Baptized and Alive in Christ

July 25, 2016

Sermon on Colossians 2:6-15, for the 10th Sunday after Pentecost, about the life that we have received, that has been created for us in Christ Jesus. How are we rooted and built up on Christ? What things threaten to bring us into captivity? What is the circumcision of Christ? How has God dealt with our sin debt?


Friends of the Law

July 21, 2016

Sermon on Psalm 119 (verses 105, 57-60), for the 9th Sunday after Pentecost. How can a Christian love and delight in the law of the Lord? What tension exists within the Christian as we relate to God's law? How is that tension resolved? What is the positive view of God's law?


The Good Samaritan

July 12, 2016

Sermon on Luke 10:25-37, for the 8th Sunday after Pentecost, about the parable of the Good Samaritan, and how Jesus talks to a lawyer about the questions of how to inherit eternal life, and who is my neighbor. What is our Christian duty? How does one enter eternal life? Who is the Good Samaritan a picture of?