Part 1. There are many ways to kill the faith of a new Christian, but the easiest way – and the quickest – is through criticism and a lack of acceptance. We all have a tendency to criticize people who don’t do or say things the way we think they ought to be said or done. Terrible things can happen when we are too quick to offer personal judgments on believers who don’t meet our personal standards. How can we overcome the impulse to criticize our brothers and sisters in Christ?
Text: Romans 14:1-12Sermon Series: The Transformed Life (Romans 12-16)
Christians, do you know what time it is? The Apostle Paul tells us it’s time to wake up, put off the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light. In light of the return of Christ, and the lateness of the hour, how should we then live?
Text: Romans 13:11-14Sermon Series: The Transformed Life (Romans 12-16)
There is an amazing scene at the end of the 1996 movie Marvin’s Room. Bessie, played by Diane Keaton, has […]
Text: Romans 12:9-16Sermon Series: The Transformed Life (Romans 12-16)
Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you weren’t married? If somehow you were suddenly single again? […]
Text: 1 Corinthians 13:7Sermon Series: Seven Keys to a Healthy Marriage
Are we willing to obey God even when it doesn’t make a whole lot of sense?
Text: 1 Kings 17:8-16Sermon Series: Elijah: God's Mountain Man
“Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the […]
Text: I Corinthians 6:9-11Sermon Series: God Speaks Today
“Therefore, prepare your minds for action; be self-controlled; set your hope fully on the grace to be given you when […]
Text: 1 Peter 1:13-16Sermon Series: Strangers in a Strange Land (1 Peter)
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us […]
Text: 1 Peter 1:3-5Sermon Series: Strangers in a Strange Land (1 Peter)
Today we are beginning a journey through I Peter. I encourage you to crease your Bible open to this little […]
Text: 1 Peter 1:1-2Sermon Series: Strangers in a Strange Land (1 Peter)
“On the last and greatest day of the Feast, Jesus stood and said in a loud voice, ‘If anyone is […]
Text: John 7:37-39Sermon Series: The Apostles’ Creed