Sermons Archive (Page 3)

Sermons Archive (Page 3)

AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIA

AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIAJudges 2.6-3.6We Need A Better Savior – Part 2 AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIA REQUIRES US TO … RESPECT THE Dynamics of Mastery v. 7 “And the people served the LORD all the days of Joshua …” (esv) v. 13 “They abandoned the LORD and served the Baals …” (esv) v. 17 “… they whored after other gods and bowed down to them.” (esv) vv. 18–19 “… the Lord was moved to pity by their groaning … they turned back…

PAINTING THE RIGHT PICTURE OF GOD

PAINTING THE RIGHT PICTURE OF GODJudges 1:1-2:5We Need A Better Savior – Part 1 Genesis 12.2–3 “I will make you into a great nation, I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing … and all the peoples on earth will be blessed through you.” (csb) Deuteronomy 4.5–8  REPRESENTING GOD ACCURATELY REQUIRES US TO … VALUE THE Helpfulness OF OUR Brothers v. 3 “… Judah said to Simeon his brother, ‘Come up with…

THE GLORY OF MOTHERHOOD

THE GLORY OF MOTHERHOODProverbs 31.25-31Mother’s Day 2022 v. 28 “Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her …” (esv) GOD HAS DESIGNED MOTHERS TO SHOW HIS GLORY …BY Giving Life TO USGenesis 3.20 “The man named his wife Eve because she was the mother of all the living.” (csb) Genesis 4.1 “… Eve … gave birth to Cain. She said, ‘With the help of the Lord I have brought forth a man.’” (niv)…

WHAT WE MUST KNOW TO REST

WHAT WE MUST KNOW TO RESTPsalm 127     vv. 1–2 “… its builders labor over it in vain … the watchman stays alert in vain. In vain you get up early and stay up late …” (csb) Ecclesiastes 1.2 “’Absolute futility,’ says the Teacher. ‘Absolute futility. Everything is futile.’” (csb) GODLY RESTFULNESS COMES AS WE REALIZE THAT … Self-Reliance ISN’T Productive James 4.14 “Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are…

THE POWER OF THE GREAT COMMISSION

THE POWER OF THE GREAT COMMISSIONThe Power Of God—Part 3 of 3Matthew 28.16-20 v. 17 “When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted.” (niv)  THE GREAT COMMISSION IS FUELED BY GOD’S POWER TO …  CONVINCE Sinners OF THE Truth v. 18 “And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.” (esv)    Jeremiah 16.19-20 “Our fathers possessed nothing but false gods, worthless idols that did them no good. …

THE POWER OF THE RESURRECTION

THE POWER OF THE RESURRECTIONThe Power Of God—Part 2 of 3  1 Peter 1.3-9 Mark 12.24 “… the reason you are wrong, [is] because you know neither the Scriptures nor the power of God …” (esv) Philippians 3.10–11 “I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection … becoming like him in his death, and so, somehow, to attain to the resurrection from the dead.” (niv) JESUS’ RESURRECTION EMPOWERS HIS PEOPLE … TO EXPERIENCE Life Out Of Death…

THE POWER OF THE CRUCIFIXION

THE POWER OF THE CRUCIFIXION The Power Of God—Part 1 of 3  1 Corinthians 1.17-25 Mark 12.24 “… the reason you are wrong, [is] because you know neither the Scriptures nor the power of God …” (esv)  v. 18a “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” (niv)  v. 17 “… preach the gospel … not with words of eloquent wisdom, lest…

GOD’S HEART AND HOME FOR THE ONE

GOD’S HEART AND HOME FOR THE ONE GO To One – Part 2 of 2 Luke 15.1-10 Luke 19.10 “… the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” (esv)  v. 2 “And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, ‘This man receives sinners and eats with them.’” (esv) v. 10 “… there is joyin the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents.” (csb)   OUR COMMITMENTS FOR THE COMING YEAR:   WE EACH NEED…

When God Leads you to One Person

WHEN GOD LEADS YOU TO ONE PERSONGO To One – Part 1 of 2Acts 8.26-39 Henderson’s First Baptist Church exists to glorify God by developing generations of disciples who make disciples from the community to the continents. Luke 19.10 “… the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” (esv) OUR GOING IS STRENGTHENED AS WE SEE THAT … GOD IS ACTIVELY Saving People v. 26 “… an angel of the Lord said to Philip, ‘Rise and…

THE CHRISTIAN WORK ETHIC

THE CHRISTIAN WORK ETHIC2 Thessalonians 3.6-12STILL Waiting On Jesus – Part 7 Luke 16.11 “So if you have not been faithful with worldly wealth, who will trust you with what is genuine?” (csb) Genesis 3.17–19 “… cursed is the ground because of you; in pain you shall eat of it all the days of your life; thorns and thistles it shall bring forth for you … By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread, till you return to…

A TIME FOR GOSPEL COURAGE

A TIME FOR GOSPEL COURAGE2 Thessalonians 3.1-5STILL Waiting On Jesus – Part 6 GOSPEL COURAGE INCREASES AS WE REALIZE THAT … OUR Prayer FUELS Gospel Advance vv. 1–2 “… pray … that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored … and that we may be delivered from wicked and evil men.” (esv) Competing Worldviews:  Subjectivism Radical Self-Determination Moralism Pragmatic Material-Spiritualism v. 1 “Finally, brothers, pray for us …” (esv) GOD’S Faithfulness FUELS Our Confidence vv. 2b-3a…

CULTURAL IDENTITY CRISIS

CULTURAL IDENTITY CRISIS2 Thessalonians 2.13-17STILL Waiting On Jesus – Part 5 HOW DO CHRISTIANS DEFINE IDENTITY? BY … v. 13 “… we ought always to give thanks to God for you … because God …” (esv) WHAT GOD Has Done For US vv. 13–14 “… we ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers beloved by the Lord, because God chose you … he called you …” (esv) 1 John 4.19 “We love because he first loved us.”…