The Characteristics of a Godly Man

Text: Psalm 112 – In this Father’s Day message, Pastor Win walks us through this Psalm highlighting the blessings God promises to men who are obedient to his word and the attributes the Psalmist lists that form the character of a godly man. Such a man will teach his children to follow in his footsteps […]

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Building Your Life on A Solid Foundation

Text: Matthew 7:24-27 – During this special outdoor worship service, Pastor Win continues his series in the Sermon on the Mount. In this final warning at the conclusion of the sermon, Jesus teaches a parable about two two types of builders who construct similar houses, under similar conditions, facing similar storms of life. The difference […]

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Participating in the Harvest

Text: Luke 5:1-11 – In this special message, Rev. Louis Scheepers looks at this passage describing Jesus calling his first disciples to challenge our Grace Church family to prepare our hearts for what God would have us do as part of his harvest here in Newmarket. God uses everyday people, like the disciples Peter & Andrew […]

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Text: Matthew 7:21-23 – Jesus adds another severe warning to his Sermon on the Mount conclusion. This time he warns his listeners to evaluate their own claim whether they are a true follower of him – or are they deceiving themselves. Pastor Win reminds us that the test of a true disciple of Jesus is […]

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Warning! Beware of…Rotten Fruit

Text: Matthew 7:15-20 – As Jesus continues his conclusion to the Sermon on the Mount, he provides a second warning to his listeners. He warns against false teachers who will try to distort and deceive people to ignore and reject Jesus teaching. We can discern genuine teachers from false teachers by the ‘fruit’ they produce […]

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A Life-or-Death Decision

Text: Matthew 7:13,14 – Life is filled with choices. Some are easy, some are life changing. As Jesus begins to wrap up his Sermon on the Mount, he challenges his listeners to make a choice…follow him and his teaching, or reject him. In this passage, he begins with a metaphor of two gates and two roads […]

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Characteristics of a Godly Mother

Text: 2 Timothy 1:3-7  – Pastor Dwayne preaches from this and other passages as he honors moms on this Mother’s Day. In his message, Dwayne lists eight characteristics of a godly mother that challenge not only moms, but parents and believers in general.

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The Golden Rule

Text: Matthew 7:12 – As we come to the end of the main block of teaching in the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus provides a simple summary of everything he has been teaching regarding pursuing righteousness – his primary directive he stated in Ch.5:20. In this message, Pastor Win helps us understand the context of […]

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An Impossible Standard to Keep? Ask for Help!

Text: Matthew 7:7-11 – In this message, Pastor Win highlights that it is obvious that Jesus is talking about prayer – Asking; Seeking; Knocking. But what is he teaching us to pray for? As Jesus begins to conclude the Sermon on the Mount, he knows that the standards of righteousness he has been teaching us […]

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Judging Others – The Right Way

Text: Matthew 7:1-5 – Does Jesus teach us never to judge others? What about when a fellow believer is living in sin? In this message, Pastor Win unpacks what Jesus meant by “Do not judge” and when and how to appropriately judge others.

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