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Why God Chooses Splendid Sinners and Lovable Losers

When God chooses people for his family, he picks those the world considers losers. This means that imperfect people make excellent candidates for the grace of God. Since we are all imperfect, when we boast, let us boast only in the Lord.

Text: 1 Corinthians 1:26-31
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The Fool on the Hill: What the Cross Means to the World

Some people are surprised to learn that in the beginning Christianity had no recognized symbol. In the earliest days Christians recognized each other by declaring “Jesus is Lord.” It took several generations for the cross to become the universal symbol of the Christian faith. Perhaps the cross is little more than a symbol to many people. Yet, it is much more than a symbol and has great meaning and significance.

Text: 1 Corinthians 1:18-25
Sermon Series: The Deeper Meaning of the Cross
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How God Destroys Human Pride

What sort of people does God look for when he gets ready to populate heaven? If heaven has an admissions […]

Text: I Corinthians 1:26-31
Sermon Series: The Cross, the Church and the World (I Corinthians 1:18 - 2:16)
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The Foolishness of God

For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved […]

Text: I Corinthians 1:18-25
Sermon Series: The Cross, the Church and the World (I Corinthians 1:18 - 2:16)
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What the Bible Says About Homosexuality

Perhaps the place to begin this morning is with the simple confession that I did not want to preach this […]

Text: Various
Sermon Series: Critical Issues