Pastor Geoff explains the biblical gospel in a few minutes in this excerpt. The point is that the gospel is God's work in pouring out His wrath upon God the Son on the cross. He crushed His son for my sin on the cross.
And we are declared righteous through faith in Christ by virtue of His righteousness that is reckoned to us.
Pastor Geoff preaches the gospel at a Senior Living Facility in St Louis, Missouri. In this message from the text of Ezekiel 36:25-27, he shows three foundational realities of the Gospel:
Listen to this message & the work of God in the gospel!
"The Goodness of God in Working Everything for Good"
Pastor Geoff preaches on the text of the familiar "Good Samaritan" account. The religious scholar, the 'lawyer' or, scribe, comes to Jesus and asks what he must do to inherit eternal life.
In speaking to this self-righteous, works-righteous, self-deceived man, Jesus shows the absolute bankruptcy of all works-based faiths (=religions) and shows how it is absolutely impossible to get to God by trying to keep the Law.
God truly hides spiritual truths from the wise and intelligent of the world. But He reveals gospel truth to infants. And it is these who in turn love God and love their neighbor because God has opened their eyes to the gospel!
Pastor Geoff preaches on the great love of Jesus Christ for His Bride -- and then shows how this is the way that husbands must love their own wives, with passionate, urgent, fervent, committed, sacrificial, humble LOVE!
"The Godly Husband LEADS and SANCTIFIES His Wife!"
Pastor Geoff exposits Ephesians 5.26-27 on the glorious work of Jesus Christ in sanctifying His Church and washing her with the water of the Word. And in a similar way, Godly husbands must wash their wives in the Word and lead them in Christlikeness.
This sermon covers the husband's duties:
1. LEAD their wives
2. SANCTIFY their wives