Revelation Part 10 – Philadelphia pt. 2

Revelation Pt. 10 – Philadelphia- b Rev. 3:7-13 Isaiah 9:1-7 Audio for this sermon can be found HERE Everyone who has come to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ wants to serve Him. We are born again it seems, with … Continue reading

Letter to the Church at Philadelphia – Sermon notes

Revelation Part 9 – Philadelphia Rev. 3:7-13 Psalm 33 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Philadelphia – the “city of brotherly love.” That is what the word philadephia means: love of brothers. It wasn’t named that because that … Continue reading

Letter to the Church at Thyatira – Revelation Part 7

1 Kings 16:29-34 Rev. 2:18-29 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Thyatira was a trade city, a very prosperous commercial center. Famous for its large number of trade guilds or unions. Unions, that like those in Ephesus, Smyrna … Continue reading

Letter to the Church at Pergamum – Revelation Part 6

Rev. 1:12-20 & 2:12-17 Numbers 31:1-18   AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Just as with the previous letter to the Church at Smyrna, the circuit this book was sent on moved another 40-50 miles north to the … Continue reading

The Letter to the Church at Smyrna: Revelation Part 5

AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Revelation Part 5 2:8-11 – Smyrna Isaiah 10:5-27 2 Samuel 24:1 / 1 Chronicles 21:1   About 40 miles north of the city of Ephesus lay the trading port city of Smyrna. … Continue reading

A Communion Meditation out of Naaman the Leper’s Account

Naaman The Syrian Leper 2 Kings 5:1-19a 1 Corinthians 11:20-34 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE A very great man with a very great problem. Commander: Position Great: Attributes – capabilities High favor: Respectable and respected Given victory: … Continue reading

A wee sweet bit of Newton

Last Lord’s Day, I closed the sermon with an impromptu reading of a poem by John Newton. In his “Olney Hymns” – Newton wrote a poem on every book of the Bible. Many books enjoyed more than one poem. This … Continue reading