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The Story of Three Men in the Church 
 September 17, 2017         Rev. Chuck Vitel 
 (47:24) (13.5) 3 John  Related scripture (PDF) 

Truth and Love 
 September 10, 2017         Rev. Chuck Vitel 
 (44:02) (12.5) 2 John  Related scripture (PDF) 

Grace and Forgiveness 
 September 3, 2017         Rev. Chuck Vitel 
 (40:53) (11.6) Philemon  Related scripture (PDF) 
  

The Changed Life 
 August 27, 2017         Rev. Chuck Vitel 
 (39:53) (11.4)   Related scripture (PDF) 
   

Passing the Baton
Passing the Baton- July 23, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(28:51) (8.3) 2 Timothy 1; Related scripture (PDF) 
Be Strong and Pass It Along- July 23, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(31:52) (9.1) 2 Timothy 2:1-13; Related scripture (PDF) 
Ground Rules for Effective Ministry- August 6, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
 (36:562) (10.5) 2 Timothy 2:14-26; Related scripture (PDF) 
Warning Signs- August 13, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(37:56) (10.8) 2 Timothy 3:1-17; Related scripture (PDF) 
Preach the Word- August 20, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(33:03) (9.5) 2 Timothy 4:1-5; Related scripture (PDF)  

The Changed Life 
 July 16, 2017         Art Aviles, Misionary to Chad, Africa 
 (32:02) (9.2) 2 Corinthians 5:11-21;  Related scripture (PDF) 
   

It's All About Love 
 July 9, 2017         Pastor Dan Goff 
 (36:52) (10.5) 1 Corinthians 13:1-13;  Related scripture (PDF) 
 

One Body, Many Members 
 July 2, 2017         Jeff Fritsch 
 (27:13) (7.8) 1 Corinthians 12:1-31;  Related scripture (PDF) 
 

Dirty Feet 
 June 25, 2017         Youth Pastor Dan Goff 
 (29:50) (8.5) John 13:1-17;  Related scripture (PDF)  

Honest Answers for Hungry Hearts
The Woman at the Well - January 22, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(31:18) (9.0) James 5:13-20; Related scripture (PDF) 
Guess Who's Coming for Dinner - January 29, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(31:42) (9.1) Luke 7:36-50; Related scripture (PDF) 
Number 39 - February 5, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(26:06) (7.5) Luke 10:25-37; Related scripture (PDF) 
Two Different Products from the Same Manufacturer - February 12, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(30:47) (8.8) Luke 10:38-42; Related scripture (PDF) 
The Tumor of the Soul - February 19, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(36:37) (10.4) Matthew 19:16-26; Related scripture (PDF) 
Can't Buy Me Love - February 26, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(33:00) (9.4) Luke 19:1-10; Related scripture (PDF) 
The Power of Feeble Faith - March 5, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(32:10) (9.2) Luke 8:40-48; Related scripture (PDF) 
Helicopter Mom - March 12, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(32:20) (9.3) Matthew 20:20-28; Related scripture (PDF) 
"Real Risk Tests the Reality of Belief" - March 19, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(31:27) (9.0) John 4:46-54; Related scripture (PDF) 
"What Is Faith?" - March 26, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(34:13) (9.8) Luke 7:1-10; Related scripture (PDF) 
"A Potential Disciple" - April 2, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(34:23) (9.8) Luke 5:1-11; Related scripture (PDF) 
"A Crucified Sinner Trusts in a Crucified Savior" - April 9, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(32:33) (9.3) Luke 23:32-43; Related scripture (PDF) 
"What to Do with Doubt" - April 16, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(29:42) (8.4) John 20:24-29; Related scripture (PDF) 
"Too Big for Our Britches" - April 30, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun 
(22:52) (6.5) Luke 22:31-34, John 21:4-17; Related scripture (PDF) 

"Glass Houses" - May 7, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:21) (8.7) John 8:1-8; Related scripture (PDF)
"You Don't Have to Live as You've Always Lived!" - May 21, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(29:34) (8.5) Mark 5:1-20; Related scripture (PDF)
"A Daring Faith Is Risky Business" - May 28, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(41:41) (11.9) Matthew 14:22-33; Related scripture (PDF)
"Who Is This Man?" - June 4, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:07) (9.8) Matthew 14:22-33; Related scripture (PDF)
"Doing Much with So Little" - June 11, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:01) (9.7) Mark 6:32-44; Related scripture (PDF)
"No Conditions. No Delays. No Excuses." - June 18, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(31:28) (9.0) Mark 6:32-44; Related scripture (PDF)

You Must Be Born Again 
April 23, 2017         Youth Pastor Dan Goff 
(32:04) (9.2) John 3:1-21;  Related scripture (PDF) 

The Lukewarm Church 
January 15, 2017         Youth Pastor Dan Goff 
(28:20) (8.1) Related scripture (PDF)

The Unforgiving Slave 
January 8, 2017         Pastoral Intern Jeff Fritsch 
(37:45) (10.8) Related scripture (PDF)

"Who Is This Man?" - June 4, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:07) (9.8) Matthew 14:22-33; Related scripture (PDF)

Christmas, 2016
Christmas Eve - December 24, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(22:00) (6.3) Related scripture (PDF)
What If - December 25, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(25:14) (7.2) Related scripture (PDF)

The Challenge
Teachers Make a Difference - September 25, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:26) (9.3) James 3:1-2; Related scripture (PDF)
Our Tongues Measure Spiritual Maturity - October 2, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:32) (8.7) James 3:1-2; Related scripture (PDF)
The World's Smallest, Yet World's Biggest Trouble Maker - October 9, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(31:26) (9.0) James 3:3-12; Related scripture (PDF)
How to Be Wise without Being Wise Guys - October 16, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:46) (8.8) James 3:13-16; Related scripture (PDF)
How to Advance the Kingdom, While Behind Enemy Lines - October 23, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(40:31) (11.5) James 3:17-18; Related scripture (PDF)
What Is the Source of Conflicts and Quarrels? - October 30, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:43) (10.5) James 4:1-3; Related scripture (PDF)
Restoring Our Love for the Lord - November 6, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(31:39) (9.0) James 4:4-6; Related scripture (PDF)
You Can't Get There from Here! - November 13, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:09) (9.8) James 4:7-10; Related scripture (PDF)
Rumors Are Walking Infections - November 20, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:02) (10.5) James 4:11-12; Related scripture (PDF)
Four Attitudes That Hinder Spiritual Growth - November 27, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:53) (10.8) James 4:13-17; Related scripture (PDF)
Life without God - December 4, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:56) (10.0) James 5:1-6; Related scripture (PDF)
How to Do Right When We Feel We've Been Done Wrong! - December 18, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:49) (8.8) James 5:7-12; Related scripture (PDF)
Praying for the Sick - January 1, 2017 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:52) (10.0) James 5:13-20; Related scripture (PDF)

The Complete Story
December 11, 2016         Pastor George Calhoun
(20:27) (5.9) 

Commit to BeFIT
Spiritual Push-Ups - June 12, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:58) (10.2) James 1:1-4; Related scripture (PDF)
Wise Up! - June 19, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:35) (9.9) James 1:4-8; Related scripture (PDF)
Your Current Situation Is Not Your Final Destination - June 26, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(41:23) (11.8) James 1:4-8; Related scripture (PDF)
Are You Climbing the Right Ladder? - July 3, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(39:12) (11.2) James 1:12; Related scripture (PDF)
The Downward Spiral - July 10, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(39:20) (11.2) James 1:13-15; Related scripture (PDF)
When You're Knocked to Your Knees, Look Up - July 17, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:24) (10.4) James 1:16-19; Related scripture (PDF)
Talk Less, Listen More - July 24, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(33:26) (9.6) James 1:19-20; Related scripture (PDF)
Just Do It - July 31, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(38:10) (10.9) James 1:21-25; Related scripture (PDF)
Useless Religion - August 7, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:00) (9.2) James 1:26-27; Related scripture (PDF)
God Has No Favorites - August 14, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:58) (8.9) James 2:1-13; Related scripture (PDF)
Having a Discount Religion - August 21, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(33:36) (9.6) James 2:8-13; Related scripture (PDF)
Talk Is Cheap - August 28, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:31) (10.1) James 2:14-18; Related scripture (PDF)
How to Make Demons Tremble - September 4, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(30:25) (8.7) James 2:19-20; Related scripture (PDF)
How to Develop a Dynamic Faith - September 11, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:02) (9.2) James 2:21-24; Related scripture (PDF)
Pay Attention! - September 18, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(31:59) (9.4) James 2:24-25; Related scripture (PDF)

Ephesians - continued
Your Walk Talks and Your Talk Talks - February 7, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:58) (10.2) Ephesians 4:1-6; Sermon notes (PDF)
Come, Follow, Grow, Go - February 14, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:38) (9.3) Ephesians 4:7-16; Sermon notes (PDF)
Stinkin' Thinkin' - February 21, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:27) (9.3) Ephesians 4:17-24; Sermon notes (PDF)
Your Bucket List - February 28, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:33) (10.7) Ephesians 4:25-32
If You're Going to Be a Christian, Be One - March 6, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:38) (10.7) Ephesians 5:1-7
The Church Did the Most for the World When the Church Was Least Like the World  - March 13, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(38:50) (11.1) Ephesians 5:8-14
Make the Most of Your Time Because the Days Are Evil - April 3, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(33:34) (9.6) Ephesians 5:15-17
Have You Been Convicted of D.U.I.? - April 10, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:39) (10.2) Ephesians 5:18-21
God's Plan for Marriage, Part 1 - April 17, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:32) (9.9) Ephesians 5:22-24
God's Plan for Marriage, Part 2 - April 24, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:56) (10.5) Ephesians 5:25-33
Raising Kids Today - May 8, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(41:29) (11.8) Ephesians 6:1-4
On the Job with Jesus - May 15, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:10) (10.3) Ephesians 6:5-9
The Battle Is Heating Up - May 22, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(40:01) (11.4) Ephesians 6:10-13
Dealing with the Devil - May 29, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(43:47) (12.5) Ephesians 6:14-17 and related scripture (PDF)
A Praying Church - June 5, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(40:07) (11.4) Ephesians 6:18-20; Related scripture (PDF)

What Is Our Mission?
May 1, 2016         Pastor Dan Goff
(28:09) (8.0)      

Easter: Is It Just Another Holiday?
March 27, 2016         Pastor George Calhoun
(34:39) (9.9)     Matthew 28:1-6;Matthew 27:62-66;1 Corinthians 15:17-19

Baptism
March 20, 2016         Pastor George Calhoun
(11:08) (3.2) 

Called and Committed
Joseph: Called and Committed - December 20, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:42) (9.4) Matthew 1:18-25; Sermon notes (PDF)
Mary: Called and Committed - December 27, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:14) (9.2) Luke 1:26-38; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jonah - January 3, 2016 - Jeff Fritsch, pastoral intern
(22:24) (6.4) Book of Jonah--selected verses
Moses: Called and Committed - January 10, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:50) (10.0) Exodus 3:1-14;4:10-11; Sermon notes (PDF)
Naaman: Called and Committed - January 17, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:05) (10.6) 2 Kings 5:1-16; Sermon notes (PDF)
Daniel: Called and Committed - January 24, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(38:14) (10.9) Daniel 1:1-21; Sermon notes (PDF)
Abraham: Called and Committed - January 31, 2016 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:30) (10.1)  Sermon notes (PDF)

Six Miles - Christmas Eve message
December 24, 2015         Pastor George Calhoun
(23:59) (6.9) 

Ephesians - How to Be Spiritually Rich in Christ
How to Be Really Rich - September 13, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:09) (9.8) Ephesians 1:1-3; Sermon notes (PDF)
Chosen - September 20, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:06) (9.8) Ephesians 1:4-6; Sermon notes (PDF)
Redeemed - September 27, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(28:19) (8.1) Ephesians 1:7-12; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Seal of the Spirit - October 4, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:41) (10.7) Ephesians 1:13-14; Sermon notes (PDF)
Open the Eyes of My Heart, Lord - October 11, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:15) (9.8) Ephesians 1:15-23; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Human Condition - October 18, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:43) (10.5) Ephesians 2:1; Sermon notes (PDF)
It's a Matter of Life and Death - October 25, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(33:53) (9.7) Ephesians 2:1-7; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jeffrey Dahmer and Me - November 1, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(34:36) (9.9) Ephesians 2:8-10; Sermon notes (PDF)
God's Art Project - November 8, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(43:05) (12.3) Ephesians 2:8-10; Sermon notes (PDF)
God Moved the Fence - November 15, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(40:54) (11.7) Ephesians 2:11-18; Sermon notes (PDF)
Converts or Disciples - November 22, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:33) (10.4) Ephesians 2:18-22; Sermon notes (PDF)
It's a Matter of Perspective - November 29, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(42:33) (12.1) Ephesians 3:1-13; Sermon notes (PDF)
How to Be Strengthened on the Inside - December 6, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(37:50) (10.8) Ephesians 3:14-21; Sermon notes (PDF)
(this series will continue in February, 2016)

The Measure of a Great Church
The Original Model - August 2, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(31:37) (9.0) Acts 2:41-47; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Real Lord's Prayer - August 9, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:29) (10.4) John 17:1-22; Sermon notes (PDF)
How Do You Measure Success in Ministry? - August 16, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(33:24) (9.6) 2 Corinthians 1:15-17;3:1-3; Sermon notes (PDF)
Blueprint for a Healthy Church - August 23, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(36:30) (10.4) Romans 12:3-8; Sermon notes (PDF)
A Place to Serve - August 30, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(35:00) (10.0) Acts 6:1-7; Sermon notes (PDF)
Not Everyone Thinks Like Me - September 6, 2015 - Pastor George Calhoun
(32:35) (9.3) Philippians 2:1-10; Sermon notes (PDF)

Missions
Catch and Release - June 21, 2015 - Scott Casebeer
(Includes Scott's "My Story" testimony.)
(57:06) (16.3) Acts 1-2; Sermon notes (PDF)

What Is Our Mission - June 28, 2015 - Dan Goff, Youth Pastor
(Includes Dan's "My Story" testimony and others.)
(38:49) (11.1) Matthew 22:36-40, 28:18-20; Sermon notes (PDF)

World Christian Discipleship - July 5, 2015 - Dave Bohyer, Teaching Pastor, Grace Church, Elgin
(Includes video: Scott Wesley Brown - "Please Don't Send Me to Africa")
(47:36) (13.6) Mark 6:30-44 

Knowing God Personally - July 12, 2015 - Art Aviles, Missionary, Global Outreach
(33:04) (9.5) Acts 17:16-34 
Our Mission - July 19, 2015 - Mark Kato, Missionary, ReachGlobal
    Our Mission-part 1
    Video: MercyMe - "Flawless"
    Our Mission-part 2

(38:03, with video; Part 1=25:40, Part 2=8:10) (Size: Part 1=7.3; Part 2=2.3) Matthew 28:16-20;  Sermon notes (PDF)
Taking the Gospel to People Outside Our Comfort Zone - July 26, 2015 - Pastor Bob LaPine
(Includes Pastor Bob's "My Story" testimony.)
(51:45) (14.8) Acts 9:32-10:48; Sermon notes (PDF)

Be Prepared!
Preparing for God's Visitation - April 12, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(39:09) (11.2) Exodus 19; Sermon notes (PDF)
Preparing for Battle - April 19, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(38:30) (11.0) Ephesians 6:10-18; 1 Peter 5:8-11; Sermon notes (PDF)
Preparing for Service in Christ's Body - April 26, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:40) (10.2) Romans 12:1-21; Sermon notes (PDF)
(Pastor Marty includes remarks anticipatory to next week's visit with new pastoral candidate)

Preparing to Give a Reason for Your Hope - May 10, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(37:42) (10.7) 1 Peter 3:15-16; Sermon notes (PDF)
Preparing for Christ's Return - May 17, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor 
(37:32) (10.7) Matthew 24:42-25:30; Sermon notes (PDF)
Preparing for an Increasingly Hostile Culture - May 24, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor 
(39:16) (11.2) 1 Peter 4:12-17;Sermon notes (PDF) 
Preparing for Your New Pastor, part 1 - May 31, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
What a Pastor Needs to Fulfill His Calling
 
(47:55) (13.7) 2 Timothy 4:6-22; Sermon notes (PDF)
Preparing for Your New Pastor, part 2 - June 7, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
How to Maximize Your Pastor's Ministry
 
(35:50) (10.2) Hebrews 13:7,17-18; Sermon notes (PDF)
A Pastor's Parting Words - June 14, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor 
(36:31) (10.4) Revelation 22:7-21; Sermon notes (PDF)
 
 
 

What's Your Story?
May 3, 2015         Pastor George Calhoun
(34:09) (9.8) Acts 25-26; Sermon notes (PDF)

A View from the Foot of the Cross
A Good Man Is Hard to Find - March 1, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(36:48) (10.5) Acts 2:22-23, 36-37; Sermon notes (PDF)
Ugly as Sin - March 8, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(34:48) (9.9) Romans 7:13; Sermon notes (PDF)
A Slap in God's Face - March 15, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:37) (10.1) Acts 4:8-12; Sermon notes (PDF)
Grace Like You Never Dreamed of It - March 22, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(30:32) (8.7) Titus 2:11-14; Sermon notes (PDF)
Blood Is Thicker than Water - March 29, 2015 - Pastor Bob LaPine
(41:21) (11.8) John 11:45-51; 12:12-19; 19:25-27; Sermon notes (PDF)
If a Man Dies Will He Live Again? - April 5, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(28:56) (8.3) Job 14:11-15; Sermon notes (PDF)

One on One with Jesus
Jesus Goes One on One with Zacchaeus - January 4, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(29:27) (8.4) Luke 19:1-10; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with Peter - January 11, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:10) (10.0) John 21:15-22; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with a Demoniac - January 18, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:10) (10.0) Luke 8:26-39; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with a Sick Woman - January 25, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:10) (10.0) Luke 8:40-48; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with a Rich Young Ruler - February 8, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:10) (10.0) Mark 10:17-27; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with a Man Born Blind - February 15, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(40:07) (11.4) John 9; Sermon notes (PDF)
Jesus Goes One on One with the Dying Thief - February 22, 2015 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(37:51) (10.8) Luke 23:39-43; Sermon notes (PDF)

The Gift of Christmas
The Gift He Gave - December 14, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:10) (10.0) John 3:16; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Gift He Bought - December 21, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(31:18) (9.0) Revelation 5:9; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Gift He Still Seeks - Christmas Eve, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(10:17) (3.0) 
T'was the Day After Christmas - December 28, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:06) (9.2) Luke 2:17-20; Sermon notes (PDF)

On the Road to a Place You've Never Been Before
"Then you will know which way to go, since you have never been this way before." --Joshua 3:4
On the Road to a Place You've Never Been Before - October 5, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:58) (9.4) Joshua 3:4; I Corinthians 10:1-13; Sermon notes (PDF)
Rules of the Road - October 12, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(43:29) (12.4) Deuteronomy 1; Sermon notes (PDF)
Getting Ready for the Impossible Journey (part 1) - October 19, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:58) (9.4) Joshua 1:1-11; Sermon notes (PDF)
Getting Ready for the Impossible Journey, (part 2) - November 2, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(31:55) (9.1) Joshua 1:1-11; Sermon notes (PDF)
Setting Up Road Signs for Those Who Follow - November 9, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(33:53) (9.7) Joshua 3:17, 4:1-7, 19-24; Sermon notes (PDF)
Lessons Learned During a Layover - November 16, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(41:22) (11.8) Joshua 5:1-12; Sermon notes (PDF)
God Reveals Himself along the Way - November 23, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(34:51) (10.0) Joshua 5:13-6:5; Sermon notes (PDF)
How the Notion of Private Sin Almost Derailed the Israelite Train - November 30, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(37:53) (10.8) Joshua 6:15-19; 7:1-6, 10-12; Sermon notes (PDF)

Joshua Leads the Israelites
October 26, 2014         David Wesner
(45:32) (13.0) Joshua 24:14-28

Lessons for Serious Disciples
Evidences That One Is a Serious Disciple - August 10, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(39:28) (11.2) Luke 5:1-11; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Lives an Inside-out, Upside-down Life - August 17, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:09) (10.0) Luke 6:20-26; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Is Known for His Extraordinary Love - August 24, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(34:29) (9.9) Luke 6:27-36; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Builds His Life on a Solid Foundation - August 31, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(33:13) (9.5) Luke 6:46-49; 1st Corinthians 3:11-15; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Learns to Deny Himself - September 7, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(34:41) (9.9) Luke 9:23-26; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Counts the Cost of Following Jesus - September 14, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(41:00) (11.7) Luke 14:25-35; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Rejoices in the Life to Which He Has Been Called - September 21, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(34:18) (9.8) Luke 10:1-24; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Serious Disciple Fears the Lord - September 28, 2014 - Dan Goff, Youth Pastor
(25:14) (7.2) Luke 12:1-12; Sermon notes (PDF)

1st Thessalonians
A Pastor Gives Thanks to God for His PeopleMay 25, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(41:57) (12.0) 1st Thessalonians 1:1-10; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Pastor Every God-Honoring Search Team Is (Should Be) Looking ForJune 1, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(39:46) (11.3) 1st Thessalonians 2:1-12; Sermon notes (PDF)
How to Receive the Word of God - June 8, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(36:15) (10.3) 1st Thessalonians 2:13-16; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Mutual Affection Between a Pastor and His People - Fathers Day, June 15, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:42) (9.6) 1st Thessalonians 2:13-16; Sermon notes (PDF)
More and More-- A Pastor's Holy Dissatisfaction - June 22, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:42) (9.6) 1st Thessalonians 4:1-12; Sermon notes (PDF)
Encouragement for Those Who Grieve - June 29, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(36:42) (10.5) 1st Thessalonians 4:13-18; Sermon notes (PDF)
A Call to Right Relationships in the Church - July 27, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(32:44) (9.4) 1st Thessalonians 5:12-13; Sermon notes (PDF)
What a Pastor Wants for His People - August 3, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(37:55) (9.4) 1st Thessalonians 5:14-24; Sermon notes (PDF)

New Beginnings
July 20, 2014         Tim Chinn
(39:21) (11.2) Genesis 32:1-31; Sermon notes

How to Overcome the Stranglehold of Worry
July 13, 2014         Pastor George Calhoun
(42:33) (12.1) 1 Peter 5:5b-11

Jesus Prays for You
May 18, 2014         Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(46:40) (13.3) John 17:6-26; Sermon notes (PDF)

To the Church in Elgin
The Church Gets Her Marching OrdersMarch 9, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(41:53) (11.9) Associated Scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Church Receives Power from On HighMarch 16, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(41:09) (11.7) Acts 2:1-24; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Church Devotes Herself to the Basics - March 23, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(31:12) (8.9) Acts 2:42-47; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Church Devotes Herself to the Basics, Part 2March 30, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(40:54) (11.7) Acts 2:42-47; Sermon notes (PDF)
Satan's Three-fold Attack on the ChurchApril 6, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(38:49) (11.1) Acts 4-6; Sermon notes (PDF)
A Portrait of a Spirit-filled LifeApril 27, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(31:37) (9.0) Acts 6:3-7:60; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Church Moves Forward on Her KneesMay 4, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(25:33) (7.3) Acts 4:23-31; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Church Learns the Transforming Power of the GospelMay 11, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(25:33) (7.3) Acts 4-13; Sermon notes (PDF)

Holy Week
The Triumph of the King of SalvationApril 13, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(35:08) (10.0) Associated Scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
The Story of GodApril 20, 2014 - Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(22:40) (6.5)

The Beauty of a Desperate Heart
February 23, 2014         Marty Voltz, Interim Pastor
(40:1) (11.4) Mark 10:46-52; Sermon notes (PDF)

The Holiness of God
What Is God Really Like?January 19, 2014 - Chuck Vitel, Interim Pastor
(45:15) (12.9) Associated Scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
I Am the Lord -- the Only God - January 26, 2014 - Chuck Vitel, Interim Pastor
(39:44) (11.3) Associated Scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
Holy, Holy, Holy - February 2, 2014 - Chuck Vitel, Interim Pastor
(40:58) (11.7) Sermon notes (PDF)
The Holy One of God - February 9, 2014 - Chuck Vitel, Interim Pastor
(35:45) (10.2) Sermon notes (PDF)
The Holy Spirit-- the Breath of God - February 16, 2014 - Chuck Vitel, Interim Pastor
(50:22) (14.4) Sermon notes (PDF)

Good News for a New Year
January 5, 2014         Pastor Brian Erickson
(36:41) (10.4) Colossians 2:20-3:4; Associated scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)

What It Takes to Follow Christ for the Long Haul
December 29, 2013         Pastor Brian Erickson
(34:30) (9.9) Associated scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)

Advent, 2013
December 1 thru 29, 2013
Don't Forget to Thank God - 12/01/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson

(39:28) (11.2) Nehemiah 9:7-15; Sermon notes (PDF)
Amazed at the Manger - 12/15/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(34:04) (9.8) Isaiah 7; other scripture references; Sermon notes (PDF)
Why Celebrate Christ? - 12/22/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(38:34) (11.2) Sermon notes (PDF)

The Disappearance of Morality
November, 2013
Culture Removes God and Embraces Sin - 11/03/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson

(38:29) (11.0) Romans 1; Sermon notes (PDF)
Culture Exchanges Purity for Pleasure - 11/10/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(42:22) (12.1) Romans 1:24-25; Associated scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
Culture Exchanges Natural Relations for Unnatural - 11/17/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(38:47) (11.0) Romans 1:26-27; Associated scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)
Shining Brightly in a Dark World - 11/24/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(39:48) (11.3) Associated scripture; Sermon notes (PDF)

What If, What Then, What Now?
October 27, 2013         Scott Casebeer
(37:36)  (10.7 Mb) Matthew 14:22-29; Sermon notes (PDF)

Only Jesus
January thru March, 2013; July 21 thru October 20, 2013
The Time Between Testaments - 01/06/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson

(46:48) (13.3) Associated scripture
Once Again God Speaks - 01/13/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(41:34) (11.8) Luke 1:1-25; Sermon study notes (PDF)
God Became Flesh - 01/20/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(44:47) (12.8) Luke 1:26-38; Sermon study notes (PDF)
Mary's Song - 01/27/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(39:04) (11.1) Luke 1:39-56;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
A Mouth Opened to Praise God - 02/03/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(44:18) (12.6) Luke 1:57-80;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus' Birth - 02/10/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(53:17) (15.2) Luke 2:1-20;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
My Eyes Have Seen Your Salvation - 02/17/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(49:48) (14.2) Luke 2:1-20;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus Visits the Temple - 02/24/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(39:17) (11.2) Luke 2:39-52;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Meet John the Baptist - 03/03/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(45:43) (13.0) Luke 3:1-20;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
The Baptism of Jesus - 03/10/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(34:39) (9.9) Luke 3:21-22;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
The Family Line and Temptation of Jesus - 03/17/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(43:11) (12.3) Luke 3:23-4:12;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus Establishes Himself as a Servant - 03/24/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(40:18) (11.5) Luke 4:14-30;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Confronting Demons in the Synagogue - 07/21/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:16) (13.2) Luke 4:31-37;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus Saves the Multitude - 07/28/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(38:12) (10.9) Luke 4:38-5:11;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
(Presented at Elgin Community Church at an outdoor joint worship service.)
 
Jesus with the Leper
 - 08/11/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:04) (13.1) Luke 5:12-16;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Radical Change and Conflict - 08/18/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(47:42) (13.6) Luke 5:17-34;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus' Authority over the Sabbath - 08/25/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(44:11) (12.6) Luke 6:1-11; Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus' Men, part 1 - 09/01/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(43:24) (12.4) Luke 6:11-16; Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus' Men, part 2 - 09/08/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:24) (13.2) Luke 6:12-16; Sermon study notes (PDF) 
Preaching to the Christians, part 1 - 09/15/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(43:52) (12.5) Luke 6:17-26;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Preaching to the Christians, part 2 - 09/22/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:28) (13.2) Luke 6:27-38;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Preaching to the Christians, part 3 - 09/29/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(45:34) (13.0) Luke 6:39-49;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
The Centurion's Fresh Start - 10/06/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(45:09) (12.9) Luke 7:1-10;  Sermon study notes (PDF)
Jesus' Act of Kindness in Nain - 10/13/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(42:46) (12.2) Luke 7:11-17;  Associated scripture; Sermon study notes (PDF)
Unmet Expectations - 10/20/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(40:43) (11.6) Luke 7:18-35;  Associated scripture; Sermon study notes (PDF)

Our Awesome Lord
August 4, 2013         Pastor Bob LaPine
(37:17)  (10.6 Mb) Psalm 139

Heart
May 19 thru July 14, 2013
Who or What Do I Love? - 05/19/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(37:40) (10.7) Matthew 6; 1 Timothy 6; Sermon notes (PDF) 
Ownership vs. Stewardship - 05/26/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(43:17) (12.3) Genesis 2:15-17; 1 Chronicles 29:11-12; Sermon notes (PDF) 
Feeling Secure in Life - 06/02/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(35:20) (10.1) Matthew 6; 1 Timothy 6; Sermon notes (PDF) 
Our Desire for Significance - 06/09/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(41:33) (11.8) 1 Timothy 6; Sermon notes (PDF) 
A Compassionate Heart - 06/23/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(44:03) (12.6) 1 Timothy 6; 1 John 3; Sermon notes (PDF) 
A Generous Heart - 06/30/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(44:17) (12.6) 1 Timothy 6; 1 Corinthians 9; Sermon notes (PDF) 
Eternity - 07/07/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(36:16) (10.3) Luke 19:11-27; Sermon notes (PDF) 
A Heart of Gratitude - 07/14/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson 
(45:41) (13.0) Psalm 92; Sermon notes (PDF) 

How Dads Form the Sexual Identity of Their Kids
Fathers Day, June 16, 2013         Pastor Brian Erickson
(45:56)  (13.1 Mb) Ephesians 5:21-6:4; Sermon notes (PDF) 

A Godly Mother 
Mothers Day, May 12, 2013         Pastor Brian Erickson
(43:55)  (12.5 Mb) 1 Samuel 1-3; Sermon notes (PDF) 

Spiritual Gifts
April 14 thru May 5, 2013
Spiritual Gifts Defined - 04/14/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson

(46:30) (13.3) 1 Peter 4:10-11; Sermon notes
Speaking Gifts - 04/21/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:03) (13.1) Romans 12:6-8; Sermon notes
Serving Gifts - 04/28/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(46:25) (13.8) Sermon notes
Doing Your Part in the Body of Christ - 05/05/2013 - Pastor Brian Erickson
(44:03) (12.6) Galations 5:25-26; Galatians 6:1-6; Sermon notes

Reconciliation: I Messed Up, Now What?
April 7, 2013             David Wesner
(36:41)  (10.4 Mb)

Easter: Celebrating the Sovereign King
March 31, 2013         Pastor Brian Erickson
(44:47) (12.8) Psalm 2; Sermon study notes (PDF)

 

The Joy of Christmas
December 12 thru 30, 2012
Jesus Christ as a Baby - 12/16/2012 - Pastor Brian Erickson

 (36:14) (10.3)  Isaiah 9:6-7 and other scripture
Jesus Christ as Savior - 12/23/2012 - Pastor Brian Erickson
 (34:58) (10.0)  Associated scripture
Celebrating Jesus' Life - 12/24/2012, Christmas Eve - Pastor Brian Erickson
 (28:47) (8.2)  Associated scripture
Another New Year - 12/30/2012 - Pastor Brian Erickson
 (39:37) (11.3) Matthew 6:5-13

The Body of Christ
Fall, 2012
God’s People…United Yet Diverse - 10/14/2012 - Pastor  Brian Erickson

 (46:43) (13.3) 1 Corinthians 11:27 – 12:14
Identifying Spiritual Maturity - 11/25/2012 - Pastor Brian Erickson
 (38:09) (10.9) 1st Corinthians 12:27-13:13
Clarifying the Gift of Tongues - 12/02/2012 - Pastor Brian Erickson
 (42:42) (12.2) 1st Corinthians 14 

The Story - Old Testament
January 1 thru June 10, 2012
This series is based on the book "The Story."
Our Story - 01/01/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson

(36:51)  (10.5)
Creation - 01/08/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson
(31:54)  (9.1) Genesis 1 thru 11
Promises of Faith - 01/15/2012  - Pastor Elliott Anderson
(38:40)  (11.0) Genesis 12 thru 36
The Dreamer - 01/22/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson
(39:46)  (11.3) Genesis 37 thru 50 
Deliverance - 01/29/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson
(35:39)  (10.2)  Exodus 1 thru 12 
New Commands - 02/05/2012  - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(31:04)  (8.9) Exodus 19 thru 40 
Wandering - 02/12/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(40:58)  (11.7) Numbers, Deuteronomy 
Are You All In? - 02/19/2012 - Wally Hegel
 
(40:50)  (11.6)  Joshua 
A Few Not-So-Good Men and Women - 02/26/2012 - Pastor Mark Kato 
(32:05)  (9.2) Judges 
Faith of a Foreigner - 03/04/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(30:48)  (8.8) Ruth 
Standing Tall, Falling Hard - 03/11/2012 - Bob LaPine 
(38:04)  (10.8) 1st Samuel 
From Shepherd to King - 03/18/2012 - Kevin Hekman 
(42:51)  (12.2) 1st Samuel 17, Hebrews 2:14-15 
The Trials of a King - 03/25/2012 - Scott Casebeer 
(45:02)  (12.8) 2 Samuel 11 
King Solomon - 04/01/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(36:35)  (10.4) 1st Kings 
The Fruit of a Divided Heart  - 04/15/2012 - Pastor Joshua Polanco, Elgin Community Church
(29:04)  (8.3)
 
God's Messengers - 04/29/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(37:31)  (10.7) 1 Kings 17, 1 Kings 19, 2 Kings 2, Amos 2, Hosea 
A God of His Word - 05/06/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(27:17)  (7.8) 2 Kings 17, 18, 19; Isaiah 6 
Wickedness, Whether ...., Weeping - 05/13/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(31:45)  (9.1) 2 Chronicles; Ezekiel 2, 3; Jeremiah 1 
Man in Exile - 05/20/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(35:16)  (10.0) Daniel 1-6 
The Return Home - 05/27/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(33:06)  (9.5) Ezra 1 thru 10, Nehemiah 6 thru 9 
Esther:  Her Spiritual Burden - 06/03/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(31:26)  (9.0) The Book of Esther 
Old Story - New Story - 06/10/2012 - Pastor Elliott Anderson 
(30:08)  (Summary of Old Testament)
(Pastor Elliott's last message as Senior Pastor at EEFC)
 
 

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Monday - 9/18
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