Baptism 101 – 07162017

Now Naaman was commander of the army of the king of Aram. He was a great man in the sight of his master and highly regarded, because through him the Lordhad given victory to Aram. He was a valiant soldier, but he had leprosy. Now…

07021017 – Valley of Dry Bones

The Valley of Dry Bones The hand of the Lord was on me, and he brought me out by the Spirit of the Lordand set me in the middle of a valley; it was full of bones. He led me back and forth among them,…

06042017 – Faith

When Jesus had finished saying all this to the people who were listening, he entered Capernaum. There a centurion’s servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die. The centurion heard of Jesus and sent some elders of the Jews to him,…

05282017 – World Changer

Jonathan said to his young armor-bearer, “Come, let’s go over to the outpost of those uncircumcised men. Perhaps the Lord will act in our behalf. Nothing can hinder the Lord from saving, whether by many or by few.” “Do all that you have in mind,”…

04302017 – The Work of the Spirit

…“Brothers, you know that some time ago God made a choice among you that the Gentiles might hear from my lips the message of the gospel and believe. God, who knows the heart, showed that he accepted them by giving the Holy Spirit to them,…

04162017 – Dead No More

Sermon Notes: In the narrative of Lazarus, they believed Jesus had power to heal, but not resurrection power. We often believe in Jesus, but do we believe He has resurrection power in our own lives, in our own situations, habits, addictions, and family? Believe God…

04092017 – Rock Bottom

… Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort,  who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive…

How to Win Spiritually

Message from Sunday March, 19th, by David Speas. Audio recorded in 3d binaural sound. To get the best experience, please listen via headphones.

Right things, but wrong motive.

25 “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you clean the outside of the cup and the plate, but inside they are full of greed and self-indulgence.
26 You blind Pharisee! First clean the inside of the cup and the plate, that the outside also may be clean.

Outreach

11 Soon afterward, Jesus went to a town called Nain, and his disciples and a large crowd went along with him. 12 As he approached the town gate, a dead person was being carried out—the only son of his mother, and she was a widow.…

A Peculiar Power

But to those called by God to salvation, both Jews and Gentiles, Christ is the power of God and the wisdom of God.

First Fruits

Joshua 6:17 Jericho and everything in it must be completely destroyed as an offering to the Lord.

Jonathan: The Heart of a Hero

One day Jonathan the son of Saul said to the young man who carried his armor, “Come, let us go over to the Philistine garrison on the other side.” But he did not tell his father. Saul was staying in the outskirts of Gibeah in…

April 12th, 2015 – Dare to be a Daniel

…But Daniel resolved that he would not defile himself with the king’s food, or with the wine that he drank. Therefore he asked the chief of the eunuchs to allow him not to defile himself. And God gave Daniel favor and compassion in the sight…

He Is Risen! – Easter Sunday 2015

Jesus Has Risen – Luke 24    On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they entered, they did not…

March 28th, 2015

Matthew 27:32-55 The Crucifixion of Jesus  32 As they were going out, they met a man from Cyrene, named Simon, and they forced him to carry the cross. 33 They came to a place called Golgotha (which means “the place of the skull”). 34 There they offered Jesus wine to drink, mixed…

Faith Versus Fear

2 Kings Chapter 6:8-23 NIV Now the king of Aram was at war with Israel. After conferring with his officers, he said, “I will set up my camp in such and such a place.” The man of God sent word to the king of Israel:…

IMPACT: The Power of Relationships

Sermon from today at Clinton First Wesleyan preached by Pastor David Speas.   1 Chronicles 18 After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and he took Gath and its villages out of the hand of the Philistines. And he defeated Moab, and the…

Prepare the Way – Joy

Luke 1:46-48 46 Mary responded, “Oh, how my soul praises the Lord. 47 How my spirit rejoices in God my Savior! 48 For He took notice of His lowly servant girl, and from now on all generations will call me blessed. Listen to Audio Only…

Prepare the Way: Faith

Luke 1:38 38 Mary responded, “I am the Lord’s servant. May everything you have said about me come true.” And then the angel left her. Listen to Audio Only Download Link for Audio

Prepare the Way

Luke 1:5-7 5 In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron. 6 Both of them were righteous in the sight of God,…

Recapturing Thanksgiving

Philippians 4:10-13 10 How I praise the Lord that you are concerned about me again. I know you have always been concerned for me, but you didn’t have the chance to help me. 11 Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned…

May I Be Excused

1 Now Moses was tending the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian, and he led the flock to the far side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 2 There the angel of the Lord appeared to him…

Soldier of the Cross

2 Timothy 2:3-4 3 Join with me in suffering, like a good soldier of Christ Jesus. 4 No one serving as a soldier gets entangled in civilian affairs, but rather tries to please his commanding officer. Listen to Audio Only Download Link for Audio

Sent

Mark 6: 30-44 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught. 31 Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, “Come with…

Got (Living) Water?

Jeremiah 2:13 – My people have committed two sins: They have forsaken me, the spring of living water, and have dug their own cisterns, broken cisterns that cannot hold water. More Reading: Jeremiah 2, John 4, Jeremiah 4 Listen to Audio Only Download Link for…

Unity Through Humility

Philippians 2:1–11 2 Is there any encouragement from belonging to Christ? Any comfort from his love? Any fellowship together in the Spirit? Are your hearts tender and compassionate? 2 Then make me truly happy by agreeing wholeheartedly with each other, loving one another, and working together…

Finding Forgiveness

…”For if you forgive others for their transgressions, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. “But if you do not forgive others, then your Father will not forgive your transgressions. Listen to Audio Only Download Link for Audio

Leaving a Legacy

1 Corinthians 13 New International Version (NIV) 13 If I speak in the tongues[a] of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom…

Homecoming

Joshua 24: 1-8, 14-21 1 And Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel, and for their heads, and for their judges, and for their officers; and they presented themselves before God. 2 And Joshua said unto…

The World, Our Mission

Matt 28:16-20 – Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go. When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has…