Sermons by Andy Bratton (Page 15)
Sermon Scripture: Mark 12:18-27 Mark 12:18-27 Deuteronomy 25:5-10 What will the resurrection be like? Will we look the same? Will we sound the same? Will we know the same people? Will we be married? What matters is that we believe it will happen. What do we believe about God’s power? God made it all (Genesis 1:1) God destroyed it all (Genesis 6) God loved it all (Genesis 1:31, John 3:16) I vote Jesus means… We are ALL His We believe…
Sermon Scripture: Mark 12:13-17 Do you listen to the correct advice? Do you know the candidates? Do you question the candidates with a pure heart? Do you follow the correct candidates? Do you marvel at Jesus? When we give to Christ what is His, we have clarity. Even clarity about politics.
Joseph had a simple vision Be a carpenter Be a husband Be a father God had a simple vision Enter the world Teach the world Save the world The world has been given a simple vision Accept Reject What is your vision of your relationship with Jesus next Christmas?
Scripture: Matthew 2 Christmas enhances our… Excitement Emotions Endurance Let’s be wise and… Read the story and give God the glory.
Scripture: Luke 1:46-55 God… Looks on and exalts the humble Shows mercy to those who fear Him Fills the hungry He also… Scatters the proud Brings down the mighty Sends away the rich Humility and Hunger is how we Magnify his Majesty.
The last installment of the Exit Strategy is The Entrance of the Church.
Scripture: Mark 11:20-33 We must be prepared for the enemy “Faith is the assurance of things hoped for and the conviction of things not seen.” Hebrews 11:1 “For with the heart one believes and is justified.” Romans 10:10 “The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” James 5:16 “…if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.” Colossians 1:13 We must know the…
Scripture: Mark 11:1-19 The King is welcomed in The King cleanses The King establishes Lordship The King is feared and worshiped The second step in the Exit Strategy is the entrance of Jesus as King!
Mark 10:46-52 Bartimaeus was trapped In the dark Bartimaeus was lost in an environment without relief Bartimaeus had hope because of what he heard Bartimaeus exited his trap by receiving the light The exit from darkness is made possible by the entrance of light.
Mark 10:32-45 Following Jesus causes mixed emotions. Philippians 1 – Paul is filled with joy in chains Mark 4 the disciples are scared if a guy came in casting out a demon how would you feel? James and John showed courage. They ask for an answer before they ask the question They ask for it all They look Jesus in the eye and say, “yes, I can take it.” The other 10 showed anger. 1 Corinthians 13:4 – love is…