An ever-increasing circle of love

Sermons on 1 John

The False Church

Today Phil walks through Jesus’ parable of the wheat and weeds, and how Satan plants weeks of falsehood in the church to weaken and disable God’s people. He gives us points on how to recognize these falsehoods in the church and how to guard our own hearts as the community of truth. Matthew 13:24-39 1 John 4:1-6

To whom have I been sent?

As we approach the end of the book of Luke it is not about the end of a story. It is what the end of the book teaches us about our ultimate end and how that end informs our life today. All four gospels end with Jesus sending us out. Jack challenged us with the question today, “To whom have I been sent?”…

The Missing Figure in My Nativity: Toward a more effective Christian life

The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil. – 1 John 3:8 Have you ever seen a snake in a nativity scene at Christmas? In one of his best messages ever, Jack takes us on a timely journey from Christmas to the Cross to Revelations to our present day situation. You don’t want to miss this…

Luke 22:14-20 God’s Love in the Lord’s Supper

Jack today explains how we can be rooted and grounded in love demonstrated at the Lord’s Supper. Click here to read all the passages for today’s message. Luke 22:14-20; Proverbs 24:3; Ephesians 3:14-19; John 15:9; 1 John 3:16; John 3:16; Romans 8:32; John 15:13; John 16:27; Romans 5:7-8; Galatians 2:20; Ephesians 2:4-5; Psalm 136; Romans 8:38-39; Jeremiah 31:3; Song of Solomon 2:4