Sermons


The Great Intercessor (Exodus 32)

As Moses is meeting with God the Israelites are rebelliously crafting their own gods. Their desire to control their circumstance led them to blatant idolatry. Their only hope is the intercession of Moses. Sadly, Moses offering himself in their place was insufficient. What they needed, as us, is a greater intercessor than Moses.

By |2020-02-17T10:05:31-05:00February 17th, 2020|Comments Off on The Great Intercessor (Exodus 32)

What is Marriage for? (Genesis 1:27-2:25, and various texts)

What is marriage for? When view through the correct theological lens it is for so much more than we tend to think. When viewed through the lens of self, it is for something much less. We must understand it through the proper lens to begin to answer what it is for.

By |2020-02-16T14:59:24-05:00February 16th, 2020|Comments Off on What is Marriage for? (Genesis 1:27-2:25, and various texts)

Thy Great Salvation (Exodus 19:1-8)

The account of God's saving work for the Israelites demonstrates he is a God of great salvation. Their salvation foreshadows the great salvation we receive through the true Israel, Jesus Christ.

By |2020-02-10T14:23:07-05:00February 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Thy Great Salvation (Exodus 19:1-8)

. . . So Let’s Do His Will (Hebrews 13:20-24)

Because Jesus is the same yesterday, today, and forever we are free to do his will. He is the God of peace as the victor over the enemy and he calls us into brotherhood. Therefore, we do his will in the community of peace for his good purpose.

By |2020-02-09T15:05:44-05:00February 9th, 2020|Comments Off on . . . So Let’s Do His Will (Hebrews 13:20-24)

. . . So Let’s Offer Praise (Hebrews 13:15-19)

Because Jesus is the same yesterday, today, and forever we, as God's people, are free in all circumstances to offer praise to God. Our praise does not depend on everything being perfect, our praise depends on the perfect One.

By |2020-02-02T14:18:13-05:00February 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on . . . So Let’s Offer Praise (Hebrews 13:15-19)

Who is this King of Glory? (Psalm 24)

Who is the King of Glory? That is the driving question of Psalm 24. Beyond offering the answer the psalm reveals how what can come into the presence of that glorious King.

By |2020-01-28T08:22:51-05:00January 28th, 2020|Comments Off on Who is this King of Glory? (Psalm 24)

. . . So Let’s Go Into the World (Hebrews 13:9-14)

The fact that Jesus is the same yesterday, today, and forever emboldens believers to move forward in their lives and into the world with courage. In Christ, the church is free to risk and sacrifice much for the glory of God's kingdom.

By |2020-01-26T15:59:05-05:00January 26th, 2020|Comments Off on . . . So Let’s Go Into the World (Hebrews 13:9-14)

Sacrifice and Song (2 Chronicles 29:27)

There is a theme that can be traced throughout scripture in which sacrifice is followed by songs of praise. Praise rises even in the midst of hardship and lack of understanding. Praise arises, not because of the circumstances, but to the one who is sovereign over the circumstances.

By |2020-01-21T11:26:46-05:00January 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Sacrifice and Song (2 Chronicles 29:27)

. . . So Let Love Continue (Hebrews 13:1-8)

The fact that Jesus is the same yesterday, today, and forever means that he is our anchor that frees us to love others and flee from self-seeking. As we rest our lives on the unchanging One we are liberated to place others above ourselves, knowing our ultimate satisfaction is in Christ.

By |2020-01-19T15:54:40-05:00January 19th, 2020|Comments Off on . . . So Let Love Continue (Hebrews 13:1-8)

Follow the Seeker (Daniel 7; Luke 19)

The most high sovereign over all comes to undeserving mankind. Not only does the most high Son of Man come to mankind he seeks wayward men and women, and we, as his followers, ought to seek as He does.

By |2020-01-13T08:41:59-05:00January 13th, 2020|Comments Off on Follow the Seeker (Daniel 7; Luke 19)