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Sermon: March 8, 2020

This sermon was delivered by Pastor J. Schirmer on March 8, 2020.

Theme – Respond to God’s goodness with faith and repentance.

  1. God’s goodness to Israel.
    • Redemptive blessings in Israel’s history
    • God’s blessings to us.
  2. Israel’s sin and rebellion.
    • Their repeated transgressions.
    • We also have sinned.
  3. Be reconciled to God.
    • God’s gracious nature.
    • Have faith.
    • Practice repentance.

Sermon: March 1, 2020

This sermon was delivered by Pastor J. Schirmer on March, 2020. It is titled “Your Role in God’s Kingdom” and is based on Nehemiah ch. 2-4.

Sermon Outline:

Theme – Participate in the work of God’s kingdom.

  1. Rely on God’s blessing.
    • Let God guide you.
    • Trust Him for open doors.
  2. Serve faithfully in your ministry.
    • Devote yourself to your task.
    • Encourage others to serve.
    • Endure opposition.

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Sermon: February 23, 2020

This sermon was delivered by Pastor J. Schirmer on February 23, 2020. It is titled “Zeal for the Church” and is based on Nehemiah ch. 1.

Sermon Outline:
Theme – Be zealous for the church’s welfare.
I. Nehemiah’s grief for Israel’s desolate condition.
– His deep concern.
– Our Concern for the church’s health.
II. Nehemiah’s prayer for God’s blessing.
– His grand view of God.
– His confession of sin.
– His reliance of God’s promises.

Sermon: February 9, 2020

This sermon was delivered by Pastor J. Schirmer on February 9, 2020. It is titled “Unmixed Devotion to God” and is based on Ezra 9-10.

Sermon Outline:
Theme – Pursue single-hearted devotion to God.
I. Beware of worldy influences.
– Mixed marriages in Israel
– Modern application
II. Imitate Ezra’s response to sin.
– Spiritual mourning
– Prayer and confession
– Turn to God’s Word.
– Perform deeds of repentance.

Sermon: January 26, 2020

This sermon was delivered by Pastor J. Schirmer on January 26, 2020. It is titled “Serve God Faithfully” and is based on Ezra 4-6.

Sermon Outline:
Theme – Be faithful in your service to God.
I. Expect opposition.
– Samaritans opposed the Jews.
– Satan opposes your Christian commitment.
II. Receive encouragement from the church.
– Encouragement for those Jews
– Encouragement for Christians today
III. Look forward to ultimate success.
– The success of those Jews
– Our success