Sermons on Suffering (Page 5)

Sermons on Suffering (Page 5)

God Promises Deliverance (Lowertown St. Paul)

Exodus 5:22-6:27 22 Moses returned to the Lord and said, “Why, Lord, why have you brought trouble on this people? Is this why you sent me? 23 Ever since I went to Pharaoh to speak in your name, he has brought trouble on this people, and you have not rescuedyour people at all.” 6 Then the Lord said to Moses, “Now you will see what I will do to Pharaoh: Because of my mighty hand he will let them go; because of my mighty hand he will drive them out of his…

A Bad Start (Lowertown St. Paul)

Exodus 5:1-21 5 Afterward Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said, “This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says: ‘Let my people go, so that they may hold a festival to me in the wilderness.’” 2 Pharaoh said, “Who is the Lord, that I should obey him and let Israel go? I do not know the Lord and I will not let Israel go.” 3 Then they said, “The God of the Hebrews has met with us. Now let us take a three-day journey into the wilderness to…

Jesus: The Mystery of God

Colossians102.1-5.pdf Colossian102.1-5.pptx Colossians 2:1-5 2ŒæI want you to know how hard I am contending for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not met me personally. 2ŒæMy goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, 3Œæin whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge. 4ŒæI tell…

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…

When Darkness Reigns

Luke88.pdf Luke88.pptx Luke 22:47-53 47ŒæWhile he was still speaking a crowd came up, and the man who was called Judas, one of the Twelve, was leading them. He approached Jesus to kiss him,48Œæbut Jesus asked him, äóìJudas, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?äó 49ŒæWhen Jesusäó» followers saw what was going to happen, they said, äóìLord, should we strike with our swords?äó 50ŒæAnd one of them struck the servant of the high priest, cutting off his right…

The Laid Down Preference of Jesus

Luke87.pdf Luke87.pptx Luke 22:39-46 39ŒæJesus went out as usual to the Mount of Olives, and his disciples followed him.40ŒæOn reaching the place, he said to them, äóìPray that you will not fall into temptation.äó 41ŒæHe withdrew about a stoneäó»s throw beyond them, knelt down and prayed, 42ŒæäóìFather, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done.äó 43ŒæAn angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him.44ŒæAnd being in anguish, he prayed more…