Sermon: Judgment, Grace, and Common Sense (The Flood: Part 1 | Genesis 6:9-22)

  Morning Worship July 5, 2020 In this worship service, we continue our study of Genesis and arrive at the account of Noah’s flood. God’s plan for a flood reveal that sin brings judgment, God offers grace, and we can practice simple obedience. Featuring Nathaniel Williams and Cody Beasley at Cedar Rock First Baptist Church … More Sermon: Judgment, Grace, and Common Sense (The Flood: Part 1 | Genesis 6:9-22)

Sermon: The Reality of Death. The Path to Life. (Genesis 5:1-32)

  We apologize for the video quality; we’re still learning our new equipment! Father’s Day Morning Worship June 21, 2020 Let’s be honest, when it comes to genealogies in the Bible, we often view them as “skip-able.” But among the difficult names recorded in Genesis 5, we learn about the exceptional life of a man … More Sermon: The Reality of Death. The Path to Life. (Genesis 5:1-32)

Sermon: The Dangers of a Wayward Heart (Genesis 4:1-25)

We apologize for the video quality; we’re still learning our new equipment! Morning Worship June 14, 2020 In Genesis 4, the familiar story of Cain and Abel puts on display the violence and evil of sin. Not only does sin lead to disobedience and death, but it also takes root in each person’s heart and … More Sermon: The Dangers of a Wayward Heart (Genesis 4:1-25)

Sermon: Why Is the World So Bleak? (Genesis 3:1-24)

Morning Worship June 7, 2020 We’re taught that progress and time will cure all our problems. Why, then, is the world so bleak? The Bible has a word for this phenomenon — sin. This absolute plague infects every single one of us, and today we discover where it comes from. Featuring Nathaniel Williams and Cody Beasley … More Sermon: Why Is the World So Bleak? (Genesis 3:1-24)

Sermon: God’s Blueprint for Gender and Marriage (Genesis 1:26-28, 2:18-25)

Morning Worship May 24, 2020 In Genesis 1-2, we see God’s good design for gender and marriage. Let’s discover why God’s vision is so amazing, wonderful, and good. Featuring Nathaniel Williams and Cody Beasley at Cedar Rock First Baptist Church in Castalia, NC. Videography by Andrew Wagner (https://www.andwags.com/).  Crack open your Bible, open your hearts, … More Sermon: God’s Blueprint for Gender and Marriage (Genesis 1:26-28, 2:18-25)

Sermon: God’s Blueprint for Your Purpose (Genesis 1:26-28)

Morning Worship and Graduate Recognition May 17, 2020 Blueprints give us the builder’s intended design for something. Genesis 1-2 serve as God’s blueprint for our world and our lives. Today, we focus primarily on Genesis 1:26-28 to see God’s blueprint for our purpose. Featuring Nathaniel Williams and Cody Beasley at Cedar Rock First Baptist Church … More Sermon: God’s Blueprint for Your Purpose (Genesis 1:26-28)

Mother’s Day: “The Real-Life Good ‘Ole Days” (Genesis 2:4-25)

Mother’s Day May 10, 2020 All of us pine for our version of “the good ‘ole days,” a time when life was simpler — even though no time was perfect, and every era is marked by sin. But there actually was a time in the distant past when everything was perfect — some “real life … More Mother’s Day: “The Real-Life Good ‘Ole Days” (Genesis 2:4-25)

Sermon: The Marvel and the Mystery of Creation (Genesis 1:1-2:3)

Sunday Worship May 3, 2020 The creation account is both a mysterious text that causes us to think deeply — and a marvelous passage that causes us to wonder at the glory of God. In this message, we do both as we bring our “thinking caps” and “spiritual binoculars” on an exploration of Genesis 1:1. Featuring Nathaniel … More Sermon: The Marvel and the Mystery of Creation (Genesis 1:1-2:3)