Sermons on Christian Living (Page 3)

Sermons on Christian Living (Page 3)

The Shield of Faith

Sunday, August 4, 2019. The Shield of Faith. – 6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with fear and trembling, with a…

The Breastplate of Righteousness

Sunday, July 21, 2019. The Breastplate of Righteousness. – . 6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with fear and trembling, with…

The Belt of Truth

Sunday, July 14, 2019. The Belt of Truth. . 6:1 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 “that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.” 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. 5 Slaves, obey your earthly masters with fear and trembling, with a…

Unlocking the Mystery of Contentment

Sunday, July 7, 2019. Unlocking the Mystery of Contentment. – . 10 I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at length you have revived your concern for me. You were indeed concerned for me, but you had no opportunity. 11 Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content. 12 I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have…

What are We Thankful for?

Sunday, June 30, 2019. What are We Thankful for? – . 16:1 Preserve me, O God, for in you I take refuge. 2 I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord;I have no good apart from you.” 3 As for the saints in the land, they are the excellent ones,in whom is all my delight. 4 The sorrows of those who run after another god shall multiply;their drink offerings of blood I will not pour outor take their names on my lips. 5 The…

We are Heirs of God’s Promise

Sunday, June 23, 2019. We are Heirs of God’s Promise. . 23 Now before faith came, we were held captive under the law, imprisoned until the coming faith would be revealed. 24 So then, the law was our guardian until Christ came, in order that we might be justified by faith. 25 But now that faith has come, we are no longer under a guardian, 26 for in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God, through faith. 27 For as many of you as…

What is the Purpose of the Law?

Sunday, June 16, 2019. What is the Purpose of the Law? . 19 Why then the law? It was added because of transgressions, until the offspring should come to whom the promise had been made, and it was put in place through angels by an intermediary. 20 Now an intermediary implies more than one, but God is one. 21 Is the law then contrary to the promises of God? Certainly not! For if a law had been given that could give life, then…

Doing Good for God is Not Always Easy

Sunday, June 2, 2019. Doing Good for God is Not Always Easy. – . 16 As we were going to the place of prayer, we were met by a slave girl who had a spirit of divination and brought her owners much gain by fortune-telling. 17 She followed Paul and us, crying out, “These men are servants of the Most High God, who proclaim to you the way of salvation.” 18 And this she kept doing for many days. Paul, having become greatly…

IMMOVABLE – The Chaos of Conflict

Sunday, May 26, 2019. IMMOVABLE – The Chaos of Conflict. – 25 Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members one of another. 26 Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, 27 and give no opportunity to the devil. 28 Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest work with his own hands, so that he may have…

IMMOVABLE – The Chaos of a Full Plate

Sunday, May 19, 2019. IMMOVABLE – The Chaos of a Full Plate. – . 6:1 Now in these days when the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists arose against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution. 2 And the twelve summoned the full number of the disciples and said, “It is not right that we should give up preaching the word of God to serve tables. 3 Therefore, brothers, pick out from among you…

IMMOVABLE – The Chaos We Create

Sunday, April 28, 2019. IMMOVABLE – The Chaos We Create. – 51:1 Have mercy on me, O God,according to your steadfast love;according to your abundant mercyblot out my transgressions. 2 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity,and cleanse me from my sin! 3 For I know my transgressions,and my sin is ever before me. 4 Against you, you only, have I sinnedand done what is evil in your sight,so that you may be justified in your wordsand blameless in your judgment. 5 Behold, I was brought…

Enduring the Desert

Sunday, March 10, 2019. Enduring the Desert. . 4:1 And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness 2 for forty days, being tempted by the devil. And he ate nothing during those days. And when they were ended, he was hungry. 3 The devil said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command this stone to become bread.” 4 And Jesus answered him, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live…

We Are Clay Pots

Sunday, March 3, 2019. We Are Clay Pots. . 4:1 Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. 2 But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice cunning or to tamper with God’s word, but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to everyone’s conscience in the sight of God. 3 And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled only to those who are perishing. 4 In their case…