Sunday, January 25, 2015

Healing of the Man Born Blind

The 9th chapter of the Gospel of John concerns the healing of the man born blind. This message considers four aspects of this event: (1) The miserable condition of this man before his healing, (2) The unusual means Jesus used in the healing, (3) The Messianic significance of the healing, and (4) The salvation picture that can be seen in the healing.

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Sunday, January 18, 2015

Working God's Works

This message considers Jesus' exhortation that "we must work the works of Him who sent Me".  Every Christian is urgently called to a life of diligent work for the Lord.

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Sunday, January 11, 2015

God's Purpose for Human Suffering

The discussion between Jesus and His disciples before the healing of the man born blind gives great insight into the issue of human suffering. Jesus made clear that the man's blindness was not the result of a particular sin committed either by him or his parents. Rather, Jesus said, it was in order that "the works of God might be displayed in him."

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Sunday, January 4, 2015

Discipline Yourself for the Purpose of Godliness

This message is about spiritual discipline in the Christian life.  All discipline requires focus, exertion, and consistency in order to be effective.  We consider three things about spiritual discipline from the text in 1Timothy 4:7-8: (1) the responsibility of our discipline, (2) the goal of our discipline, and (3) the benefits of our discipline.

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Sunday, December 28, 2014

Great is Thy Faithfulness

This message highlights the foundational truth that God is faithful to keep His commitments to His people.  The faithfulness of God is declared by Moses, Joshua, David, Solomon, and Jeremiah.

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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Unto Us a Son is Given

This sermon, based on Isaiah 9:6 and several New Testament texts, considers Christ as a gift that was given. The message discusses six aspects of the gift: (1) The Giver of the gift, (2) The recipients of the gift, (3) The value of the gift, (4) The cost of the gift, (5) The motivation for the gift, and (6) Our response to the gift.

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Sunday, December 14, 2014

Three Glorious Claims of the Lord Jesus

The focus of this message is the person of Christ, specifically the three stupendous claims He makes concerning Himself in John 8: (1) He is perfectly righteous, (2) He prevents His people from experiencing death, and (3) He has existed eternally as God.

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