Tag Archives: Sin

The Holy Spirit & the Promised Son

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio from the sermon, “An Introduction to the Holy Spirit,” December 31, 2017 [the first 8 minutes of the recording include the invocation, readings, and the morning prayer]. Sermon texts:¬†Genesis 1:1-2; 2:7; 3:6-8; Isaiah 7:14; 11:1-2; … Continue reading

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Walk While You Have the Light

SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio from the sermon, “Jesus the Divine Missionary, part 1,” November 12, 2017 Sermon text: John 12:34-43 Sermon outline: Intro- Infatuation with the darkness. (1.) There is an urgency to appreciating God’s message and acting … Continue reading

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Grace Alone: A ‘Sola’ of the Reformation

EVENING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio of the sermon (exposition/lecture), “An Evening Series on the Reformation: Sola Gratia,” October 22, 2017. Text that informs the topic: Ephesians 1:3-14 Outline: 1. Merit or grace? 2. Context: indulgence controversy. 3. Luther’s response. 4. … Continue reading

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We Wish to See Jesus

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio from the sermon, “Sir, We Would See Jesus,” October 15, 2017. Sermon text: John 12:20-26 Sermon outline: (1.) The Gentiles’ Question, 20-22. (2) Jesus’ Response, 23-26, (a) Prophetic pronouncement, 23 (b) Earthly illustration, 24 (c) … Continue reading

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The Power of the Gospel

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC-Selma, audio from the sermon, “The Gospel of Jesus According to Paul,” preached August 20, 2017. Sermon texts: Romans 1:16-17; 1 Corinthians 1:17-18, 22-24 Sermon outline: (1.) The gospel is the power of God unto salvation. [Rom. … Continue reading

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The Reality of Bondage to Sin

Sermon Audio from the MORNING WORSHIP of NCPC-Selma for August 13, 2017: “Paul’s Doctrine of Sin.” Sermon texts: selections from Galatians 5 and Romans 5-7 Sermon outline: (1.) The sinful nature is a willing slave of sin. [A.] Sin as … Continue reading

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The Encounter That Changes Everything

MORNING WORSHIP at NCPC Selma, audio of sermon, “Jesus Apprehends Saul…and changes everything,” July 9, 2017 Sermon texts: Acts 9:1-19 and Galatians 3:10-14 Sermon outline: Introduction- What caused Saul’s revolution? Changes caused by his radical conversion, his view of 1. … Continue reading

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