Sermons on Worship

Sermons on Worship

Ephesians

Ephesians 4:1-16

Ephesians 4:1-16, September 8, 2019 Living a Worthy Life of the Calling REVIEW The Prayer 3:14-21   What does this mean for us? To us? ​​This is Paul’s introduction to chapters 4-6 and his instructions for us there. 4:1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.   How in the world am I supposed to do that? How am I to live a life worthy of…
Ephesians

Ephesians 3:1-21

Ephesians 3:1-21, September 1, 2019 Review – Mystery Revealed – Paul’s Prayer OPEN WITH A PRAYER  Lord I pray that out of Your glorious riches You will strengthen everyone here with power through Your Spirit in their inner beings, so that Christ will dwell in their hearts through faith. And I pray that each of you, being rooted and established in love, will have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high…
Ephesians

Ephesians 2:11-22

Ephesians 2:11-22, August 25, 2019 BUT NOW and CONSEQUENTLY Ephesians 2:1-10 Review 2:1-3 Past/Dead 2:4-7 Present/Made Alive 2:7-9 Future/Because of and By Grace 2:10   Future/To Do Good Works  Here in v10 Paul is seen in agreement with James 2:17-18  17 In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.18 But someone will say, “You have faith; I have deeds.”Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by my deeds.…

Colossians 2:1-15

Colossians 2:1-15, June 30, 2019 Jesus plus nothing equals Everything Why become a Christian? What does one get out of becoming a Christian? Your answer? 2:1 Three groups. Believers at Colossae, believers at Laodicea (11 miles west of Colossae), and all beievers Paul had not met or taught. . 2:2 Purpose of Paul’s teaching. To encourage. To unite in spite of all the outside teachings and united in love for God and one another (see verse 3:14). To assure via…