Sermons by Matthew Ruttan


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Washing your mouth out with hope

Washing your mouth out with hope

Speaker: | October 18, 2020

This week Pastor Ruttan focused on the power of words for good OR evil based on James 3:1-12 in Part 5 of the “Down-to-Earth” series based on a line by line look at the Book...


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Faith and Faithfulness

Faith and Faithfulness

Speaker: | October 11, 2020

This Sunday was Part 4 in our “Down-to-Earth” series.  Pastor Ruttan focused on the verses from James 2:14-26. In it he stated that “faith without deeds is dead,” suggesting that faithfulness flows from deeds.  And...


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Soft Edges and Firm Centres

Soft Edges and Firm Centres

Speaker: | October 04, 2020

This week Pastor Ruttan recorded his message at home due to feeling a bit under the weather. We are so blessed he was able to do so.  Thank you! The message is called Soft Edges...


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Do The Word

Do The Word

Speaker: | September 27, 2020

This week Pastor Ruttan continued his new series based on the book of James.  He focused on James’ statement: “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says” (James...


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The Trials That Refine You

The Trials That Refine You

Speaker: | September 20, 2020

During his message this week, Pastor Ruttan began a new series based on the book of James called “Down-To-Earth.”  It is a line by line look a the Book of James in the Bible.  Why...


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Forging Ahead when you Feel like a Failure

Forging Ahead when you Feel like a Failure

Speaker: | September 13, 2020

This week Pastor Ruttan shared a message called “Forging ahead when you feel like a failure” based on Elijah in 1 Kings 19: 1-18 He started off by stating that “With an unfailing God, failure...


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Race and the Kingdom of God

Race and the Kingdom of God

Speaker: | September 06, 2020

This week Pastor Ruttan’s message was inspired by calls for greater racial equality in our troubled world: “Race and the Kingdom of God.”  (Sermon Notes are available here.) During the message he shared bible passages...


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Soul Fatigue: A Response

Soul Fatigue: A Response

Speaker: | August 02, 2020

This Sunday,  the message Pastor Ruttan shared introduced the idea of “Soul Fatigue.” Maybe you don’t know what that is—or do you? There is a kind of heart and brain exhaustion that many people are...


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Pray - As a First Resort

Pray – As a First Resort

Speaker: | July 26, 2020

This week, Pastor Ruttan talked about “praying and not giving up” (as Jesus tells us to do in Luke 18:1-8).  You can find sermon notes here to follow along with and go deeper with the...