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Jan. 21, 2018 - Hitting the Bullseye
MASTERING THE BASICS: HITTING THE BULLSEYE, a teaching on how to have sustainable relationships with healthy boundaries based on 1 John 3.23-24.
Jan. 14, 2018 - Bible Thumpers vs. Bible Scholars
MASTERING THE BASICS: BIBLE THUMPERS VS. BIBLE SCHOLARS, an examination of the role of the Bible for today's follower of Jesus.
Jan. 7, 2018 - This Radical Church
THIS RADICAL CHURCH, a discussion of why Laketon Bethel is committed to accepting everyone. Is this some old-hippie, left-wing thing or is it derived from the teachings of Jesus?
Dec. 31, 2017 - And A Happy New You
AND A HAPPY NEW YOU. God can reinvent you from the ground up any time you are willing. He makes all things new.
Dec. 24, 2017 - Dealing With Jesus
DEALING WITH JESUS, how being a representative of Jesus and not worrying about yourself will make your Christmas merry.
Dec. 17, 2017 - Dealing With Shopping
DEALING WITH SHOPPING, a pastoral message based on Matthew 11.28-30.
Dec. 10, 2017 - Dealing With Holiday Schedules
DEALING WITH HOLIDAY SCHEDULES, a message that will give you seven biblical principles to help deal with the chaos of holidays.
Dec. 3, 2017 - Dealing With Family at Christmas
DEALING WITH FAMILY AT CHRISTMAS, part one of a four-part series on how to make the Holiday Season a positive part of your spiritual life.
Nov. 26, 2017 - Giving Thanks - What's the Dealio?
GIVING THANKS - WHAT'S THE DEALIO? - We look at how expressing gratitude can change your life.
Nov. 19, 2017 - Outrageous Nonsense
OUTRAGEOUS NONSENSE, a careful look at the controversial teaching of James 2 regarding the tension between faith and works.
Nov. 12, 2017 - Hot Air Religion
HOT AIR RELIGION, a message from James 1.22-27
Nov. 5, 2017 - Big Jimmy Says: "Hou Je Bek"
"HOU JE BEK", A DUTCH EXPRESSION FOR HOLDING YOUR MOUTH, a sermon based on James 1.19.
Oct. 29, 2017 - The Crown of His Creatures
THE CROWN OF HIS CREATURES from James 1.12-18, a message about how to get the crown God has planned for you.
Oct. 22, 2017 - Big Jimmy Says: Not Fade Away
BIG JIMMY SAYS: NOT FADE AWAY, a teaching from James 1 on how to make eternal investments.
Oct. 15, 2017 - Big Jimmy Says: Don't Forget To Ask
BIG JIMMY SAYS: DON'T FORGET TO ASK, a teaching from James 1.5-8. Explore how to recover from bad choices and learn how to make better choices.
Oct. 8, 2017 - Big Jimmy Says; "Is That All You Got?"
BIG JIMMY SAYS: "IS THAT ALL YOU GOT?" This is the first of an 8-part series from the letter of James.
Oct. 1, 2017 - Please, No Mayo
PLEASE, NO MAYO - an examination of the teachings of Romans 14, how to get along in an environment of sharply divided opinions.
Sept. 24, 2017 - Understanding Forgiveness
UNDERSTANDING FORGIVENESS, a look at Matthew 18.21-35 and other scriptures that deal with forgiveness.
Sept. 17, 2017 - Unacceptable Acceptance
UNACCEPTABLE ACCEPTANCE from Acts 10.15 and surrounding paragraphs.
Sept. 10, 2017 - 50 Years a Jerk, Revisited
50 YEARS A JERK, REVISITED from John 13.1-17
Sept. 3, 2017 - Upside Down: Implanting a Peacemaker
IMPLANTING A PEACEMAKER from Matthew 5.9. This concludes the series on the Beatitudes.
Aug. 27, 2017 - Upside Down: Blessed Are the Duplicity Free
BLESSED ARE THE DUPLICITY FREE, a Bible lesson from Matthew 5.8
Aug. 20, 2017 - Prayer: The Original Wireless Connection
PRAYER: The Original Wireless Connection - a look at the power of prayer in your life.
Aug. 13, 2017 - Upside Down: The Cutter of Slack
THE CUTTER OF SLACK, a sermon from Matthew 5:7.
Aug. 6, 2017 - Upside Down: Hungry For the Good Things
HUNGRY FOR THE GOOD THINGS, a beatitude sermon from Matthew 5:6.
July 30, 2017 - Upside Down: Simply Unacceptable
SIMPLY UNACCEPTABLE, a sermon based on the third Beatitude, Matthew 5:5
July 23, 2017 - Upside Down: Bless Your Sorry Heart
BLESS YOUR SORRY HEART: the second beatitude (Matthew 5.4) explained.
July 16, 2017 - Upside Down: Blessed Are the Insufficient
UPSIDE DOWN: BLESSED ARE THE INSUFFICIENT, the first in a series on the beatitudes.
July 9, 2017 - Reboot: Save and Shut Down
HOW DO FOLLOWERS OF JESUS DEAL WITH IRRITATING PEOPLE? from Colossians 4.5-6
July 2, 2017 - Being Transformed
"Being Transformed" from Luke 18:9-14
June 25, 2017 - Reboot: Ben and Dick Say Something
"Reboot: Ben and Dick Say Something" from Colossians 3.17
June 18, 2017 - Roboot: Wives, Children and Slaves
"Reboot: Wives, Children and Slaves" from Colossians 3.18-4.1
June 11, 2017 - Roboot: Why Bother With Church?
"Why Bother With Church?" from Colossians 3:16
June 4, 2017 - Reboot: New Software Installed
"Reboot: New Software Installed" - Colossians 3.12-15.