Sermons by Dr. Craig Dale

Sermons by Dr. Craig Dale

Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow

Sermon #8 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 16. Sermon Title: “Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow” Sermon In a Sentence: “When you make the Lord your Supreme Treasure, you will possess strength for today and a bright hope for tomorrow.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

From Foolish to Forgiven

Sermon #7 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 14. Sermon Title: From Foolish to Forgiven Sermon In a Sentence: “Don’t be foolish and continue in your rejection of God, but rather, humble yourself before Him in repentance and receive the salvation that He offers to you through Jesus Christ.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

From Sighing to Singing

Sermon #6 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 13. Sermon Title: From Sighing to Singing Sermon In a Sentence: “When God delays and you feel abandoned, pour out your heart to Him, trust in His unfailing love, and allow your troubled sigh to turn to thankful song.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

Worship the Majesty of God

Sermon #5 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 8. Sermon Title: Worship the Majesty of God Sermon In a Sentence: “His creation of the universe and His care of humanity should cause your soul to burst forth in humble adoration of the majestic God who loved you enough to send His Son to be your Savior.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

A Psalm for Cramped Spaces

Sermon #4 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 3. Sermon Title: A Psalm for Cramped Spaces Sermon In a Sentence: “If you find yourself in a tight spot or a cramped space brought on by the pain of rejection and conflict, draw near to the Lord and allow His joy and peace to give you room and let you rest.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

When Trouble Comes

Sermon #3 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 3. Sermon Title: When Trouble Comes Sermon In a Sentence: “Because every single one of us are by nature defiant rebels against God, He has powerfully and decisively set His Son on the throne to end that rebellion, and sent His Spirit to call all rebels everywhere to submit to and take refuge in the Lord Jesus Christ or suffer His eternal wrath.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

Why Do the Nations Rage?

Sermon #2 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 2. Sermon Title: Why Do the Nations Rage? Sermon In a Sentence: “Because every single one of us are by nature defiant rebels against God, He has powerfully and decisively set His Son on the throne to end that rebellion, and sent His Spirit to call all rebels everywhere to submit to and take refuge in the Lord Jesus Christ or suffer His eternal wrath.”
Sermon Series Psalms: Songs of the Heart

Are You Blessed?

Sermon #1 from the Series: Psalms: Songs from the Heart Scripture: Psalm 1. Sermon In a Sentence: “The person who would be blessed must reject the way of the ungodly that leads to destruction and enter upon the path that leads to eternal life through faith in Jesus Christ.”

Everlasting Joy and Transcendent Peace

Sermon #10 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: What the Holy Spirit Does” Scripture: John 16:16-33. Sermon In a Sentence: “Because of Jesus’ sacrificial death and triumphant resurrection, those who place their faith in Him will be gifted with everlasting joy and transcendent peace.”

What the Holy Spirit Does

Sermon #9 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: What the Holy Spirit Does” Scripture: John 16:4b-15. Sermon In a Sentence: “The Holy Spirit brings glory to Jesus by guiding His disciples into all truth, and by bringing conviction of guilt to the world when the reliable testimony of the Scriptures is faithfully proclaimed.”

Hated and Persecuted by the World

Sermon #8 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: Hated and Persecuted by the World” Scripture: John 15:18-16:4. Sermon In a Sentence: “While we who are Jesus’ disciples will encounter hatred and persecution, we are helped by the Holy Spirit who empowers us to remain His faithful witnesses.”

Friendship with Jesus

Sermon #7 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: Friendship with Jesus” Scripture: John 15:12-17. Sermon In a Sentence: “Those who are friends of Jesus love His friends, obey His commandments, understand His truth, and bear fruit for His kingdom.”

Abiding in Christ

Sermon #6 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: Abiding in Christ” Scripture: John 15:1-11. Sermon In a Sentence: “The more we abide in Christ by loving and obeying Him, the more fruitful we will be; the more fruitful we are, the more joy we will possess.”

The Remedy for Troubled Hearts, pt.2

Sermon #5 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: The Remedy for Troubled Hearts pt. 2” Scripture: John 14:15-31. Sermon In a Sentence: “Untroubled hearts enjoy a supernatural peace resulting from the intimate fellowship they have with Jesus through the indwelling Holy Spirit whom Jesus promises to those who love and obey Him.”

The Remedy for Troubled Hearts

Sermon #4 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: The Remedy for Troubled Hearts” Scripture: John 14:1-14. Sermon In a Sentence: “To have untroubled hearts, we must trust Jesus because His word is true, He is the only way to the Father, and He makes the Father known.”

The Glory of Christ

Sermon #3 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: The Remedy for Troubled Hearts” Scripture: John 14:1-14. Sermon In a Sentence: “To have untroubled hearts, we must trust Jesus because His word is true, He is the only way to the Father, and He makes the Father known.”

Judas the Betrayer

Sermon #2 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: Judas the Betrayer” Scripture: John 13:18-30. Sermon In a Sentence: “Judas’ act of betrayal is both a warning to not confuse Christian activity, having a Christian reputation, or exposure to Christian doctrine with an actual relationship with Christ, and an invitation to receive Christ’s love and gift of eternal life through faith in His atoning sacrifice.”

Jesus Washes His Disciples’ Feet

Sermon #1 in the series “Lessons from the Upper Room” – “Sermon Title: Jesus Washes His Disciples’ Feet Scripture: John 13:1-17. Sermon In a Sentence: “Because the Lord Jesus loved us to the end by serving us through His self-sacrifice, our only hope is to receive His love and live a life of selfless service and purposeful sacrifice for the sake of the gospel.”

Pressing Forward While Standing Firm!

Sermon Title: Pressing Forward While Standing Firm! Scripture: Philippians 3:12-4:1. Sermon In a Sentence: “Becoming spiritually mature demands standing firm in the Lord while also pressing forward in your commitment to become more and more like Christ.”

The Resurrected Jesus Brings Hope!

Sermon Series: Easter Sunday 2020 Sermon Title: The Resurrected Jesus Brings Hope! Scripture: John 20:11-18. Sermon In a Sentence: “Easter Sunday is a day of rejoicing because the resurrected Jesus brings hope – both now and forever!”