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A Culture Facing Judgment

Scripture: Nehemiah 1

Topic: God’s Grace > God

Series: A Culture In Crisis

A Culture Facing Judgment A Study of Nehemiah Dr. Jim Denison Nehemiah 1:8-9 So far we have learned to recognize God’s holiness (v. 5), to pray with humility (v. 6a), and to confess our sin with honesty (vs. 6b-7). Now we discover the urgency of such prayer commitment: The future of the nation is in […]

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All About the Judgment

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3

Topic: God’s Judgment > God

Series: Y2K

All About the Judgment 1 Corinthians 3:10-15 Dr. Jim Denison A dear elderly saint was near death, and gave her pastor a strange request: “When my casket is opened at the funeral, and all my friends come by for a last look, I want them to see me ready to be buried with a table […]

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All That Matters in Life

Scripture: 2 Chronicles 7

Topic: God’s Grace > God

Series: Live Your Blessed Life

All That Matters in Life 2 Chronicles 7:11-16 Dr. Jim Denison While you have been listening to great preaching and enjoying wonderful worship services, I’ve been “across the pond” in the land where it rains nearly daily, trying to figure out cricket on the “telle” and enjoying British hospitality immensely. And I’ve come back to […]

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Are You Awed by God?

Scripture: Exodus 3

Topic: God > Experiencing God

Series: God Almighty

Are You Awed By God? Exodus 3:1-6 James C. Denison It was my first day on the faculty of Southwestern Seminary in Ft. Worth. I parked my pickup truck outside our church in Mansfield before driving to school. The only parking spot I could find was adjacent to President Russell Dilday’s car. I happened to […]

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Are You Caiaphas? The Jews and the Christ

Scripture: Matthew 26

Topic: Jesus Christ > God

Series: Journey to the Cross

Topic Scripture: Matthew 26:57-68 Here’s an issue that skeptics often raise about our faith, a question many Christians don’t know how to answer: why did the Jews condemn Jesus? If he really is the Son of God, why did his own people reject him? We learned last week that everything about the Sanhedrin’s legal proceedings […]

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Are You Pilate? The Trials of the Christ

Scripture: Matthew 27

Topic: Jesus Christ > God

Series: Journey to the Cross

Topical Scripture: Matthew 27:11–14 Fishermen recently caught a sixteen-foot, 3,000 pound great white shark off the coast of South Carolina. Or, I should say, the shark caught them. The owner of the fishing charter told reporters, “A 3,000 pound animal is massive. People don’t realize just one wag of the tail can pool a 26-foot […]

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Are You Simon? The Cross of the Christ

Scripture: Matthew 27

Topic: Jesus Christ > God

Series: Journey to the Cross

Topical Scripture: Matthew 27:45–54; Mark 15:21 Whom do you trust? Ninety-three percent of Americans say that they and nobody else determine what is and isn’t right in their lives. Eighty-four percent say they would violate the established rules of their religion if they thought those rules were wrong. Apparently, we trust ourselves. However, 91 percent […]

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Aren’t All Religions the Same?

Scripture: John 14

Topic: Jesus Christ > God

Series: Hard Questions About God

Aren’t All Religions the Same? John 14:1-11 Dr. Jim Denison Poliomyelitis, or polio, is a disease caused by tiny virus particles which attack the brain and spinal cord. Until this generation, polio was a kind of AIDS in American society. Many of you remember those days when polio was a feared enemy; many of us […]

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Believing is Seeing

Scripture: Galatians 6

Topic: God’s Will > God

Series: None

Believing Is Seeing Galatians 6:7-10 / Mark 8:11-26 Jim Denison New Year’s celebrations are the most universal of all holidays. Every religion and culture has its version. The Babylonians started this tradition 4,000 years ago. Their new year’s party lasted for 11 days, if you can imagine. Their most popular new year’s resolution was to […]

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