Today I want to look at a passage that if you have grown up in church, you are probably very familiar with and that is “the temptation of Christ.” So if you have your Bibles I’ll be preaching from Matthew chapter 4, and I invite you to turn there with me. And while you’re […]Read more "Deliverance in the Wilderness"
John Owen once said, “Be killing sin, or it will be killing you.” Have you ever tried to kill your sin? It say it would be extremely hard would be an understatement. There are some days I feel like I have my sin under control, but to quote Christian rapper KB, “My idols are mimicking […]Read more "The Sin Killer"
Introduction “. . . [Schools have brought hundreds of millions of American children into a democracy of common citizenship. Tragically, that vision was displaced by an ideologically driven attempt to force a radically secular worldview.” Albert Mohler, Jr. uses these words to describe the public school system in his book, Culture Shift: Engaging Current Issues […]Read more "A Heartfelt and Humble Plea"
Calvinism or Arminianism? Predestination or free will? Does God predetermine everything in our lives or does man have a choice? One of the most dividing issues in the church today is the debate over Calvinism or Arminianism. Lately, these two teachings have been on my mind a lot. Growing up I did not think much […]Read more "God’s Sovereignty and Human Responsibility"
Two Sunday’s ago, I was blessed and privileged to deliver the message on Sunday morning. As I was praying about it, I felt God wanted me to do a sermon on something everyone can identify with: despair and the longing for hope. If I could only preach one message, it would be this: That we […]Read more "Suffering and The Gospel’s Answer to the Problem of Evil"
“Mary, did you know that your Baby Boy would one day rule the nations?” a These lyrics can be found in the third verse of the song, Mary, Did You Know?. This is the declaration that every true Christian has come to realize on this earth. This is our hope that we know will take […]Read more "Who Da King?"
What About Them? Puff the magic Jesus Floats around the universe The United States is His favorite place on the whole entire earth So sing your songs and wave your flag And thank the Lord for all you have But what about them? Did you forget about them? We came we conquered never speak of […]Read more "Praying to Puff the Magic Jesus? The Falsity of the Modern American Jesus"