Who Is This? — Worship Service, July 31, 2022
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Who Is This? — Worship Service, July 31, 2022

The world is filled with religion and spirituality of all kinds, so naturally, one of the questions that many people have is, “Is any of it real?” In this week’s message, several members of Mount Oak will share their real-life stories of how they came to have a living faith. After that, Pastor Barnes will...

Pharisees, Vampires, and Jesus — Worship Service, July 24, 2022
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Pharisees, Vampires, and Jesus — Worship Service, July 24, 2022

It is not easy to miss the fact that our nation is often divided, confused, and uncertain about what the rules that govern sex should be. As a result, many Americans look, with either fear or hope, to the Supreme Court or Congress to give us direction. As Christians, however, we realize that the relational...

God, Country, and Godliness
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God, Country, and Godliness

America is rife with anger today, and often when we introduce the subject of faith people only get angrier. This is the way things are, but not the way they are meant to be. If your soul is burdened over such things, Pastor Barnes has a message which will challenge all Americans, regardless of their...

Is There Someone Else? — Worship Service, June 26, 2022
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Is There Someone Else? — Worship Service, June 26, 2022

Of all the questions we come to in life, the biggest questions concern God and Christ, and at a certain point we simply want to know if our faith is based on truth. If you ever wrestle with questioning and doubt, this does not mean that you are not a real Christian; instead, it is...

The Strong Partner — Worship Service, June 19, 2022
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The Strong Partner — Worship Service, June 19, 2022

Every third Sunday in June, much of America pauses to remember their fathers. This is a fine habit (That actually is in keeping with one of the Ten Commandments), but if “Father’s Day” is to go beyond hot dogs and ballgames, there is a question that must be answered. What does it mean to be...

Transformed by Trouble — Worship Service, June 12, 2022
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Transformed by Trouble — Worship Service, June 12, 2022

How do you respond when life doesn’t go as expected? Do you ask God why? Get angry? The first few verses of the book of James remind us that working through these challenges brings perseverance, which can help us to grow and mature in our faith. An order of service with announcements is available here....

Fruits, Roots, and Hearts  — May 22, 2022
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Fruits, Roots, and Hearts — May 22, 2022

All of us come to Christ, “Just as we are”, but we aren’t supposed to stay that way. So how can we take the next step? This week we are going to look at a few simple words that Jesus gave us about the difference he makes in our lives. He taught us that if...