Joseph (Savior / King)
Michael Oldham
11/29/2020
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We know because we have seen
Michael Oldham
11/22/2020
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Faith-works
Michael Oldham
11/15/2020
Scripture: 1 John 5:1-5

Theme: Faith works. The commands of God are not complicated to understand. It is in the doing of them where we discover who really owns our hearts. 



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Our assurance
Michael Oldham
11/08/2020
Scripture: 1 John 4:7-21T

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John, this week is driving home the truth that because God loves us, we can have absolute assurance of our salvation in Christ.



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Test the spirits
Michael Oldham
11/01/2020
Scripture: 1 John 4:1-6

Theme: “Testing the spirits”, we will learn today, is a divisive thing -One that marks out the believer over and against the non-believer-All based on what we do with Jesus. Most especially in relation to the incarnation (virgin birth).



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Love each other
Michael Oldham
10/25/2020
Scripture: 1 John 3:11-24

Theme: They will know we are Christians by our love, and when that love is turned into action, the world sees Jesus. There is an assurance in. our hearts that we are in Him if we abide and walk as He did



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Children of God- When He appears
Michael Oldham
10/18/2020
Scripture: 1 John 3:1-10 (Start at 2:28)

Theme: Because God, through Jesus, has dealt the final blow to death, we must live in the light of His promised return, while battling every day against the efforts of the enemy of our souls.



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Abide in Him
Michael Oldham
10/11/2020

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The New /Old Commandment
Michael Oldham
10/04/2020
Scripture: 1 John 2:7-17

Theme: The new way of living is rooted in an old way of being. As C. S. Lewis once wrote - It’s the deep magic found from before time, that when a blameless one dies in the place of another… Well, for us the new/old commandment is rooted in love, born out through his word and our actions.



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Walk as he walked
Michael Oldham
09/27/2020
Scripture: 1 John 2:1-6

Theme: Like a loving and caring Father to his children, John in this little section, reminds us that we can and should live a good, clean and right life. What does that look like? How much does it cost?



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In the Light
Michael Oldham
09/20/2020
Scripture: 1 John 1:5-10 T

Theme: Joy is found when we live in the light of who Jesus is, and in what He has done for us. The recognition that we are in need of God’s light every day, is step one in our spiritual growth.



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Abiding Love
Michael Oldham
09/13/2020
Scripture: 1 John 1:1-4

Theme: John the apostle, at the end of his life, writes to the church at large with the love and care of a father to his children.



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Salt and Light
Parks Pearce
09/06/2020


How can we know that we know?
Michael Oldham
08/30/2020
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-2

Theme: Our journey back to The Rock, and how did we know. How do we know that this is where we are supposed to be?



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Therefore
Michael Oldham
08/23/2020
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-2

Theme: How can we live out the faith-driven life? Can we be assured of God’s will and design for us, like the heroes of old? Can we really know what God has planned for us, and if so, how?



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The basket case
Michael Oldham
08/16/2020
Scripture: Hebrews 11:23-29

Theme: The basket case of a boy launched out into the Nile by the faith of his parents, steps out and then back again “in his faith” to bring about thedeliverance of God’s people.



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She laughed
Michael Oldham
08/09/2020
Scripture: Hebrews 11:11-12

Theme: Sarah’s faithful obedience in the face of impossible odds, and honest “disbelief”, gives us one of the greatest examples faith as she trusts God’s leading.



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Things hoped for
Michael Oldham
08/02/2020
Scripture: Hebrews 11:1-10

Theme: Faith has to be exercised in order to please God -and each one of us is living out a faith-filled life. I want us to understand that faith is not an unreasoned out philosophy.



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A time for everything
Michael Oldham
07/26/2020
Scripture: Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

Theme: In the writings of Solomon, we find a pessimistic cynic, who also is sorting out the truth of God and His goodness in all things. No matter the time or the season, God is in control and can be trusted.



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The providence of God
Michael Oldham
07/19/2020
Title: The providence of God

Scripture: Genesis 50:15-21

Theme: The providential hand of God, not only leads us, but provides for us, protects us and restores us. 



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The reunion
Michael Oldham
07/12/2020
Scripture: Genesis 43, 44, 45

Theme:  After all these years, brothers arereunited. The restoration of a familyfractured by sin and bad choices launchesonce again the salvation plan for allpeoples.



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Confronting their sin
Michael Oldham
07/05/2020



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The prodigals are in need
Michael Oldham
06/28/2020
Scripture: Genesis 42

Grace is a wonderful thing. In what begins here in the encounter with their long-lost brother, one would think vengeance, justice, reparation. Instead what we see is the beginning of a reconciliation and restoration.



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Encourage one another
Michael Oldham
06/21/2020



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The Ekklesia
Michael Oldham
06/14/2020



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Civil disobedience / Social discourse
Michael Oldham
06/07/2020



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The Church and her mission
Michael Oldham
05/31/2020



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