Jeff Maness At some point in our life, all of us have someone we look up to so much that we say, “I want to be like them.” Spiritually speaking, we usually only say that about Jesus. So is it ok to ever want to be or try to be like someone else besides Jesus?...
Sermon Tag: walk this way
Week 5 – Walk This Way: Suffering
Jeff Maness Suffering might be inevitable, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to overcome. Jesus, in His suffering, offered to us the ultimate example of how to respond. In fact, it’s my response to suffering that is much more important than my protection from it.
Week 4 – Walk This Way: Past
Jeff Maness So often we find ourselves believing the lie that because of what I’ve done, Jesus must be done with me. If that were the case then just about every Bible hero we’ve grown to love would be disqualified from being used by God. The reality is, no matter what I’ve done to Him,...
Week 3 – Walk This Way: Stop At The Comma
Jeff Maness What was Jesus all about and ultimately what should His Church be about? When He announced Himself as the Messiah He did not announce judgment or wrath, but love, mercy, grace and forgiveness. It’s not that He never taught on judgement but He wasn’t going to make that is focus. In this message...
Week 2 – Walk This Way: Baptism
Jeff Maness Baptism is a big deal but it’s not the biggest deal in our faith. While we believe it is significant, we do not believe that it is necessary for salvation. So if it’s not necessary, why should we be baptized after we believe?
Week 1 – Walk This Way: Desperate