Contributing sermons since Aug 21, 2002
Contributed on Sep 3, 2002
How does Christ see us as the church? He has made us with a purpose, and how He sees us demonstrates that purpose.
Introduction -- In Alaska the mosquitoes are horrible during the summer. Most people wonder why God created them. But we know that God had a purpose for them, and for us! If we can see ourselves as god sees us, it helps us to understand our purpose in life. Background -- Revelation is a symbolic ...read more
Contributed on Aug 29, 2002
As Christians we need to re-examine why we do what we do from time to time, to make sure it is for His glory.
Introduction -- Why are we here? What and who are we living for? Before we give the same "pat" answers, we need to re-examine ourselves to be sure we are living for Christ and not for ourselves. I. The Motivation of Paul Why did Paul preach, risk his life, and give up the pleasures of this ...read more
Contributed on Aug 21, 2002
Christians take the grace of God for granted, and often complain about God’s blessings.
"Grumbling About Grace" Matthew 20:1-16 Intro: Most of us hear the phrase "its not fair!" too many times to count. Sometimes we are the ones who are saying it. But of all the things to grumble about, Grace should not be one of them. Yet, we often do grumble about God’s grace. Background: Matthew ...read more