Colossians 4:2-6 - Walk in Wisdom Toward Outsiders

Pastor Tyler Parson

12/10/17

Description:How does God impact the world through the church? Through prayer and evangelism! Give a listen to Paul's instructions to the church in Colossae.

Colossians 3:5-16 - Off with the Old, On with the New!

Pastor Tyler Parson

11/19/17

Description:Paul instructs the Colossian Christians to live differently than they did before they believed because their new life is now hidden with God in Christ.

Galatians 5:16-17 - Walk by the Spirit

Pastor Tyler Parson

11/12/17

Description:How do Christians avoid sin? What does it look like practically to walk by the Spirit? God's Word gives us some simple steps to honoring God in our pursuit of holiness

Colossians 2:16-3:4 - Your Life is Hidden with Christ

Pastor Tyler Parson

11/5/17

Description:Paul warns against false teaching and encourages the Colossians that the solution is in the Christian's union with Christ.

Colossians 2:6-15 - Walk in Him

Pastor Tyler Parson

10/29/17

Description:Paul encourages Christians to go on the offense regarding their identity in Christ in order to guard themselves against false teaching.

Colossians 1:24-2:5 - A Minister of the Gospel

Pastor Tyler Parson

10/22/17

Description:Paul describes his suffering for the church to encourage them to mature and endure in Christ.

Colossians 1:15-23 - He is the Image of the Invisible God

Pastor Tyler Parson

10/15/17

Description:Paul emphasizes Christ's supremacy over all things to reassure the Colossians to stand-firm in their faith in the gospel.

Colossians 1:1-14 - The Gospel in the Church

Pastor Tyler Parson

10/8/17

Description:Paul's letter to the Colsossians begins in prayer to the Lord. Listen to the content of his prayer to help guide your own prayer for the church.

Colossians 1:5-6 & Acts (selected passages) - The Gospel in the World

Pastor Tyler Parson

10/1/17

Description:Follow the expansion of the gospel in the world through ordinary believers empowered by the Holy Spirit to preach God's word and proclaim the Christ.

Luke 6:15-16 - The Ditto Disciples: Simon the Zealot, Thaddaeus Judas, James the son of Alphaeus

Pastor Tyler Parson

9/24/17

Description:These three disciples all share a name with another one of the disciples. They're the least known in the Scriptures and yet they reveal three truths to inspire devotion to Christ for ordinary disciples like us.

Matthew 26:14-16, 21-25; 47-50; 27:3-5 - Judas: The Traitor

Pastor Tyler Parson

9/17/17

Description:What do we make of those who follow Jesus for selfish gain and how should we see God's power amid Satan's attacks in this world? Look at the life of Judas Iscariot to find out!

John 11:16; 14:1-11; 20:24-31 - Thomas: The Pessimist

Pastor Tyler Parson

9/10/17

Description:The life of Thomas shows us the process of growing through doubt to belief in Jesus and provides a tremendous encouragement for we who haven't seen the risen Lord ourselves!

Matthew 9:9-13 - Matthew: The Notorious Sinner

Pastor Tyler Parson

9/3/17

Description:Matthew shares his story of leaving sin to following Jesus and teaches us five practical lessons about disciplemaking.

John 1:45-51 - Nathanael: The Sincere Skeptic

Pastor Tyler Parson

8/27/17

Description:Learn four ways to persuade skeptics from Philip and Jesus' interactions with Nathanel (AKA Bartholomew).

Mark 9:1-50 - John: the Disciple Whom Jesus Loved

Pastor Tyler Parson

8/6/17

Description:Three lessons John learned from Jesus as he learned to love as one loved of the Lord.

John 1:35-42 - Andrew: A True Witness for Christ

Pastor Tyler Parson

7/30/17

Description:Andrew is an average man that God uses to change lives and impact eternity through his ministry of bringing people to Jesus one-by-one.

John 3:1-21 - You Must Be Born Again

Pastor Tyler Parson

7/23/17

Description:Jesus talks with a religious man about his need to be made new in order to go to heaven. Listen closely and learn from our Lord!

John 21:15-19 - Peter: Leader of the XII

Pastor Tyler Parson

7/16/17

Description:Look at one crucial moment of Peter's life to understood the spokesperson and leader of THE XII disciples.

Luke 6:12-16 - He Called His Disciples and Chose from Them Twelve

Pastor Tyler Parson

7/9/17

Description:Jesus prays all night before appointing the twelve apostles. What can we learn about what disciples are and how they are made from Christ sending them out with His authority?

Acts 4:13 - They Were Common Men Who Had Been With Jesus

Pastor Tyler Parson

7/2/17

Description:The first in the series on THE XII disciples of Jesus: Peter and John's boldness indicates to their listeners that they were simply common people who had been with Jesus - listen closely to see how God works through the most ordinary people to make His power and wisdom known!

Hebrews 5:7-9 - Jesus Learned Obedience

Pastor Tyler Parson

5/21/17

Description:The author of Hebrews tells us that Jesus, as our High Priest, learned obedience through His suffering and thereby is able to sympathize with our struggles and our arduous process of spiritual maturity.

Philippians 2:5-8 - Jesus Emptied Himself

Pastor Tyler Parson

5/14/17

Description:The New Testament commands Christians to live humbly with one another but this same others-centered mindset was first exemplified in our Lord Jesus in His incarnation and death. And Christ offers this same renewal of the mind to all who trust in Him.

Luke 2:52 - Jesus Grew

Pastor Tyler Parson

5/7/17

Description:How does Jesus' full humanity impact our understanding of human maturity? Luke offers one of the only accounts of Christt's formative developmental years. And by God's grace, we can reorient our lives and priorities as we learn from Jesus' example.

Matthew 28:1-20 - The Risen King Sends His Disciplemakers

Pastor Tyler Parson

4/30/17

Description:Amidst the darkness of Christ's death and burial, the dawn of a new creation has broken into the disciples' lives when Christ is risen as King and Lord to send His disciplemakers into all nations!

Matthew 27:62-66 - Securing the Tomb

Pastor Tyler Parson

4/9/17

Description:After Christ is buried, His enemies persuade Pilate to allow them to secure His tomb with a Roman seal and Roman soldiers. What can we learn from this section of the gospel?

Matthew 27:51-61 - Three Effects of the Cross

Pastor Tyler Parson

4/2/17

Description:Matthew focuses on three specific effects immediately following Christ's death to highlight for his readers the reality of what has really occurred through this crucified King.

Matthew 27:27-50 - Four Ironies of the Cross

Pastor Tyler Parson

3/26/17

Description:D.A. Carson, in His book, Scandalous outlines the ironies of the cross. Take a look with PT at these four ironies in the death of Jesus Christ.

Matthew 27:11-26 - Which of the two do you want?

Pastor Tyler Parson

3/19/17

Description:Jesus' trial before Pontius Pilate exposes some surprising verdicts for the reader!

Selected Texts (Matthew & 2 Corinthians 7:10) - Repentance that Leads to Salvation

Pastor Tyler Parson

3/12/17

Description:Matthew's contrast between Judas and Peter to show us two ways to live becomes the lens through which we examine a passage in 2 Corinthians 7:10.

Matthew 27:1-10 - DIY Guilt-Removal

Pastor Tyler Parson

3/5/17

Description:The regret and suicide of Judas and wicked plots of Israel's priests lead to Jesus being delivered over to Pilate. But Matthew shows God is still in charge!

Matthew 26:69-75 - The Bitter Tears of Failure

Pastor Tyler Parson

2/26/17

Description:What can we learn from Peter's denials of Jesus? Listen closely and allow Matthew's presentation of the gospel to shine light into the darkness of your failure.

Matthew 26:57-68 - A Miscarriage of Justice

Pastor Tyler Parson

2/19/17

Description:Jesus stands before the Jewish Sanhedrin while Peter follows from a distance.

Matthew 26:36-46 - Thy Will Be Done

Pastor Tyler Parson

2/12/17

Description:Jesus' prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane is a glimpse into Christ's humanity and His dependence on God in prayer. What can we learn about prayer from our Savior here?

Matthew 26:31-56 - Strike the Shepherd, Scatter the Sheep

Pastor Tyler Parson

2/5/17

Description:As Jesus predicts Peter's betrayal, prays in the Garden of Gethsamane, and is arrested all in fulfillment of God's plan revealed in God's Word.

Matthew 26:17-30 - This is My Blood of the Covenant

Pastor Tyler Parson

1/29/17

Description:Jesus institutes the Lord's Supper on the night of His betrayal just as Passover was beginning,

Matthew 26:1-16 - Three Truths about Christ's Death

Pastor Tyler Parson

1/22/17

Description:A woman annoints Jesus for His burial while Judas and the religious leaders plot His death.

Matthew 25:31-46 - The Return of the King

Pastor Tyler Parson

1/15/17

Description:Jesus describes the Final Judgment with an illustration of sheep and goats

Matthew 25:14-30 - The King and His Servants

Pastor Tyler Parson

1/8/17

Description:Jesus' parable of the talents reveals the distinguishing mark between those who know Him and those who don't.

Matthew 25:1-13 - The Sad Story of Five Fools

Pastor Tyler Parson

1/1/17

Description:The Lord Jesus tells this first of three parables at the end of His preaching ministry to teach us to really be ready for His return.

John 1:14 - The Word Became Flesh

Pastor Tyler Parson

12/25/16

Description:John records the Christmas story in just one verse. Jesus Christ is "the Word become flesh."

Luke 2:10-11 - Really Really Really Good News

Pastor Tyler Parson

12/18/16

Description:What makes the angelic announcement to the shepherds so great that first Christmas Eve?

Matthew 24:29-44 - The Son of Man is Coming on the Clouds

Pastor Tyler Parson

12/4/16

Description:The Lord Jesus describes His return and answers the disciples questions regarding what the sign will be of His second coming and when it will occur. Are you ready for Him?

Matthew 24:1-14 - The Beginning of the End

Pastor Tyler Parson

11/20/16

Description:As Jesus departs from the Temple complex, the disciples' questions bring Jesus to His final sermon in Matthew's gospel about the end of history.