Pastor Geoff gives a brief devotional on the importance of understanding the substitution of Jesus Christ and the corresponding necessity that all God's people will be zealous for good works.
Pastor Geoff open air preaches at the St Louis Mardi Gras on March 1, 2014 in downtown St Louis. The masses walked by toward the reveling and heard the glorious and saving gospel of Jesus Christ.
May Christ be magnified in the proclamation of His Word! May the Spirit of God draw many to salvation!
In this sermon preached at the Sunshine Ministries homeless shelter in downtown St Louis, Geoff continues the exposition through Revelation and reveals the most terrifying moment in all of human history — the Great White Throne judgment.
He calls the men to realize the coming judgment, that no person could ever hide, and that it is a perfect judgment. Therefore, he pleads with the men to repent, come to Christ, believe in Him, and be delivered!
Pastor Geoff provides an explanation of how the New Testament uses the Old Testament. In particular, Pastor Geoff shows how Paul uses Psalm 68 in Ephesians 4. What has baffled many in wondering 'how' Paul used the psalm to further his argument in Ephesians 4, Pastor Geoff endeavors to explain.
Paul used Psalm 68 in context and, in fact, the way in which Paul uses the psalm to enhance his argument in Ephesians 4 could not have been more appropriate and compelling.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff begins the concluding song of 'eternal security' and shows how Paul raises 3 legal challenges to eternal security -- who could oppose me? who could accuse me? who could condemn me?
All of these answers show that the work of God in salvation cannot be undone by anyone or anything. God's gift of salvation is secure!
"Understand Adoption: God Takes Enemies & Makes Them Sons"
Pastor Geoff finishes the 5-part series on the sovereignty of God in salvation in the 'Golden Chain' from Romans 8:29-30:
Listen to this sermon as Geoff describes what glorification is and shows how spectacular glorification is for the believer!
Pastor Geoff continues the study through John's gospel in the open air as he teaches at the Metrolink station. He shows who Jesus Christ is -- the sovereign Lord, the suffering Messiah, the substitutionary Redeemer, the sole way to God, and the sacrificial Lamb.
"What Will It Profit You to Gain the Whole World?"
Pastor Geoff preaches Psalm 67, one of the most important texts in Scripture highlighting God's plan for the nations, and he shows how the glory of God, the gospel of God, and the judgment of God fuels global missions.
Missions is not about us nor is it about peoples and cultures. It ultimately is about the glory of God and the exaltation of Christ.
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"Missions: The Glory of God & the Exaltation of Christ Among the Nations!"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches part 4 on the "Golden Chain" of salvation — justification by faith alone.
Pastor Geoff examines justification, explains the meaning of God imputing Christ's righteousness to the sinner's account, and he exhorts the flock to know, live for, understand, love, and die for this doctrine.
Finally, he provides 5 ways to enjoy this doctrine.
Pastor Geoff continues the Family Bible Hour Series on "Hermeneutics — how to rightly interpret the Bible."
This topic today covers Step #1 on observing the text. When interpreting the Word of God, we must observe it by giving a careful eye to the words themselves, the structure (and context) of a text, the atmosphere of the text, and the literary forms of a particular text (narrative, discourse, poetry, prophecy).
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"The Sovereignty of God in Salvation, Part 3: Calling"
Pastor Geoff continues the exposition through Romans 8 and works through the "Golden Chain" of salvation. In vv.28-30, Paul shows the utter sovereignty of God in salvation and the eternal security of the believer's salvation.
Listen to this sermon on God's effectual, efficacious, saving, sovereign call.