Sermons by Mike Van Meter

Sermons by Mike Van Meter


Engaging the Culture

I’m going to ask you to raise your hand to a question, and a lot of times when we ask a question and ask you to raise your hands, like “Who’s breathing?” and like 15 people raise their hands. So listen, I want you to actually raise your hands if this applies to you, okay? How many of you have started coming to this church within the last 2 years? Raise your hand up high. Let me just get kind…


Go ahead and turn in your Bibles to the Book of Job. This morning I want to talk about suffering. Yeah, woo! (laughter) You know, suffering is not something that we spend a whole lot of time talking about; it’s not something that we’re particularly good at, and one of the reasons is because we live in the most comfortable time in history. I graduated with my bachelor’s in history, so I’ve done a little bit of studying other cultures…
Easter 2018

The Road to Life | Easter 2018

Mike VanMeter: Whenever the phone rings, you can get news that will change your life forever. Take Ryan here, for example. He’s just received one of those phone calls. He’s just been informed that his good friend, Tom, has been killed in a motorcycle accident. Only 25 years old and now he’s gone forever. But gone where? What happens after death? Ryan doesn’t think a lot about death. In fact, he tries to avoid thinking about it all together. But…
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What is the Church?

I want to start off today by asking a question, why are you here today? Why did you come to church this morning? I don’t know if it occurred to you, it might have this morning. You don’t have to be here. You could have stayed in bed longer. You could be doing something else. There are a lot of other options than coming to church here on Sunday morning. So, why did you do it? I will let you…
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You Become Like What You Worship

Good morning, go ahead and open your Bibles to Exodus, chapter 20. Exodus chapter 20 is one of the most famous chapters of the Bible. It’s where we find the 10 commandments. We’re going to look at the first 2 commandments. The 10 commandments, just going over them really quick: You should have no other gods before God You shall make no graven images Don’t take His name in vain Keep the sabbath day holy Honor your father and mother…
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Still Jesus

Take out your Bibles and go ahead and open them to Hebrews Chapter 10. As you’re opening the Bibles I’m going to tell you guys about a trip that I go on every year. Neil and I run a ministry here in this church called Micah 6:8. It’s a young adult discipleship ministry. It’s usually like 8-15 18, 19, 20, 21-year old’s. It’s a year-long program where we meet twice a week. We have class. We do all kinds of…