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Pursuit of Holiness – Growing in Maturity

selves which is yours in christ, Jesus who though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God, a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself by taking the form of a servant being born in the likeness of men and being found in human form. He humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Therefore, God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is…

Religious Resume Buster

found in human form, He humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above everyone. So that at the name of jesus, every knee should bow in heaven and on earth and under the earth and every tongue confess that jesus christ his Lord to the glory of God the Father. Good morning. Good morning. Morning. Good morning. Welcome.…

Everyday Heroes

Good morning. Welcome. It’s good to be with you. I love being with you guys on Sundays and if you’re joining us online, thanks for joining us. Uh, we’re going to continue in our Philippians series and uh, I think about sunday’s in, you know, today is a normal sunday church and then kind of relax, chill afternoon is what we try to do. Just kind of arrest, take our sabbath and usually on sunday nights we try to do…

Polarization and Division

Well, good morning and welcome welcome all of you on this beautiful day and welcome those of you who are online. My name is Ben and we’re going through Philippians. The Book of Philippians were in Philippians chapter two verses one through 11 this morning. So turn to that passage with me polarization and division. That is something that we all are experiencing a lot right now. The last year has been very difficult and the pandemic has enhanced some…

Parenting Conference 2

Parenting is a blessing and a privilege. If we’re also real for a moment, it’s also overwhelming, humbling, challenging, refining, faith-filling, exhausting, interesting, and maybe cause you to sigh every once in a while. No one said parenting would be easy. It takes work, dedication, perseverance, allowing you to be desperate for God for help and guidance. When parents find themselves in times of joys and struggles, there is guidance from Jesus to raise children who can find their place…

Parenting Conference 2021

Parenting is a blessing and a privilege. If we’re also real for a moment, it’s also overwhelming, humbling, challenging, refining, faith-filling, exhausting, interesting, and maybe cause you to sigh every once in a while. No one said parenting would be easy. It takes work, dedication, perseverance, allowing you to be desperate for God for help and guidance. When parents find themselves in times of joys and struggles, there is guidance from Jesus to raise children who can find their place…

Being Perfected by Perfect Love

I told Shane and keeps stealing my thunder. I keep wanting to introduce myself to you as Mike Whitney to all of the, with the visitors here for the first time. Um, but he keeps stealing my thunder. So it’s dan coke passed the Restoration City Church on behalf of Restoration City Church was so thankful, uh, for you guys. For Sword Church. We love you guys. We pray for you guys and we thank you for all that you…

A Life Worthy of the Gospel

Good morning. My name is Ben Lander Pastor here. So our church and we have the privilege and the opportunity this morning to continue our series. That Shane started last week in the Book of Philippians. I’m excited. We get to spend part of our summer here going through the Book of Philippians. It’s a fun book. It’s uh it’s only four chapters long. It’s encouraging, challenging. Uh and Shane began talking this last week, kind of about the origins…

Genuine Friendships

All right, good morning. Thanks for joining us. Today. We are starting the Book of Philippians and I’m excited because the Book of Philippians is a very encouraging book. It speaks of the benefit and the beauty and the joy of the body of believers. And it also speaks about the power and influence of the gospel. And so right right into it. Looking at some of the genesis of history here with the flipping is is it really starts…

2020 Leadership

Morning. Good morning. Welcome everyone. Good to see you all. Um It’s exciting to be able to work through the end of first peter few anyone noticing anything exciting outside anyone noticed anything at all, garage is gone. Baby steps, we’re getting there. You you line up these contractors and then you get booked to get a quote and you have to just wait till they’re available. Everyone is building and destroying and doing a lot of construction projects. So…

Armed with a Mindset

well, good morning and welcome. It’s good to see you all. Also want to give a welcome to those of you who are joining us online. My name is Ben Lander, one of the pastors here And we are in the midst of a series going through the book of 1st Peter today. We’re going to be going through First Peter chapter four and so you can grab your bibles in turn with me to First Peter chapter four, I…

What is Truly Good

All right, good morning, go and have a seat. Alright. It’s good to be with you guys. It’s been a while since I’ve been up here for you to join it online. It’s good, good to be with you two were we’re going to continue on in our first Peter series and I was looking at our verses for today and I was kind of thinking about this situation where have you ever had a conversation with somebody and you’re…

Honor at Home

Good morning. Good morning. Good morning. Good morning. Come on in. Have a seat. Welcome. Welcome mothers. Thank you for coming. We’re excited. You’re joining us for your Mother’s Day celebration on mike. And when the pastors here at our church, that’s great. We can start your day, week, month of mother honoring festivities at your home with us. Thank you. Um, it’s uh, I regret to inform you with the rain and wind that are blue angel flyover. We…

How to Win Your Culture

Morning. Good morning. Welcome. We’re also trying to coordinate with Mother’s Day. We’re also trying to coordinate like a five plane jet fly over to, you know, summarize our service for your mom’s. We want to honor your mom’s. It’s epic work you all are doing at home. And so thank you for coming. We are just orient you. We are in weak, weak. Four of our first peter series are real ID series. Looking at our identity we have…

What Does It Mean To Be a Living Stone

Okay, well welcome. My name is Ben Lander Pastor here at sewer church. Thank you for joining us here either in person or online. Turn with me to 1st Peter chapter two We’ll be working through vs one through 10 today. A few years ago I had the chance to be involved with building house and one of the things we want to do is build a garage. This is the first time that I was involved with building a…

Love God with All Your Mind

Hi, good morning. Um my name is a nine Scherer, my wife and I help direct the college ministry here. And this morning we’re gonna be continuing our series. This is just the second week um of our series in first Peter. Uh so if you missed first week, um you kind of missed uh not a lot, but pretty much to set up. So I’ll overview it a little bit, but you’re not too far behind, it’s gonna be…

Hopelessly Hopeful

Amen. Amen. Welcome. Thank you for coming. I feel like I have to make a disclaimer every spring after easter for a few weeks when these trees are budding, there’s a lot of tree pollen and then I’m just dying. So I had my chemical concoction, perfect for first service. Um but now it’s fading so you’re gonna hear? Miked up man, struggling the clearest throat as we work here, we’ll see what happens. So just a disclaimer. Um uh…

When We Encounter Jesus

Good morning. Good morning Church. Thank you for coming. Welcome. It’s good to be if you on easter morning, if you knew this isn’t a corporate event that you’re crashing, This isn’t a wedding uh, reception that you’re crashing, crashing. This is the gathered, uh, body of Solar Church Church and so friends, family, visitors. Welcome. We’re glad you’re here with us. As we look to the bible, look to the Lord in prayer as we reflect on what happened…

Finding Strength in God

Ben Lander and glad to be a pastor here at our church. For those of you who are new here in this room or new with us online, you have the opportunity this morning to finish with us. The book of first Samuel. We’ve been working for about 18 weeks through the book of First Samuel, and today we’re bringing it to a close, and so we’re going to have a short Easter series, and then we’re going to begin…

1 Samuel 27-28

Good morning, everybody. We’re gonna We’re gonna continue Terra’s announcement Theme of celebration of Easter coming up. I agree. Invite some friends because a lot of people are planning on their first return to church on Easter is what I’m hearing. So make sure you invite your neighborhoods, your network. So I’d like to roll the celebration on into this morning. Um, anyone know what this is? This is a hat. Does anyone have? Does anyone have an idea of…

Pain Brings Potential

morning. Welcome. Good to see you all. I got my notes open here. Yes, we’re good. So I heard a pastor friend described leading a church during Covid as hang up. There we go Group project You ever heard of everyone would ever do a group project growing up in high school or college. They were terrible and I was the worst group Project person always cherry picking other people’s work. So I hate group projects. Got some A’s out…

On the Run

All right. Good morning. Good morning, guys. Um, we’re gonna be in first. Samuel 21. I really encourage you to flip their or bring your booklet or something. We’re going to try to read a lot. We’re gonna get through 20 chapter 23 today, So I’m excited if you don’t know who I am. My name Zane and my wife and I helped lead the College ministry here, So I’m gonna pray for our time together. Um, if you would…

Battle Bitterness

morning. Thank you for coming Church to church. It’s good to see you all. We have three values as a church. We talk about gospel culture, community culture and generosity, culture and the way we define generosity, cultures, your time, talent and treasure. And this? Last week I was, uh I was talking to a financial planner because I’m 36 I’m I’m getting older and there’s things I should be doing greater capacity so that I’m a cheap to free…

Champion Warfare

Good morning, church. Welcome. When you preach the Bible, the whole Bible and nothing about the Bible. So help me, God, you You cover all sorts of parts of the Bible you’ve never heard of. Today is one of those parts. Very obscure moment in your Bible on obscured passage. You’ve never heard of the story of David and Goliath. You’ve never heard of this story before, but that’s fine. I will try to unpack and talk you through that…

1 Samuel 16

morning and Happy Valentine’s Day. So we get some of these sound issues worked out. You know, it is so cold. I’m glad that we have the opportunity to offer this live stream to you all. So that way you can stay warm and cozy and safe and not have to venture out in the snow and cold and that kind of thing. It’s so great that you know the past, we probably would have just canceled. But now we…

Rise & Fall

Good morning. Welcome. Thanks for coming. Thanks for brazen the snow. It sure seems like we get our winter snow face game faces on As winter progresses our threshold for inclement weather driving seems toe get lower as the year goes on So if the first snow of the year, just everything shuts down. But as the year goes on, we just kinda seem to soldier through, So welcome. Thank you for coming. Thanks for joining us on the livestream.…

Terrible Trade

Good morning. Thanks for coming. It’s good to see you all. Coffee will be good churches good the last few months, but it’s even better of coffee. So thank you for grinding through this without some just to give you a little heads up. High level we are. This is a workbook that’s in the resource library. Terrorist named, which is wonderful. That is out there in the library. Um, if you need one of these, grab one of these.…

God is not a Tesseract

Okay. Well, good morning. Welcome to show our church. My name is Ben Lin and, er, privileged to be one of the pastors here. Like to welcome those of you who are online as well. Thanks for checking us out or participating in the service here today. Um, just so you all know just a heads up. We’re gonna be going through First Samuel, Chapter four through chapter seven today. So you’re gonna need to grab your bible or grab…

Jesus is Everything

it is good to be with you today. I I’m gonna be teaching today from Second Corinthians 5, 14 and 15. So if you have a Bible turn there, we’re gonna read that in just a minute. Um, yeah. So most important things you need to know about me is, uh, I’m married. Um, my wife, Debbie. She’s, um, can’t be with us today. We live in Papillion, Nebraska. Um, she is remarkable. We have five kids, and they are…