Sermons from September 2018

Sermons from September 2018

Rooted and Established

Colossians 2:6-8 Alive in Christ 6 Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him,7 rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving. 8 See to it that no one takes you captive by philosophy and empty deceit, according to human tradition, according to the elemental spirits[a] of the world, and not…

The Path to Maturity

Colossians 1:24-2:5 Paul’s Ministry to the Church 24 Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in Christ’s afflictions for the sake of his body, that is, the church, 25 of which I became a minister according to the stewardship from God that was given to me for you, to make the word of God fully known, 26 the…

Who Is Jesus?

Sermon Notes:   1. Jesus is Lord of All. a) Jesus is the visible manifestation of God. b) Jesus is Creator, Sustainer, and the source of all life. c) Jesus is preeminent!   2. Jesus Makes Everything Right. a) God reconciled all things to Himself through Jesus Christ. b) Christians must hold firm to the hope of the amazing truth of the Gospel!    …

A Good Beginning

Colossians 1:1-14 Greeting 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, 2 To the saints and faithful brothers[a] in Christ at Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father. Thanksgiving and Prayer 3 We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, 4 since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and…

A Great Command

Sermon Notes: Matthew 22:34-40 34 But when the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together. 35 And one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. 36 “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” 37 And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. 38…