Our prayers are God-honoring to the degree they are motivated by a desire for Jesus to be glorified. This sermon is focused on helping us see from God's Word why and how to glorify Jesus in our praying.
This sermon aims to show that the gospel of Jesus releases us to share His love and our lives with others for Jesus' sake. Because we are accepted in the Beloved, we are free to be open-hearted with others.
A preeminent love to Christ is an irresistible response to the Spirit's work of pouring the Christ's love into our hearts. Those who love Him also long for His return. All who lack such love are to be accursed.
This passage teaches us that the glorifying power of Christ’s resurrection will be applied instantaneously to every believer’s body upon His return. Until then, we are to labor for the gospel with this certain hope.
The climactic event of the gospel is the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. This sermon seeks to glory in Him by showing what God’s Word has to say about the benefits His people receive from union with our Risen Redeemer.
If there’s no order in the church the least pleased person is God. Worship ought to be ordered around a “gospel liturgy” with Christ Jesus at the very center of it all. By this God is glorified and the saints are edified.
Ever since sin entered the world, there has been no shortage of self-professed prophets and spiritual shyster. The church at Corinth had fallen pray to misuses and abuses of these good gifts. What is the biblical doctrine of prophecy? What is tongues-speaking?
One day faith and hope will vanish into sight when we are finally glorified in the presence of our beloved Savior. But even then, love will remain. This sermon will shine the light on the love of God, and the truth that God is Love.
Because Christ is an unlimited supply of blessing to His people, His people are endowed with spiritual gifts to exercise for His glory and the upbuilding of His church. This sermon will build on last week’s sermon to continue unpacking this often controversial truth.
Because Christ is an unlimited supply of blessing to His people, His people are endowed with spiritual gifts to exercise for His glory and the upbuilding of His church. This sermon will seek to begin unpacking this often controversial truth.
What is the Lord’s Supper and why do Christian churches partake of it? Who should partake? What is the meaning and significance of the Supper? What are the consequences of partaking “in an unworthy manner?”