Good Stewards of God’s Grace (1 Peter 4:7–11)

Scripture Text: 1 Peter 4:7–11   Good Stewards of God’s Grace (MP3) Good Stewards of God’s Grace (Sermon Text) Introduction Last week we looked at a passage in Paul’s letter to the Ephesians. In that passage, we discovered that it is not the pastor, the deacons, or the other leaders in a church who do …

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Equipped for Ministry (Ephesians 4:11-16)

Scripture Text: Ephesians 4:11-16   Equipped for Ministry (MP3) Equipped for Ministry (Sermon Text) Introduction Back in 2012, Gena and I came to Good Hope Baptist and began serving here during a very challenging time in the life of the church. When we arrived here at Good Hope, we began seeking God’s direction and a …

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Abba! Father! (Romans 8:12-17)

Scripture Text: Romans 8:12-17   Abba! Father! (MP3) Abba! Father! (Sermon Text) Introduction Last week, we arrived at Romans chapter eight where Paul began describing our life in the Spirit. Before knowing Jesus Christ, our life was in the flesh, following the desires of the flesh and following the demands of the Law. After trusting …

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Are You Really Alive? (Romans 8:1-11)

Scripture Text: Romans 8:1-11 Are You Really Alive? (MP3) Are You Really Alive? (Sermon Text) Introduction In the previous chapter of Romans, Paul described the battle within every Christian who wants to do what is right, but constantly fails to do it. Paul ended chapter seven of Romans with these words: Romans 7:24–25 24 Wretched …

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