Many people attempt to use the book of Proverbs as a kind of instruction manual for how to achieve health, wealth, and prosperity: if they simply adhere to the principles and rules laid out in Proverbs, then God must owe them the associated rewards of riches and blessing. However, there is an eternity of difference between using Scripture to support this “prosperity gospel” and using Scripture to understand gospel prosperity. In this sermon, Pastor Leandre explains that the purpose and source of wisdom are to be found in Jesus Christ, “who became to us wisdom from God, righteousness and sanctification and redemption” (1 Corinthians 1:30).
March 27, 2023
Renewed and Reassured, part 2 (Isaiah 44:6-23)
After the promises made in Isaiah 44:1-5, the Lord Yahweh speaks once more to remind Israel of his uniqueness, that he is the one and only God, and to reassure…
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Redeemed and Recommissioned, part 2 (Isaiah 43:8-21)on March 13, 2023
Redeemed and Recommissioned, part 1 (Isaiah 42:18–43:7)on March 6, 2023