Sermons and Notes
Sermons and Series
Joy 1.1 Everlasting
February 16, 2019 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
As followers of Christ we must be careful that we don’t adopt the views and ever-changing definitions of the world (Romans 12:2). When it comes to defining JOY, the world often relegates it to circumstances that are good and favorable.
Set Apart: Week 3
Works That Work • January 20, 2019 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
Ephesians 2:4-5 says that we have been made alive in Christ because of God’s mercy and His great love for us. Verse 10 says, “For we are His workmanship created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” In other words, YOU, the believer and follower of Christ, are a work (product, Psalm 139:14) of the hand of God. And we as believers in Christ are functional works…
Set Apart: Week 1
The Chosen Fast • January 5, 2019 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
January 7th, 2019 will mark day one of a 21-day period of corporate fasting, prayer and consecration before the Lord for our Center of Praise family. This teaching series seeks to give understanding and practical guidance to all who participate.
My Year END RESOLUTION: Week 8
THE RESOLUTE GIFT • December 22, 2018 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
Throughout the world, followers of Christ remember and celebrate the greatest gift the world has ever known, the birth of Jesus Christ our Savior. Isaiah 7:14 says, “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call His name Immanuel.” The name Immanuel means God is with us.
My Year END RESOLUTION: Week 7
Present and Accountable • December 15, 2018 • Bishop Parnell M. Lovelace, Jr., D.Min.
This season of Advent affirms God’s presence with his people, both now and in the upcoming future. Our hope in His appearing, through the person of Jesus Christ, encourages us to personify joy, hope, peace, and love towards others. The ministry of grace has established our Kingdom assignment. Jesus’s presence has empowered us to facilitate presence for others (Ephesians 1:1-10).
My Year END RESOLUTION: Week 6
The Resolute Redeemer Part 2 • December 8, 2018 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
In the book of Joshua the history of the Children of Israel redeeming the promised land of Canaan is recorded. Within that saga is hidden an unexpected character from whom we can all be inspired to be resolute in redeeming the promises of the Lord.
My Year END RESOLUTION: Week 4
Commended to Grace - Part 2 • November 24, 2018 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
Our Year End Resolution to be doers of the Word cannot be accomplished without the grace of God operating in our lives. To some degree God’s grace is already at work, for no one can accept Christ as Savior without it (Eph. 2:8).
My Year END RESOLUTION: Week 3
Commended to Grace • November 17, 2018 • Pastor Joseph Sissac
Our resolution to be doers of the Word cannot be fulfilled without the grace of God. The Word, Faith, Wisdom and Grace are all a part of the blessing of walking with Christ. But we must learn to receive and apply them.