Tag Archives: Faith

Sermon: The Wall of Truth

In the Old Testament, Nehemiah was called to rebuild the wall of Jerusalem and repair the gates of the ancient city.  This one-time cupbearer left his life in the court of the king of Persia to take on this difficult and dangerous task restoring the capital of his people.  Why?  What would drive someone of […]

Sermon: Articles of Faith – God

To the faithful, God’s existence is not only essential for salvation, it is obvious in the world around us and the heavens above.  Creation is simply to vast, complex and marvelously orderly to be explained without a divine Creator.  Yet, the Scriptures say that the fool says, “There is no God.” When I was in […]

Sermon: Articles of Faith – The Word of God, Pt 2

How and why can we trust the Bible to be true?  Certainly faith in God’s divine love are crucial to this trust, but the Lord has given us a book that is vast in historical scope and yet internally consistent, verifiable and confirmed by external sources.  Yet without the moving of the Holy Spirit, no […]

Sermon: Articles of Faith – The Word of God, Pt1

God’s disciples are commanded to study and meditate upon God’s Word.  Furthermore, we are told to share this Word with others, our families, friends, even strangers.  So how do we know who to speak with?  Is it everyone?  Anyone?  As with all things pertaining to faith and practice, the Bible tells. While the Gospel is […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Pt XI – Matthew 10:31

Objectively, one of the hardest commandments of Christ to obey is “Fear not.”  We live in a world that offers many reasons to be fearful.  The dangers of everyday life overwhelm us from time to time and the prospect of encouraging others to persecute us by standing up for justice and mercy is often daunting.  […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Part III – Mark 5:36

Continuing this week is our focus on the commandments of Jesus Christ.  Related to the Lords command for disciples to follow Him, we must also believe in Him stamping down our fears.  While experience teaches us that faith in the Savior is well placed, sometimes following the Lord into and through the valley of the […]

Increase Our Faith

Increase Our Faith By Elder Jason S Solomon And the apostles said unto the Lord, Increase our faith. – Luke 17:5 I Am Hungry When we are young, at least especially when we are young, we often have what seem like simple desires. I cannot tell how many times my children have told me they […]