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How to Suffer for Christ | North Shore Notes
June 15, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Adjust Your Expectations About Suffering (v.12). (MULTILINE) Trust God with the Purpose of Suffering (vv.12). (MULTILINE) Choose to Rejoice in Suffering (vv.13-14). (MULTILINE) Glorify God in Suffering (vv.15-18). (MULTILINE) Entrust Yourself to God in Suffering (v.19). (MUL …

It’s Gonna Happen
June 15, 2024
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Suffer with joy (vv. 12-13) (MULTILINE) 2. Suffer with righteousness (vv. 14-18) (MULTILINE) 3. Suffer with trust (v. 19) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-stateme …

From Now Until the End
June 8, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Arm Yourself for Suffering (v. 1) (MULTILINE) 2 Leave the Past Behind (vv. 1-3) (MULTILINE) 3 Live for the Right Judgment (vv. 4-5) (MULTILINE) 4 Love One Other Earnestly (vv. 7-11) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the ch …

Sweet Victory
June 1, 2024
Pastor Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 He Brought Us to God (v. 18a) (MULTILINE) 2 He Preached to the Spirits (vv. 18-20) (MULTILINE) 3 He Subjected the Powers (vv. 18-22) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/fina …

That the World May Know | North Shore Notes
May 25, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Our conduct in the church (v. 8). (MULTILINE) 5 CHARACTERISTICS OF A HEALTHY CHURCH (MULTILINE) Our conduct in the world (vv. 9-17). (MULTILINE) A. Be ready to bless (vv.9-12). (MULTILINE) B. Be not afraid (vv.13-14). (MULTILINE) C. Be ready to give an answer (v.15). (MULTIL …

Even When It’s Hard
May 25, 2024
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Love with humility (v. 8)  (MULTILINE) Repay with blessing (v. 9–12) (MULTILINE) Rest with trust (v. 13–15a) (MULTILINE) Answer with hope (v. 15b–17) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harves …

All in the Family | North Shore Notes
May 18, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) A Word to Wives (vv.1-6). (MULTILINE) A. Witness by Submission (v.1). (MULTILINE) B. Witness without Words (vv.1-2). (MULTILINE) C. Witness with Inner Beauty (vv.3-6). (MULTILINE) A Word to Husbands (v.7). (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financi …

All in the Family | Elgin Notes
May 18, 2024
Pastor John Nichols

Introduction (MULTILINE) A Word to Wives We each have a role to play. Witness without words. Keep your eyes on Jesus. Treat him with respect. (MULTILINE) A Word to Husbands Be a lifelong learner. Treat her with honor. Remember her value. Don’t ignore the Lord. (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MUL …

Manner Matters
May 18, 2024
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor Romarez Moody

Introduction (MULTILINE) Our conduct can win others (MULTILINE) Our conduct reveals our true adorning (MULTILINE) Our conduct should be honoring  (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statemen …

Witness When the World is Watching
May 12, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Obey Their Rules (13-17) (MULTILINE) 2 Suffer Differently (18-25) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

How Our Deference to Authority Enhances God’s Fame | Cathedral Notes
May 11, 2024
Dr. Mike Vanlaningham

Thesis: God will be glorified as we live with deference to the various authorities that exist in our lives. Respect Authority (2:13-17) (MULTILINE) 2. Suffer Well (2:18-25) (MULTILINE) It Pleases God (2:18-20) (MULTILINE) It Imitates Jesus (2:21-23) (MULTILINE) It Has Influence (2:24-25) (MULTILINE) …

Witness When the World is Watching
May 11, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Obey Their Rules (13-17) (MULTILINE) 2 Suffer Differently (18-25) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

Christian Conduct
May 4, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Dave Learned

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Christian Conduct is Fueled by Christian Position (11) (MULTILINE) 2 Christian Conduct Results from Winning the Inner War (11) (MULTILINE) 3 Christian Conduct Has Apologetic Power (12) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the …

Who Are We? | North Shore Notes
April 27, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) We are the new Temple (vv.4-8). (MULTILINE) We are the new Priesthood (v.5, 9). (MULTILINE) We are the new Israel (vv.9-10). (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-stat …

Royals in Disguise | Cathedral Notes
April 27, 2024
Pastor Luke Mead

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Don’t contradict love (MULTILINE) 2 Richness in rejection (MULTILINE) 3 Called to royalty (MULTILINE) 4 Don’t contradict new (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-st …

Newborn Infants, Living Stones, and Royal Priests
April 27, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Newborn Infants  vv. 1-3 (MULTILINE) 2 Living Stones vv. 4-8 (MULTILINE) 3 Royal Priests  vv. 9-10 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

A Strange Way to Live | North Shore Notes
April 20, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Live in hope. (v.13). (MULTILINE) Live in holiness.(vv.14-16). (MULTILINE) Live in fear. (vv.17-21). (MULTILINE) Live in love. (vv.22-2:3). (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org …

Wholly Holy
April 20, 2024
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Live holy in imitation. vv. 13-16 (MULTILINE) 2. Live holy in fear.  vv. 17-21 (MULTILINE) 3. Live holy in love. 22-25 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements …

So Great a Salvation | North Shore Campus
April 13, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1. Our Salvation is CAUSED by God (v.3). (MULTILINE) Our Salvation results in HOPE (v.3). (MULTILINE) Our Salvation includes an INHERITANCE ( vv.4-5). (MULTILINE) Our Salvation gives us perspective about TRIALS (v.6-9). (MULTILINE) Our Salvation was PREDICTED in the Old Test …

Our Living Hope
April 13, 2024
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Our hope is secure: worship. vv. 3–5 (MULTILINE) Our hope outweighs our suffering: rejoice. vv. 6–9 (MULTILINE) Our hope was promised: remember. vv. 10–12 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Applciation (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.h …

Elect Exiles
April 6, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 We Are Exiles v. 1 (MULTILINE) 2 We Are Elect  vv. 1-2 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Elect Exiles | North Shore Campus Notes
April 6, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 We are ELECT of God (vv.1-2). (MULTILINE) A. SELECTED according to the foreknowledge of the Father (v.2a). B. SANCTIFIED in the Spirit (v.2b). C. SPRINKLED by Jesus Christ (v.2c). 2 We are EXILES on Earth (v.1). (MULTILINE) OUR TRUE HOME (MULTILINE) HOW THEN SHALL WE LIVE? …

The Joyful Pursuit of the Kingdom
March 30, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) The King’s MESSAGE (1:14-15). (MULTILINE) The King’s INVITATION (1:15; John 3). (MULTILINE) The King’s FOLLOWERS (1:16-20). (MULTILINE) A. They ‘repent and believe.’ (Mark 1:15; Luke 5:1-11). (MULTILINE) B. They immediately left their nets to follow Jesus (Mark. 1:17, 20). ( …

Hidden Treasure
March 30, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Two Parables vv. 44-46 (MULTILINE) 2 One Question (MULTILINE) 3 Two Challenges (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Do You Have Ears to Hear?
March 23, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1. The Sower is JESUS (vv. 2-3, 14). (MULTILINE) 2. The Seed is THE WORD OF GOD (Mk. 4:14; Mt. 13:19; Lk. 8:11). (MULTILINE) 3. The Soils are HEARTS. SOIL #1: The HARD HEART (vv. 4,19). (MULTILINE) SOIL #2: The SHALLOW HEART (vv. 5-6, 20-21). (MULTILINE) SOIL #3: The CROWDED …

Ears to Hear
March 23, 2024
Pastor Jeff Thompson, Pastor John Nichols

Introduction (MULTILINE) Salvation is hard. vv. 1-9 (MULTILINE) Salvation is of the Lord. vv. 10-17 (MULTILINE) Salvation requires perseverance. vv. 18-23 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial …

A Fish Story
March 16, 2024
Pastor Luke Mead

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1: Judgement is Coming (MULTILINE) 2: Christian, You Have a Mission! (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

Biggest Catch
March 16, 2024
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 The Net  v. 47 (MULTILINE) 2 The Fish. v. 48 (MULTILINE) 3 The Result.  vv, 49–50 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

A Little Kingdom with Big Plans
March 9, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 The Kingdom of Heaven has Surprising Growth (vv. 31-32) (MULTILINE) 2 The Kingdom of Heaven has Surprising Influence (v. 33) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-st …

A World of Wheat and Weeds
March 2, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 The Parable (vv. 24-30) (MULTILINE) 2 The Explanation of the Parable (vv. 36-43) (MULTILINE) 3 The Points of the Parable (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statem …

Deeply Rooted in Community
February 24, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Community helps us to handle the HARSH realities of life. (MULTILINE) Community helps us to live GRACIOUSLY with others. (MULTILINE) Community helps us to live out the ONE ANOTHER commands of the Bible. (MULTILINE) Community helps us to stand STRONG spiritually (Heb. 10:25). …

The End of the Matter
February 24, 2024
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Remember God: Life is Fleeting (vv. 1-7) (MULTILINE) 2 Practice Wisdom: Life is Vanity (vv. 8-12) (MULTILINE) 3 Fear God: Justice is Coming (vv. 13-14) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.ha …

The Wilderness of the Soul
February 17, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 WHERE IS GOD IN THE WILDERNESS? (MULTILINE) 2 WHAT IS GOD DOING IN THE WILDERNESS? (MULTILINE) He is orchestrating his PLAN (Gen 15:13-14; Ex. 13:17-18; Ps. 139:16).  He is not GIVING his people more than they can handle (Ex. 13:17). He is PURIFYING his people through test …

The Unpredictable Life
February 17, 2024
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor John Nichols, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Wisdom is good . . . but it’s not a guarantee (vs. 11-12) (MULTILINE) 2 Wisdom is good . . . but it’s not always rewarded (vs. 13-16) (MULTILINE) 3 Wisdom is good . . . but it’s not secure (vs. 17-18) (MULTILINE) Application/Conclusion (MULTILINE) For the latest financial …

Deeper with the Spirit
February 10, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction Who is the Holy Spirit? (MULTILINE) The Holy Spirit is a PERSON (John 16:13-14). (MULTILINE) 2. The Holy Spirit is GOD (Acts 5:1-4). (MULTILINE) How does the Holy Spirit help us spiritually? He is described as ANOTHER COMFORTER (Jn 14:16). (MULTILINE) He is not just with us he is IN us …

An Unhealthy Lack of Focus on Death
February 10, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 The Importance of Thinking About Death (vv. 1-4) (MULTILINE) 2 The Outcomes of Thinking About Death (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

Proceeds with Caution
February 3, 2024
Pastor Luke Mead

1) BEWARE: Money 10-17 (MULTILINE) 2) Enjoy: experiences (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

Choose the Greater Reward
February 3, 2024
Pastor Larry Geisler

Choose The Greater Reward (v. 5-6) (MULTILINE) See God for who He is (v. 7-9) (MULTILINE) 2. Love God for how He works (v. 10) (MULTILINE) 3. Trust God for what you need (v. 11-13) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www. …

The Danger and Delight of Money
February 3, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Money Can be Dangerous (vv. 10-17) (MULTILINE) 2 Money Can be Delightful (vv. 18-20) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

A Life Built on the Rock
January 27, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1. DELIGHT yourself in the Word of God. (MULTILINE) A. The Word of God is RELIABLE. (MULTILINE) B. The Word of God is BENEFICIAL. (MULTILINE) 2. DEVOTE yourself to the Word of God. (MULTILINE) A. Devotion expressed in PRAYER. (MULTILINE) B. Devotion expressed in MEDITATION. …

The Frustration and Gift of Life
January 27, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Our Experience (vv. 1-8) (MULTILINE) 2 Our Frustration (vv. 9-11) (MULTILINE) 3 Our Response (vv. 12-14) (MULTILINE) Conclusion (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Going Deeper
January 20, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Eliminate Hurry. (MULTILINE) 2 Practice Sabbath. (MULTILINE) 3 Hit the Spiritual Gym. (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

It’s My Pleasure
January 20, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 What Pleasures Did Qohelet Try? (vs. 1-10) (MULTILINE) 2 What Answers Did Qohelet Find? (v. 11) (MULTILINE) 3 What Conclusion Should We Make? (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Restoring the Romance
January 13, 2024
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1. His PRESENCE among the church (v.1). (MULTILINE) 2. His PRAISE for the church (vv.2-3). (MULTILINE) 3. His PROBLEM with the church (v.4). (MULTILINE) 4. His PRESCRIPTION for the church (v.5a). (MULTILINE) 5. His PROGNOSIS for the church (vv.5b). (MULTILINE) 6. His PROMISE …

This Fleeting Unfulfilling Life
January 13, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) Passage (MULTILINE) Applications It’s important for Christians to be honest about life. We can’t hope for the things of this fallen world to provide what only heaven can. (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/fin …

I Thank God for You
January 6, 2024
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Generosity (MULTILINE) 2 Love of God’s Word (MULTILINE) 3 Perseverance (MULTILINE) 4 Growing Humility (MULTILINE) 5 Desire for Impact (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/fin …

The Good Life
December 30, 2023
Pastor Romarez Moody

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1.  The Spirit-Controlled Life   vv. 1-4 (MULTILINE) 2. The Christ-Centered Life  vv. 5-8 (MULTILINE) 3.  The God-Focused Life        vv. 9-11 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible. …

God Is Compassionate
December 23, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE)  1 The Compassionate God in the Old Testament (MULTILINE) 2 The Compassionate God in the New Testament (MULTILINE) 3 Our Compassionate Response (MULTILINE) Application/Response (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.o …

God Is Faithful
December 16, 2023
Pastor Cory Anderson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 God is faithful to his promises. (MULTILINE) FULFILLMENT OF MESSIANIC PROPHECIES  Born of a woman (Gen. 3:15; Gal. 4:4). Born of a virgin (Is. 7:14; Mt. 1:21ff). Of the seed of Abraham (Gen. 12:1-3; 22:18; Mt. 1:1; Gal.3:16). Of the tribe of Judah (Gen. 49:10; Lk. 3:23, 33 …

God Is Near
December 9, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Started Near (MULTILINE) 2 Stayed Near (MULTILINE) 3 Came Near (MULTILINE) 4 Forever Near (MULTILINE) Conclusion (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/

God is Generous
December 2, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Realizing the Generosity of God (vv. 5-11) (MULTILINE) 2 Responding to the Generosity of God (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Compare and Contrast
November 25, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Lydia (vv. 11-15) (MULTILINE) 2 Slave Girl (vv. 16-24) (MULTILINE) 3 Prison Guard (vv. 25-34) (MULTILINE) 4 Three Lessons (MULTILINE) For financial updates, check back on December 1, 2023.

Down by the River
November 18, 2023
Pastor John Smith

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 No Temple, No Problem vv. 11-13 (MULTILINE) 2 Worshiping God ≠ Saved v. 14 (MULTILINE) 3 Generous Aftermath v. 15 (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   …

Willing to Go and Willing to Wait
November 11, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Willing to Go (vv. 1-5) (MULTILINE) 2 Willing to Wait (vv. 6-10) (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

A Sharp Disagreement
November 4, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE)  1 Conflict Happens (vv. 36-39a) (MULTILINE) 2 God Isn’t Conflicted (vv. 39b-41) (MULTILINE) 3 So Let it Go (MULTILINE) Conclusion/Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Wanna Fight?
October 28, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) Tell the Story (MULTILINE) 2. Two Lessons We Learn (MULTILINE) Some things are worth fighting for (MULTILINE)  Some things are worth giving up (MULTILINE) Conclusion (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financia …

Accomplishing God’s Mission
October 21, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Endure suffering      vv. 19-22 (MULTILINE) 2 Continue in the faith            vv. 21-23 (MULTILINE) 3 Watch God open doors        vv. 24-28 (MULTILINE) Application/Conclusion (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible. …

All Just a Big Misunderstanding
October 14, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction (MULTILINE) 1 Tell the Story (MULTILINE) 2 What We Learn (MULTILINE) Application (MULTILINE) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

Powerful Preaching
October 7, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Repeating the Message (vv. 13-37) 2 Responding to the Message (vv. 38-41) 3 Results of the Message (vv. 42-52) Application For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Real Missions
September 30, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

  Introduction 1 Remember The Holy Spirit Sent Us (vv. 4-5) 2 Remember Adversaries Will Confront Us (vv. 6-8) 3 Remember Even the Most Unlikely Will Believe Us (vv. 9-12) Application For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  …

A Missionary Church
September 23, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Broad Leadership (v. 1) 2 Spiritual Expectancy (v. 2) 3 Sacrificial Mission (vv. 2-3) Application For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/     

Get Agrippa
September 16, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction 1  God’s Name is Higher 2. God’s Justice is Perfect 3. God’s Power is Greater Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Jailbreak
September 9, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Tell the Story 2 Two Applications Conclusion/Application For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Becoming a Great Church
September 2, 2023
Pastor Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Great Churches Rely on the Hand of the Lord (vv. 19-21) 2. Great Churches Grow Through Strong Exhortation and Teaching (vv. 22-26) 3 Great Churches Share Even When It’s Hard (vv. 27-30) Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org …

Citizens of the Kingdom of God
August 26, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 What is the Kingdom of God? 2 How Do We Enter the Kingdom of God? 3 How Do We Live Awaiting the Full Kingdom of God? Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

What in the World are We Even Doing Here?
August 19, 2023
Pastor Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Uniquely Planted 2 Deeply Rooted 3 Carefully Pruned 4 Persistently Fruitful Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Why You Can Trust the Bible
August 12, 2023
Pastors Jeff Bucknam, Larry Geisler, Brit Gilman, James Herlo, Brian McClain

Introduction Notes Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

Identity Crisis
August 5, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson, Pastor Romarez Moody, Pastor Jon Bell

Introduction 1 Set the foundation 2 Engage practically 3 Remember the goal Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Does Prayer Change the Outcome?
July 29, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Pray with dependence (vv. 1-4) 2 Pray with persistence (vv. 5-8) 3 Pray with expectation (vv. 9-12) 4 Pray and encounter His presence (v. 13) Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

How Do I Determine God’s Will for My Life?
July 22, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson, Pastor John Nichols

Introduction The will of God is a surrendered, transformed life. 1 Knowledge of His Word 2 Obedience to His Spirit 3 Freedom in His Sovereignty 4 Trust in His Promises Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

Politically Charged
July 15, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction 1 Our lens needs to change. 2 Our actions need to be measured. 3 Our engagement needs to be informed. Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

The Religion of Secularism
July 1, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction How is Secularism a Religion Three Results of Secularism Being the Religion of the Realm Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Why Does God Allow Suffering and Evil?
June 24, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 God cares about our suffering. 2 God is working in and through our suffering. Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/    

Love the Sinner, Hate the Sin
June 17, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction For the Love of God 2. Love-Hate Relationship 3. Just Do It ™ Conclusion For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/     

And a Twist
June 10, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction The Danger in Being Religious (vv. 1-4) The Primacy of People over Plants (vv. 5–11) For the latest financial updates from the church, check out https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ .

Revival
June 3, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 God Brings Repentance (vv. 1-4) 2 Repentance Produces Evidence (vv. 5-9) 3 Repentance Given by God Leads to Relenting of Harm by God (v. 10) For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

The Fin-tastic Tale of Jonah
May 27, 2023
Dr. Michael Vanlaningham

Thesis: It’s always a good idea to do what our sovereign God commands us to do. There are two reasons it is a good idea. If we don’t, He might send a storm (which He’ll control) (1:4-17) He crafted the tempest (vv. 4-5) He governed the crew (vv. 6-13) He calmed the sea (vv. 14-16) He placed the fish …

Tarshish is Cooler than Nineveh
May 20, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Primacy of Preaching (1:1-2) 2 The Foolishness of Fleeing (1:3) For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

God Is
May 13, 2023
Pastor Romarez Moody

Introduction 1 God is: All-knowing 2 God is: Everywhere 3 God is: All-power 4 God is: Worthy of Praise Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Treasure from the Junk Drawer
May 6, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Ministry is best done together. 2 Ministry is best done with love. 3 Ministry is best done with focus. Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Travel Plans
April 29, 2023
Dr. Jeff Buckbnam

Introduction 1 Give as Able (vv. 1-4) 2 Live as Directed (vv. 5-9) 3 Honor as is Right (vv. 10-11) For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

The Resurrection Body
April 22, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 A Cool New Body 2 A Cool New Taunt 3 A Cool New Motivation For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Resurrecting the Resurrection
April 15, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Don’t Be Ridiculous (vv. 12-19) 2 The Future is Fabulous (vv. 20-28) 3 Sober Up (vv. 29-34) For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/        

The Gospel
April 8, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Gospel is Something to Be Reminded Of (v. 1) 2 The Gospel Must be Held Fast to Achieve its Goal (vv. 1-2) 3 The Gospel is About Jesus Dying for Our Sins (v. 3) 4 The Gospel is a Fact (vv. 3-7) 5 The Gospel Drives Our Response (vv. 8-11) For the latest financial updates, go to http …

Gifts When We Gather
April 1, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction When bringing my gift to church . . .   Does it build up? (vv. 26-28) Does it bring peace? (vv. 29-35) Is it done in order? (vv. 36-40) Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/    

An Alignment Problem
March 25, 2023
Pastor John Nichols

Introduction 1 Gifts without love are useless. 2 My gifts are not for me. 3 Don’t act like a child. For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

What’s Love Got to Do with It?
March 18, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson, Pastor Jon Bell

Introduction 1 All You Need is Love (vv. 1-3) 2 What is Love? (vv. 4-7) 3 Love Will Go On (vv. 8-13) Application For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

A Church for the Gifted
March 11, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 We Are All Part of One Body (vv. 12-13) 2 We Are All Needed in the Body (vv. 14-26) 3 When We Gather, Some Contributions Are More Edifying than Others (vv. 27-31a) Application For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Gifted
March 4, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 We Are All Spiritual (vv. 1-3) 2 We Are All Gifted for Good (vv. 4-7) 3 We Are All What We Are Because God Wanted It That Way (vv. 8-11) Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Table Manners
February 25, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor Jon Bell (AU only), Pastor Luke Mead (CC only)

Introduction   Come to the table . . . With proper manners – Manner matters 17–22 With proper meaning – Remembrance not ritual 23–26 With proper meditation – Prepare before you eat 27–32 Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Authority and Honor
February 18, 2023
Pastor Jeff Thompson, Pastor Jon Bell (Aurora only)

Introduction 1 The Passage 2 The Principles Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

In Summary . . .
February 11, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Passage (1 Corinthians 10:24-11:1) 2 Applications Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

All In?
February 4, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Our Allegiance to God Must be Lovingly Protected (14) 2 Our Allegiance to God Must be Regularly Reaffirmed (15-17) 3 Our Allegiance to God Must be Unashamedly Uncompromising (18-22) Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Run to Win the Prize
January 28, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Winning the Prize Requires Discipline (9:24-27) 2 Winning the Prize Requires Obedience More than Religious Participation (10:1-11) 3 Winning the Prize Requires Escape (10:12-13) Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   …

Winning More
January 21, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Passage 2 Three Applications Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Lay It Down
January 14, 2023
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction 1)         I have rights. vv. 1–12a 2)         My rights can hinder the Gospel.  vv. 12b–14 3)         Let nothing hinder the Gospel.  vv. 15–18 Conclusion For the latest financial updates, go to https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Dead Idol Meat
January 7, 2023
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Situation 2 The Response (8:1-13) 3 The Principles Conclusion View church financial updates here: https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Be a Daily Influencer for Jesus
December 31, 2022
Pastor John Smith

Introduction 1 Be Salty 5:13-14 2 Be Bright 5:15-16 Conclusion View church financial updates here: https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

Christmas Providence and Priorities
December 25, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Providence of God (vv. 1–7) 2 The Priorities of God (vv. 8–20) Conclusion View church financial updates here: https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Mary’s Song
December 17, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 There’s Something About Mary 2 There’s Something About God Conclusion View church financial updates here: https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Hail Mary
December 10, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Where God Places, He Graces (vv. 26–29) 2 Where God Places, He Enables (v. 28) 3 Where God Places, We Submit (vv. 30–38) Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

Neither Jew nor Greek
December 3, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Realization of Social and Ethnic Harmony (Acts 11:1–18) 2 The Reason for Social and Ethnic Harmony (Romans 2–3) 3 The Results of Social and Ethnic Harmony Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/    

Wholly the Holy Spirit
November 26, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Holy Spirit Leads Unexpectedly (vv. 1–16) 2 The Holy Spirit Works Behind the Scenes (vv. 17–23) 3 The Holy Spirit Involves Us in His Joy (vv. 24–33) 4 The Holy Spirit Wants a Response (vv. 34–43) 5 The Holy Spirit Tears Down the Walls (vv. 44–48) Conclusion Church Updates are avai …

Multiplication by Imitation
November 19, 2022
Harvest Pastors

Introduction 1 Go to those in need. vv. 32–35 2 Have faith beyond experience. vv. 36–39 3 Do what Jesus did. vv. 40–43 Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

Following Jesus 101
November 12, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction Turn Around (vs. 19b–22) 2. Find Friends (vs. 23–30) 3. Have Hope (v. 31) Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/   

Words to Those Far from Jesus
November 5, 2022
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction Jesus says, “Stop.” (vv. 1–9) Jesus says, “Go.” (vv. 10–16) Jesus says, “See.” (vv. 17–19a) Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/  

What to Expect on the Mission
October 30, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction: 1 The Story of Acts 8:26-402 Four Expectations of the Mission Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

The Scattered, the Samaritans, and the Sorcerer
October 22, 2022

Introduction 1 The Scattered (v. 4-5)2 The Samaritans (v. 4-17) 3 The Sorcerer (v. 18-25)  Conclusion   Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements . 

The Scattered, the Samaritans and the Sorcerer
October 22, 2022
Pastor Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Scattered (v. 4-5)2 The Samaritans (v. 4-17) 3 The Sorcerer (v. 18-25)   Conclusion

Persecuted
October 15, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Persecution is Expected (v. 1) 2 Persecution is Clarifying (v. 2) 3 Persecution is Under Control (v. 3) Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements . 

Death by Discipleship
October 8, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 True Discipleship Requires Profession Matched by Practice (vv. 54–58a) 2 True Discipleship Begins with the Most Unexpected People (vv. 57–58) 3 True Discipleship Results in Looking Like Jesus (vv. 59–60) Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial …

Walking in the Ways of Jesus
October 1, 2022
Pastor Tommy Creutz, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction When I walk in the ways of Jesus . . .  My life mirrors Christ. And my life will mirror Christ’s. Conclusion Church Updates are available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements .

Death by Division
September 24, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Be Uncompromising On Our Calling (vv. 1–4) 2 Be Compromising On Our Power (vv. 2–7) Conclusion Church Updates available at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/.   

Control and Commitment
September 17, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Tell the Story 2 Two Applications Conclusion Church Updates at https://www.harvestbible.org/financial-statements/ 

The Nature of Saving Faith
September 10, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Three Characteristics of Saving Faith A Professed Faith A Practiced Faith A Persevering Faith 2  Two Implications Consider Yourself Consider Your Church Conclusion Church Updates

Just Keep Running
September 3, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Embrace Your Race (v. 1) 2 Run Without the Robe (v. 1) 3 Welcome the Witnesses (vv. 1–2) Conclusion Church Updates

What’s Happened Will Happen
August 27, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Remember the Victories of the Past (vv. 1–3) 2 Remember the Joys of the Future (vv. 4–6) Conclusion Church Updates  

What to Do in Times of Despair
August 20, 2022
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 I call to the Lord.  vv. 1–2 2 I remember forgiveness.  vv. 3–4 3 I wait and trust.  vv. 5–6 4 We hope in the Lord.  vv. 7–8 Church Updates

Dwelling in Unity
August 13, 2022
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Unity is a blessing.  v. 1 2 Unity leads to holiness.  v. 2 3 Unity brings refreshment.  v. 3 Conclusion Church Updates

The Fearfully Blessed Life
August 6, 2022
Harvest Pastors

Introduction 1 The fear of the Lord in my life 2 The Lord’s favor in my life Conclusion Church Updates

Who’s in Charge Here?
July 30, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Builder (v. 1a) 2 The Watchman (v. 1b) 3 The Farmer (vv. 1–2) 4 The Point Conclusion Church Updates

The God Who Watches Over Us
July 23, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Mountains (vv. 1–2) I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? 2 My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. 2 A Slipping Foot (v. 3a) He will not let your foot be moved 3 A Sleeping Guard (vv. 3b-4) He who keeps you will not slumber. 4 Behold, he wh …

Faithful to the End
July 16, 2022
Pastor Romarez Moody, Pastor John Nichols, Pastor Conley McCabe, Pastor Luke Mead, Pastor Tom Madison, Pastor John Smith

Introduction 1 Steadfastly Resolved   vv. 1–7 2 Spiritually Hungry.  vv. 8–12 3 Securely Confident.  vv. 13–14 Conclusion Church Updates

How Does God Respond to the Discouraged?
July 9, 2022
Pastor Jon Kelly, Pastor Jeff Bucknam, Pastor Bryan Bradshaw, Pastor Tim Dalrymple, Mone Vue, Pastor John Nichols

Introduction He Sustains Us 1–8 He Speaks to Us  9–14 He Sends Us 15–18 Conclusion Church Updates

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble
July 2, 2022
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction Half-hearted worship isn’t acceptable.  vv. 17–21 When idols fail, we try harder.   vv. 22–29 Idols cannot do what only God can.   vv. 30–40 Conclusion Church Updates

When It Feels Like the Plan Fell Apart
June 25, 2022
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction 1 Search for the explanation. 2 Watch God do the unprecedented. 3 See faith continue to grow. Conclusion Church Updates

The Bigger and Better God
June 18, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Our God is in Control of Even the Most Difficult Situations (vv. 8–12) 2 Our God Provides What His Rivals Promise (vv. 12–14) 3 Our God Wants Our Faith (vv. 15–16) Conclusion   Church Updates

This is the Day of Elijah
June 11, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 A Jealous God Provoked (v. 1) 2 A Jealous for God Prophet (v.1) 3 A Jealous God’s Provision (vv. 2–7) Conclusion Church Updates

A Right Relationship to God and Riches
June 4, 2022
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Riches shouldn’t produce pride. (v. 17a) 2 Riches won’t bring security. (v, 17b) 3 We should be rich in good works. (v. 18a) 4 Generosity brings the true riches. (v. 18b-19) Conclusion Church Updates

Double the Money
May 28, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Tell Story 2 Three Reflections Conclusion Church Updates

Give to Get to Give
May 21, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Giving Ought to Be Cheerful (vv. 6-7) 2 Giving isn’t Really Risky (vv. 8-9) 3 Giving Leads to Greater Capacity for Giving (vv. 10-11) 4 Giving Proves Our Confession is True (vv. 12-15) Conclusion Church Updates

A Money Story: The Wee Little Man
May 14, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Story 2 The Point Conclusion Church Updates

The Sad Rich Ruler: A Money Story
May 7, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1  Jesus is Good and His Teaching on Money is for Our Good (vv. 18–19) 2  Our Money Can Mean More than Money (vv. 20–23) 3  It’s Really Hard for a Rich Person to be a Christian (vv. 24–27) 4  You Can’t Out-Give God (vv. 28–30) Conclusion Church Updates

What Kingdom Do You Seek?
April 30, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Guard Against the Desire for More (vv. 13–15) 2 Having Money Isn’t the Issue, But What We Do with It Is (vv. 16–21) 3 We Love Money Because We Think God Doesn’t Love Us (vv. 22–32) 4 Invest in the Biggest Treasure (vv. 32–34) Conclusion Church Updates

Now What?
April 23, 2022
Pastor Jeff Thompson

Introduction 1 Jesus still pursues. (vv. 1–4) 2 Jesus still works. (vv. 5–11) 3 Jesus still calls. (vv. 12–14) Conclusion Church Updates

He Has Risen, Just as He Said
April 17, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 The Resurrection is True (v. 1) 2 The Resurrection is Powerful (vv. 2–4) 3 The Resurrection is Physical (vv. 5–10) Conclusion Church Updates

Mary Meets the Gardener
April 16, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 There’s No Question This Happened (vv. 1–4) 2 There’s No Need for Crying (vv. 3–15) 3 There’s No Way We Can Stay the Same (vv. 16–18) Conclusion Church Updates

To Marry or Not to Marry
April 9, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Singleness Means Singular Devotion (vv. 25–28, 32–35) 2 Time is Running Short (vv. 29–31) 3 Successful Singleness Has Conditions (vv. 36–38) Two Concluding Implications Church Updates

When Your Lot is a Lot
April 2, 2022
Pastor Jeff Bucknam

Introduction 1 Your Lot is Assigned by God (v. 17) 2 Your Lot Doesn’t Need to Change (vv. 18–23) 3 Your Lot Can be Changed (v. 21) 4 Your Lot Isn’t Only Yours (v. 24) Conclusion Church Updates

Finding the Beauty in Marriage and Singleness
March 26, 2022
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Introduction Find the beauty in a new kind of marriage. 1–5 Find the beauty in a new kind of singleness. 6–9 Find the beauty in a new kind of peace. 10–16 Conclusion Church Updates

It’s Time to Clean the Temple
March 19, 2022
Pastor Tommy Creutz

Series: Dirty Church, 1 Corinthians, Part 1

To Sue or Not to Sue?
March 14, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Dirty Church: 1 Corinthians, Part 1

Dealing with Proud and Persistently Sinful Brothers and Sisters
March 6, 2022
Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Introduction We Should Mourn (vv. 1–2a) We Should Discipline for the Sake of the Sinner and the Saints (vv. 2b–8) We Should be Careful to Act Toward the Right People the Right Way (vv. 9–13) Conclusion Financial Updates