Sermon Audio & Notes

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Hebrews: Greater Than…Part 7

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 7Faith: The Key to LivingHebrews 11: 1-40June 16, 2019 I. Once again, REMEMBER the CONTEXT. (Hebrews 1-10)A. Jewish BELIEVERS in DIFFICULT times. (10:32-34)B. Tempted by the TANGIBLE and the KNOWN. (2:1ff; 3:12ff; 4:11ff; 5:11ff)C. The REMINDERS that Jesus is GREATER. (1:4; 7:19,22; 8:6; 9:23) We often read Hebrews 11 as the

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Pentecost 2019

Pentecost 2019The Holy SpiritGen 2:7-8; John 20:21-22; Rom 8:12-17June 9, 2019 Pentecost: The Holy Spirit  Intro:Father-Son-Spirit God is DifferentExpulsive power of a new Affection: Thomas Chalmers I. PersonalA. Life as relationship to God was severed in EdenB. The Spirit brings an internal liberation C. The Spirit brings about adoption – Abba Father. How do we receive the Spirit? 

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 6

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 6The Final Sacrifice, A New CovenantSelections from Hebrews 8-10June 2, 2019 I. Why this PRIEST is BETTER. (8:1)A. He BRINGS a better COVENANT. (8:1-9:10)B. He BECOMES a better SACRIFICE. (9:11-28)C. He is the REALITY behind the SHADOWS. (10:1-18) Once again, Jesus is greater. He’s been greater than angels, greater than Moses,

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 5

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 5Where can we go?Hebrews 4:14-5:10; 6:19-8:1May 26, 2019 I. High Priest 101 Hebrews 5:1-4A. A Representative between God and Man Hebrews 5:1-3, Numbers 18B. Called by God Hebrews 5:4C. A Particular Set of Skills Hebrews 5:4 II. In the order of Melchiza-who? Hebrews 5:5-10, 7:1-10, Psalm 110:4, Genesis 14:18-20A. Like the

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 4

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 4Blessed AssuranceHebrews 5: 11-6:20May 19, 2019 I. The DANGER of FALLING AWAY Heb. 6:4-8A. CONTEXT is Key! Hebrews (all of it!)B. A Reliance on DEAD WORKS Heb. 6:1-2, 6C. A Question of FAITH Heb. 6:4-6, 12 II. OBTAINING our HOPE Heb. 6:9-18A. DULLNESS and DILIGENCE Heb. 5:11, 6:11-12B. Enduring the TEST

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 3

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 3Entering the “rest” of JesusHebrews 3:1-4:16May 12, 2019 I. Jesus is GREATER than MOSES. (3:1-19)A. Moses is IN, Jesus is OVER. (3:2-5)B. A WARNING from the BACKSTORY. (3:6-11,16-29; Num.13:26-33)C. From backstory to OUR STORY. (3:12-15) The writer of Hebrews reminds the readers of their history…and it’s not the most favourable picture.

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 2

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 2Slaughtering our sacred cows…Hebrews 1:4-2:18May 5, 2019 I. The STRUCTURE of the TEXT. (1:4-2:18)A. GREATER than the ANGELS. (1:4-14)B. WARNING to pay ATTENTION. (2:1-4)C. Jesus BECAME like us to FREE us. (2:5-18)  1. HIM or THEM? (2:8; Ps. 8:4-6) It’s always good to start with just the text. To do a little

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Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 1

Hebrews: Greater Than… Part 1It All Starts Here Heb. 1: 1-13 April 28, 2019 I. The WAY God SPEAKS. (v.1-2)A. COMMUNICATION is what He DOES. (v.1-2; Ps. 19:1-4)B. WHAT God already SAID. (v.1)C. Jesus: The FINAL WORD. (v.2: Jn 1:14) The book of Hebrews was written to Jewish Christians. We can tell that by the

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Resurrection Sunday (Easter)

Resurrection Sunday (Easter)Reactions to the Resurrection Mt. 28:1-20; Is. 53:1-12 April 21, 2019 I. It STARTS at a TOMB. (Mt. 28:1; Is. 53)A. The GIFT of LENT. (Ps. 139:23-24)B. The REALITY of DARKNESS. (Jn 1:5)C. The REFUSAL to AVOID it. (v.1) We often read this story and forget where it actually starts; a group of

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Palm Sunday – The 6th Sunday of Lent

Isaiah: Preparing the Way ~ Part 6 (Palm Sunday)The Two Sides of Welcoming a KingMt. 21:1-17; Is. 56:7April 14, 2019 I. What THEY have all been WAITING for. (v. 1-11)A. YEARS of LONGING. (v.4-5; Zech. 9:9)B. Finally, the ARRIVAL of the KING. (v.4-11)C. Hosanna: SAVE us NOW. (v.9-11) Every year we come back to the

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