Sermons by Ben Cathey

All the parts

A church is designed to function like a body where many parts come together to create a healthy, unified whole.  As spiritual bodies we can outpace our physical bodies – will we be a couch potato church or an X games church? Key text: Romans 12:1-13 

Same and Different

Ecclesia, the ancient word for church, was actually a common word used for any assembly of people that gathered separate from others for a specific cause.  Our cause is Christ.  In him we are the same.  In him we are different than the world around us. Key text: 1 Corinthians 1:1-3

Broken By Praise

No one is perfect. All sin. Even so, accepting and expecting brokenness is strangely comforting. We recognize that we have access to God in spite of ourselves. We can spend our whole lives thrashing against God’s guidance and find ourselves broken by the traps and troubles of this world. But there is a better way.…

Find?

Jesus asks, “If someone has a hundred sheep and one of them wanders off, doesn’t he leave the ninety-nine and go after the one?” Listen as we dive into this final Question in Matthew, and find out if and when Jesus will rescue us. Key text: Matthew 18:12-14