Sermons from September 2017

Sermons from September 2017

The Light Bearer

What’s with all this devil, Satan, force of evil crud?  Why does Restart want to walk through all that?  The short answer is that it is in The Book. The longer answer begins to unfold in this first installment of the new preaching series on Spiritual Warfare. The first thing jumps into my mind after long consideration over the texts in this instruction is:…

Introduction to Spiritual Warfare

The topic is Spiritual Warfare.  My opening questions are these: Do you know the Bible teaches there are demons seeking to destroy you? Do you know the source of struggles? Do you know you are fighting in a war? Do you know you possess power? This is the beginning of bunch of teaching on the presence, activity and ultimate doom of evil and its manifold agents.  Please…

The Future Soon Here

The Book of Daniel chapter 9 offers not only offers amazing insights into prayer and objective spiritual self-assessment, but is testimony to God’s faithfulness in answering the call of His children. The focus in this message is Daniel 9:20-27.  This is the place where Daniel’s efforts at seeking (and what I like to call) “spiritual work” are…

Fit to Start

One of biggest obstacles to keeping our feet on the Jesus Path is the negative actions and intentions of others; especially among those we trust.  It’s not difficult to understand a blooming resentment when you are left always to initiate, always to listen (but rarely be heard), always to have your heart used or neglected.  Calling yourself a Believer doesn’t…

The Real “You”

When you think of “you” what comes to mind?  The little voice inside? The compilations of aches, pains and life challenges your body endures? The headaches of formal studies, finding a suitable spouse, or of raising kids?  In one sense, it seems a silly question, but those walking the Jesus path need be aware the Bible offers very specific detail and important…