KNOW CHRIST AND MAKE HIM KNOWN
Sermon Archive
Jan
15
2017
The Wealth of the Church – Part 2
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Jhon Descartin
Ephesians 1:3-14 (ESV) 3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, 4even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love 5he predestined us […]
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Jan
8
2017
The Wealth of the Church – Part 1
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Arvin Barros
Ephesians 1:3-14 (ESV) 3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, 4even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love 5he predestined us […]
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Jan
1
2017
FORGIVENESS
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
Ephesians 2:1-6 (ESV) 1And you were dead in the trespasses and sins 2in which you once walked, following the course of this world, following the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons of disobedience— 3among whom we all once lived in the passions of our […]
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Dec
25
2016
THE CHRIST OF CHRISTMAS
Speaker: Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 10:1-18 (ESV) 1For since the law has but a shadow of the good things to come instead of the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered every year, make perfect those who draw near. 2Otherwise, would they not have ceased to be offered, since the […]
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Dec
18
2016
MAGNIFICAT: MARY’S SONG OF PRAISE
Speaker: Elder Allan Luciano
Luke 1:46-55 (ESV) 46And Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord, 47 and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, 48 for he has looked on the humble estate of his servant. For behold, from now on all generations will call me blessed; 49 for he who is mighty has done great things for me, […]
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Dec
11
2016
Cantata: THE GLORY OF CHRISTMAS
Speaker: GCF EAST CHANCEL CHOIR
FIRST PART THE SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS  (Opening Medley) Christmas In The Air | Deck the Halls | It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas  It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year | Christmastime Soloists: Ariel Ceballos | Leira Porsuelo  EMMANUEL (HALLOWED  MANGER GROUND) Soloist: Dennis Edu  Narrator: Tad Wulliman  A BABY CHANGES EVERYTHING […]
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Dec
4
2016
In the Beginning: Days 6 & 7
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Genesis 1:24-2:3 (ESV) 1 24And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kinds—livestock and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” And it was so. 25And God made the beasts of the earth according to their kinds and the livestock according to their kinds, and everything […]
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Nov
27
2016
In the Beginning: Days 4 & 5
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Genesis 1:14-23 (ESV) 14And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years, 15and let them be lights in the expanse of the heavens to give light upon the earth.” And […]
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Nov
20
2016
In the Beginning: Days 2 & 3
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Genesis Genesis 1:6-13 (ESV) 6And God said, “Let there be an expanse in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters from the waters.” 7And God made the expanse and separated the waters that were under the expanse from the waters that were above the expanse. And it was so. 8And God […]
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Nov
13
2016
In the Beginning: Days 1
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Genesis Genesis 1:1-5 (ESV) 1In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. 2The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. 3And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4And […]
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Nov
6
2016
Philemon: A Lesson on Forgiveness
Speaker: Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Philemon 1-25 (ESV) 1Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, To Philemon our beloved fellow worker 2and Apphia our sister and Archippus our fellow soldier, and the church in your house: 3Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 4I thank my God always when I […]
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Oct
30
2016
GOODNEWS TO “GOYIM”
Speaker: Pastor Mar Cabiles
GOODNEWS TO “GOYIM” A. QUICK QUIZ B. GOYIM TO GOD (John 3:8, Habakkuk 1:15) C. “SHEMA” STRATEGY (Deuteronomy 6:4-9) D. PROPOSED PARTICIPATION 1. Gr______________. <groan for “goyim’s” salvation> Romans 10:1,12, 11:2-5, 15:20 2. Gi______________. <give-send> Philippians 4:14-20, 2 Thessalonians 3:7-9 3. Go______________. <go-preach> Romans 10:12-15, 15:18-21 4. Ge______________. <get-stay connected> Romans 15:7-12, Ps. 117, Is. […]
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Oct
23
2016
Final Exhortation and Greetings
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Elder Harold Banzuela
Colossians 4:2-18 (ESV) 2Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. 3At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I am in prison— 4that I may make it clear, which is how […]
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Oct
16
2016
Life in the Preeminent Christ, Part 2
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Jun Fabra
Colossians 3:12-4:1 (ESV) 3 12Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, 13bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. 14And above all these put on love, which […]
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Oct
9
2016
Life in the Preeminent Christ
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Colossians 3:1-11 (ESV) 1If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. 3For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. […]
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Oct
2
2016
Grow in Christ, Not Legalism, Mysticism, or Asceticism
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Colossians 2:11-23 (ESV) 11In him also you were circumcised with a circumcision made without hands, by putting off the body of the flesh, by the circumcision of Christ, 12having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through faith in the powerful working of God, who raised him from […]
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Sep
25
2016
Grow in Christ, not Philosophy
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Colossians 2:1-10 (ESV) 1For I want you to know how great a struggle I have for you and for those at Laodicea and for all who have not seen me face to face, 2that their hearts may be encouraged, being knit together in love, to reach all the riches of full assurance of understanding and […]
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Sep
18
2016
Christ Jesus Our Lord
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Arvin Barros
Colossians 1:15-29 (ESV) 15He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. 16For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. 17And he is before all things, and in […]
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Sep
11
2016
Gratitude for Faith & Prayer for Growth
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Colossians 1:3-14 (ESV) 3We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, 4since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love that you have for all the saints, 5because of the hope laid up for you in heaven. Of this you have heard before […]
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Sep
4
2016
Introduction to Colossians
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Rev. Erwin Quimboy
Colossians 1:1-2 (ESV) 1Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2To the saints and faithful brothers in Christ at Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father.
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Aug
28
2016
The Offering for the Saints, Part 4
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
2 Corinthians 9:1-15 (ESV) The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem   1Now it is superfluous for me to write to you about the ministry for the saints,2for I know your readiness, of which I boast about you to the people of Macedonia, saying that Achaia has been ready since last year. And your zeal has stirred […]
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Aug
21
2016
Handling Money in the Ministry
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
2 Corinthians 8:16-24 (ESV) 16But thanks be to God, who put into the heart of Titus the same earnest care I have for you. 17For he not only accepted our appeal, but being himself very earnest he is going to you of his own accord. 18With him we are sending the brother who is famous among […]
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Aug
14
2016
The Offering for the Saints, Part 2
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
2 Corinthians 8:8-15 (ESV) 8I say this not as a command, but to prove by the earnestness of others that your love also is genuine. 9For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you by his poverty might become […]
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Aug
7
2016
The Offering for the Saints
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
2 Corinthians  8:1-7 (ESV) 1We want you to know, brothers, about the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia, 2for in a severe test of affliction, their abundance of joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in a wealth of generosity on their part. 3For they gave according to their […]
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Jul
31
2016
The Privelege
Speaker: Pastor Tom Dennison
Ephesians 1:3-14 (ESV) 3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, 4even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love 5he predestined us […]
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Jul
24
2016
The Blessings of Abraham
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim
Galatians 3:6-14 (ESV) 6just as Abraham “believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness”? 7Know then that it is those of faith who are the sons of Abraham. 8And the Scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, “In you shall all the nations […]
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Jul
17
2016
Giving Your Best to the Lord
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Jhon Descartin
Malachi 1:1-14 (ESV) 1The oracle of the word of the Lord to Israel by Malachi. 2″I have loved you,” says the Lord. But you say, “How have you loved us?” “Is not Esau Jacob’s brother?” declares the Lord. “Yet I have loved Jacob 3but Esau I have hated. I have laid waste his hill country and […]
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Jul
10
2016
THE MAJESTIC CHRIST
Speaker: Pastor Erwin Quimboy
Revelation 1:9-18 (ESV) 9I, John, your brother and partner in the tribulation and the kingdom and the patient endurance that are in Jesus, was on the island called Patmos on account of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus. 10I was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a […]
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Jul
3
2016
BEATITUDES ON IDENTIFICATION
Speaker: Pastor Erwin Quimboy & Elder Harold Banzuela
Matthew 5:1-9 (ESV) 1Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3″Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4″Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. 5″Blessed are […]
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Jun
26
2016
BEATITUDES ON SANCTIFICATION
Speaker: Pastor Erwin Quimboy & Elder Dexter Chua
Matthew 5:1-9 (ESV) 1Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:3″Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.4″Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.5″Blessed are the meek, for […]
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Jun
19
2016
BEATITUDES ON SALVATION
Speaker: Pastor Erwin Quimboy & Pastor Jhon Descartin
Matthew 5:1-6 (ESV) 1Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:3″Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.4″Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.5″Blessed are the meek, for […]
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Jun
12
2016
OVERVIEW OF THE BEATITUDES
Speaker: Pastor Erwin Quimboy & Pastor Arvin Barros
Matthew 5:1-12 (ESV) 1Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:3″Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.4″Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.5″Blessed are the meek, […]
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Jun
5
2016
Overview of Our Eternal City
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Erwin Quimboy
Revelation 21:1-22:5 (ESV) 21 1Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. 2And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. 3And I […]
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May
29
2016
PAUL’S HEART FOR MISSIONS
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Erwin Quimboy
2 Corinthians 4:1-18 (ESV) 1Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. 2But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice cunning or to tamper with God’s word, but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to everyone’s conscience in the sight of God. […]
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May
22
2016
CLOSING EXHORTATIONS– PART 2
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 13:10-25 (ESV) 10We have an altar from which those who serve the tent have no right to eat. 11For the bodies of those animals whose blood is brought into the holy places by the high priest as a sacrifice for sin are burned outside the camp. 12So Jesus also suffered outside the gate in order […]
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May
15
2016
CLOSING EXHORTATIONS– PART 1
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Elder Harold Banzuela
Hebrews 13:1-9 (ESV) 1Let brotherly love continue. 2Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. 3Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. 4Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let […]
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May
8
2016
Don’t Refuse the Word of God Exhortation Warning #5
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 12:15-29 (ESV) 15See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God; that no “root of bitterness” springs up and causes trouble, and by it many become defiled; 16that no one is sexually immoral or unholy like Esau, who sold his birthright for a single meal. 17For you know that afterward, when […]
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May
1
2016
RUN WITH ENDURANCE
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Pastor Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 12:1-14 (ESV) 1Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, 2looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that […]
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Apr
24
2016
DIVINE APPROVAL BY FAITH, Part 3
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Elder Dexter Chua
Hebrews 11:30-40 (ESV) 30By faith the walls of Jericho fell down after they had been encircled for seven days.31By faith Rahab the prostitute did not perish with those who were disobedient, because she had given a friendly welcome to the spies.   32And what more shall I say? For time would fail me to tell of […]
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Apr
27
2016
DIVINE APPROVAL BY FAITH, Part 2
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 11:17-29 (ESV) 17By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was in the act of offering up his only son, 18of whom it was said, “Through Isaac shall your offspring be named.” 19He considered that God was able even to raise him from the dead, from […]
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Apr
10
2016
DIVINE APPROVAL BY FAITH
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 11:1-16 (ESV) 1Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. 2For by it the people of old received their commendation. 3By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible. […]
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Apr
3
2016
Don’t Despise Christ Warning #4
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 10:19-39 (ESV) 19Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the holy places by the blood of Jesus, 20by the new and living way that he opened for us through the curtain, that is, through his flesh, 21and since we have a great priest over the house of God, 22let us draw near with a […]
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Mar
27
2016
the death, burial, resurrection and appearances of Jesus Christ
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Luke 24:1-12 (ESV) 1But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared.2And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4While they were perplexed about this, behold, […]
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Mar
13
2016
The SUPERIOR SACRIFICE OF CHRIST
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 10:1-18 (ESV) 1For since the law has but a shadow of the good things to come instead of the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered every year, make perfect those who draw near.2Otherwise, would they not have ceased to be offered, since the worshipers, having […]
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Mar
6
2016
The Mediator of the New Covenant
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 9:15-28 (ESV) 15Therefore he is the mediator of a new covenant, so that those who are called may receive the promised eternal inheritance, since a death has occurred that redeems them from the transgressions committed under the first covenant. 16For where a will is involved, the death of the one who made it must be […]
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Feb
28
2016
ETERNAL REDEMPTION THRU THE HEAVENLY MINISTRY
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 9:1-14 (ESV) 1Now even the first covenant had regulations for worship and an earthly place of holiness. 2For a tent was prepared, the first section, in which were the lampstand and the table and the bread of the Presence. It is called the Holy Place. 3Behind the second curtain was a second section called the […]
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Feb
21
2016
A SUPERIOR TABERNACLE AND A SUPERIOR COVENANT
Speaker: Rev. Keith Ebrahim & Ptr. Erwin Quimboy
Hebrews 8:1-13 (ESV) 1Now the point in what we are saying is this: we have such a high priest, one who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in heaven, 2a minister in the holy places, in the true tent that the Lord set up, not man.3For every high priest […]
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