In John we find a good lesson on how we should evangelize. Nathanael was skeptical and suspicious at first but Jesus knew him, saying “when thou wast under the fig tree, I saw thee.” Nathanael had a complete change in attitude right away. Elder Tommy preaches about what happened to Nathanael under the fig tree and how Jesus confirmed for Nathanael that He was the Son of God. Elder Tommy proclaims that we all need that confirmation.
Elder John turns to 1 Peter and points out that suffering is apart of life, but he focuses this sermon on suffering for the name of Christ. By being Christians our light is manifest therefore our lifestyle condemns the world. Our purpose is to bear His image and glorify God. Elder John encourages us to…
Brother John goes through John 17, and points out that Christ prayed not only for the apostles, but for us as well.
Bro John speaks on the prayer of the Apostle Peter for the church, that God would make them perfect, stablish, strengthen, and settle them.
Bro John continues in Jude, which reminds us of the dangers of unbelief and rebellion against God presented in the Old Testament.
Elder Tommy preaches from Isaiah, encouraging us to trust in the Lord, even in times where it seems we have no light.
Bro John finishes up his series on I Peter, providing insights into the ending of Peter’s first letter.