Sermons from May 2018

Sermons from May 2018

Saved To Be Holy! – Part 1

Romans 12:1 Three phases of sanctification –  Positional: Justification At the moment of salvation; freedom from the penalty of sin –  Spiritual Life Progressive: freedom from the power of sin –  Final: Glorification Freedom from the presence of sin Two commitments that drive a sanctified life –  A commitment to being a holy sacrifice Total…

Why We Must Not Neglect The Old(er) Testament

Selected Scriptures  It was appealed to by the New Testament writers for their authority Paul quoted the Old Testament nearly 30 times in Romans 9-11 (1 in every 3 verses) Its use by the New Testament writers informs us how to properly interpret the Bible The Old Testament properly interpreted in its context “Just as it is written . . . ”            …

Theological Implications of Romans 9-11

Selected Scripture  A right understanding of Romans 9-11 requires a firm grasp of the biblical covenants   Abrahamic – Genesis 12                        Romans 9:4, 8, 11:5, 29   Davidic – 2 Samuel 7   New – Jeremiah 31, Ezekiel 36         Romans 11:26  A right understanding of Romans 9-11 demands a literal method of biblical interpretation   The truth of scripture…