Sermons by Matthew Ruttan


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Desperate Times call for Loving Measures

Desperate Times call for Loving Measures

Speaker: | December 04, 2022

They say that desperate times call for desperate measures. Think of the hail Mary pass toward the end of the football game, or the man in such poor financial shape that he thinks his only...


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Seeking Serious Answers to Serious Questions

Seeking Serious Answers to Serious Questions

Speaker: | November 06, 2022

People are seeking. They’re seeking serious answers to serious questions. A child wonders if God sees the pain of other children in faraway countries. A wife lays beside her husband as he dies and wonders...


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Costly, Whole-Hearted Devotion

Costly, Whole-Hearted Devotion

Speaker: | October 31, 2022

If you follow Jesus you are different. In 1961, 96% of people in our country identified as Christian. No longer. “No Religion” is now the second largest ‘religious’ category. And while you can’t read too...


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Living an abundant life

Living an abundant life

Speaker: | September 25, 2022

“Live your best life now!” That’s a fairly popular modern slogan. In fact, Jesus said something that (some people think) sounds kind of similar: “I came that they have may have life and have it...


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What God can do through you is greater

What God can do through you is greater

Speaker: | September 18, 2022

A national poll asked: “If you could ask God only one question and you knew he would give you an answer, what would you ask?” The most popular response was this: “Why is there pain...


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My Captain, My Ship

My Captain, My Ship

Speaker: | September 12, 2022

You’re about to go through a storm. But you can choose which ship to sail in. The captain in boat number one isn’t very experienced. But the captain in boat number two has an incredible...


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The Truth Makes Your Life Better

The Truth Makes Your Life Better

Speaker: | September 04, 2022

Jesus calls the Devil the “father of lies.” Those are weighty words! How seriously do we take the battle between truth and deception? If you think your life is a playground when it’s really a battleground...


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Freed to serve

Freed to serve

Speaker: | August 08, 2022

“The truth will set you free.” So said Jesus. So powerful are these words that they continue to be posted above courthouses and libraries. They connect with a deep-down human urge to be free, whether...


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Follow the Light

Follow the Light

Speaker: | July 31, 2022

Do you feel surrounded by uncertainty, darkness and danger? So did the ancient Hebrews. To you Jesus says: “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will...