November 4, 2018 • 5:00 pm

Soul Sleep and Purgatory, Part 1

Scripture: Matthew 9:18–26, Matthew 27:51–53

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: Tonight we look at two other views of what happens to believers between their physical death and the resurrection. Does the Bible really teach the concept of soul sleep and is Purgatory found in the Bible?

November 4, 2018 • 11:00 am

Assurance Produces Confidence, Part 1

Scripture: 1 John 3:21–22, 1 John 5:14–15

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: Have any of these thoughts ever crossed your mind? I sure hope my prayer made it up to Heaven! I feel like my prayers are just bouncing off the ceiling and coming right back down. There's no way God is going to answer my prayer; He is too far away to even bother with me. Well, here's great encouragement and truth from God's Word to help you correct your thinking!

October 28, 2018 • 11:00 am

Divine Resources to Detect & Deal with Error

Scripture: 1 John 2:18–27

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: Although Satan uses false teachers and false teaching to seduce God's people, the Bible assures us we have been given two all-sufficient, divine resources to detect and deal with error.

September 30, 2018 • 5:00 pm

What Happens to Me the Moment After I Die?

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:8

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: Have you ever wondered, "What happens to me the second after I die?" God's Word has solid answers to give! One thing is certain whether you know the Lord as your Savior or don't: the end of one's earthly existence is not the end of life at all!

September 30, 2018 • 11:00 am

A Well-Grounded Assurance of Salvation, Part 2

Scripture: 1 John 3:19–24

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: When it comes to the matter of our assurance of salvation, it is important we understand the difference between two related terms: security and assurance. It is also important we remember the basis of our assurance lies not in the evidences seen in our lives but upon the Word of God and the total sufficient of the merit of Christ's person and work to secure for us an eternal acceptance with the Father.

September 23, 2018 • 5:00 pm

The Kingdom of Heaven

Scripture: Psalm 103:19, 2 Timothy 4:18

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: "Unfamiliarity with Heaven makes a dull and worldly Christian." We can't afford to ignore the glory and reality of Heaven as if it had no present significance or impact on our thinking and living! What is Heaven like? It is presented in terms of a kingdom!

September 23, 2018 • 11:00 am

A Well-Grounded Assurance of Salvation, Part 1

Scripture: 1 John 5:18–20

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: How can a person know if he/she is really saved? What gives any of us the right to say, "I am saved?" Find out what the Bible says in today's message.

September 9, 2018 • 5:00 pm

Heaven: God's Dwelling Place

Scripture: 1 Kings 8:22–49

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: If God is omnipresent, how can the Bible teach that Heaven is His dwelling place? After all, how can an omnipresent Being be said to dwell anywhere (i.e. dwell or be in one specific location)?

September 9, 2018 • 11:00 am

What Fellowship with God Produces

Scripture: 1 John 1:6—2:6

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: Just like in chemistry when certain elements or compounds react with one another and always produce the same result, so whenever a born-again believer comes in contact with and interacts with God, that real fellowship always produces godliness. Fellowship with God never produces sinful living.

September 2, 2018 • 5:00 pm

Heaven: What It Is Like, Part 3

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 4:17—5:9

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: In answer to the question, What is Heaven like?, we find another characteristic designed to energize us towards living a life that outweighs the pain and hardships of our current realities seen with the physical eye with the grander, greater realities seen with the eye of faith!

September 2, 2018 • 11:00 am

Characteristics of Fellowship with God, Part 3

Scripture: 1 John 1:5–7

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: The Epistles of John: Fellowship Provided, Possessed and Protected

Synopsis: What does fellowship with God look like? In part 3 we learn of two other characteristics from 1 John 1:5-7.

August 26, 2018 • 6:00 pm

Heaven: What It Is Like, Part 2

Scripture: Nehemiah 9:6

Speaker: Pastor Miguel Betancourt II

Series: Heaven: Land of the Free and Home of the Saved

Synopsis: ​What Nehemiah records for us in 9:6 of the book that bears his name declares yet another stunning characteristic of Heaven.