Sermons from May 2015

Sermons from May 2015

Uncommon Faith

Jesus said that there are more than two kinds of seeing and hearing (Matt13:13). Judges chapters 4 & 5 are dealing with the same events from two different perspectives. Judges 4 is from an earthly perspective (historian) and Judges 5 is from a heavenly perspective (poet). In chapter 4 God�s hand is hinted at and in chapter 5 He is everywhere. Uncommon Faith lives in…

Heart-Forgetfulness

If God has promised to be with us then we can face anything in life with strength and courage (Josh1:1-9) unless, of course, we are struggling with heart-forgetfulness (Spiritual amnesia). Spiritual amnesia happens when truths about God are clear to the mind but not captivating (real) to the heart. God�s people are in a self destructive cycle:…

Living Among Idols

As Israel fought their way into possession of the promise land, we must fight on toward maturity and fullness of life defeating anything that would stand in the way. It wasn�t that Israel �could not� but they �would not� drive out their enemies and therefore now living among idols (Judges1:1-2:5). Nothing can rob you of the fullness of life Christ came to give, except…

True Bravery

In those days there was no king in Israel. It was a time when everyone did what was right in their own eyes� (Judges21:25). God�s people found themselves in a self destructive cycle over and over again of Complacency->Compromise-> Consequences-> Crying out to God-> Covenant Renewal. This study through the O.T. book of Judges will help us to daily face with faith and…