Contributing sermons since Aug 6, 2013
Contributed on Sep 23, 2014
A sermon discussing being clothed in Christ and casting out culture and class in the church.
What Not to Wear Pastor Leslie A. Rutland-Tipton Galatians 3:26-29 So in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith, for all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and ...read more
Contributed on Aug 26, 2014
Instead of focusing on how to "make" things happen, we should focus on two things.
God’s Waiting Room Pastor Leslie A. Rutland-Tipton I had ten minutes to make it to my meeting. Which was perfect, because the meeting began in ten minutes. And even though I left the house late, I was, now, right on time. And then I hit the traffic, oddly enough, right at my exit. I ...read more
Contributed on Jan 8, 2014
The Christmas story from a shepherd's perspective.
“Another night going to sleep hungry. Why did I ever agree with my father that I would take the flock out this year?” he thought. He’d been away from his family for a long time, taking care of the sheep, making sure they had enough to eat, making sure they were protected, making ...read more
Contributed on Aug 20, 2013
Biblical story of Peter's miraculous release from prison and how we, too, can be released from injustice
Jailbreak: When God Unlocks the Chains of Injustice Pastor Leslie A. Rutland-Tipton Enemy uses several tactics to make us fearful 1. King Herod arrested some who belonged to the church a. A direct threat or action toward you 2. King Herod intended to persecute them b. Intentions of ...read more
Contributed on Aug 13, 2013
What happens when God deals what seems like a demotion, but ends up in the promotion of the Kingdom.
A Welcome Demotion Pastor Leslie A. Rutland-Tipton 1. Allow God’s diversions and demotions a. Philip had been in Jerusalem evangelizing with the apostles. They were seeing thousands upon thousands come to Christ each day, and God was doing great miracles among them. They were enjoying ...read more