Sermons on Acts

Exalted Over All

Sermon Notes: 1. This Jesus. a) Jesus proved that He was sent by God. b) The resurrection was always part of God’s plan. 2. What Shall We Do? a) All who rejected Jesus are facing the same weight of judgment. b) If we repent and are baptized, we will receive salvation and the Holy Spirit.…

Rooted

Sermon Notes:   1. Our job is to establish, shepherd, and multiply. 2. We are here to declare to you the whole council of God and to help you internalize it. 3. Your job is to become rooted and established. 4. Ways that we establish believers: preaching, discipleship, life groups, mentoring, leadership development, recovery 5.…

Examine Yourself

Sermon Notes:   1. We are urged to examine ourselves, to see whether our faith is genuine. 2. We need to understand the idea of the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit. 3. Conversion stories in the book of Acts tell of the washing of regeneration. 4. The Holy Spirit brings about…

Owning The Mission

Sermon Notes:   1. It starts with the church. a) The church is the launching pad for Jesus’ mission strategy. b) The Holy Spirit guides the mission and empowers the church. c) The church listens and obeys.   2. It ends with more churches. a) Jesus’ strategy involves proclaiming the gospel, establishing churches, and appointing…

Becoming A Disciple

Sermon Notes:   1. The Gospel. a) The gospel is more than a few Bible verses, it’s a comprehensive story. b) The only thing necessary for salvation is sincere faith.   2. Baptism. a) Baptism is the first step of discipleship. b) Baptism helps us identify with Jesus and a new community of believers.  …