What does it really mean to follow Jesus? In this passage, Jesus tells us that it (at least) means we need to deny ourselves, take the lower places in life, and keep close to him.

Scriptures: Mark 8:31-28 

Keywords: Mark, Jesus, self-denial, discipleship, suffering, spiritual growth

Direct download: GCC20180107.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 12:40pm CST

New Years Eve, one of the most hopeful days of the year. It’s a day where we take time to plan out our goals, dreams, and resolutions for the next year. But what if we were setting ourselves up to waste another year before it even began based on our resolutions, dreams, and goals? What should we truly be living for in 2018, to not only give us a year, but the beginning of a life, where we truly live?

Scriptures: Matthew 22:36-40

Keywords: New, Years, Eve, 2017, 2018, Matthew 22:36-40, Resolutions, Dreams, Goals, Living, Life, Love, Love God, Love people

Direct download: GCC20171231.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 8:50pm CST

As we celebrate Christmas Eve, we see a God who sometimes makes us wait for things - and the beauty he works through our waiting.

Scriptures: Luke 1:26-45, Luke 2:1-7 

Keywords: Christmas, Advent, Luke, Jesus, incarnation, waiting, hope

Direct download: GCC20171224.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 9:26am CST

How we see God shapes how we interact with him.  In this sermon, we look at how Jesus helps us see God for who he really is, and consequently how we can know this same God in personal ways.

Scriptures: Mark 8:22-30 

Keywords: Mark, blindness, spiritual growth, Christmas, advent, Peter

Direct download: GCC20171217.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 4:46pm CST

As Jesus continues his ministry, he warns us about the failure of religious performance and instead invites us into a relationship based on grace.

Scriptures: Mark 8:11-21 

Keywords: Mark, Jesus, Christmas, Pharisees, heart, pride, arrogance, humility, grace

Direct download: GCC20171210.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 4:33pm CST

As Christmas approaches, we see how the story of Jesus feeding four thousand people helps us ask four important questions about who Jesus is, and what he is up to in our world.

Scriptures: Mark 8:1-10

Keywords: Mark, Jesus, Christmas, fish and loaves, spiritual growth

Direct download: GCC20171203.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 5:58pm CST

In this passage we see Jesus confront the religious traditions of the day. In this message, we unpack the reality that Jesus reigns and rules over the religious traditions of men.

Scriptures: Mark 7:1-13

Keywords: Jesus, Religion, Rules, Tradition, Freedom

Direct download: GCC20171126.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 11:27am CST

This Sunday we look at God's gracious call to compassion for the world around us as we also announce our partnership with Compassion International.

Scriptures: Micah 6:6-8

Keywords: Compassion, justice, peace, gospel, wholeness, poverty, compassion international

Direct download: GCC20171119.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 8:16pm CST

When Jesus walks on water, he shows us more than just a miracle - he shows us how God cares for us when we experience trials. 

Scriptures: Mark 6:45-52

Keywords: Mark, Jesus, water, faith, discipleship, spiritual growth, trials, suffering

Direct download: GCC20171112.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 8:54pm CST

As we continue in the book of Mark we find Jesus comes in contact with 2 people, each in desperate need of help, and each responding with overwhelming faith in Him. What does their story show us about what our faith should ultimately be put in, and what does that faith do for our lives?

Scriptures: Mark 5:21-43

Keywords: Faith, Hope, Mark, Mark 5, Trust, God’s Plan, God’s Timing, God’s Goodness

Direct download: GCC20171105.mp3
Category:Sermons -- posted at: 8:45pm CST



-->

Syndication

Categories

Archives

January 2018
S M T W T F S
     
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31