Spencer Miller • Sermon • • 3,718 views
The following is from a letter by Billy Graham posted on the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association website: “Some years ago, my wife, Ruth, was reading the draft of a book I was writing. When she finished a section describing the terrible downward spiral of our nation’s moral standards and the idolatry…
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Introduction \\ Today we will look at one of the most serious and theologically packed sections of the Bible. Yet it contains one of the most controversial and emotionally charged issues of our day and that is of homosexuality. Now this passage deals with more that the topic of homosexuality but it also…
What is sexual sin? How makes one particular act of sex different from another? How ar 2 people different from other 2 people? Sex is not evil - let us just remove that taboo. Sex is God given for our enjoymnet, and the drive to have sex isalso God given. God first command to Adam and Eve was go forth…
GCA OT Bible - Lecture Notes
God's Institutions of Marriage and the Church are one and the same! All of His gifts are good! Love, marriage, and intimacy are under the attack of the enemy, but we can only be holy and happy when we follow God's plan and purpose for the family!
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 209 views
Genesis 18:20, 21; 19:1-17 The Sodomite is Not Gay “The Lord said, ‘Because the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is great and their sin is very grave, I will go down to see whether they have done altogether according to the outcry that has come to me. And if not, I will know.’ “The two angels came to…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 177 views
Sexual relations between people of the same sex. The biblical emphasis upon the loving union of male and female, as an integral part of God’s creation ordinance, establishes the context against which the censure of homosexual practice is to be set.
Recap Ruth 1 Out of Despair Opens in Tragedy - Naomi, Famine, Death, Loss Ends with Hope - God has visited his people in Bethlehem Ruth 2 Into Hope Ruth Gleans for food God provision through his law - caring for stranger/poor “Just so Happens” Ruth goes to Boaz’s field… meets him Boaz shows God’s compassion…
12 I thank him who has given me strength, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he judged me faithful, appointing me to his service, 13 though formerly I was a blasphemer, persecutor, and insolent opponent. But I received mercy because I had acted ignorantly in unbelief, 14 and the grace of our Lord overflowed…
What Should We Expect?
For although they knew God, they neither glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him, but their thinking became futile and their foolish hearts were darkened. Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools and exchanged the glory of the immortal God for images made to look like mortal man and birds…
Taboo: Talking About the Things We Don't Talk About
Do you have questions over gender equality, identity and orientation? How does God's order of creation effect our understanding of gender roles and responsibilities? Which roles and responsibilities are a matter of culture and which are biblically non-cultural? // To find out more about Involve Church, please visit involvechurch.com or email email@example.com.
Gregory Williamson • Sermon • • 118 views
GOD'S CURE FOR HOMOSEXUALITY a sermon by Greg Williamson (c) 2002, 2006 (unless otherwise noted, all Scripture quotations are from the New American Standard Bible) "Or do you not know that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor…
Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen. For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature: And likewise also the men, leaving…
Salt and Light
David Krueger • Sermon • • 91 views
Salt and Light: Living Righteously in a Homosexual-affirming Culture Text: Leviticus 18:22-23; Romans 1:24-27; Matthew 19:1-12 Theme: In a culture that increasingly affirms and even celebrates the homosexual lifestyle, Christians need to be Salt and Light. Date: 11102013File Name: Salt_and_Light_04.wpdSermon…
Understanding and Responding to Homosexuality
Steve Gordon • Sermon • • 78 views
What does it look like to speak the truth in love to someone struggling with homosexuality? We don’t have a biblical example per say - we do have numerous examples of what it looks like to speak the truth in love - Jesus and the woman of Samaria John 4 Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard…
1 Timothy 1 Timothy is a charge to one of Paul’s most trusted disciples. He led Timothy to Jesus, worked with him, and now sent Timothy on his own to strengthen churches. We need Timothies. We need people we can trust to work together to strengthen this church. Are you on board? This church is going…