10.9.16 The Heart of the Gospel

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “The Heart of the Gospel” Text: Galatians 2:14-16 Main Idea: When Paul saw Cephas’ (Peter’s) hypocritical behavior, he knew just what he needed. A refresher on the gospel! So in just a few verses, Paul unpacks one of the clearest expressions of the doctrine of justification […]

10.2.16 The Gospel Seating

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: Gospel Seating Text: Galatians 2:11-16 Main Idea: The apostle Paul publicly rebuked the apostle Peter. Was this really necessary? Yes! Peter preached the true gospel, but his actions were preaching a different message. We might not think much about where we sit during lunch, but it […]

9.25.16 Remember the Poor

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: Remember the Poor Text: Galatians 2:10 Main Idea: After a major controversy on the gospel, the apostles made it a point to say one more thing to Paul: “Remember the poor!” Why? What do the poor have to do with the gospel? Everything! And how should […]

9.11.16 Special Delivery

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: Special Delivery Text: Galatians 1:10 – 2:9 Main Idea: In the previous passage (1:6-9), Paul got straight to the point. He feared that the Galatians were falling into a different “gospel”, which was not a gospel at all. In this section, he outlines the precious work […]

9.04.16 Distorted Gospel, Another Gospel

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Distorted Gospel, Another Gospel” Text: Galatians 1:6-9 Main Idea: We need to take the gospel seriously. The Reformers (16th, 17th centuries) took it so seriously that they were willing to be burned at the stake for it. In Galatians, the Judaizers were false teachers who were […]

8.28.16 A Precious Gospel

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:25 — 19.9MB)Sermon Title: “A Precious Gospel” Text: Galatians 1:1-5 Main Idea: How exciting the gospel once was, when we first came to Christ! But then, it began to fade. We can’t just assume the Gospel! We need to go back to it, re-learn it, fall back […]

8.21.16 Adore the Bible

Sermon Title: Adore the Bible! Text: 2 Peter 1:16-21 Main Idea: The trustworthiness of the Bible is under assault in our world today. But even worse, many churches don’t even hold God’s Word as central. Christians claim that the Bible is God’s Word, but many don’t even read it on a regular basis. But we […]

8.14.16 The Anger of God

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:56 — 26.1MB)Sermon Title: “The Anger of God” Text: 1 Kings 11:1-43 Main Idea: It’s critically important that we know God as He truly is, not just a false caricature! True, He is a God of love and grace. But, He is also a God of anger […]

8.7.16 Guard Your Heart

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Guard Your Heart” Text: 1 Kings 11:1-8 Main Idea: This is a frightening passage. The heart of Solomon, the once great king, had turned away from God in his old age. This is a “gracious warning”. How do we prevent such tragedy from happening to us? […]

7.31.16 Q & A with the King!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()Sermon Title: “Q & A with the King!” Text: 1 Kings 10:1-13 Main Idea: Just as the Queen of Sheba traveled a great distance to interact with the famed wisdom of King Solomon, Christians are given access into the wisdom of Christ the King. If Jesus is inviting […]