ALL SERMONS

"There was no room for them in the inn..." We know what happened in the account of Jesus' birth, but what about today? In this message, a series of questions,…
What is going on in America today? Why are so many people living without peace? What does the way in which believers lived under the Roman Empire have to do…
So, what happens when we rise up in courage? Last week's message examined the courage of Gideon. This week we see how the challenges in our life can stand in…
Courage. We all need it. We often don't think we have it. And then God speaks! In this message from the book of Judges, we will look at Gideon, a…
What does it take to step out in faith? How do we "get ready" to experience something significant in our walk of faith? How do we move from "Magnify" to…
The Holy Spirit was promised to us by Jesus Himself! When choosing a name for the Holy Spirit, it is informative and inspirational to know that name! What does the…
The record we have of what Jesus said and did came to us at a great price. In fact, listen as we see how brothers and sisters in North Korea…
"If someone said they had a gift for you, would you take it? Now, some may respond immediately with an answer of "YES, of course!"  Others might say, "well, it…
This first sermon in a series of teachings on the Holy Spirit will examine the contrast of the ideas of "Fate" and "Faith" as they apply to our reliance upon…
Last week, we saw that faith MOVES mountains. This week, we see that there are some mountains that must be taken and captured as the promise of God. There may…
The power of faith is evident in this message. Whether it is believing God to work in this generation, or standing and facing mountains in your life that need to…
This Mother's Day message reminds us of the concept in Scripture that we write upon the hearts of one another. As parents, we need writing upon our hearts so that…
Love is easy to consider when life is going well. However, in this message, you will find how we connect the D.O.T.S. of declaring our love for God in worship…
Some may want to listen to the first few minutes of this message just for the amusing letter written by a camp director! However, the message continues as we learn…
The Resurrection of Jesus Christ changed everything! Now, we have life in His Name, as well as the transforming power of Jesus Christ as we journey with Him by faith!…
In this message, we explore and go deeper into three concepts of how love is expressed - Need Love, Appreciative Love, and Gift Love. Understanding these concepts of love will…
There are four Greek words for love. Looking at these words, and noting the conversation about love that Jesus has with Peter, we find that there is a love that…
It seems everyone is OUTRAGED these days! Listen to this message and see how outrage in our culture, our lives, and our relationships is destroying our soul. Outrage is a…
What is the condition of your "net?" What does that mean? It means we are all called to be useful to the Lord but, like the fisherman's net, our condition…
What can we learn from Jesus' friendship with Lazarus? It's what we also learn from the testimony of Teen Challenge. This audio clip begins with a testimony by one of…
When the children of Israel were told about Rephidim, Massah, Meribah, and Canaan, it speaks to us today regarding God's plan for rest. In God's Kingdom, rest has a purpose…
Like a seed, a Word from the Lord has the potential to grow and become a source of strength in our lives, as well as a mighty influence in the…
Imagine you had a box seat for the Superbowl - sitting with the owner of your favorite team! Wow! What a privilege. But a greater privilege has been granted to…
We are not under any obligation. What does this mean? It is often this sense of obligation that causes us to respond in ways that we don't want to, as…
The children of Israel were facing their first battle - and they were afraid! But God showed up and they learned a lesson about faith. What do the Amalekites have…
The feeding of the 5,000 was a remarkable event in the life and ministry of Jesus Christ. But is there a greater lesson about how WE can be placed in…
Like the Shepherds, we share an experience, expression, and expectations when we have an encounter with Christ! As the family of God, we enjoy the blessings that come with a…
Like the Wise Men who journeyed to see Jesus, there is a quest we all have, questions we must answer, and a faith we must find. The result of worship…
"HEAR..." What happens when God speaks out of the silence? Will anyone hear when something great is about to be seen? How can we listen better so that we may…
What do the stages of a golf swing have to do with the birth of Jesus? What is the "BALL" that we address in life? How did Jesus model for…
Looking into the eyes of Jesus, you see the eyes of the Father. When others look into your eyes, what do they see? With a different take on the Incarnation,…
Gratitude is a powerful spiritual tool. This attitude, which reflects our thankfulness for not only what God has done, but who He is and how He is revealed to us,…

A New Heart

November 6, 2016
There is a remnant of those who will hear the Lord's words to give us a "new heart" -- a heart of flesh and not of stone. The type of…
We all want faith, and we all want love. But how do they work together. In this message you will hear how seeds of faith are watered by love.
There are two types of wisdom. One type will help us to see God's Wisdom, while the other type will cause further chaos, difficulties, and destruction. Choosing which we receive…
This message begins with the story of one sincere seeker who was satisfied because of the obedience of a believer, and ends with the celebration of what happens when the…
Pastor Dan brings a vision for each believer at King's Way as we recognize that we have the privilege in sharing in the ministry of the church as a part…
As we continue this series, we discover that our purpose will influence our life in significant ways. How do we think? How do our thoughts influence our life? In this…
God has a plan and a purpose for your life no matter how obscure you may seem. In this account of Epaphroditus, we will learn three things that should NOT…
Starting with a reminder of the way in which September 11, 2001 forever changed our lives, this message encourages us to consider how we turned to the Lord, and then…
We are called to be a part of something greater than ourselves. It takes a faith that is larger than the size of our problems; a faith that reminds us…
Picture your purpose in life as one city. Within that city lies every relationship you have, every decision you make, every action you take, every thought and feeling, throughout your…
Part 2 of the series on PURPOSE examines Joseph's life and how he learned to have CLARITY of purpose, as well as EFFECTIVENESS of purpose, which brought salvation to his…
In this first message on finding God's PURPOSE for your life we are reminded that before we were born, God had a purpose established for us! No matter our success,…
"This message reminds us that we all have the privilege of giving. It is the means that the Lord has ordained to supply for His church, and the participation that…
Blessed are the peacemakers... Find out WHERE peacemakers may focus their efforts. We are all called to be agents of peace in this world - especially in our own areas…
In an ever-changing world, with turmoil and violence surrounding us, how do we live out the command of Jesus, phrased in the form of a blessing, to be peacemakers? With…
We have been given a spiritual inheritance in which we may rejoice! We are also called to live out much of that inheritance today, but too often we may trade…
Reflecting on the monuments he and his family visited in Washington DC in the week prior, Pastor Dan brings a message about the power of words. Enduring, powerful, and influential,…
What does living in a foreign country have to do with faith? Our perspective on Home culture vs. Host culture determines much about how we live out our faith in…
What characteristics define each stage of our spiritual growth? How do we move from spiritual infancy to become children, young men and women, as well as fathers and mothers in…
Grace. We are glad recipients, indeed! But what about those times when grace comes in unexpected ways? What about when it comes to the least expected among us? Learn the…
Imagine the most incredible sight you have ever seen! Do you REMEMBER? Did you DISCUSS it with anyone? Do you CONSIDER the impact of what you have seen? The disciples…
What do the pyramids have to do with our spiritual condition? What "mud bricks" do we often fall back on when we really should be living in freedom? Recognize that…
What does it mean to be "Born Again?" There is a "metamorphosis" which takes place, and we are then placed into a spiritual organism called "the Body of Christ." So,…
What would you do if you suddenly started to grow an elbow out of your head, or if your finger would go flying off of your hand? How does the…
Jesus looked at His disciples and said, "A New Commandment I give to you, Love One Another!" Since we were already commanded to love God and to love our neighbor,…
There is a unity within the Godhead (Father, Son, and Spirit) which we can only begin to understand. However, this unity demonstrates that, as Jesus prayed for us, we can…
What do Boots and Birds, a Backflow Preventer, and a Space for Rent have to do with our spiritual lives? Well, it all comes down to the condition of our…
Can a corrupt man who has cheated and betrayed people ever possibly be transformed? Well, it depends which tree he climbs. In this message you will see the transformation that…
Join us on Resurrection Sunday as we explore the question of "To whom is the ransom paid?" The answer to this question helps us to understand that Jesus paid a…
"Go boost a car for me!" Not words you would expect to hear from Jesus! But what would it have been like to be the disciples called to do something…
Ezekiel was given a prophetic voice to a stubborn and rebellious people, and yet God still offered a promise of restoration and hope. Find out how to sit on scorpions,…
Three conditions and three purposes to our prophetic voice emerge from the prophets in Antioch. This is part two of the message preached two weeks prior. Listen and be encouraged…
The world is hungry for the prophetic voice of the church to declare God's redemptive plan. Examining the three categories of prophetic activity for today, you will see how God…
What strange ideas of love this world has! In this Valentine's Day message, Pastor Dan speaks of the Love of God as seen in God's face - His eyes, ears,…
Is "sincerity" the best measure of our pursuit of faith? How do we balance "right" beliefs with "righteous" practice? What is the Christian's response to the Muslim? How do we…
The power of the Holy Spirit at work in our lives is like no other substitute! So stop trying to use "FIX-A-FLAT" in your life, and experience the genuine power…
The Sword of the Spirit is the Word of God. See how we have power through the Written and Living Word of God - the Logos! We also examine five…
Random arrows. Vulnerable hearts. The breath of the Spirit of God. Take a fascinating look into the three types of breastplates we may choose to wear - Hostile, Haughty, or…

The Shield of Faith

December 20, 2015
What is it about the Shield of Faith that EXTINGUISHES the flaming arrows of the enemy? Take note of the historical shield and how it was used by the army,…
My head is soft, the battle is hard, I need a helmet. This phrase summarizes the truth that God knows our condition, He understands our conflict, and He knows that…
Like cleats on our shoes, the Roman army advanced quickly and with greater strength because their feet did not slip. Paul takes this image of the soldier into account when…

The Belt of Truth

November 22, 2015
This message begins the series on the Armor of God by focusing on the piece which allows us to be "prepared for action," and becomes the anchor for other components…
A genuine crime against his sister. A longing for justice. Hatred. Empathy for the needs of others. Followers who would come alongside him. These were just a few of the…
Do you know where you are seated right now? Not physically, but spiritually? If you are a follower of Christ, you are seated with Him in the heavenly places! This…
Using the historical person of Jezebel as a model, we can see the methods the enemy uses against us today. While the "Jezebel Spirit" is neither the return of the…
As we examine spiritual realities, it is important to recognize that satan and his angels - called demons - not only exist, but wage war against Christ and his followers.…
How are fighter jets, Pearl Harbor, antichrists, and the drawn sword of the Lord connected? This message will help you to not only identify Friend or Foe, but will help…
Jesus lends us His power, and He lends to us the privilege of participating in the work of God's kingdom. The principles in this message will help you to see…
Jesus gave us POWERFUL tools for BINDING and LOOSING in our prayer. Often these get confused. While there are several ways to interpret this passage from Jesus, and this certainly…
Gaining Spiritual Victory in the Strongholds means that we must know the SPECIFIC Strongholds in our lives. This message will examine some of the most common strongholds and provide keys…
Strongholds are actual physical caves, like those in which David made a choice over what do do against Saul. They are also spiritual strongholds which are high, hidden, defended, and…
How does Satan gain the victory in our lives? What can we do to prevent his access? What do we do when the "accuser of the brethren" (Satan) accuses us…
David had a choice - God's light or the darkness of the enemy. Which would fill his heart? He had to watch out for the M.O.L.E. which seeks to undermine…
Christus Victor is the understanding that Jesus not only provided our way of salvation on the cross, but that through HIS victory He delivered a stunning blow of defeat to…