Preparing for Worship This Week

O Little Town of Bethlehem

December 9, 2018 Micah 5:1-5 Jerusalem’s leaders were obsessed with wealth and position, but Micah prophesied that mighty Jerusalem, with all its wealth and power would be besieged and destroyed.  Its king could not...

Joy to the World

December 2, 2018 Psalm 98 This is a psalm of praise anticipating the coming of Jesus. Jesus came to save all from their sings (98:2,3) and is coming again to judge the world (98:8,9)....

Leftovers!

November 25, 2018 John 6:5-14 In the story of the feeding of the 5,000, Jesus asked Philip where they could buy a great amount of bread.  Philip started assessing the probable cost.  Jesus wanted...

The Gospel in Life: ETERNITY

November 18, 2018 Isaiah 60:15-22 A prayer—When we grow weary, Lord, bring to our remembrance the New Jerusalem.  Give us a vision of the righteousness, the peace and justice, the beauty and plenty that...

A Gospel-Shaped Life: Justice

This anthem is based on Matthew 16:24-26.  When Jesus used this picture of “taking up your cross” the disciples knew what he meant.  Crucifixion was a common Roman method of execution, and condemned criminals...

The Gospel-Shaped Life: Work

https://livestream.com/crestviewchurch/events/8437963/videos/183063287November 4, 2018 Matthew 6: 19-21 Jesus contrasted heavenly values with earthly values when he explained that our fist loyalty should be to those things that never fade, cannot be stolen or used up,...

One Service Sunday

One Service Sunday Special Guests How does a couple from New Zealand end up raising a family in one of India’s most notorious red light districts?  Kerry and Annie Hilton have lived for 17...

The Gospel in Life: COMMUNITY

October 21, 2018 Philippians 2:1-11 Some folks live only to make a good impression on others or to please themselves.  This is self-centered living; if people are concerned only for themselves, seeds of discord...