Author Archives: beren

Sermon 04-16-17: The Resurrection of Jesus Christ

Title:  The Resurrection of Jesus Christ Text:  John 20 and Philippians 3:8-12 Notes:  Both the Old and New Testaments admonish us many times to consider well, to think on, to know, and to in general, use our minds.  The resurrection … Continue reading

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Sermon 04-09-17: Living the Life of Faith (part 2)

Title:  Living the Life of Faith, Part 2 Text:  James 5:13-20 Notes:  The church is called to prayer. If we can settle ourselves firmly on this foundational principle and actively pursue it we can be certain of understanding God’s purposes … Continue reading

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Sermon 04-02-17: Living the Life of Faith (part 1)

Title:  Living the Life of Faith, Part 1 Text:  James 5:13-20 Notes:  At the close of his letter, James returns to the beginning and gives us practical teaching on how to face some of the trials we will undoubtedly live … Continue reading

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Sermon 03-26-17: Using the Tongue to Swear

Title: Using the Tongue to Swear Text: James 5:12 Notes: James brings to his current teaching, the return of the Lord, one of his major themes in the letter; how we use our tongues. He instructs us not to swear … Continue reading

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Sermon 03-19-17:The Coming of the Lord

Title:  The Coming of the Lord Text:  James 5:7-11 Notes:  The return of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is the great expectation for all those called by His name. The expectation is not whimsical or doubtful but sure and … Continue reading

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Sermon 03-12-17: Filthy Lucre

Title:  Filthy Lucre Text:  James 5:1-6 Notes: Having wealth is not a sin. Pursuing, gaining, and keeping wealth at the expense of others is. Using your wealth in a way that does not honor God is also a sin. In … Continue reading

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