Son of God

Scripture: Matthew 3:13-4:11   Title: Jesus – Son of God Key Idea: Jesus shows he is God’s Son through total commitment and trusting obedience to the Father Structure: Introduction Jesus’ baptism Jesus’ testing Conclusion Introduction: As most of you know by now the church lounge is under renovation at the moment. The purpose is to…

Baptism

Scriptures: Various Title: Baptism Key Idea: Baptism is like a bridge, it connects people Structure: Introduction Belief Repentance Identity Discipleship Grace Entry Conclusion Introduction: –         Hamilton is a city of two halves in a way – it is dissected by the Waikato River and consequently there are a number of bridges spanning the river, providing…

Confirming the covenant

Scripture: Genesis 17   Title: Confirming the Covenant   Structure: Introduction Confirming the covenant (1-16) o   Naming o   Committing o   Circumcising Abraham’s response (17-27) Conclusion   Introduction: This morning we continue our series on Abram by looking at Genesis 17 –         Last week, in chapter 16, we heard how Abram had a son (Ishmael) through…

Baptism

Scripture: Mark 16:16a “Whoever believes and is baptised will be saved”   Title: Baptism   Key Idea: Baptism is where God’s grace meets our faith   Structure: Introduction Baptism is where God’s grace meets our faith Conclusion     Introduction: This morning Duan is being baptised The word ‘baptise’ means to dip or immerse There…

Israel’s Baptism

Scripture: Exodus 14:5-31 Title: Israel’s Baptism Structure: Introduction Israel’s baptism Moses’ leadership Jesus’ identity Conclusion Introduction: Please turn with me to Exodus chapter 14, page 72 in your pew Bibles Today we continue our series on Moses By this point in the story God has struck Egypt with the tenth plague – the death of…