Category: Podcasts

Christian Parenting – Part I

This sermon, based on the example of God the Father in the Baptism of Jesus (), includes the following points: Acceptance: I know you Affection: I love you Approval: believe in you For you hardliners, don’t worry, I cover DISCIPLINE in the second part. To...

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What is a spiritual person? John 15

Many of my friends, including my pastor, think that this is the best sermon I’ve preached so far.  I think the delivery could have been better, but I loved the content.  This sermon was inspired by a neighbor who, when discovering that I was a...

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John 10: The Good Shepherd

This sermon, delivered over the July 4th weekend, covers a portion of John 10, explaining the different characters in Jesus’ allegory of himself as ‘the Good Shepherd.’  It explores what a good pastor looks like, as well as describing the characteristics of a hireling, wolf,...

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John 8: If you continue

Jesus had a major smackdown with the Pharisees, in which they exchange insults.  It escalates to a point where Jesus finally just replies “I AM that I AM” – meaning that He is claiming to be the God who spoke to Moses (Exodus 3:14). In...

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Desiring prayer – seeing prayer as rest rather than work

What good is another sermon on HOW to pray if no one is praying in the first place?  How do we, then, motivate ourselves to pray, which is a central Christian discipline?  The key to maintaining discipline is to maintain desire, and the key to...

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The Truths and Myths of the Christmas Story

In this fun message, I cover some surprising myths and truths, including: Jesus probably didn’t have blond hair Jesus was probably NOT born in December The Magi were NOT Kings God led the Magi to Christ using PAGAN ASTROLOGY How should Christians view astrology? Why...

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PODCAST: Love suffers long and is kind

This is the first sermon in a series on love, of which I will preach a few parts.  This is one of my favorite sermons so far, and was and is personally challenging to me. To download Love Suffers Long and is Kind, please subscribe to our podcast...

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Time with God – the foundational Christian discipline

This sermon is broken up a little with humor while having technical problems, but the content is some of my best so far. To download Time with God, please subscribe to our podcast feed.   http://www.wholereason.com.nyud.net:8090/files/01_time_with_god.m4aPodcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Android | RSS

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