Sermons on Gospel

We Get It All

Text: Ephesians 2:1-10 Summary: The Gospel means the Good News. It’s God’s plan to rescue us from our hopeless condition by sending Jesus to live the life we couldn’t live and die the death we deserved. But most people, including many in our churches, don’t understand the message of the Gospel. God made it all.…

He Made It All

Text: Acts 17:22-29 Summary:The term “gospel” is used so often that many of us don’t know what the gospel actually is.  We know it technically means good news, but several questions come to mind. What is this good news?  Good news for who? What is the bad news? Why should it matter to me? Many…

The Great Commission, Part 1

Text: Luke 24:36-53 Summary: Following the sermons on the Great Commandment (to love God and to love people) we now focus on the Great Commission. If we love God and other people we are compelled to be concerned about the most important truth they could ever know – how to be in a relationship with…

Solas

Text: Various On October 31, 1517, a thirty-three year old priest named Martin Luther nailed 95 questions and statements to the door of The Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany.  The “theses” were designed to spark discussion about some of the practices and theology of the Church…but they did more than that.  Luther’s action ignited a movement…

No Not One

Paul now summarizes everything he has been teaching in Romans 1:18-3:8. He uses a series of quotes from the Old Testament to establish the universal and comprehensive sinfulness of mankind. He covers three main focus points; Character, Conversation and Conduct. But for some his description looks like an exaggeration because it appears true that many…