Sermons – 2022

    1/5/2022 PM
    The Sovereignty of God (4) Slides

    Sovereignty is God's right to do as He pleases with all creatures. Many Christians do not know this God. They think man has rights that God must honor. The truth is God has rights that man should honor. The truth has many benefits for us.


    1/9/2022 AM
    The Day the Universe Shook (2 sermons)

    Jesus' death is the greatest event in human history. Even atheists count time from it. Heaven, earth, and hell were affected by it. Results, legal, practical, and political, were incredible. Do you love, worship, and remember His death rightly?


    1/23/2022 AM
    Fabulous Facts of Forgiveness (7 sermons)

    The holy, just, vengeful God of the Bible gloriously forgave sinners. If He did not, we are doomed. It is one of the great facets of salvation. You should celebrate it and then also show it to others. Here are 72 facts to teach, remind, bless you.


    2/20/2022 AM
    Sacred Heralds – God’s Preachers

    The LORD gave the word: great was the company of preachers. If not for preachers, you would not know Christ, truth, or wisdom and would follow current insanity. God sent preachers to save you. Thank God; esteem them; pray for them.


    2/20/2022 PM
    Protecting the Church of God

    Rebaptism and reordination to keep Baptist authority and lineage from Jesus and the apostles. The Legion of false churches proves the necessity for Bible rules to reject false baptisms, ordinations, men, and churches. Only a few will care.


    3/13/2022 AM
    Glory to God Forever 1 Slides

    Paul ended the first three chapters of Ephesians with a doxology. This followed his prayer for greater fellowship with God by Holy Spirit power working in them. You exist for God's glory, and it should be the focal point for every church.


    3/13/2022 PM
    Glory to God Forever 2 Slides

    Paul ended the first three chapters of Ephesians with a doxology. This followed his prayer for greater fellowship with God by Holy Spirit power working in them. You exist for God's glory, and it should be the focal point for every church.


    3/20/2022 AM
    Gospel Means (1) Slides

    Do we get eternal life by believing the gospel ... or by God's sovereign grace and power without it? The key distinction is to see God's work to elect, justify, regenerate, and glorify us and then to see our work to believe and obey the gospel.


    3/20/2022 PM
    Gospel Means (2) Slides

    Do we get eternal life by believing the gospel ... or by God's sovereign grace and power without it? The key distinction is to see God's work to elect, justify, regenerate, and glorify us and then to see our work to believe and obey the gospel.


    3/27/2022 AM
    Gospel Means (3) Slides

    Do we get eternal life by believing the gospel ... or by God's sovereign grace and power without it? The key distinction is to see God's work to elect, justify, regenerate, and glorify us and then to see our work to believe and obey the gospel.


    3/27/2022 PM
    Gospel Means (4) Slides

    Do we get eternal life by believing the gospel ... or by God's sovereign grace and power without it? The key distinction is to see God's work to elect, justify, regenerate, and glorify us and then to see our work to believe and obey the gospel.


    4/3/2022 AM
    The Faith of God’s Elect (2 sermons)

    Titus 1:1-4 is Paul's opening words to Titus of pastoral care for the churches in Crete. He summarized precious aspects of the gospel. To faith he added truth and godliness and hope, all of which are declared in proper preaching to God's elect.


    4/10/2022 AM
    First John – An Introduction (2 sermons)

    Expository preaching has benefits. Many aspects to such preaching and this epistle should be reviewed before starting. An overview to find John's main lessons is helpful to understand the whole and its parts. See the color-coded version.


    4/24/2022 AM
    First John – Chapter 1 (#1) … Verse 1

    Sermon 1 - 1:1 mostly about That, the first word, a glorious pronoun for the Word of Life, Jesus Christ. Do you know That? He is the glorious King and lover of His people in Psalm 45. He wants to have fellowship with you for your complete joy.


    4/24/2022 PM
    First John Chapter 1 (#2) … Verse 1

    1:1 about the apostles and their unique role to be earwitnesses, eyewitnesses, and hand-witnesses of Jesus Christ. The Word of Life became flesh, an incredible event witnessed by many, who wrote it down to prove the truth of Jesus.


    5/1/2022 AM
    First John Chapter 1 (#3) … Verses 2-4

    1:2-4 for two fabulous facts of the gospel - the Word of Life became a man and visited earth for the apostles to hear, see, and touch Him. They were inspired to write us that God wants intimate friendship with us and to fill us with all joy.


    5/1/2022 PM
    As Moses Lifted Up the Serpent

    Jesus shocked Nicodemus several ways, but one was to describe the death of Messiah by being lifted up - death by crucifixion. He used Moses' brass serpent to illustrate the mode of death. Never forget that Jesus died for you and how.


    5/8/2022 AM
    The Sweetest Doctrine – Adoption

    It must be true that adoption is the most glorious and precious facet of salvation. For God's own pleasure, He made a huge difference among men. If you compare and contrast His adoption of us to man's ideas of it, the sweetness is clearly seen.


    5/8/2022 PM
    The Son of GOD

    The true identity of Jesus as Son of God is crucial to truth, fellowship, and joy. But Satan and men have attacked His Sonship by corrupting it with philosophy and foolish lies. See all three phases or views of the Son of God and worship thy God.


    5/15/2022 AM
    Four Attributes of God (1)

    The infinite Creator God revealed Himself to all men but especially to His children by His Spirit and word. Collin C. taught the attributes of God's knowability and observation. Austin H. taught how God is both omniscient and dependable.


    5/15/2022 PM
    Four Attributes of God (2)

    The infinite Creator God revealed Himself to all men but especially to His children by His Spirit and word. Adam E. taught God is independent and encouraging. Jonah U. taught how God is initiating and doting.


    5/22/2022 AM
    Priorities of Fearful Pastors (1) Slides

    I Cor 3-4 is mainly for pastors, as Paul corrected preacher factions at Corinth and warned them of their duties and coming judgment for pastors. God's churches are holy, and wood, hay, and stubble additions to Christ are to be hated.


    5/22/2022 PM
    Priorities of Fearful Pastors (2) Slides

    I Cor 3-4 is mainly for pastors, as Paul corrected preacher factions at Corinth and warned them of their duties and coming judgment for pastors. God's churches are holy, and wood, hay, and stubble additions to Christ are to be hated.


    5/29/2022 AM
    Real Insider Information (1) Slides

    I Cor 1-2 glorifies God's grace in salvation and in conveying truth to His children. God designed the gospel to offend the wicked and to comfort His elect. Christians are a secret society in the world with perfect knowledge of all things.


    6/1/2022 PM
    Resurrection Power Slides

    The world has no clue about death. They do all they can to avoid it, but life expectancy is the same Moses wrote. We know everything about life, death, and eternal life. Our God and Father taught us, and He can give, take, or restore life easily.


    6/5/2022 AM
    Real Insider Information (2) Slides

    I Cor 1-2 glorifies God's grace in salvation and in conveying truth to His children. God designed the gospel to offend the wicked and to comfort His elect. Christians are a secret society in the world with perfect knowledge of all things.


    6/5/2022 PM
    War at Calvary

    Jesus spoiled the devil's kingdom, made an open show of him, and triumphed over him on the cross. There was war at Calvary. Consider Him defeating that diabolical fiend by redeeming us from God's claim of death against us due to Satan.


    6/12/2022 AM
    First John Chapter 1 (#4) … Verse 5

    1:5 for three crucial words - God is light. He is impeccably holy and pure without any allowance for sin at all. He demands our character and conduct match His, so we must be holy. We should test every action. We must confess every sin.


    6/19/2022 AM
    First John Chapter 1 (#5) … Verses 5-10

    1:5-10 for keeping intimate friendship and love with God by walking in the light by a holy life. The blood of Christ will cover the sin principle still in us and any sins of ignorance. But we must confess any sins we know to be forgiven and cleansed for a restoration of intimate friendship and love.


    6/19/2022 PM
    First John Chapter 2 (#1) … Verses 1-6

    2:1-6 for our Advocate and Propitiation, Jesus Christ the Righteous, Who takes care of our sins before God. We then must prove our salvation and relationship with God and His Son by obedience to their commands. It is a heresy and travesty for anyone to think they are saved by a mere decision for Jesus.


    6/26/2022 AM
    First John Chapter 2 (#2) … Verses 7-8

    2:7-8 began a five-verse lesson about loving the brethren. Two introductory parts of the lesson are special. First, the command to love one another is old as coming from Christ and new as emphasized by Christ. Second, John appealed to brotherly love on the basis of the new era of Christianity.


    6/26/2022 PM
    First John Chapter 2 (#3) … Verse 8

    2:8 used the N.T. era as a key reason to love one another. The darkness of hateful and violent living under Satan's universal rule had been broken, as the apostles took the loving religion of Jesus to the nations. A new world order arrived 2000 years ago. Will you walk in gospel light or pagan darkness?