Sermons from November 2022

Eternal Life Part 1

THE PURPOSE OF JESUS’S COMING Genesis 1:24-27 (NKJV) God said, “Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind: cattle and creeping thing and beast of the earth, each according to its kind”; and it was so. And God made the beast of the earth according to its kind, cattle according to its kind, and everything that creeps on the earth according to its kind. And God saw that it was good. Then God said, “Let Us…

Tithing and the New Testament Part 2

JESUS OUR HIGH PRIEST We learned: The word “tithe” is found in the New Testament, the concept of tithing is also found in the New Testament, and the New Testament teaches us to tithe. The difference is: God’s goal is the same—love. How we get there is what changed. Hebrews 7:11-22 (CW) If the Levitical priesthood could have perfected our relationship with God through the law, then why do the Scriptures talk about a different high priest to come, one…

Tithing and the New Testament Part 1

IS TITHING IN THE NEW TESTAMENT? Luke 11:39-42 (TLB) Jesus said, “You Pharisees wash the outside, but inside you are still dirty—full of greed and wickedness! Fools! Didn’t God make the inside as well as the outside? Purity is best demonstrated by generosity. But woe to you Pharisees! For though you are careful to tithe even the smallest part of your income, you completely forget about justice and the love of God. You should tithe, yes, but you should not…

The Armor of God Part 6

THE SWORD OF THE SPIRIT Ephesians 6:11-17 (NIV) Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able…