Sermons from October 2021

Sermons from October 2021

OUR LIVING HOPE

OUR LIVING HOPE1 Thessalonians 4.13-18Waiting For Jesus – Part 9 v. 13 “… we do not want you to … grieve as others do who have no hope.” (esv) v. 18 “Therefore encourage one another with these words.” (esv) OUR LIVING HOPE IS THE Risen Lord WHO WILL … v. 14 “… since we believe that Jesus died and rose again …” (esv) Romans 8.11 “… the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you …”…

WHY DO YOU PREACH THE WAY YOU DO?

WHY DO YOU PREACH THE WAY YOU DO? Waiting for Jesus – Addendum   Acts 17.1-9 WHAT PREACHING AIMS FOR: FACTS THAT FUEL OUR FEELINGS vv. 2-3 “… he reasoned with them from the Scriptures, explaining and proving that it was necessary for the Christ to suffer and to rise from the dead …” (esv) Isaiah 9.7 “He will reign on the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish and sustain it with justice and righteousness from now on…

WHEN WE BRING JESUS TO WORK

WHEN WE BRING JESUS TO WORK1 Thessalonians 4.9-12Waiting for Jesus – Part 7 v. 1 “… we ask and urge you … to walk and to please God … more and more.” (esv)  v. 10 “… you do love all the brothers throughout Macedonia. Yet we urge you, brothers, to do so more and more.” (niv) v. 9 “… you yourselves are taught by God to love one another.” (csb) John 16.13 “When the Spirit of truth comes, he will…

HONORING GOD WITH OUR BODIES

HONORING GOD WITH OUR BODIES1 Thessalonians 4.1-8Waiting for Jesus – Part 6 vv. 1-2 “… we ask and urge you …. you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God … you know what instructions we gave you …” (esv) Psalm 19.14 “May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, O Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.” (niv) IT PLEASES GOD WHEN WE … AFFIRM The Goodness…