Sermons by Rod Bunton
Luke 12:1-7 ~ After warning his disciples about the dangers of hypocrisy, he teaches them how to recognize it. Pastor Rod Bunton teaches us that the fear of man—desiring to please those around us more than God—is the source of hypocrisy.
Romans 1:1-7, 15-17 ~ Tuesday, October 31st, marks the 500th anniversary of a seminal event in the history of Protestantism when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the door of the Schloßkirche (Castle Church) in Wittenberg, Germany, criticizing the doctrines of the Catholic Church and helping to spark the Protestant Reformation. Pastor Rod Bunton explores the most important of five “solas” that grew out of these theses and explains why the righteous shall live by faith, and faith alone,…
Luke 12:1-3 ~ As the crowds began to swell, Jesus issued a warning to his disciples. Pastor Rod Bunton thoroughly discusses the warning to avoid the danger of hypocrisy.
Luke 11:37-54 ~ After having just finished teaching about those who could not see the light of God’s truth, Jesus is invited to dine with Pharisees. Pastor Rod Bunton shows us that they weren’t embracing truth and were instead teaching as doctrines the commandments of men.
Luke 11:33-36 – Although Christ had provided much light to those following him, many refused to see it. Pastor Rod Bunton explains why they were blinded from the truth.
Luke 11:29-34 – As great crowds started following Jesus, he had a critical message to deliver to them. Pastor Rod Bunton explains how the signs that the crowds were seeking were not leading them to repentance.
Luke 11:24-28 – After casting out a demon and being accused of doing it apart from God, Jesus uses a parable to teach a valuable lesson about true restoration. Pastor Rod Bunton explores how this lesson teaches about the need for regeneration.
Luke 11:14-23 – Despite a wealth of evidence they had witnessed with their own eyes, some around Christ did not believe that he was of God. Pastor Rod Bunton preaches about those who didn’t realize their hardened condition.
Luke 11:5-13 – After teaching his disciples how they should pray, Jesus tells them how they should be motivated in their prayers. Pastor Rod Bunton explains the we should be shamelessly bold in our petitions to God, who loves his children.
Luke 11:1-4 – As imperfect Christians, we have a “sacred schizophrenia” — we love our temptations and we hate them. Pastor Rod Bunton examines the last petition in the Lord’s Prayer where we plead with God to help us overcome our own desires.
Luke 11:1-4 – In the Lord’s Prayer, Jesus taught us to ask for forgiveness from God but that request came with an addendum. Pastor Rod Bunton teaches about our obligation to forgive others.
Luke 11:1-4 – In the 32nd Psalm, God’s Word proclaims, “Blessed is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.” Pastor Rod Bunton teaches why forgiveness of sin is our most basic need for our spiritual existence.