Resources by Dr. Ritch Boerckel

Stirring Up Love through Shepherding

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Every church is still in process of becoming what it one day will be. Our Lord Jesus created her, gifts her, leads her, builds her, blesses her and will ultimately perfect her. And He has given spiritual leaders a sacred responsibility to stir up love in the church through shepherding God’s people.

Knowing Christ Radio: Our Wonderful Lord, Part 1

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In this continuation of the message from Romans 6:15-23, Pastor Ritch explains how we can experience freedom only when we willingly allow Christ to become our master …but cautions that there are two masters seeking control of our life.

Stirring Up Love through Financial Gifts

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In this message from 2 Corinthians 9:1-15, Pastor Ritch teaches that God loves cheerful givers because He loves to be glorified through our thanksgiving. God does not delight in our giving as an act in and of itself, but rather God delights in our cheerful giving. He is not just concerned with what we give,… Read more »

Knowing Christ Radio: Slaves of Righteousness, Part 2

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In the conclusion of this message from Romans 6:15-23, Pastor Ritch teaches that we experience freedom only when we willingly allow Christ to become our master. But cautions that there are two masters seeking control of our life.

Stirring Up Love through Forgiveness

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We are a people in the process of progress; we have not yet crossed the finish line. Forgiveness enables us to glorify God in our local church. In this message from Colossians 3:12-15, Pastor Ritch teaches that not only is forgiveness a means of bringing glory to God, but that very same glorification of God… Read more »

Knowing Christ Radio: Slaves of Righteousness, Part 1

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In the first half of this message from Romans 6:15-23, Pastor Ritch teaches that we experience freedom only when we willingly allow Christ to become our master. But he also cautions us that there are two masters seeking control of our life.

Stirring Up Love Through Encouragement

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Love for our own local church family is a central mark of Christ-following discipleship. No one faithfully follows Jesus without loving their own local church. God advances His Name through His local church, so let us live in ways that spurs the local church to health.

My Soul Magnifies the Lord!

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A worshipping heart rejoices to make much of God. In this sermon from Luke 1:46-56, Pastor Ritch teaches Mary’s faithful response to her great calling to become the mother of her Savior.

Knowing Christ Radio: Simeon’s Hope, Part 2

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Merry Christmas! In the conclusion of this message from Luke 2:25-35, we look at the story of Simeon. Through Simeon’s story, we can find great joy by remembering God’s work in the past, but also can be encouraged and anticipate the great things God has yet to do in the future.

Knowing Christ Radio: Simeon’s Hope, Part 1

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Merry Christmas! In the first half of this message from Luke 2:25-35, we look at the story of Simeon. Through Simeon’s story, we can find great joy by remembering God’s work in the past, but also can be encouraged and anticipate the great things God has yet to do in the future.