Lessons From Israel In The Desert – Part 6

Text: Romans 12:1-2; Numbers 14:1-3 – Pastor Russ continues our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The sixth and final “Killer D” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DEFEATISM. Defeatism occurs when we believe we can’t do something and therefore, God is […]

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Lessons From Israel in the Desert – Part 5

Text: Romans 14:1-10, Numbers 16 –  Pastor Russ continues with our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The fifth of the “Killer Ds” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DIVISION. God is passionate about unity among his people. We need to guard ourselves […]

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Lessons From Israel in the Desert – Part 4

Text: Numbers 13:30,31 –  Pastor Russ continues with our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The fourth of the “Killer Ds” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DISBELIEF.

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Lessons From Israel In The Desert – Part 3

Text: Hebrews 3; Numbers 12 –  Pastor Russ continues with our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The third of the “Killer Ds” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DISOBEDIENCE.

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Lessons From Israel In The Desert – Part 2

Text: Numbers 12:1-3 – Pastor Russ continues with our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The second of the “Killer Ds” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DISRESPECT. Like the Israelites, who showed a lack of respect for their leader, Moses, by constantly […]

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Lessons From Israel In the Desert – Part 1

Text: 1 Timothy 6:6-8; Numbers 11 – Pastor Russ continues with our series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. The first of the “Killer Ds” that caused an entire generation of Israelites to die in the desert is DISCONTENTMENT. Like the Israelites, who constantly complained to Moses, we too can […]

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Lessons From Israel In the Desert – Intro

Text: Psalm 106:1-27; 1 Corinthians 10:1-13; Numbers 11 – In this introductory message, Pastor Russ begins a mini-series on lessons from the nation of Israel’s wanderings in the desert. As the Israelites discovered, there are many distractions in life that will redirect our focus away from the journey God intends us to follow. These distractions […]

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The Responsibility of Leadership

Text: 1 Samuel 24: 8-17 – Spiritual leadership is a privilege as well as a heavy responsibility. Whether it takes place in the home or in the context of a church family, God calls certain individuals to carry the burden of leadership. The burden of leadership comes when we need to make decisions that don’t […]

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Text: Psalm 136 – On this Thanksgiving Sunday, Pastor Russ unpacks this psalm of thanksgiving that the people of Israel sang to God recalling his incredible loving kindness displayed in his activity in the nation’s history. God is a God who does not change so that loving kindness is also showered on us as well. […]

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