Christ: Advocate, Propitiation, New Life

October 1, 2017

What happens in our relationship with God when we sin? Why was it necessary for Jesus to come to earth, suffer, due, and raise again? How does all of this affect our lives today? Ryan Alsheimer continues our Blessed Assurance series with a message from 1 John 2:1-6


God is Light

September 24, 2017

To sum up the teachings of Jesus, John tells the readers of 1 John that “God is light”. How are imperfect Christians supposed to live in fellowship with a perfect God? Ryan Alsheimer preaches 1 John 1:5-10


Fellowship With God - Blessed Assurance

September 17, 2017

How do we know that we are Christians? Pastor Ryan kicks off our new sermon series, “Blessed Assurance" on the book of 1 John. In 1 John 1:1-4, John describes who Jesus is, why it matters, and why we can’t always rely on our spiritual experiences to reveal the true Jesus of the Bible.


The Great Commission

September 4, 2017

Everybody is on a mission, but not everybody's mission is in sync with God's Great Commission. What is God's mission, and how can we be a part of it right here in Oneonta, NY? Pastor Ryan breaks down the Great Commission, what it means, and how it applies to us today.


Five Solas Panel Discussion

August 27, 2017

Pastor Don Yarborough, Julie Dostal, Amy Kropp, and Pastor Kaler Carpenter join Pastor Ryan for a discussion about the Five Solas of the Reformation and why they still matter today.


Soli Deo Gloria

August 20, 2017

Since scripture alone teaches that people are saved by God by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone, it’s clear that all of the glory should go to God alone. He deserves all of the credit for what he’s done in our lives. But if He gets all the credit, what should our response be? What piece do we play within the doctrines of the five solas? Ryan Alsheimer talks about the glory of God and how we should respond.


Solus Christus (Christ Alone)

August 13, 2017

Is Jesus really the only way into heaven? Pastor Ryan will continues our sermon series on the "Five Solas" of the Reformation with a message about some of the claims that Jesus made about his authority to bring sinners to God.


Sola Fide

August 6, 2017

Martin Luther said the doctrine of "Faith Alone" would be the doctrine upon which the church stands or falls. Ryan Alsheimer talks about how faith alone in Christ brings us to God, and not our own works.


Sola Gratia

July 30, 2017

Continuing our sermon series on the "Five Solas" of the Reformation, Ryan Alsheimer preaches from Ephesians 2 about how our eternal salvation comes by God's grace alone.


Your Way Was Through the Sea

July 16, 2017

What do we do when being a Christian isn't fun anymore? Have you ever felt abandoned by God? How should we respond? Ryan Alsheimer talks about how the writer of Psalm 77 handled these feelings.