Sermons on Preservation
Theme: God preserves His weak and sinful people. Aim: Trust that God is at work for your good and His glory. (1) Lord of the Dreams (Genesis 37:1-36) (2) Embracing Sin & Fleeing Sin (Genesis 38:1-39:23) (3) God Preserves His People (Genesis 40:1-41:57)
Theme: We don’t know when Jesus is coming, but He is coming so keep watch. Aim: Live your life for the glory of God in light of Christ’s certain return. (1) Only the Father Knows (Mark 13:32) (2) Be On Guard (Mark 13:33) (3) Stay Awake (Mark 13:33-37).
Theme: Jesus is a King who can’t be deceived, who rejects dead religion, and who enables prayer. Aim: Pray that God would give us faith, that He would preserve us. Pray that God would give us the gift of daily repentance. Pray that God would set our affections and love upon Jesus. Pray that God would save our family and friends from a false sense of security in religion. (1) Jesus Rides in as King (Mark 11:1-11) (2) We Can’t Deceive Jesus (Mark 11:12-14) (3) Clearing Out Dead Religion (Mark 11:15-19), (4) Faith Expressed in Prayer (Mark 11:20-25)