Category: Sermons

Sermon: The Paradox of the Messiah Matthew 16:21-23

Truth Taught- Jesus’ mission as Messiah is the great paradox: the only path to glory is through suffering and death. Now that His followers were convinced beyond any doubt that Jesus is the long awaited Messiah, the Son of God Jesus begins His shift… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Paradox of the Messiah Matthew 16:21-23”

Sermon: Who Do You Say That I Am? Matthew 6:13-18

Truth Taught- Jesus is the promised Messiah, the Son of God Today we are going to see the disciples are given their midterm test.  This test has only one question.  Get it right you get an A, miss it and you will repeat the first half… Continue Reading “Sermon: Who Do You Say That I Am? Matthew 6:13-18”

Disciple Hour: Genesis 31

Sermon: Baptized Into Jesus’ Death and Life Romans 5:20-6:12

Truth Taught- Water baptism is the earthly portrayal of the heavenly reality 1.  Water Baptism Rightly Follows Salvation Promised in prophets in the Old Testament for those in the New Covenant, the Holy Spirit has been poured out upon the church by Jesus Christ… Continue Reading “Sermon: Baptized Into Jesus’ Death and Life Romans 5:20-6:12”

Sermon: The Leaven of the False Teachers (Part 2) Matthew 16:5–12

Truth Taught- We must be aware of and avoid false teaching in all its forms Last time we looked at the Gospel of Matthew we saw the first part of this section.  We looked intently at the false teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees. … Continue Reading “Sermon: The Leaven of the False Teachers (Part 2) Matthew 16:5–12”

Disciple Hour: Genesis 29

Sermon The Leaven of the False Teachers Matthew 16:1–12

Truth Taught- We must be aware of and avoid false teaching in all its forms Last time we saw Jesus’ ministry among the Gentiles in the area that was the east side of the Sea of Galilee.   The final verse in Chapter 15… Continue Reading “Sermon The Leaven of the False Teachers Matthew 16:1–12”

Sermon: God’s Commands or Human Traditions Matthew 14:34-15:9

Truth Taught- It is sin to place anything on the same level as God’s Word and to do so greatly affects our understanding of God and worship of God  Matthew 14:34–15:9 (ESV)  Here is a very interesting account of Jesus’ compassion to a random… Continue Reading “Sermon: God’s Commands or Human Traditions Matthew 14:34-15:9”

Sermon: Jesus, the Son of God Matthew 14:22–33

Truth Taught- Jesus proves to His disciples that He is the Son of God Introduction Our text today is a passage that we must be careful to guard against a humanistic interpretation.  What I mean is because we are self-centered by nature our first impulse… Continue Reading “Sermon: Jesus, the Son of God Matthew 14:22–33”

DISCIPLE HOUR: THE DOCTRINE OF THE CHURCH PART 3