Sermons on Worship

Sermons on Worship

The Church that Jesus Builds

August 23, 2020. “The Church that Jesus Builds” 13 Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” 14 And they said, “Some say John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” 15 He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” 16 Simon Peter replied, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” 17 And Jesus answered him,…

In Distress

March 22, 2020 In Distress 8 We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; 9 persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; 10 always carrying in the body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be manifested in our bodies. 11 For we who live are always being given over to death for Jesus’ sake, so that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our mortal flesh. 12 So…

A Heart of Worship

Sunday, January 27, 2019. A Heart of Worship. – . 20 as it is my eager expectation and hope that I will not be at all ashamed, but that with full courage now as always Christ will be honored in my body, whether by life or by death. 21 For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. (ESV)

What Does Worship Require?

Sunday, January 20, 2019. What Does Worship Require? – . 16:1 And they brought in the ark of God and set it inside the tent that David had pitched for it, and they offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before God. 2 And when David had finished offering the burnt offerings and the peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the Lord 3 and distributed to all Israel, both men and women, to each a loaf of bread, a portion…

Come! Let Us Worship the Lord!

Sunday, January 13, 2019. Come! Let Us Worship the Lord! – 95:1 Oh come, let us sing to the Lord;let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! 2 Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving;let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! 3 For the Lord is a great God,and a great King above all gods. 4 In his hand are the depths of the earth;the heights of the mountains are his also. 5 The sea…

Why Jesus Had to Die.

Sunday, November 4, 2018. Why Jesus Had to Die. – . 11 But when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things that have come, then through the greater and more perfect tent (not made with hands, that is, not of this creation) 12 he entered once for all into the holy places, not by means of the blood of goats and calves but by means of his own blood, thus securing an eternal redemption. 13 For if the blood of…

That’s My Story and I’m Stickin’ to It

Pastor Craig speaks about how he has been called to preach The Word of God. The Truth, the Whole Truth, and nothing but the Truth! That’s his story, and he’s stickin’ to it … Scripture: NOTE: Our sermons are now presented as videos so that you can view the slides presented during the sermons while you listen to the audio. You can download the audio and/or video associated with any sermon by clicking the orange icon at the lower right…

“Spirit and Truth”

Bruce Smith, Associate Director of Music, shares a message based on the encounter between Jesus and the Samaritan woman at the well, where Jesus reveals God wants worshipers who worship in spirit and in truth, and the benefits for us in that kind of worship. Scripture:  4 And he had to pass through Samaria. 5 So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. 6 Jacob’s well was there; so Jesus,…

“At His Feet” – N.O.W. Message

Bruce Smith, Associate Music Director and Director of Sing Forth Ministries, shares this message at the first Night of Worship event on March 4th.  In this message he uses the response of Mary Magdalene’s interruption of the gathering of Pharisee’s and her falling at the feet of Jesus as a model for what our worship should look like. Scripture:  36 One of the Pharisees asked him to eat with him, and he went into the Pharisee’s house and took his place…

“What Are We Doing Well? – #1 Music/Worship”

Pastor Craig Ham is joined by Director of Music Marla Ham, and Associate Director of Music, Bruce Smith to discuss the qualities of music that enhance worship here at Genesis. Scripture:  150:1 Praise the Lord!Praise God in his sanctuary;praise him in his mighty heavens! 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds;praise him according to his excellent greatness! 3 Praise him with trumpet sound;praise him with lute and harp! 4 Praise him with tambourine and dance;praise him with strings and pipe! 5 Praise him with sounding…