It All Comes Back To Jesus

Jimmy Akers

7/23/17

Description:“Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.” Romans 5:5

Hearing God's Voice Better

Jimmy Akers

7/16/17

Description:“But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.”Hebrews 11:6

Wisdom From My Fathers

Jimmy Akers

7/9/17

Description:“Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.” Proverbs 15:22

Lean In

Jimmy Akers

7/2/17

Description:“...they worshiped, but some doubted. Then Jesus came near....”Matthew 28:17-18

Moving At The Speed Of Trust

Jimmy Akers

6/25/17

Description:“My son, do not forget my law, But let your heart keep my commands; For length of days and long life and peace they will add to you. Let not mercy and truth forsake you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart, and so find favor and high esteem in the sight of God and man. Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.”Proverbs 3:1-6

Change Your View

Jimmy Akers

6/18/17

Description:“Then Zacchaeus stood and said to the Lord, “Look, Lord, I give half of my goods to the poor; and if I have taken anything from anyone by false accusation, I restore fourfold.” And Jesus said to him, “Today salvation has come to this house…”Luke 19:8-9

Dealing with Disappointment

Jimmy Akers

6/11/17

Description:“Stand fast therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and do not be entangled again with a yoke of bondage.”Galatians 5:1

Joy Beyond Happiness

Jimmy Akers

6/4/17

Description:““As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you; abide in My love. If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love, just as I have kept My Father’s commandments and abide in His love. “These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, and that your joy may be full.” John 15:9-11

Words That Rescue

Jimmy Akers

5/28/17

Description:“For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.”Romans 15:4

Hear Comes The Rain

Danielle Flickinger

5/21/17

Description:When we are waiting for the rain to come, we need to keep praying, and keep trusting God even when there are no clouds in sight. I Kings 18:41-46

The Lost Gospel

Chris Lockemy

5/7/17

Description:In this week's message, Pastor Chris discusses God's heart for seeking and saving those who are lost, and how God wants to go about helping you find your freedom and your purpose. Luke 15:11-24.

The Power to Choose

Larry Dembo

4/30/17

Description:In this week's message we discuss why God gave us the power to make our own choices in life, and how we need to respond because of that great responsibiity. Psalms 95:4-7

The Excellence of Love

Danielle Flickinger

4/23/17

Description:In this week's message we discuss the magnitude and intensity of God's love for us, what that means for how we should feel about ourselves, and the people around us. 1 Cor 13:4-7

Why He Rose

Mark Arnold

4/16/17

Description:In celebration of Easter we take take a look at what Jesus did in weeks before going to the cross for us. We also explore why He rose, and what that means for us today.

The Power of Prayer

Larry Dembo

4/9/17

Description:Find out about what God's word says about the power of prayer in this week's message, and how it can transform our lives. Ephesians 6:10-13

It's All About Perspective

Larry Dembo

4/2/17

Description:Sometimes in order to take down the giants we face in life we need to gain a different perspective. "I keep my eyes always on the Lord. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken." Psalm 16:8

222 Miles On A Bike With Jesus

Jimmy Akers

3/26/17

Description:“...looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith,,,”Hebrews 12:2

Footprints Around The Altar

Rob Murr

3/19/17

Description:4 And Moses wrote all the words of the Lord. And he rose early in the morning, and built an altar at the foot of the mountain, and twelve pillars according to the twelve tribes of Israel. 5 Then he sent young men of the children of Israel, who offered burnt offerings and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen to the Lord. Exodus 24:4-5

Wrestling With God

JImmy Akers

3/12/17

Description:“And he arose that night and took his two wives, his two female servants, and his eleven sons, and crossed over the ford of Jabbok. He took them, sent them over the brook, and sent over what he had. Then Jacob was left alone; and a Man wrestled with him until the breaking of day. Now when He saw that He did not prevail against him, He touched the socket of his hip; and the socket of Jacob’s hip was out of joint as He wrestled with him. And He said, “Let Me go, for the day breaks.” But he said, “I will not let You go unless You bless me!” So He said to him, “What is your name?” He said, “Jacob.””Genesis 32:22-27“And He said, “Your name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel; for you have struggled with God and with men, and have prevailed.” Then Jacob asked, saying, “Tell me Your name, I pray.” And He said, “Why is it that you ask about My name?” And He blessed him there. So Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: “For I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved.” Just as he crossed over Penuel the sun rose on him, and he limped on his hip. Therefore to this day the children of Israel do not eat the muscle that shrank, which is on the hip socket, because He touched the socket of Jacob’s hip in the muscle that shrank.”Genesis 32:28-32

It's Time To Go Over

Jimmy Akers

3/5/17

Description:“I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. The Lord watches over you— the Lord is your shade at your right hand; the sun will not harm you by day, nor the moon by night. The Lord will keep you from all harm— he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.”Psalm 121:1-8

For Such A Time As This

Jimmy Akers

2/26/17

Description:“For if you remain completely silent at this time, relief and deliverance will arise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father’s house will perish. Yet who knows whether you have come to the kingdom for such a time as this?””Esther 4:14

Start With Your Heart

Jimmy Akers

2/19/17

Description:“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.”Matthew 5:8

But First...

Jimmy Akers

2/12/17

Description:“Now it happened as they journeyed on the road, that someone said to Him, “Lord, I will follow You wherever You go.” And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay His head.” Then He said to another, “Follow Me.” But he said, “Lord, let me first go and bury my father.” “Jesus said to him, “Let the dead bury their own dead, but you go and preach the kingdom of God.” And another also said, “Lord, I will follow You, but let me first go and bid them farewell who are at my house.” But Jesus said to him, “No one, having put his hand to the plow, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.””Luke 9:57-62

Who are you, O great mountain?

Jimmy Akers

2/5/17

Description:"Who are you, O great mountain? ..." Zechariah 4:7

Altared Identity

Mark Arnold

1/29/17

Description:My old self has been crucified with Christ.[a] It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. Galatians 2:20

Altar Of Vulnerability

Jimmy Akers

1/22/17

Description:“Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”James 5:16

Altar Of Surrender

Jimmy Akers

1/15/17

Description:“But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christs power may rest on me. That is why, for Christs sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.”2 Corinthians 12:9-10

Altar Of New Beginnings

Jimmy Akers

1/8/17

Description:“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.”II Corinthians 5:17

Altar Of Decision

Jimmy Akers

1/1/17

Description:“Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”Philippians 3:12-14

The Greatest Gift Exchange Ever

Jimmy Akers

12/18/16

Description:““I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.”John 14:27

A Little Thing Can Be Quite Important

Jimmy Akers

12/11/16

Description:“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”Romans 15:13

Don't Get Lost In Transition

Jimmy Akers

12/4/16

Description:“”The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”).”Matthew 1:23

What Is Your Response To The Gift?

JImmy Akers

11/27/16

Description:“Moreover it is required in stewards that one be found faithful.”I Corinthians 4:2

In Everything Give Thanks

Jimmy Akers

11/20/16

Description:“In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”I Thessalonians 5:18

Fear, I Said Good Day Sir

Jimmy Akers

11/13/16

Description:“GOD, my shepherd! I don’t need a thing. You have bedded me down in lush meadows, you find me quiet pools to drink from. True to your word, you let me catch my breath and send me in the right direction. Even when the way goes through Death Valley, I’m not afraid when you walk at my side. Your trusty shepherd’s crook makes me feel secure. You serve me a six-course dinner right in front of my enemies. You revive my drooping head; my cup brims with blessing. Your beauty and love chase after me every day of my life. I’m back home in the house of GOD for the rest of my life.”Psalm 23 MSG

Pain Is Tangible, But So Is Hope

Jimmy Akers

11/6/16

Description:““Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift all of you as wheat. But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers.””Luke 22:31-32

Your Verse - 2 Chronicles 20:12

Larry Dembo

10/30/16

Description:"O our God, will You not exercise judgment upon them? For we have no might to stand against this great company that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are upon You." 2 Chronicles 20:12

Your Verse - Isaiah 55:9

Brad Dembo

10/23/16

Description:Isaiah 55:9 - "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts."

Your Verse - Hebrews 6:19

Mark Arnold

10/16/16

Description:"We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure. It enters the inner sanctuary behind the curtain."Hebrews 6:19

Your Verse - Psalms 29:11

Rob Murr

10/9/16

Description:“The LORD will give strength to His people; The LORD will bless His people with peace.”Psalms 29:11

Your Verse - Hebrews 13:8

Jimmy Akers

10/2/16

Description:“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.”Hebrews 13:8

You Don't Win Every Game / One Week In June

Jimmy Akers

9/25/16

Description:“Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”Philippians 3:12-14

We > Me - DBC Turns 3!!!

Jimmy Akers

9/18/16

Description:“Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. But woe to him who is alone when he falls, for he has no one to help him up.” Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

Hope in the Midst of Tragedy and Triumph

Danielle Flickinger

9/11/16

Description:"For I know the plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope." Jeremiah 29:11

Strength To Endure

Jimmy Akers

9/4/16

Description:“Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it. And everyone who competes for the prize is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a perishable crown, but we for an imperishable crown. Therefore I run thus: not with uncertainty. Thus I fight: not as one who beats the air. But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection, lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.”I Corinthians 9:24-27

Make A Difference

Jimmy Akers

8/28/16

Description:“But my life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about the wonderful grace of God.”Acts 20:24

Discover Purpose

Jimmy Akers

8/21/16

Description:“Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the wicked.”Psalms 84:10

Find Freedom

Jimmy Akers

8/14/16

Description:"Confess your trespasses to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much." James 5:16

Know God

Jimmy Akers

8/7/16

Description:“I call heaven and earth as witnesses today against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing; therefore choose life, that both you and your descendants may live;”Deuteronomy 30:19

What Do You Want?

Jimmy Akers

7/31/16

Description:“So Jesus stood still and commanded him to be called. Then they called the blind man, saying to him, “Be of good cheer. Rise, He is calling you.” And throwing aside his garment, he rose and came to Jesus. So Jesus answered and said to him, “What do you want Me to do for you?” The blind man said to Him, “Rabboni, that I may receive my sight.” Then Jesus said to him, “Go your way; your faith has made you well.” And immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus on the road.”Mark 10:49-52