Category: Sermons

Sermon: In the Name of Jesus…Leap! Acts 3:1-10

In the Name of Jesus…Leap! Acts 3:1-10 Introduction We have just finished Acts 2.  If you remember, in Acts 2, the day of Pentecost was a day like no other in the life of God’s people.  The Holy Spirit descended and the disciples began… Continue Reading “Sermon: In the Name of Jesus…Leap! Acts 3:1-10”

Sermon: The Last Days Acts 2:14-41

The Last Days  Acts 2:14-41 Introduction Last week we saw from verses 14-21 of Peter’s sermon that there were two categories of Jews in Jerusalem on the Day of Pentecost.  There was the category made up of those who heard the disciples speaking in… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Last Days Acts 2:14-41”

Sermon: Baptized With the Holy Spirit and With Fire (Acts 2:1-13)

Baptized With the Holy Spirit and With Fire Acts 2:1-13 Introduction God does whatever He wants whenever He wants.  In the Book of Acts, we are going to be exposed to some things that should cause our view of God to expand.  In other… Continue Reading “Sermon: Baptized With the Holy Spirit and With Fire (Acts 2:1-13)”

Sermon: The Prayers that Avail Much (Acts 1:12-26)

The Prayers that Avail Much Acts 1:12-26 Introduction The two angels have just told the disciples that their beloved Lord would return someday in the same way in which He ascended.  Before Jesus left to be taken up, He gave them instructions to go… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Prayers that Avail Much (Acts 1:12-26)”

Sermon: Beware of Earning God’s Love (Luke 20:45-21:4)

Beware of Earning God’s Love Luke 20:45-21:4 Introduction Last week we heard Jesus ask the Scribes the question concerning His Person, Luke 20:44 David thus calls him Lord, so how is he his son?” Jesus was pointing out their complete lack of Scriptural understanding. … Continue Reading “Sermon: Beware of Earning God’s Love (Luke 20:45-21:4)”

Sermon: I Tell You, the Humble Will Be Justified (Luke 18:9-14)

Luke 18.9-14 AUDIO For I Tell You, the Humble Will Be Justified Luke 18:9-14 Introduction: Last week we saw a characteristic of God’s elect.  Consistent and persevering prayer marks God’s people.  Rather than being overcome by trials and tribulations God’s people actually persevere in prayer… Continue Reading “Sermon: I Tell You, the Humble Will Be Justified (Luke 18:9-14)”

Sermon: The Destiny of Jesus and Jerusalem

The Destiny of Jesus and Jerusalem Luke 13:31-35 As we look into the passage before us today, we see the sovereign plan of God unfolding.  We see that the Father is beginning to put all the pieces on the board and His plan is… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Destiny of Jesus and Jerusalem”

Sermon: The Love of Christ and the Resurrection (John 11:1-46)

John 11.1-46 AUDIO The Love of Christ and the Resurrection TT- Do not measure God’s love for you by how comfortable you are, instead, measure God’s love by how much of Himself He gives you. Jn 11:1 Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Love of Christ and the Resurrection (John 11:1-46)”

The Mega Millions Lottery Is a Suicidal Craze by John Piper

  The Mega Millions Lottery Is a Suicidal Craze by John Piper | March 30, 2012 Tonight a ticket will be chosen worth over half a billion dollars. Lottery agents in New York were selling 1.3 million Mega Millions tickets per hour Thursday. Officials were… Continue Reading “The Mega Millions Lottery Is a Suicidal Craze by John Piper”

Sermon: Prideful Perceptions (Luke 9:37-56)

Luke 9.37-56 Click for audio Prideful Perceptions  We begin this week with last week’s text.  I feel strongly that we should go back and group this entire passage together, include last week’s text and this week’s, if we are to get what Luke is… Continue Reading “Sermon: Prideful Perceptions (Luke 9:37-56)”