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The Supremacy of Love (1 John 4:7-21)

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God loves us and therefore we must love one another. John gave us three important reasons to love one another: 1) Theological 2) Reciprocal 3) Practical. While loving others can sometimes feel like losing, in reality, loving others demonstrates for us that we have received the Holy Spirit and we can have confidence in the […]

Attack from within and without (1 John 3:19-4:6)

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As Christians, we live between the valley of failures and the hill of victory. When we are in those valleys, Satan will try to lie to us through our conscience or through false teaching in this world. As believers, we must believe rightly about Jesus Christ. Our conviction in His divinity and His humanity will […]

The Diamond Rule (1 John 3:11-18)

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The Golden Rule tells us to do to others as you want others do to you. The Platinum Rule tells us to treat others as others want to be treated. But Jesus gives us a rule that is above all rules: To love others as Christ has loved us. Loving one another is both a […]

Looking Forward and Backward (1 John 2:28 – 3:10)

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The Apostle John ended the first major section of his letter by exhorting his readers to remain in God. In order to do so, we must look forward to Christ’s second coming and we must also look backward to Christ’s first coming. His second coming motivates us to participate in the process of sanctification in […]

Tests of Life (Part 2) – Conviction

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In 1 John 2:12-27, John continued to give his audience the third test to check their relationship with God. The third test is a theological test – a test of conviction. As believers, we are faced with two oppositions from Satan: 1) the way of this world 2) false teachers. Our conviction in our triune […]

That You May Know…

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As we kicked off our new sermon series, we looked at three issues John was dealing with, four reasons why he wrote the book and the singular purpose for this letter to be written. http://media.blubrry.com/fcbcsgv/p/content.blubrry.com/fcbcsgv/Introduction_to_1John.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSS

Announcement – October 2, 2016

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New Youth Group Series: Gossip (Fri. 10/07, 7:30pm-9:30pm | Triple Room) We are starting a new series in our youth group on the topic of Gossip. Join us every 1st and 3rd Friday to discuss and learn from Scripture and from one another. Bring a friend while you are at it! Worship Team Training (Fri., […]

Announcement – September 25, 2016

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Church Membership Meeting (Sun. 9/25, 7pm) Our first ever SGV church membership meeting will take place today in the sanctuary at 7pm. Importance information regarding our church’s preparation toward independence will be discussed. We urge all church members to make every effort to attend. Church Picnic (Sat. 10/01, 10am-2pm) Join us for our annual church […]

Announcement – June 19, 2016

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Summer Elective Classes (June-July) New classes for the summer: 1) Foundation of worship ministry 2) Foundation of biblical hospitality 3) Starting Point. End of the School Year Youth Pool Party (Sat., 06/25 | 3pm-7pm) We will close out our school year with a splash. Join us that day to celebrate the end of the school […]

Announcement – June 12, 2016

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Summer Elective Classes (June-July) New classes for the summer: 1) Foundation of worship ministry 2) Foundation of biblical hospitality 3) Starting Point. Youth group Canceled (Fri., 06/17) There will be no youth group that Friday due to the Family Conference on 06/18. End of the School Year Youth Pool Party (Sat., 06/25 | 3pm-7pm) We […]