Sermons from March 2021

John 18 – How do you arrest God?

Intro: How do you like to think of yourself? ContextLaw and Order – How to run from the law – How to arrest GodSo what is really going on here?Jesus will drink the cup Jesus loses none of those who are his The High Priest’s prophecyStrong or Weak? – Peter’s Courage –  – The big contrastThe…

John 17 – What on earth is God doing?

Intro: What on earth? Glory What is glory? Wasn’t Jesus already? How will Jesus be glorified?What is the work?You, me, them Keep them in your name Not take them out of the worldSanctificationWhat is sanctification? Sanctify them I consecrate myselfHey… That’s us!God’s goal for the world So that the world may… United in Jesus’ glory

John 16 – The best is yet to come!

Intro: Significant moments Persecution will come – religious persecution – a helper – help for times of persecution – help by sword? 2. Timing – cryptic clues – powerful reactions – secure joy 3. The Day that Changes everything – Old Testament promises – radical changes 4. Getting the timing right – getting it wrong…