Sermons by Pastor Gary Johnson (Page 38)

Sermons by Pastor Gary Johnson (Page 38)

Getting Your Attention

Sermon Series: Exodus: The Glorious God of Rescue and Promise. Exodus 2:23 – 3:9 (ESV) During those many days the king of Egypt died, and the people of Israel groaned because of their slavery and cried out for help. Their cry for rescue from slavery came up to God. 24 And God heard their groaning, and God remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac, and with Jacob. 25 God saw the people of Israel—and God knew. 3:1 Now Moses was keeping the…

Moses, on the Run and to the Rescue

Sermon Series: Exodus: The Glorious God of Rescue and Promise. Exodus 2:11-22 (ESV) One day, when Moses had grown up, he went out to his people and looked on their burdens, and he saw an Egyptian beating a Hebrew, one of his people. 12 He looked this way and that, and seeing no one, he struck down the Egyptian and hid him in the sand. 13 When he went out the next day, behold, two Hebrews were struggling together. And he said…

Born at Just the Right Time

Sermon Series: Exodus: The Glorious God of Rescue and Promise. Exodus 2:1-10 (ESV)  Now a man from the house of Levi went and took as his wife a Levite woman. 2 The woman conceived and bore a son, and when she saw that he was a fine child, she hid him three months. 3 When she could hide him no longer, she took for him a basket made of bulrushes and daubed it with bitumen and pitch. She put the child in…

The Great Oppression

Sermon Series: Exodus: The Glorious God of Rescue and Promise. Exodus 1:8-22 (ESV) Now there arose a new king over Egypt, who did not know Joseph. 9 And he said to his people, “Behold, the people of Israel are too many and too mighty for us. 10 Come, let us deal shrewdly with them, lest they multiply, and, if war breaks out, they join our enemies and fight against us and escape from the land.” 11 Therefore they set taskmasters over them to…

Intro to Exodus

Sermon Series: Exodus: The Glorious God of Rescue and Promise Exodus 1:1-14 (ESV) These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household: 2 Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, 3 Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin, 4 Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher. 5 All the descendants of Jacob were seventy persons; Joseph was already in Egypt. 6 Then Joseph died, and all his brothers and all that generation. 7 But the people of Israel were fruitful and increased…

Messengers of Reconciliation

Sermon Series: Your Mission If You Should Accept It 2 Corinthians 5:17 – 6:2 (ESV) Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. 18 All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation; 19 that is, in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.…

God’s Mission Has a Church

Sermon Series: Your Mission If You Should Accept It 1 Peter 2:2-10 (ESV)  Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation— 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is good. 4 As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, 5 you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to…

Knowing God

Sermon Series: Your Mission If You Should Accept It Sermon Text: 1 Timothy 4:1-16  Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons, 2 through the insincerity of liars whose consciences are seared, 3 who forbid marriage and require abstinence from foods that God created to be received with thanksgiving by those who believe and know the truth. 4 For everything created by God is good, and…

Wrapped in Humility

Sermon Series: Christmas Philippians 2:1-8 (ESV)  So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, 2 complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. 4 Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests…

Parting Words

Sermon Series: Ephesians: In Christ; Abounding Grace; Abundant Riches Ephesians 6:21-24 (ESV)  So that you also may know how I am and what I am doing, Tychicus the beloved brother and faithful minister in the Lord will tell you everything. 22 I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are, and that he may encourage your hearts. 23 Peace be to the brothers, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord…