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This post is based on Jeff Purswell's sermon, A People for God's Possession, given on May14, 2017.   We live in a culture that increasingly, not just rejects, but despises what we believe. In these times the wisdom of God, given to us through Peter, also writin... Keep Reading

A Mother's Day Tribute | Katie Williams

May 17, 2017 by: Brian Chesemore

On Sunday we had the privilege of hearing from Katie Williams as she honored her mom for Mother's Day. Mother's Day Testimony | Katie Williams from SGCLouisville on Vimeo.... Keep Reading

“Behold.” It is a wonder seldom seen, therefore behold it! It may be seen, for it is characteristic of real saints, therefore fail not to inspect it! It is well worthy of admiration; pause and gaze upon it! It will charm you into imitation, therefore note ... Keep Reading

This post is based on C.J. Mahaney's sermon, Take Up and Read to Feel, given on April 30, 2017.   As we continue our study of 1 Peter, we encounter something that is a surprise. God does not command us to read and study His word only out of sheer obedience. Ins... Keep Reading

This post is based on Bill Berry's sermon, The Peace That Empowers Mission, given on April 23, 2017.   The disciples were huddled in the Upper Room. Fear had overcome them. Even though they had seen their Risen Lord, persecution from the religious authorities d... Keep Reading

Testimony | Betty Laswell

April 20, 2017 by: SGCL Staff

Last Sunday we had the privilege of hearing a testimony from Betty Laswell. Betty has been attending our church for over 6 months and will become a member in a few weeks. We are so grateful for the gift that she is to SGCL!   Betty Laswell Testimony from SGCL... Keep Reading

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This post is based on C.J. Mahaney's sermon, The Surprise of Their Lives, given on April 16, 2017.   As two disciples gloomily walked the road to Emmaus three days after the crucifixion, they had no idea that they were in for the surprise of their lives. They w... Keep Reading

Sermon Quotes: "The Surprise of Their Lives"

April 18, 2017 by: C.J. Mahaney

“Jesus does not overwhelm these two disciples by some spectacular revelation of himself…Instead, he interprets the Scriptures for them.” David Garland “I should have imagined that the Risen Lord would be independent of the Bible. But no! He c... Keep Reading

Holy Week Resources

April 11, 2017 by: Jeff Purswell

In the busy-ness of everyday life, it's easy to let Easter sneak up on us without much thought, preparation, or meditation. Despite its centrality, we can sometimes treat it as an after thought or just another Sunday. But whether we recognize it or not and whether we prepare for it or not, the fact remains that the events we remember during the Easter season are of pre-eminent importance for the Christian (I Corinthians 15:3). As we meditate and celebrate this week, we join a community of saints around the world and throughout the ages who have been saved and radically transformed by the death and resurrection of Jesus. ... Keep Reading

Sermon Quotes: "Cries from the Cross | Part 2"

April 11, 2017 by: Jeff Purswell

“. . . his identity contracted to the point where the whole truth about him was that he was the sin of the world. He was carrying it, heaven held him answerable for it, and he was it. It was here, all of it, in his body (1 Pet. 2:24), being condemned in his fles... Keep Reading