Sermons in Apologetics

 

The Pursuit of Happiness

by David Robinson

January 24, 2016 | Ecclesiastes 2:1-11

The desire for joy is not ultimately satisfied in this world. Even in Eden joy was found not in the perfect created order, but in fellowship with God.

 

God’s Wisdom for the Human Condition

by Joe Boot

January 17, 2016 | Ecclesiastes 1:12-18

The uncertainty of autonomous man's striving for salvation leads to hopelessness. Only on the basis of a personal God in covenantal relationship with man is there any hope for mankind.

 

Finding Meaning in a Sin-Cursed World

by Joe Boot

January 10, 2016 | Ecclesiastes 1:1-11

Ecclesiastes provides life wisdom and apologetics guidance for the believer facing the circumstances of the world.

 

The Creation of the World

by Joe Boot

January 25, 2015 | Genesis 1

The creation account is foundational to Christian theology. The literal interpretation of Genesis 1 is supported by the rest of the Bible, linguistic analysis, the testimony of historic Christian orthodoxy, and science itself.

 

Waiting for Our Blessed Hope

by Joe Boot

December 14, 2014 | Titus 2:11-14

The meaning of Christmas is that all peoples have been offered the grace of God in Christ. That grace invites us to humble ourselves before God's self-revelation in Christ and enter into familial fellowship with God.

 

Always be Ready!

by David Robinson

October 26, 2014 | 1 Peter 3:8-17

Honouring Christ the Lord as holy in your heart entails loving good, shunning evil, speaking with gentleness, and fearing the our commander-Lord in prayerfulness.

 

Searching for Truth: The Great Bar

by Joe Boot

April 27, 2014 | Luke 12:13-21

When you deny judgment to a transcendant God at the end of history, final judgment is sought under the kingdom of man.

 

Searching for Truth: The Rolling Stone

by Joe Boot

April 20, 2014 | Psalms 16

The resurrection of Christ is the turning point which changes all of history. The Devil's power over the curse of death is broken, and for the Christian the sting of death is gone.

 

Searching for Truth: The Big Story

by Joe Boot

April 13, 2014 | Luke 24:13-27

The Bible gives us a big story about reality, beginning with paradise lost in Adam's Fall and culminating with paradise restored by Christ's redemption in the cross. God's people cannot merely admire the gospel; we need to rest in it, entrusting our whole beings to God in Christ.

 

Searching for Truth: Bible Bashers and the Authority of Scripture

by Joe Boot

April 6, 2014 | 2 Timothy 3:16-17; Isaiah 40:6-8, 12-31

Everything comes to pass according to God's certain, infallible Word. Apart from God's Word we cannot know anything with certainty.

 

Searching for Truth: Echoes of Eden

by Joe Boot

March 30, 2014 | Ecclesiastes 3:1-14

Human longings are a sign-post which points us to the only source of ultimate meaning and purpose, God Himself.

 

Searching for Truth: Worldview and Belief

by Joe Boot

March 23, 2014 | Ecclesiastes 12:1-8

Our culture is characterized by ignorance and indifference about the most important matters of truth. But the truth matters and it deserves our careful attention and consideration.