Jeffery's church

First Christian Church
Sierra Vista, Arizona 85635

About Jeffery
  • Education: 2016 of Crown College- Master's Degree (Organizational Leadership) 1998 Graduate of Central Christian College of the Bible in Moberly, MO. BA in Christian Ministries Graduated from Mexico Sr. High School (1983) Received a Technical degree in Electronics technology from Mexico Area Vocational Technical School (1982-1983) Attended Columbia College part-time 1985-1990 Attended University of Missouri, Columbia 1983 (1 Semester)
  • Experience: I worked at Square D Company from 1983-1995 in a variety of functions. While working full-time I started going to Bible College full-time. I have had part-time ministries at Newark Christian Church (Newark, MO) (8 months), Sunrise Christian Church (Mexico, MO)(3 years) In my second year at Central Christian College, I left Square D to be the full-time Minister at the Leonard Christian Church in Leonard, MO. I preached at Leonard for about 4.5 years while I finished up my degree at Central. I preached at Auburn Christian Church in Auburn, IL for six years before coming to First Christian Church in Sierra Vista, AZ in January of 2007.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: I try to connect God with people so the messages are not fncy, but I hope practical.
  • Family: Married to wife Robyn on June 8, 1985 2 daughters- Rachel and Misty 3 Grandchildren
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Be real! be yourself.
  • Books that have had an impact: 7 Practice of Effective Ministry
  • Hobbies: Love computers, fishing, baseball, football, and watching the St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs and the St. Louis Cardinals! Playing and coaching softball with and for my youngest daughter Rachel.
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Be sold out to Jesus
  • Something funny that happened while preaching: I fell up some stairs going to the pulpit once.
  • What I want on my tombstone: He fought the good fight and kept his eye on the prize!
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  • Good News For The Weak

    Contributed on Dec 3, 2021

    God uses the weak to shame the strong; he does this by choosing the young Mary for the important task of bearing his Son.

    INTRODUCTION • Over the next three weeks, we will look at different characters in the Christmas story to see how the birth of Jesus was good news of great joy for all of them, a poor young couple like Joseph and Mary, the marginalized shepherds, or even cosmic beings (angels). • We tend to focus on more

  • Unfailing Love

    Contributed on Nov 19, 2021

    God's unfailing love comes to us when we fail and repent.

    INTRODUCTION • The Temple was completed on March 15, 515 BC. • The trek that took around 70 plus years was over. • Thanks to God's plan with the Persian Empire Temple was completed. • Now what? Is it over? • Not be a long shot. • In 458 BC, Ezra, along with some others still in Babylon, more

  • Memorizing The Word

    Contributed on Nov 12, 2021

    God will reclaim and recall to our minds the truth we have forgotten.

    Memorizing the Word Jeffery Anselmi / General Reclaim- The Book of Ezra INTRODUCTION • Have you ever forgotten something that was important not to forget? • Maybe it was a step in the process of building something, or perhaps it was a birthday or anniversary. • It is easy to forget what is more

  • Unlikely Help

    Contributed on Oct 29, 2021

    God uses unlikely people to accomplish his purposes and bless the community of faith.

    INTRODUCTION • When you look back on your life, have you ever thought about all the people who have helped you to get where you are in both your life and your walk with Jesus today? • We do not get where we are alone; our life is not lived in a vacuum. • I would imagine we can all think about those more

  • God Remembers

    Contributed on Oct 22, 2021

    God remembers his promises despite our past and our sin.

    God Remembers Jeffery Anselmi / General Reclaim- The Book of Ezra / Return from Exile; Promises of God / Ezra 1:1–11 God remembers his promises despite our past and our sin. INTRODUCTION • Have you ever been in a difficult position that it seemed like you would never get out of? • To make matters more

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