Sermon Archives

Christian Life
June 28, 2016

Living in Exile

Living in Exile
July 7, 2016

Our First Freedom

Our First Freedom
August 31, 2016

Be Found in Peace

Be Found in Peace

Peter’s second letter is filled with warnings about the immediate and distant future. Forewarned of these things, how should believers be found when He returns? Knowing all he has taught, what should believers be doing?

September 9, 2016

Will Work for Jesus: Being a Christian @ Work

Will Work for Jesus: Being a Christian @ Work

How does one go about being a Christian at work? On this Labor Day Sunday the Word of God presents a universal principle for the work place, whether you work for yourself or for someone else. It is not always easy; but it is always best.

September 25, 2016

Jesus, the Pharisees, the Herodians, and Politics

Jesus, the Pharisees, the Herodians, and Politics

Politics clouds everything today. Should it? What would Jesus do in the face of a political situation like we face? In an event found in all three synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark & Luke), political rivals come together to confront Jesus with a very political question. He answers with nuance and wisdom.

October 11, 2016

Jesus, the Lawyer, and the Great Commandment Debate

Jesus, the Lawyer, and the Great Commandment Debate

It is the claim of Christianity that we can have a personal relationship with God. That very claim turns some people off. What about you? Can you say you have a personal relationship with God? The Pharisees, political/theological rivals to the Sadducees, move in to trap Jesus, asking what was to them the unanswerable question—what […]

June 19, 2017

Does God Control Everything?

Does God Control Everything?

Which is it? Are the events in life determined according to some master plan, meaning we have no free will? Or, are the events in life totally random, and we have total free will? This is the way the debate is framed in most people’s minds. Either we have free will, or everything is predetermined. […]

June 21, 2017

Spiritual Warfare

Spiritual Warfare

It is hard for the modern mind to wrap around the idea of a literal, personal devil. The Word of God, however, makes it very clear. The devil is real, and he has devices to use on us.