Sermons on Discipleship
Today, we conclude a two-part series talking about The Heart of the Gospel. When we talk about heart issues, we are digging deep below the surface to investigate what is really going on. Let’s consider the heart of the Gospel today as we realize the heart of the Gospel is about what God does in us, on us, and through us. Key Texts: James 1:27, Micah 6:8 ESV
To know Jesus, we need to know the written Word of God, which is the Bible.
Essential jobs and essential activities…what about ESSENTIAL TRUTH?
With frequent rants both publicly and on social media, we are constantly engaged with others who are simultaneously very opinionated and easily offended.
What it means for us to be seen as a Christian is that we live like Jesus has made a difference in our lives.
What would it mean for us to realize that everything we do reflects on the name of Jesus?
As Part 3 of the Litmus Test series, this week’s message “Credibility” offers a good standard for determining what it looks like for us to follow Jesus. What proof or evidence is there that someone is truly a follower of Jesus? The “fruit of the spirit” offers some helpful guidance. Key Scriptures: John 15:5-8 (NLT), Galatians 5:22-23 (NLT)
What does a Christian have to say or believe in order to be considered a Christian? There is one confession that cost even the earliest disciples their lives: “Jesus is Lord.” What does “Jesus is Lord” mean for us today? Key Scriptures: 1 Corinthians 12:3, Romans 10:9-10 (NIV)
Retirement does not exist in the Kingdom of God. While we might be retired now or dream of retirement one day, we do not retire from the work of being a disciple of Jesus. Once we begin our journey with Jesus, what is next? Join us as we look into how God is never done working through us and how God is never done working on us. Key Text: 2 Timothy 1:8-9 (NLT)
What do we do when we are tempted to escape early? How do we stay faithful in the midst of tempting moments even during Lent this year? Rev. Jamie Ellis leads us through an explanation of what it means for us as followers of Jesus to be in wilderness moments. Key Text: Matthew 4:1-11