To the Jew First

Dr. Mitch Glaser, President of Chosen People Ministries, shares his story of how he came to believe in Jesus.  It is quite an amazing story!  He also teaches from Romans 1:16 and 11:11. If you would like to learn more about Chosen People Ministries, please click HERE.

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So…What’s the Blessing?

Dean Elliott teaches from Romans 11:25-32.  There are three things that come from understanding God’s promises to the Jews.  God promises a person, a people, and a place.  There is also a plan that will progress in which all the peoples of the earth will be blessed.  What is the blessing? At the beginning of the sermon is […]

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Why Israel?

Kevin Bentley, of Messianic Jewish Bible Institute and one of our CBC family members, gives a lot of background information about Israel, Jews, and why they are important. This video was played at the end of the sermon.  Click on the picture to be taken to the Messianic Jewish Bible Institute website to watch the video. 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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Our Final Chance?

David denHartog explains difficult truths from Luke 13:1-9.  There is a lesson to learn in the face of catastrophe such as we are seeing in our time. This is the blog post by Joel Rosenberg that Dave references: What in the World is Going On?

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Lifestyle Evangelism

Don Hunt uses various stories of the Bible to explain how our lives can share the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.  We are challenged to consider the questions ….  What is in your showcase?  What is the aroma that you give off? Scripture references: 2 Corinthians 2:15-17; 2 Kings 5:1-1; […]

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Go Fish!

Don Hunt continues the Amber Alert: Lost in Johnson County series.  In life, we often evaluate where we are in our relationship with someone else.  Don calls this a DTR – determine the relationship – conversation.  There are several stories in the Bible where Jesus and Peter also have encounter that determines or changes their relationship.  In […]

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Our Job, Their Job, His Job

Dean Elliott continues Amber Alert: Lost in Johnson County, with a lesson from Mark 4:1-34.  Why does anyone want to listen to Jesus?  They listen because someone tells them about Him.  There are 3 spheres of responsibility when the Gospel is shared – our’s, their’s, and God’s. Scripture references: John 10:19; 2 Corinthians 4:1-5; John 6:44-47 (The […]

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Blessed Assurance

On a scale of a 1 to 10, how sure are you of your eternal life?  There are many reasons that people lack assurance in their salvation.  What is God’s answer for assurance?  How can we know beyond the shadow of a doubt that we have eternal life?  David denHartog uses I John 5:9-15 to […]

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