Month: January 2014

sermon: Paul’s Son, Timothy Acts 16:1-5

Paul’s Son, Timothy Acts 16:1-5 Introduction TT- God can overcome any obstacle that hinders your faith and service to Christ. Human need met by text Everyone here today has at least one obstacle in his or her life when it comes to following Christ…

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God Lecture Notes Chapter 5: The Inerrancy of Scripture

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 5: The Inerrancy of Scripture   26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the…

sermon: The Sovereign God of Second Chances (Acts 15:36-41)

The Sovereign God of Second Chances Acts 15:36-41 Introduction I find the way the Bible reports to good and the bad especially where people are concerned.  Here in our text today, we read an account of Paul and Barnabas having a sharp disagreement over…

Systematic Theology:The Whole Counsel of God Lecture Notes Chapter 4: The Four Characteristics of Scripture: (1) Authority

The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 4: The Four Characteristics of Scripture: (1) Authority 26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the…

sermon:Good News From Jerusalem (Acts 15:22-35)

Good News From Jerusalem Acts 15:22-35 Introduction Throughout the history of the church there have been those who would burden believers with theological and doctrinal extras.  They invent concepts for themselves and then expect everyone else to abide by them.  In essence these theological…

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God Lecture Notes: Chapter 3: The Canon of Scripture

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 3: The Canon of Scripture 26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole…

Systematic Theology: Lecture Notes Chapter 2: The Word of God

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1]                                              Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 2: The Word of God 26 Therefore I testify to you this…

Sermon: All the Prophets Agree (Acts 15:6-21)

All the Prophets Agree Acts 15:6-21 Introduction We find ourselves back with the Apostles and Elders at the Jerusalem Council.  As they meet, they are in fact sorting out doctrine from the recent events, namely, God saving and moving among the Gentiles.  Notice how…

Sermon: The New Wine in New Wineskins (Acts 15:1-11)

The New Wine in New Wineskins Acts 15:1-11 Introduction Jesus tells a parable in Luke 5 which shows the picture of the NT Church and OT Judaism.  He is very adamant that you cannot mix Old Covenant promises with New Covenant promises like you…

Sermon: What Happens When the Gospel is Proclaimed? (Acts 14)

What Happens When the Gospel is Proclaimed? Acts 14 Introduction What does Gospel ministry look like?  God has called each and every one of us to consistently and boldly proclaim the message of Jesus Christ.  What does that Gospel ministry look like in your…