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Sermons by Christopher Rich

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March 22, 2020

Faith Over Fear | Don’t Worry, Trust Jesus | Matthew 6:25-34

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Faith Over Fear Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 6:25–6:34

February 23, 2020

ALIVE | Warfare | Ephesians 6:10-24

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 6:10–6:24

February 2, 2020

ALIVE | Work | Ephesians 6.5-9

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 6:5–6:9

January 26, 2020

ALIVE | Parenting | Ephesians 6:1-4

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 6:1–6:4

January 19, 2020

ALIVE | MARRIAGE | Ephesians 5:22-33

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 5:22–5:33

January 12, 2020

ALIVE | SEX | Ephesians 5:1-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 5:1–5:16

January 5, 2020

ALIVE | RECAP | Ephesians Chapter 1-4

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: Gospel Passage: Ephesians 1–4

December 22, 2019

UNEXPECTED Grace | Mary | Luke 1:26-56

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: UNEXPECTED CHRISTMAS Topic: Gospel Passage: Luke 1:26–1:56

December 1, 2019

UNEXPECTED Answer | Zechariah | Luke 1

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: UNEXPECTED CHRISTMAS Topic: Gospel Passage: Luke 1:6–1:17

November 11, 2019

ALIVE Church | Ephesians 4:1-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 4:1–4:16

November 3, 2019

ALIVE Prayer | Ephesians 3:14-21

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 3:14–3:21

September 15, 2019

ALIVE City | Ephesians 1:1-2 & Acts 19

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ALIVE | The Way Unearned | Ephesians Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 1:1–1:2, Acts 19:1–19:41

February 10, 2019

The Story: Creation, Fall, Redemption, Restoration

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Passage: Genesis 1–3, Matthew 1–4, Revelation 21–22

December 23, 2018

Love | Matthew 22:34-40; 1 John 3:16-18, 4:7-12

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ADVENT | Words Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 22:34–22:40, 1 John 3:16–3:18, 1 John 4:7–4:12

December 16, 2018

Joy | Isaiah 25:6-9 & James 1:2-5

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ADVENT | Words Topic: Gospel Passage: Isaiah 25:6–25:9, James 1:2–1:5

December 9, 2018

Hope | Psalm 130, 1 Peter 1:3-7

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ADVENT | Words Topic: Gospel Passage: Psalm 130, 1 Peter 1:3–1:7

December 2, 2018

Peace | Isaiah 9, Ephesians 2

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ADVENT | Words Topic: Gospel Passage: Isaiah 9, Ephesians 2

November 18, 2018

Gospel Leadership | 1 Timothy 3:1-7, 1 Peter 5:1-4

Speaker: Christopher Rich Topic: Stand Alone Passage: 1 Timothy 3:1–3:7, 1 Peter 5:1–5:4

September 9, 2018

Reframing the Beginning | John 1:1-5, 9-14

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: REFRAMING JESUS | Portraits of Glory from John's Gospel Topic: Gospel Passage: John 1:1–1:5, John 1:9–1:14

September 2, 2018

Gospel Unity | Ephesians 4:1-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: New Testament Passage: Ephesians 4:1–4:16

July 22, 2018

Anthem Against Anxiety | Psalm 56

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: PSALMS | Soundtrack for our Souls Topic: Old Testament Passage: Psalm 56:1–56:13

April 1, 2018

Foolish Gospel

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Foolish Gospel Topic: New Testament Passage: Romans 1:18–1:23

March 25, 2018

Foolish Arrival

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Foolish Gospel Topic: New Testament Passage: Luke 19:28–19:48

March 4, 2018

NAHUM | Week 2: Great Chaos - Greater Comfort

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: NAHUM | Greater Comfort Topic: Old Testament Passage: Nahum 3:1–3:19

September 10, 2017

1 John 15:4-11 | ROAD LIFE

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 John 15:4–15:11

August 6, 2017

1 John 3:19-4:6 | Abide in Me - Abide in Testing

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ABIDE IN ME | 1 John Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 John 3:19–4:6

June 18, 2017

1 John 1:1-4 | Abide in Me - Abide in the Gospel

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: ABIDE IN ME | 1 John Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 John 1:1–1:4

April 30, 2017

The Story | Ch 12 - His Return

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Revelation 21:4–21:5

April 23, 2017

The Story | Ch. 11 - His Church

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Acts 1:1–28:31

April 9, 2017

The Story | Ch. 8 - His Arrival

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 1–4, Luke 4

March 26, 2017

The Story | Ch 6 - Our Kingdoms

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Old Testament Passage: 1 Samuel 8, 2 Samuel 2:7

March 19, 2017

The Story | Ch 5 - His Nation

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Exodus 1:1–40:38

March 5, 2017

The Story | Ch. 3 - Our Fall

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Genesis 3:1–3:24

February 26, 2017

The Story | Ch. 2 - His Creation

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Genesis 1:1–2:25

February 19, 2017

The Story | Ch. 1 - All About Jesus

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE STORY Topic: Gospel Passage: Luke 24:13–24:35

February 12, 2017

Road 101: Session 5: Member of the Family

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Road 101 Topic: Gospel Passage: Hebrews 10:23–10:24

February 5, 2017

Road 101: Session 4: Doctrine

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Road 101 Topic: Gospel Passage: 1 Timothy 6:3–6:6

January 29, 2017

Road 101: Session 3: Leaders

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Road 101 Topic: Gospel Passage: 1 Timothy 3:1–3:7

January 22, 2017

ROAD 101: Session 2: The Church & Mission

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Road 101 Topic: Gospel Passage: Acts 2:41–2:47, Matthew 28:18–28:20

January 15, 2017

ROAD 101: Session 1: The Gospel

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Road 101 Topic: Gospel Passage: Acts 9, 1 Corinthians 15, 2 Corinthians 5

January 8, 2017

A New Thing | Isaiah 43:18-19

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Isaiah 43:18–43:19

November 27, 2016

Flourish in Wholeness | 1 Thessalonians 5:23-28

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 5:23–5:28

November 20, 2016

Flourish as the Church | 1 Thessalonians 5-12-22

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 5:12–5:22

November 13, 2016

Flourish in Fear | 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 5:1–5:11

October 30, 2016

Flourish in Death | 1 Thessalonians 4:8-13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 4:13–4:18

October 23, 2016

Flourishing in Brotherhood | 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 4:9–4:12

October 9, 2016

Flourishing in Sex | 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 4:1–4:8

October 2, 2016

Flourish in Gathering | 1Thessalonians 2:17-3:13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 2:17–3:13

September 25, 2016

Flourish in Preaching |1 Thessalonians 2:13-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 2:13–2:16

September 18, 2016

Flourish in Leading | 1 Thessalonians 2:1-12

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 2:1–2:12

September 11, 2016

Flourish in Following | 1 Thessalonians 1:2-10

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 1:2–1:10

September 4, 2016

Flourish in Planting | 1 Thess 1:1

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: FLOURISH | 1 Thessalonians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Thessalonians 1:1–1:1

May 22, 2016

Spirit in Unity | John 17:20-23 & Acts 2:42-47

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The Helper Topic: New Testament Passage: John 17:20–17:23, Acts 2:42–2:47

May 15, 2016

Spirit in the World | John 17:12-19

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The Helper Topic: New Testament Passage: John 17:12–17:19

May 1, 2016

Spirit in Us | John 16:5-15 & Acts 2:1-4

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The Helper Topic: New Testament Passage: John 16:5–16:15, Acts 2:1–2:4

April 24, 2016

Spirit in Salvation | John 15:23-27 & Acts 2:37-41

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The Helper Passage: John 5:23–5:27, Acts 2:37–2:41

April 17, 2016

The Trinity | John 14 and Acts 1:15

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The Helper Topic: New Testament Passage: John 14, Acts 1:1–1:5

March 13, 2016

The Governor and King | Matthew 27:1-2; 11-31

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Passion of the King | Matthew Part V Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 27:1–27:2, Matthew 27:11–27:31

February 28, 2016

Fall and Rise of Peter | Matthew 26:31-35;69-75

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Passion of the King | Matthew Part V Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 26:31–26:35, Matthew 26:69–26:75

February 14, 2016

Garden of the King | Matthew 26:36-46

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Passion of the King | Matthew Part V Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 26:36–26:46

February 7, 2016

The Table of the King | Matthew 26:17-30

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Passion of the King | Matthew Part V Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 26:17–26:30

January 31, 2016

Jesus Worth - Matthew 26:1-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Passion of the King | Matthew Part V Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 26:1–26:16

January 24, 2016

We Are Damascus Road | Acts 9:1-25

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: On the Road Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Acts 9:1–9:25

January 3, 2016

Season Finale | Ecclesiastes 12:1-14

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 12:1–12:14

December 27, 2015

On the Road With [out] Jesus | Luke 2:41-52

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: On the Road Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Luke 2:41–2:52

December 24, 2015

Christmas Eve 2015

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone

December 20, 2015

Bridled Joy | Ecclesiastes 11:1-10

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 11:1–11:10

December 13, 2015

Farmers Market of Foolishness | Ecclesiastes 10:1-20

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 10:1–10:20

November 22, 2015

Authentic Life | Ecclesiastes 7:1-29

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 7:1–7:29

November 15, 2015

Saving a Sickening Legacy | Ecclesiastes 5:8-6:12

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 5:8–6:12

November 8, 2015

Fear Him, Revere Him | Ecclesiastes 5:1-7

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 5:1–5:7

November 1, 2015

Unbreakable | Ecclesiastes 4:1-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 4:1–4:16

October 18, 2015

It's Not Fair | Ecclesiastes 3:16-22

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 3:16–3:22

October 4, 2015

Time to Turn | Ecclesiastes 3:1-15

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 3:1–3:15

September 27, 2015

Worked to Death! | Ecclesiastes 2:12-26

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 2:12–2:26

September 20, 2015

I Did it All! | Ecclesiastes 2:1-11

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 2:1–2:11

September 13, 2015

Ignorance is Bliss | Ecclesiastes 1:12-18

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 1:12–1:18

September 6, 2015

What’s the Point | Ecclesiastes 1:1-11

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: THE PURSUIT | Ecclesiastes Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ecclesiastes 1:1–1:11

August 23, 2015

Delivered from Distress - Psalm 107

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Psalms 2015 Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Psalm 107

August 9, 2015

Separation Day | Matthew 25:31-46

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 25:31–25:46

July 26, 2015

Unburied Life | Matthew 25:14-30

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 25:14–25:30

July 19, 2015

Thief in the Night | Matthew 24:36-25:13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 24:36–25:13

July 12, 2015

Kingdom Inauguration | Matthew 24:29-35

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 24:29–24:35

June 28, 2015

Abomination of Desolation | Matthew 24:15-28

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 24:15–24:28

June 21, 2015

The End is Coming | Matthew 24:3-14

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Summer Eschatology Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 24:3–24:14

April 5, 2015

Easter - First Importance | 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:1–15:11

January 25, 2015

Jesus Only | Matthew 17:1-13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Revelation of the King | Matthew Part III Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 17:1–17:13

December 21, 2014

Jesus Given | Matthew 16:1-4

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Revelation of the King | Matthew Part III Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 16:1–16:4

September 21, 2014

God's Forever City | Isaiah 65:17-25 (Mville)

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Isaiah 65:17–65:25

February 23, 2014

Kingdom of Law | Matthew 5:17-20 (Marysville)

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The King Has Come | Matthew Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 5:17–5:20

January 19, 2014

Sanctity of Life | Ephesians 5:8-13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone Passage: Ephesians 5:8–5:13

December 22, 2013

Arrival of the King | Matthew 2.13-23

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The King Has Come | Matthew Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 2:13–2:23

November 24, 2013

The King has come | Matthew Intro (Marysville)

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: The King Has Come | Matthew Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 26:56–26:56

October 20, 2013

God Refines | Malachi 2.17-3.5 (Snohomish)

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Malachi | Rhetorical God Topic: Old Testament Passage: Malachi 2:17–3:5

August 11, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 15.35-58

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:35–15:58

June 16, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 11.17-34

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:17–11:34

June 9, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 11.2-16

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 11:2–11:16

May 5, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 8.1-13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 8:1–8:13

March 17, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 5:9-13

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 5:9–5:13

February 3, 2013

One: 1 Corinthians 2.1-5

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: One | First Letter to the Corinthians Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Corinthians 2:1–2:5

December 23, 2012

GIVE: God Gave Enthusiastically

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: GIVE | He Gave; We Give Topic: New Testament Passage: Luke 1:26–2:20

December 9, 2012

GIVE: God Gave Intentionally

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: GIVE | He Gave; We Give Topic: New Testament Passage: Luke 12:35–12:48

August 12, 2012

Teach us to pray - Part 2

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Teach us to pray Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 6:10–6:10

July 29, 2012

Ruth 4.1-22 Hope in Redemption

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Hope | The book of Ruth Topic: Old Testament Passage: Ruth 4:1–4:22

February 5, 2012

Paul & Barnabas: Encouragement

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Paul & _______ Topic: New Testament Passage: Acts 11:19–11:24

January 15, 2012

Colossians 3. 22-4. 1 Mystery of Work

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Colossians Topic: New Testament Passage: Colossians 3:22–4:1

December 11, 2011

3Kings - King of Cities

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: 3Kings Passage: Isaiah 9:6–9:7

April 17, 2011

Easter 2011: Torn Glory

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Easter 2011: TORN Topic: Stand Alone Passage: John 1:1–1:5

March 20, 2011

Joshua 22: The Breach

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Joshua: Lord's Army Topic: Old Testament Passage: Joshua 22:1–22:24

October 31, 2010

Joshua 5. 13-15: General Jesus

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Joshua: Lord's Army Topic: Old Testament Passage: Joshua 5:13–5:15

June 27, 2010

1Timothy 5.1-16_family

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: 1 Timothy Topic: New Testament Passage: 1 Timothy 5:1–5:2

February 28, 2010

Sacred Assembly: Baptism

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Sacred Assembly Topic: New Testament Passage: Matthew 28:18–28:20

November 29, 2009

James 4.4-10: Friends and Enemies

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: James | Retro-Faith Topic: New Testament Passage: James 4:4–4:10

September 6, 2009

Psalm 46

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Songs of Summer | A Study of Psalms Topic: Old Testament Passage: Psalm 46:10–46:10

July 26, 2009

Intro to Psalms

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Songs of Summer | A Study of Psalms Topic: Old Testament Passage: Psalm 1:1–1:2

April 5, 2009

Road to Jerusalem: Why did Jesus' have to be rejected?

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Easter Topic: Gospel Passage: Luke 19:40–19:40

December 28, 2008

Two Wills

Speaker: Christopher Rich Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Stand Alone Passage: James 4:13–4:17