Jesus, the Son of God and God the Son came and lived among us, fully experiencing the human condition. He ultimately gave the greatest demonstration of love in the history of the world, death on the cross for our sakes. He is truly the Savior of the whole world.
2008/12/7 Luke 1:57-80
Prophetic Ministry Dan Ellrick, Series: Luke
Zechariah prophesied about the coming of Jesus and the ministry of his own son, John. John prepared the way for the coming of Christ Jesus, the King. Let us prepare our hearts for the wonderful celebration of the coming of Christ.
2008/11/30 Luke 1:26-56
Mary, the Lord’s Servant Dan Ellrick, Series: Luke
Mary trusted in the Lord completely and was willing to do whatever the Lord asked of her. She was a true servant of the Lord. Mary’s faith does not seem to depend on what the Lord does; her faith rests in her confidence of the loving character of God.
2008/11/23 Luke 1:18-25
Zachariah Dan Ellrick, Series: Luke
Look at the different responses of Zachariah and Mary when visited by the angel Gabriel. “Perhaps you are more able to identify with Zechariah and his questions rather than with Mary’s simple faith…But be reassured, the promises of God will not fail.”
2008/11/16 Matthew 6:25-34
O you of little faith Kami Alexander
Three instances in Mathew concerning doubt, what was doubted, and how to combat these doubts in our lives.
2008/11/9 Luke 1:1-17
John the Baptist Dan Ellrick, Series: Luke
“John the Baptist was filled with the Holy Spirit while he was still in the womb. And John became a great man of God with an extraordinary ministry”
2008/11/2 Psalm 69:1-36
Brutally Honest Prayer Rich Myers
We can be honest with God, even when we are upset or angry. There is great joy in knowing God is with us when we face troubles. When we ask God to take care of troubles we release them to Him.
2008/10/26 Nehemiah 9:1-38
Israel Dan Ellrick
“Salvation from sin is found only through faith in Jesus Christ, His death on the cross, and His resurrection.”
2008/10/19 1 Peter 5:1-4
Workers for the Harvest Dan Ellrick
34th Anniversary of Osaka International Church. The role of Pastoral Assistants is explained based on Biblical references and in light of the ministry and organization of OIC.
2008/10/12 Hebrews 13:1-10
Contentment Jack Marshall
Jack and Keiko share about being content in everyday life.
2008/10/5 2 Corinthians 1:5-11
Beauty from Pain Rich Myers
The paradox of finding Beauty from Pain using Rich’s own experiences as well as Paul’s.
2008/09/21 Genesis 1:1-50:26
Get Understanding Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Proverbs 4:5. A review of the whole study of Genesis, a book that can give us a lot of wisdom and understanding of the things of this world and our relationship with God.
2008/09/14 Genesis 48:1-50:26
The Tribes of Israel Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse 2 Timothy 4:6-7. Examples of men who ended well on their journey of faith. Also a discussion of the sons of Jacob, the tribes of Israel, and how the whole Bible fits together.
2008/09/7 Genesis 42:1-47:31
Joseph, Ruler of Egypt Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse 2 Corinthians 5:18. Forgiveness and reconciliation is not the way of the world, but it is always the best way.
2008/08/31 Genesis 37:1-41:57
Joseph, the Dreamer Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Proverbs 29:18. Dreams we create may not come to pass, but dreams from the Lord will!
2008/08/24 Genesis 34:1-36:43
The Sons of Jacob Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 35:2. When things go wrong, go back to the place of your “first love”, repenting as needed beforehand.
Encountering the Living Christ Dr. William Racca
Dr. William Racca, a Messianic Jew originally from Tunisia, shares primarily from Acts and Luke of people who met Jesus in His resurrected form, and compares and contrasts the pre-Easter Jesus with the post-Easter Jesus. His Powerpoint slideshow containing his outlined key points, can also be downloaded: /wp-content/uploads/older-sermons/misc/2008-08-17.pps
2008/08/10 Genesis 28:1-33:20
Jacob Becomes Israel Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Genesis 32:28. God often gives us what we need rather than what we ask for.
2008/08/3 Genesis 25:1-27:46
Jacob and Esau Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key Verse Genesis 28:14. We should focus on the big picture like Jacob, instead of temporal pleasures, like Esau. But our faith should also cause us to choose good actions, not taking advantage of others.
2008/07/27 Genesis 24:1-67
Rebekah Dan Ellrick, Series: Patriarchs
Key verse Genesis 24:58; we are the bride of Christ!