Sermons

“Fine. I’ll Do It.”

 

Ugly, grouchy prophet Jonah has something to say–even today–even to us. Check it out.

Pastor Jay McCarl
Jonah 3:1-4

“A Whale of a Prayer”

 

God cornered His defiant prophet Jonah inside a big fish. Jonah’s prayer is a big lesson for all of us. Check it out…

Jay McCarl
Jonah, Chapter 2

“Resistance is Futile”

 

Jonah could run, but he couldn’t resist–God always get’s the last word, and it’s so good…
Pastor Jay McCarl
Jonah 1

“Do as You’re Told!”

A compelling introduction to Jonah, the disagreeable prophet.
Pastor Jay McCarl
Jonah 1

“God’s Chess Game: Prophecy Update 2017” PART 2

 

God is unchangeable–but His plan for the World’s End is constantly in motion. Here are some more of His moves…
Pastor Jay McCarl
Matthew 24-25
January 7, 2018

“Cup of Trembling: Prophecy Update 2017” PART 1

Jerusalem–cup of trembling, center of the world, epicenter of the Second Coming of Christ—a lot has happened there since last year. Check out Part 1 of this year’s prophecy update.
Pastor Jay McCarl
Zechariah 12:3
December 31, 2013

“The Bitter End”

The most toxic poison on earth isn’t plutonium—it’s bitterness. Here’s the cure.
Pastor Jim Milne
December 3, 2017

“The Rough Ride of Joseph and Mary”

The First Christmas was a rough ride for Joseph and Mary–and that, too, was a gift…
Pastor Jay McCarl
Matthew 1; Luke 1, 2

“The Greatest Statement Ever Spoken”

 

Christmas is greater than we ever imagined—or ever could…
Pastor Jay McCarl
December 17, 2017

“God’s Autobiography”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
Isaiah 40
November 26, 2017

“Sukkot: Home for the Holidays”

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Pastor Jay’s NEW Presentation–on The Feast of Tabernacles!
November 19, 2017

“How Not to be Miserable”

 

The inspiring conclusion to 2 Thessalonians…!

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:16-18
November 12, 2017

“Dealing with Lazy Christians”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:6-14
November 5, 2017

“You Can’t Drive Sheep”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:4
October 29, 2017

“Protection from the Devil”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:3b
October 22, 2017

“A Message for Messed-Up People”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:3
October 15, 2017

“The Cry of a Million Missionaries”

Ministers and Missionaries need our support, but they want this—the question is, will we take it seriously?

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 3:1-2
October 8, 2017

“The Antichrist: Down In Flames”

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What’s keeping the Antichrist from taking over? The answer may surprise you. Oh, and (spoiler alert) we win. Pastor Jay’s new message recorded in Jerusalem.

2 Thessalonians 2:1-17
Pastor Jay McCarl
October 1, 2017

“The Antichrist: Cheerleader of Apostasy”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 2:1-4
September 17, 2017

“The Antichrist: Mark of Doom”

 

Profile of the most evil villain the world will ever see–and what about that “mark”?
Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 2, Revelation 13
September 10, 2017

“The Antichrist: Man of Lawlessness”

 

Who and what is the Antichrist like? The prophet Daniel told us. Check it out.
Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 2:1-12, Daniel 11
September 3, 2017

“The Antichrist: The World Deceived”

 

A profile of the most evil man ever–the Antichrist.
Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 2:1-12, Daniel 9:24-27
August 27, 2017

“The Antichrist: Sign of the End”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 2:1-12
August 20, 2017

“Dinner with Judas”

 

How do we forgive the Judas’ in our lives? A bonus message from Jay, recorded at Calvary Chapel NW Reno, NV, 8/6/2017

“Pray Big, Do Big”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 1:11-12
August 13, 2017

“Mission: Ecuador” with the Vogan’s

Missionaries Mark and Nube Vogan—discipleship, a great testimony and life in Ecuador.
July 30, 2017

“Getting Even, God’s Way”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 1:6-10
July 23, 2017

“Sheep to the Rescue”

 

One of the most misquoted, misunderstood passages in the Bible is Matthew 18. Jesus looks like this. We can too… (Due to technical difficulties, this message ends at the start of my final thought, which God appeared to deem necessary. Enjoy!)

Pastor Jay McCarl
Matthew 18
July 16, 2017

“God’s Painful Goodness”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 1:4-5
July 9. 2017

“To Bless or Curse…?”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians 1:1-4
July 2, 2017

“Heart on Fire”

 

In this introduction to 2 Thessalonians—what drove the Apostle Paul? The same thing that could drive you. Check it out.
Pastor Jay McCarl
2 Thessalonians Introduction
June 25, 2017

“Jezebel and the Blameless Church”

 

The controversial and graceful conclusion of our study in 1 Thessalonians.

Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:22-28
June 18, 2017

“Are You a Prophet?”

 

Are you? And what if you were?.

Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:20-21
June 11, 2017

“Let It Burn!”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:19
June 4. 2017

“Things the Devil Hates” PART 3

 

The devil hates it when we give God thanks, but how do we do that when things go bad? There is an answer…
By Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:18
May 28, 2017

“Things the Devil Hates” PART 2

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:17
May 21, 2017

“Masada and the Rebirth of Israel”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
Ezekiel 37
May 14. 2017

“Things the Devil Hates” PART 1

 

1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pastor Jay McCarl
May 7, 2017

“The Power of Kindness and Joy”

 

Pastor Jay McCarl
1 Thessalonians 5:15-16
April 23, 2017

“What the World Needs Most”

A very important Resurrection Day message. Arise.
Pastor Jay McCarl
April 16, 2017

“Be Patient With Everyone. Right.”

 

1 Thessalonians 5:14-15
Pastor Jay McCarl
April 2, 2017

“The Strength of the Weak”

 

1 Thessalonians 5:14
Pastor Jay McCarl
March 19, 2017

“A Cure for Depression”

 

1 Thessalonians 5:14
Pastor Jay McCarl
March 12, 2017

“God’s Will—No If’s, And’s or But’s”

 

Possibly the most important sermon preached at CGD…

1 Thessalonians 5:13b
Pastor Jay McCarl
March 5, 2017

“Leading Like Jesus” PART 3

 

1 Thessalonians 5:12-13
Pastor Jay McCarl
February 26, 2017

“Leading Like Jesus” PART 2

 

1 Thessalonians 5:12-13
Pastor Jay McCarl
February 19, 2017