Pastor Geoff preaches in front of Clayton High School (in ST Louis, MO) when the bell rings and the students exit the building. He preaches from Mark 8:35ff and shows that it's not foolish to think now about eternity -- and to take action now to repent of sin and trust in Christ alone!
“I CONSIDER THE PREACHING OF THE GOSPEL TO BE THE MOST HONORABLE AND IMPORTANT WORK IN THE WORLD.
Because of the DESIGNER of the work = God has revealed himself
Because of the DUTY of the work = preaching praying, preaching, shepherding
Because of the DURATION of the work == it goes on for ever
Pastor Geoff preaches through 2 Timothy 4:1-5 at the STL Chinese Christian Church on Sunday, May 17, 2020.
This text provides the clear truth that preaching must be the FOUNDATION of the healthy church.
1. The SOLEMNITY of the foundation of preaching.
2. The SUPREMACY/SPECIFICS of the foundation of preaching.
3. The SPURNING of the foundation of preaching.
4. The STEADFASTNESS of the foundation of preaching.
In this roundtable discussion, 5 men gather together to discuss PRECISION IN OUR PROCLAMATION -- how can we be precise in our theology, in our proclamation of the gospel, in our prayerfulness, in our humility and demeanor, and in our preparation to preach on the streets.
The 5 men at this Roundtable are:
1. Tom Rayborn
2. Dave Bowman
4. Nathan Groves
5. Geoff Kirkland
Pastor Geoff continues the verse by verse exposition thru the Book of Luke and teaches on this eschatological (end-times) 'little Lukan apocalypse' as Christ conveys truths about His future coming & His kingdom.
Don't be caught off guard! This text provides us with 5 features of the coming of the Son of Man.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff begins the exposition through the book of Joshua. And as God is about to bring Israel across the Jordan River into the Promised Land, God first prepares the new leader of His people — Joshua. He is a man of integrity, a man of the Word, a man of faithfulness.
There are 4 marks of Godly leadership which Geoff shows from this chapter tonight. Listen & apply this message.
Pastor Geoff preaches Revelation 10 at the Sunshine Ministries homeless shelter in downtown STL. In this message, he talks about how the time is soon coming when God will delay His judgment no more -- so prepare NOW and get right with God!
Pastor Geoff preaches the gospel on the streets of St Louis on Sunday, October 9 during the Presidential Debate at Washington University. He preaches from John 14.6 -- Jesus is the ONLY way, the ONLY truth, the ONLY LIFE -- no one comes to God the Father except through Him.
In this sermon, Pastor Geoff teaches on the very important & relevant topic of discipline -- God's, Fatherly discipline.
In working through Proverbs 3:11-12 (and Hebrews 12:3-11), we see one of the great proofs of God's abundant & steadfast love -- His fatherly discipline.
1. Embrace God's discipline (v.11)
2. Remember God's love (v.12)
"Proof of God's Power Working In You: God's Power Displayed in Exalting Christ!"
In this sermon, pastor Geoff preaches the word of God to the CFBC family by expounding Ephesians 1:20-23. This section really elaborates on Eph 1:19 where Paul prays for the believers to know what is the surpassing greatness of GOD'S POWER toward them who believe. These verses show the "proof" of just how great God's power really is!
And the verses highlight the power of God in exalting Jesus Christ as Head over all!
This sermon shows 4 remarkable acts of God in exalting Christ...
1. Your Savior is raised from the dead.
2. Your Savior is seated in heavenly honor.
3. Your Savior is sovereign over all authorities.
4. Your Savior is Head over His church.
In this podcast, Pastor Geoff provides biblical counseling help & hope to believers who battle with "psychotic depression."
Here are some of the thoughts he brings out ...
In the IMMEDIATE, see a Dr and get a physical -- see what is going on physiologically.
Then, remind the sufferer of:
The CONSTANT LOVE of Christ (Rom 8 - nothing separate us from Him)
The ULTIMATE PURSUIT of Christ (2 Cor 5 - live to be pleasing to Him)
The COMING CONSUMMATION w/ Christ (2 Cor 5 - we will be brought to Him; likeness to Jesus
The PERFECT EXAMPLE of Christ (Luke 4; tempted by Satan; in the Garden, tempted; Luke 4- Satanic speaking, voices.
Let us always remember - JESUS COMBATTED THE DEVIL'S LIES WITH SCRIPTURAL TRUTH.
So what does that mean for the hurting person? What can be done to find hope in the times of trials?
1) FEAST ON SCRIPTURE
2) MEDITATE ON IT CONSTANTLY
3) PREACH TO YOUR SOUL
4) INITIATE REGULAR DISCIPLESHIP-RELATIONSHIP
5) REMEMBER CHRIST'S COMPLETED WORK (in feelings of worthlessness