With all the "stuff" that information technology offers us, are we really coming out on top? We are constantly wired into things that can give us constant anxiety. When we are too thickly immersed in information technology there are certain skills that we fail to develop. It's not as simple as just counting on the... Read More
1 Peter 3:1-8 - This sermon is from the same passage we looked at a few weeks ago when we talked about adornment. However we're looking at it from a different angle this morning. Characteristics of an Excellent Wife An excellent wife needs to be submissive - Peter suggests that the holy women have understood... Read More
This morning we're talking about progressive sanctification. This is a subject that can take hours and hours of a class, so we won't be able to chase down all details. What do we mean by progressive sanctification? Progressively separated from sin and more dedicated to righteousness with the result being that the Christian becomes progressively... Read More
1 Peter 3:16-17 - We know that Nero was the emperor at this point, he wasn't kind to many people under him, Christians and non-christians. Peter is talking about the Roman government and he tells us a number of things here. Obey the government. Identify them as God ordained even if they are not Christ-honoring.... Read More
We've read the Bible, the New Testament and the epistles and the greetings and closing farewell blessings many of them have. They are encouraging to read, but we often buzz over them like they are filler and polite expressions. If we read them thoughtfully though, there is power to be found in those words. Romans... Read More
This is a father's day sermon, but there are things here for all of us. Ephesians 5:23, Ephesians 6:1-4 - The responsibility is placed on the father for his family.
This morning we'll begin with a brief summary of the resurrection story. The disciples were so sure that Jesus was the Messiah. They had followed Jesus, they saw the lame walk, the blind have their sight restored, they saw Jesus living a perfect and holy life. Peter said emphatically, "You are the Christ, the Son... Read More