Before attempting to remove a stain it helps to know its source. In this sermon, we'll consider sin's dark origins in history and human nature. This in turn will leading you to Christ for true, deep cleansing.
Frivolous divorces were extremely common in the first century. While acknowledging exceptions, Jesus calls you to honor the principle of permanence God ordained for marriage and to cherish its purposes.
In the beginning, God created humanity "very good." What does that mean? And why does it matter to hold fast to this belief in the face of modern myths and ancient errors which say human nature was flawed from the start? Tonight, we'll consider all these questions and how they connect to Christ.
In marriage, God calls spouses to lay aside their self-serving expectations of comfort and preferment and embrace Christ's cross-like calling to love and prefer one another above themselves. This sermon examines the duty and means for achieving it.