Sermons on History of Redemption

God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World #17 – The Final Judgment

Bible Text: 2 Corinthians 5:10 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: At God’s appointed time Jesus Christ will return to earth to judge all people according to what they have done. Jesus Christ will return in great glory to judge the living and the dead. Jesus Christ will sit upon his judgment seat. Everyone will appear before…

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #15 – Jesus Christ’s Church

Bible Text: Acts 2:42-47 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: Jesus Christ’s church embraces the gospel, is transformed by it, and bears witness to the world of the glory of Christ’s kingdom. A new covenant community Their comprehensive devotion Their steady growth

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #14 – The Ascended Lord Pours Out His Holy Spirit Upon His Disciples

Bible Text: Acts 2:1-21 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: Exalted in heaven at God’s right hand, Jesus Christ poured out his Holy Spirit upon the disciples to equip them to extend his kingdom to the ends of the earth. The Feast of Pentecost The Holy Spirit is poured out The purpose of the Holy Spirit

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #11 – Follow Me

Bible Text: Mark 1:16-20; 2:13-17; 3:13-19 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: Jesus Christ welcomes sinners to enter his kingdom, saying, “Follow me.” Jesus calls the Twelve and then the Seventy disciples Jesus calls tax collectors and sinners Jesus calls you!

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #10 – Jesus Christ Ushers in God’s Kingdom

Bible Text: Mark 1:1-34 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: After so many years of waiting, God finally sent his Son to Israel, to usher in his kingdom and bring redemption to this fallen world. Preparations Jesus begins his mission

God’s Story and Yours: Finding your place in the grand story of the world #9 – The Long Wait for the King

Bible Text: Daniel 11:1-45 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: Though the exiles returned to Israel, they remained under foreign rule for most of the intertestimental period, during which they longed for the revealing of the LORD’S Messiah. The political events, pressures, and disappointments of the intertestimental period up until the reign of Antiochus IV, 167 B.C.…

God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World #8 – The Holy Nation Apostatizes

Bible Text: Jeremiah | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: God’s Story and Yours: Finding Your Place in the Grand Story of the World This is the true story of the world: The holy nation of Israel apostatized and the LORD raised up prophets to prosecute his case against them. My servants the prophets – “Thus says the LORD” Jeremiah, the weeping prophet, announces judgment and salvation