Month: October 2010

Dead Sea Believers

Dead Sea Believers But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves. (James 1:22 ESV) As a biblical counselor and a Pastor, I’ve often wondered how I can walk more consistently as a Christian and encourage my counselees and congregation to…

Sermon: Nothing is Impossible with God (Luke 1:26-38)

Nothing is Impossible With God We have before us today, the announcement of the most wonderful event that ever happened in the world—the incarnation and birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. (Ryle 21) There has never been better Good News proclaimed than what the…

Sermon: Your Prayer Has Been Heard (Luke 1:5-25)

Your Prayer has Been Heard Luke 1:5-25 (ESV) In the days of Herod, king of Judea, there was a priest named Zechariah, of the division of Abijah. And he had a wife from the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elizabeth.  [6] And…

Sermon: The Gospel According to Luke (Luke 1:1-4)

The Gospel According to Luke Luke 1:1-4 (ESV) Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the things that have been accomplished among us,  [2] just as those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and ministers of the word have delivered them…

Sermon: Your Steadfast Love is Better Than Life (Daniel 3)

Your Steadfast Love is Better than Life Daniel 3 (ESV) King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits and its breadth six cubits. He set it up on the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon.  [2] Then King…

Sermon: Children are a Gift From God (Genesis 29)

Children are a Gift from God In the sermon today, we’re going to look at two women with some important similarities.  Both were married to loving husbands who provided well for them.  Both had rivals in their husband’s other wives.  Both were childless while…

Sermon: Idolatry and Its Remedy (Jeremiah 2)

Idolatry and Its Remedy Jeremiah 2 As one reads through the Old Testament, it doesn’t take very long until Idolatry shows itself.  One of the early examples of idolatry is when Moses is up on the mountain receiving the 10 Commandments and the people…

Sermon: Christ Leads the Way (Psalm 68)

Christ Leads the Way Psalm 68:1-4 and 18-20 (ESV) To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. A Song. God shall arise, his enemies shall be scattered; and those who hate him shall flee before him! [2] As smoke is driven away, so you shall…