Generous Seed

We rarely see it in ourselves but quickly identify it in others. What is it? ‘I’m first and everyone else is second, third, fourth and so on!’ It’s not a new thought or philosophy. Generations have struggled with generosity. It’s amazing how we live selfishly and yet expect...
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Good News Seed

Fireplaces don’t warm hearts. Neither does fine furniture nor a four-car garage nor a full stomach nor a job with a six-figure salary. A cold heart can be warmed only by the fire of the living God.’ (Matthew 13:1-23).
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Mustard Seed

Matthew 13:31-35 is a perfect example. A small seed grows into the largest plant in the garden and represents the Kingdom of God. Are you scratching your head yet? How does such a story apply to us and our spiritual life/journey? Great question!
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Gods Mission

During the last three weeks we’ve been examining how high profile NT characters have struggled to recognize the resurrected Jesus. This week something different transpires, Jesus doesn’t appear… He disappears leaving the disciples gazing at the clouds and wondering what just...
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Identifying Jesus

In John 20:24-31 we discover Thomas the disciple reacted completely different than Mr. Lake. Thomas communicated to the disciples – ‘Unless I see and touch the resurrected Jesus I will not believe He’s alive!’ Thankfully, Thomas was blessed with such an opportunity.
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Too Busy

Have you ever been so busy that you’ve missed something important? Missed an appointment, person, meal or event? It’s not really a great feeling and yet it happens frequently. Billy Graham once said, ‘We hurt people by being too busy.
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Recognizing Jesus

Have you ever had someone tell you, ‘It’s right there in front of you!’? How about, ‘Open your eyes, its right there!’? No matter how hard you try you cannot seem to recognize, identify or detect that hidden item or object.
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TITUS

Have you ever wondered if some people are so messed up and far from God, that there is little hope for them? If so, this Sunday Dr. Elliott will be sharing a faith-affirming message concerning the man named "Titus" in the Bible who underwent an amazing transformation.
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LIFE

This weekend New Hope will celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Too often we’re tempted to look back on Easter as if it were some ancient happening, something that occurred but really has no relevance for today. It is my prayer that we would discover the POWER...
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HOPE

There is always HOPE! We want to believe there is HOPE! We long for HOPE! Sometimes it’s a matter of placing our optimism on the right HOPE with the right MISSION!
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