Sermons by Scott Muir

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Spiritual Beings

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Text:             Genesis 2: 5 – 7  Message “Are you a spiritual person?” Sometimes people ask that question. But it’s a strange question … is there any other type of person? God has given us bodies and spirits and understanding both makes a big difference to how you live.

Moral Beings

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Text:             Genesis 2: 15 – 17, Acts 17: 24 – 34 Message Is there an absolute moral standard for all human beings? Some have tried to deny it but God has made us as moral beings, which is why we share a sense of right and wrong. But if there’s a standard, there’s also […]

Sexual Beings

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Text:             Genesis 1: 26 – 27, Genesis 2: 18 – 25 Message God made the sexes and he made sex. And what he made was very good. In a world that has corrupted God’s good design, it is important that we affirm why God’s vision for men and women tells the best story for […]

Social Beings

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Text:                John 17: 20 – 23 Message Are relationships worth it? People will disagree with you, disappoint you, and even disrespect you. But relationships are also be some of the richest parts of our lives. Today we see that God has made us as social beings and why it really matters. Next Week: Talk […]

Special Beings

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Text:             Psalm 8  Message What is significant about being human? Are we just animals or has God created us differently? Today we will explore this relevant question of human nature and human identity.   Next Week: Talk 2: Social Beings  

Promises Promises

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Text:             Genesis 11: 27 – 12: 9  Message God’s promises are extravagant. Though it might seem like the world is under a curse, his blessings are real and we, His people, are an important part of his blessing in the lives of others.

Glory Thieves

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Text:             Genesis 10 and 11 Message Have you ever taken something that’s not yours? Whenever you do something out of pride to make yourself look good or feel worthwhile, you’re taking something that belongs only to God – glory. Next Week: Promises Promises (Genesis 12:1-9)  

Blotted Out for Good

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Series:            In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12   Text:                Genesis 6: 1 – 8: 19  Message Justice is so elusive. Our human justice systems are flawed because we cannot know all and we ourselves are never without sin. Our hope must therefore be in the perfect justice of God. The story […]

If Blood Could Speak

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Series:            In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text:             Genesis 4 and 5 Message Every day there’s a tragedy. We see them on the news and sometimes we experience them in our lives personally. We long for justice. God certainly loves justice but more importantly he shows us his grace. Today […]

Talk 3:  Hiding and Pointing

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Series:            In the Beginning: The Glorious Gospel in Genesis 1-12 Text:             Genesis 3 Message There’s a famous song called ‘What a Wonderful World’. God certainly made it wonderful but something’s gone horribly wrong. It isn’t all that wonderful now. Genesis 3 explains the problem but also sheds light on the solution. Next Week: […]