Sermons on Outreach (Page 6)

Sermons on Outreach (Page 6)

Prayer and Evangelism

We have been talking about the practical applications of the sufficiency of Christ in all things. We have seen how the sufficiency of Christ affects relationships in the home and in the marketplace. We turn to the internal world of one’s own soul and Paul is giving his final instructions to the church at Colossae before he leaves them and he wants to build the basics of the Christian life so they would not forget those things which are most…

Proclaim the Gospel!

We are at the end of this record of the work of the Holy Spirit in the church and as we see, it ends the way it began with an emphasis upon proclaiming the Gospel. As you read this I urge you to consider that our communion together, the taking of the Lord’s Supper of the bread and the cup, is an act of proclaiming the Gospel. Jesus said that as often as we do this we proclaim the Gospel…

Almost Persuaded

The Bible teaches that not one of us would respond favorably to God if God did not, first, sovereignly and graciously draw us unto Himself. Jesus will say, in John 6:44, 44 “No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him…” Jesus is teaching us that not one of us is “naturally” attracted to God and to His plan. No, we, by nature, are slavishly devoted to following our own plan. Left to ourselves we…