Sermons on The Kingdom of God

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 #7 King David & The LORD’S Covenant

Bible Text: 2 Samuel 7:1-29 | 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 hundreds of years of spiritual decline, God provided Israel with a king after his own heart, with this king the LORD renewed is covenant with Israel and promised an everlasting kingdom. The LORD makes a covenant with King David David’s gratitude

Betrayal and Arrest

Bible Text: Matthew 26:47-56 | Preacher: Rev. Christopher Folkerts | Series: Exposition of Matthew For us Jesus was betrayed and crucified. What happened Lesssons Jesus bore the inward pain of betrayal for us. Jesus reveals the folly of those who think they are wiser than him. Jesus repudiates violence or coercion as the way to advance his kingdom. Jesus exercises his Lordship in our salvation. Jesus willingly submitted to God’s will as the appointed Lamb of God.