Sermons From HopeCC

“Share-worthy News Pt. 2”

Sunday, May 10th, 2020 — Pastor Martin Woody

Sermon Series: Hope At Home

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges us with the question "does your faith/hope in life and the afterlife rest in your works or His?"

“Share-worthy News”

Sunday, May 3rd, 2020 — Pastor Martin Woody

Sermon Series: Hope At Home

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges us with the question "who needs to hear the most 'share worthy' news FROM YOU?"

“Core Value #6: Mission”

Sunday, February 9th, 2020 — Pastor Martin Woody

Sermon Series: Core Values That Drive HopeCC

In this message, Pastor Woody challenges us to know why we are to actively share in bringing the good news that "Jesus saves" to others.

“Nex-Gen Mindset”

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 8/14 Outline

Sermon Series: Being the Hands & Feet of Jesus

In this message, Pastor Woody examines why, to make a difference in the lives of people we'll never meet, we must invest in those we do!

“Di-VINE-ly Inspired Pt. 2”

Sunday, June 9th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 6/9 Outline

Sermon Series: The Gospel of John

In this message, Pastor Woody looks at why knowing Christ personally results in sharing Him passionately!

“Compromise Pt. 2”

Sunday, January 27th, 2019 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 1/27 Outline

Sermon Series: Deeper

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us in the truth that "the highest form of selfishness is that of the man who is content to go to heaven alone".

“Making an Impact”

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 — Adam Rigg

Scriptures: Sunday 9/2 Outline

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, Student Ministries Director Adam Rigg encourages us in four aspects of our daily lives, found in God’s word, that God uses to impact those around us.

“The Merciless Missionary”

Sunday, July 1st, 2018 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 7/1 Outline

Sermon Series: Imperfect Heroes

In this message, Pastor Woody look at the two-fold focus of Christian conversion—what God saves us FROM and what God saves us FOR.

“Testimony Time!”

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 — Adam Rigg

Scriptures: Sunday 6/3 Outline

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, Student Ministries Director Adam Rigg encourages us to incorporate the three main periods in our lives into our testimony for Christ.

“Outreach [Eternity is calling!]”

Sunday, April 29th, 2018 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 4/29 Outline

Sermon Series: Power of the Moment

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to embrace our mission knowing that, if you believe it and receive it... you will share it!

“Setting the Record Straight”

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 — Rabbi Glenn Harris

Scriptures: REFUEL 4/11 Outline

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker Rabbi Glenn Harris dispels the ten most commonly-held myths about Jewish evangelism

“The Power of an Invite”

Sunday, March 25th, 2018 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 3/25 Outline

Sermon Series: N/A

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to be faithful witnesses, knowing that there are seven things most people have in common

“Mission To One Man”

Sunday, February 4th, 2018 — Abdi Mahmoud

Scriptures: Sunday 2/4 Outline

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, west African missionary Abdi Mahmoud examines how Jesus took a multitude of missionaries on a journey to reach one man and how everything about that man's life changed after meeting Jesus.

“If Predestined, Why Witness?”

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: REFUEL 10/25 Outline

Sermon Series: Saved For Certain

In this message, Pastor Woody examines four reasons why witnessing isn't predicated on whether we believe in free will or irresistible grace as a means of salvation.

“A Cross Worth Bearing”

Sunday, July 9th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 7/9 Outline

Sermon Series: Beyond Our Comfy Couch

In this message, Pastor Woody explores what it means to be called to live sacrificial lives for the sake of Jesus Christ and His mission.

“An Uninvited Guest”

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 7/2 Outline

Sermon Series: Beyond Our Comfy Couch

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us in the truth that how we think about others, talk about others, and act toward others determines if we are standing with Jesus.

“Mission of Mercy”

Sunday, June 11th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 6/11 Outline

Sermon Series: Beyond Our Comfy Couch

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to join God's Mission knowing that we will act when we stop separating WHO WE ARE from WHAT WE DO!

“Sharing the Good News”

Sunday, April 9th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 4/9 Outline

Sermon Series: The Case For Christ

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to share the Gospel knowing that everyone has a PLATFORM because everyone has a STORY!

“The Invitation”

Sunday, March 12th, 2017 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 3/12 Outline

Sermon Series: N/A

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to prepare for the Easter season knowing that the weight of evangelism rests equally on the shoulders of EVERY Christian.

“Core Value #6: MISSION”

Sunday, October 30th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Sunday 10/30 Outline

Sermon Series: HopeCC Core Values

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to actively share in bringing the news that "Jesus Saves" to others.

“Mission Minded”

Sunday, August 7th, 2016 — Adam Rigg

Scriptures: Sunday 8/7 Outline

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, Student Ministries Director Adam Rigg encourages us to live our lives mindful of the mission given to the church.

“The Plan of Salvation”

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Rom 6:23,3:19-23,5:8,10:9-13;Eph. 2:8-9;Prov. 14:12;Rev. 20:14-15;John 1:1-4,14;1 Pet. 2:21-24;2 Cor. 5:20-21;1 Cor. 15:1-4;1 John 5:11-13

Sermon Series: Sharing Jesus

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how The Gospel (Good News) can be explained using 5 words.

“The Healing Power of Jesus”

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 — Brian Teitel

Scriptures: Mark 5:1-20,7:31-32

Sermon Series: Sharing Jesus

In this message, HopeCC Elder Brian Teitel examines how Jesus' healing power is the catapult for our mission to spread His Gospel.

“Divine Appointments”

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Luke 24:49;Acts 1:4-8;1 Kings 8:1-11;John 14:16-17;Col. 1:27-29

Sermon Series: Sharing Jesus

In this message, Pastor Woody examines why our prayer should be to help people take the next step on their spiritual journey.

“Our Central Message”

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Luke 24:25-27,32,44-49;John 1:1-4,14,4:1-29,39-42

Sermon Series: Sharing Jesus

In this message, Pastor Woody examines how and why our goal is to be the bridge that connect others to Jesus.

“Overcoming Obstacles”

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Matt. 28:18-20,28:20,9:35-38;Mark 16:15

Sermon Series: Sharing Jesus

In this message, Pastor Woody examines why sharing Jesus is the most beneficial thing we can do for others.

“That Great City”

Sunday, November 1st, 2015 — Pastor Ernesto Alaniz

Scriptures: Jonah 4:1-11,3:9-10

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker Pastor Ernesto Alaniz encourages us to put off a life of self-centered comfort in favor of putting on the gospel of Christ in every aspect of our 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.

“Shining the Light”

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 — Adam Rigg

Scriptures: Ephesians 2:1-10,5:1-21,4:1-6;James 2:14-18

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker Adam Rigg (Student Ministries Director) answers the question "How do we shine the light of Jesus to a nation that is turning its back on Him?"

“Embrace the Leperdom”

Sunday, September 6th, 2015 — Rabbi Glenn Harris

Scriptures: 2 Kings 7:1-17

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, guest speaker Rabbi Glenn Harris encourages us to not only not be surprised by, but embrace the outcast status we receive as followers of Christ.

“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.

“Why the Hypocrisy?”

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Matt. 5:1-12,6:1-6

Sermon Series: Culture Clash

In this message, Pastor Woody addresses why many people in this world say that their biggest problem with Christianity is Christians.

“Identifying Pt. 2: Tell the World”

Sunday, April 12th, 2015 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: 2 Cor. 5:14;Prov. 11:30;John 1:35-42;Luke 10:2;Ps. 107:2

Sermon Series: God's Big Picture Plan

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages every believer to be obedient to Jesus and "tell the world" about Him.

“City On a Hill”

Sunday, May 11th, 2014 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Matt. 5:13-20

Sermon Series: N/A

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to "let our light shine before men."

“The Power of Our Testimony”

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 — Brian Teitel

Scriptures: Revelation 12:11;1 Peter 1:23;Phil. 3:5-9;Acts 7:58,8:1,9:1,20 1 Cor. 1:26-29

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, Pastor Woody HopeCC Elder Brian Teitel encourages us to use our story of being brought to life in Christ as a witness to those around us.

“Radical Faith”

Sunday, April 7th, 2013 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Mark 2:1-12

Sermon Series: OTHERS

In the first message in this new series, Pastor Woody challenges us to seek what bold step we will take to bring a friend or loved one to Jesus.

“Beautiful Feet”

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Romans 10:1-4,8-17

Sermon Series: Straight Paths

In this message, Pastor Woody shares how it is not our responsibility to make the gospel acceptable, just available.

“One Shot”

Saturday, November 10th, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Eccl. 3:11;John 17:3;1 Cor. 10:31,3:8;1 Thes. 5:17;Luke 14:12-14;Romans 13:11-14

Sermon Series: 2nd Saturday

In this message, Pastor Woody uses the reality of eternity to encourage us to bring the Gospel of Christ to our dying world.

“Lost & Found”

Sunday, August 5th, 2012 — Adam Rigg

Scriptures: Romans 1:16-32,2:1-5;Matthew 28:18-20;Mark 6:34

Sermon Series: Guest Speaker

In this message, Student Ministries Direstor- Adam Rigg encourages us to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with those God has placed in our lives.

“Witnesses”

Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Acts 1:1-11,2:47

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

In this message, Pastor Woody explores the why and how of sharing our faith in Jesus Christ with others.

“Core Value 6 - MISSION”

Sunday, May 27th, 2012 — Pastor Martin Woody

Scriptures: Romans 10:-1-15

Sermon Series: SEVEN [Core Values That Drive HopeCC]

In this message, Pastor Woody encourages us to embrace the fact that everyone can tell someone about Jesus.