Tag: Salvation

Emotional Salvation

This is a sermon that focuses on Luke 4:28 and many other Scriptures which all speak about the various kinds of emotions individuals displayed when encountering God, Jesus or others who spoke the truth. While there are many different emotions referred to in the Bible, this message is limited to three: anger, sorrow, and joy….


Our Salvation Summarized

This is a sermon that was based on the Scripture in Ephesians 2:8-9. The salvation we enjoy that gives us a relationship with Christ is provided by grace, procured by faith, and proven by works. The worship service in which this sermon was preached can be viewed by clicking here. Written excerpts of the sermon…


Clothed with Salvation

This sermon is based on various Scripture passages that speak about “putting on the Lord Jesus Christ,” “putting on the new man,” or being “clothed with the garments of salvation.” These Scriptures present the analogy of being clothed as a way to represent the transformation that takes place in those who have been born again…


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…


Children of God – Part 1

This is the fifth sermon in a series of messages covering the New Testament book of First John. This sermon covers the first nine verses of chapter three and describes the awesome privilege of being a child of God as well as several characteristics of being a child of God. Written excerpts of this sermon…


Broken Hearted God

This is a sermon based on the last phrase in Genesis 6:6, “He was grieved in his heart.” The message describes the basis for God’s broken heart, which is love then explores the reasons God heart is broken. It concludes with comments about how we can delight God’s heart rather than break it. Excerpts of…


The Sower, the Seed, and the Soil

This sermon is based on the parable told by Jesus in Matthew 13, Mark 4 and Luke 8 about the four kinds of soil upon which the seed of the Word has fallen. The message uses the interpretation Jesus provided regarding each of the soils and applies them to the present day. Emphasis was given…


Our Problem Has a Remedy

This sermon is a follow-up to last week’s message, which presented evidence from Scripture concerning the problems all humans have with sin and the sinful nature. Because of our problem, we cannot have a relationship with God. But God provided a remedy through the death of Christ and the blessing of the Holy Spirit. To…


The Offense of the Cross

This is a sermon that was given in a worship service that included the sacrament of communion. It is based on a phrase found in Galatians 5:11 in which the Apostle Paul writes about the offense of the cross. The message attempts to explain what the offense of the cross involves and makes application for…


Death on Purpose for a Purpose

This message is based on a text in 1 Peter 3 which speaks about Christ’s suffering and death. It includes a phrase that indicates the real purpose for His suffering. This message was used to remind the listeners of Christ’s substitutionary sacrifice for our salvation, and was given for a worship service in which the…