Tag Archive for preaching

Sermon Download: The Church’s Greatest Need

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to fill the pulpit while our pastor was away. I used the opportunity to encourage the church with respect to “one-another” ministry. Years ago I did a blog post on this topic: the importance the New Testament places on all the “one-another” commands. I took my earlier post […]

Invitation to Philippians: Building a Great Church through Humility by Donald R. Sunukjian

Book Details: • Author: Donald R. Sunukjian • Publisher: Weaver Book Company (2014) • Format: paperback • Page Count: 113 • ISBN#: 9780989167147 • List Price: $14.99 • Rating: Highly Recommended Blurbs: “These model sermons remind us that exposition should be interesting, relevant, and at the same time thoroughly biblical.” —Erwin W. Lutzer, Senior Pastor, The Moody Church “Sunukjian is one of […]

Quotes to Note 40: Spurgeon on Election

I’ve done 40 Quotes to Note posts, over the years now, and I have yet to post a quote from Charles Spurgeon! Perhaps I haven’t because he is so quotable, everyone else quotes him. But I stumbled across this quote again as I was teaching through my Sunday School series on Reformation doctrine again this […]

Westminster West–Texas, that is!

Congratulations to Rev. Jeremy Boothby, the newly ordained and installed pastor of Christ Covenant OPC in Amarillo, Texas. This is a sister church in my church’s Presbytery of the Southwest, which facilitates the connectedness of our Orthodox Presbyterian congregations located in Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico. Last Friday was the day of the installation service, […]

Sermon Notes: The Lamb of God (John 1:18-34)

The following is an outline based on the notes taken during the sermon preached by Rev. Joe Troutman at Mid-Cities Presbyterian Church (OPC) in Bedford, Texas on October 26, 2014. Audio The Lamb of God (John 1:18-34) John the Baptist points away from himself to Christ, so that all may know that Christ is the […]