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sermons tagged 'king'

The Wedding Feast

Matthew 22.1-14
Nov 25th 2018

Are you going to heaven? That is THE most important question, isn't it?

The crowds that surrounded Jesus were most likely convinced of their eternal destiny in heaven just as most people today are. But were they right? Are we? On what basis?

Jesus continues...read >>

belong, feast, garment, heaven, hell, hope, invitation, King, Kingdom, prepare, responsibility, salvation, sanctification, sovereignty, wedding, welcome
Kingdom, Matthew, salvation

Prophecy, Violence, and The Kingdom

Matthew 11.7-15
Apr 2nd 2017

Does your Christian "walk" feel more like a desperate dash for hope & peace?

According to Christ, John the Baptist was the greatest man ever born of woman. And yet even John had his doubts and misunderstandings as Jesus' Kingdom was beginning to come through his...read >>

faith, fight, hope, John the Baptist, King, Kingdom, peace, prophecy, violence, war
Kingdom, Matthew, violence

Kingdom Teaching, Preaching & Healing

Matthew 4.23-25
May 31st 2015

Jesus said that a tree is known by its fruit. Most certainly He could say the same of Himself!

In this week's section of chapter four, Matthew continues his ministry & mission of making Christ known, revealing His identity as the King, showing how--just as Isaiah...read >>

authority, gospel of the kingdom, healing, hope, Jesus, King, Kingdom, mental, Messiah, physical, preaching, spiritual, teaching
Kingdom, Matthew, Messiah

Hope For A Very Broken Family Tree

Matthew 1.1-17
Mar 8th 2015

Are you honest about your past? Jesus is. He knows it all: past, present & future.

Matthew is on a similar mission of exposing the reality of your sinful past, present & future. Well, not just yours, but mine, and even his own, and lots of other people's too!

He...read >>

Abraham, Christ, David, family tree, genealogy, grace, hope, human condition, Jesus, King, lineage, Matthew, royal descent, sin
hope, Jesus, Matthew

Power of Fear and the Denial of the King

John 19.12-16
Apr 29th 2012

Fear will drive Pilate to fold, the Jews to deny their God, and King Jesus to be crucified.read >>

Caesar, crucifixion, denial, denounce, High Priest, John 19.12-16, judgement, king, Pilate, sentence
John 19, the Gospel of John

Messiah King, Suffering Servant

John 12.37-43
Apr 17th 2011

Isaiah saw what we must see. The effect of what he saw? "Woe is me for I am a man of sin..." Humility, an awareness of his sin, and, therefore, repentance: a turning to the Lord of mercy and grace... in other words: SALVATION!

So what was it that Isaiah saw? What...read >>

believe, blind, faith, Isaiah, Jesus, King, Messiah, Servant, signs, sovereign, Suffering
Gospel of John, John 12

The King On A Donkey?

John 12.12-19
Feb 20th 2011

Ever watched a movie only to have the ending throw you for a complete loop? All your deetermined expectations washed away in reality?

As millions gather in Jerusalem, not only are the crowds convinced it's time for a national revolt, but they also believe they've...read >>

agenda, donkey, Hosanna, humble, Jesus, King, passover, peace, warrior
Gospel of John, John 12

King Jesus?

John 6.1-15
Mar 7th 2010

This is the second of two sermons based on John's account of the feeding of five thousand.

If a candidate were to offer a healing health care option like Jesus, or freely fed thousands as He did on more than one account, it's a pretty safe bet that they'd get...read >>

agenda, barley, fish, gospel, Jesus, King, loaves, miracle, plan, prosperity, will
Gospel of John, John 6