Sermons on Slavery

Sermons on Slavery

Trusting Him Who Judges Justly (Lowertown St. Paul)

1 Peter 2:18-25 18 Slaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh. 19 For it is commendable if someone bears up under the pain of unjust suffering because they are conscious of God. 20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God. 21 To…

Trusting Him Who Judges Justly (Downtown Minneapolis)

1 Peter 2:18-25 18 Slaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh. 19 For it is commendable if someone bears up under the pain of unjust suffering because they are conscious of God. 20 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God. 21 To…

More Plagues (Lowertown St. Paul)

Exodus 8:20-9:12 20 Then the Lord said to Moses, “Get up early in the morning and confront Pharaoh as he goes to the river and say to him, ‘This is what the Lord says: Let my people go, so that they may worship me. 21 If you do not let my people go, I will send swarms of flies on you and your officials, on your people and into your houses. The houses of the Egyptians will be full of flies; even the ground will be covered with them.…

The Rooted Life: Turning the World Upside-Down

Colossians233.22-4.1notes.pdf Colossians 3:22-4:1 22ŒæSlaves, obey your earthly masters in everything; and do it, not only when their eye is on you and to curry their favor, but with sincerity of heart and reverence for the Lord. 23ŒæWhatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, 24Œæsince you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving. 25ŒæAnyone who…