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No Hopeless Cases

I first met Jacob Gartenhaus about forty years ago. When I was a teenager growing up in a small town […]

Text: Romans 11:11-16
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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Our Awesome God

It’s not often that a book title tells the whole story. Usually titles are chosen because they are catchy, not […]

Text: Romans 11:33-36
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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Sinners in the Hands of a Merciful God

Earlier this week I received a copy of John Ensor’s book The Great Work of the Gospel. In the first […]

Text: Romans 11:30-32
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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God Unchanging

When I was a teenager in Alabama, I spent a week at a Methodist church camp. This was during the […]

Text: Romans 11:28-29
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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Does Israel Have a Future?

This sermon argues that the term “Israel” in Romans 11 always refers to ethnic Israel and that Paul foresees a day when Israel as a nation will come to Christ for salvation. Events in the Middle East remind us that Jesus Christ may come back sooner than we think.

Text: Romans 11:25-26
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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No Place for Pride

Tell them, Pastor Ray, tell them that nothing matters except Christ. The young people need to know this before it’s […]

Text: Romans 11:17-24
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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Has God Lost the Battle?

In this sermon series we are looking at Romans 9-11, arguably the three most difficult chapters in the New Testament. […]

Text: Romans 11:1-10
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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How Shall They Hear?

This passage brings us face to face with a very important question, one that we face in a variety of […]

Text: Romans 10:14-21
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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God’s Simple Plan of Salvation

This is a very familiar passage of Scripture. Most of us know certain parts of it by heart. I have […]

Text: Romans 10:5-13
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)
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Why Good People Won’t Go to Heaven

I’d like to talk to you about who goes to heaven. We all know that the Bible teaches the reality […]

Text: Romans 10:1-4
Sermon Series: Understanding God's Plan (Romans 9-11)