Category Archives: Growing Your Faith

Sanctified in Christ & by the Holy Spirit

Sunday Evening Worship at NCPC, discipleship sermon, “Praying Out of Our New Identity,” July 24, 2016. Sermon texts: 1 Corinthians 1:1-2; 1 Peter 1:2; 1:13-16; 2:9-12; Acts 1:14; 1 Thessalonians 3:11-13 Outline: 1. By God’s grace, we are saints, 2. … Continue reading

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Real Fellowship

Evening Worship at NCPC, July 3, 2016, audio from the sermon,”The Closer Reality of Biblical Fellowship, or Your Getting up in my Grill!” Sermon texts: Hebrews 10:24-25 & 3:12-13 A good summary comes from pen of D. Mathis as he … Continue reading

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True Christian Friendship

Discipleship sermon from NCPC Evening Worship service, audio: “Fellowship: True Christian Friendship” Guiding texts: Acts 2:42-47; 1 John 1:1-4; Colossians 3:12-17; Philippians 2:19-22; James 5:19-20

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True Christian Fellowship

NCPC Sunday Evening worship, audio of the discipleship sermon, “Spiritual Fellowship: Koinonia“, June 19, 2016. Sermon texts: Acts 2:42-47; 1 John 1:1-4; Philippians 1:3-5 Sermon outline: I. Fellowship is sharing together or sharing a common life. 1. Spiritual community relationship. … Continue reading

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You Become Like What You Admire

For Sunday Evening worship at NCPC, the final installment of “The Instrument of the Gospel: Beholding the Light of the Glory” Sermon text: 2 Corinthians 3:18; 4:4-6 4 Applications: 1. We become like what we admire, 2. There is a … Continue reading

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The Apostle Paul’s Conversion as an Example for us Today

Sunday Evening Worship at NCPC, May 29, 2016, audio from the sermon, “Paul saw the light…and so must we.” Sermon texts: 2 Corinthians 3:18-4:6; Isaiah 9:2; Acts 7:54-8:3; 9:1-22; 26:9-24 Outline: i. An encounter with the “light of the Glory” changes … Continue reading

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The Light of the Gospel: the Glory of the Triune God

Evening Worship at NCPC, audio of sermon on May 15, 2016, “The Light of the Gospel: God’s Glory” Sermon text: 2 Corinthians 3:15-4:6 i. Some remain spiritually blind in the darkness; ii. some receive and see the light of the … Continue reading

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