Message: “Hold On! (Philadelphia)” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Pastor John Nixon examines the letter to the church in Philadelphia found in the book of Revelation; in this letter, Jesus encourages his followers, suffering persecution, to hold on–and that He has opened a door to them which no one can shut.

Message: “Calling the Dead to Life (Sardis)” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Pastor Phil examines the letter to the church in Sardis, and reminds us that God knows our real character. If you don’t know Christ as your Lord and Savior, you can place your faith and trust in Him. If you know the Lord, but you’ve slowly drifted away, you can go back to the basics: be watchful, stand firm, remember the scriptures, hold fast to them, and repent!

Message: “When Intolerance Is Wise (Thyatira)” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You\’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Pastor Phil examines the letter to the church in Thyatira, found in Revelation 2:18-29. We are reminded that 1.) we need to be aware of the seriousness of sexual immorality, 2.) true love is deeper than tolerance, and 3.) we need to be aware of the potential for imbalance in our lives and in our church as we strive both to uphold the truth, and to live with grace towards one another.

Message: “It’s a Big Deal (Pergamum)” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You\’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Revelation 2:12-17
Pastor Phil preaches on the letter to the church in Pergamum found in Revelation 2, and reminds us that we need to stand firm when tempted to conform to the world, that we need to avoid sexual immorality, that we need to avoid idolatry, and we need to treat sin in our church as serious.

Message: “True Riches (Smyrna)” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You\’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Revelation 2:8-11
Pastor Phil examines Christ’s letter to the church in Smyrna, and reminds us that God doesn’t promise to deliver us out of tough circumstances, that we need to be prepared for persecution, and that true riches are not temporary.

Message: “You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “You\’ve Got Mail: Letters to the Seven Churches in Revelation 2-3.” Revelation 2:1-7
Pastor Phil examines Christ’s letter to the church in Ephesus, and challenges us to stand for truth, to hate sin, and to be sure that we are obedient to God’s greatest and second greatest commands: to love Him and to love others.

Message: “I’ll Be Back” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The End (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor Phil examines the final chapter of the Bible, and the promise the Jesus is coming back!

Message: “Why so much fuss about the Bible?” from John Nixon

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” 2 Peter 1:12-21
Pastor John Nixon reminds us from 2 Peter that God’s word is generational, authoritative and trustworthy. We are reminded and encouraged to spend time on our own reading the Bible and engaging with it.

Message: “Are you looking up?” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Expounding on Hebrews 12:1-3, Pastor Phil encourages us–when we are distracted by hardship, or by sin, or even by good things which have taken our focus off of Jesus–to put our focus back on our Savior.

Message: “Patience and Hope” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Hebrews 6:13-20
Pastor Phil reminds us that we who know Jesus Christ have the hope of salvation and heaven. We are also reminded that our hope is secure, and that we can only have hope through a relationship with Jesus.

Message: “Ask God for This” from John Nixon

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor John explores Ephesians 1:15-21, in which Paul tells of his thankfulness for the Ephesians’ faith and love, and shares his prayer for them: that they would better know their hope, the riches of God’s inheritance, and God’s power for those who believe. Pastor John encourages us to pray like Paul.

Message: “What Is Your Aim?” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor Phil looks at Paul’s farewell to the elders of the church in Ephesus, found in Acts 20. We are reminded that our aim should be to follow God in every way He calls us to obey–and the for every failure to follow that calling, we can daily rely on God’s grace.

Message: “It’s Not About You” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Romans 12:9-21
Pastor Phil examines the commands found in this passage–commands which guide us on how to love.

Message: “When Difficulties Are Good” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Why would Paul boast in his weaknesses? Pastor Phil examines 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 and reminds us that God’s grace is enough for every hard situation we have to face.

Message: “Unveiled” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor Phil shares from 2 Corinthians 3:7-18 about the surpassing glory of knowing Christ. If we know Christ, then the veil is removed from our hearts, and we have freedom to live life according to His will.

Message: “A Way Out” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor Phil reminds us of the promises found in 1 Corinthians 10:13, which we can rely on in the face of temptation.

Message: “Addition Isn’t Required” from Phil Severn

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Pastor Phil looks at a significant moment in the history of the church (Acts 15), and reminds us that salvation is by God’s grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ Jesus.

Message: “The Choice Is Yours” from Justin Yob

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A message from the series “The Gospel in Motion (Foundations: A Year Through the Bible).” Justin Yob examines James 3:13-18, and encourages us to choose godly wisdom over earthly wisdom.