MOVING ON

This week Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy brings us to the Book of Exodus and talks to us about Israel leaving Egypt with Moses. He talks about life and how, like Israel, we’re sometimes stuck between the devil and the Red Sea. Pastor Gandy explains how important it is for us to pray, regularly, not just when we need something and reminds us to not always blame others when something doesn’t go our way.

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Text: Exodus 14:10-16

I. The Skeptics

II. Pharaoh’s Attitude: Exodus 14:5

III. A. Praying in Trouble: Exodus 14:10

B. Beware the Blame Game: Exodus 14:11-12; Philippians 4:8

C. Keep Your Eyes on God: Exodus 14:13

D. Trust God: Exodus 14:14

E. Stop Talking, Start Walking: Exodus 14:15

F. Do What I Tell You: Exodus 14:16; Acts 17:28; John 15:5; Psalms 42:1-2

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TO GRUMPY

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy talks about the journey the Israelites took through the wilderness and discusses complaining and contentment with us. Below is prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

Text: Numbers 11:1-6

I. Examples: Exodus 16:1-3; Exodus 17:2; Numbers 14:2-4; Numbers 16: 1-3; Numbers 16:41

II. Complaining:

A. Against God: Exodus 16:8

B. Lack of Faith: Psalms 106:24-25

C. Foolish: Proverbs 19:3

D. Unbecoming: Philippians 2:14

Consequences: Numbers 11:1-35

On February 14th, there will be a bake sale after worship service. Proceeds go to Benevolence Fund. Please see Meg Wissmueller for additional information.

The next food pantry will be February 23rd from 930am until noon. If you are interested in joining this ministry please see Synette Busch or Joel and Meg Wissmueller.

We do ask that you follow CDC guidelines when visiting for the health and safety of everyone.

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THE JUSTICE OF GOD: SETTLED

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy wraps up his series of sermons on the Justice of God and issues a challenge to everyone. He shares personal experiences almost everyone can relate with and further explains God’s justice and love.

Below is prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

Texts: Psalm 103:8-10; Nahum 1:3; II Peter 3:9

Introduction: God’s grace and mercy offered, His justice guaranteed.

I. His Justice Discounted: Luke 13:1-5

II. His Justice Confused: John 16:33; Exodus 33:13-19

III. God’s Justice Settled: Proverbs 1:5, 7

Our monthly Food Pantry will be held on December 22nd from 9:30am until noon in the Fellowship Hall. Please see Meg or Joel Wissmueller if you wish to volunteer. We are currently in need of donations, especially canned fruit, canned vegetables and spaghetti sauce.

On Wednesday, December 23rd, there will be no evening service and on December 24th, we will be holding our Christmas Eve light services at 6:30pm.

We do ask that you follow CDC guidelines when visiting for the health and safety of everyone.

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DRAW NEAR

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy talks about losing our closeness to God, losing our awe of God and being too busy talking to God to hear him talking to us. Below is prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

Text: Exodus 19:9-14; 20:18-23

I. Get Ready: Exodus 19:9-4

II. Don’t Be Afraid: Exodus 20:18-23

III. Why Fear:

IV. Points to Ponder:

New members classes are normally held on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month. Please sign up and confirm ahead of time.

On October 24th and November 3rd, there will be a Grief Workshop at First Baptist Brooksville. The two classes being offered are “Surviving the Holidays” and “The Loss of a Spouse.” Workbooks will be $5.00. For additional information, please call their office at (352) 796-6791.

We only have 3 more weeks to collect items for the Operation Christmas Child boxes. Now is the time to start collecting the “WOW” items. We already have soccer balls and pumps for the older boys, and stuffed toys for the youngest children. We could use Matchbox cars, jump ropes, puzzles, games, yoyos, etc. The last day we can accept items is November 8th. On November 10th, we will be prepping the boxes for the packing party on November 11th.

Our monthly Food Pantry will be held on October 27 from 9:30am until noon. Last month, we were able to help 21 families and 57 people. If you would like to help, please see Meg or Joel Wissmueller. We are also collecting jars of peanut butter and jelly for October’s food pantry. If you would like to make a donation, please place your items in the plastic bin at the back.

In December we will be collecting for Lottie Moon. Your generosity transforms lives around the world. 

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GRASPING FOR GOD

This Sunday, in Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy‘s sermon, Grasping for God, he discusses questioning God and His guidance. Below is prerecorded video and audio of the sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

TEXT: Mark 15:34

I. Grasping to understand: Mark 15:34, Job 3:11, Psalms 10:1, Exodus 3:11, Genesis 18:23-25, II Corinthians 12:7-8

II. Thinking about God: Psalms 8:3-4, Romans 11:33-34, Revelation 15:3-4

III. God Given Permission: Matthew 7:7-8, James 1:5-8

IV. So, why all the questions?

V. Conclusion: John 4:10; John 7:37-38

New members classes will be held on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month. Please sign up ahead of time.

We will be holding our Food Pantry on August 25th from 9:30-noon. For more information, please see the resources tab on our website.

We are currently collecting for Operation Christmas Child. We have a box on the table in the back for collecting items to place in the gift boxes. School supplies are currently on sale but keep in mind that liquids and bottled glue are not allowed. Solid glue sticks; however are acceptable. Also, liquid hand sanitizer and liquid soaps are not allowed but bars of soap are okay.
A list of ideas for items to go into the box is on the table, in front of the box. Please feel free to take one to serve as a guideline for what you donate. Please remember, the item needs to fit in the shoebox! (Box size- 11 ½ in. long, 6 ¾ in. wide,
4 ¼ high.)

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WRONG IS WRONG

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy discusses the importance of wrong and right. Below is prerecorded video and audio of the sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

Text: Isaiah 5:20-21; Romans 1:22-25

I. Even if you don’t get caught: Proverbs 15:3; Numbers 32:23

II. Even if it’s for a good cause: I John 3:4; I John 5:17; II John 1:9

III. Even if others do worse: Romans 14:12

IV. Even if it doesn’t bother your conscience: I Timothy 4:2; Galatians 6:7

V. Even if it’s commonly considered acceptable: Exodus 23:2; Matthew 7:13-14; Proverbs 4:14-15; I Thessalonians 5:21-22

New members classes will be held on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month. Please sign up ahead of time.

We will be holding our Food Pantry on July 28th from 9:30-noon. For more information, please see the resources tab on our website.

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Heavy Hands

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy discusses the importance of prayer life and how prayer life is critical to the winning of the battle. He tells us not to give up too soon and uses examples from the scriptures below to explain that sometimes we need others to hold our hands up.

Below is a prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon that you can watch or listen to as well as notes about which verses are being discussed. Included in the notes are Bible links so that you can follow along.

We apologize for the crackling sound in the sound recording of the sermon and hope to have the issue fixed by the next post.

Heavy hands

TEXT: Exodus 17:8-16

I. Life is filled with struggle. V8

II. Nobody can do it all. V9

III. Where battles are fought. V10-11

IV. How to win battles. V12-13

V. The need to remember. V14

VI. Remember the rallying place. V15-16

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ANGELS


In our sermon last Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy discussed angels and how God didn’t make them only for himself but for us as well. To help us inherit salvation and to watch over us. Pastor Gandy shares some encouraging scriptures to remember whenever life has us down. He also introduces us to different angels of the New and Old Testament Bible and explains to us who they are and what they do/have done.

Below is a copy of the sermon that you can listen to as well as notes about which verses are being discussed. Included in the notes are Bible links so that you can follow along.

MESSAGE: Angels

Text: Psalms 91:11-12

I.  Their purpose: Serve God and help man. Hebrews 1:14, Psalms 91:11-12, Psalms 103:20-21

II. Angels are not sexual beings: Luke 20:35-36

III. Categories of Angels:

A. Archangels; Michael, Gabriel, Lucifer?

B. Cherubim and Seraphim.

C. Angels; Servants of God.

IV. A. Angels worship God: Psalms 103:20-21, Revelations 5:11-12

B. Angels help God’s people: Exodus 23:20-23, I Kings 19:3-5, Acts 12:7-11

C. Angels battle demons: Daniel 10:13, Revelation 12:7-9

D. Angels execute God’s judgement against unbelievers: II Kings 19:35, Matthew 13:41-42

Don’t forget that this Wednesday is our Valentine’s Day Dinner and Show. Information is available on the bulletin board section of our websites. Please note that tickets are no longer on sale. 

We still have a fundraiser on the back table to provide scholarships for the youth to go to camp. If you would like to donate, just take one of the numbered envelopes and place the amount written inside. Then place the envelope in the offering plate. Any help offered will be appreciated.

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When not to Pray

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy shares some comforting words about prayers and not losing heart. He also explains that God is not our Heavenly sugar daddy and tells us that there is a time to stop praying and start moving. To turn our lives around, we need to DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT. He further expands on the need for fellowship, tithing, repentance, trust and obedience.

Below is a copy of the sermon that you can listen to as well as notes about which verses are being discussed. Included in the notes are Bible links so that you can follow along.

Message: When not to Pray

Text: Philippians 4:6, I Thessalonians 5:17, 12Luke 18:1, 7

Introduction:

I.  When God has already given instruction.

A. Move to Action: Exodus 14:15

  1. Be saved: II Peter 3:9I Timothy 2:3-4
  2. Repent: Luke 13:3
  3. Be Baptized: Acts 2:38
  4. Get involved in Church: Hebrews 10:24-25
  5. Give: Proverbs 3:9Malachi 3:9-10

II. When we have a rebellious spirit: Proverbs 28:9

III. When we refuse to listen: Jeremiah 14:10-12Proverbs 1:28-30

IV. When we have un-confessed sin: Isaiah 59:2Psalms 66:18

Conclusion: I John 1:9Romans 10:13Psalms 139:23-24, II Chronicles 7:14.

On February 12th, there will be a Valentine’s Day dinner and show. If you would like to attend, tickets are available for purchase now until February 5th for $5.00 each. Tickets will no longer be available for purchase after the 9th of February.

We still have a fundraiser on the back table to provide scholarships for the youth to go to camp. If you would like to donate, just take one of the numbered envelopes and place the amount written inside. Then place the envelope in the offering plate. Any help offered will be appreciated.

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IN PROSPECT 02-02-2020

This Sunday, join us at 9:30 AM for Adult Bible Study and Women’s Bible Study. Afterwards, there will be music from our Praise Team and Worship Service at 10:45 AM.

This week, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy’s sermon titled, “When Not To Pray”, will discuss verses; Philippians 4:6, I Thessalonians 5:17, 12, Luke 18:1, 7 with further focus on Philippians 4:2-3, 6, I Thessalonians 5:17, 12, Luke 18; 1, 7, Exodus 14:15, II Peter 3:9, I Timothy 2:3-4, Luke 13:3, Acts 2:38, Hebrews 10:24-25, Proverbs 3:9, Malachi 3:9-10, Proverbs 28:9, Jeremiah 14:10-12, Proverbs 1:28-30, Isaiah 59:2, Psalms 66:18, I John 1:9, Romans 10:13, Psalms 139:23-24 and II Chronicles 7:14. We would love for you to join us!

If you are unable to join us but would still like to hear the sermons, check out our weekly website update and our archives.

Today we will be hosting our monthly potluck. Everyone is welcome to join us after service. If you would like to contribute a covered dish, please bring it to the Fellowship Hall.

The Valentine’s dinner and show will be on February 12th at 6:30pm. If you would like to buy tickets, they are $5.00 each and will be available after worship service. Tickets will only be for sale until February 9th. For more information, please see the Bulletin Board page of our website.

We are still collecting for camp scholarships. If you would like to make a donation, there is a board filled with assorted envelopes on the back table in the worship center. Each envelope has a donation amount written on it. Just place the amount written on the envelope inside of it and place it in the offering plate. For additional information about the scholarship fund, please speak with Youth Pastor Alex Williams.

Winter Youth Camp will be the 7th through the 9th of this month at Word of Life.

If you need to speak with someone from the Church, please feel free to use our contact page or call us at 3526832863.

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