Tag Archives: Christian Life

Does God Want Us to Try to Please Him?

EVENING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio of the sermon, “Pleasing God: The Foundation of Our Conduct,” September 17, 2017. Sermon text: 1 Thessalonians 4:1-2 Sermon outline: 1. INTRO – should we try to please God? 2. exposition of verses 1-2. 3. … Continue reading

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The Only Way to Freedom

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC, audio of the sermon, “Has the Son set you free…indeed?” June 4, 2017 Sermon text: John 8:31-47 Sermon outline: (1.) Sin holds people captive (vv. 33-34, 37, 38b, 39-44). (2.) The Truth sets people free (vv. … Continue reading

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Devote Yourselves to Prayer

SUNDAY EVENING WORSHIP at NCPC, “Attitude of Ministry,” May 14, 2017 Sermon text: Colossians 4:2-6 Sermon outline (1.) Pray (vv. 2-4), that is devotedly, steadfastly. (2.) Live (vv. 5-6), that is according to the gospel that you have believed.

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Everything Means Everything

EVENING WORSHIP at NCPC, sermon audio, The Trio of Thanks: “Anything Worth Doing,” March 26, 2017 Sermon text: Colossians 3:17 Sermon outline: 1. The overarching principle around the principle (17b). 2. An application of the principle (17a). 3. A built-in … Continue reading

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Doctrine, Life, and Fellowship

EVENING WORSHIP at NCPC, January, 29, 2017, sermon audio, “Spiritual Fashion.” Sermon text: Colossians 3:1-17 Sermon outline: (1) Be who you are … in Christ [1-4], (2) Stop wearing those clothes that do not fit [5-11], (3) Wear the clothes … Continue reading

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In View of God’s Mercies, How Do We Live?

Sunday’s sermon, “How Then Shall We Live?” September 13, 2015 Sermon text: Romans 12:1-21 Outline: Spiritual thinking leads to reasonable service, 1-2; Spiritual gifts lead to humble service, 3-8; Spiritual actions lead to blessed service, 9-21.

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