Sermons by Jay Hughes

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The Responsibility of Representing Christ (2 Corinthians 5:10-21)

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The Responsibility of Representing Christ 2 Corinthians 5:10-21 “God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” 2 Corinthians 5:21 Main Idea:  The value of the sacrifice of God’s Son has been entrusted to us so that the greatest need of mankind [...]

Nicodemus – The Undercover Disciple (John 3:1-21)

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“Jesus replied, ‘I tell you the truth, no one can see the kingdom of God unless he is born again.’” John 3:3   Main Idea: Personal faith grants access to God’s kingdom through the gift of salvation offered in Jesus.   Among the skeptical are those engaged in pursuing the truth. John 3:1-2   In order [...]

Jesus and The Rich Young Ruler (Mark 10:17-31, Matthew 19:16-30, Luke 18:18-30)

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Jesus and the Rich Young Ruler  Mark 10:17-31, Matthew 19:16-30, Luke 18:18-30 “Jesus looked at him and loved him. ‘One thing you lack,’ he said. ‘Go, sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.’”  Mark 10:21 Main Idea:  Beware! The deceitfulness of wealth can cost you more than [...]

A Humbled Heart (2 Samuel 6:1-23)

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A Humbled Heart 2 Samuel 6:1-23 “After removing Saul, he made David their king.  He testified concerning him:  I have found David son of Jesse a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do.”      Acts 13:22 Main Idea: A heart that seeks after the Lord will pursue humility. “I [...]

A Sovereign Coincidence (Acts 8:26-40)

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A Sovereign Coincidence Acts 8:26-40 “The Lord works through obedient believers  to reach those prepared to receive Him.”     The Lord intends for Christians to carry His message of forgiveness to those who are in need.    Acts 8:4    The Lord can personally direct you to someone He has prepared for salvation.   Acts 8:26-29 [...]

God’s Long Lasting Faithfulness (Matthew 1 – 2:12)

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“God’s Long Lasting Faithfulness and Promised Presence Overcomes Our Current Circumstances” Matthew 1 – 2:12     v  The birth of Jesus is a fulfillment of God’s promises to Abraham and David and illustrates his commitment and faithfulness. Gen 12:1-3, 2 Samuel 7:12-16   v  Despite their present circumstances, Mary and Joseph respond in faith [...]

Generous Grace (Matthew 19:16 – 20:16)

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Generous Grace  Matthew 19:16-20:16  “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God ” Ephesians 2:8    1. The necessity of grace.  Matthew 19:16-22       2. Faithfull service will be fully rewarded.  Matthew 19:23-29, Luke 18:29-30, 1 Corinthians 3:12-15      [...]

The Torture of an Unforgiving Heart (Matthew 18:21-35)

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“The Torture of an Unforgiving Heart”  Matthew 18:21-35    “Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32    1. Each one of us owed a debt we could never pay. Matthew 18:21-27, Hebrews 10:11-14     2. Each one of us has been sinned [...]

A Lesson For His Disciples (John 4:1-42)

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A lesson for His disciples John 4:1-42 “Lift up your eyes” “They said to the woman, “We no longer believe just because of what you said; now we have heard for ourselves, and we know that this man really is the Savior of the world.”” John 4:42 · Jesus took his disciples on a short-term [...]

God’s Great and Precious Promise (Genesis 15:1-21)

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God’s Great and Precious Promise Genesis 15:1-21 Abraham Justified by Faith The words “it was credited to him” were written not for him alone, but also for us, to whom God will credit righteousness—for us who believe in him who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead. Romans 4:23-24 * God promises Abram an eternal [...]