Sermon Archive

Be Content

July 19, 2015
When the LORD forbids coveting, he calls us to be content. To keep this commandment we will think through 1. What is involved in coveting 2. The key to contentment…
The Psalms help us flesh out the conclusion of our prayer. We will look at some helpful Psalms for praying 1. The sixth petition 2. The doxology 3. The Amen Reading: …
The third letter of John encourages us to be supportive of the work of mission. This comes out as we consider John’s 1. Commendation of Gaius 2. Condemnation of Diotrephes 3.…
The second letter of John impresses on us the church is a community of truth and love. We see how it is a community 1. United in the truth 2. Called…
The Psalms help us flesh out the fifth petition, “Forgive us our debts.” They do so by giving words, 1. That express deep awareness of sin 2. That plead for…
Christ's instruction about who is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven Reading: Matthew 17:22- 18:20 Text: Matthew 18: 1-4
The Lord's renown endures throughout the ages. Reading: Psalm 135 Text: Psalm 135:13
The Psalms help us flesh out the petition, “Give us this day our daily bread.” They do this in the way they help us acknowledge that 1. God is the…
Jacob becoming rich at the expense of Laban encourages us, as it shows us the LORD keeps his promises This is not evident in the foreground story This comes out…
The Psalms help us flesh out the third petition, “Your will be done.” They do so by giving us words 1. To express delight in God’s will 2. To acknowledge…