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More Faithful Than Moses
More Faithful Than Moses

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At the end of Hebrews 2, we are told that Jesus had to be made like us. He had to become one of us in order to redeem us. He had to be made ...


We need to stop turning back and continuing forward in our pursuit of Christ.


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Why Jesus at All?
Why Jesus at All?

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I want to begin by asking a question: Is Jesus Really God? Now, I’m going to answer that question, but I want to take a few ...


Jesus wants us to answer this question: Who do you say that I am?


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What Shall I Bring Him?
What Shall I Bring Him?

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A Christian comedian once said this story would be far different had these been women instead of men. For one thing, women would have asked ...


We are to accept Jesus as King, worship Jesus as God, and accept Jesus as our sacrifice.


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A Tale of Two Trees
A Tale of Two Trees

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This is the highest of holy days for the Christian church. This is the day where not only do we remember that Jesus died and he was buried, ...


Are you living your life according to the Judas tree or the Jesus tree?


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Jesus: A Power Greater than the Angels
Jesus: A Power Greater than the Angels

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The focus of the Book of Hebrews is perseverance. It’s about finding strength to press on in the faith when things get difficult. Our ...


Hold fast to Jesus because his power is worthy of our trust.


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Miraculous Births: Jesus
Miraculous Births: Jesus

This sermon is part of the “Miraculous Births” sermon series. See the whole series here.

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Christmas is a depressing time for most ...


God sends his Son to be born of a woman so that the humble might rejoice in his eternal reign.


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Begin with the End in Mind
Begin with the End in Mind

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As an instructor of preaching at the Moody Bible Institute in Spokane, every semester I have the privilege of teaching classes of 10 to 14 ...


As a new year approaches, what will we do with the opportunities God gives us?


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Our Felt Need, Our Deepest Need
Our Felt Need, Our Deepest Need

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I promise I will not fall into that well-worn tradition of preaching on those well-intentioned, moralistic oaths, doomed to fail, that we ...


Following the Messiah means finding a new perspective on our greatest needs.


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Becoming a 'Thanksgiver' at Thanksgiving
Becoming a 'Thanksgiver' at Thanksgiving

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"Don't forget to say 'thank you.'" If you are like me, then you probably heard this phrase often when you were a child. If you are a parent, ...


How can we turn our 'grateful' into 'thankful'?


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The King Liked to Listen
The King Liked to Listen

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The king liked to listen to him. So did most people.

"Repent. Stop what you're doing. You know it's wrong, so stop it. Make a ...


Hearing the call to repentance and acting on it.


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Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?
Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

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It is extremely rare that something happens in little old Wheaton, Illinois, and becomes news all over the world. But in December, that ...


Finding clarity and charity in the midst of tension.


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Get a Grip
Get a Grip

Editor's Note: This sermon was given from an empty gymnasium. To prepare for the topic and really connect with the idea of "letting go," John Ortberg ...


Stretch out your hands to God, the Great Catcher.


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The Great Exchange
The Great Exchange

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The New York Times magazine ran an article that was simply called "Happiness 101." They want to get to the root of what really makes people ...


Jesus provides rest for all who are yoked to him.


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Pursuing Fulfillment
Pursuing Fulfillment

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On the 4th of July we celebrate the day of American independence. As we all know, the writers and signers of the Declaration of Independence ...


True fulfillment is only found in Jesus


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God is the Center of Reality

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Back in the 1960s the mayor of the city of Chicago was Richard Daley. He was famous for a number of things, most notably for being the last ...


God is great, he's at the center of reality, so focus your life on him.


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The Final Week, Were You There?
The Final Week, Were You There?

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Artist Hieronymus Bosch painted Christ carrying his cross in 1505. Christ was surrounded in the painting by such notably ghoulish and revolting ...


Jesus takes expediency, injustice, and selfishness into himself, and offers us resurrection.


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The Ultimate Challenge
The Ultimate Challenge

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A few years ago a representative from Teach America paid a visit to one of the premier university campuses—Duke. Teach America ...


Jesus challenges the dominant myths of our culture as he call us into his version of the abundant life.


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The Priest
The Priest

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The year is almost over, and 2015 is almost here. Before we move on, let's take a moment to reflect on 2014. Looking back on the year, there ...


The imperfect Old Testament priesthood prepares the way for Jesus, as our High Priest.


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A Brand New You

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I've got hundreds of things around the house that I would like to see made new—sofa cushions that have begun to sag, kitchen cabinets ...


What happens when the old has gone


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Welcome to the Pearly-Gated Community

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In the first sermon in our series, I talked about the primary person we will get to see in heaven: Jesus, face to face. Now I want to talk ...


What Jesus requires to be a neighbor in heaven


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Jesus Face to Face

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If you had the opportunity, who would you like to meet face to face? Is it someone living? Someone who has already died? A celebrity? Nobility? ...


What the Resurrection means for us


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Fighting Well

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The movie Cinderella Man is based on the true story of a boxer named James J. Braddock. Braddock was a good boxer who lost his passion and ...


Fight well for the right things, in the right way and with the right motive.


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How to Keep UP in a DOWN Economy

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Recent downturns in the economy and corporate crime have resulted in lower pay raises, loss of jobs, loss of stocks, and nationwide hiring ...


Jesus' blueprint for a solid life begins with a solid foundation, uses eternal materials, and recruits God and his people as inspectors.


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