Below is the sermon transcript from this Sunday. The link to the audio is here, the sermon is titled “Benefit of the Doubt”: npberean.org/sermons-2 The Argument And when they came to the disciples, they saw a great crowd around them, and scribes arguing with them. And immediately all the crowd, when they saw him, were greatly […]Read more "Benefit of the Doubt (Mark 9:14-29)"
And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, [Jesus] interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself. – Luke 24:27 For if you believed Moses, you would believe me; for he wrote of me. – John 5:46 In 2011 The Gospel Coalition hosted their national conference “They Testify About Me: Preaching Jesus and […]Read more "“They Testify About Me”"
We have been discussing every Wednesday the radical transformation that happens when someone puts their faith in the Gospel of Jesus Christ. We have said that there is a supernatural inner-transformation that happens in the depths of our hearts that bubbles up and spills over into a changed life. This is what the Bible calls […]Read more "Spiritual Fruit: Peace (Ps. 46)"
JOY We have been saying that all true change does not come from conforming to an outward set of rules, but comes from an inward transformation. What we are trying to do with this quick survey of the fruit of the Spirit is not to give steps to take to act like a person who […]Read more "Spiritual Fruit: Joy (Phil. 4:4)"
But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are opposed to each other, to keep you from doing the things you want to do. […]Read more "How to Change (Pt. 2, Gal. 5:16-25)"
In my undergraduate study of the book of Genesis, as a final project I had to study six thematic principles in Gen. 3:1-7. This is the fourth study: Now the serpent…said to the woman, “Did God actually say, ‘You shall not of any tree in the garden’?” (Gen. 3:1) Satan, in the form of a serpent, […]Read more "The Tactics of the Serpent"
A great many learned men are defending the gospel; no doubt it is a very proper and right thing to do, yet I always notice that, when there are most books of that kind, it is because the gospel itself is not being preached. Suppose a number of persons were to take it into their […]Read more "Let the Lion Out – Spurgeon"