The Bread of Life, part 2: Three Truths to Overcome Unbelief John 6:22-59

The Bread of Life, part 2: Three Truths to Overcome Unbelief  John 6:22-59
17-0219: Jesus is the bread and drink that gives true life to all who believe in Him. This sermon is the second part of Jesus as the Bread of Life. As Jesus confronts the unbelief of the people, he provides some very hard teachings that the people reject because they do not believe. Pastor Lane ...

The Bread of Life, part 1 John 6:22-59

The Bread of Life, part 1  John 6:22-59
17-0212: Jesus is the bread and drink that gives true life to all who believe in Him. After he feeds the five thousand, Jesus is confronted by the crowd asking him for another sign to verify his claims. The problem, though, is not that Jesus has not done enough for them to believe but that ...

Jesus: My King or For My Kingdom John 6:1-21

Jesus: My King or For My Kingdom  John 6:1-21
17_0129: Jesus entrusts Himself to those who believe in Him and receive Him as Lord. Hard problems, challenges or great needs are not enjoyable, but they are always opportunities for God to work powerfully in our lives. In this message, Pastor Lane challenges the listener to consider what is going on in their life right ...

Son of God and Son of Man John 5:19-47

Son of God and Son of Man  John 5:19-47
17_0122: Jesus is the love of God who gives life to all who believe in Him. Jesus’s miracle on the Sabbath creates a confrontation with the religious people. They were seeking to kill him for the work he was doing. Jesus addresses them to validate his work by His being. He shows that He has ...

The Work of God John 5:1-18

The Work of God  John 5:1-18
17_0115: Jesus reveals that He is God so we can believe and follow Him. Jesus did the work of God on the earth to show that He is God, but we do not always believe or accept Him. We often want to take the work of God without accepting the will of God. Drawing from ...

Fully Devoted Acts 2:42 4

Fully Devoted  Acts 2:42
17_0108: Christ-followers cultivate a life of full devotion to Jesus because He loves us. Life gets bombarded by constant demands for our attention and love. We must understand what devotion means and how we live it out. Pastor Lane looks at the earliest snapshot of the church from Acts 2:42 to present two stages of ...

Adore Him: humble obedience Matthew 1:18-25

Adore Him: humble obedience  Matthew 1:18-25
16_1218: Jesus is God’s Savior worthy of our adoration thru humble obedience. The gospel of Matthew records the birth narrative of Jesus with the announcement to Joseph. The situation with Mary’s pregnancy created difficulty for Joseph. He loved God and wanted to honor Mary. Joseph had to humble himself to listen to God when the ...

Kingdom Harvest John 4:27-54

Kingdom Harvest  John 4:27-54
16_1211: Jesus sends His followers to labor for the harvest of His Kingdom and calls people to believe in Him. The most natural response to experiencing the power of Jesus is telling others about Him. Jesus instructs His disciples that the harvest is here and ready. In this message Pastor Lane identifies three aspects of ...

Living Water John 4:1-26

Living Water  John 4:1-26
16_1204: Jesus sources a spring of eternal life within us when we believe in Him. Jesus meets a Samaritan woman at a well and introduces her to living water, a water that wells up to supply eternal life. His water is not like any other. He reveals Himself as the Messiah come from God to ...

He Must Increase John 3:22-36

He Must Increase  John 3:22-36
16_1120:┬áJesus Christ is worthy of our all and He calls us to decrease that He might increase. As chapter three draws to a close, John provides a high call to every person to exalt Christ in their life. He uses John the Baptist’s statement, “He must increase, but I must decrease.” The Christian life is ...