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Message-Based Study Guides

August 14, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Zach Gendall

Main Idea:

Jehovah Raah: "The LORD my Shepherd"

August 7, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

Jehovah Rapha: "The LORD who Heals." God steps into our biggest hurts and pain and begins to bring what we desperately need - healing. As humans, we are a quagmire of complexity: physical, spiritual, mental, emotional. And each part affects the other. While physical healing often follows a prescribed path, emotional healing often does not.

July 31, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

Jehovah Shalom: "The LORD is peace." Peace isn't just a lack of anxiety. Peace is completeness, flourishing, well-being, wholeness, soundness.

July 24, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

JEHOVAH JIREH: "The LORD will provide." God wants to reveal something about Himself in the contradictions of life. There you learn something about God that you didn't previously know or hadn't fully embraced. Read Genesis 22:1-18, looking for the contradiction Abraham encountered and what he learned about God.

July 17, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

EL ROI: "The God Who Sees." God is ever-present and aware of all things.

July 10, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

EL ELYON: "God Most High" The God who stands apart from everything. There is no competition; He is at the highest point. God shares first place with no one.

July 3, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Kenton Hock

Main Idea:

Elohim ~ El Shaddai ~ God Almighty

June 26, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Matt Schroeder

Main Idea:

LORD ~ YAHWEH ~ I AM
God said to Moses, “I am who I am. This is what you are to say to the Israelites: ‘I am has sent me to you.’ “ God also said to Moses, “Say to the Israelites, ‘The Lord, the God of your fathers—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob—has sent me to you.’ “ This is my name forever, the name you shall call me from generation to generation. Exodus 3:14-15

June 19, 2022

Call Him By Name: Understanding and Knowing God

Rev. Scott Allen

Main Idea:

Our conversation today is about the Trinity of the "threeness" of God in the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. While the word "trinity" is not in the Bible, the Scriptures do teach that God is three persons, each person is fully God, and that there is one God.

June 12, 2022

Baptism Sunday

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

Through Christ you have come to trust in God. And you have placed your faith and hope in God because he raised Christ from the dead and gave him great glory. You were cleansed from your sins when you obeyed the truth, so now you must show sincere love to each other as brothers and sisters. Love each other deeply with all your heart. (1 Peter 1:21-22)

June 5, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

God is unchanging.

May 29, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

Faith matters fall into the category not of “preference” but of “truth.”

May 22, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

We all have both an aversion and affinity to God’s Word. Our sin nature causes us to avoid the Bible and by God’s design, He has set eternity in our hearts. By looking at where the Bible comes from, why we can trust it, and what can it do for you, you can grow to deeply love God’s Word and include it more in your every day life.

May 15, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

We will see through the scriptures that God has the best goals and the best means to accomplish these goals to give you the best results in your life. We'll explore the answer to the tough question of "why does God allow bad things to happen" through four lenses: picture, perspective, purpose, and promise.

May 8, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

Prayer is relational communication with God. The mystery of prayer lies in the balance between God’s sovereignty and man’s responsibility. You are noticed by God!

May 1, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

By nature, people are question-askers and answer-seekers. When questions go from a place of triviality to a place of “hope”, we become serious
answer-seekers. We must have an answer for these things.

April 24, 2022

Tough Questions, Real Answers

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

By nature, people are question-askers and answer-seekers. When questions go from a place of triviality to a place of “hope”, we become serious
answer-seekers. We must have an answer for these things.

April 17, 2022

ALIVE

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

“Life” is greater than the physical; we were created for more. The Biblical idea of “life” comes mysteriously close to “hope.”

April 10, 2022

(be)loved - no matter what

Rev. Dr. Billy Burch

Main Idea:

When Jesus entered Jerusalem on Palm Sunday the crowd shouted, “Hosanna! Come quickly, Lord, and save us!” They had no idea the depth to which they needed saving…

April 3, 2022

(be)loved - no matter what

Rev. Scott Allen

Main Idea:

The MIRACLES of Jesus confirm His MESSAGE.