Sermons by Mike Whitney

Sermons by Mike Whitney

Real Rest

Hey, welcome. Hello. Hello. Hello. My name is Mike. I’m on the four elders here at our church. Thank you for coming. Uh, it’s a joy to be a few. It’s a fun to watch babies getting dedicated kids are a blast. It’s honor to spend some time for this morning and look at God’s word. My uh, I have the honor of speaking through the fourth commandment this morning with you in exodus 20. We’re spending 10 weeks looking…

The Second Commandment

Landon Patrick. Your your first job might not be in Lincoln, but your second job is in Lincoln. We’ll leave the light on for you. Welcome back if you guys want to come back. But we sure love students. Thank you for doing that guys. I was smart. Um, let’s let me share a quick story. I was driving back from church last week and I was asking one of my sons like, what do you think of church? It…

Humble King, Great Savior

Good morning. Welcome. Thank you for coming to church. It’s a, it’s an exciting time. Palm sunday easter sunday and the christian calendar is key hallmark passages and moments in the life and calendar of a church and the people next week, we’re giving out candy to your kids. I think this week parents, we have a bunch of baby chicks that they have upstairs that they’re giving to your kids, so don’t, don’t mind the mess. First service said…

Believing for More Open Doors

Amen. Amen, Good morning. No, no, no. Great morning. Great morning. This is the day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be good job church, good job church. What a great decision you did to start or end your week with gathering of God’s people to, to sing, to pray to fellowship, to eat a donut, eat some, drink some coffee, say hi to your old friends and listen to the message of God preach so great choice,…

Believing For More Laborers

Amen. Thank you for that. That’s great. That was a wonderful who made that Chloe. Well done Chloe. Thank you Chloe. Amen. Welcome. Thank you for coming this morning. It’s my name is Michael on the five pastors here and so are churches. The honor to be a few today. It’s encouraging to have a beautiful sunday morning to be a few and talk with you, pray with you, fellowship with you, drink some coffee with you have a donut…

Eat, Drink, and Be Anxious

Good morning. Thank you for coming physically or digitally. It is if your digital, it’s brutal cold out today. It is, it is painfully cold. Oh my goodness, I don’t believe this weather, this is great. Um glad you’re here. Super Bowl sunday. So we’re Super Bowl. Super sunday and it’s good to be if you all this is the one sunday here. I got to limit myself to a few football jokes and references as we go through this.…

Roasts Over Roast

Alright alright, friday night dads with daughters. We have the daddy daughter dance 68 PM now dads dads with daughters, I want you to look over at your daughter right now look him in the eyes, look me in the eyes and say good morning beautiful. Now how can you possibly not bring your daughter to the daddy daughter dance? Looking in those eyes right now man, I know that your, it’s not your ideal, you know, thought of how…

Shamelessly Persistent

jesus and his disciples went onto the villages around caesarea philippi on the way. He asked them who do people say I am? They replied. Some say john the baptist, others say elijah and still others, one of the prophets. But what about you? Who do you say? I am? Amen. Welcome. Good morning. If you’re on the live stream, welcome If you’re here in the room, welcome. Um, you reminded me Chloe of what I interaction I had with…

Sympathizer and Savior

merry christmas livestream people merry christmas, real people in the room, we sure appreciate and love you. Um just thank you for bearing with us christmas I think like four years ago when we did christmas, we don’t even like saying christmas songs and we kind of forgot I’m saying the royal, we like me. I kind of forgot about we’re rolling through some other passages and stuff and I know how do you forget that? I don’t know. So…

Loving People Who Are Different

Amen. Good morning. Welcome Welcome as well as we approach the holiday season. Think of any weird family traditions. Y’all might have my uh my family does some stuff, it just seems wrong. Um they, they do a family fun run, which feels like a five K. To me. And there’s all these nephews that are like adolescent teenage track guys who do cross country and they run a spirited seems like a three mile race after we do thanksgiving…

Luke 9:51-62

All right. Welcome. Welcome. Welcome, Come on in, have a seat. Thank you for coming. My name is mike, I’m on the passage of that solar church. It’s great to be a few. We are in the gospel of Luke. Chapter nine versus 51 through 62, Section 14 of those blue workbooks in the lobby, page 506 in the house Bible. Um, And our latitude longitude, if you’re on the live stream and you slip in and you’re still sleeping…

Insta Bread and Insta Fish

Good morning. Good morning. Welcome. My name is mike, it’s an honor to be a few this morning. I’m one of the pastors here. If you join us in person for the first time, welcome. If your name is Annie, you’re homesick. Welcome. Thank you for joining us on the livestream. It’s an honor to be a few this morning. Let’s pray. Let’s jump right in. We have a lot to cover and I’m gonna want to spend my time…

Desperate for Jesus

Good morning. Good morning. Good morning. Welcome. Welcome. Welcome. We are starting Luke End of Chapter eight. Names Mike. One of the pastors, it’s great to be a few this morning. Anyone heard the phrase desperate times, call for desperate measures. Here we go. Here we go. So the rest of you, there’s this phrase desperate times call for desperate measures to Luke. Chapter eight looks at two very different people in different situations that are in desperate situations. One,…

Generosity Culture

good to see you all. My name is Mike. I’m one of the pastors here. So we’re church welcome if you’re on the livestream this morning. If you’re new this morning. If you’re not new this morning, welcome the labor Day weekend. This is the day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it and we’ll rejoice for yesterday to yesterday was a good day to, for many of us care about that secondary thing. It’s…

Community Culture

Hey, let’s go. Let’s do this Church, have a seat. I was worried about you as a second service. Honestly, just before we start, I’ll be honest. The first service was has been amped the last couple of weeks and y’all came in kind of slow rolling and now you’re starting to get more excited. You slept in, you know, you should be fresh, refreshed, ready to go. So thanks for coming. Thanks for coming. My name is Michael with…

One in Christ

Amen. Let’s give it up for our college. Please be praying for Alex Chloe Ryan Zain faith Derek john as they are doing collegiate ministry on your behalf at U. N. L. This next couple weeks. This is go time. So welcome college students. If you’re on the livestream, welcome. If you’re from Solar Church, welcome. If you’re from Restoration City Church, welcome. If this is your first time visiting us welcome. There’s a lot going on this morning. It’s…

Merger

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 above every morning, so that at the name of…

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.…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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.…