"salvation" Tagged Sermons (Page 3)

Noah: 1 of 2: The end of the world is just the beginning…

Genesis 6:5-8 The recent Noah blockbuster captures something of the horror of this ancient story: a divine judgement wiping out nearly everyone and everything on the planet. One commentator asked the question: “what kind of a god feels he has to destroy everyone just because he’s unhappy with the choices we make?” In fact this kind of portrait of God is why a lot of people cannot bring themselves to believe in the God of the Bible. Come and join us as we consider this question, and as we consider how this ancient text speaks to us today.

How to get on the wrong side of God: Ignore God’s great solution

Obadiah 17-21 Karl Marx argued that if you tell people there’s an after-life, then they’ll never be motivated to improve this life. The reality however is quite different. As CS Lewis put it: “if you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were just those who thought most of the next.” What hope there is for the future, and how can this hope transform us?