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Unfulfilled Desires

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Psalms 1:6 Unfulfilled desires have great power to lead us off God’s path for out lives. James 1:14-15 14 but each one is tempted when, by his own evil desire, he is dragged away and enticed. 15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives…

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God is Watching You

Crestview Community Church

Scripture : Psalm 1:4-5 God is constantly watching over our lives. In fact Psalm 139 tells us God has uncountable thoughts about us every day. He is always at work carrying out His will in us and through us. James 4:14 14 Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your…

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Where is Your Delight?

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Psalm 1:1-3 Psalms 1 teaches us there are only two kinds of people in God’s eyes: righteous and sinners. It then explains the way people enter into each of those groups. Psalm 2:1 1 Why do the nations conspire and the peoples plot in vain?  NIV Psalm 1:6 6 For the Lord watches over…

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A New Creation

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Gal. 6:12-15 We unpack what Paul means when he makes the following statement: the world has been crucified to him and he to the world. Hebrews 8:13 13 By calling this covenant “new,” he has made the first one obsolete; and what is obsolete and aging will soon disappear.  NIV John 6:44 44 “No…

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Obedience vs Legalism

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Gal. 6:11-12, Luke 18:9-14 God desires obedience in our lives not legalism. Most of us need to be aware that we usually have some form of legalism in our worldview. We can tell by filling in the blank: A good Christian does ___________________. Matt 6:1 1″Be careful not to do your ‘acts of righteousness’…

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Don’t Grow Weary

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Gal. 6:7-10 The Word of God is imminently practical. In this passage we are taught to be aware that we can grow weary of doing good. Eph. 2:10 10 For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. NIV 2 Cor.…

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Sowing and Reaping

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Gal. 6:7-10 Paul warns us about the law of sowing and reaping. Gen 1:12 12 The land produced vegetation: plants bearing seed according to their kinds and trees bearing fruit with seed in it according to their kinds. And God saw that it was good.  NIV Job 4:8 8 As I have observed, those…

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Sermon for June 30th

Crestview Community Church

Unfortunately due to technical difficulties we were not able to record the sermon from June 30th in either audio or video format. We sincerely apologize to those who listen to the sermons regularly.

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Burdens and Loads

Crestview Community Church

Scripture: Gal. 6:1-5 We are commanded to help others with their burdens and to carry our own loads. James 5:16 16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective. NIV Rom. 15:1-2 1 Now we…

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