Sermons tagged with ‘Jesus’

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Testing the Spirits

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Sermon: Testing the Spirits
Text: 1 John 4:1-11
Focus: The Incarnate Word saves us from our sins and false teaching.
Function: That they would “test the spirits” to discern whether preaching and teaching are true.

Bad Girls Begat Jesus: Bathsheba

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Sermon: Bad Girls Begat Jesus: Bathsheba
Texts: 2 Samuel 11:1–12:15; Matthew 1:1, 6b-11
Focus Statement: God forgave David when he confessed his sin.
Function Statement: That they would repent and confess their sins to God, confident of his grace.

Still about Jesus

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Sermon: Still about Jesus
Texts: John 8:31-36; Romans 3:19-28
Focus Statement: We are justified by grace alone through faith alone in Christ alone apart from works of the Law.
Function Statement: That they would rejoice in God’s free gift of grace that sets them free from sin.

You Are the Christ!

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Grace, mercy, and peace be unto you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ!  Amen.  “Who do you say that I am?”  (Matt. 16:15, ESV).[1]  That is the question Jesus asked his disciples in our Gospel lesson today.  “Who do you say that I am?” is also the question that Jesus is asking […]