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Welcome to the Sermon Blog of Life Church (formerly New Testament Baptist Church/NTBC). Feel free to listen to or download sermons from our Sunday morning services. Then click on the comments to dialogue about the messages so we can learn from each other throughout the week. You may also click on the envelope after each post to send the link to a friend.

Jun 10, 2018

James 2:1-13

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: James 2:1-13

Jun 3, 2018

James - Active Faith

James was the brother of Jesus and a leader in the early church. James' letter gives us practical insights on living out our faith today. Today we look at James' charge for followers of Jesus to have an active faith.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: James 1:19-27

May 27, 2018

James - Trials

James was the brother of Jesus and a leader of the early church. James' letter gives us practical insights on living out our faith today. This morning we look at the role trials play in our faith.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: James 1:1-12.

May 20, 2018

This is Life - Life Goals

Life Church exists to invite people into the extraordinary life found in Jesus. What does that extraordinary life look like though? Today we discuss what a life of following Jesus should be characterized by.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas

May 13, 2018

This is Life - Values

In order for Life Church to accomplish our vision we need to know what we value. What are Life Church's core values? And how can we implement them to change our community? Today we look into Acts 2:42-47 to learn from the early church and what they valued.

Speaker: Associate Pastor Aaron Kaeble
Text: Acts 2:42-47

May 6, 2018

This is Life - Vision

Why does Life Church need to exist, and where specifically, is God leading us? There are other churches in our area, so what makes the existence of Life Church so necessary? Today we look at 1 Corinthians 9 for answers.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: 1 Corinthians 9

Apr 29, 2018

5 Disciple Tests

Guest speaker Bryan Spicer shares this message from Luke 5:1-11 that helps test our level of Christian spiritual maturity.

Apr 22, 2018

Parables - Vineyard Workers

Jesus used parables to communicate truth to anyone who would listen. Today we take a look at a story Jesus told about a group of workers in a vineyard, and what this story has to do with building God's Kingdom. Speaker

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: Matthew 20:1-16.

Apr 15, 2018

Parables - House on the Rock

Jesus used parables to communicate truths to anyone who would listen. Today we take a look at a famous story Jesus told about two builders; one who built his house on the rock, and the other who built on sand.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: Matthew 7:24-27

Apr 8, 2018

Parables - The Prodigal Son

Jesus used parables in order to communicate truths to those willing to listen. Today we look at the parable of the Prodigal Son where we learn about the amazing depths of God's grace and love.

Speaker: Associate Pastor Aaron Kaeble
Text: Luke 15:13-32.

Apr 1, 2018

Easter Sunday - Consider Jesus

Everyone seems to have an opinion of who they think Jesus is. This Easter we look at the most prominent theories about Jesus to see if He was a liar, a lunatic, a legend, or is in fact, Lord. We'll let the evidence speak for itself.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: Matthew 13:53-58.

Mar 25, 2018

Different Calling

The book of 1 Peter was written to persecuted Christians all over the Roman Empire. Today we look who Peter called these Christians to be in the face of their persecution and how that calling affects us today.

Speaker: Pastor Steven Lucas
Text: 1 Peter 2:9-12.