Messages from the Road

Hallowed By Your Name (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 19:11-20

How not to get your clothes beat off by a demon and why that's the least of your worries.

Pastor Matt Strevel

9/24/17


Branching Out (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 18:1-19:10

Multiplying disciples in Ephesus and abroad.

Pastor Jason Jones

9/17/17


Engaging Our Culture (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 17:16-34

Paul doesn't avoid or compromise with the world's culture. He confronts it with the gospel.

Pastor Matt Strevel

9/3/17


Turning the World Upside Down (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 17:1-15

The scriptural message of the gospel is turning the world right side up.

Pastor Matt Strevel

8/27/17


Greatness in Philippi (click to listen or download

Acts 16:16-34

Pastor Jason shows us God's plan to publicly demonstrate the power and glory of his name in Philippi.

Pastor Jason Jones

8/20/17



The Spirit of Jesus (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 16:1-15

Acts continues to demonstrate how Jesus through the Spirit builds his church by reaching diverse and interesting people.

Pastor Matt Strevel

8/13/17


Paul and Barnabas Part Ways (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 15:36-41

Paul and Barnabas disagree over John Mark and part ways to continue God's work in different areas of ministry.

Pastor Jason Jones

8/6/17


The Gospel and Your Calling (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Colossians 1:9-10

How do you find your God given calling for working in a fallen world?

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/30/17


Even If (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Habakkuk 3:16-19

The character of our God leads us to unshakeable joy even in the bleakest circumstances.

Pastor Jason Jones

7/23/17


Hope in Frustrating Work (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Romans 8:18-25

The Gospel at Work part 3 - How the gospel enables us to endure the frustrations of work in a fallen world.

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/16/17


Our God Is a Warrior (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Habakkuk 3:3-15

In the midst of dark circumstances our God is a warrior for his family.

Pastor Jason Jones

7/9/17


Redefining Work (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Colossians 3:22-4:1

The Gospel at Work part 2 - Work is a gift of God given to us for our good and his glory. See how the gospel transforms all our work.

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/2/17



A Prophecy of a Prophecy (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Habakkuk 2:6-20

A prophecy of woes to the Chaldeans which points to Christ.

Pastor Jason Jones

6/25/17


The Gospel at Work (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Genesis 1-3

The Gospel at Work part 1 - The Gospel redefines and gives significance to all our work.

Pastor Matt Strevel

6/18/17


The Just Shall Live by Faith (click to listen or download) 

Habakkuk 2:1-5

God's people down through the ages live by faith in God as he has revealed himself to us.

Pastor Jason Jones

6/11/17


The Significance of Baptism (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Matthew 28:16-20

Who do we baptize? How do we baptize? Why do we baptize?

Pastor Matt Strevel

6/4/17


Thunderstruck With Injustice (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Habakkuk 1:1-2:1

Habakkuk is surprised by God's answer when he cried out to God because of the injustice surrounding him.

Pastor Jason Jones

5/28/17


Controversy Over Circumcision and the Gospel (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 15:1-35

Are we saved by Christ and what he has done or are we saved by Christ plus something we do?

Pastor Matt Strevel

5/21/17


Commando Christians (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 14

Why do believers press forward with the gospel even if it means tremendous suffering?

Pastor Jason Jones

5/14/17


The Message and the Results (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 13:4-52

Why do similar people in similar circumstance respond differently to the gospel? God's role and our role in spreading the gospel.

Pastor Matt Strevel

5/7/17


A Church on the Move (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 13:1-3

The Church at Antioch sends out Paul and Barnabas.

Pastor Jason Jones

4/30/17


Facing Death (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 12

We're all facing death. We're either facing it in Christ or as his enemy.

Pastor Matt Strevel

4/23/17


The Centrality of the Resurrection (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Various passages

The centrality of the resurrection to the Christian faith.

Pastor Jason Jones

4/16/17


The Cup (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Matthew 26:36-46

Lord's Supper - The Savior drank the cup of God's wrath so we could drink the cup of God's blessing.

Pastor Matt Strevel

4/9/17


Synergistic Strategy (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 11:19-30

Christ's strategy for advancing the kingdom involves our effort and the Spirit's power.

Pastor Jason Jones

4/2/17


The Beauty of Race and Grace (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 10 - 11:18

The problem of our good works, the problem of our racism, and how Jesus is the answer to both.

Pastor Matt Strevel

3/26/17


Peace, Encouragement, and Multiplication (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes - (pdf)

Acts 9:31

After Paul's conversion, the Church is built up and multiplied.

Pastor Jason Jones

3/19/17


Made Perfect in Weakness (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 9:19-31

The life of Paul teaches us that God does his best work through weak people.

Pastor Matt Strevel

3/12/17


Turns and Twists (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 9:1-19

The Apostle Paul is converted. Ananias ministers to him.

Pastor Jason Jones

3/5/17


A Name Better Than Sons and Daughters (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 8:26-40

The Ethiopian Eunuch travels over a thousand miles and hears the good news about Jesus.

Pastor Matt Strevel

2/26/17


The First False Believer (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 8:5-25

Simon the magician tries to buy the power of the Holy Spirit.

Pastor Jason Jones

2/19/17


Ravaging the Church (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 8:1-4

Challenging the way we define success as a Church.

Pastor Matt Strevel

2/12/17


Entrance Into the Holies (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Hebrews 10:19-23

Jesus has become our new and living way into the Father's presence.

Pastor Jason Jones

2/5/17


Missing the Presence of God (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 7:44-50

Christ is the fulfillment of God's presence with his people.

Pastor Jason Jones

1/29/17



A Prophet Like Me (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 7:17-44

How well are you listening to Christ? What kinds of things has Jesus said to his Church?

Pastor Matt Strevel

1/15/17


Storming Hell with a Water Gun (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Matthew 16:13-20

The wisdom of God is shown in the advancing of the kingdom through the Church.

Pastor Jason Jones

1/8/17


The Road 2017 (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Ephesians 3:7-11, 20-21

For his glory, For his gospel, For his goodness - The guiding principles for The Road in 2017.

Pastor Matt Strevel

1/1/17



Herod the Great (click to listen or download)

The first Christmas from the perspective of Herod the Great.

Pastor Jason Jones

12/25/16


The Manger (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Hebrews 2

The Manger shows us that Jesus was fully God and fully man and that changes everything.

Pastor Matt Strevel

12/18/16


The Scarlet Thread of Redemption (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 7:9-16

The foreshadowing of Christ in the life of Joseph.

Pastor Jason Jones

12/11/16


The God of Glory (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 7:1-8

The God of Glory appears to Abraham and leads him in the life of faith.

Pastor Matt Strevel

12/4/16


Sticks, Stones, and Words (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 6:6-18, 7:51-60

The stoning of Stephen shows the depravity of the human heart.

Pastor Jason Jones

11/27/16


Division and Distraction in the Church (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 6:1-7

Problems in the Church can lead to greater spiritual health and growth if handled in a Christ-centered way.

Pastor Matt Strevel

11/20/16


Recognizing the Enemy (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 5:17-42

Pastor Jason discusses various forms of satanic opposition the advance of Christ's kingdom.

Pastor Jason Jones

11/13/16


The Role of Signs and Wonders (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 5:12-16

Pastor Matt shows the role of signs and wonders in the early Church and today.

Pastor Matt Strevel

11/6/16


The Walking Dead (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 5:1-16

God demonstrates his zeal for the purity of the Church in the case of Ananias and Saphira.

Pastor Jason Jones

10/30/16


Your Hand and Plan (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 4:23-31

God's sovereignty serves as the basis for our boldness as believers.

Pastor Matt Strevel

10/23/16


Holy Boldness (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 4:1-22

The Apostle Peter's boldness is a pattern for our lives as believers.

Pastor Jason Jones

10/9/16


Filled With Wonder (click to listen or download) - Sermon notes (pdf)

Acts 3

Pastor Matt shows how the first miracle after Pentecost points to Christ and his message.

Pastor Matt Strevel

9/25/16


Community Life (click to listen or download)

Acts 2:42-47

Pastor Jason shows us how the gospel shaped community life in the early New Testament Church.

Pastor Jason Jones

9/18/16


Hear These Words (click to listen or download)

Acts 2:14-41

Pastor Matt shows how Peter's first New Covenant message explains the events of Pentecost.

Pastor Matt Strevel

9/11/16


A Game Changer (click to listen or download)

Acts 2:1-13

Pastor Jason teaches on the coming of the promised Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost.

Pastor Jason Jones

9/4/16


My Witnesses (click to listen or download)

Acts 1:4-11

Pastor Matt shows how Christ anoints the Church with the power of the Holy Spirit for carrying out his mission.

Pastor Matt Strevel

8/28/16


Spiritual Wars - Episode II (click to listen or download)

Acts 1:1-3

Pastor Jason introduces the book of Acts and shows us the reliability of Scripture.

Pastor Jason Jones

8/21/16


Church Discipline (click to listen or download)

Matthew 18:15-20, Galatians 6:1, 2 Corinthians 5:1-13

Pastor Matt teaches on a biblical perspective for practicing church discipline at The Road.

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/31/16


What Is Appropriate? (click to listen or download)

Acts 6:1-7

Pastor Jason teaches on the appropriate relationship between the congregation, elders, and deacons in local church life.

Pastor Jason Jones

7/24/16


The Compelling Community (click to listen or download)

Acts 2:42-47

Pastor Matt shows that when Jesus plants a church, a compelling community of faith is formed.

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/17/16


Are You Dusty? (click to listen or download)

Matthew 28:16-20

Pastor Jason explains what it means to be and make disciples of Christ.

Pastor Jason Jones

7/10/16


I Will Build My Church (click to listen or download)

Matthew 16:18

Pastor Matt teaches on Christ's promise to build his Church.

Pastor Matt Strevel

7/3/16


The Final Exam (click to listen or download)

2 Corinthians 13:5

Pastor Matt discusses how we can know if we're truly saved.

Pastor Matt Strevel

6/26/16


What to Make of Orlando (click to listen or download)

Job 1:1-22

Pastor Jason teaches the response of the Christian worldview to the tragedy in Orlando.

Pastor Jason Jones

6/19/16


His Workmanship (click to listen or download)

Ephesians 2:8-10

Pastor Matt explains what it means to be saved through faith.

Pastor Matt Strevel

6/12/16


Born Twice? (click to listen or download)

John 3:1-10

Pastor Jason shows from Jesus' teaching what it means to be born again.

Pastor Jason Jones

6/5/16


How He Loves Us (click to listen or download)

Zephaniah 3:14-20

Pastor Matt shows the difference between "having to go to Church" and getting to gather for worship.

Pastor Matt Strevel

5/29/16


Can You See Where You're Going? (click to listen or download)

1 John 1:5-10

Pastor Jason shows the relationship between our behavior and our hearts and how forgiveness is possible in the beauty of the gospel.

Pastor Jason Jones

5/22/16


The Prodigal Son(s) (click to listen or download)

Luke 15:11-32

Pastor Matt shows that this familiar parable is about two sons and two ways to be far away from God.

Pastor Matt Strevel

5/15/16


By This All Will Go (click to listen or download)

Psalm 22:25-31

Pastor Jason shows how God's glory in the gospel propels our desire to spread it.

Pastor Jason Jones

5/1/16


By This All Will Know (click to listen or download)

John 13:31-35

Pastor Matt shows from John 13 Christ's foundational principle for the advance of the gospel.

Pastor Matt Strevel

4/24/16


Gladly Losing Everything (click to listen or download)

Philippians 3:2-11

Pastor Jason shows how Paul counted all things loss in exchange for the surpassing worth of knowing Christ and being found in him.

Pastor Jason Jones

4/17/16


Why Call It "The Road"? (click to listen or download)

Luke 24:13-35

Listen and discover why "The Road" was chosen as the name for our new church plant.

Pastor Matt Strevel

4/10/16