Preached August 17th, 2014: Ephesians 4:17-1:7; Hebrews 12:14; II Thessalonians 3:10-12; Colossians 3:2-3 The New Guy… 1. Does Not Lie 2. Gets Rid of Anger Quickly 7. Tell every one what you think wrong in him, lovingly and plainly, and as soon as may be, else it will fester in your own heart. Make all […]

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To Judge or Not to Judge (Ephesians 5:8-14)

Preached August 31st, 2014: Ephesians 5:8-14; John 7:12, 20, 24; Colossians 1:12-13; I John 1:5-7; I John 1:8-10; Matthew 7:1-5; I Corinthians 11:31; Romans 14:4; Ezekiel 44:23; I Corinthians 5:1-3 I. We Were Darkness II. Now We Are Light III. Walk As Children of the Light IV. Don’t De-Magnify Sin V. Expose Blatant Sin Bad […]

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Predestined Unto Sonship (Ephesians 1:1-14)

Preached June 15th, 2014: Ephesians 1:1-14; Revelation 12:9; Galatians 3:7,26,29 In a Nazi concentration camp in Hungary during the Second World War prisoners were forced to do nauseating work in a sewage plant. But it was work; and something was accomplished. Then the plant was destroyed by allied bombers. So the Nazi officers arranged for […]

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Superior Blessings (Ephesians 1:1-14)

Preached June 8th, 2014: Ephesians 1:1-14; Matthew 5:11-12; Matthew 6:18-22; James 1:14-18 A gateway, a golden chain, a kaleidoscope, a snowball, a racehorse, an operatic overture and the flight of an eagle: all these metaphors in their different ways describe the impression of color, movement and grandeur which the sentence makes on the reader’s mind.” […]

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Plucked From the Air (Ephesians 2:1-10)

Preached July 6th, 2014: Ephesians 2:1-10 I. Satan Rules the Air Show pic of youth II. We Were Dead in the Air III. But God … 1. He is Rich in Mercy 2. He Has Great Love For Us 3. He Wants to Show Off His Grace Show pic of Louis Zamperini

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Preached July 13th, 2014: Ephesians 2:11-22; Romans 12:1,2 Show Bristol Pulpit I. We were Far Off II. We’ve been Brought Near III. We are Living Stones in His House Show Pic of the House of God #1 The First Stone #2 The Foundation #3 The Standard Measurement IV. We are Being Fitted V. Our Purpose […]

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The Furnace Room (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Ephesians 6:10-20 I. Prayer Does Something II. Nothing Spiritual Happens Without the Spirit III. The Spirit Responds to Prayer IV. Nothing Spiritual Happens Without Prayer 1. “God does nothing except in response to believing prayer.” John Wesley 2. “Prayer is where the action is.” John Wesley The Sunday morning service reveals the popularity of the […]

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You Need Rhema (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Ephesians 6:10-20; Zechariah 4:6; Ephesians 2:10; Psalm 127:1; Matthew 4:5-11; Hebrews 4:12; Psalm 19:7; James 1:21; Revelation 12:11; II Timothy 3:10-16 1. Truth 2. Holiness 3. Preaching the Gospel 4. Faith in Christ 5. Hope of Heaven I. It’s the Spirit’s Sword II. It’s the Word of God A. Convert Us B. Sanctify Us C. […]

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Christ Our Horn and Helmet (Ephesians 6:17)

Ephesians 6:17; Luke 1:67-79; Psalms 92:9-10; Psalms 132:17; Genesis 22:13; Matthew 6:19-23 Picture of Roman Helmet I. Humans Need Hope to Live II. We Need a Bigger Hope III. Eternal Joy and Reward is our Hope “But the Christian’s hope carries him by all these doors. Here is not my hope, saith the soul; and […]

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The Sword of The Sprit (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Ephesians 6:10-20; Zechariah 4:6; Ephesians 2:10; Psalm 127:1; Matthew 4:5-11; Hebrews 4:12; Psalm 19:7; James 1:21; Revelation 12:11; II Timothy 3:10-16 1. Truth 2. Holiness 3. Preaching the Gospel 4. Faith in Christ 5. Hope of Heaven I. It’s the Spirit’s Sword II. It’s the Word of God A. Convert Us B. Sanctify Us C. […]

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A Guaranteed Victory (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Ephesians 6:10-20; Luke 12:51-53; Romans 5:1,2 I. Truth II. Holiness III. Preaching “When Christ returned to heaven he carried none of this world’s rarities with him—not its silver and gold, not crowns and diadems, which here men venture their lives, yea part with their souls, so prodigally for. Alas! what are these, and the whole […]

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Wartime Living (Ephesians 6:10-24)

Ephesians 6:10-24; 2 Corinthians 5:16 “As if this were a matter of the highest importance, to be considered first and last” – Spurgeon Show Video – Treasuring Him In a wartime lifestyle you always ask yourself, How can my life count to advance the cause of Christ? And if it means buying a computer to […]

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The War is for Glory and Souls (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Preached November 16th, 2014: Ephesians 6:10-20; 1 Peter 2:11-12; John 12:27-33; 1 Peter 5:8 The two issues that dominate these two verses—and indeed dominate the whole New Testament—are the salvation of the human soul and the glory of God. The two great issues of the Bible are how the soul of man might not be […]

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