August 2016

The Last Will Be First

The Last Will Be First Matthew 19:16-20:16  Introduction : Context, Context, Context Hint: Who can enter- With man this is impossible. But with God all things are possible.  Marvel at the Master.  Desperate Dudes.  The Earlier Workers The Late Recruits Practical Principles from Payday.  Conclusion: 



April 2016

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Lord, Teach Us to Pray Luke 11:1-13 Introduction:  Jesus Had a Practice.  Jesus Had a Place.  Jesus Had a Plan.  Father. Hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins -for we ourselves forgive everyone who is indebted to us. Lead us not into temptation. Jesus […]



January 2016

The Point of the Prodigal

The Point of the Prodigal Luke 15:11-32 Introduction The Prodigal Son. The Fleeting Pleasures of Sin. The Repentance that Restores. The Gracious Father  His Mercy. His Grace. The Self-Righteous Son.  Is Resentful and Bitter Is Lacking Joy Is Legalistic Is Self-Justifying Is Unforgiving Is Missing the Point Conclusion:



Back to the Basics- The Bible

Back to the Basics: The Bible 2 Timothy 3 Introduction : Inside the Text: The Desperate Need for God’s Word. Because the World is Getting Worse. Because the Believer Must Remain Godly. Apply the Text: The Divine Importance of God’s Word.  Understanding God- General vs. Special Revelation. God’s Word is Important Because It Is God’s […]



March 2015

I Will Give You Rest



October 2014

My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things Various Passages Introduction: Our Incredible God. Genesis 1:16 Psalm 19:1-11 Habakuk 1:5 The Victory of Christ. I Corinthians 6:9-11 2 Corinthians 2:14-17 The Hope and Peace of Christ. Romans 15:13 I Corinthians 10:13 Philippians 4:6-7 The Power of Christ.  Acts 4:13 Acts 17:6 Romans 1:16



August 2014

Final Instructions

Final Instructions 2 Timothy 4 Introduction:   The Command- Preach the Word.   The Seriousness of the Command. The Specifics of the Command. The Necessity of the Command. The Rewards from the Command.   The Realities of Ministry.   Loneliness Desertions Restorations Brokenness Oppositions   The Need for Strength.   Encouragement from God’s Word. Encouragement […]



March 2014

Time to Get in Shape

Time to Get in Shape I Timothy 4:6-10   Introduction (6a) I. The Method for Getting in Shape. (I Timothy 4:6b-7) A. You must be properly nourished. (6b) B. You must be properly disciplined. (7-9) 1. You must not be distracted. 2. You must exercise towards godliness.   II. The Motivation for Getting in Shape. […]