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1 Timothy
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1 Peter
2 Peter and Jude
1, 2 and 3 John

The Storyline Series
The Hero's Tale
The Story in Six Acts
The Flood (Gen. 6-9)
Waiting for His Arrival
Reflecting on His Work
Laboring in His Legacy

Advent / Christmas
What Love is This?
The Five Questions of Christmas
God With Us
Hope in the Prison of Despair
Misc. Advent/Christmas

Passion Week / Easter
The Journey to Jerusalem
The Way of His Cross
Why I Need a Savior
Death/Burial/Resurrection
Come and Dine
The Theology of Rest
Misc. Easter

Pentecost Sermons
The Victory of God
His Story; Our Story
Misc. Pentecost Sermons

Missions & Local Church
He Rules Over the Nations
Let the Nations be Glad
The Mission of the Local Church
His Church, His Mission
The Mission of the Local Church
Our Core Values
We Believe
The Church: A Place of Hope
God's Eden Being Fulfilled

The Christian Life Series
What If It Does Not Work?
When Winter Comes
Joining Jesus in the Wilderness
When Victory Seems Lost
Citizens of Another Country

Other Topical Series
Jesus Fulfills the Fall Feast Days
Five Gospel Fruits
People of the Resurrection
The Marriage Relationship
The Cross and Moral Purity
Knowing Him/Making Him Known
Living Eternal in the Temporal
For Christ and His Church
A Gospel-Driven Christian Life
Stand Alone Sermons


1 Corinthians

Paul's letter to the Corinthians was written in response to questions and situations that arose within the Corinthian fellowship.  No part of our lives, include our "church life" is separated from Jesus Christ.   This letter celebrates the centrality of Christ in the local assembly.

The Issue of Body Unity in the Local Assembly
02.06.05 As the People of God, Who Are We?1 Cor. 1:1-3
02.13.05 Called into Fellowship1 Cor. 1:4-9
02.20.05 Is Christ Divided?1 Cor. 1:10-17
02.27.05For the Word of the Cross is . . . the Power of God1 Cor. 1:18-25
03.06.05But God Chose . . . So that No Human Being Might Boast1 Cor. 1:26-31
03.13.05I Determine to Know Nothing Except Jesus Christ, and Him Crucified1 Cor. 2:1-5
03.20.05We May Know the Things Freely Given Us by God1 Cor. 2:6-16
04.03.05I Could Not Speak to You as to Spiritual Men1 Cor. 3:1-4
04.10.05But God Was Causing the Growth1 Cor. 3:5-9
04.17.05It Will Be Revealed by Fire1 Cor. 3:10-17
04.24.05All Things Belong to You1 Cor. 3:18-23
05.01.05I Do Not Even Examine Myself1 Cor. 4:1-5
05.08.05What Do You Have That You Did Not Receive?1 Cor. 4:6,7
05.15.05We Have Become a Spectacle to the World1 Cor. 4:8-13
05.22.05I Became Your Father Through the Gospel1 Cor. 4:14-21
The Issue of Morality in the Local Assembly
05.29.05Christ Our Passover Also Has Been Sacrificed1 Cor. 5:1-13
06.05.05Why Not Rather Be Wronged1 Cor. 6:1-8
06.12.05Such Were Some of You1 Cor. 6:9-11
06.19.05Your Body is the Temple of the Holy Spirit1 Cor. 6:12-20
06.26.05Stop Depriving One Another1 Cor. 7:1-9
07.03.05Do Not Leave - Part I1 Cor. 7:10-24
07.10.05Do Not Leave - Part II1 Cor. 7:10-24
07.17.05Single, Pure, Serving, and Happy1 Cor. 7:25-38
The Issue of Liberty in the Local Assembly
07.24.05Biblical Body Building1 Cor. 8:1-3
07.31.05There is No God But One1 Cor. 8:4-6
08.07.05I Will Not Cause My Brother to Stumble1 Cor. 8:7-13
08.14.05Do We Not Have a Right?1 Cor. 9:1-14
08.21.05I Have Become All Things to All Men1 Cor. 9:15-23
08.28.05But I Discipline My Body and Make it My Slave1 Cor. 9:24-27
09.04.05Therefore, My Beloved, Flee From Idolotry1 Cor. 10:1-14
09.11.05Not I, But ChristMisc.
05.14.06Pagan Worship1 Cor. 10:14-22
05.21.06Do All to the Glory of God1 Cor. 10:23-11:1
05.28.06Christian Liberty, Legalism, and the Glory of Christ - Part I1 Cor. 10:23-11:1
06.11.06Christian Liberty, Legalism, and the Glory of Christ - Part II1 Cor. 10:23-11:1
06.18.06Christian Liberty, Legalism, and the Glory of Christ - Part III1 Cor. 10:31-11:1
The Issue of Proper Etiquette in the Local Assembly
07.02.06Proper Etiquette for Men and Women - Part I1 Cor. 11:2-16
07.09.06Proper Etiquette for Men and Women - Part II1 Cor. 11:2-16
07.16.06Understanding the Lord's Table - Part I1 Cor. 11:17-22
07.30.06Understanding the Lord's Table - Part II1 Cor. 11:23-26
08.06.06Understanding the Lord's Table - Part III1 Cor. 11:27-34
The Issue of Ministry Diversity in the Local Assembly
08.13.06The Holy Spirit Works Through Every Believer - Part I1 Cor. 12:1-11
08.20.06The Holy Spirit Works Through Every Believer - Part II1 Cor. 12:1-7
08.27.06What Are Spiritual Gifts?1 Cor. 12:8-11
09.03.06Learning to Live Inter-Dependently1 Cor. 12:12-26
09.10.06The Baptism of the Holy Spirit1 Cor. 12:12,13
09.17.06Priority Within Equality1 Cor. 12:27-31
09.24.06The Greatest of These is Love1 Cor. 13:1-13
02.04.07Gifting & 'The Fork in the Road:' Are Spiritual Gifts for Today1 Cor. 13:8-13
02.18.07What is Biblical Prophecy & How It Works in a Local Church1 Cor. 14 (Misc)
03.04.07What are Biblical Tongues & How They Work in Local Church1 Cor. 14:6-13
03.11.07Why Does the Church Gather?1 Cor. 14:26-33
03.18.07Women in the Church1 Cor. 14:34-35
1 Tim. 2:9-14

Issues of Theology: Understanding the Resurrection
03.25.07The Gospel is Jesus Christ1 Cor. 15:1-11
06.03.07A World Without a Resurrection1 Cor. 15:12-19,29-34
06.10.07Betting on a Sure Thing1 Cor. 15:20-28
06.17.07From Grime to Glory1 Cor. 15:35-49
07.01.07The Day Death Died and Hope Was Born1 Cor. 15:50-58
Issues of Opportunity: Understanding Personal Gifting
07.08.07Learning to be Rich toward God 1 Cor. 16:1-4;
Luke 12:13-14
09.09.07The Biblical Principle of Grace Giving1 Cor. 16:1-4
Issues of Opportunity: Understanding Personal Adversity
09.16.07The Biblical Principle of Ministry Opportunity and Adversity1 Cor. 16:5-9
Issues of Opportunity: Understanding Comeraderie
09.23.07The Biblical Principle of Training the Next Generation1 Cor. 16:10-12
Issues of Opportunity: Understanding Personal Ministry
09.30.07Five Parting Commands for a Unified Fellowship1 Cor. 16:13-14
11.04.07The Biblical Principle of Honorable Leadership1 Cor. 16:15-18
11.11.07The Biblical Principle of Ecumenicalism and Excommunication1 Cor. 16:19-24