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AM Sermon 8/16/15: What The Church Needs

AM Scripture Reading: Ephesians 6.10-18 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey WHAT THE CHURCH NEEDS: “Strengthened in the Faith & Increased in Number” Acts 16.5 Introduction: Luke records, “So the churches were strengthened in the faith, and increased in number daily” (Acts 16.5; cf., 15.41). Strong congregations obviously respect the …

AM Sermon 8/9/15: More Than a Glance

PM Scripture Reading: 1 Timothy 4.12-16 This Evening’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey MORE THAN A GLANCE (“Give Attention To Reading” ) 1 Timothy 4.13 Introduction: The Bible is no ordinary book. It is the only revelation of God’s specific will and plan for humanity; it alone is “profitable for teaching, …

AM Sermon 8/2/15: “Come Into the Ark”

AM Scripture Reading: Genesis 7.1-7 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “COME INTO THE ARK” Genesis 7.1 Introduction: “Then the Lord said unto Noah, ‘Come into the ark, you and your household, because I have seen that you are righteous before Me in this generation’” (Gen. 7.1). This is the …

PM Sermon 6/7/15: Our Unfailing God

PM Scripture Reading: Zephaniah 3.1-5 This Evening’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey Our Unfailing God Zephaniah 3.5 Introduction: Zephaniah warns the southern kingdom of Judah with fiery images and looming judgment (Zeph. 1.1-3). Yet, he also gives a message calling for repentance, leading to forgiveness (2.1-3). He concludes, “The Lord is …

Righteousness, But Not Self-Righteous!

The gospel writer, Luke, informs us that Jesus “spoke this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others” (Luke 18.9). Most of us are familiar with the parable that exposes arrogant, self-righteous people and their religious hypocrisy. It’s good to know the truth. It’s …

PM Sermon 5/10/15: Relevant Renewal!

PM Scripture Reading: Romans 12.1-8 Brent T. Willey Relevant Renewal! Introduction: Paul “appeals” [Parakaleō: “to call near; to summon.”] to the brethren at Rome. NKJV: “I beseech you…” (Rom. 12.1). They had obeyed the gospel of Christ (Rom. 6.17), but now the apostle summons them to “be transformed by the …

AM Sermon 4/26/15: “One Thing”

AM Scripture Reading: Mark 10.1722 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “ONE THING” Introduction: We often use the expression “one thing” for emphasis sake. (E.g., “Just one more thing.” “One thing you should know.”) English versions of the Bible translate a variety of phrases into the common idiom, “one thing.” …