Sermons by Bob Evans

“An Old Foe”

Text: Nehemiah 6 Nehemiah 6 records the continued heavy opposition faced by Nehemiah as he labored to rebuild the wall of Jerusalem. Any conflict between human beings which produces divisions, fabrications, accusations and fear is caused by the invisible hand of a great spiritual enemy named Satan. As we examine Nehemiah’s conflicts we will discover the…

The Unkingly King

Text: Matthew 21:1-11 For three years of Jesus’ public ministry He constantly avoided recognition and publicity. He knew people would misunderstand his Messianic mission and seek to install him as a ruler. But he did not come to reign. He came to die. But on Palm Sunday he finally allowed the multitude to vent their…

True or False

Text: James 3:13-18 The entire book of James is a practical exhortation to apply true wisdom to everyday life. In 3:13-18 James demonstrates the impact of both unspiritual (worldly) wisdom and divine wisdom on our personal relationships. Unspiritual wisdom is destructive for the perpetrator and the victim, because it is ultimately based on lies. Divine…

Seeing and Believing

Text: James 1:1 James, the half-brother of Jesus, became the leader of the church in Jerusalem. But during Jesus’ ministry he was a skeptic and doubter, until one powerful event completely changed his life. James wrote his letter to Jewish Christians scattered around the region. The contents are bold and brash. James’ core message is…

The Relentless Love of Christ

Romans 8 concludes with a celebration of triumph for the enduring love of God for His people. The amazing promise of 8:28 is followed by rich evidences of God’s love. We discover that He loved you from eternity past (8:29-30). He loves you in the present moment, especially when the voices of condemnation and unworthiness…