In 2016 Pastor Erik taught through the entire Bible from Genesis to Revelation.

Below you will find the sermon titles, suggested scripture readings, Pastor Erik’s sermon notes and the audio and video recordings of the sermons.  It is a thematic overview of the Word of God. Each week Pastor Erik digs into the Truths of God’s story of Salvation and shows what Christ has done for us. Discover why Jesus is the Hero of History!


Sunday, December 18, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – Jesus – The Hero of History
This week’s suggested reading: 1 Timothy 1-6; Titus 1-3; 2 Timothy 1-4; 1 John 1-5; 2 John; 3 John; Jude

Worship Songs

“Angels from the Realms of Glory” — Henry T. Smart and James Montgomery
“Sing We Now of Christmas” — Traditional French carol
“What Child Is This?” — William C. Dix
“Hark the Herald Angles Sing w/ King of Heaven” – Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn, Jason Ingram and Paul Baloche

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for December 18, 2016

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Sunday, December 11, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – New Heaven and New Earth
This week’s suggested reading: Hebrews 1-13; Philemon; 1 Peter 1-5; 2 Peter 1-3

Worship Songs

“What a Glorious Night” — Casey Brown, David Frey, Ben McDonald and Jonathan Smith
“Joy to the World Medley” — Arranged by Camp Kirkland
“ Christmas Day” — Michael W. Smith, Wes King and Cindy Morgan
“O Come All Ye Faithful” — John Francis Wade
“Cantique de Noel” — Adolphe Adam and Placide Cappeau

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for December 11, 2016

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – The Millennium
This week’s suggested reading: Acts 20:3–22:30; Acts 23-28; Ephesians 1-6; Philippians 1-4; Colossians 1-4

Worship Songs

“Angels We Have Heard on High” — Traditional French carol
“Revelation Song” — Jennie Lee Riddle
“No More Night” — Walt Harrah

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for December 4, 2016

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Sunday, November 27, 2016

Sermon – The 2nd Return of Christ – Armageddon
This week’s suggested reading: 2 Corinthians 1-13; Acts 20:2; Romans 1-16

Worship Songs

“O Worship the King” — Matthew Bridges, Godfrey Thring, George J. Elvey and Dan Galbraith
“What a Friend We Have in Jesus” — Charles Converse and Joseph Scriven
“Made Me Glad” — Miriam Webster

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for November 27, 2016

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Sunday, November 20, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – The Great Tribulation
This week’s suggested reading: 1 Thessalonians 1-5; 2 Thessalonians 1-3; Acts 18:12-19:10; 1 Corinthians 1-16; Acts 19:11-20:1

Worship Songs

“To God Be the Glory” — Franny Crosby and William Doane
“Your Grace Is Enough” — Matt Maher
“How Great Thou Art” — Stuart Hine, Paul Baloche
“We Will Remember” — Tommy Walker

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for November 20, 2016

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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – The Tribulation – The First 3½ Years
This week’s suggested reading: Acts 10-14; James 1-5; Galatians 1-6; Acts 15:1-18:11

Worship Songs

“A Mighty Fortress Is Our God” — Martin Luther
“Overwhelmed” — Mike Weaver and Phil Wickham
“Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” — Helen H. Lemmel
“I Adore You” — Carol Cymbala

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for November 13, 2016

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Sunday, November 6, 2016

Sermon – The Rewards – Special Guest Speaker Andy Woods
This week’s suggested reading: John 7-21; Acts 1-9

Worship Songs

“Children of Light” — Jason Ingram, Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill and Pat Barrett
“All Hail the Power of Jesus Name” — additional words and music by Tommy Walker
“Here I Am to Worship” — Tim Hughes
“Be Unto Your Name” — Lynn DeShazo and Gary Sadler


Sunday, October 30, 2016

Sermon – The End Times – Daniel’s 70th Week
This week’s suggested reading: Luke 7-24; John 1-6

Worship Songs

“All the People Said Amen” — Paul Moak, Trevor Morgan and Matt Maher
“Hallelujah for the Cross” — Ross King and Todd Wright
“At the Cross (Love Ran Red)” — Ed Cash, Matt Armstrong, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“What a Friend Medley” — arranged by Travis Cottrell

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for October 30, 2016

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Sunday, October 23, 2016

Sermon – “The End Times – Signs of the Times”
This week’s suggested reading: Mark 1-16; Luke 1-6

Worship Songs

“Oh Taste and See” – Percy Gray, Jr
“Praise Him! Praise Him!” – Chester G. Allen and Fanny J. Crosby
“The Only Name (Yours Will Be)” – Benji Cowart
“We Believe” – Matthew Hooper, Richie Fike and Travis Ryan

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for October 23, 2016

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Threats to the Church – False Teachers
This week’s suggested reading: Matthew 5 – 28

Worship Songs

“To God Be the Glory” — Fanny Crosby and William Doane
“Grace That Won’t Let Go” — Thomas Miller and Mark Harris
“He Looked Beyond My Faults” — Dottie Rambo

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for October 16, 2016

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Sunday, October 9, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Threats to the Church – Wrong Doctrine
This week’s suggested reading: Ezra 8-10; Nehemiah 1-13; Malachi 1-4; Matthew 1-4

Worship Songs

“Holy, Holy, Holy” — Gary Oliver
“Your Great Name” — Krissy Nordhoff and Michael Neale
“In Christ Alone w/ The Solid Rock” — Keith Getty and Stuart Townend

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for October 9, 2016

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Weapons of the Church – Prayer
This week’s suggested reading: Esther 8-10; Ezra 1-7; Haggai 1-2; Zechariah 1-14

Worship Songs

“Days of Elijah” — Robin Mark
“Redeemed” — Fanny J. Crosby and William J. Kirkpatrick
“Lord, You’re Holy” — Eddie James

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for October 2, 2016.

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Weapons of the Church – The Word
This week’s suggested reading: Ezekiel 46-48; Daniel 1-12: Esther 1-7

Worship Songs

“O God Our Help” — Public Domain; additional chorus by Tommy Walker
“Open Up the heavens” — Andi Rozier, James McDonald, Jason Ingram, Meredith Andrews and Stuart Garrard
“Jesus, Messiah” — Chris Tomlin, Daniel Carson, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cash
“Crown Him (Majesty)” — Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, George Job Elvey, Godfrey Thring, Matt Maher and Matthew Bridges

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for September 25, 2016.

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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Church – Leadership
This week’s suggested reading: Ezekiel 25-45

Worship Songs

“Again, I Say Rejoice!” — Israel Houghton and Aaron Lindsey
“Your Grace Is Enough” — Matt Maher and Chris Tomlin
“Blessed Be Your Name” — Matt Redman and Beth Redman
“Great Is Thy Faithfulness” — William M. Runyan and Thomas O. Chisholm

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for September 18, 2016.

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Church – The Message of Grace
This week’s suggested reading: 2 Chronicles 14-36; Ezekiel 1-24

Worship Songs

“Jesus Saves” — Travis Cottrell and David Moffitt
“10,000 Reasons” — Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“Holy, Holy, Holy (Savior King)” — John Bacchus Dykes, Reginald Heber and Walker Beach
“Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)” — John Newton, Chris Tomlin and Louie Giglio

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for September 11, 2016.

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

We celebrated the life and ministry of Pastor Wayne Barber.
If you missed it or would like to see the service again click here.


Sunday, August 28, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Church – Making Disciples
This week’s suggested reading: 1 Chronicles 20-29; 2 Chronicles 1-13

Worship Songs

“How Great Thou Art” — Stuart Hine, Paul Baloche
“Thrive” — Mark Hall and Matthew West
“Near the Cross” — Fanny J. Crosby and William H. Doane
“Jesus Saves” — Travis Cottrell and David Moffitt

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for August 28, 2016.

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Sunday, August 21, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Transformation & Growth
This week’s suggested reading: Lamentations 1-5; 1 Chronicles 1-19

Worship Songs

“Every Praise” — Hezekiah Walker and John David Bratton
“Redeemed” — Fanny J. Crosby and William J. Kirkpatrick
“Grace That Won’t Let Go” — Thomas Miller and Mark Harris
“Open My Eyes w/ Be Thou My Vision” — Cliff Duren

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for August 21, 2016.

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Sunday, August 14, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Church Community ­ – Love One Another
This week’s suggested reading: Jeremiah 30-52

Worship Songs

“Victory in Jesus” — Eugene Bartlett
“All Because of Jesus” — Steve Fee
“Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” — Henry van Dyke, Ludwig van Beethoven
“The Only One and Only” — Angela Cottrell, Travis Cottrell and Sue C. Smith

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for August 14, 2016.

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Sunday, August 7, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – Called Into Fellowship
This week’s suggested reading: Jeremiah 6-29

Worship Songs

“All the People Said Amen” — Paul Moak, Trevor Morgan, Matt Maher
“Forever” — Chris Tomlin
“How Great Is Our God” — Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Ed Cash
“Lord, I Need You” — Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill, Matt Maher, Christy Nockels, Daniel Carson

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for August 7, 2016.

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Sunday, July 31, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Resurrection
This week’s suggested reading: Nahum 1-3; 2 Kings 20-25; Zephaniah 1-3; Habakkuk 1-3; Obadiah; Jeremiah 1-5

Worship Songs

“This Is Amazing Grace” — Jeremy Riddle, Josh Farro and Phil Wickham
“Our God” — Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Jonas Myrin and Matt Redman
“Fairest w/ Fairest Lord Jesus” — Glenn Packiam
“Remember” — Brett Younker, David Crowder, Johan Asgarde, Mattias Franda, Oliver Lundstrom and Solomon Olds

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for July 31, 2016.

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Sunday, July 24, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Life of Christ; The Crucifixion
This week’s suggested reading: Isaiah 52-66; Micah 1-7

Worship Songs

“Hallelujah for the Cross” — Ross King and Todd Wright
“Overcome” — Jon Egan
“Crown Him (Majesty) — Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, George Job Elvey, Godfrey Thring, Matt Maher and Matthew Bridges

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for July 24, 2016.

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Sunday, July 17, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Power of Christ pt2
This week’s suggested reading: Isaiah 31-51

Worship Songs

“Leaning on the Everlasting Arms” — Anthony J. Showalter and Elisha A. Hoffman
“Holy Is the Lord” — Chris Tomlin
“Remember” — Brett Younker, David Crowder, Johan Asgarde, Mattias Franda, Oliver Lundstrom and Solomon Olds
“We Will Remember” — Tommy Walker

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for July 17, 2016.

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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Power of Christ
This week’s suggested reading: Isaiah 10-30

Worship Songs

“Open Up the Heavens” — Andi Rozier, James McDonald, Jason Ingram, Meredith Andrews and Stuart Garrard
“The Solid Rock” — William B. Bradbury and Edward Mote
“Jesus, Firm Foundation” — Traditional Hymn; additional lyrics by Bryan Brown, Tony Wood and Jason Ingram
“Made Me Glad” — Miriam Webster

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for July 10, 2016.

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Sunday, July 3, 2016

Sermon – The Church and Grace – The Identity of Christ
This week’s suggested reading: Hosea 5-14; 2 Kings 18-19; Isaiah 1-9

Worship Songs

“The Stars and Stripes Forever” — John Philip Sousa
“The Star-Spangled Banner” — Francis Scott Key and John Stafford Smith
“America the Beautiful medley” — arranged by Cliff Duren
“Salute to the Armed Forces” — arranged by Camp Kirkland

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for July 3, 2016.

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Sunday, June 26, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: Split Kingdom Part 2
This week’s suggested reading:
Joel 1-3; 2 Kings 14:21-25; Jonah 1-4; 2 Kings 14:26-29; Amos 1-9; 2 Kings 15-17; Hosea 1-4

Worship Songs

“How Great Thou Art” — Stuart Hine and Paul Baloche
“The Only Name (Yours Will Be)” — Benji Cowart
“Revelation Song” — Jennie Lee Riddle
“Lord, You’re Holy” — Eddie James

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for June 26th.

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Sunday, June 19, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: Split Kingdom Part 1-Like father Like Son
(Guest Speaker – John Sandager)
This week’s suggested reading: 1 Kings 14-22; 2 Kings 1-14:20

Worship Songs

“O God Our Help” — Public domain; additional chorus by Tommy Walker
“Good Good Father” — Anthony Brown and Pat Barrett
“How Deep the Father’s Love for Us” — Stuart Townend
“Gloria” — Juan Luis Guerra

John Sandager’s Sermon notes for June 19th.

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Sunday, June 12, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: The Kings Part II
This week’s suggested reading: Ecclesiastes 7-12; Song of Solomon 1-8; 1 Kings 5-13

Worship Songs

“I’m Going Free (Jailbreak)” — Jacob Sooter, Tyler Miller and Benji Cowart
“Prodigal” — Dave Frey, Ben McDonald and Seth Mosley
“Good Good Father” — Anthony Brown and Pat Barrett

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for June 12th.

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Sunday, June 5, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: The Kings Part 1
This week’s suggested reading: Proverbs 15-31; Ecclesiastes 1-6

Worship Songs

“Praise Him! Praise Him!” — Fanny J. Crosby and Chester G. Allen
“10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)” — Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“Come Thou Fount, Come Thou King” — Traditional, additional lyrics by Robert Robinson and Thomas Miller
“Your Heart (David)” — Bernie Herms and Nichole Nordeman

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for June 5th.

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**Due to technical issues, there was no video recording of this week’s message.


Sunday, May 29, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: Judges – A Cycle of Sin and Restoration Part II
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 145-150; 1Kings 1-4; Proverbs 1-14

Worship Songs

“Children of Light” — Jason Ingram, Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill and Pat Barrett
“Your Name” — Paul Baloche and Glenn Packiam
“Where Joy and Sorrow Meet” — David James White

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for May 29th.

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Sunday, May 22, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: Judges – A Cycle of Sin and Restoration Part I
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 124-144

Worship Songs

“The Name of the Lord” — Clinton Utterbach
“Amazing Grace” — John Newton
“Grace Greater than Our Sin” — Julia H. Johnston and Daniel B. Towner
“Jesus, Messiah” — Chris Tomlin, Daniel Carson, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cashd

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for May 22nd.

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Sunday, May 15, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: Conquest of the Land
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 103-123

Worship Songs

“This Is Amazing Grace” — Jeremy Riddle, Josh Farro and Phil Wickham
“Glory to His Name” — John H. Stockton and Elisha A. Hoffman
“At the Cross (Love Ran Red)” — Ed Cash, Matt Armstrong, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“Forever” — Brian Johnson, Kari Jobe, Jenn Johnson, Gabriel Wilson, Joel Taylor and Christa Black Gifford

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for May 15th.

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Sunday, May 8, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: The Wilderness – Jericho
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 82-102

Worship Songs

“All the People Said Amen” — Paul Moak, Trevor Morgan and Matt Maher
“’Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus” — Louisa M. R. Snead and William J. Kirkpatrick
“Blessed Be Your Name” — Matt Redman and Beth Redman
“I’m Amazed” — Carol Cymbala

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for May 8th.

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Sermon – Israel and the Law: In The Wilderness: Wandering
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 61-81

Worship Songs

“Lost in Wonder, Love and Praise” — Charles Wesley and Thomas Williams
“Lifesong” — Mark Hall
“Lord, I Need You” — Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill, Matt Maher, Christy Nockels and Daniel Carson

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for May 1st.

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Sunday, April 24, 2016

Sermon – “Our Hope” – Hoffmantown’s Mission Conference
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 40-60

Worship Songs

“God So Loved the World” — Charles Billingsley, Adam Lancaster, Keith Everette Smith and Tony Wood
“Thrive” — Mark Hall and Matthew West
“In Christ Alone w/ The Solid Rock” — Keith Getty and Stuart Townend
“We Believe” — Matthew Hooper, Richie Fike and Travis Ryan


Sunday, April 17, 2016

Sermon – “In the Wilderness – God’s Provision”
This week’s suggested reading: Psalm 19-39

Worship Songs

“Every Praise” — Hezekiah Walker and John David Bratton
“All Hail the Power” — Edward Perronet, John Rippon, Oliver Holden and Tommy Walker
“Everlasting God” — Brenton Brown and Ken Riley
“We Will Remember” by Tommy Walker

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for April 17.

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Sunday, April 10, 2016

Sermon – “Jesus is Our Passover Lamb”
This week’s suggested reading: 2 Samuel 22 – Psalm 18

Worship Songs

“Every Praise” — Hezekiah Walker and John David Bratton
“All Hail the Power” — Edward Perronet, John Rippon, Oliver Holden and Tommy Walker
“Everlasting God” — Brenton Brown and Ken Riley
“We Will Remember” by Tommy Walker

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for April 10.

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Sunday, April 3, 2016

Sermon – “The Rise of Israel”
This week’s suggested reading: 1 Samuel 29 – 2 Samuel 21

Worship Songs

“Victory in Jesus” — Eugene M. Barlett
“Open Up the Heavens” — Andi Rozier, James McDonald, Jason Ingram, Meredith Andrews and Stuart Garrard
“Before the Throne of God Above” — Vikki Cook and Charitie L. Bancroft
“What a Friend medley” — Traditional hymns; arranged by Travis Cottrell

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for April 3.

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Sunday, March 27, 2016

Easter Sunday presentation of “The Story”

This week’s suggested reading: 1 Samuel 4-28


Sunday, March 20, 2016

Sermon – “Israel and The Law – Israel’s Captivity”
This week’s suggested reading: Judges 5 – 1 Samuel 3

Worship Songs

“Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” — Henry van Dyke and Ludwig van Beethoven
“Hosanna (Praise Is Rising)” — Paul Baloche and Brenton Brown
“At the Cross (Love Ran Red)” — Ed Cash, Matt Armstrong, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“Hallelujah For the Cross” — Ross King and Todd Wright

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for March 20.

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Sunday, March 13, 2016

Sermon – “Israel and The Law – Abraham and the Patriarchs”
This week’s suggested reading: Joshua 7 – Judges 4

Worship Songs

“All Because Of Jesus” — Steve Fee
“Open the Eyes of My Heart” — Paul Baloche
“Holy, Holy, Holy Savior King” — John Bacchus Dykes, Reginald Heber and Walker Breach
“Bless Your Name Forevermore” — Jason Michael Webb

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for March 13.

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Sunday, March 6, 2016

Sermon – “Israel and The Law – Abraham Part 1”
This week’s suggested reading: Deuteronomy 20 – Joshua 6

Worship Songs

“Hallelujah, You’re Worthy to Be Praised” — Judith McAllister and Steven A. Taylor
“Days of Elijah” — Robin Mark
“It Is Well with My Soul” — Philip P. Bliss and Horatio G. Spafford

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for March 6.

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Sunday, February 28, 2016

Sermon – “The Tower of Babel – The Nations”
This week’s suggested reading: Deuteronomy 1-19

Worship Songs

“Nothing but the Blood” — Robert Lowry
“Our God” — Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Jonas Myrin and Matt Redman
“Be Unto Your Name” — Lynn DeShazo and Gary Sadler
“Fairest w/ Fairest Lord Jesus” — Glenn Packiam

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Feb. 28

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Sunday, February 21, 2016

Sermon – “The Flood – A Picture of Salvation”
This week’s suggested reading: Numbers 15-36

Worship Songs

“Forever” — Chris Tomlin
“Blessed Be the Name” — Charles Wesley and Ralph E. Hudson
“The Only Name (Yours Will Be)” — Benji Cowart
“Something Happens” — Kurt Carr

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Feb. 21

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Sunday, February 14, 2016

Sermon – “Marriage and the Family”
This week’s suggested reading: Leviticus 17 – Numbers 14

Worship Songs

“Leaning on the Everlasting Arms” — Elisha A. Hoffman and Anthony Showalter
“Made Me Glad” — Miriam Webster
“Total Praise” — Richard Smallwood

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Feb. 14

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Sunday, February 7, 2016

Sermon – “The Fall”
This week’s suggested reading: Exodus 35 – Leviticus 16

Worship Songs

“Fill This Place” — Dave Clark and Don Koch
“O God Our Help” — Public domain; additional chorus by Tommy Walker
“This is Amazing Grace” — Jeremy Riddle, Josh Farro and Phil Wickham
“At the Cross” — Ed Cash, Matt Armstrong, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Feb. 7

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

Sermon – “The Problem of Evil”
This week’s suggested reading: Exodus 11-34

Worship Songs

“Glory to His Name” — Elisha A. Hoffman and John H. Stockton
“ At the Cross (Love Ran Red)” — Ed Cash, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin
“Worthy Is the Lamb Medley” — Fanny J. Crosby, Darlene Zschech, Matthew Bridges and George J. Elvey

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Jan. 31

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Sunday, January 24, 2016

Sermon – “Created in God’s image”

Worship Songs

“Oh Taste and See” — Percy Gray, Jr
“God of Wonders” — Marc Byrd and Steve Hindalong
“Overwhelmed” — Mike Weaver and Phil Wickham
“How Great Thou Art” — Traditional melody; words by Stuart K. Hine

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Sunday, January 17, 2016

Sermon – “In the Beginning…”

Worship Songs

“All the People Said Amen” — Paul Moak, Trevor Morgan and Matt Maher
“Praise Him, Praise Him” — Fanny J. Crosby and Chester G. Allen
“Open Up the Heavens” — Andi Rozier, James McDonald, Jason Ingram, Meredith Andrews and Stuart Garrard
“Open My Eyes (with “Be Thou My Vision”) — arranged by Cliff Duren

Pastor Erik’s Sermon notes for Jan. 17

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Sunday, January 10, 2016

Sermon – “How we handle the Word of God.”

Worship Songs

“Holy Is the Lord” — Chris Tomlin
“Lead Me Lord” — Wayne and Elizabeth Goodine
“Wherever He Leads I’ll Go” — B.B. McKinney
“Come Thou Fount, Come Thou King” — Robert Robinson, additional words by Thomas Millar

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Sunday, January 3, 2016

Sermon – “The Authority of the Bible.”

Worship Songs

“Children of Light” — Jason Ingram, Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill and Pat Barrett
“Redeemed” — Fanny J. Crosby and William J. Kirkpatrick
“Jesus, Messiah” — Chris Tomlin, Daniel Carson, Jesse Reeves and Ed Cash
“We Believe” — Matthew Hooper, Richie Fike and Travis Ryan

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