Christians have a glorious and certain future though there is suffering on their way to glory. In this sermon Pastor Keith expounds on what that glorious future is for the Child of God and he gives some frame work for the suffering that we experience in this life from Romans chapter 8.
The Holy Spirit helps us Christians be who we are made to be and do what we are made to do. In this sermon on Romans chapter 8 Pastor Keith Dollar explains 5 ways that the Holy Spirit helps Christians be who they are created to be and do what they are made to do.
The Apostle Paul models for us in his ministry many aspects of what it looks like to be an effective minster of the gospel. In this training Pastor Keith teaches on three aspects of Paul's ministry that made him an effective minster of the gospel, namely; simplicity, sincerity and the power of the Holy Spirit.
The Christian life is marked by the presence and work of the Holy Spirit who brings freedom, life and peace. In this sermon Pastor Keith gives hope for those struggling against sin from the gospel truth that there is not only the penalty of our sin (condemnation) taken care of but also there is power to live in freedom from sin dominion through work of the Holy Spirit.
Christian's possess a new life, identity and status in Christ that should lead them to a new way of living. In Roman' chapter 6 the Apostle Paul explains some things that every Christian needs to know, namely that they died with Christ. They must consider themselves to be dead to sin and alive to God and they must respond to this good news by presenting their body to God as instruments of righteousness.
There are glorious results of being justified by faith in Christ. Romans chapter 5 lists several of the effects or results in the lives of those who put their faith in Jesus and are made right with God through faith. Here are some of those effects that Pastor Keith expounds on in this sermon: We have peace with God V1, We have grace sustaining us (V2), We rejoice in hope of the glory of God (V2b), We rejoice in suffering (V3), We have the love of God poured into our hearts by the Holy Spirit and we get the indwelling presence of the Spirit (V5), We have assurance of God's love and our salvation (V6-10), We rejoice in God (V11) and we have friendship with God (V11).
Justification by faith is a foundational gospel truth that every Christian must grasp and build upon. In this sermon from Roman's chapter 3 Kevin Diaz explains how God, who is righteous can justify unrighteous mankind.
In this sermon titled "What is the Problem" Pastor Keith explains that the greatest problem of humanity is a rejection of and rebellion towards it's Creator. Humanity has failed to worship of God made creation the object of it's worship. Since God is righteous He must punish this sin. At the end of this message there some answers to questions around how to minister to others living in homosexuality.