Texts: Galatians 3:23—4:7
Focus: God adopts us as his sons by faith in his Son Jesus.
Function: That they would rejoice—and rest—in their new status as the children of God.
Who is the Holy Trinity? How do we understand, yet alone explain, this mystery of our faith?
Sermon: God’s Name Is Jesus
Text: John 10:22-30
Focus: Jesus Christ is the divine Son of God.
Function: That they would confess the saving name of the crucified and risen Lord Jesus.
Pastor Chris preaches on the blessing of using Revelation as a worship “hymnal” instead of only focusing on the End Times.
Sermon: Becoming the Father (Sermon Outline)
Text: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
Focus: God loves us with an everlasting, never-ending love.
Function: That they would come home to the Father’s love.
Text: Luke 13:1-9
Focus: Christ calls us to repent (turn away) from our sins.
Function: That they would return to God for mercy and grace instead of suffering judgment.
Sermon: The Fox and the Hen
Text: Luke 13:31-35
Focus: God longs for our repentance as a mother longs to protect her children.
Function: That they would turn from their sin and return to God for mercy.