The Bible Is Messianic Literature

Scripture Reference: John 5:37-47, Luke 24:25-27

If we are to correctly understand any work of literature, we need to know its intended message. The Bible has a central focus to its message that is key to its understanding. That message is bound up in the person and work of Jesus. The Bible Is Messianic Literature!

Experiencing the Resurrection

Scripture Reference: John 20:1-18

Sermon Points:

  • The resurrection is the answer to our grief.
  • The resurrection is the reason for our hope.
  • The resurrection is the fuel for our mission.

The Life of the Party

Scripture Reference: John 2:1-11

Jesus is joy itself. He is what we are looking for in all our other pursuits.

Sermon Points:

  • The Problem at the Party
  • The Solution For the Party
  • The Cost of the Party

Biblical Transformation

Scripture Reference: John 15:4-5

There are few greater questions that a Christian can get answered than the question of “How do I change?” The world offers many paths to transformation, but Christianity is unique when it says that we only change when we abide in Christ. What does that mean?

Sermon Points: 

  • Understanding the Importance of Knowing “You”
  • Owning the Disaster that is “You”
  • Uncovering the Allegiances that Dominate “You”
  • Starving the Distractions that Try to Define “You”
  • Drilling Down the Features of the New “You”
  • Clothing Yourself in the Glory of the One Who Knows “You”