Sermons from May 2013

Why We Believe Salvation Is Entirely by Grace

Ephesians 2:8-9 Salvation is entirely of grace (God’s unmerited favor). It is not something we can add to; we can only receive it by faith. The Lord has made salvation available by grace alone because nothing we can do could ever earn it. Even our best works are marre

Why We Believe God Is in Control

Isaiah 46:9-10 God is in control. He is able to declare the end from the beginning, establishing His purposes and accomplishing all His good pleasure. He is able to do this not just because He knows what will happen, but because He planned it and because He has the pow

The Widow’s Mite

Mark 12:41-44 If we are faithful with the stewardship the Lord has entrusted to us, He will be faithful to take care of all our needs.

Why We Believe Following Jesus Is Difficult

2 Timothy 2:1-13 In contrast to those who teach that the Christian life is supposed to be one of abundance, happiness and absence of trials and difficulties, we see that following the Lord is hard. However, He will give us the grace to persevere through whatever difficul

David’s Greater Son

Mark 12:35-37 Jesus is the Son of David and so has the right to rule Israel. But He is greater than David in that He is God in human flesh and so has the right to rule the world.