AM Sermon 4/26/15: “One Thing”

AM Scripture Reading: Mark 10.1722 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “ONE THING” Introduction: We often use the expression “one thing” for emphasis sake. (E.g., “Just one more thing.” “One thing you should know.”) English versions of the Bible translate a variety of phrases into the common idiom, “one thing.” …

Simply Psalms – March 7 & 8th, 2015 Lectureship

4 preachers from California and Nevada, all former trainees of the Los Osos congregation’s preacher training program, returned for the second former trainee lectureship this year. Brothers Mario Marin, Chris Pruitt, Danny Matchniff, and David Fiddament chose five beautiful Psalms we thought we all knew and had exhausted the application …

Put Memory to Good Use

Do you remember when Jesus encouraged His disciples to “Remember Lot’s wife” (Luke 17.32; see Genesis 19)? The context of this statement is Jesus warning of His coming judgement. He had just answered the Pharisees’ question about the coming of the kingdom of God, because they were quite sure it …

AM Sermon 3/1/15: “This Is Love”

AM Scripture Reading: 1 John 4.7-11 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “This Is Love!” 1 John 4.10 Introduction: We sometimes forget that God loves us, even when we make a mess of our lives. (1 John 2.1-2; 4.7-11) Text: “This is love: not that we loved God, but that …