Jesus

What is the Cost of Being a Follower of Jesus?

Luke 14:25-33, Luke 9:23-26, Matthew 16:24-26 What is a disciple? A dictionary definition: ‘A disciple is a follower, or student of a teacher, leader or philosopher.’   All of Jesus’ disciples were learners required to abide in His word… John 8:32-42. This meant not only that they were to listen to what He said, but…

Creation

Creation: The Foundation of the Christian Faith

I am sure many of us have the following questions: Why do I exist? Is there a God who created me or do I exist because of some kind of a process- some kind of chance event?   Of course we are familiar with the term “evolution” and throughout this message we want to resolve…

Baptism of the Holy Spirit

Baptism of the Holy Spirit (part 1)

Today’s sermon focuses on Acts 10:38. This will be part one of three parts that we will examine on the subject of the baptism of the Holy Spirit. In Luke 3:16, we read concerning John the Baptist that Jesus will baptize you in the Holy Spirit and in fire. In John 1:33, again John the Baptist…

David and Saul

The Answer of Faith to the Advice of Fear

Today’s sermon is based on Psalms 11. In this Psalm, you will find that David was running away from King Saul.  David, in this time of need sought advice from his friends. Although his friends meant well in giving their advice to him, their advice stemmed from an earthly wisdom. Regardless of this, David lifts…

Holy Bible

The Authority of the Word

The Bible text for today’s sermon is 2 Timothy 3:1-17.   There is a very definite link between moral decline and the authority of Scripture. Adherence, obedience to the written Word of God… Is the only way to remain in the faith in days like today!   You know well that the Word of God has…

Freedom

Jesus Brings Real Freedom

The text for today’s sermon is John 8:32- 36. 1. Jesus wants to set us free from the pain of our past a) Jesus wants to set us free from the pain of resentment. At some point in our life time we have been hurt by people either intentionally or unintentionally. What is still hurting us from…

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What Evil Has He Done?

  Today’s sermon focuses on Matthew 27:11-26.   Jesus was spotless and pure in His character.   When Jesus walked on this earth, there was something about Him that no one has ever seen before. He is a true original and unique in every way. Jesus Christ is the sinless One. There have been many…

Salvation - be born again

So Great Salvation!

“1 So we must listen very carefully to the truth we have heard, or we may drift away from it. 2 For the message God delivered through angels has always stood firm, and every violation of the law and every act of disobedience was punished. 3 So what makes us think we can escape if…

Holy Spirit baptism

Baptism and Possession

Our aim today is to speak of the baptism of the Holy Spirit which is essential for occupying in the Kingdom of God, and to achieve all He has called us to achieve. My last message was entitled “Baptism and Deliverance.” It was a message that spoke to us about a number of things including…

Baptism

Baptism and Deliverance

Today’s sermon focuses on Exodus 14:1-16, 21-28. My aim is to share that through baptism we can have victory over the enemy in our lives. “Then the Lord gave these instructions to Moses: “Order the Israelites to turn back and camp…Then Pharaoh will think, ‘The Israelites are confused … After this the Egyptians will know that I…