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Sermons by Travis Armstrong

A New Heart to Witness

Scripture: Acts 1:6-11 The Power to Witness Comes from the Holy Spirit “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses. . .” (v8) “And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave them…

A Heart for God

Draw Near to God

1 Samuel 14:24-46 Focus on Grace, Not Religion “How much better if the people had eaten freely today . . .” (v30) “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.”…

A Heart for God

Long Live the King!

1 Samuel 10:17-27 God Saves “Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, ‘I brought up Israel out of Egypt, and I delivered you from the hand of the Egyptians and from the hand of all the kingdoms that were oppressing you.’” (v18) A king cannot save you. Only God can do that. “The king…

A Heart for God

When God’s Glory is Gone

1 Samuel 4:12-22 There is Fear “Eli was sitting by the road watching, for his heart trembled for the ark of God.” (v13) “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” (Joshua 1:9) “Since…

A Heart for God

Presenting Your Heart to God

Prayer  “Hannah was deeply distressed and prayed to the Lord and wept bitterly”.   (v10) “O Lord, rebuke me not in your anger, nor discipline me in your wrath. Be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am languishing, heal me, O Lord, for my bones are troubled. My soul is greatly troubled. But you, O Lord- How…

Questions of Jesus

What Is That to You?

Scripture: John 21:18-25 Follow Jesus Regardless of the Consequences “This he said to show by what kind of death he was to glorify God. And after saying this he said to him, ‘Follow me.’” (v19) “Then Jesus told his disciples, ‘If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross…

Questions of Jesus

Why Did You Doubt?

Matthew 14:22-33 Pray Like Jesus Jesus prayed alone “After he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray.” (v23) Jesus prayed together with other believers in God “ He took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray.” (v28) Walk Like Jesus…