Sermons from June 2018

Sermons from June 2018

The Sanctifying Power of the Word of God

Psalm 19:7-9 WHAT WE BEHOLD IS WHAT WE BECOME – John 17:17 The Bible teaches we are not under the Mosaic Law – Romans 6:14, 7:6 All the Old Testament Law can do is expose – not solve – our sin problem – Romans 3:28, 8:3-4  It can only judge – Romans 4:15, Galatians 3:13, 24 However, we are under law today; the law of Christ – 1…

The Nature of Progressive Sanctification

Philippians 2:12-13 We are saved to be holy (Romans 12:1-2).  God’s work of mercy in our lives demands a response.  To be active in your Progressive Sanctification (Vs. 12) Because Christ obeyed the Father, we must obey as He did Hebrews 12:14       2 Corinthians 7:1 Is your relationship with Christ getting as much attention as your hobbies, friends, entertainment,…

The Baptism of Jesus Christ

Matthew 3:13-17 BAPTISM IS THE DEFINING MARK OF CHRISTIAN IDENTITY The baptism of Christ was a fulfillment of all righteousness 1.  It marked the beginning of His public ministry 2.  It demonstrated Divine approval of Him as the Messiah the Old Testament predicted ,         Isaiah 11:1-2, 42:1, 61:1 3.  It identified Him with sinners ,         Isaiah…