Easter 2019

April 21, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
A Startling Discovery

John 20:1-18

约翰福音 20:1-18

Mary Magdalene found the disciples and told them, “I have seen the Lord!” Then she gave them his message.     ~ John 201-18 (NLT)

 抹大拉的玛丽亚就去向门徒报讯,说:“我看见主了!”又把主对她说的话告诉门徒。 
~ 约翰福音 20:1-18 (CCB)

Ridiing on a Donkey

April 14, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
Riding on a Donkey
Zechariah 9:9-12Matthew 21:1-11 

撒迦利亚书 9:9-12马太福音 21:1-11

“Tell the people of Jerusalem, ‘Look, your King is coming to you. He is humble, riding on a donkey—riding on a donkey’s colt.’”      ~ Matthew 21:5 (NLT)

“要对锡安城[a]说,‘看啊,你的君王来了!祂谦卑地骑着驴,骑着一头驴驹。’” ~ 马太福音  21:5 (CCB)

Passover and Communion

April 7, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
Passover and Communion
Jeremiah 31:31-34; Luke 22:14-20
耶利米书 31:31-34; 路加福音 22:14-20

Sermon Outline:

There’s Passover

There’s Communion

There’s Something in Between

 “This cup is the new covenant between God and his people—an agreement confirmed with my blood, which is poured out as a sacrifice for you.      ~ Luke 22:20 (NLT)

饭后,祂又举起杯来,说:“这杯是用我的血立的新约,这血是为你们流的。”
~  路加福音 22:20 (CCB)

irules

March 231, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
iRules – A New Commandment
Exodus 20:17John 13:31-35

Sermon Outline:

From 10 Commandments…

To 2 Greatest (Matthew 22:34-40)…

To 1 New.

How Jesus Loves You.

“So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other.
Just as I have loved you, you should love each other.”            ~ John 13:34 (NLT)

 “我赐给你们一条新命令——你们要彼此相爱。我怎样爱你们,   你们也要怎样彼此相爱。”                          ~ 约翰福音 13:34 (CCB)

 

irules

March 17, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
iRules – To Tell the Truth
Zechariah 8:14-17;  Exodus 20:16

Sermon Outline:

The Word of Witness

Reputations are at Stake

Encountering the Grey Area

“And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere – in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”  ~ Acts 1:8b

 

irules

March 3, 2019 – Pastor Ryan Emmons
iRules – Affairs of the Heart
Matthew 5:27-30;  Exodus 20:14

Sermon Outline:

The System was Broken

Jesus Hit the Reset Button

 A Few Words from God:

If you are Feeling Tempted:

  • 1 Corinthians 10:12-13
  • Lamentations 3:22-26
  • Hebrews 2:17-18
  • James 1:14-15
  • Proverbs 5:1-23

If you are in Denial:

  • Galatians 6:7-8
  • 1 Corinthians 6:15-20
  • Ephesians 5:3
  • Colossians 3:1-+5
  • James 4:4-10
  • 1 Thessalonians 4:3-8

If you are Sorry:

  • Psalms 130:1-4
  • Romans 8:1-2
  • 1 John 1:8-9
  • Zechariah 3:1-4

“God blesses those whose hearts are pure, for they will see God.” ~ Matthew 5:8