Winning Over Worry: How to Find Peace in Times of Anxiety

Pastor Keith Krell - Spring 2020

The Antidote for Anxiety | Psalm 91:1-16

March 29, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Psalm 91

Where do you turn in times of trouble? Psalm 91 reminds us that God isn’t a refuge from suffering and death but a refuge through it.

The Waste of Worry | Matthew 6:25-34

April 5, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Matthew 6:25–34

What does worry accomplish? Absolutely nothing. Jesus reminds us that we have a loving heavenly Father who will care for our tomorrows.

What's Ahead? | 1 Corinthians 4:15-5:10

April 12, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • 1 Corinthians 4:15—5:10

On this Easter Sunday, how can we defeat discouragement? Paul provides comfort and hope that will enable us to find the power to persevere.

The Church Isn't Finished! | Matthew 16:13-20

April 19, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Matthew 16:13–20

How does COVID-19 impact the future viability of Crossroads and the worldwide Church? Jesus Himself shares the nature of the Church's sustainability.

Hope for Notorious Sinners | Luke 15:1-2, 11-32

April 26, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 15:1–2, Luke 15:11–32

Jesus was hated by religious people for eating with "notorious sinners". He pursued those of us who have never been perfect and have never been able to fake it. Even at our lowest, broken and vulnerable, if we turn toward Jesus, he pursues us, rescue us and restores us to life and purpose!

The Prescription for Peace | Philipians 4:4-7

May 3, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Philippians 4:4–7

How can we deal with our anxiety? The commands: "Don't worry! Don't be anxious!" just don't cut it! Instead, we must replace anxiety with the peace that only the Prince of Peace provides.

Reach Out and Touch Someone | Mark 5:24b-34

May 10, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Mark 5:24–34

If you've ever agonized through a sickness, a sin, or a personality trait that alienated you from other people, you know what it's like to feel hopeless. In this passage, Mark answers the question: How can we handle hopelessness?

In Good Hands | 1 Peter 5:5b-7

May 17, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • 1 Peter 5:5–7

How can we express humility in the midst of anxiety? Peter provides a simple response. He then concludes that to do otherwise is to exercise pride and have a faulty view of God.

A New Morning | Lamentations 3:21-24

May 24, 2020 • Pastor Keith Krell • Lamentations 3:21–24

We have all asked the question: "Where is God in the midst of our personal suffering?" Jeremiah demonstrates how to authentically express our grief to God. He concludes hope is found in the celebration of God's character.