Sermons on Believing

Sermons on Believing

Colossians

Colossians 4:7-18

Colossians 4:7-18, July 28, 2019 Blessings of Fellow Believers 4:7-8 Tychicus. Name means fortuitous or fortunate. He was a fellow bond-servant to Jesus. His purpose was to inform the church about what resulted in Paul’s imprisonment and to encourage fellow believers.  4:9 Onesimus. He was a brother in Christ, a faithful brother, a brother loved by Paul and believers in Rome – and Paul wants not only Philemon to love Onesimus, but the church at Colossae as well – especially…
Colossians

Colossians 3:18 – 4:1-6

Colossians 3:18-4:6, July 21, 2019 Our Responsibilities As Believers REVIEW 3:15-17 What directs our new life? The peace of Christ stems from its source so it is divine in nature and it is given control over our hearts – it rules and unifies making us members of one body. The message of Christ dwells within us, is at home within us. Let it dwell in us richly as without it we are spiritually poor. There is a reason we find…
Colossians

Colossians 2:16-3:4

Colossians 2:16-3:4, July 04, 2019 Jesus Plus Nothing = Everything, Part 2 Review: Why become a Christian? What does one get out of becoming a Christian? Your answer? 2:4 Warning against false teachers deceive and seek to persuade. The deceive when they teach anything outside of Christ. 2:6-7 How Walk in Christ? 1) Live in faith, 2) Walk in Christ (Him), 3) Your faith rooted in Him alone, 4) built up in Him by building spiritual lives of success, 5)…
Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.

Resurrection Sunday 2019

Anointed Twice Mark 14:1-9 An anointing of Jesus with nard by a woman who would be remembered wherever the gospel Acts 10:37-38 Peter speaks of God anointing Jesus after His baptism Last Supper Mark 14:22-25 Jesus provides instructions for communion that we follow to this day. This was followed by His arrest, flogging, crucifixion – and burial. Three days later He rose to unbelief. Unbelief/Belief Mark 16:9-13 The unbelief was incredible! Three witnesses, yet the unbelief persisted. Mark 16:14 Jesus…
Mark 8:34

Mark 8:1-9:1

Review: 7:31-37 If the people in the region where amazed at what Jesus had done for the demon possessed man in chapter 5, here they were overwhelmed with amazement or utterly amazed because here was a man they brought to Jesus who was deaf and dumb, both incredibly real physical problems. These were Gentiles and this is made clear when we look at Matthew 15:30-31 where Gentiles praised the God of Israel because of Jesus. 8:1-9 From Jesus’ words it…
If you declare with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.

Romans 10:1-20

REVIEW: We need to be rescued from our sins which are leading us directly to death. Who will rescue us? Chapter 8 We have a living relationship with Christ – because of the indwelling of the Holy Spirit … there can be no such relationship without the Spirit. As Christians over time we experience a spiritual evolution of sorts as we conform ourselves to the image that is Jesus. Chapter 9 God is sovereign and no one deserves to go…
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

1 Thessalonians 5:4-28

Review 4:13-18 Believers who die, their spirits live with Jesus until He returns then they join with their new resurrected immortal bodies, living believers will then join Jesus and fellow believers in the clouds. We are to encourage one another with such knowledge. This compare closely Paul’s letter to Titus in Titus 2:12-15 5:1-3 The Day of the Lord is described occurring after the rapture of the church. Non-believers will have to live through what is known as the Time…