The Church that Takes the Bible Literally

In 2014, only 39% of people who claim to be Christians say that the Bible should be understood in a literal fashion. Should that number be higher or lower? What does it even mean to “take the Bible literally”? Should we be doing so? Finally, why does it even matter?

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(Preaching about common misunderstandings. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on June 11, 2017.)

What is the Church?

As we begin our series on common questions or misunderstandings about the church, we must begin with a fairly foundational question: what is the church? It is one of those topics that seems so obvious on the surface, but upon a deeper examination becomes more and more interesting.

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(Preaching about common misunderstandings. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on June 4, 2017.)

 

The Golden Rule

The Golden Rule is one of the most pivotal ideas in moral philosophy. While Jesus was not the first to articulate the idea, he calls it the basis of the Law and Prophets. Why is this rule so important, and what are its limits?

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(Preaching through the Sermon on the Mount. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on May 21, 2017.)