Oct 9, 2022

EXPOSING THE DARK SIDE OF RELIGIONGod’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 14Romans 2:17-29 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney Open with me to Romans 2. This morning marks the fourteenth week we’ve been in the bookof Romans. Up to this point, we’ve covered a meager one-and-a-half chapters (48 verses in all). Ifyou’ve been with us during […]

Oct 2, 2022

GOD’S WARNING TO THE SELF-CONVINCED MORALIST (2 of 2) God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 13Romans 2:5-16 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney A little more than three weeks ago, on September 16, trusted researcher George Barna spokeat a Family Research Council event in Atlanta Georgia. Barna warned that “America is a nation incrisis” because its […]

Spet 25, 2022

GOD’S WARNING TO THE SELF-CONVINCED MORALIST God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 12Romans 2:1-4 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney This morning we’re going to look at Romans 2:1-4. As I was preparing for this message, I wasreminded of the humiliating scene found 2 Samuel 12. This unhappy scene immediately followsDavid’s adulterous affair with Bathsheba and […]

Spet 11, 2022

UNDERSTANDING GOD’S WRATH (2 of 2) God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 11 Romans 1:24-32 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney What is happening in our world? That’s the predominant question I think everyone is asking one way or another.  It seems everywhere we look the world is falling apart at a bewildering pace.  Many of […]

Spet 4, 2022

UNDERSTANDING GOD’S WRATH God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 10 Romans 1:18-23 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney More than a hundred years ago British newspaper, The Times, invited various writers to answer the universally plaguing question: What is wrong with the world?  They didn’t have to wait long for an answer.  Well-known writer, thinker, and […]

Aug 22, 2022

WHAT IS THE WRATH OF GOD? God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 9 Romans 1:18 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney This morning we’re going to look at a truth in the Bible that far from easy to talk about.  In fact, in some ways, I’d rather not address it at all.  It has the tendency […]

Aug 22, 2022

NOT ASHAMED God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 8 Romans 1:16-17 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney Many years ago while on a return flight to Spokane from Portland, I sat next to a very dignified man dressed in a sharp suit and tie.  Shortly after the plane left the runway, we began a conversation that […]

July 31, 2022

MODELING GRACE (3 of 3) God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 7 Romans 1:13-15 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney             Sir Edwin Landseer was one of the most famous painters of the Victorian era. His talent developed early, and he had the first showing of his work at the Royal Academy when he was just […]

July 24, 2022

MODELING GRACE (2 of 3) God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 6 Romans 1:9-12 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney If I were to ask you to make a list of the names of people who’ve had the greatest influence in the world, I wonder which names you’d write.  Without hesitation most of us would probably […]

July 17, 2022

MODELING GRACE (1 of 2) God’s Invitation to Grace ❧ Part 5 Romans 1:8-15 ❧ Pastor, Dr. John Denney We’re in a series of messages I’ve entitled God’s Invitation to Grace.  I labored over this title as I began preparing this series because I wanted to attempt to capture the essence of the message of […]