Sermons on Christ (Page 2)

Sermons on Christ (Page 2)

Nehemiah Points to Christ in Name, Intercession, and Role (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 1:1-11 1 The words of Nehemiah son of Hakaliah: In the month of Kislev in the twentieth year, while I was in the citadel of Susa, 2 Hanani, one of my brothers, came from Judah with some other men, and I questioned them about the Jewish remnant that had survived the exile, and also about Jerusalem. 3 They said to me, “Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem…

God Gives Grace to the Humble (Downtown Minneapolis)

1 Peter 5:5-7 5 In the same way, you who are younger, submit yourselves to your elders. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud    but shows favor to the humble.” 6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. Download Message Slides Download Message Notes

Someone Greater than Melchizedek is Here

Psalm 110 1 The Lord says to my lord: “Sit at my right hand     until I make your enemies     a footstool for your feet.” 2 The Lord will extend your mighty scepter from Zion, saying,     “Rule in the midst of your enemies!” 3 Your troops will be willing     on your day of battle. Arrayed in holy splendor,     your young men will come to you     like dew from the morning’s womb. 4 The Lord has sworn     and will not change his mind: “You are a priest forever,     in the order of Melchizedek.” 5 The Lord is…

The Rooted Life: Community – We Need Each Other

Colossians254.7-18notes.pdf Colossians 4:7-18 7ŒæTychicusŒæwill tell you all the news about me. He is a dear brother, a faithful minister and fellow servantŒæin the Lord.Œæ8ŒæI am sending him to you for the express purpose that you may know about ourŒæcircumstances and that he may encourage your hearts.Œæ9ŒæHe is coming with Onesimus,Œæour faithful and dear brother, who is one of you.ŒæThey will tell you everything that is happening here. 10ŒæMy fellow prisoner AristarchusŒæsends you his greetings, as does Mark,Œæthe cousin of Barnabas.Œæ(You…

The Rooted Life: Keep Your Head In the Clouds

Colossians183.1-4notes.pdf Colossians 3:1-4 3ŒæSince, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2ŒæSet your minds on things above, not on earthly things. 3ŒæFor you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. 4ŒæWhen Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory. Download Message Powerpoint  

Being Rooted: Union with Christ

Colossians 2:9-12 9ŒæFor in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, 10Œæand in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority. 11ŒæIn him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your whole self ruled by the fleshŒæwas put off when you were circumcised byŒæChrist, 12Œæhaving been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through your faith in…

Being Rooted: Do NOT Live According to Human Tradition

Colossians122.8notes.pdf Colossians122.8.pptx Colossians 2:6-8 6 So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, 7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and over owing with thankfulness. 8 See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ.8ŒæSee to it that no one takes…

Jesus: The One We Proclaim

Colossians91.24-29.pdf Colossian91.24-29.pptx Colossians 1:24-29 24ŒæNow I rejoice in what I am suffering for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is still lacking in regard to Christäó»s afflictions, for the sake of his body, which is the church. 25ŒæI have become its servant by the commission God gave me to present to you the word of God in its fullnessäóî 26Œæthe mystery that has been kept hidden for ages and generations, but is now disclosed to the Lordäó»s…

King of the Jews?

Mythbusters3.pdf Mythbusters3.pptx Ephesians 3:1-21 3 For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentilesäóî 2 Surely you have heard about the administration of Godäó»s grace that was given to me for you, 3 that is, the mystery made known to me by revelation, as I have already written briefly. 4 In reading this, then, you will be able to understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, 5 which was not made known…

Was Jesus fully man?

Mythbusters2notes.pdf Mythbusters2.pptx [vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_tour interval=”0″][vc_tab title=”SCRIPTURE PASSAGE” tab_id=”1437693866-2-77″][vc_text_separator title=” SCRIPTURE PASSAGE ” title_align=”separator_align_center” color=”grey” style=”double”][vc_column_text] Matthew 1:18-25 18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. 19 Because Joseph her husband was faithful to the law, and yet did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to…