Sermons by Jaris Roth

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Intimacy With Christ


John 15:4-6   How well do you know your friends? Well it depends, doesn’t it? We all have varying depths of relationships. There are some friends we know very little about, then there are others we know deeply and they in turn, know a great deal about us. Where would Jesus fall on that scale? […]

Oh How I Love Your Law


Psalm 119:97-104 Japan, oh how I love Japan. I think about it often. We have been there numerous times, and if you have been to our home, you have seen some of our pictures and heard some of our stories. Oh how I love Japan. Have you noticed the more we love something, the more […]



Jude 24-25  Have you ever had an unexpected blessing? Perhaps someone gave you a gift that truly blessed you. Regardless of the size of the gift, our appreciation and gratitude is quickly expressed. If it is a significant gift, we might even find ourselves repeatedly giving thanks and even telling others about the goodness we […]

The Reign Of Grace


John 12:12-19  If you missed the “big cool announcement” this past Sunday, we were excited to announce that we are now debt-free! The building has been paid off in full! I don’t know about you, but I didn’t expect us to pay it off that quickly. I’m glad we did and I’m glad my expectations […]

Swimming In Deep Water


Colossians 1:9-12  Have you ever been to a beach where the water is so crystal clear you can clearly see to the bottom? I have only seen one beach like this in my life, and it was an incredible sight. Now, I don’t have a lot of desire to go diving, but I can imagine […]

Lord, Teach Us To Pray


James 5:16  Prayer. It’s something we often forget to do, and the times we do remember to do it, it seems we are so easily distracted. Why is praying so difficult? As hard as it sometimes seems, it is a necessary ingredient for an intimate walk with the Lord. Join us as we study together […]