Sermons

It’s a Family Affiar

Colossians 3:18-4:1 “The strength of a nation is derived from the integrity of its homes.” Paul addresses three groups… Husbands and Wives: Love and Submission. (18-19) ”love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not…

All Dressed up and Someplace to Go

Colossians 3:12-17 Paul’s exhortation to holy living is to “put off the grave-clothes to put on the grace-clothes.” “Put off the old sin life to put on the holiness life in Christ.” Four motives that ought to encourage us to walk… The grace of God for undeserving sinners (3:12-14) If God saved a sinner based…

Paul’s Transformation

Pastor Lazaro Suruy Grace Church – El Tejar, Guatemala   Acts 9:1-6 Saul had an encounter with Jesus. He was trying to destroy the early church but Jesus appeared to him
 and his whole life changed. Saul asked, “Who are you Lord?” The Lord responded, “I am Jesus.” Paul went from city to city sharing the good…

Heaven on Earth

Colossians 3:1-11 It does little good if Christians declare and defend the truth, but fail to demonstrate it in their lives. Titus 1:16 – “they profess that they know God, but in works they deny Him.” Three ways Doctrine is connected with Duty… Seek the Heavenly (3:1-4) We must keep our affection and attention fixed…

Believer Beware

Colossians 2:16-23 From the flashing red signal lights at a railroad crossing to the skull and crossbones on hazardous materials signs, warnings are a part of daily life. As Christians need to be reminded of the warnings that evil is out there to destroy us each day. Three Warnings Let no one judge you. (2:16-17)…

Alive and Alert

Colossians 2:1-15 In the Christian life, we never stand still: we either go forward or gradually slip backwards. The Christian who is not making spiritual progress is an open target for the enemy to attack and destroy. Spirit-lead Intercession Paul Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:03 — 87.5MB)

One Man’s Ministry

Colossians 1:21-29 When we are faced with people who doubt our motives or calling, we should give an account of ourselves. Paul Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:26 — 71.3MB)

Crown Him Lord of All

Crown Him Lord of All Colossians 1:13-20 Perhaps no paragraph in the New Testament contains more concentrated doctrine about Jesus Christ than this one. Paul wrote this to prove the preeminence of Christ. Christ is the Savior of the universe. (1:13-14) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:19 — 58.3MB)

A Prisoner’s Prayer

A Prisoner’s Prayer Colossians 1:9-12 He prayed for spiritual intelligence (1:9) God wants you to know and understand. (Acts 22:14; Eph 5:17) He prayed for practical obedience(1:10) Spiritual knowledge and obedience go together. There is no separation between learning and living (Col 1:28; 2:3; 3:16; 4:5) He prayed for moral excellence (1:11-12) Wisdom and conduct…

Doctrine, Danger, and Duty

The Spiritual Condition of the Colossian Believers Colossians 1:1-8   The Church at Colossae (1:1-4) The Stages of the Spirtual Experience of Colossian Believers(19-24) They heard the Gospel (1:5b-7) They believed in Jesus Christ (1:4) They were discipled (1:7) They became Faithful in Christ. (1:6-8) Whenever there is a relationship of faith and love, there will be…