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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 7/27/14: The Remnant of God

PM Scripture Reading: Isaiah 10.20-23 Brent T. Willey The Remnant of God Introduction: Though Israel suffered various calamities because of their overall disobedience to God, there remained a “remnant.” There are 8 Hebrew words and 2 Greek words that can be translated as “remnant” in the biblical text. The most …

AM Sermon 7/27/14: Still on Track

AM Scripture Reading: Psalm 92.12-15 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey STILL ON THE TRACK (“Faithful Until Death” ) Introduction: The 92nd Psalm portrays “the righteous” as healthy trees. “Flourish like a palm tree” and “grow like a cedar in Lebanon” (v.12). “They shall bear fruit in old age; they …

Why Do You Doubt?

Consider: “Immediately Jesus stretched out His hand and took hold of him, and said to him, ‘You of little faith, why did you doubt?’” (Matt. 14.31 – nasu). Doubt is not the absence of faith, but a lack of faith. Those of “little faith” doubt; those who have no faith have …

Why I Believe

The author of the book of Hebrews defined “faith” with these words: “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen” (Heb 11.1 – nasu). The words “assurance” and “conviction” indicate absolute confidence! It was the late, C. S. Lewis, the renowned British defender …

PM Sermon 6/8/14: “God is Faithful”

PM Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 1.4-9 Brent T. Willey “God Is Faithful” Introduction: Who can we trust? Man? Rarely! (Psa. 116.11; Jer. 17.5) Consider God faithfulness, He, “who cannot lie” (Titus 1.2; cf., 2 Cor. 1.18-20; Deut. 7.9; Lam. 3.23; 1 Cor. 1.9). And so, “the just shall live by …

AM Sermon 6/8/14: “Fighting the Good Fight”

AM Scripture Reading: 2 Timothy 4.6-8 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “Fighting the Good Fight” Introduction: Paul wrote: “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Finally, there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the …

PM Sermon 5/11/14: Made for This

PM Scripture Reading: James 4.13-17 Brent T. Willey Made For This Ecclesiastes 12.13 Introduction: James asked, “For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away” (James 4.14). Solomon reminds us of purpose: “Let us hear the conclusion of the …