Category Archives: Luke

The Ascension of Christ

Morning Worship at NCPC, audio of sermon, “It Is Better for You that I Go Away,” May 8, 2016. Sermon text: Luke 24:50-53; Acts 1:4-11 Outline: 1. The Ascension Itself, 2. Christ’s Heavenly Session, 3. Jesus’ Visible and Victorious Return

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Forgiveness Results in Love

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC April 24, 2016, audio from the sermon, “Wisdom is Justified by Her Children: The Motivation of the Gospel” Sermon text: Luke 7:36-50 Outline, [thinking of question 2 of the Heidelberg Catechism] (i.) The guilt the gospel … Continue reading

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Jesus Tells the Parable of the Brats

NCPC Morning Worship, April 17, 2016, “What Can I Say About This Generation?” Sermon text: Luke 7:31-35 Outline: 1. Introduction connecting the parable to the previous material. 2. Jesus’ Parable. 3. Jesus’ Explanation 4. Application for us today.

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They Rejected the Purpose of God for Themselves

NCPC (PCA) Morning Worship, April 10, 2016, sermon audio: “What Did You Go Out to See?” Sermon text: Luke 7:24-30 Sermon Outline: Jesus asks diagnostic questions of the crowd (24-26). 2. Jesus assesses John’s ministry and relates it to the … Continue reading

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Offended By Jesus?

Audio of the sermon, “Blessed is the One Who Is Not Offended By Me,” Morning Worship at NCPC (PCA), April 3, 2016 Sermon text: Luke 7:18-23 OUTLINE 1.Who is the one asking this question? 2. What is the context and … Continue reading

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A Life-changing Encounter with Jesus

EASTER MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC, audio from sermon, “The Power and Compassion of Jesus,” March 27, 2016. Sermon text: Luke 7:11-17 An encounter with Jesus: the scene, 11-12; An encounter with Jesus:, the drama, 13-15; An encounter with Jesus, the … Continue reading

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Jesus Marveled at His Faith

Sunday MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC, audio of sermon A Portrait of faith: “The Faith of a Centurion,” March20, 2016, Palm Sunday. Sermon text: Luke 7:1-10 Outline: The compassion of faith, the conviction of faith, the confession of faith, Jesus commends … Continue reading

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The Life of a Disciple

MORNING WORSHIP service at NCPC (PCA), “Kingdom Values,” March 13, 2016. Sermon Text: Luke 6:12-49 Outline: 1. Jesus chooses and teaches his disciples, (12-19) 2. Jesus says how to view life as a disciple, (20-26) 3. Jesus describes how his … Continue reading

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Christmas Sermons 2015 at New Covenant

December 20, 2015: The Announcement of the Gospel, Luke 2:8-14 December 25, 2015: The Story of Christmas (Is it your story?), Galatians 4:4-7 (and the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ birth)

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The Shepherds, the Angels, and the Good News

Sunday’s sermon, “How to Respond to the Good News“, December 21, 2014 Sermon text: Luke 2:15-20   Order of worship & sermon outline

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