Sermon Series
  • 1. Prison Or Provision

    Contributed on Jun 1, 2017

    Explaining the reason that God gives us the law

    Prison or Provision CCCAG (May 14th, 2017) Scripture- Exodus 19:3-6 US Army Smart Book Every few weeks, a new bus load of fresh teenagers roll into one of the Army’s basic training sites. The come from all over the northern hemisphere- from all states, all territories, all cultures that more

  • 2. Commandment One

    Contributed on Jun 1, 2017

    Teaching who the one true God is

    10 Commandments- No Other God’s CCCAG (May 21st, 2017) Scripture- Exodus 20:1-3 About 20 years ago I was working a paramedic shift when we got called for a 14-year-old girl having an unknown medical problem in a local gas station. We responded over there and found that the medical more

  • 3. American Idols

    Contributed on Jun 1, 2017

    Teaching on Idolatry in Modern America

    American Idols 10 Commandment Series CCCAG May 28th, 2017 Scripture-Exodus 20:4-6 The Miracle on 54th Street As you know Tammie and I came from Kenosha Wisconsin, and lived through an interesting time in our city in 1991. There was a revival group that had started among the local more

  • 4. Hallow The Name

    Contributed on Jun 12, 2017

    As part of our 10 commandment series, Pastor John teaches on how to live your life to honor God's name.

    Hallow the Name CCCAG June 11th, 2017 Scripture- Exodus 20:7 As most of you know, when I was a child, I spent most of my summer vacations in Hayward with my grandparents. My grandfather was well known in the community- He was a Deputy Sheriff for many years He was a conservation warden He more

  • 5. God's Gift Of Rest

    Contributed on Jun 21, 2017

    Showing God's Father's heart in making sure His children take time off.

    God’s Gift of Rest CCCAG June 18th, 2017 Scripture- Exodus 20:8-11 There was an evangelical pastor who tells a story of a time that he took his family to Israel. They landed in Tel Aviv around 7pm on a Friday night, and got to their hotel about 8:30. After they checked in, they walked down to more

  • 6. Honor Your Parents

    Contributed on Jun 28, 2017

    A teaching about honoring your parents even if they were not the best examples

    Honor Your Parents CCCAG June 25th, 2017 Scripture- Exodus 20:7 When I was in basic training, we mostly were trained by the drill sergeants and other noncommissioned officers. However, we were officially commanded by a 2nd lieutenant that we only saw when there was an inspection or if you got more

  • 7. You Shall Not Murder

    Contributed on Jul 3, 2017

    A message on the reason God gave the 6th Commandment as well as the difference between killing and murder

    You Shall Not Murder CCCAG July 2nd, 2017 Scripture-Exodus 20:13 Today we will be delving into the 6th Commandment. There are some general rules of homiletics (The art of sermon preparation and delivery) and one of the most important is to craft an introduction that draws your audience more

  • 8. No Cheating!

    Contributed on Jul 10, 2017

    A sermon on the 7th Commandment dealing with what adultery is and how to avoid it.

    I have two disclaimers before I begin todays message- #1. As a warning to parents with smaller children, I will be talking today about a subject that some parents might consider too mature for their children at this stage. So this message is rated PG, parental guidance is suggested, although I more

  • 9. Do Not Steal

    Contributed on Jul 19, 2017

    Preaching on the 8th Commandment as well as sharing common ways people break it

    Do NOT Steal CCCAG July 16th, 2017 Scripture-Exodus 20:15 When I graduated paramedic school, Tammie got me a professional level stethoscope as a graduation gift. You can buy a stethoscope at the local drug store for $10-15, but it’s not quality, and you can barely hear anything with it. If more

  • 10. Liar Liar

    Contributed on Jul 24, 2017

    Teaching on the 9th Commandment and the danger of lying

    Liar, Liar CCCAG May 28th, 2017 Scripture- Exodus 20:16 There was a Rabbi that moved into a small community to minister to the Jewish population there. In his congregation, he had a man who was known to be very confrontational and difficult to deal with. Within a few weeks of the new rabbi more

  • 11. Is Greed Good?

    Contributed on Aug 7, 2017

    A teaching on the 10th Commandment which prohibits coveting

    Is Greed Good? CCCAG August 6th, 2017 10 Commandment Series- #10 Scripture- Exodus 20:17 When I was 18 years old a friend of mine invited me to a party to hear about an opportunity to start my own business. He picked me up and we drove into a very affluent part of Lake County IL to a gated more

  • 12. Law And Grace

    Contributed on Aug 17, 2017

    Ending the 10 Commandment Series we explore the relationship between law and grace.

    Law & Grace CCCAG August 13th, 2017 Scripture- Romans 7:14-24 About 14 years ago, I was driving to work when I got a phone call that they had a critical care transport coming out of a local hospital that they needed me to handle as I was the only ventilator trained medic that was available, and more

  • 13. The Walking Dead

    Contributed on Mar 12, 2018

    A message showing how all those who are not born again are the walking dead (referencing the TV show)

    The Walking Dead CCCAG March 11th, 2018 Scripture- John 3:1-8 Some of you might be wondering about the title of the message this morning. Let me explain a little. As I was preparing this week I had hundreds of thoughts about how to handle the third chapter of the Gospel of John being that is, more