Why We Never Give Up (2 Corinthians 4:13-16a)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | July 19, 2015


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But we continue to preach because we have the same kind of faith the psalmist had when he said, “I believed in God, so I spoke.”   Continue reading “Why We Never Give Up (2 Corinthians 4:13-16a)”

Death for Us, Life for You (2 Corinthians 4:7-12)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | June 21, 2015


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7 We now have this light shining in our hearts, but we ourselves are like fragile clay jars containing this great treasure. This makes it clear that our great power is from God, not from ourselves.   Continue reading “Death for Us, Life for You (2 Corinthians 4:7-12)”

The Role of Pastors in the Church (1 Timothy 5:17-25)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | January 11, 2015


This message is adapted from a sermon by Philip Ryken, entitled “What Sheep Owe Their Shepherds” in the Reformed Expository Commentary series on 1 Timothy.

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17 Let the elders who rule well be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in preaching and teaching.  Continue reading “The Role of Pastors in the Church (1 Timothy 5:17-25)”

The Role of Elders in the Church (1 Timothy 3:1-7)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | January 4, 2015

Audio recording not available. However, the text and manuscript can be read below.

This message is adapted from a sermon by Philip Ryken, entitled “Qualifications for Elders” in the Reformed Expository Commentary series on 1 Timothy.

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1 It is a trustworthy statement: if any man aspires to the office of overseer, it is a fine work he desires to do. Continue reading “The Role of Elders in the Church (1 Timothy 3:1-7)”

Who Is the Redeemer of God’s Chosen People? (John 1:1-5, 9-14; WLC 36)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | December 21, 2014

Audio file not available. However, the sermon text and manuscript can be found below.


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1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. Continue reading “Who Is the Redeemer of God’s Chosen People? (John 1:1-5, 9-14; WLC 36)”

Eagerly Awaiting Christ’s Coming (1 Corinthians 1:3-9)

Sermon by Daniel L. Sonnenberg | November 30, 2014


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3 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.  Continue reading “Eagerly Awaiting Christ’s Coming (1 Corinthians 1:3-9)”