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The Strength of Weakness - Who Are You Living For?

September 16th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'The Strength of Weakness - Who Are You Living For?' (2 Corinthians 5:11-6:2) at Morning Church on the 16th of September 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • What Paul does (v11-13)
    • Paul is living for...
  • What Christ has done (v14-17)
    • Christ lived to...
  • What God has done (v18-21)
    • God "lived" so that...
  • What do we do?

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · 2 Corinthians · Adam Taylor · The Strength of Weakness

The Strength of Weakness - Has the World Moved Past Christianity?

August 26th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'The Strength of Weakness - Has the World Moved Past Christianity?' (2 Corinthians 4:1-6) at Morning Church on the 26th of August 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • A world on the move
  • Do not lose heart... (v1)
  • ...keep setting forth the truth plainly (v2)
  • Even in the face of unbelief... (v3-4)
  • ...keep preaching Jesus Christ as Lord (v5-6)
  • Has the world moved past Christianity?

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · 2 Corinthians · Adam Taylor · The Strength of Weakness

The Strength of Weakness - What is the Big Deal with Christianity?

August 19th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'The Strength of Weakness - What is the Big Deal with Christianity?' (2 Corinthians 3:7-18) at Morning Church on the 19th of August 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • Glory, glory
  • Be confident - we have a ministry more glorious than Moses (v7-11)
    • 7 words...
  • Be bold - because in Christ the veil is taken away (v12-18)
    • We believe in a God who...
  • Implications
    • Be loyal
    • Be grateful
    • Be bold
    • Be confident

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · 2 Corinthians · Adam Taylor · The Strength of Weakness

The Strength of Weakness - Can Weakness Be Used For Good?

July 29th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'The Strength of Weakness - Can Weakness Be Used For Good?' (2 Corinthians 1:1-14) at Morning Church on the 29th of July 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • Reacting to troubles and weakness
  • God uses our troubles for good
    • Praise God for comforting us so that we can comfort others (v3-7)
    • Praise God that he uses even the greatest troubles for good (v8-11)
  • You can boast in a weak apostle (v12-14)
  • Can weakness be used for good?
    • In times of trouble

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · 2 Corinthians · Adam Taylor · The Strength of Weakness

In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know the Joy of Knowing God?

July 1st, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know the Joy of Knowing God?' (Isaiah 61:1-11) at Morning Church on the 1st of July 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • God's agent for change
    • The Spirit-Messiah
    • The Servant-King
    • Jesus
  • God's agenda for change
    • A great change
    • A great ministry
    • Is this your experience?
  • Fulfilment
    • Self-conscious
    • Of what kind?
  • Our agenda for change
    • On the surface
    • Underneath

Tags: Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Isaiah · Adam Taylor · In the Presence of Greatness

In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know God Isn’t Finished Yet?

June 24th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know God Isn't Finished Yet?' (Isaiah 56:1-12) at Morning Church on the 24th of June 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • A great place to finish
  • God desires saved people to be just (v1-2)
  • God desires more people to be saved (v3-8)
  • Further thinking: Fasting (Isaiah 58)

Tags: Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Isaiah · Adam Taylor · In the Presence of Greatness

In the Presence of Greatness - Come and Find Satisfaction

June 17th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'In the Presence of Greatness - Come and Find Satisfaction' (Isaiah 55:1-13) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 17th of June 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • Come and feast... (v1)
  • ...not on empty words (v2a)
  • ...but on life giving words (v2b-5)
  • Seek the Lord.. (v6)
  • ...not through your earthly ways (v7-9)
  • ...but through His heavenly words (v10-13)

Tags: Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Isaiah · Adam Taylor · In the Presence of Greatness

In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know God’s Comfort?

June 3rd, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'In the Presence of Greatness - Do You Know God's Comfort?' (Isaiah 49:1-7, 50:4-11) at Morning Church on the 3rd of June 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • A sketch of the Servant (49:1-7, 50:4-11)
    • Vindicated by God, the Super Servant will save the world through suffering, so obey him.
  • The Servant calls the world to listen (49:1-4)
  • The Servant is commissioned by the Lord (49:5-7)
  • The Servant is coached by the Lord (50:4-6)
  • The Servant is confident in the Lord (50:7-9)
  • The Servant's choice before us (50:10-11)
  • Do you know God's comfort?

Tags: Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Isaiah · Adam Taylor · In the Presence of Greatness

Hard Truth About Jesus - Come and Meet Jesus - He Rose From the Dead!

May 6th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'Hard Truth About Jesus - Come and Meet Jesus - He Rose From the Dead!' (John 10:14-42) at Morning Church and Night Church on the 6th of May 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • I lay down my life, only to take it up again (v14-21)
  • The name and privilege Jesus gives to his own (v22-30)
  • What will it take for you to believe in Jesus? (v31-39)
  • Will you lay down your life, only to have it taken up again (v40-42)

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · John · Adam Taylor · Hard Truth About Jesus

Hard Truth About Jesus - Are We Really Free?

April 15th, 2018 ·

Adam Taylor speaks on 'Hard Truth About Jesus - Are We Really Free?' (John 8) at Morning Church on the 15th of April 2018.

Sermon outline:

  • The nature of true faith (v31-32)
  • The nature of true slavery (v33-34)
  • The nature of true freedom (v35-36)

Tags: New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · John · Adam Taylor · Hard Truth About Jesus