Sermons by Brad Chaney (Page 20)

Ascension Matters

Luke 24:44-53 Then he said to them, “These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.” 45 Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures, 46 and said to…

Rich, Young Ruler

Mark 10:17-31 “And as he was setting out on his journey, a man ran up and knelt before him and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 18 And Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good? No one is good except God alone. 19 You know the…

Divorce and Remarriage

Mark 10:1-12: “And he left there and went to the region of Judea and beyond the Jordan, and crowds gathered to him again. And again, as was his custom, he taught them. 2 And Pharisees came up and in order to test him asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?”3 He answered them, “What did Moses command…

Faith, Doubt, Certitude

Mark 9:14-29: 14 And when they came to the disciples, they saw a great crowd around them, and scribes arguing with them. 15 And immediately all the crowd, when they saw him, were greatly amazed and ran up to him and greeted him. 16 And he asked them, “What are you arguing about with them?” 17 And someone from the crowd answered him, “Teacher,…

Gluttony vs. Blessed Are Those Who Are Persecuted

Prov 23:19-21: Hear, my son, and be wise, and direct your heart in the way. Be not among drunkards or among gluttonous eaters of meat, for the drunkard and the glutton will come to poverty, and slumber will clothe them with rags. Matt 11:18-19: For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, “He has a demon.” The Son of Man came eating…

Pride vs. Poverty of Spirit

Prov 11:2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. Prov 13:10 When there is strife, then there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice. Prov 16:18-19 Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. It is better to be of a lowly spirit with…