Sermons on Jesus Is

Jesus Is: Liberator

Has Christianity ever seemed to be confining? Somehow we have the remarkable ability to take the freedom and liberation from Jesus Christ and transform it to bondage and restraint. The freest people in the world are those who know Jesus Christ. As we wrap up our series called “Jesus Is…”, let’s soak in true freedom…

Jesus Is: Head of the Church

Hey, who is in charge around here anyway? Dare we say, Jesus? Well, that is exactly what we say, and it comes with some responsibility and consequence. The good news is that it comes with only good responsibility and consequence! Each of the many titles and names for Jesus is fantastic. Today’s is no exception.…

Jesus Is: Judge

Few things in the Bible have more varied interpretations than passages speaking of the end times. We are certainly in for a roller coaster of dramatic and spectacular happenings. But what about us, today? In light of our current unprecedented political landscape, in light of both ISIS and North Korea, in light of the struggles…

Jesus Is: Moral Teacher

Jesus is: the fulfillment of Scripture, Savior, Victor, supreme Lord, model for suffering, and the Word. Today we look at Jesus as moral teacher. He certainly taught a lot, on many subjects and with colorful examples. As we consider the morality of Jesus’ teachings, we may as well take a look at ourselves and see…

Jesus Is: The Word

There is a pretty powerful assertion in John 1:1-3 in regard to who Jesus is. We may even say it is totally ludicrous, if not for the fact that it is true. These opening verses of the New Testament have some extremely deep implications in theology, but they also have some of the most practical…

Jesus Is: Model In Suffering

As diverse as we all are, there is a common thread of similarity. That line of similarity runs solidly through each of our lives and also through the life of our Lord, Jesus Christ. He is our model in suffering. Through family, relationships, finances and health, we all suffer. Let’s walk through 1 Peter 2…

Jesus Is Lord

We will leave here today being able to confidently and completely quote one of the most spectacular creedal confessions of the church. This particular creed confesses Jesus as Lord and may indeed be the singular most important confession that a person can make about who Jesus is and about their relationship to him. Are you…

Jesus Is Victor

We live best in the present when we have a good view of the future…and we have a fantastic future! As the famous Resurrection Chapter (1 Corinthians 15) comes to a close, it reveals three great victories in Jesus. These final verses (1 Corinthians 15:50-58) are a kind of symphony of praise and celebration. In…

Jesus Is Savior

In this great 10-week series, there are 10 great words that describe Jesus. Today’s word is Savior. Our great need is not for a world class coach or mentor. We really do not need any more tips on how to live a good and successful life. No challenge today as to how to improve your…

Jesus Is Fulfillment

Today begins a series called “Jesus Is.” The series, which lasts for 10 weeks includes 10 great descriptive words for Jesus. Today’s beautiful word is fulfillment. That original Resurrection Sunday changed the world. It happened in fulfillment to prophecy and leaves us with an opportunity to fulfill our own lives with His peace, love and…