Sermons on Choosing Jesus

Sermons on Choosing Jesus

OVERCOME YOUR INNER ENEMIES – SIN (Romans 7:15-24)”

1. Understanding our human condition. A. We are created in the image of God and made to be with him. B. We are corrupted by sin and separated from God. C. We have another identity.2. Jesus redeems us. A. Jesus forgives us. B. Jesus frees us. C. Jesus gives us a new identity.3. We overcome by living what Christ has done for us. A. We receive the new birth. B. We claim our new identity. C. We live by the…

OVERCOME YOUR INNER ENEMIES – FEAR (Joshua 1:9)

in Joshua 1:9; God is reminding us that HE IS ALWAYS IN CONTROL, that we need to be strong and courageous, to obey God’s Word thoughtfully and wholeheartedly, and not to be frightened or discouraged. In our daily lives, Fear is a constant battle, but we are asked that we need to UNDERSTAND and OVERCOME those fears and LET GOD DO HIS WILL. We need to put in our hearts and minds that GOD is bigger than the fear or…

OVERCOME YOUR INNER ENEMIES – Series (1 Samuel 17:32-50)

We overcome our enemies when God is with us. When will look at the physical battle between David and Goliath, we might give too much credit to David’s skill with the sling and stone and miss the key to his success. It was that God was with him. Success comes when God is with us and God is with us when we like David are people after God’s heart. Series Summary: The shepherd boy, David, defeating the the giant, champion…

Jesus is Lord (Colossians 1:15-20)

In Colossians 1:15-20 What does it mean to say Jesus is Lord? He is our GOD (YHWH), He is the IMAGE of God, He is the RULER as through His power all things were made. He is our CREATOR of everything. He is our RECONCILER of God and People. What does it mean to say Jesus is my Lord? This is by pledging our loyalty and allegiance to Jesus, pledging to submit, to obey to Him. In all of this…

CHOSEN Series #3 [ Chosen To Be Changed By God ]

God chose you to be changed: from a citizen of the world to a child of God; from living for self to living for God; from promoting self to lifting Jesus high; from a life of uncertainty to a life in glory. 9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession …… i  Peter 2:9 New International Version (NIV)   For I know the plans I have for you,” says the LORD. “They are…

“CHOSEN” Series [#1- You are Chosen By God]

This is the first of a series -” CHOSEN ” You are special. Such that God chose you.  Chosen for a reason. Chosen for a purpose. Find your “rai·son d’ê·tre. I Peter 2:9, 10  But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession ……

“YOU BELONG HERE”

“No man is an island …. every man is part of… the main ( ?creation? ).”  John Dunne penned this in his Meditation XVII. Do you belong? Why? ? To whom???  In the final analysis, you are God’s creation for a personalized purpose.   John 16:15  15 All that belongs to the Father is mine …… Isaiah 43:1  “But now, thus says the LORD, your Creator, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel, “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;…

Greater Than Jesus?

Can I do greater things than Jesus?  Really?  Listen. See how it can be possible. 12″Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these …” 13 And I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. 14 You may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it” John 14:12-14

2018 is Going to be Great: Repentance

New Year’s Resolutions may be hard to keep, but pleasing God is one goal that we can all do. In this last message of the series, we examine what it means to be repentant and how that not only pleases God, but also blesses our new year. Although today we may not like the word “repentance”, Acts tells us that repentance has always been a part of true Biblical faith. The three main steps to repentance are changing your mind,…