"salvation" Tagged Sermons

Romans 13:8-14

We continue is this very practical section of the book of Romans, as Paul shows how grace influences our relationships, even our relationship with governing authorities, from elected officials to sports referees!  Having left us with a discussion about paying people what they are owed — including our taxes — we come again to more…

Romans 11:13-36

As we finish up Romans chapter 11 today, we close out this section of Romans we’ve entitled the “Synagogue of Israel.” If you do a quick breeze through the book of Acts, you will see that Paul the apostle would first visit the local synagogue and give them first “dibs” on the good news.  When…

Romans 10:5-13

In many ways Christians over the centuries have been guilty of making salvation a complex matter. In this continuing study through Romans 9-11, as Paul speaks directly to his fellow countrymen, the Jews, to beg them to be reconciled to God, he breaks down salvation as simply as it possibly can be represented. Specifically, verse…

Romans 9:1-24

Having reached the summit of God’s grace at the end of Romans chapter eight we concluded that “nothing can separate us from the love of God.” Chapter nine moves us into the next section — comprising chapters 9-11— a section we’re calling the “Synagogue of Israel.” Now we will see how God’s grace includes His…

1 Peter 1:1-9

One of our elders, Dave Vollmer, brings a timely reminder from 1 Peter: we are meant to be pilgrims and aliens here; this place is not our home. When we get too comfortable, we forget that our hope should be in Christ alone, who has given us an inheritance that will not fade away, “reserved…