Sermons by Pastor Mike Hooper

Sermons by Pastor Mike Hooper

Hope for the Home – Love Interrupted

Hope for the Home Love Interrupted  Communication and Conflict Ephesians 4:15 but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him who is the head—Christ— Today I want to talk to you about one of the most important subjects in marriage and in life.  Today if you are here and not married I think you can benefit just as much from this message as the married couples can. Communication and resolving conflict Benjamin Franklin said: If…

Hope for the Home- Love that is instep

Hope for the Home Love that is instep Ephesians 5:22-26 Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. For the husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body. Therefore, just as the church is subject to Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her,…

Hope for the Home – Marriage

Hope for the Home God’s plan for marriage Ephesians 5:31-32 “For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.” This is a great mystery, but I speak concerning Christ and the church. The Big Ideas God designed marriage and has a great plan in mind The primary purpose of marriage is to reflect God’s glory It is important to receive your mate as God’s perfect…

New Wine in 19

New Wine in One Nine There is always a tension between experience and faith Experiences build formulas God wants to build faith  Mark 2:12 Immediately he arose, took up the bed, and went out in the presence of them all, so that all were amazed and glorified God, saying, “We never saw anything like this!” We have never saw anything like this before  Experience reveals that God is Faithful Experience helps us to understand our gifts Experience builds our Trust…

Joy #4

The Joy of the Promise Luke 2:8-18 Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid. Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is…

Joy of the Promise #3

The Joy of the Promise Luke 1:30-33 Then the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And behold, you will conceive in your womb and bring forth a Son, and shall call His name Jesus. He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Highest; and the Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David. And He will reign over the house of Jacob forever,…

Joy of the Promise #2

Joy of the Promise To remind you of what the premise of our series is I want to remind you that the promises that God makes to individuals in a a very private and intimate way in the Christmas story were intended to bless the whole world.  With that thought in mind I want you to see that God is still making  promises to us  as His children and that those promises  are also meant to bless others.   God’s…

Joy of the Promise

The Joy of the Promise Christmas season is a great time to be reminded of the promises of God because there are so many promises in the Bible concerning the coming of the Messiah. It is also a great time to be reminded that with that promise comes great Joy!  Joy is something that is so needed today.  The Joy of the Lord is our strength! So over these weeks in December we are going to look at the promises…

His Intercession

His Intercession Romans 8:26-28 Likewise the Spirit also helps in our weaknesses. For we do not know what we should pray for as we ought, but the Spirit Himself makes intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered. Now He who searches the hearts knows what the mind of the Spirit is, because He makes intercession for the saints according to the will of God. 1.  Helps in our weaknesses Desperation: Is there a way out for me  …

His Comfort

His Comfort  The Holy Spirit is our Comforter A comforter is a friend who will love you in good times and in bad A comforter helps you through hard times A comforter takes you by the hand and leads you through our darkest hours to remind us the word helper and comforter can be interchanged John 14:16 And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever— John 14:26 But…