Speaking from the Cross – Why Have You Forsaken Me?

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Did the Father really forsake Jesus on the cross, and if so, why? And what does this mean for us?

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(Preaching on Jesus’ words on the cross. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on November 19, 2017.)

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Speaking from the Cross – Woman, Behold Your Son

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In our look at the second thing Jesus said from the cross, we must ask: why did Jesus tell his friend to care for his mother? And how must they have felt standing by their dying friend?

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(Preaching on Jesus words on the cross. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on October 22, 2017. Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash.)

Speaking from the Cross – Father Forgive Them

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We can learn the most about people in times of extreme discomfort, and no time is more uncomfortable than dying. Jesus said several things on the cross; what can we learn about his character and priorities from these “last words”?

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(Preaching on Jesus words on the cross. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on October 15, 2017).

The Church that Takes the Bible Literally

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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.)