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December 24, 2017

A Little Caesar and a Big God

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Luke 2:1–2:20

December 23, 2017

Patience and the Power of Prevailing Prayer

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 5:13–5:20

December 17, 2017

Ruth: The Redemption of Naomi

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Ruth 4:13–4:22

December 17, 2017

The Greatest Commandment

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Mark 12:28–12:34

December 10, 2017

Advent: Prepare the Way

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Mark 1:1–1:11

December 10, 2017

Ruth: From Rags to Riches - Ruth 4:7-12

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Ruth 4:7–4:12

December 9, 2017

James 5: It Doesn't Get Any Better Than This

Speaker: Ray Mehringer Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 5:13–5:16

December 6, 2017

The Greatest Commandment

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Mark 12:28–12:34

December 3, 2017

Ruth - From Rags to Riches

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Ruth 4:1–4:6

December 3, 2017

Advent: Restore Us!

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 80

December 3, 2017

First Things First: Forgiveness, Embracable and Impactful

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: 2 Corinthians 5:14–5:21, Matthew 18:21–18:35

December 3, 2017

Avoid Seduction and Personal Destruction

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Proverbs 5:1–5:23

December 3, 2017

Patience and the Power of Prevailing Prayer

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 5:7–5:20

November 29, 2017

Do Not Covet

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:17, Colossians 3:1–3:5

November 26, 2017

How Quickly Do You Forgive?

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 26, 2017

Thanksgiving That Fits

Speaker: Tim Handyside Series: Topical Sermons

November 19, 2017

Ruth 3:12-18

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 15, 2017

False Witness

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry

November 12, 2017

Ruth 3:6-11

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 12, 2017

Do You Grieve Over Sin

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 12, 2017

Kingdom Living in a Dark World

Speaker: Tim Handyside Series: Topical Sermons

November 9, 2017

Micah 3-5

Speaker: Kitty Scott Series: Women's Bible Study Topic: Women's Ministry Passage: Micah 3–5

November 8, 2017

Live to Give

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:15, Malachi 1, Malachi 3, Ephesians 4:28

November 5, 2017

Ruth: From Rags to Riches

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 5, 2017

Friendship

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q4

November 1, 2017

The Seventh Commandment

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Genesis 2:23–2:25, Deuteronomy 5, Judges 2, Hosea 1–3, 1 Corinthians 6:12–6:20, Matthew 5:27–5:30, John 8:1–8:11

October 28, 2017

Acknowledging Doing the Will of God

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 4:13–4:17

October 25, 2017

Do Not Murder

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Genesis 4, Exodus 20:13, 1 John 3:11–3:18

October 22, 2017

Rags to Riches: A Kinsman Redeemer

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Ruth 2:20–2:23

October 22, 2017

Faith Alone

Speaker: Dr. Jason Duesing Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Romans 1:16–1:17

October 18, 2017

Honor Your Father and Mother

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:12

October 15, 2017

The Great Value of Wisdom (Part 2)

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Proverbs 3:20–3:35

October 15, 2017

First Things First: Understanding How the Bible Defines Gender Roles

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Genesis 9:26–9:27, Genesis 2:18–2:24, Galatians 3:20

October 14, 2017

How to Respond to the Actions of Evildoers

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Psalm 37

October 8, 2017

Rags to Riches: Ruth 2:4-13

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q4 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Ruth 2:4–2:13

October 7, 2017

The Diagnosis

Speaker: Ray Mehringer Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 4:1–4:12

October 4, 2017

A Sabbath Rest

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Genesis 2:1–2:3, Exodus 20:8–20:11, Hebrews 4:1–4:13

October 1, 2017

The Great Value of Wisdom

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Proverbs 3:13–3:35

September 27, 2017

Hallowed Be Thy Name

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:7

September 24, 2017

Ruth 1:19-21

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q3

September 24, 2017

Thirst

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q3

September 24, 2017

How to Avoid "Blowing Up" Your Life

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Passage: Proverbs 3:1–3:12

September 20, 2017

No God, But God

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:4–20:6

September 17, 2017

Ruth 1:6-18

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q3

September 16, 2017

Authentic Wisdom

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study

September 10, 2017

Ruth 1:1-5

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Equip 2017 - Q3

September 10, 2017

The Great Value in Pursuing Wisdom

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Passage: Proverbs 2

September 6, 2017

No Other Gods

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: The 10 Commandments Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Exodus 20:1–20:3

September 3, 2017

First Things First: Contentment

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Equip 2017 - Q3 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Philippians 4:13

September 3, 2017

The Tiny Trouble Maker

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 3:1–3:12

August 30, 2017

Endure

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Disciple Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: 2 Timothy 3:10–3:17

August 27, 2017

Booze, Tattoos and Other Taboos: Fiction or Story

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q3 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Genesis 1, John 1, Hebrews 1

August 27, 2017

First Things First: Spiritual Stability

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q3 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 73:15–73:17, Philemon 4:8–4:9

August 26, 2017

Faith that Works

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 2:14–2:26

August 23, 2017

Do

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Disciple Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: John 15:9–15:17

August 20, 2017

The Perils of Partiality in the Body of Christ

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: James 2:1–2:13

August 20, 2017

First Things First: Relationships & Spiritual Stability

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q3 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 73:1–73:17, Philemon 4:1–4:7

August 13, 2017

First Things First: How Do We Relate? - Spiritual Stability

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q3 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 73:1–73:16, Philemon 4:1–4:8

August 13, 2017

God's Blueprint for the Family (Part 4)

Speaker: Tim Handyside Series: God's Blueprint for the Family Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Ephesians 6:1–6:4

August 9, 2017

Be

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Disciple Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: John 15:1–15:8

August 6, 2017

Spiritual Stability

Speaker: Mike Grant Series: Equip 2017 - Q3

August 2, 2017

Know

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: Disciple Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Colossians 3:1–3:4

July 29, 2017

Faith That Works

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Passage: James 2:14–2:26

July 19, 2017

Cost

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Disciple Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Luke 9:23–9:26

July 16, 2017

Foolproof Wisdom for Life

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Proverbs: Foolproof Wisdom for Life Passage: Proverbs 1:1–1:7

July 15, 2017

The Letter of James (cont.)

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Passage: James 1:19–1:27

July 8, 2017

All the King's Men

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Passage: Luke 6:14–6:16

July 1, 2017

The Letter of James (cont.)

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Passage: James 1:19–1:27

June 24, 2017

The Letter of James

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 1:13–1:18

June 18, 2017

Psalm 108

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 108

June 11, 2017

Psalm 101

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 101

June 3, 2017

The Blame Game

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 1:13–1:18

May 31, 2017

Love Your Neighbor

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: You Are What You Love Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 22:34–22:40

May 28, 2017

Psalm 88: The Darkest Psalm

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 88–88

May 27, 2017

The Letter of James: Lesson One

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: James 1:1–1:12

May 21, 2017

Our Prayer Book: Psalm 51

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 51

May 21, 2017

The Song of the Cross

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Psalm 22:1–22:21

May 17, 2017

Pray to Your Father

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: You Are What You Love Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 6:5–6:13

May 13, 2017

Peter's Brother and Sons of Thunder

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Luke 6:14

May 10, 2017

Eat The Word

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: You Are What You Love Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Psalm 119:9–119:16

May 7, 2017

Psalm 37

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 37

May 7, 2017

The 3rd Person (Part 12)

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: The Doctrines of the Holy Spirit Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: 1 Thessalonians 12:1–12:10

April 30, 2017

Our Prayer Book: Psalm 90

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 90

April 30, 2017

The Body of Christ

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: 1 Corinthians 12:12–12:31

April 22, 2017

The Letter of Paul to Philemon

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Ephesians 5–6, Colossians 4

April 21, 2017

An Essential for Biblical Manhood: Godly Zeal

Speaker: Geoff Kirkland Series: Men's Steak Out Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: John 2:17

April 14, 2017

God In and On the Cross

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Good Friday 2017 Topic: Good Friday Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:18–1:25

April 12, 2017

What's Good About This Friday?

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Student Ministry Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Numbers 21:4–21:9, John 3:1–3:16

April 9, 2017

Our Prayer Book: Psalms 39

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 39

April 8, 2017

All The King's Men (Peter)

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Luke 6:14a

April 5, 2017

To Give and To Serve

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Student Ministry Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Mark 10:35–10:45

April 2, 2017

Our Prayer Book: Psalm 1

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Equip 2017 - Q2 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Psalm 1:1–1:6

March 26, 2017

Why Money Matters

Speaker: Tim Handyside Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Matthew 6:19–6:24

March 25, 2017

Twelve F.A.T. Guys

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: 2 Timothy 2:2, Luke 6:13–6:16

March 12, 2017

License to Kill

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Romans 8:13–8:13

March 12, 2017

Cleansing the Guilty Conscience

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Hebrews 9:1–9:14

March 11, 2017

The Parable of the Lost Coins

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Luke 15:8–15:10

March 8, 2017

Poor and Needy

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Student Ministry Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Psalm 40

March 5, 2017

Waging Righteousness

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Romans 6:1–6:14

March 1, 2017

The Blessing of God-given Friendship

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: Looking for Friendship Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Ecclesiastes 4:9–4:12

February 26, 2017

Fighting Worldliness

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: 1 John 5:18–5:21

February 26, 2017

The Triple Crown of Parables

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Luke 15:1–15:32

February 26, 2017

The Study of the Book of Nahum: Chapters 2-3

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Nahum 2:13–3:19

February 22, 2017

Two Options

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: Looking for Friendship Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: James 4:1–4:10, John 15:12–15:17

February 19, 2017

What Is the World?

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons

February 18, 2017

Testimony of George Geno

Speaker: George Geno Series: Men's Breakfast Topic: Men's Ministry

February 11, 2017

You Are Going To Die

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Genesis 2:16–2:16

February 4, 2017

The Study of the Book of Nahum Chapter One Cont.

Speaker: Jerry Marshall Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Nahum 1:1–1:15, Nahum 2:1–2:13

January 29, 2017

Session 4

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Ascend Middle School Winter Retreat 2017 Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 5:9–5:12

January 29, 2017

Follow the Leader

Speaker: Kevin Bult Series: Topical Sermons Topic: Sunday Morning Sermons Passage: Mark 10:32–10:52

January 29, 2017

The Parable of the Great Supper

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Luke 14:15–14:24

January 28, 2017

Session 3

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Ascend Middle School Winter Retreat 2017 Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 5:7–5:8

January 28, 2017

Session 2

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Ascend Middle School Winter Retreat 2017 Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 5:5–5:6

January 28, 2017

How Christ Picks Us Up After We Have Fallen Down Hard

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: Saturday Morning Men's Study Topic: Men's Ministry Passage: Matthew 26:69–26:75, John 21:1–21:22

January 27, 2017

Session 1

Speaker: Jeremiah Kirberg Series: Ascend Middle School Winter Retreat 2017 Topic: Ascend Student Ministry Passage: Matthew 5:1–5:4

January 22, 2017

The Parable of the Fig Tree

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Luke 13:6–13:9

January 22, 2017

An Unusual Dinner Invitation

Speaker: Eric Ortscheid Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Luke 19:1

January 8, 2017

Caught in the Act

Speaker: Jason Todd Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: John 7:53–8:11

January 8, 2017

The Parables of Luke: Introduction to Parables

Speaker: Joe Swigart Series: EQUIP 2017 - Q1 Topic: EQUIP - Sunday Morning Educational Hour Passage: Matthew 12–13, Luke 1, Luke 8