Sermon and lesson library
Sermons are categorized by Speaker, Topic, Series, Books of the Bible, and date.
Our walk on the path of life with God is exciting! Ben Hutchins, our campus ministry leader, brings us a message about devotion to God and our walk with Him. Unfortunately, it is easy for us to step off the path, and just like any hike in the woods when you leave the path, surroundings quickly become unfamiliar and we find ourselves lost. […]
Are we really loving people or are we only showing love on our terms, when we are ready to show love? This lesson from 1 Thessalonians chapter 2 examines how Paul expressed his love for his brothers and sisters in the church. It calls us to love deeply and love now. After all, what good […]
What dreams have you given up on because things began to get difficult? God has dreams for us and we have dreams for him. Kurt Flinchbaugh, visited us from the Philadelphia church to inspire us to dream, as his dreams become a reality to lead a church planting to the Lehigh Valley. In this lesson we […]
“Gospel” is a word we hear frequently, but what is the Gospel? What is its purpose and why should we care? In this letter to the Thessalonican church, Paul makes clear from the beginning, that a faithful church family begins with the Gospel. The power of the Spirit working through the gospel, convicts us to turn […]
As our fellowship sets out to be a faithful family rooted in faith, hope, and love, we begin our study of the apostle Paul’s letter to the church in Thessalonica. Held up in his letter as a model church, we can learn a lot from their fellowship. Paul and Silas spent three weeks getting this church […]
It’s that time of year when the world decides to make changes in anticipation of a new year. How can we create real change in our lives that will stick? It seems like everything in our world is in a state of decay (Romans 8) and creating new habits in our lives usually fade quickly as […]
Christmas Eve the RVC met in house churches across Roanoke. We did not record the audio for the lesson, but here is the link to the PDF of the sermon notes [Click the “Save PDF” button above]. It was an incredible message of how Jesus coming to earth broke into the darkness of this world and […]
The creator of the universe became a human being and everything is secondary to this fact. Jesus is God. He walked among us and is called “Emanuel”. Unlike any other world religion Christianity is set apart in these aspects and God is to be praised.