Stanley Hauerwas on Securing Our Lives & Self-Sacrifice

Friends, I have been enjoying Stanley Hauerwas’ fine theological commentary on Matthew. It seems that on every page I find something that I say, “Yes,” to. It’s my first in depth reading of Hauerwas and I suppose to be fair I should read some more of his work. Nevertheless, here’s another of those paragraphs that… Continue reading Stanley Hauerwas on Securing Our Lives & Self-Sacrifice

The Dangerous God: Judges 7, The God who Does More with Less

Friends, I preached this sermon back in November of 2006. It was the first in a series of 8 sermons I preached on the subject, The Dangerous God. Sometimes I think that we Christians are more content to put our faith in places where there is obvious power or obvious safety. But this is not… Continue reading The Dangerous God: Judges 7, The God who Does More with Less

Where it All Went Wrong

90 Days with Scripture Week 1: September 28, 2008 Genesis 3:1-24:  When Everything Went Wrong Introduction 1 Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden’?” 2 The… Continue reading Where it All Went Wrong

The Crucifixion Driven Life

Friends, Here are my sermons and Powerpoints on the Crucifixion Driven Life. The sermons are based Matthew’s Gospel, and, as I said elsewhere, I have drawn illustrative material from a variety of sources. I have also included two study guides that I wrote for my Bible school class. The study guides contain short bibliographies on… Continue reading The Crucifixion Driven Life

More Sermons by DA Carson: 1 Peter

Friends, Here I have found more audio sermons by DA Carson. These sermons are based on 1 Peter and were delivered at the 2001 John Bunyan Conference. 1. 1 Peter 1:13-2:1: Holiness without Suffering 2. 1 Peter 2:4-12: A Rock and a People 3. 1 Peter 2:13-3:12: How Then Shall We Live? 4. 1 Peter… Continue reading More Sermons by DA Carson: 1 Peter