Sermons from August 2021

The Source of Assurance

The Source of Assurance Romans 15:4 This is the third of a four part mini-series on Romans 15:4, a passage that underlines our Church and tells of the focus with which we have to bring to all people the hope we enjoy. For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. This morning has its focus on the SOURCE OF ASSURANCE, that is that it is the Scriptures Bring you…

Written For Our Learning

Written For Our Learning For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.  (Rom 15:4) When considering the first part of this verse last week we had seen the infinite value of “that which was written aforetime”, the Scriptures, the words of God. We take for granted that there is nothing that the Bible does not speak to, either directly or indirectly;  that it had an evident effect…

Written Aforetime

Written Aforetime We Would Know Nothing If It Were Not For The Bible Pr Edi Giudetti 4 For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. We would know nothing if it were not for the Bible. Without the Bible we would know nothing about  how life began about our purpose in this world about God about where we stand before a holy God about judgement and…

The Fullness In Christ

Fullness in Christ (Reading: 2Corinthians 5:11-21) “To wit, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation.”  2Corinthians 5:19 [Pray] Introduction: Today’s message is very much a gospel message. In our reading today [vv 11-21] the apostle Paul highlights [among other things] the spiritual changes that occur in an individual who is born again by virtue of the gospel of Christ. What we realize is…
Christ Pleased Not Himself

Christ Pleased Not Himself

For Christ Pleased Not Himself 1 We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2  Let every one of us please his neighbour for his good to edification. 3 For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell on me. (Romans 15:1-3) Bare ye one another’s burdens. The consideration that I have as I look at this passage is that the entire focus…