Sermons

March

Becoming the Faithful Presence of Christ (Living Our Calling, Pt.4)

In Part 4 of our message series “Living Our Calling” we will see that being the faithful presence of Christ’s love in the world means, in a sense, becoming Jesus to the world. Speaker: Pastor Chris Momose Series: Living Our … Continue reading

Pastor Chris Momose (IIC)
March 26

March

Living Out our Confession (Living Our Calling, Pt.3)

What is our Confession as Christians? And how does what we believe undergird all that we do as we live out our calling to be “a faithful presence of love”? Speaker: Pastor Chris Momose Series: Living Our Calling, Pt.3 Scripture: … Continue reading

Pastor Chris Momose (IIC)
March 19

March

Hearing and Responding to the Word of God (Luke Pt.29)

Listen to this message to learn how we can receive more light from God and become better lights in this dark world. Speaker: Mark Wolter Scripture: Luke 8:16-21 Location: Kyoto International Chapel (KIC), Kyotanabe Date: 2017.03.12 PLAY (43:08)   DOWNLOADS Right-click (or control-click) … Continue reading

Mark Wolter (KIC)
March 12

March

Seek the Welfare of the City (Living Our Calling, Pt.2)

Our Common Callings include loving our neighbor. We look at how believers in the past have been a blessing to their city… and how we can do this by “living outside the box” here in Ikoma. Speaker: Kevin Shepard Series: … Continue reading

Kevin Shepard (IIC)
March 12

March

Parable of the Four Hearts Pt.1 (Luke Pt.27)

Jesus begins using parables to teach the crowds following Him. In this first one, He teaches about four kinds of soil and hearts. The first two are the footpath soil and the shallow soil. Jesus has something here that He … Continue reading

Pastor Gregg Hutton (KIC)
March 5

March

A Faithful Presence of Love (Living Our Calling, Pt.1)

We begin a new series where we reimagine together what it may look like for us as a church to live as a faithful Christian presence of love here in Ikoma. Listen to the stories of two wandering women who … Continue reading

Kevin Shepard (IIC)
March 5

February

Sinners and Forgiveness (Luke Pt.26)

Here at the end of Luke 7, Jesus meets 2 people from far different lifestyles and heart attitudes. What is it that makes our hearts able to express great thanks for the grace and mercy shown to us by God? … Continue reading

Pastor Gregg Hutton (KIC)
February 26

February

Loving Jesus in the Hard Times (Lessons from Bethany, Pt.5)

In this final message in our series of spiritual Lessons from Bethany, we consider the question that might have plagued Mary and Martha — Why did Jesus allow this to happen?! When life is hard, it’s vital to remember that … Continue reading

Pastor Chris Momose (IIC)
February 26

February

The Age of the Kingdom (Luke Pt.25)

John the Baptist, observing Jesus’ ministry from afar, became confused as to what he was seeing. In John’s mind, Jesus was not acting the way he expected Israel’s messiah to behave. John sent some of his disciples to find out … Continue reading

Ewen Ebsworth (KIC)
February 19

February

Jesus Knows, Jesus Cares (Lessons from Bethany, Pt.4)

What happens when something that we want turns out to not be God’s will for us? The story of Lazarus’ death and resurrection from John 11 offers great hope to those who are facing problems that seem insurmountable. If you … Continue reading

Pastor Chris Momose (IIC)
February 19