Sermons by Jerod Harper

Sermons by Jerod Harper

Gifted

Ephesians 4:7-16 Sermon Application Questions Read Ephesians 4:1-16. How do verses 1-6 and 7-16 fit together? How does the emphasis change? What does the “but” do? Why do you think that Paul includes verses 8-9? What is their importance to what he is saying in this section? What does it mean to be a saint? Do you think of yourself as a saint? If not, why? What are saints…

Cosmic Now Common: Walk This Way

Ephesians 4:1-6 Sermon Application Questions According to the letter of Ephesians what is the “call” we have been called to? How would you summarize Ephesians chapters 1-3? What does Paul mean when he uses the word “walk?” How do we walk in a manner or equal to that call? If you are to live in accordance to the call, the manner of your walk has something to say about the…

Jesus Speaks

Mark 5:21-43 Sermon Application Questions What drove Jairus to seek out Jesus? What are the circumstances of your life that have driven you to Jesus? How did Jairus come to him? How do you come to him? What drove the woman to seek out Jesus? Why do you think the woman wanted to touch his garment rather than speak to him? Why do you think that Jesus wanted to find the…

Lost, Found, Celebrate

Luke 15:1-32 Sermon Application Questions Who are the tax collectors and sinners of our day? Who are the Pharisees and scribes? What are the things that we commonly grumble about? How do we normally react when people different from us come into the church or are saved? What is the reaction of the man who finds his sheep and the woman who finds the coin? How should we…

Many of One

1 Corinthians 12 Application Questions What is the importance of the confession of “Jesus is Lord?” How does that compare with their previous life style? How did the Spirit’s work in your life change you? How should understanding that there is diversity in the Trinity affect what we think of diversity in the church? Re-read verse 7 and 1 Peter 4:10. How are we supposed to…

Count It All Joy

James 1:2-8 ESV Discussion Questions Circumstances in our life can either be trials or temptations depending on how we react to them. What are the trials that we can face as Christians? How do we react so that they are trials? How do we react so that they are temptations? Why does God test our faith? How is the testing of our faith beneficial to our walk with God? What…