J. Carl Sensenig

Messages by J. Carl Sensenig

07/28

We Need Your Help

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: community, fellowship, forgiveness, love

We need God’s help. Then through fellowship (koinonia), we also help each other. As Jesus loves us, so we love one another. As Jesus forgives us, so we forgive one another.  Text: Psalm 70:5, Acts 2:42

02/17

Peace, much more than a future idea…taking Jesus’ most difficult words seriously here and now

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: enemies, peacemaker

Jesus is the perfect Lamb of God who gave his life as a sacrifice for our sins. He calls us to receive God’s love and extend God’s love…even to our enemies.  Text: Matthew 5:43-48

11/25/18

Thankful to Be God’s Beloved

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: forgiven, Identity, restored, thanksgiving

Our identity is in Jesus Christ. We are the chosen, holy and beloved children of God, forgiven and restored. That identity (who we are) directs how we then live as followers of the Lord Jesus under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.  Text: Colossians 3:12-17

02/04/18

Restocking our fridge…blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: Grace, journey, transformation

We are brought into right relationship with God through the transforming grace of Jesus Christ. Yet we know that there is unfinished work in our own lives, and much is awry in our world. We follow Jesus in obedience and in the hope of the coming perfection.  Text: Matthew 5:6.

08/20/17

The wheat, the weeds, and the harvest

Speaker: Brian MartinJ. Carl Sensenig
Topics: Faith

By faith, we anticipate the end of the age, when God will conclude history and make all things right. In the mean time, we live in the confidence that God is good and that lives can be transformed by encountering Christ.  Text: Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43

06/18/17

God Cares for You

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: anxieties, God's care

We cast our anxieties on God so that we can better hear and fulfill God’s purposes for our lives.

Text: 1 Peter 5:1-7

02/26/17

Weaverland and me…providing a place to BELONG

Speaker: J. Carl Sensenig
Topics: belonging

Because of God’s great love for us, we have been adopted into the family of God. As children of God, we invite others to come along with us on this journey with Jesus. All acts of hospitality are significant because they are done to Jesus. Text: Psalm 84; 1 John 3:1; 1 John 4:9,10,16,19-21; Acts 9:17-18; Matthew 25:40.