Sermons From HopeCC

“A Crisis of Compromise”

Sunday, August 23rd, 2020 — Brian Teitel

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker and HopeCC Elder Brian Teitel examines how the trend for the Church to water down the Gospel is not new problem.

“The Personality-Driven Church”

Sunday, August 16th, 2020 — Rabbi Glenn Harris

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker Rabbi Glenn Harris examines why the pursuit of credibility is the path to self-imposed slavery.

“Core Value #2: Authority”

Sunday, January 12th, 2020 — Pastor Martin Woody

Sermon Series: Core Values That Drive HopeCC

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges us to value the Word of God and prioritize knowing/obeying it above anything else.

“Choose Your Counselor”

Sunday, October 6th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 10/6 Outline

Sermon Series: The Path

In this message, Pastor Woody looks at why a pull towards unwise counselors is a heart issue.

“Choose Your Foundation”

Sunday, August 18th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 8/18 Outline

Sermon Series: The Path

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to make life choices knowing that happiness occurs in response to our commitment to holiness.

“Commandment #10: Appreciate What's Yours!”

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 5/29 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how God's best for us may not include getting all we want, but does result in having all we need.

“Heaven [Assurance]”

Sunday, May 26th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 5/26 Outline

Sermon Series: The Gospel of John

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to live knowing that Christians don't make the claim that Jesus is the only way to God, Jesus does!

“Commandment #9: Always Tell the Truth”

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 5/22 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how when you always tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything else!

“Commandment #8: Don't Take or Keep What's Not Yours”

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 5/15 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how the commend from God not to steal covers far more than we may initially think.

“Tried and True”

Sunday, March 24th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 3/24 Outline

Sermon Series: The Gospel of John

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to stop doubting and start doing!

“Commandment #7: Sex Is Reserved For You & Your Spouse”

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 3/20 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines God's will for how and when we enjoy sexual activity, both mental and physical.

“Commandment #6: Value All Human Life”

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 3/13 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how God puts forward the truth that life is a gift—not ours to take or take lightly.

“Commandment #5: Don't Disrespect Your Parents”

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 3/6 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how children and parents can honor each other in different ways, the older they become.

“Commandment#4: Take a Day Off”

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 2/27 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines the importance for us to follow God's example of six days of work and one day off.

“Commandment #3: Don't Misuse God's Name”

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 2/20 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody when it is appropriate or inappropriate to speak His name.

“Commandment #2: Idols Are Dumb”

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 2/13 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines what is big enough, beautiful enough, glorious enough, perfect enough, or holy enough to truly represent Almighty God.

“Commandment #1: No Other Gods”

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 2/6 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines why God prioritized the command that we should have no other gods before Him.

“Introduction”

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 1/23 Outline

Sermon Series: Ten Commandments

In this message, Pastor Woody examines the Ten Commandments as a whole and how important they are, even in our Age of Grace.

“Personal Devotions”

Sunday, January 14th, 2018 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 1/14 Outline

Sermon Series: Intentionally Yours

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to live knowing the difference between who you are and who you&aops;ll be in the future depends largely on what you KEEP doing, STOP doing, and START doing.

“Our Spiritual Appetite Pt. III”

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 10/18 Outline

Sermon Series: Saved For Certain

In this message, Pastor Woody continues to examine the steps involved in becoming a person with a godly orientation.

“Our Spiritual Appetite Pt. II”

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 10/11 Outline

Sermon Series: Saved For Certain

In this message, Pastor Woody examines the steps involved in becoming a person with a godly orientation.

“Core Value #3: AUTHORITY”

Sunday, October 9th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 10/9 Outline

Sermon Series: HopeCC Core Values

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to allow the scriptures to shape our lives and world-view.

“Raised To Praise”

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Acts 3:1-13,4:7-12;Eph. 2:1,5;1 Pet. 1:23;Phil. 2:12

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us in the miracle of spiritual birth - that God quickens our souls and making us spiritual alive through His word and indwelling Spirit.

“Bow or Burn”

Sunday, November 15th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Daniel 2:28,37-38,44,3:13-30

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges us with the idea that, if your faith isn't worth dying for, it certainly isn't worth living for.

“The Floating Axe-Head”

Sunday, November 8th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 2 Kings 6:1-7;Acts 5:30-31,1:8,2:36-37,4:31,6:10;Gal. 3:13,5:16;1 Pet. 2:24;1 Cor. 2:3-5

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to walk in the Spirit as the only means to keep from "losing our edge" as we serve.

“Back From Death”

Sunday, October 25th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 1 Kings 17:17-24;Ps. 86:7,116:2;Rom. 10:12;James 5:16

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to pursue God in order that He might breath new life into areas of our lives where our commitment may have waned.

“Heavenly Supply”

Sunday, October 18th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 1 Kings 16:29-33,17:1-16;Job 38:41;Luke 12:24

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to trust our tomorrows to the only One who is already there.

“Chumped By a Donkey”

Sunday, October 11th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Numbers 22:1-35;2 Pet. 2:15-16;Deut. 7:7-8;Ps. 103:10-13;Rev. 2:14

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us with the fact that an attack of God's PEOPLE is an attack on God's WORD!

“Servants & the Future Pt. II”

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 13;Prov. 22:28;Is. 5:20-23;Ps. 9:17

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody continues to examine the signs pointing to the Second Coming of Christ.

“The Longest Day (Sun, Stand Still)”

Sunday, October 4th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Joshua 9:9-10,14,10:1-14,25,1:9;Deut. 1:19-26;Rev. 21:23

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to seek the kind of faith that would compel Joshua to ask God to make the sun and moon to stand still.

“Servants & the Future”

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 13;Matt. 24:3;Acts 1:4-8;Heb. 9:27-28;1 Thes. 5:2;1 Cor. 1:4-8;Phil. 3:20;Luke 12:40;Titus 2:11-13;1 John 2:28-3:3;2 Thes 2:1-10

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody begins to examine the signs pointing to the Second Coming of Christ.

“Crossing the Red Sea”

Sunday, September 27th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Exodus 14:1-31;Deut. 17:16

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to allow the miracle of the Israelites crossing the Red Sea to expand our idea of the power of God at work in our own lives.

“Servants & Sincerity”

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 12:28-44

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines Jesus' model of sincerity and integrity in his interaction with the scribes.

“Moses & the Burning Bush”

Sunday, September 20th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Ps. 77:14;Exodus 2:24-3:12;Rev. 1:14;Deut. 33:16,4:23-24;2 Thes. 1:7-8

Sermon Series: Miracles: Believe the Impossible

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to be ever mindful of the close encounter we had with God at the moment of our salvation.

“Servants & Eternity”

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 12:18-27;Deut. 25:5-10;Heb. 11:17-19;Job 19:25-27;1 Cor. 15:16-23,42-44,50-58,6:14;Phil. 3:20-21;1 Pet. 1:3-5;Daniel 12:2;John 5:25-29;Rom. 8:11

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how a lack of scriptural study can lead to a flawed view of not only life after death, but the very power of God.

“Servants & Government”

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 12:13-17;Luke 23:38;Rom. 12:17-21;Acts 5:39;Titus 3:1-2;2 Cor. 4:6-7;1 Tim. 2:1-5

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines Jesus' take on how his followers should interact with their government.

“I Just Want You To Be Happy”

Sunday, August 30th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Matt. 5:44-45;Rom. 1:20-21,14:19-22;Eccl. 12:1;Acts 26:1-6,12-18

Sermon Series: Did God Really Say That?

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges the often heard adage that "God said 'I just want you to be happy'"."

“Servants & Wisdom”

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 11:27-12:12,1:7-8;Matt. 3:2,4:7,3:3-16;Is. 40:3;John 1:15-17

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines the wisdom Jesus exemplifies when His authority is challenged by the religious leaders.

“Listen To Your Heart”

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Luke 12:16-21;Psalm 10:3-5,40:8,119:11;Acts 8:21,28:27;Rom. 10:9-10;Prov. 23:26

Sermon Series: Did God Really Say That?

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges the often heard adage that "God said 'Just listen to your heart'"."

“Servants & Usefulness”

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 11:1-26

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how we might make ourselves most useful for the Kingdom of God.

“More Than You Can Handle”

Sunday, August 16th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Judges 6:1-6,11-16,25-35,7:1-7,15-22,8:10-12,28

Sermon Series: Did God Really Say That?

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges the often heard adage that "God will never give you more than you can handle".

“Servants & Persistence”

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 10:46-52,12:35-37;Matt. 1:1,17,21:15-16;2 Sam. 7:15-17;Rev. 22:16;John 20:16;

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how persistence in our prayer life can bring immeasurable blessings. (Please forgive the audio issues. Thanks!)

“Count Me In!”

Sunday, August 9th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Luke 15:1-24

Sermon Series: N/A

In this message, Pastor Woody looks at why the Gospel of Christ really is "Good News" for Christians and non-Christians alike.

“Servants & Leadership”

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 10:28-45;Matt. 19:27,20:20,19:28,26:39;Luke 18:34;Acts 12:1-2

Sermon Series: Jesus the Servant (The Gospel of Mark)

In this message, Pastor Woody examines the paradox in Jesus' example of servant leadership.

“The Importance of Learning”

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Ephesians 4:17-21;Hebrews 5:11-14

Sermon Series: Epistle To the EPHESIANS

In this message, Pastor Woody looks at the importance of learning and filtering our world through biblical truth.

“Holy Book or Books?”

Sunday, July 1st, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 2 Corinthians 4:1-6;John 5:39-40

Sermon Series: World View [In Search of the One, True God]

In this message, Pastor Woody seeks to answer if God reveals Himself uniquely in the Bible, what are we to think of all the other so-called "holy" books?

“True Christians Love the Bible”

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 1 Corinthians 1

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, HopeCC Elder Brian Teitel examines why the bible and the message of the gospel is loved and accepted by believers and rejected and despised by unbelievers.

“Core Value 3 - AUTHORITY”

Sunday, May 6th, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: John 17:1-17

Sermon Series: SEVEN [Core Values That Drive HopeCC]

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to embrace the fact that the Bible is relevant in every situation.