Soli Deo Gloria

Sermons from October 2017

“Wise Boasting in Trials” James 1:5-11

An Expositional Sermon James 1:5-11 “Wise Boasting in Trials” Theme/Big Idea: Fight for joy in trials by asking God for help and boasting in Christ. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Pray that God would preserve us and strengthen us to fight for faith as we sojourn through this broken world, keeping our eyes fixed upon Christ. Outline: (1) Ask God for Help…

“Bring Each Other Back” James 1:1-5:20 (Overview)

An Expositional Sermon James 1:1-5:20 “Bring Each Other Back” Theme/Big Idea: Christians turn and bring sinners back from wandering on the path of dead faith for the salvation of each other’s souls. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Turn from the temptation to turn from the narrow way that leads to eternal life – the gospel of Jesus Christ – and seek…

“The LORD Is My Shepherd” Psalm 23:1-6

An Expositional Sermon Psalm 23:1-6 “The LORD Is My Shepherd” Theme/Big Idea: God is our greatest need and He overflowingly meets that need in Himself. Aim/Appropriation/Application: See that God is our greatest need, and that God’s steadfast love for His sheep in Jesus Christ is better than life itself (Psalm 63:3). Outline: (1) We Need a Shepherd-Provider…

“My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?” Psalm 22:1-31

An Expositional Sermon Psalm 22:1-31 “My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?” Theme/Big Idea: God’s king faced abandonment in order to save the world. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Ask God to open our eyes to the reality that King Jesus was forsaken by God for His people, so that if we would turn from our sin and trust…