Sermons from January 2016

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Counting the Cost: A Question of Discipleship


Luke 14:25-33 [Questions Jesus Asks] The Bible is more than a book of theological truth. It is also an immensely practical Book that tells you how to live. The parable of Jesus in our text teaches a great practical lesson— Before undertaking a project, the first thing you should do is “count the cost”—How much will cost to complete the […]

Investing in Heaven


To have a reward in heaven you must invest in heaven. The very words “lay up” indicate we must do something. If you don’t “LAY UP” a treasure, you will not have a treasure.

Learning to Lean


Hebrews 11:21 Faith is about leaning!  To lean means… To be inclined in a particular direction or opinion— “The post is leaning to the right.” “I lean to vote Republican.” John 13:23—Now there was leaning on Jesus’ bosom one of his disciples, whom Jesus loved.” To rest against something for support as leaning against a […]

Elihu’s Viewpoint-Job 33

Job Prayed

A VIDEO ONLY SERMON JOB 33: Elihu’s Viewpoint Elihu sees things different from Job’s other three friends.  Eliaphaz, Bildad, and Zophar reasoned Job’s suffering was God punishing him for his sin and being a hypocrite.  Elihu introduces a new insight as to why Job is suffering. Instead of suffering being punitive, it may be protective—God using suffering to prevent someone from […]

A Question of Vision


In this message I hope to set our sights for 2016. We must have clarity of spiritual vision (Prov. 29:18).

Jesus healed FIVE blind men in the Bible. The healing of the blind man in our text is one of the more neglected miracles of Jesus that preached about.