Month: September 2011

Sermon: Struggling and Prayerless (Luke 9:37-45)

Luke 9.37-45 click for audio Struggling and Prayerless Introduction- As we pick up Luke’s narrative for today we see that the transfiguration event has taken place and Jesus and His three disciples are descending the mountain.  Once they arrive at the bottom, the crowd…

Sermon: Peter’s Final Words (2 Peter 1:16-21)

Click Here for Audio 2 peter 1;16-21 Peter’s Final Words  The Apostle Peter is reaching the end of his life and ministry.  Peter’s mission from here on out is to remind the established church of what they believe and that their faith is a…

Sermon: Jesus’ Glory and Exodus (Luke 9:28-36)

Jesus’ Glory and Exodus The text before us today is one that has amazed and confounded scholars for centuries.  It’s a text in which the indescribable is being described.  Luke is struggling to find just the right words to convey this eternal vision only…

Sermon: Jesus’ Terms for Discipleship (Luke 9:23-27)

Jesus’ Terms for Discipleship What does it mean to be a disciple of Christ?  What does it mean to follow Christ? One of the problems today, is that many think that when they become a Christian that they simply add Jesus to their life. …

Sermon: Who do You Say Jesus is? (Luke 9:18-22)

Who Do You Say Jesus Is? Luke had a mission as he wrote his book.  His purpose was to explain the truth surrounding Jesus and the Gospel to his friend Theophilus and to us. 1 Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of…