Sermons in Law

 

Why Then the Law?

by David Robinson

October 11, 2015 | Galatians 3:10-26

Paul explains to the Galatians the distinction between grace and law and in doing so shows them why the Law was given in the first place, and how it prepares people for the Gospel and serves the goals of the Gospel.

 

Law and Atonement

by Joe Boot

May 19, 2013 | Hebrews 8:6-13

The Spirit leads us to love and to know His law and to obey it. The law is the tool of liberty and victory to see His work and purposes established.

 

Perfect Permanent Priesthood

by Scott Masson

May 5, 2013 | Hebrews 7:11-28; John 17:20-26

We live in a culture of self-righteousness and so we recoil at any hint that we need to be righteous. Political correctness itself is a kind of self-righteousness, smugly condemning those who believe in moral absolutes.

 

The Word of God and the Revival of the Soul

by David Robinson

August 12, 2012 | Psalms 19

This Psalm of humility exalts the Law of God, and points us to Christ. The theme of the Psalm is the glory of God.

 

Judging Others

by Joe Boot

June 19, 2011 | Matthew 7:1-6

To judge others by human standards is both hypocritical and self-blinding. Whoever judges by the word of God begins his censure with himself.

 

Love Your Enemy

by Joe Boot

March 13, 2011 | Matthew 5:43-48

We are commanded to respect the life and reputation of our enemy (don’t murder, don’t slander), respect his property (don’t steal, don’t covet), etc. Jesus instructs us to pray for and bless our enemy.

 

Murder and the Heart

by Joe Boot

January 23, 2011 | Matthew 5:21-26

We live in a murderous culture where violence and suicide are leading causes of death.

 

Riches in Poverty

by Scott Masson

October 3, 2010 | Matthew 5:1-12

Sin is deceitful, offering us many ways to make us happy, but ultimately all but Christ's offer of blessed life leads to misery and death.

 

The Character of the Blessed

by Joe Boot

September 26, 2010 | Matthew 5:1-2; Psalm 1

To be blessed is to be satisfied as God is satisfied.

 

Oaths and Anointings

by Joe Boot

June 6, 2010 | James 5:12-17

Light use of oaths is a declaration of independence from God.

 

This Mist of Life and the Will of God

by Joe Boot

May 16, 2010 | James 4:11-17

We don't merely preface our plans with "if the Lord wills" but we want embedded in our character the knowledge that our lives are under God's control.

 

The Royal Law

by Joe Boot

April 11, 2010 | James 2:1-13

Many people believe we can distinguish love and law; however, love is the fulfilling of the law.