Sermon Series
  • 1. The Goals Of Grace

    Contributed on Jun 3, 2007
    based on 39 ratings

    Using actual road signs, we’ll see that we must count on Christ’s work, stop sinning, and yield our bodies to the Lord.

    The Goals of Grace Romans 6:8-18 Rev. Brian Bill 6/3/07 Before last Sunday’s service one of our daughters turned to Beth and asked this question: “Is Daddy not preaching today?” Beth told her that some special guests were going to talk about their ministry in the Middle more

  • 2. Dying In Order To Live

    Contributed on Jun 17, 2007
    based on 15 ratings

    True release comes from a relationship with Jesus, not from rules.

    Dying in Order to Live Romans 7:1-6 Rev. Brian Bill 6/17/07 This past Sunday I preached at Calvary Memorial Church in Oak Park. Beth and I spent about 10 years at Calvary and were supported by them for three years when we were missionaries. For the last several more

  • 3. The Slippery Slope Of Sin

    Contributed on Jun 24, 2007
    based on 36 ratings

    The Law illimunates, it ignites, and it incinerates.

    The Slippery Slope of Sin Romans 7:7-13 Rev. Brian Bill 6/24/07 [Sermon opens with a mime. Woman approaches a chair set up on stage with a sign on it that says, “Do not touch.” She reads the sign and starts to walk away but then comes back to the chair, looks around to more

  • 4. How To Do What God Wants You To Do

    Contributed on Jul 15, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    There is no condemnation for the Christ-follower.

    How to Do What God Wants You to Do Romans 8:1 Rev. Brian Bill 7/15/07 Three ministers went fishing one day, all friends who pastored different churches in the same town. While they were fishing they began confessing their sins to one another. The first pastor said, “Do more

  • 5. Living The Spirit-Controlled Life

    Contributed on Jul 22, 2007
    based on 14 ratings

    We need to focus on what God has done, think about what we think about, and allow the Spirt to control us.

    Living the Spirit-controlled Life Romans 8:2-11 Rev. Brian Bill 7/22/07 Last week we learned that there is no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. I decided to preach on just one point because I wanted us to get it into our heads and hearts so we will never more

  • 6. Allowing God's Spirit To Lead You

    Contributed on Jul 28, 2007
    based on 30 ratings

    As those who’ve been declared righteous we have a duty, we can delight, and we can be assured of our destiny.

    Allowing God’s Spirit to Lead You Romans 8:12-17 Rev. Brian Bill 7/29/07 Just as Paul and Grace Becker have been led to a different ministry in Mexico, so too, the Holy Spirit leads His people today in ways that will bring Christ glory and expand the Father’s kingdom. more

  • 7. When We Don't Know What To Pray

    Contributed on Aug 12, 2007
    based on 36 ratings

    You’re not alone when you’re in the ’groan zone.’

    When We Don’t Know What to Pray Romans 8:26-27 Rev. Brian Bill 8/12/07 On August 1st, a terrible tragedy brought strangers together to pray. I’m reading from the out of Minneapolis-St. Paul (8/6/07): “Lori Peterson, jogging on the path on West River more

  • 8. The Promises Of Predestination

    Contributed on Aug 19, 2007
    based on 18 ratings

    God’s good is not our comfortability, but our conformity to Christ.

    The Promises of Predestination Romans 8:28-30 Rev. Brian Bill 8/19/07 How many of you have memories of swimming in the Humiston Pool? Summer has gone by so fast, hasn’t it? Some have started school already and for others summer ends tomorrow. Ken Fulkerson’s mom more

  • 9. Conquering Christians

    Contributed on Aug 26, 2007
    based on 21 ratings

    Using a Q&A format, we will see that God protects us, provides for us, purifies us, prays for us and preserves us.

    Conquering Christians Romans 8:31-37 Rev. Brian Bill 8/26/07 5-year-old Johnny was in the kitchen as his mother made supper. She asked him to go into the pantry and get her a can of tomato soup, but he didn’t want to go in alone: “It’s dark in there and I’m scared.” more

  • 10. Lessons From A Lockdown

    Contributed on Sep 2, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    I’m drawing out eight lessons from a lockdown as a result of what happened at our local high school when weapons were discovered.

    The Certainty of No Separation: Lessons from a Lockdown Romans 8:38-39 Rev. Brian Bill 9/2/07 Pontiac made not only the national headlines this week, we even became international news. We could have been named in the same sentence as Columbine or Virginia Tech but thankfully a tragedy was more