Sermons from October 2013

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The Biblical Doctrine of Submission


I PETER 2:18-20 SHORT OUTLINE; Submit to Masters or Employers 2:18-20 Submit in fear. Submit to both the good and unfair master or employer. Submit for conscience sake, that is, conscience toward God. Submit in order to secure God’s acceptance. The study for today is one that Christians don’t really want to hear.  However, it […]

As a Christian, Why Should I Be Obedient to Government?


I PETER 2:13-17 – ROMANS 13:1-7 I. INTRODUCTION Outline – from the Preacher’s Outline & Sermon Bible 1.  Submit to national and local leaders. a.  Because they are sent by God. b.  Because they execute justice for God. c.  Because good behavior silences critics of Christ. 2.  Live as free citizens, yet as servants of God. […]

Reaching Out With Your Bucket of Love


LUKE 5:12-16 Perhaps you have never thought much about it but you have an eternal bucket of love that can’t be emptied, called the Fruit of the Spirit, produced by the Holy Spirit who is God and eternal.  (Galatians 5:22-23)  Today I would challenge us to think about the Biblical them of :  “Reaching Out.”  […]

Growing by Abstaining from Fleshly Lusts


I PETER 2:10-13 – PART TWO Three reasons for abstaining from fleshly lusts: You are strangers and pilgrims on earth. Lust wars against your soul Unbelievers are watching.  a.  They speak against you.  b.  They can experience “the day of visitation” through your:        1.  Good works        2.  They will glorify God. Previously we […]