Description:James 1:4 (ESV) -"And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
Description:Theme of this series: "It's Not about Me"James 1:3Is this happening to me or for me?To Me:Pity Party / Feeling sorry for myself / Cry, Complain, whine / Worry, fear & frustrationFor You:You Trust more in God = Peace, Contentment, Trust & JoyWe Grow in Steadfastness, Endurance & StrengthMatthew 11:6 - "Blessed is the one who is not offended by me."
Description:James 1:1-3Proverbs 3:5-6Why Trials?1. Bring us closer to God2. Break is of our independence3. Direct or Redirect our PathsWhat is my purpose in life and why am I here?TO GLORIFY GOD
Description:How do we protect ourselves from worldly philosophies?Proverbs 4:23Ephesians 4:11-121. Saturation of the word of God2. Equip ourselves3. Growth (Ephesians 4:13-14
Description:"What Happens in Vegas stays in Vegas"Genesis 3:1Genesis 39:1-9Why didn't Joseph say yes?1. Joseph knew that there are moral absolutes2. Joseph was keenly aware of God's percautions3. God's word was the final authority in his lfiePsalm 119:11Who or what is the moral compass in your life?1. YOU!2. God and his Word
Description:First Baptist has the pleasure of celebrating Youth Sunday with several of our youth putting on our service. Senior Luis Vazquez shares a short sermon of God working through his life.2 Corinthians 12:7-10
Description:Do not be Afraid!John 4:9-14 & Genisis 3:8-13Who am I in Jesus?1. Apperance - Beautiful to God (Psalm 139:13)2. Belonging - We are loved and belong to the family of God(Romans 8:31)3. Worthiness - Righteous person in Christ(2 Corinthians 5:17)4. Security - Peace with God (Romans)5. Competence - (Ephesians 2:10)
Description:Mark Janowiecki speaks about how going through Dave Ramsey's Finanncial Peace University and now he and his family are DEBT FREE!
Description:1 John 5:21 -"Dear children, keep yourselves from idols."Materialism vs. Generosity cannot co-exist!Romans 12:9 - "Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good."
Description:Nadia Karnatova, born in the Ukraine, recieved an Operation Christmas Child Shoebox when she was younger. She now lives in the United States and shares her journey traveling with OCC.(We had a technical difficulty with our morning sermon to where the audio will not be able to be uploaded. We apologize for this inconvenience and hope you tune in next week as we continue our new series "Toxic" with Head Pastor Ron Moneith)
Description:How to detect true Christianity vs counterfeit Christianity.3 Ways to recognize a counterfeit:1. Another Jesus2. Another Spirit3. Another Gospel
Description:Understanding and reaching Jehovah's Winess in love.
Description:Pastor Wayne's early morning Easter Sermon.John 20:11-18Things that are new after the resurrection:New RelationshipNew RelativesNew Responsibility
Description:Ron's Easter Sermon"Love One Another" - John 13:34-35
Description:Pastor Ron preaches about what makes a healthy church and shares statistics on 2016 churches who have closed their doors.Reach PeopleBuild BelieversReflect Jesus
Description:Jeremy is 35 years old and is married to his beautiful wife, Colleen. They are blessed with 6 wonderful children. Jeremy served as Business Manager and then Assistant Pastor at Gospel Light Baptist Church beginning in December of 2005 and ending October 2009.
Description:"Do you believe hard times are happening TO you or FOR you?" God is using our story to reach others. Everyone has scars wondering what God is doing, we just have to trust in him!Jason speaks of when Jesus appears to his disciples and helps them believe.John 20:19-31
Description:We welcome Jeff Hubbard from Savannah, Georgia who has worked missions in Ecuador and Hunduras.Pastor Jeff speaks a sermon on James, Jesus' half brother.James 1:19-29 (ESV)-Know this-Put Away-Do this
Description:Rex Stump is the Area Director for the Fellowship of Christian Atheletes (FCA) in the NW Ohio/Southern Michigan region. For more than 13 years, Rex has worked with area colleges, schools and sport teams giving them weekly encouragement and team building opportunities. He is blessed to be married to his wife Jenny, and they have three active sons.
Description:Eric Durre shares with our church family in what he is doing with the Youth for Christ organization. He also shares his role and what other parts of the ministry are doing.
Description:Ron Monteith had the privileged of baptising five people including both children and adults during our overflow worship night February 26th. Join us on the celebration of the next chapter in their lives as they are dedicating their lives to God. Those baptized (in order) were Sidney White, Cheyenne Hogan, Shelton Hogan and Holly & Philip Salisbury.Acts 22:16 -"And now what are you waiting for? Get up, be baptized and wash your sins away, calling on his name."
Description:Romans 12 verses 1 & 2Invest / Invite...Reach / TeachPurpose at FBC:-Reach People-Build Believers-Reflect Jesus
Description:Matthew 28:19Ways of inviting people to church:Invite them to worship; meet them at the door; Make sure to sit with them; Introduce them to church friends; Maybe take them to lunch afterwards; Share your love for Jesus with them.How to talk about Jesus:Romans 3:23, 5:8, 6:23, 10:9-10,13Ephesians 2:8-9
Description:Matthew 28Go and Make Disciples of all NationsPeople do not care how much I know... until they know how much I care.
Description:1 Corinthians Chapter 11:23-25An in depth look of what communion really looks like in remembering the sacrifice of Jesus Christ.
Description:"If you love me, obey my commandments." - John 14:15 NLTAlso includes guest speaker, Richard Krell, a friend of Pastor Ron and family.
Description:Contentment:1st Timothy 6:6-10Contentment is an inner sense of rest or peace that one forms from being right with God and knowing that he is in control of all that happens to us.1. Our priority must be Godliness, not gain2. Our view must have eternal, not temporalPhilippians 4:6-7, 10-13
Description:We welcome Johnathan Matthews, his wife Erin, and their children to our church as they share a video of their mission work done in Sào Paulo, Brazil. We also thank Johnathan and his family for all of the hard work they do in this country to bring people closer to Christ.
Description:2 Corinthians 9:7 - "Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver."What does a generous person look like?
Description:Where is your Treasure?1. Your money and your spiritual life are inseparable.2. What you value shows where your heart is.3. When your heart is in the right place, there is JOY!Follow the Money trail of your lifeWhen our hearts are given to the kingdom of God, our money becomes something we WORSHIP with.
Description:First Baptist Church 2017Proverbs 29:18 - "Where there is no vision, the people perish:"Our purpose at FBC1. Reach People2. Build Believers3. Reflect Jesus
Description:Join us as our Christmas Eve service shares the story of Jesus' birth. Several church members share the true Christmas miracle as others share their testimonies. We wish you a blessed new year in 2017.**We did not have a church service on December 25th**
Description:The Heart of Christmas = JesusQuestions to ask yourself:-Do you find yourself caring about the things Jesus cares about?-When someone shares with you something wonderful God has done for them, what is your reaction?-When you see an "outsider," with all of their problems and their warts seeking Jesus, what is your response?1. Make it your life's purpose to seek and worship Jesus.2. If your heart has been given to other things, REPENT, and give your heart to your savior.3. Guard your heart. With the Word, with Prayer, with Obedience.-Church was cancelled last week (12/11/16) due to snow.-Parents contact church about seeing Kids Program again.
Description:We welcome our former interim pastor, Ron Kaufman back as our guest speaker this first Sunday in December. He offers a sermon on "What's your Pursuit" focused in the book of Acts.Acts 8:26
Description:Wayne Altstaetter had the privledge in baptising Brookelyn Branham and Adisyn Schafer on November 27th. Join us on the celebration of the next chapter in their lives as they are washed of their sins.1 Peter 3:21 -"and this water symbolizes baptism that now saves you also- not the removal of dirt from the body but the pledge of a clear concious toward God. It saves you by the resurrection of Jesus Christ,"
Description:Psalm 23:6 - "...and I will live in the house of the Lord forver."
Description:Psalm 23:6 - "Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever."
Description:Once we can have God fill our cup, we can then let it overflow to others to show the love of God to all!
Description:A table before me in the presence of my enemies.A sermon based on knowing the enemy while facing temptation.
Description:The Good Shepherd has loving and gentle ways that he encourages us and reassures us of his guiding presence, but he also may use more difficult discipline when he knows we need it. We can trust that the Shepherd knows what we need!
Description:You are not alone. You do not walk the difficult path by yourself. We are tempted to give up and give in to discouragement, but we must cling to the Shepherd and the truth of his promises.
Description:Pastor Ron continues in his series on Psalm 23 by foucssing on the Lord's Supper. Why do we have communion? What is the purpose? What does it mean? It is truly for His name's sake.
Description:Pastor Ron discusses what it means to walk in obedience to the Shepherd as he leads in the paths of righteousness. Part 6 in the series on Psalm 23.
Description:Pastor Ron continues in the series on Psalm 23 with a look at verse 3 and how the Shepherd restores the souls his sheep. Many times we can find ourselves flat on our backs, and our only help will come from our faithful Shepherd.
Description:3 Main sources of water for sheep1. Dew in Grass(Spending time in the Bible in the Morning)2. Deep Wells(We can run dry like a well if we don't stay in the wrod of God)3. Springs Rivers and Streams(Shepherds lead them to good waters as God leads us down our paths)
Description:Psalm 231. Power/Position does not satisfy-Ecclesiastes 1:12-142. Pleasure does not satisfy-Ecclesiastes 2:1&33. Posessions do not satisfy-Ecclesiastes 2:4-11Know God and know your purpose! Psalm 23:1 - "The Lord is my Shepard;"