Peace

Messages about Peace

12/26/21

Divine Rescue – From Fear to Faith

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Faith, Peace, restored, Trust

Jesus is the one we much believe in to find hope, peace, love, and joy in life’s hardships. Text: Ruth 1-4; Matthew 1:18-24

05/23/21

Unshaken

Speaker: Dale Zimmerman
Topics: Faith, Peace, prayer, unshaken

As the world shakes around us, where can we look to find something unshaken to have faith in? Acts Chapter 10-12 show an early church with a world shaking around them, but still having Unshakable faith in Jesus. The same is true for us today, we need unshakable faith in Jesus.  Text: Acts 10: 9-17; 12: 1-11

11/29/20

What if there was no Christmas?

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Fear, God with us, Peace, promise of Immanuel, Trust

In a particularly dark time, God gives an enduring promise and a truth for His people to live into. This promise is in the name Immanuel, God-with-us. A promise which finds fulfillment in Jesus. This story leaves us with the question, “In whom are we trusting?” Because God is with us, we can face difficult and discouraging times.  Text: Isaiah 7:1-8:10

10/04/20

Dancing with anxiety

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Topics: anxiety, Peace, presence

Today in Scripture, we meet a woman who danced with anxiety. We watch her, with eyes focused on Jesus, overcome her anxiety as she, with fear and trembling, shares her testimony in front of a large crowd. Let us draw strength from her example as we face anxiety in our own lives.  Text: Mark 5:21-34

05/10/20

Experiencing peace and presence…especially in the chaos

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Heart, mind, Peace

God’s peace promises to guard our heart AND mind-ONLY as we name our anxieties. Our heart and mind is everything-especially in a pandemic! In #4 of 5 of “Be Anxious for Nothing,” consider how our Guardian yearns to ground our total being even when everything else appears to be going sideways.  Text: Philippians 4:7

03/22/20

Assuredly, Jesus sit at our table…TODAY!

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: assurance, comfort, Peace, presence

The concerns and fears of COVID-19 touches all of us. However, we can be assured that Jesus is at the table with us. Consider applications from the upper room as Jesus stayed at the table during the darkest hour.  Text: Luke 22:7-20

04/01/18

Unlock and Breathe in the Resurrection

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Fear, Life, Peace, Resurrection

The Good News of Christ’s resurrection was announced, yet the disciples remained behind locked doors. Consider how the resurrected Christ entered this fear-filled space and breathed resurrection power on the disciples, a gift which continues for all who believe. Text:  John 21:19-31

12/20/15

“Christmas is Now!”

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: birth, messenger, Peace

The message of “peace on earth” remains as told by God to the angelic host. As Christ breathed in the breath of life, consider the same significance as the Holy Spirit breathes life into the followers of Christ. Text: Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 2:1-20