"Jesus" Tagged Sermons

Walls Still Fall at Jericho

Have you ever been Hemmed by “blindness”? –Physical, Spiritual, Emotional, Theological blindness? How about being hemmed in by greed, prejudice, and hopelessness? In the story of Jesus at Jericho as he makes his way to Jerusalem, we see Jesus breaking down these walls and restoring individuals to the family of God. Join us as we…

Cross Purpose

“When Jesus stepped on the stage of the world He announced His purpose, He came to Heal the broken hearted and to set the captives free and to bring the all who believe in Him together as One…He went to the cross to accomplish this…but sinister forces share a common purpose…if you find yourself getting…

Homecoming

Right now we are on the wrong side of the door. But all the leaves of the New Testament are rustling with the rumor that it will not always be so. One day, we will get in! The term will be over and the Holidays will have begun! -C.S. Lewis Scripture: Isaiah 51:6, Matthew 24:37-39;…

Born Twice

Self-willed romances have something in common with a message Jesus gave to Nicodemus. They were talking one night about conversion, a “second birth” that Jesus said was necessary before anyone could see the heavenly kingdom. Nicodemus asked, “How can a person be born again?” That’s a good question! Scripture: Mark 12:30; 1 Peter 2:2; John…

Growing in Grace

The Bible calls us to Love. Love God and Love Others. At Mount Vernon Seventh-day Adventist church we have chosen to make this declaration our mission. But How? How do we grow in Christ to the place that we can authentically Love others?  Peter challenges us to Grow in GRACE. (2 Pt 3:18) How? Through…

Lessons from the Life of Peter

2 Peter 3:10-11 challenges us to consider the time in which we are living and acknowledge that this earthly life will soon pass away. In awareness of this reality the question is postulated by Peter, “What type of lives should we be living?”  Good question.  Does Peter have any experience with this transformative question? Did…

The Sanctuary – Part 1

In the sanctuary service, God met His people were they were. In a world hopelessly marred by sin and after spending over 400 years in physical slavery to Egypt, the Lord redeemed His people and in the sanctuary service He enlarged their understanding of salvation.  Fully a third of Exodus is devoted to the organization…