Sermons from July 2016

God’s Faithfulness

Romans 3 New International Version (NIV) God’s Faithfulness What advantage, then, is there in being a Jew, or what value is there in circumcision? Much in every way! First of all, the Jews have been entrusted with the very words of God. What if some were unfaithful? Will their unfaithfulness nullify God’s faithfulness? Not at all!…

Four Faces of Humanity

Romans 2:12-29 New International Version (NIV) All who sin apart from the law will also perish apart from the law, and all who sin under the law will be judged by the law. For it is not those who hear the law who are righteous in God’s sight, but it is those who obeythe law who…

The Case Against Humanity

Romans 2:1-11 New International Version (NIV) God’s Righteous Judgment You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things. Now we know that God’s judgment against those who do such things is based on…

When God Let Go

Romans 1:24-32 New International Version (NIV) Therefore God gave them over in the sinful desires of their hearts to sexual impurity for the degrading of their bodies with one another. They exchanged the truth about God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator—who is forever praised. Amen. Because of this,…

God’s Diagnosis

Romans 1:18-23 New International Version (NIV) God’s Wrath Against Sinful Humanity The wrath of God is being revealed from heaven against all the godlessness and wickedness of people, who suppress the truth by their wickedness, since what may be known about God is plain to them, because God has made it plain to them. For since…