July 28th Sermon and notes

Message: Don’t Buy the Lie

Text: 2 Timothy 3:1-5; 10-16

I. Lie: Life should be Easy: 2 Timothy 3:12; Genesis 3:19; 1 Peter 4:12; John 16:33

II. Lie: Life should be Fair: 2 Timothy 3:1-3; 13; Matthew 5:45

III. Lie: I should be Perfect: Matthew 5:48; Romans 3:10; 23; Matthew 11:29

IV. Lie: I Need everyone’s Approval: Romans 12:2

V. Lie: I have to Earn God’s love and grace: Romans 5:8

July 21 Sermon and notes

Message: 7 Stages of Spiritual Growth

Text: 1 Peter 2:2; Hebrews 5:12-14; 2 Peter 3:18; Ephesians 4:15

1. Unbelief: Matthew 5:48

2. Salvation: 1 Peter 1:3-5; 1 Corinthians 13:11

3. Service: Isaiah 64:6a

4. Frustrated Inadequacy: Isaiah 64:6b

5. Spiritual Dependency

6. Pre-programmed Bondage: Romans 5:8

7. The Exchanged Life: Galatians 2:20-21

July 7 Sermon and notes

Title: Christians Are Crazy

Text: Acts 26:12-25

I. Facts about Perception

A. How the lost see Christians: Hosea 9:7; John 10:17-20; 1 Corinthians 4:10

B. Christians’ view of the lost

II. The Biblical Reality

A. The Lost are normal: Jeremiah 50:38; 2 Corinthians 3:14; 1 Timothy 4:1-2; Mark 7:6;     2 Timothy 3:1-5; Ephesians 2:1-3

B. Christians ARE Crazy: Philippians 2:5; Ephesians 2:4-5; Ezekiel 36:26-27

Conclusion: Acts 17:6

Sermon June 16, 2019

TITLE: TO BE LIKE MY FATHER

TEXT: Matt. 5:48; John 14:7-9

I. He knows what we need: Matt. 6:8
II. He meets our need: Matt. 6:26
III. He is merciful and comforting: 2 Cor. 1:3-4
IV. He has a good reputation: Eph. 1:17
V. He is consistent: James 1:17
VI. He doesn’t show partiality: I Pet. 1:17
VII.: He IS Love: 1 John 3:1; Jer. 29:11; 2 Thes. 2:16
Matt. 25:34; Matt. 5: 43-45