Salvation

Are There Many Roads That Lead to Heaven?

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I John 5:11-12. Many people today believe there are many roads that lead to heaven. It is not politically correct to think otherwise, but is that true? Through out history, when Christians have faced a difficult question of doctrine or morals, we’ve always approached it from three angles. First, we ask what do the scriptures […]

The Tragedy of Misplaced Faith

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Matthew 7:13-14.  Faith does not, in and of itself, have any special merit. Faith is only as good as the object in which it is placed. What you put your faith in really matters. Jesus insisted that there is a narrow road that leads to eternal life, but in contrast there is a broad road […]

Preparing for the Trip You Must Take

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Luke 12:13-34  Our preoccupation with stuff  often keeps us from the deeper spiritual meaning of life. In today’s sermon Pastor Barry shares from the life of a successful businessman who prepared for all of life’s possibilities but ignored life’s only certainty. SERMON BEGINS AT 15:53

“HEROES”; Jesus (2)

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John 11:25-27. If Jesus is who He says He is, the Son of God, to simply call Him a good man or a wise teacher is a slap in the face.  If He’s not the Son of God there are only two options; He is a lunatic or worse yet, a liar. Who do you […]

So Heavenly Minded No Earthly Good

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Genesis 18:1-5 & Luke 24:28-31. Many of us take great care in ordering our lives, arranging the details, structuring the activities, strictly following our daily schedule and list of things to do. There’s security in that, but there can also be idolatry in that too.  Order, the familiar, control, security, minimize the need for faith. […]

Christianity 101

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I Peter 3:18. In this sermon the plan of Salvation will be clearly presented. It’s not complicated. Even a child can understand it. But understanding the central message of the Christian Faith is not enough.  You can understand it and still go to hell.  The Bible says you have to do something with the Christian […]

Finding Hidden Treasure

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Matthew 13:44-46. In Jesus’ day buried treasures were regularly found. Under threat of invasion, you hid your treasure. The people listening to Jesus’ parable about discovering treasure would have been able to relate well to such stories. There are really two parables, Jesus gives two ways we’re on a treasure hunt.  Some of us are […]