Words of Life: CHRISTIAN

For such a widespread modern word, the term “Christian” isn’t used very much in the New Testament. How did this word come to be, and what did it mean for the original users? (NOTE: There were some audio issues. Sorry.)

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(Preaching on faith. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on July 10, 2022.)

Words that Give Life

Words are central to the Christian experience; after all, God chose to use words to convey His truth to His creation for all time. What instruction do Paul and Timothy give the Colossians in how to use their words in their new life in Christ?

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(Preaching through Colossians. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on August 8, 2021.)

What Does the Bible Say About…Abortion

This is the first of several specific cultural issues we will address over the next few weeks. As with many of these, much of the debate comes from people using the same words with different definitions. How does God define the relevant terms, and what does He say about them?

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(Preaching on controversial cultural issues. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on July 18, 2021.)

A Lasting Legacy

The phrase “treasures in heaven” by its very nature implies something eternal and lasting. How can we use this concept to fill our lives with a purpose that will give us meaning, and build something that we know will outlast us?

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(Preaching on personal values. This sermon was preached at the Dewey Church of Christ on May 30, 2021.)