Sermons on Acts

Sermons on Acts

Growing Strong Together… Through Work

Acts 18:1-17 Being a Christian is hard work; how can we stay on task when what we really want to do is quit? ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 2-27-22 Notes…

Growing Strong Together… Through Flexibility

Acts 17:16-34 Flexibility is the joyful response to change ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 2-20-22 Notes – Through Flexibility

Growing Strong Together… Through Scripture

Acts 17:1-15 Scripture is vital if we are to distinguish between “These Things” and “Other Things” and so grow in the grace of God. ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 2-13-22 Notes…

Growing Strong Together… Through Inclusion

Acts 16,   Colossians 2,   Romans 6 Inclusion means accepting into fellowship ALL who come to Christ by faith.  Baptism is  symbol of this unity. ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 2-6-22…

Growing Strong Together… Through Diversity

Acts 16:11-33; 17:22-34 Diversity is God’s tool for the redemption of ALL peoples. ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 1-30-22 Notes – Through Diversity Also referenced today: Understanding CRT, by Marvin Olasky…

Growing Strong Together… Through Hearing God

Acts 16:6-10 God will answer our questions after it becomes clear to us WHY it is that He is speaking. ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 1-23-22 Notes – Through Hearing…

Growing Strong Together… Through Conflict

Acts 15:36-16:5 ACTS:  TRUTH LIBERATED – Acts 28:31 GRACE: The ongoing gift of God in which we participate for His glory and for our benefit.  1st Journey: The DISCOVERY of GRACE – September – November 2021 (Galatians) 2nd Journey: The DEVELOPMENT of GRACE – Acts 16-18 (Philippians;  1-2 Thessalonians;  1-2 Corinthians) 3rd Journey: The DEPTH of GRACE – Acts 19-28 (Philemon; Ephesians; Colossians; Romans) 1-16-22 Notes – Growing Strong Through Conflict

Jerusalem: The Council’s Decision, Pt. III

Acts 15 Conflict is a tool which God uses to expose what is evil (Original Sin) and to reclaim what is priceless. (Imago Dei) This is a continuation of the sermon series, Acts: Truth Liberated.  This is the eighth message in the sub-series: Places Liberated: Geographical Places.  Refer to the notes for more detail. 11-14-21 Notes – The Councils Decision, Acts 15, Part III

Jerusalem: The Council’s Decision, Pt. II

Acts 15 Conflict is a tool which God uses to expose what is evil (Original Sin) and to reclaim what is priceless. (Imago Dei) This is a continuation of the sermon series, Acts: Truth Liberated.  This is the seventh message in the sub-series: Places Liberated: Geographical Places.  Refer to the notes for more detail. 10-24-21 Notes – The Councils Decision, Acts 15, Part II Also referenced today:  Bible Baseball  

Jerusalem: The Council’s Decision, Pt. I

Acts 15 Conflict is a tool which God uses to expose what is evil and to reclaim what is priceless. This is a continuation of the sermon series, Acts: Truth Liberated.  This is the sixth message in the sub-series: Places Liberated: Geographical Places.  Refer to the notes for more detail. 10-10-21 Notes – The Councils Decision, Acts 15, Part I Two articles referenced today: Populism Poses Dangers to Democracy. It Does the Same to Christian Witness. The Church Has Helped to Heal Those…

Lyconia: Rolling with the Punches

Acts 14:1-28 How do you get up again when you find yourself knocked down?  You will get up and go again when the value of freedom in Christ becomes greater in you than the comfort of bondage. This is a continuation of the sermon series, Acts: Truth Liberated.  This is the fourth message in the sub-series: Places Liberated: Geographical Places.  Refer to the notes for more detail. 9-26-21 Notes – Lyconia, Rolling With the Punches  

Antioch Pisidia: Giving the Choice

Acts 13:13-52 Choice is a gift of God’s grace. This is a continuation of the sermon series, Acts: Truth Liberated.  This is the third message in the sub-series: Places Liberated: Geographical Places.  Refer to the notes for more detail. 9-19-21 Notes – Antioch Pisidia: Giving the Choice