Tag Archives: Peter

Sermon: Articles of Faith – Glorification

Glory below as glory above. This should be the aim of the Christian. While divine perfection may be beyond our reach, all are blessed when we strive together towards the high mark of the high calling of God. This is glory. Like many other biblical ideas with earthly counterparts, godly glory is characterized not by […]

Sermon: Articles of Faith – Destiny

Do Christians believe in destiny?  Do they believe in chance?  I guess it depends on what you mean by these terms.  If destiny when what is destined?  If chance, then what is left to chance?  Thankfully the Bible tells us clear answers to these questions if we but search them out.   We will explores this […]

Sermon: Articles of Faith – Foreknowledge

What does God know?  A better question might be, what doesn’t God know?  Regardless, the answer both questions comes to the same conclusion.  God knows all things.  In fact, God knows all things so thoroughly that there is nothing left to probability for the divine mind.  However, does this absolute knowledge mean determinism or is […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Pt XII – Mark 6:33-44

As a pastor, I have learned that feeding the portion of God’s flock given into my care is an incredible responsibility and a great joy.  Like all work, it has its ups and downs, but serving the Lord is tremendously rewarding.  More importantly the Lord teaches us that all of His children have a work […]

Sermon: Commandments of Jesus, Part II – John 12:26

This week’s message looks at the simple command of Jesus Christ to follow him.  At the core of Jesus’ ministry is a return to the simplicity found at the beginning of time when God dwelled with the first man and woman.  Jesus called his disciples to follow him.  Without turning to follow Jesus, we would […]

Sermon: Holiness Part III – Grace and the Law

In the third part of the series on holiness, Elder Jason Solomon, addresses the complexities of balancing grace and obedience in our pursuit of holiness.  This ancient struggle is perhaps the greatest challenge to walking the strait path in the Kingdom of Heaven here and now.  As in all things, we must remember that all […]

Sermon: Holiness Part II, A Holy Nation

Second in the series concerning Holiness, Elder Jason Solomon explores the appointment to holiness upon God’s people in the Old and New Testaments.  Starting with the most holy work of Christ to atone for sin, this message addresses the parallels of the Levitical priesthood and the calling of the entire Church to be a nation […]