4.17.16 Like a Child

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Like a Child” Text: Mark 10:13-16 Main Idea: What does it mean to be a Christian/disciple/follower of Jesus? We’ve examined this question before, but Jesus brings it up again. This time, people are bringing children to be blessed and the disciples are blocking them. Jesus rebukes […]

4.3.16 A True Disciple

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “A True Disciple” Text: Mark 9:38-50 Main Idea: There are still lots of people in the U.S. who think of themselves as ‘evangelical Christians.’ Yet according to the Bible, a Christian is simply a disciple. And in today’s passage, Jesus identifies a true disciple in these […]

3.27.16 This Jesus, God Raised Up!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()3.27.16 This Jesus, God Raised Up! Acts 2:14-41

3.20.16 Faith Inducing Jesus

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: Faith-Inducing Jesus Text: Mark 9:14-29 Main Idea: Do you ever get frustrated or discouraged at the slow progress of your Christian faith? Our temptation is to try and grow faster by looking inside of ourselves, by exerting greater effort in believing. But the answer lies outside […]

2.28.16 Last of All and Servant of All

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Last of All and Servant of All” Text: Mark 9:30-37

1.31.16 Lords Prayer Gods Provision

Sermon Title: “Lord’s Prayer: God’s Provision” Text: Matthew 6:9-13 Main Idea: Today, we are considering the third target, “Give us this day our daily bread.” But what does this really mean? It’s difficult to understand, because all we need to do if we’re hungry is open up the fridge. But “bread” represents all of our […]

1.24.16 Lord’s Prayer God’s Kingdom

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Lord’s Prayer: God’s Kingdom” Text: Matthew 6:9-13; Revelation 12:1-12 Main Idea: In order to pray this second target, we need to understand the “Kingdom of God”. Definition: the rule of Christ the King in the lives of His Kingdom people, which grows extensively and intensively.  1. […]

1.17.16 Great is Thy Faithfulness

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Great is Thy Faithfulness!” Text: Psalm 105:1-45 Main Idea: Psalm 105 celebrates God’s faithfulness to His covenant people throughout redemptive history. Verse 42 says, “For he remembered his holy promise…” On this 25th Anniversary, let us recount God’s faithfulness to ODCC! 1. Faithful to establish 2. […]

1.3.16 “Lord, Teach Us How to Pray!”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Lord, Teach Us How to Pray!” Text: Matthew 6:5-13; Luke 11:1-4 Main Idea: Prayer is fundamental. Christians know we should be “praying without ceasing.” Yet it’s still a universal struggle. It’s something all believers are able to do, since we have access to God through Christ. […]

12.27.15 Casting Anxieties on Him.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: Casting Anxieties on Him Text: 1 Peter 5:6-11 Main Idea: 2015 was a year of anxiety. We saw the advance of secularism and the gay agenda. We saw the rise of ISIS. We heard a “roaring” devil in the background. We suffered in different ways. As […]