June 2015

The Motivation for Our Worship

John 3:16  For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life.

May 2015

The Majesty We Worship

Psalm 8:1-4 (NKJV) 1  O LORD, our Lord, How excellent is Your name in all the earth, Who have set Your glory above the heavens! 2  Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants You have ordained strength, Because of Your enemies, That You may silence the enemy and the avenger. 3  When I […]

The Worship We Give

Acts 13:1-4 (NKJV) 1  Now in the church that was at Antioch there were certain prophets and teachers: Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen who had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. 2  As they ministered to the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, “Now separate to […]

The Good News We Share

1 Corinthians 15:1-8 (NKJV) 1  Moreover, brethren, I declare to you the gospel which I preached to you, which also you received and in which you stand, 2  by which also you are saved, if you hold fast that word which I preached to you–unless you believed in vain. 3  For I delivered to you […]

The Word We Have Part 2

Psalm 119:125 (NKJV)   I am Your servant; Give me understanding, That I may know Your testimonies.

April 2015

The Word We Have Part 1

At Living Hope we STAND on the Word of God! However… it’s hard to stand firm on something that you don’t spend time in… It’s hard to stand firm on something that you have trouble understanding. Today we will look at five ways to better understand your Bible.

The Love We Have

Matthew 22:35-40 (NKJV) 35  Then one of them, a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him, and saying, 36  “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?” 37  Jesus said to him, “‘You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ 38  This […]

The Hope We Have

Vision Casting Part 1 – The Hope We Have 1 Peter 1:1-5 (NKJV) 1  Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To the pilgrims of the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, 2  elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience and sprinkling of the blood […]


Revelation 21:1-4 (NKJV) 1  Now I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away. Also there was no more sea. 2  Then I, John, saw the holy city, New Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her […]

March 2015

Paid in Full

John 19:30 (NKJV) 30  So when Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, “It is finished!” And bowing His head, He gave up His spirit.

The Pilot

Acts 4:27-31 (NKJV) 27  “For truly against Your holy Servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the people of Israel, were gathered together 28  to do whatever Your hand and Your purpose determined before to be done. 29  Now, Lord, look on their threats, and grant to Your […]

The Prayer

John 17:1-5 (NKJV) 1  Jesus spoke these words, lifted up His eyes to heaven, and said: “Father, the hour has come. Glorify Your Son, that Your Son also may glorify You, 2  as You have given Him authority over all flesh, that He should give eternal life to as many as You have given Him. […]

The Plot

Matthew 26:1-5 (NKJV) 1  Now it came to pass, when Jesus had finished all these sayings, that He said to His disciples, 2  “You know that after two days is the Passover, and the Son of Man will be delivered up to be crucified.” 3  Then the chief priests, the scribes, and the elders of […]

The Path

Luke 9:51 (NKJV) 51  Now it came to pass, when the time had come for Him to be received up, that He steadfastly set His face to go to Jerusalem,

February 2015

Knowing the Enemy

Ezekiel 28:19 (NKJV) 19  All who knew you among the peoples are astonished at you; You have become a horror, And shall be no more forever.” ‘ “

Worthy of Worship

Who is Worthy of Our Worship? God and God alone. Exodus 20:1-6 (NKJV) 1  And God spoke all these words, saying: 2  “I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. 3  You shall have no other gods before Me. 4  “You shall […]

January 2015

Entrusted Part 3 – Finance

Due to technical issues this message was damaged. On some systems, you may experience a background humming.     Nehemiah 2:20 (NKJV) 20  So I answered them, and said to them, “The God of heaven Himself will prosper us; therefore we His servants will arise and build, but you have no heritage or right or memorial […]

Entrusted Part 2 – Free

John 8:36 (NKJV)  Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.

Entrusted Part 1 – Family

Psalm 127:1-2 (NKJV) 1  Unless the LORD builds the house, They labor in vain who build it; Unless the LORD guards the city, The watchman stays awake in vain. 2  It is vain for you to rise up early, To sit up late, To eat the bread of sorrows; For so He gives His beloved […]

It’s All About the Grace

Ephesians 2:8-10 (NKJV) 8  For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, 9  not of works, lest anyone should boast. 10  For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them.

December 2014

No Fear for the New Year

Hebrews 13:5-6 (NKJV) 5  Let your conduct be without covetousness; be content with such things as you have. For He Himself has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” 6  So we may boldly say: “The LORD is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?”

God’s Christmas Gift

Special Christmas Message Isaiah 9:6-7 (NKJV) 6  For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. 7  Of the increase of His government and peace There will be […]

Emmannuel – God’s Answer to Our Loneliness

Matthew 1:22-23 (NKJV) 22  So all this was done that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Lord through the prophet, saying: 23  “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.”

November 2014

HealthCare Pt 3 – Therapy – A Life of Praise

Psalm 34:1-3 (NKJV) 1  A Psalm of David when he pretended madness before Abimelech, who drove him away, and he departed. I will bless the LORD at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2  My soul shall make its boast in the LORD; The humble shall hear of it and be […]

HealthCare Part 2 Therapy – A Lifeof Joy

Philippians 4:4-9 (NKJV) 4  Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! 5  Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand. 6  Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; 7  and the peace of […]

HealthCare Part 1 Symptoms – A Life in Christ

Colossians 3:16-17 (NKJV) 16  Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. 17  And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, […]

April 2014

What About Rest

Just why DO Christians have church on Sunday instead of Saturday? Genesis 2:1-3 (NKJV) 1  Thus the heavens and the earth, and all the host of them, were finished. 2  And on the seventh day God ended His work which He had done, and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which He […]

December 2013

Who Will Go

Message on Isaiah 6:1-8 What exactly is meant by “unclean lips?”

Christmas Names of Jesus – Jesus is Lord

Luke 2:8-11 (NKJV) 8  Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9  And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid. 10  Then the angel said to them, […]

Christmas Names of Jesus – His Name is Emmanuel

Matthew 1:22-24 (NKJV) 22  So all this was done that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Lord through the prophet, saying: 23  “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” 24  Then Joseph, being aroused from sleep, […]