Freed From The Law

Romans 7 Do you not know, brothers and sisters—for I am speaking to those who know the law—that the law has authority over someone only as long as that person lives? 2 For example, by law a married woman is bound to her husband as long as he is alive, but if her husband dies, she […]

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Easter Sunday 2017

Sermon Based on Mark 16 and Romans 8:28-39. Mark 16 (NIV) Jesus Has Risen 16 When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. 2 Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on their way […]

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Good Friday 2017

Mark 15:1-37 (NIV) Jesus Before Pilate 15 Very early in the morning, the chief priests, with the elders, the teachers of the law and the whole Sanhedrin, made their plans. So they bound Jesus, led him away and handed him over to Pilate. 2 “Are you the king of the Jews?” asked Pilate. “You have said so,” Jesus […]

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Set Free From Sin

Romans 6: What shall we say, then? Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? 2 By no means! We are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer? 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? […]

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The Grace In Which We Stand

Romans 5 Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we[a] have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we[b]boast in the hope of the glory of God. 3 Not only so, but we[c] also glory in our […]

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How Can I Be Righteous Before God?

Romans 3:21-26 21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. 22 This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory […]

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The Good Gifts That Cannot Save

Romans 2:17-29 17 Now you, if you call yourself a Jew; if you rely on the law and boast in God; 18 if you know his will and approve of what is superior because you are instructed by the law; 19 if you are convinced that you are a guide for the blind, a light for those who […]

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Clean Hands, Dirty Heart

Psalm 119:169-176 169 May my cry come before you, Lord;     give me understanding according to your word. 170 May my supplication come before you;     deliver me according to your promise. 171 May my lips overflow with praise,     for you teach me your decrees. 172 May my tongue sing of your word,     for all your commands are righteous. 173 May your […]

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Why Did You Doubt?

Psalm 119:161-168 161 Rulers persecute me without cause,     but my heart trembles at your word. 162 I rejoice in your promise     like one who finds great spoil. 163 I hate and detest falsehood     but I love your law. 164 Seven times a day I praise you     for your righteous laws. 165 Great peace have those who love your law,     and […]

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The Miraculous Meal – Part 2

Psalm 119:153-160 153 Look on my suffering and deliver me,     for I have not forgotten your law. 154 Defend my cause and redeem me;     preserve my life according to your promise. 155 Salvation is far from the wicked,     for they do not seek out your decrees. 156 Your compassion, Lord, is great;     preserve my life according to your laws. […]

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