Podcast of Sermons from Ward Church in Northville, Michigan. Primarily by Sr. Pastor Dr. Scott McKee.
In this sermon by Dr. Scott McKee, you will delve into the essence of Christian community and its profound significance in our lives today. Dr. McKee explores the Book of Acts to uncover the recurring theme of "togetherness" that defined the early Christian church. He emphasizes the importance of corporate worship, small group fellowship, and serving on teams as essential elements of spiritual growth and transformation. Drawing on personal anecdotes and biblical insights, this sermon reminds us of our innate need for community and how it enables us to live and love like Jesus in a world marked by loneliness and isolation. Join Dr. Scott McKee as he inspires you to be part of the "fellowship of the burning heart."
Join us for this sermon where we explore Ward Church's five core values. Dr. Scott McKee, Rev. Terence Gray, and Jenni Neighbour delve into these values, emphasizing their significance for both the church and individuals. They encourage listeners to embrace the values of Global Reach, Audacious Generosity, Thoughtful Theology, Healthy Families, and Extra Mile Hospitality. These values aren't just for the church but serve as personal guides for spiritual growth and community enrichment. Watch this message for an inspiring exploration of how these principles shape the identity and mission of Ward Church.
As we kick off a new church program year with a new series, Dr. Scott McKee explores the core values and mission of Ward Church. Pastor Scott emphasizes the importance of passing down faith through generations and reflects on the church's long history. He encourages us to adopt a love and lifestyle akin to Jesus: a love that values everyone and a life marked by intimacy with God, clarity of purpose, and an eternal perspective. In a personal moment, he shares his experience with cancer, underscoring the transformative impact of faith. He calls us to join the journey to lead generations in living and loving like Jesus and making a meaningful impact on the world.
God is Good
In this sermon, Rev. Terence Gray explores the power of "self-preaching." In a world where we often listen to our doubts, worries, and emotions, Pastor Terence reminds us that we are all preachers, especially to ourselves. Drawing from the book of Lamentations, he reveals how even in the darkest moments, like the prophet Jeremiah, we can find hope and strength by preaching God's truth to ourselves. Discover the transformative impact of these little sermons we deliver to our own hearts and embark on a challenge to recite Lamentations 3:22-26 daily as a reminder of God's faithfulness and love. You will learn how to preach the gospel to yourself when you need it most.
Join Dr. Scott McKee in a transformative sermon that uncovers the strength of persistent prayer during times of change and uncertainty. As summer ends and a new school year begins, Dr. McKee delves into the emotions tied to these transitions. With candor, he challenges misconceptions about prayer, highlighting its role not just in preparation but as an active battleground. Through the lens of the Parable of the Persistent Widow, he encourages us to see prayer as a powerful tool that transforms situations, urging us to approach God with unwavering faith. Don't miss this illuminating exploration of prayer's true essence and its potential to change lives and the world.
Above the Sun
Mark Ordus concludes our the "Under the Sun" sermon series by uncovering the path to genuine purpose and meaning through exploring King Solomon's wisdom. Discover the significance of pursuing relationships that uplift, seeking God's guidance through prayer, and chasing wisdom. Through relatable examples and biblical insights, learn how aligning with God's purpose leads to a life of fulfillment. Engage with this message to learn how to embrace a purpose-driven journey that brings lasting significance.
I’m so blessed to have found Ward and especially Pastor Scott! His teachings move me and have brought me closer to Jesus ! I thank God everyday for finding his amazing messenger !
a smorgasborg of awesomeness, clarity, and heart
I highly recommend the teachings from this church. Pastor McKee has just the right balance of gravitas, humor, and biblical insight to help you grow in your faith.