Thursday, May 21, 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Paul's Thesis Statement (Romans 6)


We surveyed Romans 1.5-17 where Paul greeted the Romans, blessed them and gave them his thesis statement for the entire letter.  What is the nature of salvation?

Sunday, May 10, 2015

17 The King Blesses the Poor in Spirit






In this first sermon through the Sermon on the Mount we examined what it meant to be poor in Spirit.  How does a person enter in to Kingdom of God?

Jesus the God-Man (Romans 5)


Exactly what was Jesus and what did he later become when he was conceived in the womb of Mary, a virgin?  Does it matter if we agree on this point?  What can we disagree about and still be considered orthodox Christians?  

Monday, May 4, 2015

Promised Beforehand Through His Prophets (Romans 4)



Did Jesus just come out of nowhere?  Was he prophesied about in the Old Testament, the Tanakh?  Do you have to suspend disbelief and commit intellectual suicide to embrace the Jesus story?  Does biblical prophecy support the notion that King Jesus is the Messiah?

Sunday, May 3, 2015

16 The King Restores What Sin Has Broken


Jesus taught in the Galilean synagogues and proclaimed the breaking in of the kingship of God/reign of God through his Christ (i.e. the kingdom of God) and healed diseases and cast out demons, thus proving his point.