Obedience

Messages about Obedience

02/21

Carrier

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: destruction, Grace, Obedience, righteousness, Salvation, sin

The extent of evil and violence in the human heart and the corruption which fills the earth grieves the heart of God (Gen 6:5-12). So He finds a righteous man, and by the obedience of that righteous man, God rescues and renews all of creation.  Text: Genesis 6:11-22, 7:13-17, 8:15-17; Romans 5:19

08/02/20

The sons of Issachar

Speaker:
Topics: Faithfulness, Hope, Obedience

It is important that the church not only understands the times in which we live, but also how to respond appropriately. WayLife Community pastor, Michael Deckman, shares what God has been revealing to his congregation during these days of unrest.  Text: 2 Chronicles 12:32

04/28/19

Why God’s Good News is so Exciting – 2nd Service

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Baptism, Faith, good news, Obedience

The story of Jesus is God’s Good News. It is a story of restoration that becomes our story “by faith.” God’s good news in Jesus is good news for all people. It solves a problem we all have and gives us something we do not have but which we all need.  Text: Romans 1:1-17

04/28/19

Why God’s Good News is so Exciting-1st Service

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Baptism, Faith, good news, Jesus, Obedience

The story of Jesus is God’s Good News. It is a story of restoration that becomes our story “by faith.” God’s good news in Jesus is good news for all people. It solves a problem we all have and gives us something we do not have but which we all need.  Text: Romans 1:1-17

03/03/19

Faithful obedience and action is normative

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: activity, community, mission, Obedience

Measurable 2 asks “Is Ananias on the road?” This pointed question tests obedience and action to God’s call in mission. As an Anabaptist community, consider why we must be accountable and evidence active engagement around this question.  Text: Acts 9:13-17; Romans 16:25-27

 

01/13/19

How do we read Scripture? A Christ-centered hermeneutic

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Christ preeminent, Faith, fullness, Obedience

As followers of Jesus, we seek to interpret all of Scripture through the life, teaching, death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus and in faith follow Him as Savior and Lord. Only in following the preeminent Jesus do we discover the fullness of life as God intended.  Text: Colossians 1:15-23

02/19/17

Weaverland and me…extending our REACH for Christ

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Holy Spirit, Obedience, reach, risk

Can Saul’s still become Paul’s? Consider the risk a faithful disciple named Ananias invested and the REACH disciples can boldly extend today. Text:Acts 9:10-17

11/20/16

Reimagining Our Message

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Holy Spirit, mission, Obedience, prejudice

The Holy Spirit must continually retool a prejudiced spirituality or our message will counter God’s mission. Consider how Peter needed to overcome spiritual prejudice and assumptions before God’s message could be authentically reimagined.  Text: Acts 10:1-33