Sermon Archives (Page 2)

Sermon Archives (Page 2)

“What God Requires of Man” – Psalm 24:1-6

Psalm 24 was probably written by David when he moved the Ark of the Covenant into the Tabernacle in Jerusalem. This psalm shows us what it means to be God’s true people and how Christ opened heaven for His people. God as Sovereign Our text begins by demonstrating that all things belong to the Lord. Everything in this earth is God’s in its entirety. Not only does God rule over and rightfully possess all things, He also rightfully possess and…

“Antioch’s Future” – Revelation 7:9-11

As we celebrate 150 years of God’s faithfulness to our church we look forward to what He is going to do. A Secure Future The first thing we should notice in our text is that the future of believers is certain. John has already seen our future and written it down for us. God will remain faithful and keep His covenant with His people. He will finish the work He began in us. As we see our final destination it…

“Sent Out by the Spirit” – Acts 13:1-4

As we look at Acts 13 we see the first missionaries being sent out by the early church. The first missionaries were Saul and Barnabas, and they were sent out from Antioch. Many people using their gifts Luke describes the church at Antioch by pointing out how many of the members were using their spiritual gifts. These men had the gifts of prophecy and teaching, and they were using them regularly for the edification of the body of Christ. The…

“The Messiah Crucified” – Psalm 22:11-21

As we continue looking at Psalm 22 we now come to a perfect description of Jesus’ crucifixion. What is remarkable about this prophecy is that it was made 1000 years before Jesus’ death and 500 years before the first recorded crucifixion. The Messiah’s faith As David describes the suffering of the Messiah he once again records the Messiah’s faith in God. The Messiah is still trusting in God in spite of the mocking and suffering He is enduring. He makes…

The Messiah’s Triumph – Psalm 22:22-31

We now come to the conclusion of David’s song. We have seen the Messiah forsaken by God, mocked by His enemies, and cruelly crucified. Through it all He has maintained His faith in God; He knows God will deliver Him. The Messiah now dies in triumph. Proclaiming God’s goodness Even though Jesus is dying a horrible death, He dies for the glory of God. He wants everyone to know how great God is. He wants His resurrection to be proclaimed…

“Mother’s Day Pain” – Luke 1:46-55

Mother’s Day is a day of mixed emotions for many. For many it is a day of joy, the joy of being a mother, the joy of celebrating your mother, and the joy of celebrating the mother of your children. For many though it is a day of pain, pain in singleness, pain in infertility, pain in wayward children, pain in miscarriages, pain in loss of children, pain in abandonment by mothers, pain in abuse from mothers, pain in broken…