In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches Psalm 18 and shows how David exalted God when God delivered him from Saul & from all his enemies. This is a tremendous model for us as to how we can pray, praise, and conduct ourselves!
We must worship God, praise God, and remember His faithful deliverance that He has wrought for us, His elect. May we be constantly praising Him!
"Enjoy the Beauty of Marriage in a God-Glorifying Way!" Part 1
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff shows how we can enjoy the beauty of marriage in a God-glorifying, gospel-centered, Christ-exalting way. This comes when love is at the foundation of the marriage covenant.
Pastor Geoff shows that marriage is a God-given covenant of companionship between one man and one woman for life.
Then he spells out three ways that this kind of love manifests itself so as to properly display the glory of the gospel in our marriages.
"Hide Me Under Your Wings, O God! A Prayer for Protection"
In this psalm, Pastor Geoff shows how David prayed when enemies rose up against him. They were violent, hostile, eager to pounce on him, and eager to tear him down from his high position of leadership.
Yet David honestly prayed to God. He was full of integrity and argued his case to God. He told God to test him in his heart, in his words, and in his deeds.
The climax of the psalm is the last verse where he remembers that he will see God's face in future glory! What hope this gives! What a towering perspective!
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches through the narrative of Mark's account of the crucifixion. He provides background on crucifixion, the ironies that happened on the cross, the perfection & propitiation that Christ accomplished as well as some helpful application principles.
Listen to this sermon & apply the teaching of the Word of God.
"Why We Do What We Do in Corporate Worship at CFBC"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff teaches on why CFBC does what it does during the Corporate Worship gathering. Why is there such an emphasis on the Word of God, on singing the Word, reading the Word, praying the Word, preaching the Word, and seeing the Word (the 2 ordinances)?
Listen to this as Pastor Geoff explains the meaning and purpose behind what we do at CFBC.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches on the "new birth." Theologians have called this the doctrine of "regeneration." It is where God supernaturally and sovereignly gives spiritual life to the dead sinner.
Listen to & apply this sermon on John 3! Examine yourself and make certain that you have been born again by God!
This sermon covered the judgment of the Lord Jesus Christ. In Revelation1, the Apostle John sees the glorified Christ in all of His sovereign glory. And this remarkable vision of Christ reveals His power, His wrath, His destruction of his enemies, and His purity.
Make certain you are saved from the wrathful Christ because you have believed, surrendered, & are following Him!
Listen to & apply this sermon!
"The Beauty & Glory of Christ — How to Savor & Enjoy Him!"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff walks through the Gethsemane narrative in Mark 14. Then he preaches on the "cup of God's wrath" and what it means that Jesus drank the cup of the Father's wrath in our place.
Listen to & apply this sermon on Christ's redemption for His elect.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches on the narrative where Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead. The focus of the sermon is to highlight the deity of Christ. That means that Jesus Christ is fully, and has always been fully, God.
Geoff shows how the deity of Jesus Christ is absolutely essential for our salvation & how it relates to you personally.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches on the humanity of Jesus Christ. Luke 4 provides a remarkable account where Christ meets Satan for combat. Christ overcomes because of His reliance on the Spirit, His commitment to the Word, and His desire to obey the Father.
Listen to & learn how you can overcome temptation as well.
"Why Is Radical Depravity So Essential to the Biblical Gospel?"
In Psalm 14, David expresses the total inability of all mankind. That is, he extends the radical depravity to all human beings on the planet.
Geoff provides 11 descriptive phrases of "radical corruption" and then shows at the end how the glorious gospel of Jesus Christ is the only solution to our desperate sin problem & how it magnifies the total, undeserved, and relentless grace of God!
In this psalm, Geoff preaches and provides a helpful way to biblically deal with distress in your life.
David felt forsaken, abandoned by God, persecuted from enemies, depressed, lonely, near the brink of death, and filled with fear. Yet he prayed to God & found a rock-solid foundation upon which he could stand strong — namely, in God's unchanging love.
Listen to & apply this sermon!
"How Knowing God Changes Everything in Your Life!"
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff works through Luke 10 and shows how Christ sent his followers out to saturate the land with the gospel and he provides some helpful principles that we can apply from this narrative passage.
In this psalm, Pastor Geoff preaches through the text and shows how David had enemies who sought to kill him. Meanwhile, David's friends encouraged him to flee to the mountains for safety and refuge.
But David chose to find his refuge in God, to meditate on God's utter Kingship. His perspective led him to dwell on the thought that God will one day destroy the wicked with fire & brimstone but the righteous/upright man will see the face of God!
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff preaches Paul's concluding prayer to the Thessalonians Church and shows how the entire life of the Christian (=sanctification) is one completely empowered by and enabled by the grace of God.
In this sermon, he provides a number of encouraging points that shows God's involvement in and promise to sanctify those whom He elects.
Listen to and apply this sermon.
"How to Respond to the Arrogance & Prosperity of the Wicked"
In this sermon, Geoff preaches Revelation 11 to the men at the Sunshine Mission shelter in St Louis. He shows how God always has a witness to proclaim the greatness of His Name. Sinners reject, rebel & disobey the proclaimed Word. Saints receive, obey, and submit to Jesus Christ!
Geoff exhorted the men to bow the knee in surrendering to Jesus Christ now before it's too late and they bow the knee to Jesus Christ before He casts them into hell.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff exposits these verses and shows the vital need for discernment. This includes not only thinking biblically about all of life & separating good from evil. But it also includes separating that which is right from that which is 'almost right.'
In this psalm, Pastor Geoff preaches on the justice of God that constantly evidences itself in the sovereign reign of God. True believers can pray, praise, exult, and live with confident trust in God because He will judge all the rebellious nations in righteousness.
In this sermon, pastor Geoff preaches on 1 Thess 5:20: "Do not despise prophetic utterances." He talks about what prophecy is, what it means to despise prophecy, and how we can apply this text today.
Listen to this practical sermon and apply the sermon to your life.