On this third Sunday in Advent, Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Isaiah 40:1-5; 9-11. These verses prophesy about John the Baptist who was a voice calling out in the wilderness proclaiming the need to prepare for the coming Messiah. During this season, as we prepare our hearts for the birth of our Savior, […]
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Matthew 23:1-12.
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Ephesians 2:1-10 on Reformation Sunday. Are we saved by faith or by works? Both Paul and Martin Luther tried to earn their way to salvation, yet they realized it was impossible. Pastor Bob explains are saved by grace through faith, and we are to be born again. We are […]
Pastor Bob continues this sermon series during the month of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. This week’s sermon focuses on Solus Christus – Christ Alone and the parallels between the founder of the Church and the founder of the Protestant Reformation. The sermon text is Acts 4:5-12.
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from 1st Corinthians 10:31-33. He discusses the gray areas that we face as Christians and the extremes of legalists versus libertines.
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Matthew 18:21-35 where Jesus tells the parable of the forgiven yet unforgiving servant. Our motivation to forgive should be powerful because a) Jesus commands us to, b) because it’s a gift to our own mental health and c)because it is the only logical response in light of the mercy […]
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from John 6:60-70. In light of the hurricane which, praise the Lord, skirted just north of Puerto Rico, we look at our ability to stay the course. Jesus uses some shocking language to test the spiritual commitment of the disciples. Pastor Bob challenged us to consider if we were committed […]
Pastor Bob’s sermon is taken from Matthew 16:21-28. When Jesus explained the true mission of the Messiah to the disciples, Peter took Him aside and rebuked Him. Peter, who had just declared His conviction that Jesus was the very son of God; could not accept the idea of a servant Messiah who would face persecution […]
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Matthew 16:13-20. The most important question we have to answer is “who do you think the Son of man is?” The best picture of God that we have is the very image of the invisible God, Jesus.
Pastor Bob delivers a sermon from Matthew 15:21-28 Jesus praises a woman who overcomes obstacles to receive answers to her prayer. Still today, the greatest obstacle is that of pride which prevents us from humbly receiving Christ’s mercy.