NT Expository Sermons






These textual or expository lessons are arranged in order of the Biblical text on which they are based. The lessons can also be used as Bible class notes. Click on the "Sermon Title" link to read the sermon in Adobe .pdf format. Click on the word "download" next to it for the accompanying PowerPoint presentation (where available).



Date Preached

Sermon Title


Matthew 5:1-6

04/21/1991 a.m.

Introduction to Sermon on the Mount (Beatitudes)  
Matthew 5:7-12 04/28/1991 a.m. The Beatitudes (Continued)  
Matthew 5:13-16 05/05/1991 a.m. The Vitality of Kingdom Life  
Matthew 5:17-20 05/05/1991 p.m. Christ's Relation to the Old Testament  
Matthew 5:21-26 05/12/1991 a.m. The Challenge of Anger  
Matthew 5:27-32 05/19/1991 a.m. The Challenge of Lust  
Matthew 5:43-48 06/09/1991 a.m. Love Your Neighbor  
Matthew 6:1-18 06/30/1991 a.m. Religious Hypocrisy--Description and Overthrow  
Matthew 6:8-13 07/07/1991 a.m. The Lord's Model Prayer  
Matthew 6:19-24 07/07/1991 p.m. The Christian and Materialism  
Matthew 6:25-34 07/21/1991 a.m. The Cure for Material Anxiety  
Matthew 6:25-34 11/23/2003 a.m. Inner Peace--the Problem of Material Anxiety Download
Matthew 7:1-5 07/28/1991 a.m. Do Not Judge  
Matthew 7:6 07/28/1991 p.m. Do Not Cast Your Pearls Before Swine  
Matthew 7:7-11 08/04/1991 a.m. The Need For Trusting Persistence  
Matthew 7:12   The Golden Rule  
Matthew 7:13-14 08/11/1991 a.m. Enter Through the Narrow Gate  
Matthew 7:15-20 08/25/1991 a.m. Barriers to the Kingdom (False Prophets)  
Matthew 7:21-27 08/25/1991 p.m. The Appeal to Obedience  
Mt. 13:1-23
(Lk. 8:4-18)
08/07/2005 a.m.

Do you have what it takes to go to heaven?
(The Parable of the Sower)

Mt. 13:24-30,36-43 08/21/05 a.m. How Long Must We Put Up With This Sinful World? (The Parable of the Tares)  
Mt. 13:31-32 09/04/2005 a.m. Great things Start Small (The parable of the mustard seed)  
Mt. 13:33-34 09/11/2005 a.m. The Parable of the Leaven  
Mt. 13:44-46 09/18/2005 a.m. The Incomparable Value of the Kingdom
(The parable of the hidden  treasure and pearl of great price)
Mt. 13:47-51 09/25/2005 a.m. The Parable of the Dragnet  
Mt. 13:51-52 10/16/2005 a.m. The parable of the Householder  

Luke 1:1-4

02/18/2001 p.m.

Will the Real Jesus Please Stand Up

Luke 1:5-25

03/18/2001 p.m.

Evidence for Faith from the Birth of John

Luke 1:30-33

12/09/2001 a.m.

What Child Is This?

Luke 1:26-38

03/25/2001 p.m.

Evidence for Faith from the Virgin Birth

Luke 2:1-7

04/15/2001 p.m.

Oh, Little Town of Bethlehem

Luke 3:23-38

04/22/2001 p.m.

Evidence for Faith from the Genealogy of Jesus

Luke 7:18-23

05/14/2000 p.m.

Overcoming Doubt

Luke 12:1-11

03/09/2003 p.m.

The Call to Virtue


Luke 12:35-48

08/25/2002 a.m.

Spiritual Readiness

Luke 12:49-59

08/25/2002 p.m.

Spiritual Readiness

Luke 13:22-31

05/09/2004 a.m.

"Are There a Few Who Are Being Saved? Download

John 17:1-26

10/21/2001 a.m.

Jesus' Prayer For His Disciples

Romans 4:1-22

03/02/2003 a.m.

Do You Have the Faith of Abraham?


Romans 5:1-12

03/23/2003 a.m.

What We Have in Jesus Christ


Romans 12:1

11/07/2004 a.m. Present Your Bodies a Living Sacrifice Download
Romans 12:2 11/14/2004 a.m. Be Not Conformed to This World Download
Romans 12:2 11/21/2004 a.m. Be Transformed by the Renewing of Your Mind Download
Romans 12:3-8 11/28/2004 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Using Our Gifts Download
Romans 12:9-10 12/05/2004 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Loving Our Brethren Download
Romans 12:11 12/12/2004 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Where Has All the Passion Gone? Download
Romans 12:12 12/19/2004 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Living in a World of Hurt Download
Romans 12:13 12/26/2004 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Sharing with Our Brethren Download
Romans 12:14-15 01/02/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--The Call to Selfless Living Download
Romans 12:16 01/09/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--A life of Humility Download
Romans 12:17-21 01/16/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Overcoming Evil with Good Download
Romans 13:1-7 01/23/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--The Proper Response to Civil Government Download
Romans 13:8-14 01/30/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Living the Life of Love Download
Romans 14:1-12 02/06/2005 a.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Loving Our Brethren When We Differ, #1 Download
Romans 14:13-15:13 02/06/2005 p.m. Hallmarks of the Transformed Life--Loving Our Brethren When We Differ, #2 Download

1 Cor. 14:34-36

10/07/2001 a.m.

The Role of Women in the Assembly

Ephesians 3:10

05/17/1999 a.m.

  What Drives This Congregation?


Ephesians 4:1-6

06/13/1999 a.m.

  Walking in Unity


Ephesians 4:7-16

06/13/1999 p.m.

  Achieving Unity of the Faith


Ephesians 4:17-24

06/20/1999 a.m.

  The Christian Mindset


Ephesians 4:25

06/27/1999 a.m.

  Lay Aside Falsehood and Speak Truth Download

Ephesians 4:26-27

07/04/1999 a.m.

  Be Angry and Do Not Sin Download

Ephesians 4:28

07/11/1999 a.m.

  Steal No More Download

Ephesians 4:29-30

07/18/1999 a.m.

  Distinctive Speech Download

Ephesians 4:31-5:2

07/25/1999 a.m.

  People of Love and Forgiveness Download

Ephesians 5:3-14

08/01/1999 a.m.

  Living G-rated Lives in an X-rated World Download

Ephesians 5:15-21

08/09/1999 a.m.

  A Distinctive Approach to Life Download

Ephesians 5:22-33

08/22/1999 a.m.

  The Role of the Husband in Marriage Download

Ephesians 5:22-33

08/29/1999 p.m.

  The Role of the Wife in Marriage Download

Ephesians 6:1-3

09/05/1999 a.m.

  The Children's Role in the Home Download

Ephesians 6:4

09/12/1999 a.m.

  The Parent's Role in the Home Download

Ephesians 6:5-9

09/19/1999 a.m.

  The Master -Servant Relationship Download

Ephesians 6:10-20

09/26/1999 a.m.

  Christian Warfare Download

Ephesians (Various)

10/03/1999 a.m.

  What God Receives through the Church Download

Philippians 1:3-11

09/10/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Loving God's People Download

Philippians 1:12-18

09/17/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Living with Purpose Download

Philippians 1:19-26

10/01/2000 a.m.

  Joy in the Face of Death Download

Philippians 1:27-30

10/15/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Spiritual Conflict Download

Philippians 2:1-18

10/22/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Serving Others Download

Philippians 2:19-30

10/22/2000 p.m.

  Rejoicing in God's Servants Download

Philippians 3:1-11

10/29/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Knowing Jesus Download

Philippians 3:13-4:1

10/29/2000 p.m.

   The Joy of Spiritual Growth Download

Philippians 4:2-9

11/05/2000 a.m.

  Rejoice in the Lord Always Download

Philippians 4:10-13

 12/03/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Being Content Download

Philippians 4:10-20

12/10/2000 a.m.

  The Joy of Spiritual Fellowship Download

1 Timothy 2:8-10

09/09/2001 p.m.

  The Role of Women in the Church


2 Timothy 1:12

     02/13/2005 p.m.   I Know Whom I Have Believed  

Titus 2:1-2

09/19/2004 p.m.

  Sound Doctrine for Older Men


Titus 2:3-5

09/26/2004 p.m.

  Sound Doctrine for Older Women


Titus 2:4-5

10/10/2004 p.m.

  Sound Doctrine for Younger Women


Titus 2:6-8

10/17/2004 p.m.

  Sound Doctrine for Younger Men


Titus 2:9-10

10/24/2004 p.m.

  Sound Doctrine for Workers


Titus 2:11-15

10/31/2004 p.m.

  Why We Can Live Sound Doctrine


Titus 3:1-2

11/14/2004 p.m.

  Reminders for the Faithful


Titus 3:4-7

11/21/2004 p.m.

  Incentives to Excellence (He Saved Us)


James 1:1-17

07/09/2000 a.m.

  The Right Way to Face Temptation Download

James 1:18-27

07/23/2000 a.m.

  The Right Way to Experience Salvation Download

James 2:1-13

07/23/2000 a.m.

  The Obligations of Faith: Love and Partiality Download

James 2:14-26

08/06/2000 a.m.

  The Obligations of Faith:  Putting Faith to Work Download

James 3:1-12

08/13/2000 a.m.

  God's Ideal Gospel Teacher Download

James 4:1-17

08/20/2000 a.m.

  Characteristics of the Carnal Man Download

James 4:1-17

08/20/2000 p.m.

  Characteristics of the Spiritual Man Download

James 5:1-12

08/27/2000 a.m.

  When Others Cause Pain Download

James 5:13-18

08/27/2000 p.m.

  A Faith for All Circumstances Download

James 5:19-20

09/03/2000 a.m.

  Am I My Brother's Keeper? Download

1 Peter 1:1-2

03/24/2002 a.m.

  Who Are God's True People? Download

1 Peter 1:3-12

03/24/2002 p.m.

  Why God's People Have Reason to Rejoice Download

1 Peter 1:13

03/31/2002 a.m.

  The Mindset of Excellence Download

1 Peter 1:14-16

04/07/2002 a.m.

  God's Children Imitate Their Father Download

1 Peter 1:17-21

04/14/2002 a.m.

  God's Children Respect Their Father Download

1 Peter 1:22-25

04/14/2002 p.m.

  God's Children Love Their Brothers and Sisters Download

1 Peter 2:1-3

04/28/2002 a.m.

  God's Children Grow Spiritually Download

1 Peter 2:4-10

04/28/2003 p.m.

  Remember Who You Are! Download

1 Peter 2:11-12

05/19/2002 a.m.

  Keep Your Behavior Excellent Download

1 Peter 2:13-14

05/19/2002 p.m.

  Excelling as a Citizen Download

1 Peter 2:15-22

05/26/2002 a.m.

  Excelling in Work Download

1 Peter 3:1-7

05/26/2002 p.m.

  Excelling in Marriage  

1 Peter 3:8-12

06/02/2002 a.m.

  Excelling in Our Attitude Toward Others  

1 Peter 3:9-4:6

06/09/2002 a.m.

  Excelling in Suffering for Christ Download

1 Peter 4:7-11

06/09/2002 p.m.

  How Christian May Help Each Other in Suffering  

1 Peter 4:12-19

07/21/2002 a.m.

  Excelling in Our Attitude Toward Suffering  

1 Peter 5:1-4

07/21/2002 p.m.

  The Need for Leadership in Suffering  

1 Peter 5:5-10

07/28/2002 a.m.

  Preparing for Crisis  

2 Peter 1:2-11

09/01/2002 a.m.

  How Can  I Know I'm Going to Heaven?  

2 Peter 1:12-21

09/15/2002 a.m.

  How Can I Know the Gospel Is True?  

2 Peter 2:1-22

09/15/2002 p.m.

  How Can I Avoid Being Led Astray?  

2 Peter 3:1-13

09/22/2002 a.m.

  How Can I Be Sure That Jesus Is Coming Again?  


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