Sermons from August 2014

7 Items

The God Who Rescues


Zechariah Will we repent? Will we repent or join him (1:3)? Will we repent or repeat history (1:4)? Will we repent or run out of time (1:5)? Will we repent or refuse his Word (1:6)? Will we be religious (in a good way)? Will we be religious for others (7:8-10)? Will we be religious for […]

The God Who Holds Up the Mirror


We as Christians must never be marked by fear (Haggai 1:1-11). Reluctancy (1:2) Self-preservation (1:3-4) Hard work, little yield (1:5-6) Lack of focus (1:7-11) We as Christians must always be marked by perseverance (Haggai 1:12-2:9) We persevere because of God’s presence with His people (1:12-2:5) We persevere because of God’s power over the nations (2:6-9) […]

The God Who Protects Us


Zephaniah  God will judge our spiritual apathy. We must repent of our… Pluralism (1:4-5) Apathetic prayer life (1:6) Complacency (1:12) Shameless (2:1) Hardned heart (3:1-3) God will show us how to repent Humble yourselves before The Lord (1 Peter 5:6-7) Seek His righteousness, not your own (Matthew 6:25-33) Seek Him as a refuge (3:12; John […]

The Motive, Mind and Ministry of the Deacons


1 Timothy 3:8-13 The motive: dignity marks the deacon and his wife (3:8,11) They watch their gossip (not doubled-tongued) They watch the ‘glass’ (not addicted to much wine) They watch the greed(not greedy for dishonest gain) The mind: devotion to the faith marks the deacon and his wife (3:9-10) Know the gospel (hold to the […]