Sermons by Ben Kuerth (Page 9)
Through his life and death Jesus taught us that God’s love is a self-sacrificing love that finds fulfillment in serving others. All we do in life is to be marked by this type of love. Sermon Text: John 15:9-17
In grace, God has brought us into his family through faith in Christ. Nothing is more important than remaining in Christ through life and in death. Sermon Text: John 15:1-8
Imagine a world without death. Easter means that we don’t need to imagine. It’s already a reality. Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:21-34
How can I know that I am truly forgiven? Learn how the empty tomb is the guarantee that every wrong we’ve ever committed has been wiped off the face of the earth. Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:12-20
Life after death only happens in fairy tales or the movies. Are we really supposed to believe that a man who lived and died two thousand years ago is alive and well today? Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11
When it comes to making the big, all-important decision, how often haven’t we got caught up in the over-thinking it game? And instead of doing the right thing, we gave in to fear.
We believe. Yet how many people around us have no idea that we confess Jesus as our one and only Savior? What keeps us from speaking up and sharing our faith with others?
What moves us to hate people so intensely that we’ll go to any length to hurt or even destroy them? How easily we can rationalize along with the schemer inside each one of us.
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?
Jesus is the power to put off the old self and put on the new. Scriptures: First Lesson: Psalm 51; Gospel: Mark 2:13-17 Sermon Text: Colossians 3:1-17
All the Old Testament laws were a shadow of Jesus. Jesus is the real thing. The things we do DO NOT make us a Christian. Sermon Text: Colossians 2:16-23
Paul knew who he was in Christ and he wanted others to know the treasures of being in Christ. Sermon Text: Colossians 1:24-2:5