Lift My Eyes (Psalm 121)

Barrett Case

12/27/15

Description:Where does our help come from? The psalmist answers this question and directs us to turn our attention, to fix our gaze, to lift our eyes to the Lord--our one true Help.

A Christmas Psalm (Psalm 46)

Barrett Case

12/13/15

Description:God offers security, stability, and salvation to His people through Jesus Christ. Oh, the Good News of Jesus Christ--our security, stability, and salvation!

Tell Their Story (Psalm 107)

Barrett Case

11/29/15

Description:In the second part of Psalm 107, we see how the LORD uses both adversity and prosperity to accomplish His purposes in our lives. Per the repeated command in Psalm 107, church members both young and old tell their story and tell why they are thankful.

The Redeemed of the Lord (Psalm 107)

Barrett Case

11/22/15

Description:Dixie Vodry sings "I Want a Mansion" before the sermon.Redeemed People are Thankful People. Redeemed people can say that the Lord satisfies, sets free, saves, and sees through all those who belong to Him.

How Long, Lord? (Psalm 13)

Barrett Case

11/15/15

Description:David wrote this psalm to lead us in lament, prayer, and praise. In six short verses, we learn how to approach the Lord in all aspects of life.

Scoundrel (Luke 16)

Randy Gariss, Ozark Christian College

11/11/15

Description:Donya Bridgewater sings "Feel the Nails" prior to the sermon. Randy looks at Jesus' parable in Luke 16 to conclude our revival.

Lost (Luke 15)

Randy Gariss, Ozark Christian College

11/10/15

Description:Don Swope sings "His Eye is On the Sparrow" prior to the sermon. We look at the parable Jesus tells in Luke 15--all three chapters (the lost sheep, the lost coin, and the lost son).

Prayer (Luke 11)

Randy Gariss, Ozark Christian College

11/9/15

Description:Dixie Lee Vodry sings "Old Roman Soldier" prior to the sermon.In this Bible study through the New Testament, Randy leads us to an understanding that maybe we've prayed incorrectly, maybe we've been praying for the wrong things, and encourages us to pray Biblical prayers.

Love (Luke 7)

Randy Gariss, Ozark Christian College

11/8/15

Description:Meghann Case sings "I Choose Jesus" prior to the sermon.How do we love God? What does it take to love? Randy gives us the two keys to love God.

Repentance (Isaiah 30)

Randy Gariss, Ozark Christian College

11/8/15

Description:Randy speaks about repentance--the popular understanding and the Biblical understanding. Repentance is always a relational story; it's God saying, "Return to Me."

Praise (Psalm 8)

Barrett Case

11/1/15

Description:Meghann Case sings "Your Great Name" prior to the sermon. In Psalm 8, David teaches us, encourages us, exhorts us to praise the LORD - creation inspires praise and His care for us ought to move us to praise Him.O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is Your Name in all the earth!

Be Not Dismayed (Psalm 2)

Barrett Case

10/25/15

Description:The world plots. The Lord laughs. The King rules. The invitation stands.

The Congregation of the Righteous (Psalm 1)

Barrett Case

10/18/15

Description:Psalm 1 covers the primary things, the first things; the stuff of utmost importance.

Help from the Psalms

Barrett Case

10/11/15

Description:An introduction to the book of Psalms and the help they give to us as God's people. We desperately need the Psalms to orient our thoughts and minds, to direct us Godward.

Wanderers (James 5:19-20)

Barrett Case

9/27/15

Description:We come to the end of James' letter and its abrupt ending. Those who wander and those who are lost need us, God's people, to care enough about them, to love them enough to bring them back from the way of error, back to the Truth.

Prayer (James 5:13-18)

Barrett Case

9/20/15

Description:James discusses the "when", the "how", and the "why" of prayer.

Godward (James 5:13-14)

Barrett Case

9/13/15

Description:James instructs us on what our prayer life should look like, and reveals the ways in which we neglect prayer. James makes it clear that everything is meant to direct us Godward.

Missionary Presentation (Ruth 1-4)

Unlisted for their safety

9/6/15

Description:Listen to a wonderful sermon and sharing from some of our newly supported church missionaries. Hear their heart for the Muslim population and commit to praying for them each day.

Truth (James 5:12)

Barrett Case

8/30/15

Description:James echoes his brother, Jesus, telling us not to swear oaths. We who belong to Christ must speak with characteristic truth in all things as we represent our Lord.

Patience, Part 2 (James 5:7-11)

Barrett Case

8/23/15

Description:James tells us to be patient, and gives us three examples, three patient people who will teach us to be patient: the farmer, the prophets, and Job.

Patience, Part 1 (James 5:7-9)

Barrett Case

8/16/15

Description:James urges patience in his readers, in us--patience for one thing in particular. Be patient, then, brothers and sisters...

Warning (James 5:1-6)

Barrett Case

8/9/15

Description:James warns of coming judgment and the sinful use of wealth

Tomorrow (James 4:13-17)

Barrett Case

8/2/15

Description:As we plan for tomorrow, do we take the Lord into account? Do we defer to His will? James urges us to remember our ignorance, our frailty, and our dependence upon Him for our life and all things.

Judging (James 4:11-12)

Barrett Case

7/26/15

Description:"Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against a brother or sister judges them and speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it. There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the One who is able to save and destroy. But you—who are you to judge your neighbor?"

Grace, Part 2 (James 4:6-10)

Barrett Case

7/19/15

Description:What is a proper response to grace? A proper response to grace is a Biblical response to grace, as outlined by James in these verses.

Grace (James 4:1-6)

Barrett Case

7/12/15

Description:What is a Holy God's response to His people when they fight and quarrel, when they covet and envy, when they befriend the world, when they're guilty of spiritual adultery? Grace. "He gives us more grace." James 4:6

Wisdom (James 3:13-18)

Barrett Case

6/28/15

Description:James writes about two kinds of wisdom: worldly and heavenly.

5 Essentials (1 Cor. 16:13-14)

Barrett Case

6/21/15

Description:On this Father's Day, we look at two short verses from Paul's letter to the church in Corinth. Paul gives us 5 imperatives, 5 commands for men in the church to follow. In following these, we will, by God's grace and strength, become true men.

The Tongue (James 3:1-12)

Barrett Case

6/14/15

Description:James discusses the tongue--the powerful, humanly untamable, fire-starting member of our bodies.

Faith (Part Two) (James 2:14-26)

Barrett Case

6/7/15

Description:James uses four different illustrations in order to show us what faith is not and what faith is.

Faith (Part One) (James 2:14-17)

Barrett Case

5/31/15

Description:James asks some tough questions about faith--questions we need to answer for ourselves: What good is faith that has no deeds? What good is a faith that doesn't help a brother or sister in need? What good is faith by itself?

Favoritism (James 2:1-13)

Barrett Case

5/17/15

Description:James, the younger half-brother of Jesus, boldly and directly confronts favoritism within the Church, amongst believers; James gives us good reason to repent of showing favoritism.

Family (Romans 16:1-16)

Barrett Case

5/10/15

Description:The Church is, by God's great design, and family. On Mother's Day specifically, we need to see from God's Word that we are a family and that women within the Church are "mothers" and we are to relate to them as such.

Religion (James 1:26-27)

Barrett Case

5/3/15

Description:James gives us three necessary marks of true and acceptable religion. What must we do to make sure our religion is acceptable to God our Father?

The Word (James 1:19-25)

Barrett Case

4/26/15

Description:James urges us to accept the Word, become doers of the Word, and to remember the Word.(Barrett recommends downloading 'Fighter Verses' from the Google Play or App Store to aid in Bible memorization).

Trials (James 1:2-18)

Barrett Case

4/19/15

Description:LIfe is full of trials. We aren't the solution. Only God can give us what we need.

Servant (James 1:1)

Barrett Case

4/12/15

Description:The first sermon in a series on the book of James. We look at who James is, who he believes Jesus is, and that he considers himself "a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ." We, too, are servants of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Of First Importance (1 Cor. 15)

Barrett Case

4/5/15

Description:The Bible teaches us about what is of first importance: "that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that He was buried, that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, that He appeared to Cephas and then to the twelve."This means, for us, life and hope and joy.

Promise (Ruth 4:18-22)

Barrett Case

3/29/15

Description:The family line of David leads to the One who fulfills all of God's promises to His people. Jesus is the promised and perfect King-the One who rules over us, the One who is with us, the One who will save us from our sins.

Redemption (Ruth 4:1-17)

Barrett Case

3/22/15

Description:This sermon details the rescue and restoration, the redemption of Ruth and Naomi. The Lord who worked out their redemption has already worked out your redemption through the One Redeemer, Jesus Christ.

Ruth and Boaz (Ruth 3)

Barrett Case

3/15/15

Description:A continuation of our series in the book of Ruth. In Ruth Chapter 3, Ruth proposes to Boaz. There are many good lessons here for us, but none more important than what this story teaches us about Jesus.

Preach the Word (2 Timothy 4:1-8)

Matt Proctor, Ozark Christian College

3/11/15

Description:Donya Bridgewater sings "There Is A God" prior to the sermon.Matt concludes his series in 2 Timothy. He reminds us that we are called to speak God's Message and gives us three reasons why we must Preach the Word.

Nourish Your Soul (2 Timothy 3:14-17)

Matt Proctor, Ozark Christian College

3/10/15

Description:Dixie Lee Vodry sings "Please Release Me" prior to the sermon.Matt preaches the fourth sermon in a series of sermons from 2 Timothy. In this sermon, Matt encourages us to nourish our souls on the feast that is God's Word--because it's from God, it's about Jesus, and it's for us.**Unfortunately, the last few minutes of his sermon were cut-off due to technical difficulties.

Expect Hard Times (2 Timothy 2:1-13)

Matt Proctor, Ozark Christian College

3/9/15

Description:Meghann Case sings "Strangely Dim" before the sermon.Matt Proctor preaches the third sermon in a series on 2 Timothy. Tonight, Matt reminds us to expect hard times in this life and to endure.

Guard the Gospel (2 Timothy 1:8-14)

Matt Proctor, Ozark Christian College

3/8/15

Description:Before the sermon, Bethany and Josie Liles sing "You Raise Me Up."Matt preaches the second sermon in a series of sermons on 2 Timothy. In this message he reminds us that "the Church is the place that never stops speaking about Jesus."

Remember Your Heritage (2 Timothy 1:3-7)

Matt Proctor, Ozark Christian College

3/8/15

Description:Matt Proctor, President of Ozark Christian College, preaches the first sermon in his series of sermons from 2 Timothy.

As Chance Would Have it (Ruth 2)

Barrett Case

3/1/15

Description:Coincidence or Providence?

The Road Less Traveled (Ruth 1:6-22)

Barrett Case

2/22/15

Description:A look at the different paths taken by Orpah, Ruth, and Naomi.

God Is At Work (Ruth 1:1-5)

Barrett Case

2/15/15

Description:The introduction to Ruth reminds us that God is at work in our lives.(The first sermon through the book of Ruth)

Grace is > ______ (Judges 21)

Barrett Case

2/8/15

Description:God's grace is greater than all our sin; it's God's grace we need.