Sermon Listening 101

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1/31/10. (Video version edited for “O’ Worship the King” broadcast) PART 1  “…when I came to you, I did not come preaching God’s secret with fancy words or a show of human wisdom…” I Corinthians 2:1 The function of preaching is often misunderstood. In this sermon Pastor Barry shares what preaching is, what preaching is […]

Building Great Relationships (5): Relinquishing Resentment

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It’s a fact of life, you’re going to hurt people and they’re going to hurt you.  How you handle those hurts, to a large degree, is going to determine your happiness in life. If you don’t respond correctly to hurt it turns into resentment, and resentment destroys relationships. Job was a man who had every […]

Building Great Relationships (2): The Power of Patience

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I Corinthians 13:4. The first building block is patience.  If you’re going to relate to people and build good relationships the first thing you’re going to need is patience. So why is patience so vital?  Of all the things God could have started with why patience? Two reasons. Because everybody’s different and because our differences […]

Building Great Relationships (1): Life’s Greatest Aim

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I Corinthians 14:1a. Everybody has a Dominant Life Principle. It’s what you revert to when you have multiple choices or decisions to make. The apostle Paul says that love should be our Dominant Life Principle… “Let love be your Greatest Aim” I Corinthians 14:1a (LB). In the preceding chapter, I Corinthians 13, the “Love Chapter” […]

(Easter) Proof of Jesus’ Resurrection

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Daniel 11:32b.  Pastor Barry has chosen a most unlikely passage for his Easter sermon.  It doesn’t speak of Jesus or His resurrection.  It’s not even in the New Testament.  This scripture may not only seem out of place as an Easter text but even in its own context it seems out of place.  Daniel is […]