Sermons from February 2016

Sermons from February 2016

Who Are You

John 1:19-28 –  This message explores how John the Baptist serves as a mentor to us.  John the Baptist attained an almost celebrity status for his day.  Yet, John deflected any attention away from himself and always pointed people to the true great one, Jesus Christ. We learn that our worth can never be found in ourselves nor our achievements.  It is always about…

Living in a Tent

John 1:14-18 –  In this message we explore the beauty of the Old Testament tabernacle. It was a place people could point to and say “God dwells among us right over there, in the tent.” The “Skekinah Glory” was a visible cloud and fire associated with the glory of God. The High Priest had limited accesses into the Holy of Holies once a year on…

Hard to Swallow

John 6:46-58 –  Christ says some things in this passage that are,… well, hard to swallow. What He says caused many Jews to stumble and choke. When Christ says to them, and to us, “Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you have no life in you,” what did He mean? Was He being literal?