The following is an unedited sermon manuscript; for an explanation of my sermon manuscripts, click here. *Originally preached January 24th, 2021* Sermon Audio: Member’s Ministry: Give (Acts 2:42-47) 42 And they … Continue reading Member’s Ministry: Give (Acts 2:42-47)
The following is an unedited sermon manuscript; for an explanation of my sermon manuscripts, click here. *Originally preached January 17th, 2021* Sermon Audio: Member’s Ministry: Pray (1 John 5:14-15) And this … Continue reading Member’s Ministry: Pray (1 John 5:14-15)
The following is an unedited sermon manuscript; for an explanation of my sermon manuscripts, click here. *Originally preached January 10, 2021* Sermon Audio: Member’s Ministry: Speak Truth (Eph 4:11-16) And he … Continue reading Member’s Ministry: Speak Truth (Eph 4:11-16)
The following is an unedited sermon manuscript; for an explanation of my sermon manuscripts, click here. *Originally preached January 3rd, 2021* Sermon Audio: Member’s Ministry: Love (1 John 4:19-5:3) We love because … Continue reading Member’s Ministry: Love (1 John 4:19-5:3)
The following is an unedited sermon manuscript; for an explanation of my sermon manuscripts, click here. *Originally preached in October 2021* Sermon Audio: You Are the Body (1 Cor 12:12-27) What … Continue reading You Are the Body (1 Cor 12:12-27)
In the book of Revelation, aside from worship, the Church has two main functions in the world:– Testify to the truth of the Gospel– Be killed (Usually the first is … Continue reading Tempted to Despair? Don’t Be a Denethor
Face as Presence In the Bible often the word for “face” is a metonymy for “presence.” Frequently our English translations actually translate the Hebrew and Greek terms for face (פָּנֶה, … Continue reading Coram Deo: A Theology of the Face
Then the sixth angel blew his trumpet, and I heard a voice from the four horns of the golden altar before God, saying to the sixth angel who had the … Continue reading Two Hundred Million Chimaeras (Rev 9:12-21)
On these shows, the preacher is tops. God comes out as second banana. Neil Postman, Amusing Ourselves to Death, p. 117 Neil Postman wrote his classic, prophetic work, Amusing Ourselves … Continue reading Your Church Livestream Isn’t Neutral
After this I looked, and behold, a great multitude that no one could number…- Rev 7:9 At the breaking of the sixth seal, when the wrath of the Lamb is revealed, … Continue reading Who are the 144,000 in Revelation?
The four horsemen of the book of Revelation have captivated the popular imagination of many. But who are these four horsemen and what do they represent? They are the by-product … Continue reading What Are The “Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse”?
Let’s imagine that the Christian life is a road trip. At your conversion, Jesus Himself climbs into your car and He tells you: No matter what, you are going to make … Continue reading Christian, You Need Warning Passages
Like most of the country, our city just emerged from an unusually intense winter storm. In a few short days, we were sunk under a heavy blanket of snow. While … Continue reading “You! Yes, You Christian, Make Disciples”
Sermon Video: https://www.facebook.com/QuinaultBC/videos/2670491949873628/ Sermon Manuscript: 1 What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died … Continue reading Displaying Death and Life: Baptism and the Lord’s Supper
I recently preached a sermon on how Christians should think about Satan and Demons. One element that I didn’t get to explore more was a tableau from the book of … Continue reading Why Satan is Doomed: Revelation 12
If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away. For it is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole … Continue reading Fighting Sin by Seeing Rightly (Matt. 5:29-30)
Manuscript: “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy. ’ But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for … Continue reading Love Your Enemies (Matt. 5:43-48)
Here is an email response given to someone who asked me this question awhile ago – it is a question I am asked fairly frequently, so I figured it would … Continue reading Have I Committed the Unforgivable Sin?
Transcript: “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.” – Matt. 5:6 When was the last time you remember being incredibly hungry or … Continue reading Those Who Hunger & Thirst (Matt. 5:6)
Notes: What comes to your mind when you think of a “King”? A crown? Throne? Iron scepter, red-fur cape, and jewel-encrusted sword? I think of someone with total authority, power, … Continue reading The King’s Sermon (Matt. 4:23, 25, 5:1-2)
In our youth group we have been examining the book of Jonah, and had the opportunity to go through the second chapter recently. For time’s sake we simply could not cover … Continue reading Sovereign God, Responsible People
500 years ago, the church was very different than it was today. 500 years ago, the church was organized under the pope in the Roman Catholic system, which acted more … Continue reading How to Read the Bible (2 Tim. 3:14-17)
27 And they came again to Jerusalem. And as he was walking in the temple, the chief priests and the scribes and the elders came to him, 28 and they said to … Continue reading Puncturing Pretensions (Mark 11:27-33)
– Notes – Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed…My brothers, if anyone among you wanders from the truth and … Continue reading Known and Loved (James 5:16, 19-20)
Imagine with me, tomorrow you show up at school, and your best friend runs up to you, tears in their eyes, voice shaking, and says, “Everything is gone. Everything, I … Continue reading “Have You Considered My Servant Job?” (James 5:10-11)
Last week we saw James speak to a group of wealthy people who were exploiting and taking advantage of the poor. This week, James turns and speaks to the poor … Continue reading How to Suffer Well (James 5:7-10)
“What would you do if tomorrow you were given millions of dollars?” I’ve always loved that question. It’s a fun way to start a conversation with someone, and is a … Continue reading A Life Worth Losing (James 5:1-6)
How do you talk about people you don’t like? When that person who drives you crazy leaves the room, what words are quick to rush out of your mouth? How … Continue reading Thou Shalt Not Judge? (James 4:11-12)
School started last week, which means the strange phenomena of returning to the community of school-life has begun. Returning from a summer off is always strange – there is a … Continue reading Our Cheatin’ Hearts (James 4:1-10)
Can’t find what you’re looking for? Use the search form to search the site.
Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.