When Sanctification Makes You Sweat

In light of the clear and ever present danger of doctrinal compromise facing the church and the priority of conformity to Christ, believers must be willing to sweat for each others’ sanctification. The Apostle Paul models this for us. While incarcerated for the preaching of the gospel, he looks out over the horizon and struggles for believers. He prays for them, writes…

The Timeless Priority of Christian Ministry

Too often we forget the beautiful sufficiency of Christ. As a result we oftentimes grow complacent in our service, our priorities get a bit skewed for one another and we dangerously wander down other avenues of focus. The Apostle Paul is, once again, a refreshing correction for us here this morning. In this passage we see that as a result of the…

Learning Ministry from a Hall of Famer

The privilege of serving the living Christ is far too often compartmentalized resulting in a lack of steam to fulfill the charge. The Apostle Paul pivots out of his statements of Christ’s towering preeminence in verses 15-20 and shows how he personally viewed the privilege of ministry.

The Resume of Jesus, Part 5

Throughout history there is perhaps no one who has been more widely mistaken than Jesus. There have been attempts to recast, redefine, remold and remix Jesus at every turn. Fortunately God has spoken with clarity as to who Jesus is and what he has done. In these sermons we aim to have our minds informed and reformed by the biblical Jesus.

The Resume of Jesus, Part 4

Throughout history there is perhaps no one who has been more widely mistaken than Jesus. There have been attempts to recast, redefine, remold and remix Jesus at every turn. Fortunately God has spoken with clarity as to who Jesus is and what he has done. In these sermons we aim to have our minds informed and reformed by the biblical Jesus.

The Resume of Jesus, Part 3

Throughout history there is perhaps no one who has been more widely mistaken than Jesus. There have been attempts to recast, redefine, remold and remix Jesus at every turn. Fortunately God has spoken with clarity as to who Jesus is and what he has done. In these sermons we aim to have our minds informed and reformed by the biblical Jesus.

The Resume of Jesus, Part 2

Throughout history there is perhaps no one who has been more widely mistaken than Jesus. There have been attempts to recast, redefine, remold and remix Jesus at every turn. Fortunately God has spoken with clarity as to who Jesus is and what he has done. In these sermons we aim to have our minds informed and reformed by the biblical Jesus.

The Resume of Jesus, Part 1

Throughout history there is perhaps no one who has been more widely mistaken than Jesus. There have been attempts to recast, redefine, remold and remix Jesus at every turn. Fortunately God has spoken with clarity as to who Jesus is and what he has done. In these sermons we aim to have our minds informed and reformed by the biblical Jesus.

Why the Gospel Should Make You Happy

According to Scripture, part of walking in a manner that pleases the Lord is to be thankful (1:12). It is not just what we have been saved from that should ignite and sustain our praise but what we have been saved to. In this passage we are called to sit and stare at the glorious gospel of Jesus Christ and in so…