Case Studies in Temptation – Moses

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David was a man who struggled with his darker impulses; Moses was a man who struggled with the opposite: the desire to not act. The temptation not to act can be just as strong as the temptation to act wrongly. How does it manifest, and what can we do about it?

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(Preaching on temptation. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on September 9, 2018.)

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The Last Week – Betraying Jesus

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Previously we examined what it takes to be a messenger of Jesus. This week we examine the contrast in Judas; what leads a person down a path of betrayal, and how are we in danger of the same?

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(Preaching through John’s Gospel. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on September 9, 2018.)

Case Studies in Temptation – David

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David was a mix of good and bad, success and failure, and fortunately for us, more of his successes and failures were recorded in God’s word. Looking at two of his triumphs over temptation and one of his failures, what can we learn?

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(Preaching on temptation. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on September 2, 2018.)

The Last Week – Being a Messenger of Jesus

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John 13 has two interwoven, interacting themes: Judas’s betrayal of Jesus, contrasted with Jesus’s preparation of his disciples to be his messengers. This week we will look at the second; what does Jesus expect of his messengers and what qualities do we need to possess if we want to be one?

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(Preaching through the Gospel of John. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on September 2, 2018.)