TRADING IN RELIGION FOR A REBIRTH

Pastor Darrin Ronde March 31, 2016 This past Easter Sunday I tried to communicate in a short period of time how necessary and possible it is to experience a resurrected life, something Jesus called a new birth (John 3:3). When I first heard the term “born again” being tossed around churches when I was in high school, it…

Cross Encounter: Joseph and Nicodemus

3-27-16 – Senior Pastor Darrin Ronde wraps up the Cross Encounter Sermon Series with a great message about Religion vs. Rebirth. This is a great message that ties in well with Easter and is good for anyone in their faith be they a Christian for years or not fully knowing who God is.

Cross Encounter: Thief on the Cross

3-20-16 – Senior Pastor Darrin Ronde elaborates on why the thief on the cross shows one of the greatest miracles in scripture and how it is that we have a great similarity in ourselves with just the few recorded words spoken by this rebel.

JESUS IS EVERYTHING

Pastor Darrin Ronde March 17, 2016 Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me. (Luke 9:23) Jesus says I must deny myself in order to be a disciple. It’s interesting that in our culture, you can be a Christian without denying yourself. You can be a fan…

Cross Encounter: Simon the Cyrene

3-13-16 – Senior Pastor Darrin Ronde encounters the cross by looking at the interaction of Simon of Cyrene with Jesus and the Cross and what carrying the cross means and signifies. Christianity is a challenge, prepare for one!

WHO WAS THE CENTURION?

Pastor Darrin Ronde March 10, 2016 Last Sunday’s message sparked some interest in the identity of the Roman Centurion who witnessed Jesus’ death on the cross and affirmed him as the Son of God (Luke 23:47). In Catholic Church history, there’s a legend that this Roman soldier was named Longinus and had an eye ailment. When his spear…

YOUR CROSS ENCOUNTER

Pastor Darrin Ronde March 8, 2016 This past Sunday we began a new series that will take us up to Easter. I’m calling it Cross Encounter, because the cross became a pivotal moment in the lives of individuals in the Bible. More than that, it has become life-changing for so many of us. We often…

Cross Encounter: The Centurion

3-6-16 – Senior Pastor Darrin Ronde dives into a new sermon series looking through the eyes of different people who encountered Jesus at different moments of his crucifixion. This message looks through the eyes of the Roman Centurion who was there when Jesus breathed his last and how just a few hours were enough to…