'Trust' tagged sermons

Broken Heart

Opposition

When we engage in serving God, opposition from Satan is unavoidable. The devil uses many tactics, but his opposition will not stop the work of the church because the Lord fights for his people. Nehemiah’s response: “Pray, pray, pray and work!” Scripture: Psalm 3 Sermon Text: Nehemiah 4 My Next Steps Point to Ponder: Nehemiah…

The Opportunist – Judas

We may be quick to vilify Judas, the infamous Betrayer. But, what would you have done as Jesus’ leadership seemed to falter and it looked like you might be about to go down with the ship?

Tentatio

Tentatio is the testing, temptation, and trial that occur when God and his Word intersect with us and our world. God uses tentatio to drive us away from self and to his promises alone.
Sermon Text: Psalm 119:65-72

Oratio

Oratio is prayer. Prayer is where the study of God’s Word must begin because prayer begins with the ear. Prayer acknowledges God as Lord and says: “Speak, Lord, for your servant is listening.”

Sermon Text: Psalm 119:145-152

Why Is There So Much Evil in the World?

If God is in control and if he loves us so much, why is there so much pain and trouble? There are so many innocent people experiencing horrendous heartache. Why doesn’t God stop this evil? Sermon Text: Psalm 13

Why Should I Trust the Bible?

What makes the Bible different from any other book? People point out all kinds of errors and inconsistencies in the Bible. Is the Bible really trustworthy? Sermon Text: Matthew 5:17-18

STONEWORK Series

Cornerstone

When Jesus ascended into heaven he became the solid, sure, and colossal cornerstone upon which the Holy Spirit as God’s construction worker is building the Church out of living stones like us.