seeing Our Own Self-Righteousness

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 23:1–23:12

January 25, 2015

The Significance of Life

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: Psalms Passage: Psalm 139:01–139:24

January 18, 2015

Grow In Grace

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Stand Alone Sermon Topic: 2 Peter Passage: 2 Peter 3:14–3:18

December 14, 2014

In Our Skin

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 3:13–3:17

December 7, 2014

Do You Realize Who Jesus Is

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Topic: Matthew Passage: Matthew 22:41–22:45

November 23, 2014

Devastating Love

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Gospel of Matthew Passage: Matthew 22:34–22:40

August 18, 2014

Can You Really Believe in the Resurrection of Jesus?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: 2 Corinthians Passage: 2 Corinthians 5:16–5:21

August 10, 2014

What About All These Religions?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: Galatians Passage: Galatians 4:3–4:9

August 3, 2014

How Can You Believe in the Brutal God of the Old Testament?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: Deuteronomy Passage: Deuteronomy 7:1–7:11

July 27, 2014

How Can You Believe in God When There is So Much Evil?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: Acts Passage: Acts 4:13–4:31

July 20, 2014

Are We Reading the Right Books?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: 2 Peter Passage: 2 Peter 3:14–3:18

July 13, 2014

Contradictions, Corruptions, or Confidence?

Speaker: Matt Ford Series: Have an Answer Topic: John Passage: John 17:14–17:19