Doing Life Together

The mission of CBC is to make disciples, from Matthew 28:18-20.  How do we get there?  Acts 2:42 lists four elements of the early church that are vital to our becoming mature delivers.  David denHartog explains each briefly, but focuses on the aspect of fellowship.  If you neglect fellowship, it will stunt your growth.  What is […]

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Passing the Baton

Matt Krause teaches on Youth Sunday about the importance of passing the baton; about investing in the next generation.  Jesus models for us what it looks like to live a life of discipleship.  We can see a piece of this in Matthew 28:18-20 and Matthew 4:18-20.  Matt uses examples from our culture, his life, the […]

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Becoming A Friend Of Jesus

Jesus desires our friendship.  And to have a true friendship, it must be reciprocated.  In John 15:13-16, Jesus calls his disciples his friends if they bear fruit.  How can you and I bear fruit in other peoples’ lives?  What does God provide for us so that we can bear fruit?  David denHartog teaches from Acts […]

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Your Story…As Evangelism

Dean Elliott continues the Amber Alert: Lost in Johnson County series by looking at Paul sharing his story in Acts 26.  We are also called to become storytellers where Jesus is the hero.  Using Paul’s example, Dean explains how, when and where we are to share our story.

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The Recipe

Just as a baker needs to know the ingredients to make a successful recipe, so also that when you have a mission in life, you have to know how to accomplish the mission.  The Church’s mission is to make disciples.  But how does the church do that?  What ingredients does a church need to successfully […]

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Reset

Don Hunt teaches from Acts 4:1-20 about how Peter and John shared their faith and many came to believe.  There is a difference between sharing your faith and sharing your beliefs on how you think a Christian should live.  Peter and John shared despite their lack of formal training, and it was noted that they […]

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Buried and Resurrected

David denHartog explains the Biblical basis for baptism in “Buried and Resurrected.”  What does the Bible say about Baptism?  Why get baptized?  Who should get baptized?  What does it mean?  How is one to be baptized?  When does one get baptized? Scripture references: Matthew 28:18-20; Acts 10:47-48; I Corinthians 10:1-2; Romans 6:4; Acts 8:36-39

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David denHartog continues the “Designed For A Purpose” series with “Your Natural Wiring & Your Calling in Ministry” from Acts 7:17-36. We have many callings on our lives – as husbands/wives, as parents, as employees, etc.  There is also a calling for every believer to serve in the church, in and through ministry.  Some of our calling […]

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…and They Were Worshiping

Don Hunt dramatically retells the story of the Jailer and Paul, from the Jailer’s perspective, found in Acts 16:16-34.  In order to see the stars in the sky, it has to be dark outside.  In jail, Paul was in a dark situation and he chose to shine by worshiping. Do we shine like stars?  Are […]

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