Text: Mark 9:2-9
Focus: God’s glory “tents” in Jesus’ body.
Function: That they would look forward to the return of Christ in glory.
Sermon: Speak, Lord!
Texts: 1 Samuel 3:1-10
Focus Statement: God speaks to us in his Word.
Function Statement: That they would listen to God’s voice in his written Word.
Sermon: A More Sure Word
Text: 2 Peter 1:16-21
Focus: God’s written Word is reliable and true.
Function: That they would read and listen to the Bible
Sermon: Lex Amoris (The Law of Love)
Text: Matthew 5:38-48
Focus: Christ died for us while we were yet his enemies.
Function: Disciples of Jesus love and pray for their enemies.
Sermon: Straight Talk
Text: Matthew 5:33-37
Focus: Jesus tells us to say what we mean and do what we say.
Function: That they rejoice that all of Jesus’ words are true.
Sermon: God’s Servant from the Womb
Text: Isaiah 49:1-7
Focus: Even from before Christ’s birth, God had a plan for Jesus to be a light to the nations.
Function: That they would shine Jesus’ light to the people around them.
Sermon: New Life
Text: Romans 6:1-11
Focus: Buried and raised with Christ in Baptism, we have new life.
Function: That they would walk in newness of life, according to the Spirit and not the flesh.