The Testing of God’s Son (part 1)

This is a message from Luke’s Gospel. We see that after Jesus is baptized and affirmed by the Father and the Spirit as the Messiah and beloved son, he is then led into the wilderness for testing. In this sermon we look at the first two tests that Luke records for us in the the Read more about The Testing of God’s Son (part 1)[…]

The Lineage of Christ

As we continue in the Gospel of Luke we come to the detailed lineage of Christ, tracing his family line through David and the Patriarchs right back to Adam. And a few fascinating indications show an important distinction Luke makes from Matthews account.

The Voice in the Wilderness (part 2)

In this message we finish looking at the essence of John’s message he proclaimed as he prepared the way for Christ. He warned the people of Israel not to look to a family lineage, he warned of coming judgement and through it all he exalted Christ and remained Christ centred in all that he did Read more about The Voice in the Wilderness (part 2)[…]

#26 “The Serpents Curse”

In this sermon, preached at Fairview Cornerstone, we look at God’s curse upon the serpent. We see that there is a physical creature who is cursed, we also see another being at work through the serpent, namely the devil, and we see the glorious gospel proclamation of one who would come through the woman to Read more about #26 “The Serpents Curse”[…]

#24 “The Devastating Fall of Humanity”

After looking at the tactic of Satan in tempting Adam and Eve we see this week the three phases of the fall. Through their disobedience to God’s command, Adam and Eve cast the human race into a state of spiritual death and our only hope is the New Adam, Jesus Christ who offers us resurrection Read more about #24 “The Devastating Fall of Humanity”[…]

#23 “Marriage By God’s Design” (part one)

As we approach the end of Genesis chapter 2 we see God institute the beautiful covenant of marriage between one man and one woman.  While we see such distortions in our day, it is important that we understand these foundational passages where God himself establish the good design of marriage.  In this message we will Read more about #23 “Marriage By God’s Design” (part one)[…]

Manhood by God’s Design (part 2)

In this sermon we look at some of the distinctions God established in Genesis between man and woman. While man and woman are both made in the image of God and therefore worthy of respect and equal in dignity and worth and value, as image bearers, we also see that God established unique roles in Read more about Manhood by God’s Design (part 2)[…]