Sermons from August 2021

Sermons from August 2021

O, THE WONDERFUL CROSS

O, THE WONDERFUL CROSS Matthew 27:33-54 There is no other day in history that rises to the level of the day the King of Kings was crucified. It has the distinction of being both a day of intense evil and a day of glorious triumph of good over evil. It shows man at the height of his sinfulness. It was infamous because He came unto His own and His own received Him not; the Creator was put to death by…

WHAT ABOUT PETER? (Part 2)

WHAT ABOUT PETER? (Part 2) Matthew 26 There’s a little bit of Peter in all of us! Peter’s life illustrates how a believer may backslide and lose his testimony. Under pressure, Peter caved to his fear and pride. Peter had the right desire, the needed determination, but he had ­the wrong dependence. Unfortunately, Peter’s dependence was an unhealthy confidence in himself. Peter learned the hard way that we must look to God for strength. So, what about Peter? We see…

The Importance of Truth and What it DOes

The Importance of Truth and What It Does 1 Corinthians 1:10-14 Our guest preacher is a gifted speaker and preacher of God’s Word who is a deeply respected and loved member of Crossroads. Dr. Mike Spradlin, President of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, also hosts the Live by the Word radio program, a verse by verse study of books of the Bible broadcasted weekly. Dr. Spradlin earned his B.A. at Ouachita Baptist University and his M.Div. as well as a Ph.D.…

WHAT ABOUT PETER?

WHAT ABOUT PETER? Matthew 26 There’s a little bit of Peter in all of us! Peter’s life illustrates how a believer may backslide and lose his testimony. Under pressure, Peter caved to his fear and pride. Peter had the right desire, the needed determination, but he had ­the wrong dependence. Unfortunately, Peter’s dependence was an unhealthy confidence in himself. Peter learned the hard way that we must look to God for strength. So, what about Peter? We see the root…