Sermons from April 2018
2 Peter 3:1-10 ~ It is in our nature to dislike waiting and, oftentimes, people wonder why it takes so long for God to fulfill his promises. Pastor Doug Link uses God’s own words to answer, “Is this just His sovereign purpose or is it more?”
Lesson 13 in the Genesis: Foundations Sunday School class. Handout (PDF)
Luke 14:25-35 ~ What is the desire of your heart? Jesus addresses another large crowd, many of whom were not true followers, and tells them something astounding. Pastor Rod Bunton explores the meaning behind Jesus’ message that asks us to hate our families and even ourselves.
Lesson 12 in the Genesis: Foundations Sunday School class. Handout (PDF)
Luke 14:15-24 ~ Continuing the narrative of Jesus dining with the Pharisees and Scribes, another opportunity arises to correct their false beliefs. Pastor Rod Bunton explains how the parable Jesus gives about invited guests to a banquet relates to the fate of these non-believing Jews and their invitation to the Kingdom of God.
Lesson 11 in the Genesis: Foundations Sunday School class. Handout (PDF)
Luke 14:1-14 ~ When Jesus was invited to dine with Pharisees on the Sabbath, they were seeking to find something of which to accuse Him of violating. Pastor Rod Bunton shows how Jesus used this opportunity to expose their false teaching and prideful lifestyles.
Lesson 10 in the Genesis: Foundations Sunday School class. Unfortunately, this recording does not include the beginning of the lesson and starts about 10 minutes late.
Mark 16:1-11, 1 Corinthians 15:1-4, 15-20 ~ The death of Jesus on the cross was an amazing sacrifice that paid the debt for sinners in the past, in the present, and in the future and yet, without the resurrection that followed, it would have accomplished nothing. Pastor Rod Bunton explains this critical part of the gospel and why we can trust that it really happened.
Lesson 9 in the Genesis: Foundations Sunday School class. Handout (PDF)