August 13, 2017

Introduction

·       Illustration: Colonel Gracie survived the sinking of the Titanic because of the prayers of his wife.

·       Of all the prayers we pray, the most frequent and most fervent is the prayer for protection....

August 6, 2017

Every athlete needs a coach to mold their talent. Medical interns need a mentor doctor to apply their knowledge to real life situations and aspiring writers need an able editor to sharpen their sentences.

We all need trainers and tutors to develop our skills. But what a...

July 30, 2017

Just as a strong house needs a solid foundation, so our understanding of God’s will needs a solid doctrinal foundation.

In the last sermon I preached on this topic two weeks ago, we established two important cornerstones of truth. (1) God’s determined will and (2) God’s...

March 26, 2016

Let's go back to Good Friday. As we read the Gospel stories of the crucifixion of Jesus, we see that almost all the disciples of Jesus deserted him when faced with the apparent disaster of the cross. With their leader dead and their hopes in shambles, they found themse...

March 24, 2016

Hebrews 10:16-25

 

There is something deeply moving about Good Friday. Good Friday invites us to come to the cross. It beckons us to stand or kneel in awe before the reality of this night. The words of John Bowring’s great hymn portray the essence: “In the cross of Chris...

January 16, 2016

 

This Sunday we will begin our series on the Ten Commandments. So the text for tomorrow will be Exodus 20:2-3

 

"I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; you shall have no other gods before me.”

 

Any consideration of t...

November 28, 2015