Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 108 views
Behaviour that reflects the holy character of God himself is to be expressed in both social and personal dimensions of life.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 72 views
Believers are holy, in that they are called to be set apart from the world as God’s own people. Likewise certain days and articles are holy because they are set apart for God alone.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 32 views
The moral excellence of God that unifies his attributes and is expressed through his actions, setting him apart from all others. Believers are called to be holy as God is holy.
Bubba Hines • Sermon • • 28 views
Our Purpose To Glorify God by Enjoying Him Forever. for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body. So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. Enjoy God Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for…
Nathan Sehi • Sermon • • 13 views
Peter Greets a wide group of people, mostly from Turkey. Peter describes these as the elect who are exiles to this world in the same way as Israel was the exiles in Babylon. These believers find themselves as heavenly foreigners under persecution and descrimnation. This descrimination has caused them to doubt the reality of Christ's Divine work on calvary. He reminds them of who they are (the elect,) how they became the elect (work of the Holy Spirit), and the purpose of the election (obedience/membership in the people of God). The purpose of telling us about the election of God is to help the believers trust in the divine work of God in their lives. Trust in the divine work of God is exactly what will help persecuted heavenly refugee's overcome the suffering they are facing in this world.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 11 views
Believers are enabled to grow in holiness on account of the sacrificial death of Jesus Christ, foreshadowed by the OT sacrificial system, and through the sanctifying work of the Holy Spirit.
Pastor Brad Berglund • Sermon • • 7 views
Can God’s People Live Holy Lives? Colossians 3:12-17 12 ενδυσασθε ουν ως εκλεκτοι του θεου αγιοι και ηγαπημενοι σπλαγχνα οικτιρμων χρηστοτητα ταπεινοφροσυνην πραοτητα μακροθυμιαν 13 ανεχομενοι αλληλων και χαριζομενοι εαυτοις εαν τις προς τινα εχη μομφην καθως και ο χριστος εχαρισατο υμιν ουτως και υμεις…
Turn to 1 Peter 1 There seems to be a perception about God and the Church in our society - that God and the Church exist primarily to fix problems. “If God’s is so powerful, and He can fix all my problems, then He should fix all my problems and the problems of the world” - or so goes the idea. Of course…
Richard Devendorf • Sermon • • 0 views
Holy, Who? 1 Peter 1:15, 16 NIV Thesis - God wants men to be holy as He is holy. Sanctification Objective - To cause people to be holy. From childhood I have had six friends, constant companions, who are responsible for most of what I know. Many of you are acquainted with these friends of mine and have…