The Eternal God

Robby Bradfordadvent, Bible, Christianity, Christmas, hope, Old TestamentLeave a Comment

Lord, you have been our dwelling place    throughout all generations.2 Before the mountains were born    or you brought forth the whole world,    from everlasting to everlasting you are God. –Psalm 90:1-2Psalm 90 often makes it into Advent readings on more than one day of the December period of waiting. Why so much focus on this Psalm?  Because it turns our eyes from the momentary, the … Read More

GENERATIONS: Inherit & Receive

Robby Bradfordatonement, discipleship, family, First Assembly Community Ministries, grace, heaven, hope, New Testament, preaching, teachingLeave a Comment

Yesterday we ended the Generations Series on a message about being heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ from Romans 8:15-17.  What a fabulous time it was capping off what has been a key moment in 2013 for our church.  God was working, healing, correcting and giving hope during the past seven Sundays!  Check out the service below!


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Wow!  This last Sunday’s services were absolutely powerful!  Seeing people reach out to God with faith and to worship God in the context of positive expecation!  That was a wonderful thing to accomplish.  I’m still rejoicing about all we saw God do in the lives of people!  Below are videos of the message and the entire worship service.  Faith trusts, … Read More

A Glorious Light

Robby Bradfordadvent, Christmas, Davidic Covenant, hope, Old Testament, prophecy, spirituality2 Comments

 The people walking in darkness    have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness    a light has dawned. 3 You have enlarged the nation    and increased their joy; they rejoice before you    as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice    when dividing the plunder. 4 For as in the day of Midian’s defeat,    you have shattered the yoke that burdens them,    the bar across their shoulders,    the rod of their … Read More

Good News for Lost Hopes

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In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron. 6 Both of them were upright in the sight of God, observing all the Lord’s commandments and regulations blamelessly. 7 But they had no children, because Elizabeth was barren; and they were both … Read More