Sermons from May 2016

Sermons from May 2016

Do Not Love the World

Sermon #5 from the series: “The Epistles of John” (Scripture Reference: 1 John 2:12-17 ). Sermon in Sentence – “If our testimony is that through Christ we have been forgiven of our sins, have come to know the Father and have experienced His victory, then we must not fall prey to the temptation to give our affections to a corrupt and fleeting world system that is in fundamental rebellion against God.”

The Tests of Obedience and Love

Sermon #4 from the series: “The Epistles of John” (Scripture Reference: 1 John 2:3-11 ). Sermon in Sentence – “The relevance or irrelevance of a past profession of faith is proven by a present and ongoing love for the Lord demonstrated by an obedience to His command to love one another.”

How Can We Know That We Know What We Know

Sermon #3 from the series: “The Epistles of John” (Scripture Reference: 1 John 2:1-6 ). Sermon in Sentence – “Our assurance of fellowship with God is based on the atoning work of our righteous Advocate, Jesus Christ, and evidenced by our obedient lives that follow His example.”

Fellowship with the Light

Sermon #2 from the series: “The Epistles of John” (Scripture Reference: 1 John 1:5-2:2). Sermon in Sentence – “In His brilliant light, God exposes the reality of the darkness of our sin that necessitated the atoning death of Jesus Christ that cleanses us and restores our fellowship with Him.”

A Fellowship of Joy

Sermon #1 from the series: “The Epistles of John” (Scripture Reference: 1 John 1:1-4). Sermon in Sentence – “The message of the gospel is that the eternal, pre-existent Son of God became flesh and died for our sins so that we might have fellowship with Him and with each other, and that we might experience eternal joy.”