Sermons from August 2016

Acts 8:4-25

Every wondered the source of the word “simony”? Well, Acts chapter 8 gives us that story, as Philip goes to Samaria to preach the gospel. In that area a sorcerer has enjoyed fame and popularity–even God-like status–which is quickly challenged by God’s power through signs and wonders as the gospel is preached. Simon becomes a…

Acts 7:44-60; 8:1-4

This week we finished the sermon that Stephen gave under the power of the Holy Spirit before the Sanhedrin. His sermon ended with some strong words of correction that could either be taken to heart, or cause resentment and anger. We quickly find out which way the religious leaders took it as they immediately were…

Acts 6:8-15; 7:1-43

In the middle of Acts chapter 6, we are introduced more fully to Stephen, one of the deacons chosen in the first part of the chapter who is clearly teaching by the power of God and His Spirit, and it is causing much frustration against the religious elite who can’t win debates against him! They…

August 2016 Communion Sunday

Communion Sunday, August 7th, 2016; Pastor Steve interviews our newest elder and his wife, Dave & Sandy Vollmer, followed by a devotional teaching in Jeremiah as the prophet goes to the potter’s house.