Good Friday Sermon Audio: “My God, My God, Why?”

Blessings to all. Here’s the audio from this evenings service where I preached on Matthew 27.46 and Jesus’ words from the cross, “My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?” In this sermon, I argue that Jesus’ words were in actuality a reference to the entirety of the Psalm (not just Ps 22.1), which…

Coming Events For Passion Week

This week we will have a number of events at the church to reflect on the Lord Jesus and His passion which earned the redemption of His people. First, on Thursday beginning at 6pm, we will have a viewing of the movie “The Passion of the Christ.” Next, we will have our Good Friday service…

March 22, 205 Sermon and Sunday School Audio

Here’s the audio from today’s sermon and Sunday School. In Sunday School, we continued our study on the Triunity of God, with a specific focus on the nature of God’s Being and person-hood. In today’s sermon, we reviewed 1 Cor 1.10-32, with careful attention being paid to Christian unity and Christ as our power and…

CONTINUITY AND DISCONTINUITY IN ANCIENT NEAR EAST WISDOM

CONTINUITY AND DISCONTINUITY IN ANCIENT NEAR EAST WISDOM (PDF) INTRODUCTION      In the Ancient Near East (ANE), a common manner in which individuals were instructed was by the use of wisdom literature. When the broader aspect of ANE culture is considered, a great deal of continuity is seen between Israelite wisdom and that of her surrounding…

Sermon and Bible Study Audio 03/15/15

Today’s sermon was preached on the culture of death that surrounded Jesus and His apostles in the early days of the church; a culture that is not unlike our own. The text for this sermon was Acts 3.13-16, and in it, notice how the apostles reacted to the corrupt culture surrounding them. In Sunday School,…