Sermons on Choosing Jesus

Sermons on Choosing Jesus

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,…

2018 is Going to Be Great: Obedience Shows Others Who You Love

New Year’s Resolutions may be hard to keep, but pleasing God is one goal that we can all do. Romans 5:8 tells us that we please the Lord simply by being His children, and 1 John 5:1-3 says that we obey God because He is our loving Father. Obedience even enriches our relationship with the Lord and improves our lives, but what else does obedience do? John 14:30-31 tells us that through his obedience to the Father, Jesus revealed to…

2018 is Going to be Great: Obedience Leads to Intimacy

New Year’s Resolutions may be hard to keep, but pleasing God is one goal that we can all do. Romans 5:8 tells us that we please the Lord simply by being His children, and 1 John 5:1-3 says that we obey God because He is our loving Father. But what does obedience do for us? John 14:15-24 tells us that obedience enriches our relationship with the Lord because obedience leads to intimacy. It is an intentional and natural result of…

2018 is Going to be Great: Why We Obey God

New Year’s Resolutions may be hard to keep, but pleasing God is one goal that we can all do. Romans 5:8 tells us that we please the Lord simply by being His children, so if we already please God, why should we obey Him? 1 John 5:1-3 tells us that since the Lord is our loving Father, obedience comes from a familial, not legalistic relationship. This means that when we obey God, this relationship with Him is enriched, not constrained.…

2018 is Going to be Great: Grace Fuelled Obedience

New Year’s Resolutions may be hard to keep, but pleasing God is one goal that we can all do.  Romans 5:8 tells us that we please the Lord simply by being His children, but God finds even more pleasure in us when we obey Him.  We follow His rules because they enhance our relationship as His children, not to become or remain in His family.  So for this new year we can strive to embrace His delight in us and…
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