December 26 , 2021
Text: Matthew 5:10-12
Title: Matthew's Gospel: The Persecuted
I. The Identity of the Persecuted (10-11)
II. The Promise to the Persecuted (10)
III. The Posture of the Persecuted (12)
Thought: What should your response be when you're persecuted?
December 12 , 2021
Text: Genesis 22:1-19, John 3:16
Title: The Heart of Christmas: God the Father
I. God's Call to Abraham to Sacrifice His Son (Genesis 22:1-2)
II. Abraham's Obedience to Sacrifice His Son (Genesis 22:3-10)
III. God's Deliverance with a Ram (Genesis 22:11-19)
IV. God's Deliverance with The Lamb (John 3:16)
Thought: Why would God tell a father to sacrifice his son?
December 5 , 2021
Text: Luke 1:26-38
Title: The Heart of Christmas: Mary
I. Gabriel Is Sent To Call Mary (26-27)
II. Gabriel Delivers God's Call To Mary (28-33)
III. Gabriel Receives Mary's Response To God's Call (34-38)
Thought: What is Mary's one question to Gabriel?
October 24, 2021
Text: Matthew 5:6
Title: Matthew's Gospel: Blessed are the Hungry
I. The Citizens of the Kingdom are Famished (6a)
II. The Citizens of the Kingdom are Fed (6b)
III. The Citizens of the Kingdom are Full (6b)
Thought: How do sinners become righteous?
September 19, 2021
Text: Matthew 4:18-25
Title: Matthew's Gospel: Fishers of Men
I. Simon and Andrew Left Their Nets (18-20)
II. James and John Left Their Boat (21-22)
III. Christ Jesus Left His Throne (23-25)
Thought: What would you be willing to leave behind to follow Jesus?
August 29, 2021
Text: Matthew 4:1-11
Title: Matthew's Gospel: The Temptation of Jesus
I. Jesus Chooses God Over Comfort (1-4)
II. Jesus Chooses God Over Pride (5-7)
III. Jesus Chooses God Over Possessions (8-11)
Thought: Which temptation was the hardest for Jesus to resist?
July 18, 2021
Text: Matthew 1:18-25
Title: Matthew's Gospel: Joseph's Test
I. Joseph's Dark Day (18-19)
II. Joseph's Strange Night (20-23)
III. Joseph's Bright Morning (24-25)
Thought: Why didn't the angel tell Joseph that Mary's child was of the Holy Spirit until after she was pregnant?
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May 23, 2021
Text: Jonah 1:-4-6
Title: Jonah: Calm in the Storm
I. The Lord's Storm (4)
II. The Sailors' Response (5)
III. The Captain's Solution (6)
Thought: How can Jonah sleep during the storm?
April 25, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 16:1-9
Title: Wilderness Living: Travel Plans
I. Paul Plans A Trip To Corinth (1-4)
II. Paul Plans To Stay In Corinth (5-7)
III. Paul Plans To Delay His Trip To Corinth (8-9)
Thought: What causes Paul's trip to Corinth to be delayed?
March 7, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 15:12-19
Title: Wilderness Living: The Resurrection, Part II
I. If Christ didn't Rise, you won't Rise (12-14)
II. If Christ didn't Rise, you're a Liar (15-16)
III. If Christ didn't Rise, your Faith is Worthless (17-19)
Thought: Under what circumstances are we to be the most pitied of all people?
February 28, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11
Title: Wilderness Living: The Resurrection, Part I
The Proclamation of the Gospel (1-5)
II. The Proof of the Gospel (6-9)
III. The Power of the Gospel (10-11)
Thought: Why does Paul say he's not fit to be called an apostle?
February 21, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 14:34-40
Title: Wilderness Living: Paul's Final Appeal
I. Paul's Appeal for Submission (34-35)
II. Paul's Appeal for Recognition (36-37)
III. Paul's Appeal for Order (39-40)
Thought: Why in the world would Paul say that it's improper for women to speak in Church?
February 14, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 14:26-33
Title: Wilderness Living: The Congregation
I. Each Congregant is to Bring Edification (26)
II. Each Congregant is to Bring Humility (27-28)
III. Each Congregant is to Bring Peace (29-33)
Thought: What should you bring to church?
February 7, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 14:20-25
Title: Wilderness Living: Open Hearts
I. Hard Hearts Won't Listen to God (20-21)
II. Confused Hearts Can't Listen to God (22-23)
III. Open Hearts Want to Listen to God (24-25)
Thought: Why won't some people listen to the gospel?
January 17, 2021
Text: 1 Corinthians 14:1-5
Title: Wilderness Living: Words Edify
I. Prophecy is the Desirable Spiritual Gift (1)
II. Prophecy is the Superior Spiritual Gift (2-4)
III. Prophecy is the Edifying Spiritual Gift (5)
Thought: Why does Paul prefer the Corinthians prophesy as opposed to speaking in tongues?