Biblical Sermons Preached at The Crossing Church, Jacksonville, FL
No Other Gospel
There is only one Gospel and yet we stain it and distort it to fit our agendas and our lives. Paul emphatically declares that the Gospel must be preserved and defended
The response to Jesus’ declaration that He is true food and true drink was not enthusiastic. Many stopped following him and even Peter soberly accepted the truth. Jesus’ reveals our motivations in life and describes for us what real food should do.
Am I Unforgivable?
Jesus declares that the blasphemy of the Holy Spirit is an unforgivable sin. This is not a specific sin that we have committed; rather it is a rejection of the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives. It is a life of unrepentance.
Being a Disciple = Losing Your Life
We have taken the words of Christ and shaped them into words that are comfortable and easy. But Jesus makes a hard declaration about what is required to follow him. The life of a disciple is not one of multiple purposes or mutli-tasking...the life of a disciple is to live out the will of God in our lives.
The unity of the church is hard to see. In fact, it’s probably one of the most divided organizations in existence. Yet Jesus declares that it is through our unity that the world will believe in Him. Unity is not some nicety in the Christian life
I Never Knew You
Jesus says that we shouldn’t worry, but is this actually possible? Did he really mean that or was he just exaggerating? Jesus was serious