Sermons on Idolatry

Sermons on Idolatry

Who is this King of Glory? (Downtown Minneapolis)

Psalm 24 1 The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it,    the world, and all who live in it;2 for he founded it on the seas    and established it on the waters. 3 Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord?    Who may stand in his holy place?4 The one who has clean hands and a pure heart,    who does not trust in an idol    or swear by a false god. 5 They will receive blessing from the Lord    and vindication from God their Savior.6 Such is the generation of those…

Hearts Turned Away and Toward The LORD (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 13:23-31 23 Moreover, in those days I saw men of Judah who had married women from Ashdod, Ammon and Moab. 24 Half of their children spoke the language of Ashdod or the language of one of the other peoples, and did not know how to speak the language of Judah. 25 I rebuked them and called curses down on them. I beat some of the men and pulled out their hair. I made them take an oath in God’s name and said: “You are not to give…

God Is With Us! (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 13:1-14 13 On that day the Book of Moses was read aloud in the hearing of the people and there it was found written that no Ammonite or Moabite should ever be admitted into the assembly of God, 2 because they had not met the Israelites with food and water but had hired Balaam to call a curse down on them. (Our God, however, turned the curse into a blessing.) 3 When the people heard this law, they excluded from Israel all who were of foreign…

A Life of Repentance (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 8:1-18 8 1 all the people came together as one in the square before the Water Gate. They told Ezra the teacher of the Law to bring out the Book of the Law of Moses, which the Lord had commanded for Israel. 2 So on the first day of the seventh month Ezra the priest brought the Law before the assembly, which was made up of men and women and all who were able to understand. 3 He read it aloud from daybreak till noon as he faced the square…

A Huge Step Backward (Downtown Minneapolis)

Exodus 32:1-33:6 32 When the people saw that Moses was so long in coming down from the mountain, they gathered around Aaron and said, “Come, make us gods who will go before us. As for this fellow Moses who brought us up out of Egypt, we don’t know what has happened to him.” 2 Aaron answered them, “Take off the gold earrings that your wives, your sons and your daughters are wearing, and bring them to me.” 3 So all the people took off their earrings and brought…

The Loud Voice of Idolatry

Luke68.pdf Luke-68.pptx Luke 16:19-31 19 äóìThere was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day. 20 At his gate was laid a beggar named Lazarus, covered with sores 21 and longing to eat what fell from the rich manäó»s table. Even the dogs came and licked his sores. 22 äóìThe time came when the beggar died and the angels carried him to Abrahamäó»s side. The rich man also died and was…

Who Will Be the Greatest?

Luke40notes.pdf Luke40.pptx Luke 9:37-50 37 The next day, when they came down from the mountain, a large crowd met him. 38 A man in the crowd called out, äóìTeacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only child. 39 A spirit seizes him and he suddenly screams; it throws him into convulsions so that he foams at the mouth. It scarcely ever leaves him and is destroying him. 40 I begged your disciples to drive…