A Community of Grace · Clinton, SC

Sermons on Trusting God

The Passover Plot and Plan

Luke 22:1-13 In the account of Judas’ agreement with the chief priests and scribes – we see a plot to put Jesus to death. It is easy to understand why the chief priests and scribes wanted to put Jesus to death – their hypocrisy had been revealed over and over again, and they were losing the respect and support of the people…

Satan – How the Enemy Works

Job 1:6-2:10 Scripture blames Satan, rather than God, for bringing trouble on Job.  The text shows that the devil and his demons work through both human governments and natural events.  The spiritual forces of wickedness have many tools to use against God’s people, and they pulled out all the stops against Job.  We should not blame God when evil comes, because God…

The Showoff and the Beggar

Luke 16:19-31 In this parable Jesus illustrates for his hearers (which includes us) the consequences of rejecting God and his word. To set up the main teaching of the parable Jesus tells us about two men who stood in vivid contrast to one another in life and death. In life the in-named rich man had it all, loved to show his wealth…