“Handling Harassment for Your Faith” By Pastor Kent: 2/25/28

Pastor Kent Mitchell delivered the final sermon in his eight-part series focused on the Sermon on the Mount and the Beatitudes. “Handling Harassment for Your Faith” was the title of the final message given on Feb. 25. Pastor Kent covered many points of Christian conduct in this message.The sermon focused on Matthew 5: 3-12 and other passages of scripture that guide Christians on the proper responses to harassment. Being positive, loving, and remaining faithful, following in Christ's footsteps, are among the ways to handle being challenged in your Christian faith. Pastor Kent encouraged those in attendance to remember Ephesians 6:12, "For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms." The video for this message is available on Youtube at the link below:
https://youtu.be/7GS_c2TWREw

"Finding Your Missing Peace" By Pastor Kent: 2/18/18

Pastor Kent delivered a message titled "Finding Your Missing Peace" at the February 18 Holy Communion Service. The sermon focused on Matthew 5:9, "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God." Pastor noted that anyone can become a peacemaker, but first you must have peace in your own heart. He cited various scriptural passages that would help attendees at the service to find the peace of Christ to rule in their hearts. See the video of this message at the link below:
https://youtu.be/Y8lTBqXOr3Y

"Blessed From The Inside Out" By Pastor Kent: 2/11/18

Pastor Kent delivered a message at the special Valentine's Service February 11 focusing on Matthew 5:8, "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God." Pastor encourage those present to remember that being religious on the outside only does not do anything for us. He said it is important to remember that we are conversing with our creator when we are praying and to simply ask God for a new heart. As written in 1 Thessalonians 2-5, "For we know, brothers, loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words, but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction. You know how he lived among you for your sake." The video of the sermon is at the following link:
https://youtu.be/27eV1KFYzxs

"You Get What You Give" By Pastor Kent: 2/4/18

"You Get What You Give" was the title of Pastor Kent's Feb. 4 sermon. This message was part five of a series based on the Sermon on the Mount--the Beatitudes. The first five messages in the series, delivered in January, focused on our relationships with God. The final sermons focus on our relationships with people. In speaking on Matthew 5:7, Pastor Kent noted that the starting point of being merciful is to experience and receive the mercy of God. "Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy," states Matthew 5:7.
https://youtu.be/StfG73NSk4s