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AM Sermon 11/16/14: The Communication Formula

AM Scripture Reading: James 3.2-12 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey November 16, 2014 The Communication Formula James 1.19-20 Introduction: Better communication is something we as Christians should all desire. (Prov. 18.21; Matt. 12.37; James 3.1-12) James offers an amazing communication formula: “So then, my beloved brethren; let every man …

God’s First Creation

Take a moment and contemplate Solomon’s statement in Proverbs 8.23: “I was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, before the earth was made.” If someone were to ask you what God created first, you would probably look at Genesis and say that “light” was the first created thing. And, …

Foundations & Wisdom

Jesus concluded His famous Sermon on the Mount by saying, “Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them, may be compared to a wise man who built his house on the rock” (Matt. 7.24). What a marvelous illustration indicating the need to not only hear the …

AM Sermon: “Him we Proclaim”

AM Scripture Reading: Colossians 1.24-29 This Morning’s Sermon: Brent T. Willey “HIM WE PROCLAIM” Colossians 1.28 Introduction: Paul’s aim was to “warn everyone” and to “teach everyone with all wisdom,” and to “present everyone” mature in Christ. Two important contextual considerations: #1 – Colossians is Paul’s exposé of Gnosticism. #2 …