Sermons tagged with ‘death’

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Authority Part 2


Matthew 9:1-34 Matthew has already shown us in chapter 8 that Jesus has authority over disease—leprosy, paralysis, and fevers are all His servants. He also has authority over disciples, disasters, and demons. And all this is good news for followers of Christ. We trust in His authority over all these things and we rejoice in […]

Faith Works with Our Words


James 3:1-12 Our words can be either a blessing or a curse to those around us. Believers must learn to control their tongues and use their words for good, not evil.



In Exodus 11, we learn about a term which has great significance in the Old Testament, the book of Exodus, and the New Testament.  It is the term firstborn – it is where the exodus story and the priestly story meet.  And it is connected to the last of the Ten Plagues, the death of the […]

Christian Response to Newtown


Our friends, family members, co-workers and neighbors are all trying to piece things together. Now is not the time for debates. Now is a time for tears and prayer. Now is a time to hug our children, comfort others and cling to the promises that our God isn’t distant or aloof to our pain, suffering, […]