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His Name Is Emmanuel

This is a Christmas Advent sermon based on Matthew 1:23 and presents some answers to the question, “What does it mean to say, ‘God is with us.’?” The message presents three answers that are explained. The phrase represents God’s self-revelation, His abiding presence, and the promise of His Holy Spirit. A video recording of the…


The Blood that Speaks

This sermon is based on Hebrews 12:24, which mentions that the blood of sprinkling “speaks better things than that of Abel.” This message was provided for a worship service in which the Sacrament of Communion was administered following the sermon. It discusses what it means to say that the blood speaks of better things. To…


Renewing the Mind – #3

This is the third sermon in a series of messages focusing on the importance of having a Christian/biblical worldview of life. We are bombarded every day with the philosophies and values of the secular, godless world in which we live. Far too often, Christians have accepted the views and assumptions of the secular world rather…


Renewing the Mind – #2

This is the second sermon in a series of messages focusing on the importance of having a Christian/biblical worldview of life. We are bombarded every day with the philosophies and values of the secular, godless world in which we live. Far too often, Christians have accepted the views and assumptions of the secular world rather…


Renewing the Mind – #1

This is the first sermon in a series of messages focusing on the importance of having a Christian/biblical worldview of life. We are bombarded every day with the philosophies and values of the secular, godless world in which we live. Far too often, Christians have accepted the views and assumptions of the secular world rather…


Daily Dealing with Death

This is a sermon that focused on the reality of persecution for believers in biblical times, as well as the present. This message was given in observation of the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church, as well as All Saints Day. Millions of Christian believers have lived out their faith being confronted daily…


Rush to Justice – Part Two

This is a sermon that addresses the culturally popular call for “social justice” in our society. The message attempts to provide biblical qualities of justice and to contrast that from what is being promoted in society. If you would like to view a video recording of the worship service in which this message was delivered,…


Rush to Justice

This is a sermon addressing the culturally popular call for “social justice” in our society. The message attempts to analyze justice from a biblical perspective and to contrast the biblical message from what is being promoted in society. If you would like to view a video recording of the worship service in which this message…


Come to the Table

This sermon was preached during a service in which the sacrament of communion was shared. The sermon is based on some of Paul’s words in First Corinthians 10 and shares some comparisons between coming to the table at a family dinner and coming to the Lord’s Table. Those who wish to view a video recording…


When Does the Church Need to Repent?

This is a sermon that was based on portions of Revelation chapters two and three. It answers the question posed in the sermon title by looking at the churches Jesus told to repent in these Scriptures. Five out of the seven churches addressed were commanded to repent. The reasons they needed to repent can be…