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Psalm 1 - The Two Paths

December 20th, 2009 ·

A sermon on Psalm 1 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 20th of December 2009.

Sermon outline:

    • Introduction - Psalms: Emotive and Instructive
    • 1) Beware the influence of the world (v1)
    • 2) Be shaped by God's word (v2)
    • 3) God's word makes you healthy (v3-4)
    • 4) God's word determines your destiny (v5-6)
    • Conclusion - the Bible works

    Tags: Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Psalms: Old Testament Worship · Psalms

    Who Am I In Christ and Why Am I Here? #3 - Leaky Saucepan - Threadbare Tent - 2 Corinthians 4:7-5:10

    August 16th, 2009 ·

    A sermon on 2 Corinthians 4:7-5:10 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 16th of August 2009.

    Sermon outline:

    1. God's power is made obvious through human weakness (4:7)
      • It's always been this way:
        • Moses
        • Paul
        • Jesus
      • 'Weak' does not mean 'useless'
    2. God's power is made obvious through deliverance from hardship (4:8-9)
      • It has to be this way (4:10-11)
      • 'Impressive' does not mean 'effective'
    3. Persevere by valuing:
      • The spiritual over the physical (4:16)
      • The future over the present (4:17)
      • The invisible over the visible (4:18)

    Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Who Am I In Christ and Why Am I Here? · 2 Corinthians

    Paul: God’s Apostle - Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing - Acts 15

    May 24th, 2009 ·

    A Sermon on Acts 15 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 24th of May 2009.

    Sermon outline:

    • Intro - The World Wide Church
    • The "Gospel plus" attitude (15:1)
    • Three Speeches
      • Peter (15:7-11) Do not reject what God has accepted
      • Paul (15:12) We have seen God do it
      • James (15:13-21) It's always been the plan
    • "Gospel plus" should be "Gospel minus" (15:22-29)

    Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Acts · Paul: God's Apostle

    In The Beginning: Judgement and Grace II - Genesis 4:1-26

    March 15th, 2009 ·

    A Sermon on Genesis 4:1-26 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 15th of March 2009.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Intro - Optimist or Pessimist
    • Sin has entered the world (Genesis 3)
    • Sin continues in Cain (4:1-8)
    • Sin continues in following generations (4:23-11:9)
    • We are like Cain
    • Judgement and Grace = Commitment (4:9-16)
    • Judgement and Gracae = The Cross (4:25-26)
    • Call on the Lord

    Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Genesis · In The Beginning

    The Apostles’ Creed #2 - Why I am Christian

    January 4th, 2009 ·

    A Sermon on John 3:16-18 and 31-36 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 4th of January 2009.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Intro - Bad habits
    • I believe in Jesus Christ, God's only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the virgin Mary.
    • I believe in Jesus Christ
      • Jesus is God
      • Jesus is man
    • I believe Jesus is God's only Son
      • A unique relationship
      • The Son makes the Father known
    • I believe Jesus is born of the Holy Spirit and the virgin Mary
      • From God apart from man
      • A new beginning
    • A new beginning for all

    Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · John · The Apostles' Creed

    Solas - Faith Alone - Romans 3:19-31

    November 16th, 2008 ·

    A Sermon on Romans 3:19-31 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 16th of November 2008.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Intro - Martin Luther
    • We can't do the law (v20)
    • Justification apart from works (v21-22)
    • Salvation - achieved and received
    • Faith is...
    • Faith means:
      • No boasting
      • Equality
      • New obedience

    Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Romans · Solas

    Tough Talk for Testing Times - 1 Timothy 5

    October 5th, 2008 ·

    A Sermon on 1 Timothy 5:1-6:2 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 5th of October 2008.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Churches have problems
    • The way to treat people (v1-2)
    • Potential Problem 1 - Misuse of church resources
      • Relatives are to look after their own family members (v3-4, 8, 16)
      • Have a system of checks (v9-10)
      • Encourage alternative arrangements (v11-15)
    • Potential Problem 2 - Faithful leaders not being respected
      • Pay your leaders (v17-18)
      • Protect leaders from false accusation (v19-21)
    • Potential Problem 3 - The appointment of unsuitable leaders
      • Choose carefully with testing (v22-24)
    • Potential Problem 4 - Bosses taken advantage of (6:1-2)
      • Work hard and serve willingly

    Tags: · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · 1 Timothy · Tough Talk for Testing Times

    Isaiah - God’s Vision Statement: 3 - The Promise of True Vision

    August 10th, 2008 ·

    A Sermon on Isaiah 7:1-17 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 10th of August 2008.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Politics - Judah under attack (v1-2)
      • Ahaz has to choose
    • Through Isaiah God calls Ahaz to be faithful (v3-9)
      • A remnant will return
      • Syria/Ephraim will not succeed
      • A sign offered
    • Ahaz refuses to listen (v10-12)
    • The Lord chooses (v14)
      • A new king
      • A new sign
    • Who will you choose?

    Tags: · Old Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Michael Gange · Isaiah · Isaiah: God's Vision Statement

    The Tale of Two Cities #6 - Only One Winner - Revelation 20

    June 8th, 2008 ·

    A Sermon on Revelation 20 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 8th of June 2008.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Who knows the future?
    • The thousand years
    • Satan bound (v1-3)
    • The Saints reign (v4-6)
    • Satan released to be destroyed (v7-10)
    • Judgement for all (v11-15)
    • Know your future

    Tags: · · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Revelation · Michael Gange · The Tale of Two Cities

    The Tale of Two Cities #1 - Beastly Behaviour Does Not Go Unpunished - Revelation 15-16

    May 4th, 2008 ·

    A Sermon on Revelation 15:1-16:21 by Michael Gange at Morning Church and Night Church on the 4th of May 2008.

    Sermon Outline:

    • Unfinished business
    • Wrath is coming (15:1)
    • Reading Revelation
    • Righteous wrath (15:5-8)
    • Safe beside the sea (15:2-4)
    • Just desserts (16:1-21)
    • Will you be beside the sea?

    Tags: · · New Testament · Sermons · Morning Church · Night Church · Revelation · Michael Gange · The Tale of Two Cities