Why Come to Church, Part 6

Rich McCullen

5/21/17

Description:People leave church because they have an entitlement mentality rather than a servant mentality. Christianity is NOT about a personal relationship with Jesus. Rather, it's a about a church/community relationship with Jesus.Scriptures referenced in this sermon: 2 Corinthians 5:9-11, Matthew 25:30-41

Why Come to Church, Part 5

Christi Huizenga Renaud

5/14/17

Description:Hear as "Christi shares reasons/benefits for why we come to church:1. Church has been a thing for almost 2,000 years.2. Something real happens. We grow.3. We find God in new ways when we come together.4. It's all about God.Scriptures referenced in this sermon:1. Acts 2:41-47 (NIV)2. Romans 12:1-2 (MSG)3. Romans 5:6-8 (NIV)

Why Come to Church, Part 4

Jonathan Martin

5/7/17

Description:Hear guest speaker, Jonathan Martin, speak about a need for discernment as we read God's Word, and how Scripture, Community, and Holy Spirit are linked together.Scriptures referenced in this sermon: John 8 and Acts 15.

Why Come to Church, Part 3

Mark Magis

4/30/17

Description:Together our weakness becomes strength!Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Ephesians 2:19-22 (MSG), Philippians 4:4-7 (MSG), Ephesians 4:11-16 (NIV).

Why Come to Church, Part 2

Brandan Robertson

4/23/17

Description:Hear as special guest speaker, Brandan Robertson shares 3 reasons why we should come to church.Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Hebrews 10:25, Colossians 1:17, Ephesians 2:15, 1 Corinthians Chapter 12, Micah 6:8

Why Did You Come to Church this Easter?

Rich McCullen

4/16/17

Description:Happy Easter. Hear Pastor Rich kick off a new series that asks "Why". Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Luke 24:13-32, Matthew 18:20.

The Triumphal Entry - The Jesus King Parade !

Brent Roberts

4/9/17

Description:Happy Palm Sundy! Hear as MG community leader, Brent Roberts talks about Jesus' last days on Earth prior to the crucifixion. Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Luke 19:28-45, Zechariah 9:9, Psalm 118:25-26, Romans 9:20-33, and 2 Chronicles 7:14.

Giving God Control

Wendy Holland

4/2/17

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Matthew 6:33 (NIV), 1 Corinthians 15:17-20 (MSG), Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV)

Letting Go of the Wrong Questions

Rich McCullen

3/26/17

Description:Key points from this sermon:1. Knowledge can abound in world filled with multiple answers but wisdom seeks to ask the right questions.2. If you refuse to ask the right questions because you know the answers are not what you want to hear than you willfully sin against God and those who listen to you.Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Verses from John Chapter 9 (The Message)

Letting Go of EXPECTATIONS

Mark Magis

3/12/17

Description:Scriptures referenced: Genesis 12:1-4 (MSG); John 3:1-17 (MSG).3 Principles discussed: (a) Expect that a great God has great plans for you, (b) Our faith in Christ expects far less than any outward religion, (c) Today's experience is much more important than tomorrow's expectations.

Giving Up Control

Erika Thomas

3/5/17

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Matthew 4:1-11; Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 17-18 NIV

I am Fully Present

Rich McCullen

2/19/17

Description:Waking up to becoming Fully Present In our Lives:Scriptures referenced in this sermon include: Psalms 139:14; John 11:11; 1 Thessalonians 5:4-8; Galatians 5:23-26; Romans 12:4-6.

Private Disciplines

Erika Thomas

2/12/17

Description:Week 3. Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Matthew 6:5-8

Providential Relationships

Eric Lovett

2/5/17

Description:Week 2:1. God Uses Human Relationships to Impact our Faith in Him.2. Your friends determine the direction and quality of your life.Scriptures referenced in this sermon: 1 Cor 15:33 and Proverbs 13:20

Things God Uses to Grow Your Faith

Erika Thomas

1/29/17

Description:Week 1:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Hebrews 4:14

Light of the World

Rich McCullen

1/22/17

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: John 8:1-16 NIV, Micah 6:8 NIV

Shake It Up

Jonathan Martin

1/8/17

Description:Hear special guest speaker, Jonathan Martin talk about shaking things up. Scriptures referenced in his sermon: Haggai 1:15-2:9 and Acts 16:20-31.

Get Started

Eric Lovett

1/1/17

Description:Don’t let 2017 pass you by. What will you be remembered for in 2017? Start Where You Are: You can’t finish what you don’t start; Use What You Have: God can turn ordinary into extraordinary; Do What You Can!Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Hebrews 11:24-26, Exodus 3:11-12, Exodus 4:1-2, Exodus 4:10-12

It's Personal

Eric Lovett

12/18/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: John 1:9,12,14; John 20:31;Mark 1:1; Luke Chapter 1 and 2; Matthew 1:20-21; John 3:16-17 NIV

Toddler King Jesus Versus Drag Queen Herod

Mark Magis

12/11/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Matthew 2:1-23 (NIV)

Most Wonderful

Eric Lovett

12/4/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: John 20:30-31 (NIV), John 1:4-5 (NIV)

Learning to Forgive

Rich McCullen

11/27/16

Description:Hear as MG founding pastor, Rich McCullen speaks about forgiveness. Scriptures refererenced in his sermon: John 8:32 (NLT), Matthew 6:7-15 (The Message), Galatians 6:7-8 (The Message), Hebrews 12:15 (NLT), Matthew 18:15 (Voice)

I'm Grateful

Eric Lovett

11/20/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Luke 17:11-18, James 1:17, Ecclesiastes 6:9, Philippians 4:11-13, Psalm 63:4-5, Psalm 103:2-5

I Am With You

Nia Peeples

11/13/16

Description:As introduced by her friend, Sam Trego, MG Board Member, hear as special guest speaker, singer and actress, Nia Peeples, delivers a message of hope, love and unity.Sam summarized the message afterwards by saying, "The actress didn't learn the lines to speak today. She didn't plan them. She didn't prepare or rehearse for them. She was WITH us, who we are, in our love, and in our fear. Today's message at MG was a profound message of hope when we are absolutely at a loss for what has happened this week in our country."

I'm Optimistic

Eric Lovett

11/6/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Proverbs 11:27 and Romans Chapter 8

No Fear

Mark Magis

10/30/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Psalm 23,Matthew 14:24-33 MSG,Matthew 26:36:39 MSG

My Story, Chapter 1

Eric Lovett

10/2/16

Description:Week 1 of My Story series

The Intern

Erika Thomas

9/18/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Genesis 1:26-27, Genesis 3:6-12

Concussion

Eric Lovett

9/11/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Genesis 1:1-2, Proverbs 14:30, Proverbs 17:22, Hebrews 11:1, Matthew 17:20, Mark 10:52, Galatians 6:9

Inside Out

Erika Thomas

9/4/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Mark 3:5, Mark 10:21, Luke 10:21, Matthew 9:36, John 11:3-7, 32-37

What Are You Doing Here?

Erika Thomas

8/28/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: I Kings Chapter 19, Romans 8:38, and Psalm 46:10 (NIV)

Preparation Through Prayer

Eric Lovett

8/21/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: I Kings Chapter 18 and James 4:2

The Prophet

Erika Thomas

8/14/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: I Kings Chapter 18

The Making of a Man (Woman) of God

Eric Lovett

8/7/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: I Kings Chapter 17

Working It Out

Eric Lovett

7/24/16

Description:Scriptures referenced in this sermon: John 13:35 NIV, Matthew 22:38-40 NIV

Special Guest Speaker

Trey Pearson

7/17/16

Description:Hear special guest speaker, Trey Pearson, the lead singer of Everyday Sunday, the Christian Rock Band tell his story. Hear one man’s journey from youthful yearnings to adult peace. From who he was meant to be to freely being who he really is and how God was there all along.

Proximity

Erika Thomas

7/10/16

Description:Week 5Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Luke 15:1-32

Spiritual Independence

Rich McCullen

7/3/16

Description:Hear as Pastor Rich talks about King David and challenges us to combat our battles.Scriptures referenced in this sermon: 1 Samuel Chapters 16 and 17 plus...2 Chronicles 16:9, 1 Corinthians 1:27, 1 John 4:18,Matthew 17:20,Proverbs 17:17, Hebrews 6:19,Romans 8:31, andRomans 12:9-18

Grace & Truth

Erika Thomas

6/26/16

Description:Week 4Scriptures referenced in this sermon:John 13:35John 1:14John 8:1-11John 1:17

Family

Mark Magis

6/19/16

Description:Week 3Family Practices: Affiliation, Affirmation, & AppreciationScriptures referenced in this sermon:Acts 2:43-47 (MSG)Galatians 3:28 (MSG)1 Peter 4:1 (MSG)

Salt & Light

Eric Lovett

6/12/16

Description:Week 2Scriptures referenced in this sermon: Matthew 5

Brand Recognition

Eric Lovett

6/5/16

Description:Week 1Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Acts 11:25-26 NIVJohn 13:36 NIV

Today Living

Eric Lovett

5/22/16

Description:Wonder Life Series, Week 4

It's My Story, and It's Sticking to Me

Jerry Troyer

5/15/16

Description:Wonder Life Series, Week 3Special Guest Speaker, Jerry Troyer, delivers the 3rd message of the Wonder Life Series. Scriptures referenced in this sermon:Matthew 5:23-25Matthew 17:19-20Phillipians 4:8