Sermons (Page 33)

Sermons (Page 33)

Christ’s Revelation of True Worship

The Revelation of True Worship Text:John 4:20-26 We’re now in our third message of trying to understand more of this tremendous revelation of Jesus Christ witnessing to the Samaritan woman. John dedicates a huge chunk to this narrative because it is a tremendous revelation of the glory of Jesus Christ. He is glorious in His pursuit of sinners. He is glorious in His…

Paul’s Religious Credentials vs Christ

Paul’s Religious Credentials vs Christ Text: Philippians 3:4-7 One of the remarkable things that happens some time during our Christian experience, is that we begin to have a deepening sense of God’s hand being upon us in our life and circumstances even before we were converted. And we are not alone in this. Anyone who gives themselves to a study of the life of the…

Rejoicing in the Lord

Rejoicing in the Lord Text: Philippians 3:1-3 Have you ever had someone try to encourage you, but instead you felt they were being condescending? That’s one of the difficulties we face in trying to encourage those going through trials when we ourselves are not going through them. And yet, it’s what we expect. We expect those going through the trial to be encouraged, not…

Christ Evangelizing the Woman of Samaria

Christ Evangelizing the Woman of Samaria Text: John 4:1-15 Why was the Lord compelled to travel through Samaria at this time? He is on his was to Galilee, heading north. The Jews had a particular route to get to Galilee from Judea by avoiding Samaria, such was the bitter hatred between the Jews and the Samaritans. 

The language of v4 shows a pressing need, and I think…

Our Duty to the Servants of Christ

Our Duty to the Servants of Christ Text: Philippians 2:28-30 There’s something magnetic about sacrificial people. About those who very clearly live for a cause greater than themselves. Men like David Livingston, the Christian Explorer and Missionary to Africa. Or William Carrey the “father of modern missions” who went to India and spent 41 years out there until he died.…

The Superiority of Christ’s Life

The Superiority of Christ’s Life Text: John 3:31-36 As we said last week, the key verse in this section from v22-36 is v30. This passage is an important one. Since every Christian is saved to serve in some way, John exemplifies the spirit in which that should be done. As Christ’s public recognition increases, John’s is decreasing, which was vital if men were to…