Shawn Stone is the executive pastor at Maranatha Chapel. He shares the Bible with inspirational and encouraging passion while breaking down the Bible's complexities into something everyone can understand. Use the dropdown menu to browse all of Shawn's series.
Shawn Stone - April 8, 2020 - Psalm 32
The need for Confession. The way of Confession. The Secret of Confession. You must have a clear standard. You must take full responsibility. You must distinguish real confession from self-pity.
Psalm 137 : Shawn Stone
Don’t suppress, but acknowledge your anger. “Be angry and do not sin” (Ephesians 4:26). Don’t vent, but pray your anger. Don’t plot your response, but trust it to God. “Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, 'I ...
When Life Doesn't Seem Fair / Heart Cries - Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Psalm 73 : Daniel Bentley
Study Notes: https://www.maranathachapel.org/s/HeartCries052720.pdf
If God is so good, then why does life feel so unfair? One of the strangest lawsuits in U.S. court history occurred when a Nebraska Senator filed a lawsuit against God. He is not alone in asking the que...
The Joy of God’s People Gathering / Heart Cries, Wednesday,June 10, 2020
Shawn Stone—Psalm 122, June 10, 2020
What does the New Testament teach us about the local church assembly? The churches gathered regularly. "First of all, when you come together as a church…” says 1 Corinthians 11:18. Church assemblies were a distinct eventqith specifics activites like hymns, pr...
A Table in the Presence of My Enemies / HeartCries, July 15, 2020
Shawn Stone, A Table in the Presence of My Enemies, Psalm 23
As the world is researching, praying for vaccinations and cures, we have, as children of God, the "cure" for what gives us pain. The valley "of the shadow of death" is a passageway to greater blessing. He sets a table for us: “May God ...
Jesus Is King / Heart Cries, Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Shawn Stone, Psalm 2
Study Notes: https://www.maranathachapel.org/s/ShawnRevive080520.pdf
There is a true King who can fulfill the longings of our hearts. Literature is full of stories about kings. Benevolent, wise kings. These stories speak to a deep need within us. Blessing is found only in se...