Sermons on John
We serve a God who has spoken in history, who will indeed speak tomorrow and who wants to speak to us right now.
Know your defining story and be ready to share it with others. There are people who need to hear how God moved in you so that they are assured how God can move in them.
Since Jesus is the best example of how to be a servant, it’s only wise for us to examine His servanthood and learn how we can reflect that same servanthood in our own lives.
I believe in the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting.
Why does the Church exist? God wanted there to be a Church because God loves you and me.
David recognized in public that he would be a king under authority. In this moment, he submitted himself to God’s law, not mans, which meant as a leader, he was submitting himself to the people he would rule. This was his way of saying, I am A king, but I am not THE king.
God is not absent, apathetic, or angry with you. If you are in an “In the Meantime” set of circumstances right now, you are not alone, and you are not the first.
Our present sufferings are nothing to be compared with our future hope. Our present sufferings are just another reminder of the global consequences of sin. It’s another reminder of our need for a Savior, of the world’s need for a Savior. Our current circumstances are just another reminder that one day, God will in fact make all things new.
Hold your head high for nothing else but the cross of Jesus Christ.
For a Christian, we doubt when we wonder “Is it worth it? Is it really worth it to sacrifice and follow Jesus?” And we doubt when we wonder, “Is it true?