Monthly Archives: July 2019

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Pt IX – Luke 8:39

One of the clearest commandments in the New Testament is give directly to the Apostles by Jesus Christ just before His ascension.  The Lord told them that He was now granted all power and for them to “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…”   This commandment is at once clear and yet often misunderstood.  […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Pt VII – Matthew 5:33-37

This week’s message takes on the importance of oath keeping and avoiding them where possible.  What may seem like an odd topic for Jesus fits right in with the previous messages concerning anger and adultery because our commitments or our failure to keep them impact not only ourselves but many others around us.  For instance, […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Pt VI – Matthew 5:27-28

Adultery and the broader sin of fornication are so destructive that nations have been torn apart over it.  Not only is sexual sin personally harmful, it undermines the family and corrodes the moral fiber of the church and society as a whole. The disturbing accessibility of pornography demonstrates this problem with massive amounts of internet […]