Sermons from August 2018

I Believe… “The Narrow Road”

Sermon Notes: Our lives open up to an _______ with God or without God. Jesus stands at eternity’s entrance as the ____________. The way in is narrow, but the destination is __________. Broad road warning #1: judging others to make yourself feel _______. Broad road warning #2: hanging out with Jesus without making a _______________.…

I Believe… “He Ascended Into Heaven”

Questions for Discussion: Re-read Psalm 2 and Acts 1:6-11 Why does it matter that Jesus ascended into heaven? What are some of the ramifications of the Jesus being King of Kings and Lord of Lords? Worldly rulers are established by God (Romans 13:1). How do we understand Christ’s ultimate authority over them? What does this…

I Believe… “Like Us, With Us, For Us”

Questions for Discussion: Read John 1: 14-18 and John 17:20-26 Are you ever tempted to distill Jesus down to the words on a page rather than someone who lived and walked among humanity? What attributes of Jesus are most enticing to you? Which are hardest for you to comprehend or accept? Three lessons from the…