Sermons by Pastor Marc Goodwin (Page 8)

Building Together: Value 4

Continuationist Pneumatology We are continuing our preaching series called Building Together, which is designed to cover seven values that we hold to as a church and that we share in common with a group of churches (Sovereign Grace Churches) that we are interested in potentially joining. This week’s sermon covers the 4th value, Continuationist Pneumatology, […]

One Book: Habakkuk

Habakkuk: The Righteous Shall Live By Faith Those who enter military service typically do so for noble reasons. They are upstanding, brave, and selfless individuals who want to protect others and do good in the world. Many are even followers of Christ. But—without demonizing all of the soldiers in opposing armies—when these loved ones go […]

One Book: Amos

Amos: Lifestyles of the Rich, and Amos The people of Amos’s day lived lives of luxury and comfort. The wealthy would often live with very little regard for the poor among them, ignoring their plight. Or even worse, some would actively take advantage of them. All the while, they maintained a shell of a religion and […]

One Book: Hosea

Hosea: A Love Story Like No Other While Hosea had much to say in comparison to some of the other “minor” prophets (he has 14 chapters, while some others just have one or two!), it’s actually Hosea’s marriage that has been remembered and emphasized far more than his message. What was it about this marriage that was […]

One Book: Ezekiel

Ezekiel: The Dead Made Alive Do we really believe that God can raise the dead? Ezekiel was one of God’s prophets, sent to speak to Israelites already in exile about God’s judgment on Jerusalem. But he didn’t just focus on the judgment – he turned their eyes forward to what God would do in the […]

One Book: Proverbs

Proverbs: Finding Wisdom in the Information Age In the age of Google & smart phones, we can be tempted to think we’re smarter than we really are. We have access to unlimited knowledge and unending data, but do we have wisdom? The book of Proverbs is full of principles for life, but it’s MUCH more than […]

Advent: HOPE

Advent: HOPE The Christmas season is often marked by a light-hearted, holly-jolly, celebratory attitude — at least that’s how it’s portrayed in many TV shows, commercials, songs, and movies. But the truth is that lots of people find Christmas to be a stressful time, a time of sadness, even depression. As Christians, is our holiday different? Should it […]