The Simple Why and the Sovereign Why

The Simply “Why” and the Sovereign “Why” – John 19:31-37 I. Why did the Jews want the bodies taken down? – v.31a II. Why did the Roman soldiers break the legs? – vv.31b-33 III. Why did blood and water flow from his side? – v.34 Verses Referenced: Deuteronomy 21:22-23 John 1:29 1 Peter 1:18-19 John […]

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The Sacrifice Required for Life

The Sacrifice Required for Life – John 19:25-30 I. Ordained II. Purposeful III. Completed IV. Willing Verses Referenced: John 7:37-38 Psalm 22:14-18 and 69:19-21 Romans 6:10 Hebrews 7:27, 9:12, and 10:10 John 2:11 John 4:46-54 John 10:10–18 Genesis 3:16

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THRIVE 2018 Part 2

Invest in Eternal Things –  Matthew 6:19-24 I. The Place of Investing – vv.19-20 II. The Purpose of Investing – vv.21-23 III. The Priority of Investing – v.24 Verses Referenced: Matthew 22:35-38 1 Peter 1:3-5 Hebrews 12:22-24 Ephesians 2:6-7 Mark 8:22-25 Luke 18:18-25 Leviticus 27:30 1 Corinthians 16:2 2 Corinthians 9:7

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THRIVE 2018 part 1

Trust His Riches – Malachi 3:6-12 I. The Lack of Trust – vv.6-9 II. The Test of Trust – v.10a III. The Blessing of Trust – vv.11-12 Verses Referenced: Haggai 1:2-11 Matthew 10:37-38 Matthew 6:33 Matthew 6:24 Jeremiah 29:11 Matthew 7:7-11 Leviticus 27:30 1 Corinthians 16:2 2 Corinthians 9:11-12 2 Corinthians 9:7

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Sovereignty in the Darkness

“Sovereignty in the Darkness” – John 19:16-24 I. Sovereign Will – vv.16-18 II. Sovereign Authority – vv.19-22 III. Sovereign Power – vv.23-24 Verses Referenced: Genesis 22:1-6 John 11:49-53 John 12:12-16 Psalm 72:1-11 Psalm 22:12-18 Romans 8:32 Romans 8:38-39

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The Illusion of Control

“The Illusion of Control” – John 19:7-16 I. Controlled by Fear (Pilate) – vv.7-10 II. Controlled by Hatred (Pharisees) – vv.12-16 III. Controlled by Nothing (Jesus) – v.1 Verses Referenced: Matthew 27:19 Judges 8:23 1 Samuel 8:6-7 Isaiah 44:6 John 18:37 Isaiah 53:7-9 John 10:30 Acts 26:12-14 Jeremiah 29:11

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Taking Sin Seriously

“Taking Sin Seriously” – John 19:1-7 I. The Brutality of Sin – v.1 II. The Irreverence of Sin – vv.2-5 III. The Slaughter of Sin – vv.6-7 Verses Referenced: Galatians 5:19-21 Ephesians 4:29-31 John 5:17-18 and 10:30-33 Romans 6:32 James 1:15 Genesis 1:26-27 John 1:1-3, 14 Isaiah 53:3-6 1 Corinthians 15:56-57

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Making Easter Personal

“Making Easter Personal” – Ephesians 2:1-10 I. The Reason – vv.1-3 II. The Rescue – vv.4-5 III. The Result – vv.6 IV. The Response – vv.7-10   Verses Referenced: Romans 3:23 1 John 4:8 Hebrews 9:22 Romans 7:1-4 Romans 4:25 1 Corinthians 15:1-4 Ephesians 2:6 1 Peter 1:3-4 Romans 6:6-11 1 John 3:1

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