Text: James 1:22-25 – Sanctification is the process where followers of Jesus go through the process of maturing in order to become more like him. Sanctification also is also a state of being “set apart” by God. In this message, Pastor Russ helps us understand the theological definitions of positional, ultimate, and progressive sanctification highlighting […]

Continue reading

Text: 1 John 2:9-12 – Understanding the ministry of the Holy Spirit has been a topic of debate among evangelical Christians for many years. In this message, Pastor Russ helps us understand what the Bible teaches about signs and wonders, the gifts of the Spirit, and the fruit of the Spirit. Sometimes we can get […]

Continue reading

The Ministry of the Holy Spirit

Text: John 15:26-27 – Pastor Russ returns to our series on Foundation of Faith as he continues to expound on the 26 Articles of Faith that are found in the Grace Church Constitution. These articles are core doctrines that define what we believe as members of Grace Church. In this message, Pastor Russ introduces the […]

Continue reading

The Person of The Holy Spirit

Text: Matthew 28:18-20 – As we continue to look at the Trinity, Pastor Russ reflects on one of the persons of the Godhead we, as evangelicals, often under emphasize: the Holy Spirit. Throughout Scripture, right from the beginning of creation in Genesis 1 through the life of the early church, we see the Holy Spirit […]

Continue reading

An Introduction to the Trinity

Text: John 20:24-29 – The Trinity is a difficult concept to understand, yet the Bible clearly teaches that God is One (Deut.6:4; 1 Cor.8:4), but exists in three distinct persons: The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. In this first message on the doctrine of the Trinity, Pastor Russ gives a brief summary of […]

Continue reading

Are You Chasing After the Right Things?

Text: Luke 12:13-21; Romans 13:8-14 – In a self-centered culture fed by materialism, we often find ourselves chasing after things we think will make our lives better. This attitude is counter to the Bible’s call for us to love others and consider their needs. Jesus’ parable of the Good Samaritan teaches this principle. In this […]

Continue reading

Making the Best Use of Our Time

Text: Ephesians 5:15-21 – Time is a valuable commodity, especially in a day when are so busy, we never seem to have enough of it. But are we using our time wisely? In this message, Pastor Win unpacks this text to show that Paul is also concerned about how believers are using their time. He […]

Continue reading