White Fields Community Church | A Christian Church in Longmont, Colorado
By White Fields Community Church | A Christian Church in Longmont, Colorado
Sermons and messages from Pastor Nick Cady and the teaching team at White Fields Community Church in Longmont, Colorado.
Sermon Extra: Is the Theology of the Cross at Odds with the Theology of Glory?
White Fields Community Church | A Christian Church in Longmont, Colorado • By White Fields Community Church | A Christian Church in Longmont, Colorado • Jul 28
Sermon Extra: Does God Really Want You to be Married?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss issues of singleness, culture, marriage, and how those fit in to the higher caller God has for our lives.
September 15, 2021
Why Does God Care What You Do With Your Body?
In 1 Corinthians 6:12 - 7:9 we learn that as embodied beings, what we do with our bodies has spiritual significance, and knowing this helps us understand and respond to what Jesus did for us.
September 13, 2021
Missions Extra: Jon Markey
Pastor Michael Payne talks with Pastor Jon Markey about his ministry in Ternopil, Ukraine and the impact they are having through writing music and supporting local and national Christian artists. Crucified Messiah: https://youtu.be/Fs9vvJ46UDI See: https://youtu.be/kSUep-O_wXU This is Our God (Ukrainian version): https://youtu.be/SRxr2ZRuM1Y Room for More YouTube channel: Room for More Distant Fields: Order Here Calvary Chapel Ternopil (Ukraine): https://www.facebook.com/ccternopil/
September 8, 2021
You Have The Right To Remain Silent
In 1 Corinthians 6:1-11 the Corinthians had boasted in their wisdom and knowledge, yet Paul points out they don’t even have enough wisdom to judge amongst themselves. Moreover their failure in this area brings shame on them and diminishes their witness to unbelievers and denies their new identity in Christ.
September 6, 2021
Sermon Extra: Who is the Church For?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss church discipline, is the church meant to be evangelistic or making disciples, and should pastors and leaders be subject to it if they fall.
September 1, 2021
Church Discipline & the Love of God
In 1 Corinthians 5:1-13 we learn that church discipline is an act of love which seeks to save, protect, and restore.
August 31, 2021
Sermon Extra: Is it Arrogant to Say "Follow Me as I Follow Christ"?
In this week's Sermon Extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss God’s economy and the World’s economy as it relates to authority and power dynamics.
August 25, 2021
The Measure of Success
In 1 Corinthians 4:1-21, we learn that the measures of success in God’s Kingdom are faithfulness and fruitfulness.
August 24, 2021
Sermon Extra: Will Suicide Send Me to Hell?
If you are in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, use the contact info below to get help. Contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (the Lifeline) at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Crisis workers are available 24 hours a day. Calls are free and confidential. In this week's Sermon Extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss 1 Corinthians 3.16-17 and the question of whether suicide is an unforgivable sin.
August 18, 2021
Time to Grow
In 1 Corinthians 3:1-23, we see that growing in maturity as children of God requires nourishment, exercise, and construction.
August 15, 2021
Sermon Extra: Dumb for Jesus?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss the role of knowledge in following Jesus: if "knowledge puffs up", then it is better to be "dumb for Jesus"? Pastor Nick also gives insight into his journey toward an education in theology.
August 11, 2021
Human Weakness & the Power of God
In 1 Corinthians 2:1-16 we see that the good news of the gospel is that what we are unable to do in our human weakness, God has done for us through Jesus: revealing Himself to us and transforming us into new creations.
August 10, 2021
Missions Extra: God's Work in Ukraine
Pastor Nick Cady talks with Pastor Benjamin Morrison of Calvary Chapel Svitlovodsk, Ukraine about all that God is doing in Ukraine and through City to City Ukraine, which he is the Coordinator for.
August 4, 2021
Guest Speaker Benjamin Morrison visits from Ukraine. In this sermon, we look at some common ways that people relate to God and contrast that with the picture in Ephesians 5:25-32 of God as a groom and the church as His bride.
August 2, 2021
Sermon Extra: Is the Theology of the Cross at Odds with the Theology of Glory?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss Martin Luther's description of Theology of Glory vs the Theology of the Cross and how it works out in modern thinking, as well as the way to be happy.
July 28, 2021
The Message of the Cross & the Power of God
In 1 Corinthians 1:17-31 we learn that although the message of the cross runs contrary to popular thinking, everything that people truly need and ultimately desire is found in Jesus.
July 26, 2021
Sermon Extra: Why Aren't All of Apostle Paul's Letters Scripture?
In this week's Sermon Extra Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne summarize and expand on this week's sermon and discuss why not all of Paul's letters were not considered scripture.
July 21, 2021
United By a Higher Calling
In 1 Corinthians 1:1-18 we see that cure for unnecessary divisions is found in being united by the higher calling we have in Jesus.
July 20, 2021
Sermon Extra: Engaging Your Emotions in Worship
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne follow up Sunday's sermon with a bonus Hebrew word for related to worship and discuss the implications for church on Sunday morning. Pastor Michael mentions David G. Peterson's book Engaging with God: a Biblical Theology of Worship
July 14, 2021
Out of the Depths of my Heart
Psalm 95:1-7 Did you know there is more than one word for 'Praise' in the Bible? As we look at 7 of the most common Hebrew words used for 'Praise' we will see the depth and breadth of emotion and the diversity of expression available to us as the finite responds to the infinite love of the gospel.
July 11, 2021
Using Spiritual Gifts with Love
Guest Pastor Shaun Sells teaches in 1 Corinthians 13, the use of Spiritual Gifts should be fueled by love, because love never fails and never ends.
July 6, 2021
Missions Extra: God Asked to go on a Walk for Him
In our debut episode Pastor Michael talks with Chris Cravens about his recent journey to get the cross of Christ before people. Willing to be a spectacle for Jesus, Chris spent 3 days walking the streets and highways talking to anyone he could about the hope that is in Jesus.
July 5, 2021
Sermon Extra: How Is The Holy Spirit Our Helper?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastor Nick Cady and Guest Pastor Wayne Taylor gives further explanation of the role of the (Helper) Holy Spirit in God's work in and through our lives. Everything we do is done by His help.
June 30, 2021
God's Poems At Work
Guest Pastor Wayne Taylor discusses the power of God's poetry and the power of God's Love.
June 28, 2021
Sermon Extra: Continuationism vs. Cessationism
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss have some gifts of the Holy Spirit ceased today or not? How do we know?
June 23, 2021
The Gifts of the Spirit
In 1 Corinthians 12:1-11, we see that as the Holy Spirit comes upon us, He graciously gives gifts so that we can act as His body in the world.
June 21, 2021
Sermon Extra: How Do You Know If You Have the Holy Spirit in You?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss whether fruit is plural and how the fruit of the Spirit is produced in our lives.
June 16, 2021
The Fruit of the Spirit
In Galatians 5:16-26, As we keep in step with the Spirit, we will cultivate fellowship with God and grow in holiness.
June 14, 2021
Sermon Extra: How Do You Know That You Are Being Led by the Holy Spirit?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss how we can know that we are actually being led by the Holy Spirit or if we are being deluded or just making excuses for our own self-centered decisions.
June 9, 2021
Walking In the Spirit
In Romans 8:1-14 we see that "walking in the Spirit" means that as children of God, we have a new pattern of life, a new purpose in life, and a new power for life.
June 6, 2021
Sermon Extra: Sermon Extra: How Does the Holy Spirit Transform Us Practically?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss practical aspects of how the Holy Spirit changes us from inside out.
June 2, 2021
The Work of the Holy Spirit in the Life of a Believer
In Romans 8:15-27, we see that to be a child of God is to have the Holy Spirit within you, who transforms you from the inside out to make you more like Jesus.
May 31, 2021
Sermon Extra: Is there a "Second Blessing"?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss the three relationships to the Holy Spirit and whether or not we can miss the work of the Holy Spirit in our live and in the church.
May 26, 2021
Pentecost: The Promised Helper
In Acts 2:1-41 we see how on Pentecost, the promised Helper came to give birth to the church and to empower us to carry out God’s mission in the world.
May 24, 2021
Sermon Extra: Did Jesus Ascend Twice?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss aspects of the Sunday morning sermon on The Ascension and whether or not Jesus ascended twice.
May 19, 2021
In Acts 1:6-12 we see Jesus taken up to heaven and return to the seat of power at the right hand of the Father. Why is this important? And what does it mean for you and I.
May 17, 2021
Sermon Extra: Was the Cross Divine Child Abuse?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss the authority of Jesus, mission of God, and the divinity of Jesus. Richard Dawkins vs John Lennox Debate: https://youtu.be/OVEuQg_Mglw Pastor Nick Cady's Blog Article: https://nickcady.org/2018/12/06/was-it-necessary-for-our-salvation-that-jesus-be-god/ https://nickcady.org/2018/12/07/if-jesus-is-god-why-is-he-called-the-son-of-god-and-the-firstborn-over-all-creation/ To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://whitefieldschurch.com/sermon/the-great-commission/
May 12, 2021
The Great Commission
In Matthew 28:18-20, in Jesus’ final command here on Earth, we see that to be a follower of Jesus means being called to carry out His purpose by His power and with the promise of His presence.
May 9, 2021
Sermon Extra: Atheists Have Doubts Too
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss reasons why people doubt Christianity and what the Bible says about it. I Could Never Believe in a God Who… https://whitefieldschurch.com/media/series/i-could-never-believe-in-a-god-who/ The Trouble Is... https://whitefieldschurch.com/media/series/the-trouble-is/ To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://whitefieldschurch.com/sermon/from-doubt-to-belief/
May 5, 2021
From Doubt to Belief
In John 20:24-29, in the story of "doubting Thomas," we see that moving from doubt to belief involves hearing testimony, seeing the evidence, and responding in faith.
May 3, 2021
Sermon Extra: What is Meekness?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss our recent Calvary Chapel Regional Pastors' gathering with Richard Cimino and we give a preview of this Sunday's message of moving From Doubt to Belief.
April 28, 2021
Who Jesus Is Changes Everything!
Guest speaker Richard Cimino teaches from Revelation 1:4-5. The revelation of Jesus Christ.
April 27, 2021
Sermon Extra: How Does Death Bring Restoration?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss Jesus' interaction with Peter, his restoration, his final words to him and the other disciples about the works he would continue to do in their life, their ministry, and the question of if your life has a line in the story that God is writing. Also they discussed dying to self, the end of the Gospel of John.
April 21, 2021
The Restoration of Peter
In John 21:1-25, in Peter’s restoration we see that sin leads to separation, but in order for restoration to take place there must be death that leads to new life.
April 19, 2021
Sermon Extra: Is a Burning in the Bosom Proof the Bible is True?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss why would God have kept Jesus from being recognised by His disciples on the road to Emmaus, and the Mormon concept of "a burning in the bosom" when you read Scripture. Also, Pastor Nick shares an embarrassing story about his feelings! You don't want to miss it. To listen to Sunday's sermon: Seeking Jesus Anew
April 14, 2021
Seeing Jesus Anew
In Luke 24:1-49, as we begin the Risen Life series, we see how truly seeing the risen Jesus unlocks the meaning of the Bible and unleashes God’s power in our lives.
April 12, 2021
Sermon Extra: Is Easter Derived From Ishtar?
In this week's edition of Sermon Extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne reflect on this past Easter celebration and some of the controversies that sometimes surround this time of year. Be sure to check out Pastor Nick’s blog "Theology for the People" at nickcady.org for more details on these issues and much more gospel-centered content. To listen to Sunday's sermon: Risen to New Life
April 7, 2021
Risen to New Life
2 Corinthians 4:14-5:17. In this Easter Sunday message, we see how Jesus’ resurrection means there is hope beyond the grave, and that gives purpose to our lives today.
April 5, 2021
It Is Finished
In John 19:30, with his dying breath Jesus declared, "It is finished." Because Jesus finished his work on the cross, you can be sure that God will finish the good work he has begun in you, as well as the good works he wants to accomplish through you as His workmanship.
April 2, 2021
Sermon Extra: Was the Destruction of Jerusalem a Result of the Jews Not Recognizing Jesus?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss why Jesus wept over Jerusalem and whether the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 A.D. was a result of the Jews failure to recognize Jesus as the Messiah. To listen to Sunday's sermon: BEHOLD YOUR KING
March 31, 2021
Behold Your King
In Matthew 21:1-11, as Jesus entered into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday, we see how the true King came to meet our greatest need and He wept with uses that one day we might rejoice with Him forever.
March 29, 2021
Sermon Extra: Jerks for Jesus?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastor Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss Daniel 1 & Jeremiah 29, including the question of if Daniel was castrated and became a eunuch. As we see the behavior of Daniel in the king's house and Jeremiah's advice to the exiles, we get insight in how to live in the world, but not of it. To listen to Sunday's sermon: Sermon
March 24, 2021
Thriving in Exile
In Daniel 1 and Jeremiah 29, we see how as believers in exile, to thrive requires conviction, courage, and calling.
March 21, 2021
Sermon Extra: Are There Sins That God Won't Forgive?
In the week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss the end of 2 Kings, the blasphemy of the Holy Spirit, if there are sins that God won't forgive, and if hardship in our lives is always God's discipline. To listen to Sunday's sermon: The Love of a Father
March 18, 2021
The Love of a Father
In 2 Kings 24-25, as we see the fall of Jerusalem and the beginning of the Babylonian exile, we see how in times of difficulty we sometimes question God’s love, but God’s loving discipline is proof of his fatherly love for us.
March 14, 2021
Sermon Extra: What Is The Difference Between Condemnation of Sin and Conviction Of Sin?
In this video, Pastor Michael Payne and guest speaker Sean Gilliam discuss the difference between condemnation and conviction of sin and how to move forward when we understand the difference. To listen to Sunday's sermon: Be Zealous for the Lord
March 10, 2021
Be Zealous for the Lord
In 2 Kings 22-23, we see that Sin leads to destruction, but the soul that loves God will bear fruits of repentance.
March 9, 2021
Sermon Extra: What If Manasseh Was Never Born?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss Manasseh's place in Jesus' genealogy and issues regarding forgiveness, repentance, and the repercussions of our sin. To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://whitefieldschurch.com/sermon/are-you-ready-to-go-home/
March 3, 2021
Are You Ready To Go Home?
In 2 Kings 20 & 21, we witness the lives of two kings, one who started off well and ended poorly and the other who started very badly and ended right. We see the beauty of the gospel in repentance and restoration.
March 1, 2021
Sermon Extra: Are There Prophets Today?
In this episode, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss how faith grows practically. They then go on to discuss whether there are prophets today like there were in the Old Testament times. Listen to Pastor Michael's worship song here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4Q66...... To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://youtu.be/FjSjtGl2Zko Life in the Field: gracefm.com
February 24, 2021
Laying It All Out Before the Lord
In 2 Kings 19, as Hezekiah is threatened by Assyria, we see how in the face of our challenges, rather than succumbing to fear and temptation, we can cast our cares upon the God who cares and has the power to save.
February 21, 2021
Sermon Extra: Nature or Nurture? What About People Who Grow Up In An Unbelieving Family?
In this video, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss how Hezekiah became a godly person since he was raised in an unbelieving environment. Is there hope for me?
February 17, 2021
What Are You Looking At?
In 2 Kings 18, as King Hezekiah brings reforms to Judah, we are reminded that rather than looking to the things of this world to be what they cannot, or fixating on the difficulties before us, we look to Jesus, who alone can give us what we need for our past, present, and future.
February 15, 2021
Sermon Extra: Does Your Church Look Like the World?
In this week's sermon extra, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss issues related to worship and where the line is between being contextual and contemporary and letting the world dictate how we do church on Sunday morning. To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://youtu.be/pjQIvBTiAAU
February 11, 2021
In Spirit and In Truth
In 2 Kings 15-17 we see why Samaria had become a byword in the time of Jesus, and how incredible it is that God is seeking people like us, with a history of sin and animosity, to worship Him in spirit and in truth.
February 8, 2021
Sermon Extra: Does God Want You To Be Rich?
In this video, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne dig deeper into the stories of Amaziah and Jeroboam II from 2 Kings 14 and 2 Chronicles 25, and discuss whether in God's eyes it is better to rick or poor. To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://whitefieldschurch.com/sermon/that-which-is-truly-life/
February 3, 2021
That Which Is Truly Life
In 2 Kings 14, during the reign of Jeroboam II, we see how god sent a prophetic witness to people with full bank accounts and empty souls to call them to discover true riches and to share his heart for the poor and the nations.
February 1, 2021
Sermon Extra: Do You Have Enough Faith to Have Your Prayers Answered?
In this video, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss the role of faith and righteousness in God hearing our prayers. To listen to Sunday's sermon: https://whitefieldschurch.com/sermon/a-vision-for-surrender/
January 28, 2021
Developing a Heart for God
2 Kings 13 - At the end of Elisha’s life, we see that developing a heart for God means learning to share God’s desires and to desire God himself.
January 25, 2021
A Vision for God’s Mission
Acts 16:1-15 From Paul’s second missionary journey, we learn that engaging in God’s mission involves building bridges for the gospel and responding to the leading of the Holy Spirit.
January 18, 2021
Sermon Extra: Do You Have to Sing to Worship?
In this video, Pastors Nick Cady and Michael Payne discuss matters related to worship, including the fear of the Lord, music styles, and what the Bible has to say about it. To listen to Sunday's sermon: Click
January 14, 2021
A Vision for Transformation (Audio)
Habakkuk 2: 1-2, We seek to be receptive to the Word of God because it is God’s inspired means for revelation and transformation.
January 3, 2021
Longmont Pastor: Does Proverbs Condone Bribery? (Audio)
In this video, Pastor Nick speaks with Benjamin Morrison, pastor of Calvary Chapel Svitlovodsk, Ukraine and director of City to City Ukraine about the topic of bribery, corruption, and what the Bible has to say about it - particularly whether the Book...
December 30, 2020
The Anointed One (Audio)
Deuteronomy 18: 15-19, Throughout the Bible, the promises of the Savior to come were of the true “anointed one,” the ultimate prophet, priest, and king.
December 27, 2020
Christmas Eve 2020: A Thrill of Hope (Audio)
Christmas is good news of great joy for all people, because it is the message that the Son of God came, as promised, so that we could become sons of God.
December 24, 2020