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Messages by Philip Coleman

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September 25, 2022

In Anchorage as it is in Heaven

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Church Passage: 1 Timothy 3:14–15

September 11, 2022

The Concrete Reality of the Present Kingdom of God

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Who Do You Say That I Am? Topic: Gospel Passage: Mark 1:14–15

September 4, 2022

Jesus in the Wild

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Who Do You Say That I Am? Topic: Gospel Passage: Mark 1:12–13, Matthew 4:1–11

August 21, 2022

The Baptism of Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Who Do You Say That I Am? Topic: Gospel Passage: Mark 1:9–11, Matthew 3:13–17, John 1:29–31

August 7, 2022

The Gospel According to Peter

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Who Do You Say That I Am? Topic: Gospel Passage: Mark 8:27–38

June 26, 2022

Unity as a Lifestyle of Giving

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: One Body//One Spirit Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 4:25– 5:2

June 5, 2022

Praying and Practicing Unity in the Spirit

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: One Body//One Spirit Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 4:1–10, Matthew 6:7–15

May 29, 2022

Jesus, Who Wept

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Philippians 2:5–8, Philippians 2:12–13, Luke 12:1–3, John 11:28–36

May 22, 2022

The Kingdom of Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Matthew 11:11–15, Psalm 119:1–6, Romans 3:20–20, Luke 7:44–50, Matthew 13:44–44

May 15, 2022

The Spirit of Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: 2 Corinthians 3:1–6, 2 Corinthians 3:15–18

May 8, 2022

Jesus, Our Brother

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Luke 22:19–23, Mark 1:16–20, Luke 8:19–21, Acts 2:41–47, Acts 5:1–6

May 1, 2022

Jesus, Our Mentor

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Matthew 7:24–27, John 14:21–21, 1 Corinthians 9:24–27

April 24, 2022

Jesus, Our Teacher

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Mark 1:14–15, Ephesians 2:1–3, Galatians 5:6–9, Romans 12:1–2

April 17, 2022

You Have Seen Him

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Gospel Passage: John 9:1–41

April 15, 2022

Good Friday - Post Tenebras Spero Lucem

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Gospel Passage: John 14:25–31, John 15:26– 16:5, 1 Corinthians 15:55–56

April 10, 2022

Jesus, The Expert - Part Two

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Romans 7:21–23, John 5:39–40, Matthew 28:19–20, 2 Corinthians 3:15–18

April 3, 2022

Jesus, The Expert - Part One

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Galatians 5:22–25, Luke 10:17–24

March 27, 2022

Jesus, The Vine

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: John 15:1–8, Galatians 5:13–26

March 20, 2022

Jesus, Our Rabbi

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Way of Jesus Topic: Discipleship Passage: Mark 1:16–20, Mark 2:13–14, Mark 3:13–19, Mark 8:34–37

March 13, 2022

Art/Work

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 31:1–18, Exodus 35:1– 40:38

March 6, 2022

Bring Your Own Blindness

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 34:1–10

February 27, 2022

Where We Take Our Wounds

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 33:1–14

February 20, 2022

Sacred Cows

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 32:1–35

February 13, 2022

Formation and Focus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 30–38

January 30, 2022

Deeply Dislocated

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 25:1–10

January 23, 2022

Bought and Paid For

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 21:1– 24:18

January 9, 2022

A Liturgy for Living

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 20:1– 24:18

January 2, 2022

The Year of Our Lord

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 4 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 19:1–25

December 5, 2021

His Name is John

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Songs of Christmas: Advent 2021 Topic: Advent Passage: Luke 1:5–25, Luke 1:57–80

November 28, 2021

A Magnificat for the Modern Soul

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Songs of Christmas: Advent 2021 Topic: Advent Passage: Luke 1:39–56

November 15, 2021

Body Language

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Church Passage: Luke 22:7–23

October 31, 2021

Wise Counsel

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 18:1–27

October 28, 2021

Exodus 17:8-16 (Bonus)

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 17:8–16

October 24, 2021

Cleft for Me

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 17:1–7

October 10, 2021

Bitter Water, Better Savior

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 15:1–27

October 3, 2021

Seaside Salvation

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 14:1–31

September 26, 2021

Out of Egypt

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 3 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 13:1–22

September 5, 2021

Hospitality: Eating and Drinking in the Kingdom of God

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Welcome Home: Hospitality, Generosity, and Stewardship Passage: Luke 19:1–10, Galatians 2:11–14

August 29, 2021

Communal Compassion

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 12:33–50

August 22, 2021

We're All Going to Die

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 12:21–34

August 15, 2021

Bloodwork

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 11:1– 12:20

August 8, 2021

Iconic Idolatry

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 10:21–29

July 25, 2021

Maelstrom of Mercy

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 9:13–35

July 18, 2021

A Love/Hate Relationship

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: God's Will Passage: Matthew 5:43–48

July 11, 2021

Health and Wealth

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 9:8–12

June 27, 2021

Better than Sex

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Sex Passage: Exodus 9:1–7

June 6, 2021

Powers of Darkness

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 8:16–19

May 23, 2021

Little Gods

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 8:1–15

May 16, 2021

Postmodern Pestilence

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 7:1–25

May 12, 2021

Exodus 6:14-30 (Bonus)

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 6:14–30

May 9, 2021

Deconstruction Zone

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 2 Topic: Faith Passage: Exodus 6:1–13

April 25, 2021

A Bridegroom Of Blood

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 4:24–31

April 18, 2021

Unlimited God

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: God's Sovereignty Passage: Exodus 4:1–23

April 11, 2021

Burning, Yet Not Consumed

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: God Passage: Exodus 3:1–22

April 4, 2021

Hope and Humiliation

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Storyteller: Parables of Jesus Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 20:1–16

March 28, 2021

Excruciating Grace

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Storyteller: Parables of Jesus Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 21:23–32

March 14, 2021

Subversive Sovereignty

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 2:1–10

March 7, 2021

Exponential Exploitation

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Exodus 1:8–22

February 28, 2021

Blood and Water Part 2

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Genesis 23:1– 50:26

February 21, 2021

Blood and Water Part 1

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Blood and Water: The Book of Exodus Part 1 Topic: Old Testament Passage: Genesis 1:1– 22:24

February 14, 2021

We Shape Our Community

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Evangelism Passage: Ephesians 1:7–10

February 7, 2021

We Show Mercy

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Faith Passage: Matthew 25:31–40, James 2:13–17

January 31, 2021

We Share Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Evangelism Passage: Romans 10:11–17, John 4:27– 2:42

January 24, 2021

We Become Like Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Growing in Christ Passage: Luke 3:4–6, Luke 3:10–11

January 17, 2021

We Behold Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Church Passage: Isaiah 53:7–11, John 3:1–15, Romans 12:1–2, Malachi 1:10–14

January 10, 2021

We Belong To Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Church Passage: 1 Corinthians 12:12–20, Acts 2:41–47, 1 John 1:5–10

January 3, 2021

It's All About Jesus (Redux)

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Reforged: The Vision of True North Church Topic: Church Passage: Romans 10:9–13, Romans 11:33–36

December 24, 2020

Christmas Eve Service

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Gospel

December 20, 2020

The Choice

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Up All Night: Advent In Ezra Topic: Advent Passage: Ezra 7:27– 10:16

December 6, 2020

Up All Night

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Up All Night: Advent In Ezra Topic: Advent Passage: Ezra 2:1– 6:22

November 29, 2020

Basins and Bowls

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Up All Night: Advent In Ezra Topic: Advent Passage: Ezra 1:1–11

November 15, 2020

Dinner With Jesus

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: The Storyteller: Parables of Jesus Topic: Gospel Passage: Luke 14:1–24

October 11, 2020

We The Kingdom

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 6:21–24

October 4, 2020

Peaceful Resistance

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 6:10–20

September 20, 2020

Sacrifice and Sensitivity

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 5:25–33

September 13, 2020

You Want Me To Do What?

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 5:22–24

September 6, 2020

Walk Wise

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 5:15–21

August 30, 2020

Filth and Foolishness

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 5:3–24

August 23, 2020

What Would Jesus Do

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 4:25– 5:2

August 16, 2020

After The Likeness Of God

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 4:17–24

August 9, 2020

Built Up In Love

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 4:11–16

July 19, 2020

Full Heart

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Worship: More Than A Song Topic: Worship Passage: Romans 12:9–13

July 12, 2020

Head First

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Worship: More Than A Song Topic: Worship Passage: Romans 12:3–8

May 31, 2020

The Throne

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Garden To Garden: God's Redemptive History Topic: Bible Passage: 1 Samuel 8:10–19, 2 Chronicles 36:15–21

May 24, 2020

The Promise

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Garden To Garden: God's Redemptive History Topic: Bible Passage: Genesis 12:1–20

May 17, 2020

The Fall

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Garden To Garden: God's Redemptive History Topic: Bible Passage: Genesis 3:1– 4:26

May 10, 2020

The Vision

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Garden To Garden: God's Redemptive History Topic: Bible Passage: Genesis 1:1– 2:3

May 3, 2020

The Process

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 3:14–21

April 26, 2020

Call Me!

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 3:7–13

April 19, 2020

Mystery/Meat

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 3:1–6

April 12, 2020

Easter Sunday 2020

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Gospel Passage: Matthew 27:15–26, Matthew 28:1–7, Romans 10:9–10

April 5, 2020

Get Low

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Gospel Passage: John 13:1–20

March 29, 2020

We Belong

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Ephesians 2:19–22

March 22, 2020

Holistic Hope

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Gospel Passage: Ephesians 2:11–18, Romans 5:10–10, Luke 10:25–37, Numbers 6:22–27

March 15, 2020

Dead Or Alive

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: God's Sovereignty Passage: Ephesians 2:1–10, Psalm 36:1–4, Romans 9:20–21

March 8, 2020

A New Prayer

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Prayer Passage: Ephesians 1:15–23, Philippians 3:8–8, Revelation 21:1–5, 1 Corinthians 10:13–13

March 1, 2020

Why Worship?

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Worship Passage: Ephesians 1:1–14

February 23, 2020

The Architect

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Election, God's Sovereignty Passage: Ephesians 1:1–10, Acts 4:12–12, Revelation 7:9–12

February 16, 2020

Warning and Worship

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: We The Kingdom: The Book Of Ephesians Topic: Church Passage: Acts 18:24–28

February 2, 2020

Sustained

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Imago Dei: The Image of God in Us Topic: God's Design Passage: Colossians 1:15–23, Matthew 5:44–45, Luke 6:27–36

January 26, 2020

Valued

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Imago Dei: The Image of God in Us Topic: God's Design Passage: Psalm 82:3–4, Isaiah 58:6–7, Ephesians 5:25–29

January 19, 2020

Known

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Imago Dei: The Image of God in Us Topic: God's Design Passage: 2 Corinthians 1:3–4, Romans 1:18–32, Mark 1:14–15

January 12, 2020

Designed

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Imago Dei: The Image of God in Us Topic: God's Design Passage: Genesis 1:26–28, Genesis 9:5–6

January 5, 2020

Elder Vision for 2020

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Church

December 22, 2019

The High Price of Redemption

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Ruth: Joy in Waiting Topic: Advent Passage: Ruth 4:1–22

December 15, 2019

Emptied and Filled

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Ruth: Joy in Waiting Topic: Advent Passage: Ruth 3:1–18

December 1, 2019

Joy in Waiting

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Ruth: Joy in Waiting Topic: Advent Passage: Ruth 1:1–22

November 17, 2019

Know and Be Known

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: re: Member Passage: Matthew 18:15–17

October 27, 2019

Twelve Pieces

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 19:1–30

October 20, 2019

Redeemed from Religion

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 16:1– 18:30

October 13, 2019

Pleasure and Pain

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 13:1– 16:28

September 29, 2019

Like Father, Like Son

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 6:1– 9:57

September 22, 2019

Struggle and Song

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 4:1– 5:9

September 15, 2019

Forgotten God

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 3:7–31

September 8, 2019

Rhythms of Rebellion

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 2:1–19

September 1, 2019

We Are Witnesses

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: God in Chaos: The Book of Judges Topic: Old Testament Passage: Judges 1:1– 2:3

August 25, 2019

I Am Weary

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 20:7–18

August 18, 2019

Like a Tree

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 17:9–10

August 11, 2019

The Nations

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 16:19–21

August 4, 2019

My Wound Incurable

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 15:1–21

July 28, 2019

We Have Sinned Against You

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 14:1–22

July 21, 2019

The Way of Man

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 10:23–24

July 14, 2019

Making Disciples at Home

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Family Passage: Deuteronomy 6:4–8

July 7, 2019

A Work of Delusion

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Prayer Topic: Prayer Passage: Jeremiah 10:6–16

June 30, 2019

Baptism Sunday

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: Church

June 23, 2019

Believer's Baptism

Speaker: Philip Coleman Series: Stand Alone Sermons Topic: God's Will Passage: Acts 8:26–40