Month: October 2015

Jesus Versus ___ (Sermon)

The following is a sermon I preached at Cherrydale Bible Church on October 25, 2015. Title: Jesus Versus ________ Passage: Colossians 2:4-23 Theme: The Preeminence and Sufficiency of Jesus

Au Revoir, KJV

I don’t read the KJV for the same reason I don’t read a French Bible. I don’t understand the language. Please don’t misunderstand: I really appreciate the historical significance of the KJV. This version of the Bible has done so much for the English-speaking…

Fish Bumper Sticker

I’ve had the desire recently to put a bumper sticker on my car that says “Jesus is Lord.” In keeping with Romans 10:9 (If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord…) I am interested in making a more public declaration of my…

Grand, Godly Goals (Sermon)

The following is a sermon I preached at Cherrydale Bible Church on October 11, 2015. Title: Grand, Godly Goals Passage: Colossians 1:24-2:3 Theme: The Preeminence and Sufficiency of Jesus

The Problem with Salvation

The problem with salvation (read: God’s grace) is its accessibility. It is simply too accessible. “In 1975, researchers Worchel, Lee, and Adewole wanted to know how people would value cookies in two identical glass jars. One jar held ten cookies while the other contained just two…

The Preeminence of Jesus (Sermon)

The following is a sermon I preached at Cherrydale Bible Church on October 4, 2015. Title: Jesus and God, Jesus and creation, Jesus and the church Passage: Colossians 1:15-23 Theme: The Preeminence and Sufficiency of Jesus