Hearing the Ring of Truth: Part 1

September 10, 2017 • Larry Kroon

Luke wrote his record of what Jesus said and did in order to give Christians confidence in the truth of the Gospel. As we begin our extended sermon series in this book, we will spend our first two weeks identifying the distinctive elements of his record that give it the distinctive ring of truth. Preaching today: Pastor Kroon. Sermon Text: Luke chapters 1 and 2.

The Need for New Understanding

November 12, 2017 • Ashley Brown

Throughout His ministry Jesus pushed people to reconsider the teaching of Scripture. His contention was that they had missed the vital, core truth it contains regarding who God is and how we are to relate to Him. As a result, the people needed a new understanding of God and His interaction with the world to contain the scriptural truth Jesus had come to proclaim.

"Jesus Came for Sinners"

November 12, 2017 • Ashley Brown

Jesus interacts with a prominent sinner, and even chooses to dine with him and his friends. The religious leaders of the day feel this is not what Jesus should be doing. In response, Jesus explains that He has come for people just like this.

Jesus Has Authority to Forgive Sin

November 5, 2017 • Ashley Brown

God alone has the authority to forgive sins, and yet Jesus claimed to have this authority for Himself. As evidence of His authority and God’s confirmation of it, Jesus performed a miraculous healing. In front of a pressing crowd Jesus commanded a paralyzed man to get up and walk – and, immediately, he did.