Sermons from July 2016

Sermons from July 2016

Last Words: The Gospel of the Grace of God

Acts 20:13-38 Community Group Questions What does Paul’s summon of the Ephesian elders, and his comments to them, tell us about Paul’s heart for the church? What should our heart be for the church? What were the most important things to Paul (24)? Can you say the same? Why does Paul say he was innocent of the blood of all (26), and how does he know he is innocent? In what…

Profit and Loss: Christian Impact in Ephesus

Acts 19: 21-20:1 Community Group Questions What did Paul resolve to do in verse 21? How do you think his resolve was informed by past experience? What can we learn from Paul with regard to ambition and planning? Why is there tension between the kingdoms of the world and the kingdom of Jesus Christ? What forms does that tension take today, both evidenced in the world, and…