Main Point: "Breakthrough begins with YOU." Key Verse: "When Jesus saw him lying there and learned that he had been in this condition for a long time, he asked him, 'Do you want to get well?' Then Jesus said to him, 'Get up! Pick up your mat and walk.'" – John 5:6, 8 (NIV) Challenge Question: "Do you need a breakthrough in your life?" Sermon Description: We all have areas in our lives where it feels like we’re just hitting brick wall after brick wall. Maybe it’s financial stress, strife in a relationship, obstacles with our physical health, or just a hopeless situation that we find ourselves in. No matter what we do, we can't seem to break through the walls in front us. But on Easter, as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, we remember that hope is available today. Let's discover Where Breakthrough Begins.
Where Breakthrough Begins
Easter Weekend 2017
April 16, 2017 • Ronnie Rothe
Fill the Gap • April 14, 2019 • Ronnie Rothe
MAIN POINT: "When you confront me about a gap I’ve created, I will tell you the truth." KEY VERSE: “Didn’t it belong to you before it was sold? And after it was sold, wasn’t the money at your disposal? What made you think of doing such a thing? You have not lied just to human beings but to God.” – Acts 5:4 (NIV) CHALLENGE QUESTION: "Will you commit to tell the truth when you’re confronted about a gap you’ve created?" SCRIPTURE REFERENCES: Acts 5:1-11 SERIES DESCRIPTION: We have expectations in every relationship. What happens when our experiences don’t match those expectations? It creates a gap. What we choose to put in the gap determines the quality of that relationship.
Kill the Spider with Carlos Whittaker
Kill the Spider • April 7, 2019 • Carlos Whittaker
MAIN POINT: "A spider is an agreement you have made with a lie that needs to die in order for you to experience freedom in Christ." CHALLENGE QUESTION: "What is the agreement you have made with a lie? What's your spider?" KEY VERSE: “For the mindset of the flesh is death, but the mindset of the Spirit is life and peace.” –Romans 8:6 SCRIPTURE REFERENCES: John 10:10, 1 Peter 5:10 SUMMARY: When you decide to follow Jesus, old habits and behaviors don’t always automatically disappear. You may pray for guidance, deliverance, and make promises to do better, but you find yourself back in those old ways of living. You’re not alone. This week we invited author and speaker, Carlos Whittaker, to share his own personal stories about how to find freedom in Christ by finally killing the spider.
Proactive vs. Reactive
Fill the Gap • March 31, 2019 • Ronnie Rothe
MAIN POINT: "When I’m convinced I will not be able to fulfill an expectation, I will tell you AHEAD of time." KEY VERSE: “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness." – 1 John 1:9 (NIV) CHALLENGE QUESTION: "Who do you need to proactively confess to?" SCRIPTURE REFERENCES: 1 John 1:5-9 SERIES DESCRIPTION: We have expectations in every relationship. What happens when our experiences don’t match those expectations? It creates a gap. What we choose to put in the gap determines the quality of that relationship.