Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

New Testament

It’s Not Just A Humbling Story

JOHN 13:12-17 – When he had washed their feet and put on his outer garments and resumed his place, he said to them, “Do you understand what I have done to you? You call me Teacher and Lord, and you are right, for so I am. If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to wash…

Suffering Well in Trials

 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, 3 for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. 4 And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.…

The Wrath of God – Part 1

This Lord’s Day morning, the Apostle Paul is transitioning from his greeting to the Romans and the theme of the letter, to a topic greatly needed in the contemporary church, its evangelism, and discipleship – the wrath of God. We hope to define it, illustrate it from scripture, and then show the people God’s wrath are directed towards.

Live Ready For That Great Day

2 PETER 3:8-14 – But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance. But the…