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: A Lonely Place
Text: Mark 1:29-39
Focus: Jesus found solitude in prayer to the Father.
Function: That they would set aside their busy schedules to seek the Lord in prayer.
Sermon: Rights and Righteousness
Text: 1 Corinthians 8:1-13
Focus: Jesus died for our fellow Christians.
Function: That they would surrender their rights in love for their Christian brothers and sisters.
Sermon: Sinners in the Hands of a Gracious God
Text: Jonah 3:1-5, 10; Mark 1:14-20
Focus: Jesus comforts sinners with the Gospel.
Function: That they would repent of their sins and show God’s mercy to others.
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.