GRF Sermon Archives

 

 

 

 

 

December

 

December 17, 2017

Faithfulness to the Good News

Luke 2:21  – 38, Mr. Greg Mead

 

December 10, 2017

Consider The Good News

Luke 2:1 – 20, Mr. Greg Mead

 

December 3, 2017

The Character of Christian Unity – Part 1

Ephesians 4:1 – 3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

November

 

November 26, 2017

A Thirst For God – Part 4 – In the Shadow of His Wings

Psalm 63, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 19, 2017

Living Worthy of God’s Calling

Ephesians 4:1 – 3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 12, 2017

A Thirst For God – Part 3

Psalm 63, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 5, 2017

A Thirst For God – Part 2 – David’s Longing for the Sanctuary of God

Psalm 63, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

October

 

October 29, 2017

The Truth That Launched The Reformation

Romans 1:16 – 17, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 22, 2017

The Bridge to Completeness

Colossians 2:6 – 15, Elder Matt Poffenberger

 

October 15, 2017

The Church’s Hope

Romans 15:1 – 13, Mr. Greg Mead

 

October 8, 2017

A Thirst For God – Part 1

Psalm 63, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 1, 2017

Are The Heathen Lost?

Romans 1:18 – 20, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

September

 

September 24, 2017

When Trouble Comes – Part 2

Psalm 4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 17, 2017

When Trouble Comes – Part 1

Psalm 4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 10, 2017

The Importance Of The Church Organized

Matthew 16:13 – 19, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 3, 2017

What’s On Your Refrigerator?

Hebrews 3:12 – 14, Elder Matt Poffenberger

 

 

August

 

August 27, 2017

Struck Down But Not Destroyed – The Process of God’s Love and Care – Part 3

Psalm 3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 20, 2017

Our Greatest Need

Romans 1:16 – 17, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 13, 2017

Struck Down But Not Destroyed – The Process of God’s Love and Care – Part 2

Psalm 3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 6, 2017

Struck Down But Not Destroyed – The Process of God’s Love and Care – Part 1

Psalm 3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

July

 

July 30, 2017

The Only Correct World-View – Part 2

Psalm 2, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 23, 2017

The Only Correct World-View – Part 1

Psalm 2, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 16, 2017

The Way of the Righteous and the Wicked – Part 2

Psalm 1, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 9, 2017

The Way of the Righteous and the Wicked – Part 1

Psalm 1, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 2, 2017

Free Indeed

Romans 8:1 – 4, Elder Matt Poffenberger

 

 

June

 

June 25, 2017

The Sad Bondage of Gay Liberation

Romans 1:24 – 27, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 18, 2017

A Provision for Rescue – Restoration Through Mutual Caring

James 5:19 – 20, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 11, 2017

The Power of Prayer Illustrated

James 5:13 – 18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 4, 2017

The Power of Prayer Stated

James 5:13 – 18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

May

 

May 28, 2017

A Provision for Healing – Restoration Through Confession

James 5:13 – 16, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 21, 2017

A Provision for Healing – Part 2

James 5:13 – 16, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 14, 2017

A Provision for Healing – The Prayer of the Elders

James 5:13 – 16, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 7, 2017

Prayer and Praise

James 5:13, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

April

 

April 30, 2017

Honesty in Speech

James 5:12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 23, 2017

WorshipWorshipWorship.GOD.come

Hebrews 1:1 – 3, Elder Matt Poffenberger

 

April 16, 2017

Jesus Stood Among Them

Luke 24:36 – 43, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 9, 2017

The Testimony of Patience

James 5:7 – 11, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 2, 2017

Learning Patience in Suffering

James 5:7 – 9, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

March

 

March 26, 2017

Covetousness Condemned Part 2

James 5:1 – 6, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 19, 2017

Covetousness Condemned Part 1

James 5:1 – 6, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 12, 2017

Deo Volente

James 4:13 – 17, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 5, 2017

The Arrogance of Slander

James 4:11 – 12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

February

 

February 26, 2017

The Arrogance of Slander Part 1: An Introduction to the Text

James 4:11 – 12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 19, 2017

The Way Up is Down

James 4:6b – 10, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 12, 2017

The Repentance Required

James 4:6b – 10, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 5, 2017

The Hope of Eternity

Isaiah 25:1 – 26:4, Reverend Alex Howarth

 

 

January

 

January 29, 2017

Seeking God’s Presence

James 4:6-10, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 22, 2017

A Call to an Active Submission

James 4:4-7, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 15, 2017

War and Grace

James 4:1-6, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 8, 2017

The Mission of God

Genesis 1-2, Revelation 21-22, Teaching Elder Jeff Borden

 

January 1, 2017

Forgive

Isaiah 53, Colossians 3:5-17, Reverend John Mallin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December

 

December 25, 2016

God’s Redemptive Presence – The Promise that Comforts

Isaiah 40:1-11, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

December 11, 2016

Do Not Lie . . . .

Proverbs 19:1-22 and Colossians 3:8-14, Reverend John Mallin

 

December 4, 2016

Gospel Unity

Philippians 2:1-4, Mr. Greg Mead

 

 

November

 

November 27, 2016

A Spiritual Adultery – Facing Our Sin

James 4:1-4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 20, 2016

Christians at War – Part 1 – A Sad Disloyalty

James 4:1-3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 13, 2016

Christians at War – Part 1

James 4:1-3, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 6, 2016

Calming the Chaos

Mark 4:35-41, Mr. Greg Mead

 

 

October

 

October 30, 2016

The Truth that Never was vs The Lie Plainly True

Genesis 3:1-9, 2 Corinthians 4:1-2, Elder Matt Poffenberger

 

October 23, 2016

The Wisdom of Peace, Part 2

James 3:13-18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 16, 2016

The Wisdom of Peace, Part 1

James 3:13-18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 9, 2016

The Wisdom of Chaos

James 3:13-18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 2, 2016

Who is Wise Among You?

James 3:13-18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

September

 

September 25, 2016

The Defining Goal

1 Timothy 1:1-7, Reverend Alex Howarth

 

September 18, 2016

The Tongue’s Duplicity

James 3:9-12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 11, 2016

The Tongue is No Pet!

James 3:7-12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 4, 2016

The Tongue: Fire from Below – Its Potential for Harm

James 3:3-6, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

August

 

August 28, 2016

The Power of the Tongue – An Introduction to James’ Warning on the Tongue

James 3:1-5, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 21, 2016

Fear and Doubt to Trust and Joy

Habakkuk 3, Reverend Alex Howarth

 

August 14, 2016

Teaching: A Serious Business

James 3:1-2, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 7, 2016

Living Faith, Dead Faith Part 3 – Abraham, Friend of God

James 2:14-26, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

July

 

July 31, 2016

Living Faith, Dead Faith Part 2 – The Third Illustration

James 2:14-26, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 24, 2016

Living Faith, Dead Faith Part 1 – The First and Fourth Illustrations

James 2:14-26, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 17, 2016

Living Faith, Dead Faith – An Overview

James 2:14-26, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 10, 2016

Judgment and Mercy

James 2:12-13, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 3, 2016

The Unity of the Law

James 2:8-11, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

June

 

June 26, 2016

The Royal Law – Its Fundamental Principle

James 2:8-9, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 19, 2016

A Contrast of Choices Part 2

James 2:1-7, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 12, 2016

A Contrast of Choices Part 1

James 2:1-7, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 5, 2016

The Problem with Partiality

James 2:1-4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

May

 

May 29, 2016

Prideful Discrimination

James 2:1-4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 22, 2016

Jesus’ Burial

Isaiah 53:7-9, Luke 23:50-56, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 15, 2016

The Character and Marks of True Religion

James 1:26-27, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 8, 2016

True Religion Part 1 – A Warning Against Deception

James 1:26-27, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 1, 2016

Knowing And Doing

James 1:21, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

April

 

April 24, 2016

Cultivating for a Harvest

James 1:21, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 17, 2016

Our Reception of God’s Word

James 1:19-21, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 10, 2016

Quick to Hear

James 1:19-21, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 3, 2016

He Chose to Give Us Birth

James 1:16-18, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March

 

March 27, 2016

Remember Jesus Christ, Risen From the Dead

II Timothy 2:1-8, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 20, 2016

The Unchanging Goodness of God

James 1:16-17, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 13, 2016

The Hideous Progression of Sin

James 1:13-16, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 6, 2016

No Blaming God

James 1:13-15, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February

 

February 28, 2016

Blessed Are Those Who Endure Trial

James 1:12, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 21, 2016

The View From Wisdom

James 1:9-11, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 14, 2016

How To Ask For Wisdom

James 1:5-8, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 7, 2016

Wisdom For The Asking

James 1:5, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January

 

January 31, 2016

The Path To Progress

James 1:2-4, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 17, 2016

James: An Introduction

James 1:1, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 10, 2016

Who Are We?

Romans 10:1-7, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

Janury 3, 2016

When I Am Weak, Then I Am Strong

2 Corinthians 12:1-10,  Rev. Alex Howarth

 

 

 

 

 

 

December

 

December 27, 2015

The Lord Is With Him

1 Samuel 16, Rev. Alex Howarth

 

December 13, 2015

The Love of God in Christ

Romans 8:38-39, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

December 6, 2015

Super Conquerors

Romans 8:35-39, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November

 

November 29, 2015

God Will Bring His Promised Good

Isaiah 40, Rev. Alex Howarth

 

November 22, 2015

God Is For Us

Romans 8:31-34 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 15, 2015

Justified And Glorified

Romans 8:29-30 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 8, 2015

All Of Grace

Romans 8:29-30 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October

 

October 25, 2015

A God-Enthralled Heart

Psalm 43:3-4 & Deuteronomy 28:47-48 – Elder Brian Heder

 

October 18, 2015

God’s Undefeatable Plan

Romans 8:29-30 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 11, 2015

In All Things God Works

Romans 8:28 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 4, 2015

The Spirit’s Internal Intercession

Romans 8:26-27 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September

 

September 27, 2015

In This Hope

Romans 8:22-25 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 20, 2015

A Benediction Of Blessing

Galatians 6:16-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 13, 2015

The Great Summary Of The Gospel

Galatians 6:11-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 6, 2015

Reaping And Sowing Part 2

Galatians 6:6-10 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August

 

August 10, 2015

Reaping And Sowing Part 1

Galatians 6:6-10 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 9, 2015

Living The Spiritual Life

Galatians 6:1-5 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 2, 2015

Mortifying The Flesh

Galatians 5:24-26 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July

 

July 26, 2015

The Fruit Of The Spirit V

Galatians 5:22-23 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 19, 2015

The Fruit Of The Spirit Part IV

Galatians 5:22-23 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 12, 2015

The Fruit Of The Spirit Part III

Galatians 5:22-23 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 5, 2015

The Fruit Of The Spirit Part II

Galatians 5:22-23 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June

 

June 28, 2015

The Fruit Of The Spirit Part I

Galatians 5:22-23 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 21, 2015

The Acts Of The Flesh

Galatians 5:19-21 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 7, 2015

Life By The Spirit

Galatians 5:16-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May

 

May 31, 2015

A Liberty To Love

Galatians 5:13-15 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 24, 2015

Warnings Against The Teachers

Galatians 5:7-12 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 17, 2015

Standing Firm In The Freedom Of Christ

Galatians 5:1-6 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 10, 2015

Thinking It Through

Galatians 4:21-31 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April

 

April 26, 2015

Don’t Turn Back

Galatians 4:8-11 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 19, 2015

Achieving The Full Rights Of Sons

Galatians 4:1-7 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 5, 2015

Our Living Hope

1Peter 1:3-5 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March

 

March 29, 2015

The Blessings Of Our Union In Christ

Galatians 3:26-29 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 22, 2015

So, What About The Law?

Galatians 3:19-24 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February

 

February 16, 2015

The Permanency Of The Promise

Galatians 3:15-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 8, 2015

The Law’s Curse

Galatians 3:10-14 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 1, 2015

The Blessedness Of Justification

Romans 4:-4-12 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January

 

January 25, 2015

True Sons: An Appeal From Scripture

Galatians 3:-6-9 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 18, 2015

Bewitched

Galatians 3:-1-5 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 11, 2015

Dying to the Law, Living for God

Galatians 2:17-20 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

December

 

December 21, 2014

Born To Die

Hebrews 10:5-7, 2:9-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

December 14, 2014

The Struggle Within, Part II

Romans 7:14-25 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

December 7, 2014

The Struggle Within, Part I

Romans 7:14-25 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November

 

November 30, 2014

The Faithful Effects Of The Law

Romans 7:7-13 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 23, 2014

Justification By Faith Alone: Understanding the Heart of the Gospel

Galatians 2:15-16 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 9, 2014

The Necessity of Getting the Gospel Right

Galatians 2:11-16 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

November 2, 2014

The Confirmation Of Jerusalem

Galatians 2:1-10 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October

 

October 19, 2014

Paul’s Gospel, Part II: Paul’s Independent Reliance on Revelation

Galatians 1:11-24 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 12, 2014

Paul’s Gospel, Part I: Its Supernatural Origins

Galatians 1:11-16 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 5, 2014

No Other Gospel!

Galatians 1:6-10- Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September

 

September 28, 2014

A Great Assurance (2)

Philippians 1:3-8 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 21, 2014

A Great Assurance (1)

Philippians 1:3-8 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 14, 2014

The Gospel For Pharisees

Galatians 1:1-5 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

September 7, 2014

Knowing Christ’s Path

Philippians 3:10-11 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August

 

August 24, 2014

The Great Resource

Philippians 3:10-11 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

August 10, 2014

The Christian in Suffering

1Peter4:12-19 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July

 

July 27, 2014

From Suffering To Glory

Romans 8:15-18 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 20, 2014

Heirs of Glory

Romans 8:13-17 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 13, 2014

The Assurance of Sonship

Romans 8:14-16 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

July 6, 2014

Brothers, We Have an Obligation

Romans 8:12-14 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June

 

June 29, 2014

Think Soberly, Live Holy, Hope in God

1 Peter 1:13-21 – Matthew Poffenberger

 

June 8, 2014

Biblical Perspective on Sanctification

Romans 8:5-11 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

June 1, 2014

Sin Condemned!

Romans 8:1-4 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May

 

May 25, 2014

No Condemnation

Romans 8:1-4 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 18, 2014

To Him Be Glory

Ephesians 3:20-21 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 11, 2014

A Fullness That Satisfies

Ephesians 3:14-19 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

May 4, 2014

The Great Commission: The Commencement Address

Matthew 28:16-20 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April

 

April 27, 2014

God-Centered Petitions: Grasping His Strength, Presence and Love

Ephesians 3:14-19 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 20, 2014

All Authority & Power: New Hope for a Fallen World

Matthew 28:1-20 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 13, 2014

The Priority of Spiritual Prayer

Ephesians 3:14-19 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

April 6, 2014

Putting Doctrine To Life

Ephesians 3:14-19 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March

 

March 30, 2014

The Fraudulent Denial of the Resurrection

Matthew 28:11-15 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 9, 2014

The Resurrection Part II -A Question of Historicity

Matthew 28:1-10 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

March 2, 2014

The Resurrection of Christ, Part I

Matthew 28:1-10 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February

 

February 9, 2014

The Immediate Vindication of Christ’s Death – Part II

Matthew 27:50-54 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

February 2, 2014

The Immediate Vindication of Christ’s Death – Part I

Matthew 27:50-54 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January

 

January 19, 2014

The Sanctity of Human Life

Psalm 139 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

January 5, 2014

The Death of Jesus

Matthew 27:45-50 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

December

 

December 22, 2013

The Song Of Simeon: A Harmony of Promise and Fulfillment

Luke 2:21-40 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

December 1, 2013

The Crucifixion of Christ Part 2: The Justice of the Cross

Matthew 27:45-46 – Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

November

 

November 3, 2013

The Roman Trial

Matthew 27:11-26, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

 

October

 

October 20, 2013

The Futile Attempts of the Guilty

Matthew 27:1-10, Pastor Garry Knaebel

 

October 6, 2013

The Jewish Trial

Matthew 26:57-68, Pastor Garry Knaebel