February 9, 2020 Context Esther Chapter 4 Esther, a Jewish orphan girl, becomes the queen. Haman seals a plan to kill all Jews in Persia, because he is bitter with Mordecai. Main Points The Lament of Mordecai The Plea of Mordecai Esther’s Response The Faith of Mordecai Esther puts her own life aside and takes […]
December 29, 2019 Obedience goes before our holiness Jesus’ sacrifice enables our holiness Holiness is cultivated in love Applications to pursue The humility of Christ The love of Christ The grace of Christ Click here to listen to the sermon online. Find our podcast feed in iTunes, Google Podcast, and other podcast catchers.
September 22, 2019 Justification can only come through faith in Jesus Christ (v. 15-16) To forsake Christ is to forfeit your justification (v. 17-19) Jesus died for you so he could live through you (v.20-21) Application You can’t earn your salvation Your friends, family and everyone else in your life can’t earn their salvation Consider your death […]
March 10, 2019 Jesus is the motivation for our unity (v.1-4) Jesus is the definition of true humility (v.5-8) The humility of Jesus reveals the glory of God (v.9-11) Application Jesus is the true example of humility, not the world In what ways are you trying to have equality with God? Self-sacrifice even when no […]
January 6, 2019 If we want to endure we must live in grace be focused, disciplined and labor faithfully remember the life of Jesus remember God’s faithfulness is our only hope Application When trial and sufferings come, look for grace (James 1). Practice the art of showing grace to others. Click here to stream the […]