Sermons

True Love?
The LORD against Israel (Hosea 4-5) Something’s missing (4:1-3) The problem with priests (4:4-6) …is not lack of religion (4:7-19) The trouble with treaties (5:8-15; also 7:11-16) Israel’s fickle repentance (6:1-6) What God desires (Matthew 9:13; 12:7)

Love for the Unfaithful
The pain of infidelity (1:1-9; 2:2-5) The punishment of unfaithful Israel (2:9-13) Loving the unfaithful (1:10-2:1; 2:14-3:5) This is God’s love for us (1 Peter 2:10)

Running the Race
Head Up (vv1-2) Train Hard (vv3-11) Get Fit (vv12-17) Keep Running

Generosity
God’s Generosity Creation (Job 41:11b) Salvation (2 Corinthians 8:9) Being Generous How generous? Tithing? (Numbers 18; Deuteronomy 14) Or…? Who to be generous to? Galatians 6:10 Galatians 6:6; 1 Timothy 5:17-18 How to be generous?

Identity/Value
You are what you earn The Gospel and Identity …a gift from our Creator …a gift from our Saviour 1 Corinthians 1:26-29 Romans 6:1-4 Who are you?

Greed
A Root of all kinds of evil… What is greed? (1 Timothy 6:9; 3:3) Our money problem (1 Timothy 6:9-10, 17) Luke 12:13-15 Luke 16:13 Colossians 3:5 How to be really rich (Revelation 3:17-18; 1 Timothy 6:11) Flee Greed Pursue God

Contentment
Why is contentment so hard? Genesis 3:4-6 Contentment and God Matthew 7:7-11 How to Learn Contentment Philippians 4:10-13 1 Timothy 6:6-10

Money Matters: Gift
What is money? The Bible’s Big Story Creation (Genesis 2:10-16) Fall (Genesis 3:17-19) Promise (Genesis 12:1-3; Exodus 3:16-17) Fulfilment (?) (1 Kings 4:20-28) Exile (Jeremiah 31:10-14) Fulfilment (Luke 4:18-19; 6:20, 24; Hebrews 11:8-10, 16) God’s gift and us (1 Timothy 6:17-19)

Living In God’s Mercy
Living in God’s Mercy… (12:1) …changes us (12:2) …to live for others (12:3-8) How does God’s mercy change you?

Which Side Are You On?
Through one man’s sin… (5:12-14) Through one man’s righteousness… (5:15-21) Which side are you on?