Jud Jordan

John 1:9-13

John 1:9-13  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Why did Jesus come? He came in order to make you _______?

Money Matters. Part 2

Matthew 6:19-21, 24  /  Money Matters

by Jud Jordan

Where we're going: 4 truths to know

Acts 2:42-47  /  Where We're Going

by Jud Jordan

God outlines 4 truths designed to bring us to a place of spiritual depth. This is what His church in Embark is built and continuing to build upon.

Where we're going: What God wants to do in your life

Acts 2:42-47  /  Where We're Going

by Jud Jordan

Why does God give us the 4 truths in of Acts 2:42-47? What does He want to happen in your life? How does this grow you spiritually deeper?

Where we're going: How we reach the community

Luke 15:3-7  /  Where We're Going

by Jud Jordan

How does God want us to reach the community? How do we share our faith in a natural way that honors where His church is going? Come find out.

Where we're going: Our unique place in this community

Ephesians 4:1-6  /  Where We're Going

by Jud Jordan

God has something unique for us as a church and for you. What is it? Find out.

Mark 1:1-8

Mark 1:1-8  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

People are often searching for more in life. John the Baptist models some important points for us who are called to speak Jesus into the lives of those who are searching.

Ephesians 2:19-22

Ephesians 2:19-22 | March 1, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Embark Church lives by 2 primary values. They are lived out in the Church. Find out what the "church" really is and how these values are lived out in the lives of believers.

Living according to the truth

2 John 1:1-8   /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Jesus calls us to live according to a very important principle that should guide a life of faith.

Living in the Gap. Part 2.

2 Peter 1:3-11 | November 30, 2014  /  Living in the Gap

by Jud Jordan

Many believers live in the gap between a desire to pursue God and actually doing it. Find out what hinders us and how we close the gap.

Holy Spirit moments

Luke 2:25-35  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Christmas is over. The new year is here. Now we need to return to the routine, the mundane and the normal grind of daily life. Where do we go from here? The Holy Spirit will lead you...

What Jesus Says About "Good" People.

Mark 10:17-22  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

You are a pretty good person, right? You treat others well, keep to yourself, don't steal, murder or do other bad things. So in the end, God accepts people like this, right? Jesus however, redefines good. The question is, "What does this mean for us?"

Surrendering to God, Dying to Self

Romans 12:1  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Surrendering to God means dying to self. How is this accomplished?

Worshipping God

Psalm 95:1-11  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

The worship of God is a community effort.

Grace. It changes everything

Grace | Ephesians 2:8-10 | February 15, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Ephesians 2:11-16

Ephesians 2:11-16 | February 22, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

We apologize for the low quality of audio.

Forgiveness, Part 2.

Ephesians 4:29-32 | Aug 16, 2015  /  Forgiveness

by Jud Jordan

Four Steps to giving forgiveness. Although the steps are hard, the end result is well worth it!

Ephesians 3:14-19

Ephesians 3:14-19 | March 22, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

For the gospel to have power in the life of a believer, they must not just know it, they must experience it. How to experience the power of Jesus Christ in your life.

Ephesians 2:8. Grace.

Ephesians 2:8 | April 5, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Easter Sunday 2015. Jesus didn't say dead. He rose from the grave so that grace may abound. Grace is for you and by grace you have been saved through faith.

Ephesians 4:17-24

Ephesians 4:17-24 | April 19, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Putting off the old self and putting on the new self. It can only happen in and through Jesus Christ. Find out how.

Ephesians 6:10-13

Spiritual Warfare. Part 1 | Ephesians 6:10-13 | June 12, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Spiritual Warfare. Part 1. Persevering in the faith not only includes learning, connecting and serving but engaging in spiritual warfare. Understand what it looks like, how Satan operates and what his objectives is.

Ephesians 6:14-19

Spiritual Warfare Part 2 | Ephesians 6:14-19 | June 19, 2015  /  Ephesians

by Jud Jordan

Spiritual Warfare Part 2. Learn how to conduct spiritual warfare using the armor of God.

Forgiveness, Part 4.

Matthew 6:14-15 | Aug 30, 2015  /  Forgiveness

by Jud Jordan

The objective of this scripture is living a lifestyle of forgiveness. Here's how.

Forgiveness, Part 1.

Matthew 6:14-15 | Aug 9, 2015  /  Forgiveness

by Jud Jordan

The potency of our faith is directed related to our ability to give and receive forgiveness. This sermon begins the basics of understanding the dangers of not giving forgiveness, why it's hard and what it is.

Forgiveness, Part 3

John 5:1-9 | Aug 23, 2015  /  Forgiveness

by Jud Jordan

We cannot give what we don't have. To give forgiveness, we must experience God's forgiveness. Here's how.

Patience

Matthew 18:23-34 | September 13, 2015  /  Tangled

by Jud Jordan

Who doesn't need more patience? Find out the dangers of impatience, what biblical patience is and how to start getting it.

Worry

Matthew 6:25-34 | September 20, 2015  /  Tangled

by Jud Jordan

Worry moves God from the center of life to the fringe of life. This sermon will talk about 3 things: worry, faith and how to begin stopping it.

Who's invited to your table?

Who's invited to your table? | Matthew 9:9-13 | Nov 1, 2015  /  The Table

by Jud Jordan

Jesus ate a meal with the dregs of society and teaches us a critical value of God. Unfortunately for most of us, this value is easier said, than done.

The Table, Part 2

1 Corinthians 11:17-22 | November 8, 2015  /  The Table

by Jud Jordan

There is a destructive mindset that must be rooted out of the church. It was destroying the Corinthian church. It has the potential to destroy us as well.

Baggage. Part 1

Matthew 11:28-30 | January 3, 2016  /  Baggage

by Jud Jordan

We accumulate bags as we go through life. They often hinder us from experiencing real freedom. Learn how to give them to Him as we cover a particular bag that binds us.

Stewardship Redefined: Corem Deo

Luke 12:1-3 | December 6, 2015  /  Stewardship Redefined

by Jud Jordan

Stewardship is living Corem Deo. Find out what that is and how it leads to freedom in Christ.

Stewardship Redefined: What it's really about

Luke 16:1-13 | November 29, 2015  /  Stewardship Redefined

by Jud Jordan

Stewardship is more than money. It is a key to freedom in Jesus Christ. It means looking at the world through a different persepctive and asking God a specific question.

Stewardship Redefined: Tithing - It's not about the money

Malachi 3:7-12 | December 13, 2015  /  Stewardship Redefined

by Jud Jordan

Stewardship is not just about money but it involves money. Here is how God looks at the money He has entrusted to our care and our response.

Baggage. Part 2, rejection

Matthew 11:28-30 | January 10, 2016  /  Baggage

by Jud Jordan

The most common bag everyone hangs onto is rejection. You can't go through life without feeling its sting. Learn how to give it to Jesus.

Baggage. Part 3, unforgiveness

Matthew 6:14-15, 11:28-30 | January 17, 2016  /  Baggage

by Jud Jordan

Outside of rejection, unforgiveness is the most common bag our lives. If not identified and handed to Jesus, eat will consume us. Learn how to give it to Him.

Reminders. Scripture.

2 Timothy 3:16 | January 24, 2016  /  Reminders

by Jud Jordan

One of the core ways of engaging Jesus is through Scripture. It is the catalyst to transformation in Him.

Reminders. Pray.

John 2:13-17 and Matthew 21:12-13 | January 31, 2016  /  Reminders

by Jud Jordan

We are called to be a House of Prayer. The church will never be so if we are first not praying in our personal lives. Find out a core worldview that makes personal prayer effective.

Reminders. Worship.

John 4:20-24 | February 14, 2016  /  Reminders

by Jud Jordan

Worship is a core practice that helps align our heart to God. Find out how and why.

Reminders. Tithing.

Malachi 3:6-12 | February 28, 2016  /  Reminders

by Jud Jordan

One of the greatest places of surrender and faith growth is understanding tithing. Find out how.

Spiritual Warfare

Ephesians 6:12, Matthew 13:3-9,18-23 | March 13, 2016  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Understanding Spiritual Warfare. Some of our struggles are not at the hand of flesh and blood but of spiritual forces at play around us.

Easter 2016

Ephesians 2:1-7 | March 27, 2016  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

The resurrection of Jesus is the power that makes the believer alive. Find out how.

Just. Come. Home. Part 1

Luke 15:1-7 | April 3, 2016  /  Just. Come. Home.

by Jud Jordan

There is a core character attribute of God by which Christian's must live. It is at the heart of God trying to bring us home.

Just. Come. Home. Part 2

Luke 15:1-10 | April 10, 2016  /  Just. Come. Home.

by Jud Jordan

God wants to brings us home. Find out what this looks like.

Just. Come. Home. Part 3

Luke 15:1-7 | April 17, 2016  /  Just. Come. Home.

by Jud Jordan

Being found and brought home means we now go search for the lost.

Being Church, Part 1.

Philippians 2:1-8 | May 1, 2016  /  Being Church

by Jud Jordan

As we prepare for relocation as a church, there is a particular mindset in which we must operate.

Being Church, Part 2

Philippians 2:12-18 | May 8, 2016  /  Being Church

by Jud Jordan

Claimed + Changed = Called

Ephesians 2:1-10 | July 17, 2016  /  MIA

by Jud Jordan

Understanding we are "called" into ministry is the key to effective outreach.

The Exile Mindset

Jeremiah 29:1-7 | July 24, 2016  /  MIA

by Jud Jordan

For future outreach to be effective, we must operate with a particular mindset.

Jesus's Take on Outreach

Matthew 25:31-46 | July 31, 2016  /  MIA

by Jud Jordan

Warning: Not for the faint of heart.

Don't Waste Your Stress

Philippians 4:6-7 | August 21, 2016  /  Stressed Out

by Jud Jordan

Stress offers an incredible opportunity to grow closer to God. Don't waste it.

Part 1: Moving into the Future

Ephesians 3:14-19 | September 18, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

God has supernaturally planted Embark Church in this community. We now move into the next major milestone moment of watching Him further what He has already begun. Find out who we are, what we do, where we've been going and now, where we are going.

Part 2: Surrender

Genesis 22:1-18 | September 25, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

Laying a stronger foundation begins with adopting a mindset - surrender. Although easy to talk about, it is difficult to enact. This sermon will define what it is, why it is important and how to begin getting there.

Part 3: Hearing from God

John 10:1-5,16 | October 2, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

Hearing the voice of God is critical for personal and church growth. Find out how.

Part 4: Obeying God's Call

Matthew 7:24-27 | October 16, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

Hearing from God and obeying are inseparable.  Although this may seem like a “no-brainer” when it comes to the hard teachings of Jesus, it is a must if we are to be considered “wise” by God.  Find out more.

Part 5: Preparing for a Miracle

John 6:1-15 | October 23, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

Witnessing God show up and act in our lives is a small miracle. This sermon talks about the miracle needed at Embark Church as well as how to prepare for one whether in our individual lives or church.

Part 6: A Spiritual House

1 Peter 2:4-5 | October 30, 2016  /  Laying a Stronger Foundation

by Jud Jordan

There is a particular Biblical image in which a Christian should view themselves.

Part 1: By Faith

Hebrews 11:1 | November 13, 2016  /  By Faith

by Jud Jordan

Learning how to walk by faith begins with understanding exactly what faith is.

Part 2: Learning to Walk by Faith

Mark 9:14-27 | November 20, 2016  /  By Faith

by Jud Jordan

Christians are called to have marked spiritual growth in their lives, specifically walking by faith. Learn how to grow in this.

Part 3: Obstacles to Living by Faith

James 1:2-8 | November 27, 2016  /  By Faith

by Jud Jordan

There are three primary obstacles, that if not identified and worked through, will hinder our ability to grow in faith.

Fan Into Flame the Gift of God

2 Timothy 1:3-7 | December 11, 2016  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Paul provides a charge to Timothy that all Christian's should heed. In this sermon, we see that charge pertains to individual Christians, the church, and our newly called elders.

No Vacancy

Luke 2:1-7 | December 24, 2016  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Jesus was God born IN a stable TO people of the stable to lead them OUT of the stable.

Can I Lose My Salvation?

Ephesians 1:11-14 | January 15, 2017  /  Assurance

by Jud Jordan

Many Christians fear that their salvation is contingent upon their behavior and can be lost.  Come see what God’s Word says.

Hindrances to Assurance

Romans 7:15-25 | January 22, 2017  /  Assurance

by Jud Jordan

Find out the two predominant hindrances to experiencing the assurance of salvation.

Grace and Obedience

1 Peter 1:13-15 | January 29, 2017  /  Assurance

by Jud Jordan

If I am saved, can do whatever I want and still get into heaven? In this sermon we explore the relationship between grace and obedience.

Knowing vs. Experiencing Assurance

Ephesians 1:11-14 | February 5, 2017  /  Assurance

by Jud Jordan

There is a difference between knowing ABOUT the assurance of salvation and experiencing it. In this sermon we talk about how to experience it and provide the congregation an opportunity to receive it.

Rejection: The thing that gets in the way of so much

Mark 6:1-6 | February 12, 2017  /  Rejection

by Jud Jordan

One of the greatest hindrances to spiritual growth is the fear of rejection. Find out the first step in the process of overcoming it.

Dealing with Rejection

Ephesians 4:29-32 | February 26, 2017  /  Rejection

by Jud Jordan

All of us, whether we acknowledge it or not, experience rejection. Here is how God tells us to deal with it.

Rejection Part 3

Romans 8:14-17 | March 5, 2017  /  Rejection

by Jud Jordan

Rejection, when not dealt with properly, often produces a particular mindset that hinders us from fully experiencing freedom in Jesus. Learn about the orphan vs child of God mindset and how to begin dealing with it.

War

Deuteronomy 20:1-4 | March 12, 2017  /  Rejection

by Jud Jordan

We are going to war against rejection. Find out how.

Part One: The Worship Challenge

1 Chronicles 16:23-31 | March 26, 2017  /  The HOWs and WHYs of Worship

by Jud Jordan

Is worship a mechanical, "going through the motions" activity or life giving experience where God is encountered? This sermon provides the fundamental principles of what worship is, why we do it and how to get there.

Part Two: Practicing Experiencing Jesus in Worship

John 4:21-24 | April 2, 2017  /  The HOWs and WHYs of Worship

by Jud Jordan

Worshipping in spirit and truth must be taught and practiced.  It is key to experiencing Jesus in worship.  In this sermon, Embark Church specifically looks to experience Jesus by teaching what we do pre, during, and post worship.

He is Risen - Easter 2017

Ephesians 2:4-7 | April 16, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Jesus' resurrection means we have risen with Him. Find out what this means.

Restored

John 21:15-19 | April 23, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Jesus and Peter have a significant conversation the week following His resurrection. Its implications are significant for furthering our faith development.

Contend: Part One

Jude 1-3, 24 | May 7, 2017  /  Contend: Fighting for the Faith

by Jud Jordan

Contending for the faith involves both an internal and external struggle.

Contend: Part Two

Jude 5-23 | May 14, 2017  /  Contend: Fighting for the Faith

by Jud Jordan

Contending for the faith must be deliberate. Failure to do so allows ungodliness to take root in our lives that brings judgement. Find out more.

Pentecost

Acts 2:1-12 | June 4, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Pentecost offers several important lessons for praying in the Spirit as a congregation. Find out what they are as we prepare to pray in unity.

What a House of Prayer Looks Like

2 Chronicles 7:11-16 | June 18, 2017  /  House of Prayer

by Jud Jordan

What does a house of prayer look like? God gave King Samuel three things for the people so that He would be pleased with them and hear their concerns.

What a House of Prayer Does

Matthew 21:12-14 | June 25, 2017  /  House of Prayer

by Jud Jordan

Being a house of prayer requires a crucial understanding that will make us either a house of prayer or a "den of robbers."

Colossians Chapter 1

Colossians 1:9-14 | July 9, 2017  /  Colossians: Extraordinary Wisdom for Everyday Life

by Jud Jordan

Living out faith in our daily lives is contingent upon pursuing something specific. Find out what it is.

Colossians Part 2

Colossians 1:15-23 | July 16, 2017  /  Colossians: Extraordinary Wisdom for Everyday Life

by Jud Jordan

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Colossians Chapter 2

Colossians 2:6-15 | July 23, 2017  /  Colossians: Extraordinary Wisdom for Everyday Life

by Jud Jordan

God not only made us alive in Him but calls us to walk as if we are alive. Find out more.

Colossians Chapter 3

Colossians 3:1-14 | August 6, 2017  /  Colossians: Extraordinary Wisdom for Everyday Life

by Jud Jordan

Understanding the phrase "If you have been raised with Christ" is crucial to guiding us into our next steps of faith. Depending on where you are, the phrase has a different step for you.

Relationships

Matthew 22:34-40 | August 13, 2017  /  Better Together

by Jud Jordan

Being equipped to love God involves being connected with others. In this first sermon we talk about the necessity of relationships and how to start connecting with others.

Getting Freedom

Numbers 32:6-15 | August 20, 2017  /  Better Together

by Jud Jordan

Jesus wants us to have freedom from the things that bind us. Because He chooses to work through people, His freedom happens in connection with others.  Find out how Embark Church helps facilitate these connections.

The Lord is My Shepherd

Psalm 23:1 | September 10, 2017  /  The Pursuit of Holiness

by Jud Jordan

The Lord is my Shepherd. But is He?

Setting the Stage

Isaiah 6:1-7 | September 17, 2017  /  The Pursuit of Holiness

by Jud Jordan

There are four things to know that set the stage for pursuing holiness.

Personally Pursuing Holiness

1 Peter 1:13-16 | September 24, 2017  /  The Pursuit of Holiness

by Jud Jordan

Pursuing personal holiness begins with understanding what it isn’t, what is is, and how to get there.

Running to Grace

1 Peter 1:13-16 | October 1, 2017  /  The Pursuit of Holiness

by Jud Jordan

Pursuing holiness is not only running from things of this world but running to the things of God. Find out more.

Make a Difference

Matthew 25:14-30 | October 15, 2017  /  Make a Difference

by Jud Jordan

Jesus is clear about us making a difference for Him. Find out about this and how you can do it.

Be an Ambassador

2 Corinthians 5:17-21 | October 29, 2017  /  Make a Difference

by Jud Jordan

God uses many “descriptors” that define our relationship with Him.  This particular one was not suggested but mandated.

Baptism: What's the Big Deal?

Romans 6:3-8 | November 19, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Baptism is not just an empty, old ritual the church does.  It is the “win.”  Find out more about it and why it is important.

Gratitude

Psalm 100 | November 26, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Gratitude is the primary motivating force that should govern our life of faith. Find out about it and how to get it.

Not My Own: Part 1

Galatians 2:20 | December 3, 2017  /  Not My Own

by Jud Jordan

Union with Christ is one of the greatest blessings God has shown us.  It is key in experiencing Him in His fullness.  Find out what this is and how we get it.

Not My Own: Part 2

John 15:1-8 | December 10, 2017  /  Not My Own

by Jud Jordan

Union with Christ is one of the greatest blessings God has shown us.  It is key in experiencing Him in His fullness.  Find out what this is and how we get it.

Not My Own: Part 3

Hebrews 10:19-25 | December 17, 2017  /  Not My Own

by Jud Jordan

Experiencing and connecting with Jesus occurs through people. In this sermon you will find out the importance of community and what it looks like to be in community.

Love Came Down

1 John 4:9-10 | December 24, 2017  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

From Milk to Meat Part 1

Hebrews 5:11-14 | January 7, 2018  /  From Milk to Meat

by Jud Jordan

In this sermon, Pastor Jud unpacks the heartbeat of Embark Church, what we as a church want for you, and how to begin that process.

From Milk to Meat Part 2

Hebrews 5:11-6:1 | January 14, 2018  /  From Milk to Meat

by Jud Jordan

Moving from milk to meat involves learning how to operate with this spiritual principle.

From Milk to Meat Part 3

Hebrews 5:11-6:1 | January 28, 2018  /  From Milk to Meat

by Jud Jordan

Moving from milk to meat comes with an increased understanding of who, where, and how we are declared righteous.

Things I Wish Jesus Never Said - Love Your Enemies

Matthew 5:43-48 | February 11, 2018  /  Things I Wish Jesus Never Said

by Jud Jordan

Loving your enemy is one of the hardest commandments of Jesus. How do we live out this seemingly impossible task? Find out how.

Things I Wish Jesus Never Said - Judging Others

Matthew 7:1-6 | February 18, 2018  /  Things I Wish Jesus Never Said

by Jud Jordan

Judging others - Jesus tells us not to do it yet we do, usually without us even realizing how or why.  Learn more about how we can begin the process of living out this seemingly impossible command.

Things I Wish Jesus Never Said - Anger

Matthew 5:21-26 | February 25, 2018  /  Things I Wish Jesus Never Said

by Jud Jordan

Getting angry is not a sin. However, how we deal with the it can lead into sin. In this sermon, Jesus gives us direction on how to deal with anger.

Things I Wish Jesus Never Said - Forgiveness

Matthew 6:14-15 | March 4, 2018  /  Things I Wish Jesus Never Said

by Jud Jordan

Loving our enemy, judging others, and dealing with our anger will never be possible if we do not know how to give forgiveness. In this final sermon of the series we see exactly how to do that.

Follow Jesus into Holy Week

Matthew 21:1-11 | March 25, 2018  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Easter's power is fully experienced in light of the events, sufferings and teaching of Jesus that occurred the last week of His life. In this sermon, you will find out how to personally prepare for Easter in this Holy Week.

Hope is Alive

1 Peter 1:3-5 | April 1, 2018  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

Easter Sunday is an opportunity for believers to worship like no other. In this sermon, Pastor Jud highlights two of the greatest reasons we worship Jesus on Easter.

What Happened Next: Doubting Thomas

John 20:24-29 | April 15, 2018  /  What Happened Next

by Jud Jordan

Many believe that “doubt” is bad.  We may believe that it is somehow dishonoring of God when the truth is, it can be our greatest place of faith growth.  Find out how Jesus reacted to the doubt of one of His own disciples and how we should deal with it.

What Happened Next: The Ascension

Acts 1:6-11 | April 29, 2018  /  What Happened Next

by Jud Jordan

How we relate to God matters. Find out why.

Worship at Crestview Baptist

Proverbs 3:5-8 | May 6, 2018  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

How we relate to God matters. Find out why.

Avoiding the Dry Season

1 Samuel 3:1-18 | June 10, 2018  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan

As we move into summer, there are two activities in which we must remain mindful in order to avoid drifting into “the dry season.”

God Provides

Genesis 22:1-13 | June 17, 2018  /  The Promise

by Jud Jordan

Find out how he has specifically provided a building for Embark Church.

Walking in the Promise

Genesis 12:1-9 | June 24, 2018  /  The Promise

by Jud Jordan

God made a promise with Abraham and YOU. Walking in the promise is the difference between “just going through the motions religion” and experiencing the life changing relationship with Jesus Christ. This sermon explains three particulars of the promise to help you fully walk into it.

The Promise

Genesis 12:10-20 | July 1, 2018  /  The Promise

by Jud Jordan

One

Ephesians 4:1-6 | July 22, 2018  /  Single Sermons

by Jud Jordan