Sermons on The Gospel

Sermons on The Gospel

A Life that Pleases God, Part 2

1 Thessalonians 4:4-12 Paul addressed the need for the Thessalonian church to grow in their sanctification. Pastor Doug Link concludes a two-part series that discusses both sexual purity and some surprisingly ordinary areas of a Christian life that please God.

A Life that Pleases God, Part 1

1 Thessalonians 4:1-5 Paul had expressed his pleasure with how the Thessalonian church had grown spiritually since his departure, but then he turned his focus to areas where they needed growth. Pastor Doug Link begins a two-part series on an exhortation to grow in sanctification, starting with sexual purity.

A Call to Continue in the Faith

2 Timothy 3:10-15 Paul chose Timothy to join his ministry so that he might be taught how to teach the Gospel and to minister to the church. Pastor Doug Link uses this passage from Paul’s letter to Timothy that reminds him, and us, to remain steadfast in his lifestyle and faithful to his purpose.

From Reconciliation to Ambassadors

2 Corinthians 5:18-21 Even though, as sinners, we offend God, He is the one that offers reconciliation. Pastor Rod Bunton explains why God does this and what responsibility we have as believers after we are reconciled.

The Glorious Resurrection of the Saints

Philippians 3 After Christ’s crucifixion, burial, and resurrection, He began a timeline that ultimately prepares a Heavenly home for believers. Pastor Rod Bunton starts in Philippians 3 and explores supporting passages to explain how Christians will also experience a resurrection and a new body for eternity.

Pursuing Holiness, Part 2

2 Peter 1:5-11 Peter lists qualities that we should pursue on our journey to holiness. Pastor Rod Bunton concludes his teaching from this passage, reviewing each of the qualities that lead to an effective and fruitful life, full of confidence in our spiritual condition.

Prepared for Sanctification, Part 2

2 Peter 1:3-4 Pastor Rod Bunton continues to explore this passage, showing how God provides all that we need to change our life: making the gospel attractive, allowing us to know the truth of the savior, to grow more like His divine nature, and to shield us from our own sinful desires.

Prepared for Sanctification

2 Peter 1:3-4 Peter assures his readers that after our justification by God, we can experience the process of sanctification knowing that we are supplied with everything we need. Pastor Rod Bunton looks at that amazing promise and compares it to many ways where we try to provide our own solutions to become sanctified.

Living in Light of the End, Part 2

1 Peter 4:9-11 Peter continues to explain the ways in which we should live, keeping in mind the knowledge of the end times. Pastor Rod Bunton concludes this passage about living the new life, examining more ways to love one another and how to be good stewards of God’s spiritual gifts.