Sermons

on God's Word

The Centrality of the Bible, Part 2

You’ve heard the saying “if it seems to good to be true, it probably is to good to be true.”  Many people say that the Bible is to good to be true – we know that’s not the case, we know God’s word is true! In last weeks message from 2 Timothy we learned the first implication, which is that the Bible is the spoken word of God and is...

The Centrality of the Bible

We are Bible believing Christians.  Our focus is on the Bible as the Word of God.  The Gospel is central, it’s message is the core.  Everything in the Bible is meant to be Good News.  The Bible is central to all that we do. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 tells us that all scripture is spoken (inspired) by God and is profitable, useful, beneficial and without error.  God did not dictate, he...

Sing to the Lord a New Song

It is God’s word that teaches us.  We need to apply to our lives what he reveals to us. Change happens all around us.  Some changes are for the good, like the change that came over us when we believed and put our faith in Jesus.  We changed in a big way then, the old is gone and we became new creatures in Christ.  Some changes, however, can be very...
Sermon series: A King's story

The Power of Influence

It’s amazing how we play with words.  Have you heard the redefinition for bill collectors?  They are now called credit analysts.  How about tour guides, now referred to as destination advisers. Some things cannot be changed or redefined.  Life is life, death is death and God’s Word is eternal.  You cannot redefine God’s Word, those that try will reap the consequences. Home’s that try to redefine God’s Word influence their...
Sermon series: A King's story

The End of Ahab’s Life

All his life Ahab had played loose with his attitude of God’s word.  All but one prophet told him what he wanted to hear. In chapter 22 of I Kings we learn from three men as Ahab faces the end of his life. From Ahab himself we learn that it is perilous to reject the word of God and His direction for our lives.  The prophet Micaiah (the one prophet...
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