Sermons from October 2017

Sermons from October 2017

A Ministry Worth Dying For

2 Corinthians 4:1 Sermon Application Questions Read 2 Corinthians 3:4-4:1. How does Paul describe the ministry under Moses and the Law? What do you think he means by ministry of death and ministry of condemnation? How does that compare with the ministry now after Christ has appeared? Why do you think he calls it a ministry of righteousness? What is the hope that Paul…

The Fight We Don’t Always Recognize

Ephesians 6:10-13 Sermon Application Questions  When you read this section (verses 10-20) what is your first response? What questions do you have? What emotions do you feel? How are we to understand the “rulers,” “authorities”, and “spiritual forces of evil”? Who or what do you think Paul is referencing? Are there any other texts in the Bible that talk about a battle…

The Biblical Employee

Ephesians 6:5-9 Sermon Application Questions  How is this text applicable today, after all we don’t have bondservants? Do you think that the relationship between a master and slave is the same as an employer and employee? Why? How do you think obedience of a bondservant looked when done with “fear and trembling,” “a sincere heart,” and “as to Christ?” These verses fall…

A Marriage Made in Heaven

Ephesians 5:22-33 Sermon Application Questions How would you define submission? How does the church submit to Christ? How does a wife submitting to a husband compare to the church submitting to Christ? How does a woman submit to her husband yet not lose her identity? What does it mean that Christ is the head of the church? How does the husband being the head of the wife…