Sermons on History

Sermons on History

Back to the Future

On that first day, the Day of Pentecost, the church got off to a great start, with 3000 people being baptized and welcomed into the community. But what did they do next? How did they order their life together? How did they nurture the faith and meet the needs of so many people? How were they received by the suspicious and even hostile society in which they found themselves? And what does it mean for the church today? *Christ’s Church…

Why I (Still) Believe in the Church

The church is the one place on earth where anyone and everyone can find true belonging in Christ. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Holy Ground

We read in the Bible about people having remarkable encounters with God, like Moses and the burning bush. When, and where, and how are those kinds of experiences available to us? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

House Hunters

When we neglect the things of God, the things of this world are never enough.What does it look like to “prioritize” the things of God? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

A Protest Song

Why does God allow evil and suffering, and how do we rise above it? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Who Do You Think You Are?

How do we deal with all the corruption that we find throughout our world and the corruption within our hearts? The prophet Micah helps us understand what’s broken and how to live in response. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Life in a Minor Key

Hosea 11:1-11. There’s so much that seems to be broken in our world, and so much confusion about how to address it. How can we process all of it, and what might God be saying about our own brokenness and need for Him? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Christmas Eve 2017 – Peace in the Darkness

2017 was a dark year for many, and the shepherds who discovered baby Jesus were going through their own dark time as well. God gives us a way to find peace in these times–to rise above our circumstances and experience the well-being he wants for us even when nothing else around us is well.

Peace in the Tumult

We find peace in the tumult when we invite the Prince of Peace to rule our hearts, our homes, and our world. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Reformation Breakthroughs

Every 500 years the church goes through a major period of transformation. As we remember the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, discover how the breakthroughs of the 16th century can still have a revolutionary effect on our lives and churches today. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

God’s Unending Love

The beginning of something. It fills our heart with hope. But if we talk about endings, the mood in the room shifts a little, doesn’t it? We can all wrestle with hard questions and emotions when faced with an ending. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Parentheses

A well punctuated life embraces seasons of uncertainty – recognizing them as opportunities for God to shape us for the next chapter in our story. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.