In this sermon, Pastor Geoff continues the exposition through the book of Joshua. In chapter 11, he shows how we can learn from God's Word how to respond to the seemingly impossible situations in life. It involves trusting God, relying on His promises, obeying Him, and persevering in faith.
Pastor Geoff continues to look at the qualifications for eldership in the local Church. In this brief devotional, he examines 2 more — an elder must be (1) able to teach and (2) not addicted to alcohol.
"The Necessity of Global Outreach/Missions in Your Life!"
Pastor Geoff exposits Romans 15:17-33 and looks at Paul's missionary heart (which reflects God's missionary heart) so that we can learn how every single Christian should be actively involved in global outreach & missions.
Either we are sacrificially GOING, sacrificially SENDING, or disobedient.
Listen to this exposition & exhortation!
"The Wonder of Salvation—Jesus, the Son of God, Your Savior!"
Pastor Geoff preaches at the CFBC Retreat with the theme on being "In Christ." This session covers the believer's relationship with God and it specifically examines the topic of God's adoption of the believer.
"Responding to God's Great Provisions in Your Life"
In this sermon, Geoff exposits Psalm 34 and shows how the historical setting is the provision of God in sparing David's life while at Gath (1 Sam 21) and the psalm, thus, provides 4 ways to respond to God's great provisions.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches Joshua 10 and shows how the faithfulness of God shines brightly in this entire chapter. This chapter teaches about the perfect intervention of God, God's faithfulness to His own promises, His judgment of His enemies, His miraculous power, and the obedience of His followers.
Listen to & apply this sermon.
"The Sovereignty of God in Salvation: The Father's Role in Your Salvation"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff provides 5 descriptions of pastoral, elder, shepherd leadership so that we can (1) know what biblical church leadership is to be like, (2) pray and ask God to raise up leaders at CFBC that meet these qualifications, and (3) affirm those whom God is raising up in our midst to serve His flock.
Listen to this exposition of Acts 20 & pray for your leaders!
Geoff open-air preaches Psalm 32:10 — "many are the sorrows of the wicked" — at the Central West End Metrolink in St Louis. He concludes with a plea to believe in Christ and all who believe have life in His name (John 20:31).
Pastor Geoff open-air preaches 2 Kings 17 on what most certainly brings God's judgment and then he ends with a gospel plea from 1 Thessalonians 1:9-10 on what true repentance is and how Jesus Christ alone is the one who rescues us from the wrath to come.
Pastor Geoff exposits Psalm 32 and shows different elements of God's forgiveness. The blackness of sin, when seen for what it is, elevates the wonder and amazement of God's marvelous and full forgiveness!
What an amazing forgiveness that is offered to contrite sinners who uncover their sin before God to find His mercy lavishly granted!
"Church Leaders Must Be the 'Husband of One Wife'"
In this sermon, Geoff preaches on Revelation 15 and presents the two-fold division of the chapter. Part 1 describes the jubilant and triumphant worship of the saints in heaven and how they worship God as the Sovereign and Holy Lord of heaven and earth.
The second part of the chapter covers the wrath of God which will come upon all those who rebel against Christ and refuse to bow in surrender to Him here.
Geoff pleads with the men to repent of sin, believe in Christ, and bow the knee to His Lordship so as to find the unspeakable joys and blessings of being a forgiven child of God!
"BRIEFING: How to Respond to Gosnell's Trial & Sentence"
Geoff provides a brief reminder that we must desire to see justice but let us not forget to pray for Gosnell's redemption. He needs Christ and must repent of his sin! Let us pray for God to humble him and grant him salvation.
"See the Amazing Grace of God Displayed to His People!"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches on four ways that the grace of God is revealed in Joshua 8. After Achan's sin is exposed in Joshua 7, God displays His amazing grace in this marvelous chapter.
Listen to this exposition of Joshua 8 and be a doer of the Word — not just a hearer only