by Hope


Series: life Interrupted…    Text: Matthew 1 Speaker: Brent McCrory   http://nlccoe.com/Sermons/Following%20the%20King/12-2-18_life_interrupted.mp3 Interruptions happen with a great amount of frequency. Quite often we are bothered by them because, well, we wanted to be doing what we were planning to do. And then comes Advent…a season of waiting, a season…


Series: thankventmas IV (Reclaiming…)   Text: Ephesians 5:1; 2 Timothy 3:16-17; Matthew 4:4 Preacher: Tom Herring With the New Year upon us, what is more important than the common (and not very successful) New Year’s Resolution? How can the Christmas Season help us? Listen in as Tom Herring shares…


Reclaiming Peace


Series: thankventmas IV (Reclaiming…)   Text: Revelation 12; John 1; John 20:21; Luke 2 Preacher: Brent McCrory Peacefulness is something for which most yearn. However, for some reason, many do not attain or enjoy it. Why is this? While there are several factors, one real reason may surprise you….


Reclaiming Love


Series: thankventmas IV (Reclaiming…)   Text: Isaiah 40:1-11; Mark 1:1-8; and other texts Preacher: Brent McCrory The second week of Advent means it is time to look at the topic of love. Ah love…a much misunderstood thing it seems. Yet make no mistake about it, God’s love is the most powerful…


Reclaiming Hope


Series: thankventmas IV (Reclaiming…)   Text: 2 Chronicles 36:22-23; Matthew 1:1-17; Titus 2:13-14; Hebrews 10:32-39  Preacher: Brent McCrory It is that time of year again…thankventmas time! In our first thankventmas sermon we are looking at the Advent theme of hope. Hope is a beautiful thing…but hope is not to simply…


Series: thankventmas III – THE GIFT & Our gifts Text: Matthew 2:1-9; Ephesians 12-13; Ephesians 4:11-16 Preacher: Larry Hayes Gifts are appreciated for a variety of reasons, among them is the reality of the pleasure a gift can bring someone. In light of this, when a gift is “regifted”…


Series: thankventmas III – THE GIFT & Our gifts Text: Revelation 21:1-8; Exodus 12:1-2 Preacher: Brent McCrory Once again, a New Year is upon us (it happens every year around this time you know). For some this is a time of anticipation and hope for things to be better….


Our gIFTS for Jesus


Series: thankventmas III – THE GIFT & Our gifts Text: Luke 2:1-16 Preacher: Brent McCrory Happy thankventmas and Merry Christmas! Yes, the Christmas Season is here – at last!!! A manger and gifts…what do we make of them? Perhaps Christmas is bigger than we know.


Series: thankventmas III – THE GIFT & Our gifts Text: Genesis 1-3; Luke 2:1-14; Ephesians 4:9-16; Philippians 4:4-9; Preacher: Brent McCrory Peace. Humanity is restless for it. Indeed, we seek it in a variety of ways, but these attempts merely perpetuate the lack of it. Listen in as we…


Series: thankventmas III – THE GIFT & Our gifts Text: Romans 12; Matthew 2:7-10; 13:20; James 1:2; Hebrews 10:34; 12:2 Preacher: Brent McCrory Another week, another Sunday of Advent, this time Joy is the focus. So far we have seen how thankfulness is essential to following Jesus, how hope…