Sunday, May 17, 2015

He Whom You Love is Sick

In this first sermon on Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead, we focus on two things from the early verses of John chapter 11: (1) Jesus' special love for certain people, and (2) a strong encouragement for intercessory prayer.

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

John Did No Miracles

This message discusses the faithful ministry of John the Baptist, as it is summarized at the end of John 10.  We're told three things about him (which can each be applied to our own ministries): (1) John did no miracles, (2) Everything John said about Jesus was true, and (3) John's ministry had lasting fruitfulness.

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Sunday, May 3, 2015

God's Providence in an Attempted Assassination

Acts chapter 23 describes how God's providence foiled an evil plot to ambush and kill the Apostle Paul.  Visiting speaker Clint Leiter highlights numerous practical lessons that can be drawn from this passage of Scripture. 

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

I and the Father Are One

This message first examines Jesus' bold claim that "I and the Father are one", then the Jews' violent reaction to the claim, and finally Jesus' surprising defense of His words.  The message concludes with some practical applications. 

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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Why People Don't Believe in Jesus

In John 10:19-26, Jesus addresses two excuses that people give for their unbelief: (1) That Jesus' message is not sufficiently clear, and (2) That Jesus had not done enough miraculous works.  He then gives the real reason for unbelief: "You do not believe because you are not of My sheep."

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

Thieves, Robbers, Strangers, and Hirelings

In John 10, Jesus pictures those who would do harm to the sheep as thieves, robbers, strangers, and hirelings.  This message explores these illustrations of bad preachers (or other religious leaders) and what can be learned from each.

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Sunday, March 29, 2015

Christ's Sheep: Sovereignly Gathered and Divinely Protected

Jesus teaches in John 10 that (1) He has "other sheep" that He will bring into His flock and that (2) All His sheep will be kept eternally secure.  This message explores these two tremendously encouraging truths.

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