Sermons on John

“In A Little While”

John 16:12-22 {Prayer}             How many of you like riddles?  I like them mainly because they make you think.  So in light of that, let’s try a couple of riddles shall we?  If you know the answer, go ahead and say it.  Riddle number one.  “There’s a one-story house in which everything is yellow. Yellow…

“Protection of the Shepherd”

Revelation 7:9-17 {Prayer}             One of my favorite things to do on a summer vacation is to go jet skiing.  When we head up and visit our friends in Nebraska, we always end up on the lake.  On the lake, I’m given the keys to a jet ski with a full tank of gas and…

“An Everyday Jesus”

John 21:1-14 {Prayer}             The resurrection of Jesus … a big deal right.  Paul tell us in 1 Corinthians 15, the great resurrection chapter of the Bible it is sometimes referred to as, he tells us that “if Christ had not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith” (15:14).  A few…

“Coming in Humility”

John 12:12-19 {Prayer}             Re-enactments.  Re-enactments are a popular thing which allow people to observe, to recapture the moment, the experience an event from the past.  Walk into Silver Dollar City in Branson and you are taken back to the olden days of blacksmiths, horse and buggy, saloons and other frontier living conditions. Visit Gettysburg,…

“Malchus”

John 18:1-11 {Prayer}             January 17, 2004 … that is when a sixty-six-ton sperm whale died and was beached on the southwestern coast of Taiwan.  Two weeks later, authorities decided to truck the dead whale to a lab where they could do an autopsy.  It took fifty men and three lifting cranes a total of…

“Christ is …”

John 6:16-21 {Prayer}             Back in 2017, a newspaper reporter in Galveston, Texas, published a story about Chirpy the parakeet.  One minute Chirpy was peacefully perched in his cage and singing a song.  The next minute, he was sucked in, washed up, and blown over!             Let me explain.  It all began when Chirpy’s owner…