Messages of Hope

The Truth: Fireproof your Faith (Part 5 in a Series of 5)

By |2020-08-08T10:15:32+02:00August 9th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| How do we stay in the truth? Galatians 5: 7-10 7 You were running a good race. Who cut in on you to keep you from obeying the truth? 8 That kind of persuasion does not come from the one who calls you. 9 “A little yeast works through the whole batch of dough.” 10 I am confident in the Lord that you will

The Truth (Part 4 in a Series of 4): Culture

By |2020-07-29T19:47:06+02:00August 2nd, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| 1 Peter 2:9-17   9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. 10 Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have

The Truth (Part 3 in a Series of 4): The Sheep

By |2020-07-20T08:49:55+02:00July 19th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| Galatians 1:6-9 6 I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting the one who called you to live in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel— 7 which is really no gospel at all. Evidently some people are throwing you into confusion and are trying to pervert the gospel of Christ. 8 But even if we or

The Truth (Part 2 in a Series of 4): The Wolves

By |2020-07-03T10:40:28+02:00July 5th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| Acts 20:29-31 29 I know that after I leave, savage wolves will come in among you and will not spare the flock. 30 Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them. 31 So be on your guard! Remember that for three years I never stopped warning each of your night

The Truth (Part 1 in a Series of 4)

By |2020-07-01T14:18:17+02:00June 28th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| Scripture: John 8:31-32 “31 To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. 32 Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”   Introduction: The Problem of multiple Religions in the time of Christ The Ancient world had multiple religions and within them


By |2020-05-29T11:17:00+02:00May 31st, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope| 1 John 2:16 “For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father, but from the world.” James 4:6  “But He gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but shows favour to the humble.” Matt 5:3-9 “Blessed are the

Going the Extra Mile

By |2020-05-14T13:07:32+02:00May 17th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope|

Matthew 5:38-48                 Eye for Eye 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth.’[h] 39 But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also. 40 And if anyone wants to sue

Suffering for Christ

By |2020-05-11T13:32:17+02:00May 10th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope|

1 Pet 4: 12-19       Suffering for Being a Christian 12 Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. 13 But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. 14 If you are

Salt and Light

By |2020-05-11T13:39:29+02:00May 3rd, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope|

Matt. 5:11-16      Living as Citizens of Heaven - Salt and Light 11 “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. 12 Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you. Salt and

Citizens of Heaven

By |2020-05-11T13:46:37+02:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: Messages of Hope|

Sermon: Citizens of Heaven Phil 3:18-21 18 For, as I have often told you before and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ. 19 Their destiny is destruction, their god is their stomach, and their glory is in their shame. Their mind is set on earthly things. 20 But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly