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Now you will have noticed as we read verse 6 that each of the four titles given has two parts to it. As we’ve considered them together, we’ve simply taken each part of each title in turn which means as we think about the third title today, Everlasting Father, we’ll think first about what it means that Jesus is said to be Everlasting. What are we saying here...

And before we jump in and read, just something to consider. I want especially the children that are in the room, this is especially for you and also for the youth, if you’re in high school. I’m going to give you a list of names and I want you to think about the common thread. What do these people have in common? Here are the names...

The Gospel for the Rest of Us

Some of y’all may remember the name Jim Fixx. He quite literally wrote the book on running in the 1970s. It was published in 1978. It was called, The Complete Guide to Running. He was world renown for his expertise on not only his times but also how he ran and how he taught people to run. But one day he was out jogging on a road near his home...

As you are sitting down, please take your Bibles and turn together to the letter of James, towards the end of the New Testament. It’s found on page 1011 if you are you using the pew Bible, 1011. We’ve been working our way through the book of James this summer and more properly, the first chapter of the book of James, and we’re in verses 17...

Colossians: The Preeminence of Christ

If you would, open up your Bibles to Colossians chapter 3.  We have some Bibles in the back of the room if you need one of those; help yourself.  Colossians chapter 3.  Well obviously we must not have advertised as well this week as we did last week for Tim Keller or else I’m sure the crowd would have been just the same!  Not that my feelings are...

Side By Side: Gospel Partnership in Philippians

Now if you would, take your Bibles in your hands and turn with me to Paul’s letter to the Philippians chapter 3.  If you’re using one of the church Bibles you’ll find that on page 981.  Philippians chapter 3.  We’re reading the first eleven verses together though our attention this morning will be on verses 1 through 3 of Philippians chapter 3.  Before we read, let’s turn our...

The Best Chapter in the Bible

The Lord's Day Morning

July 12, 2009

Communion Sunday

Romans 8:14-17

“Lovers of Abba”

Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel who alone does wondrous things. Let us worship God. All honor and blessing with angels above and thanks never ceasing for infinite love. Our Father in Heaven, we come before you this morning desiring to mingle our voices with the angels...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

July 9, 2006

Ephesians 5:8-14

“The New Walk (3): Children of Light”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians 5, as we continue our way through this great letter of the Apostle Paul — not just to the church of Ephesus, but to us, as all Scripture is given by inspiration and...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

March 26, 2006

Ephesians 4:4-6

“One Body, Spirit, Hope, Lord, Faith, Baptism, God and Father (3)”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians 4 as we continue to work our way through this great book...and we see God's kindness to us in knowing what we need before we know what we need.

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God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

March 19, 2006

Ephesians 4:4-6

“One Body, Spirit, Hope, Lord, Faith, Baptism, God and Father” (Pt. 2)

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan II

...For several months now, and starting in Ephesians 4 just a few weeks ago, we emphasized on a number of occasions that whereas in Ephesians 1-3 the Apostle Paul has described what God has done in bringing believing Jew and Gentile into...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

March 12, 2006

Ephesians 4:4-6

“One Body, Spirit, Hope, Lord, Faith, Baptism, God and Father”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

Amen. If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians, chapter four. I'm going to read verses 4-6 today, but we're only going to get through verse 4.

Let me remind you again that in this book the Apostle...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

January 15, 2006

Ephesians 3:16b-17

“What to Pray For One Another”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

When we were together last, we were looking at verses 14-16 — to be precise, verses 14 to 16a. We only got half way through verse 16, and we said there that we learned why Paul was praying the prayer; we learned a little bit about to whom...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

January 8, 2006

Communion Sunday

Ephesians 3:14-16a

“Praying to Our Father”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

Amen. If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians 3 as we continue to make our way through this great letter of the Apostle Paul. We’re going to be looking at verses 14-16 today, but I'd ask you to look at verse...

God's New Family: An Exposition of Ephesians

The Lord's Day Morning

August 21, 2005

Ephesians 1:3-14

“Praying with Paul”

Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Ephesians, chapter one. For several weeks now we have been working through this prayer of praise in verses 3-14. We have parked on this prayer in part because we have said it is a life re-orienting prayer: that...

Exodus

Exodus 20:12 #5 — Honor Parental Authority

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Exodus 20, as we continue to make our way through these ten words. These ten commands, spoken by God Himself directly to His people at Sinai, recorded by Moses in his five books of the law are given to us for our instruction, Paul said...

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