Josh Bales

God Is Our Sovereign in Troubled Times

Date: March 29, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Psalm 46:8-11 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…God appoints trouble for all men, but He does especially uphold Heaven and Earth and all creatures so that our troubles work for our good and His glory Outline The Perfect Providence of God (v.8-9) The Profound Purpose of God (v.10) The Precious People of God (v.11)
By |2020-04-01T23:15:48-06:00March 31st, 2020|Comments Off on God Is Our Sovereign in Troubled Times

God Is in Our Midst in Troubled Times

Date: March 22, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Psalm 46:4-7 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…God is especially present with His people in troubled times, therefore we can trust Him to help us when morning dawns Outline Who Is the City of God? How Are We to Understand God’s Presence? God Is Especially Present To His People In Troubled Times
By |2020-03-27T00:04:29-06:00March 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on God Is in Our Midst in Troubled Times

The Sabbath and Loving Your Neighbor

Date: February 23, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Mark 2:23-3:6 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…Christ has shown us the greatest mercy on the Sabbath, therefore we ought to show mercy to others especially on this Day. Outline The Sabbath Is for Man The Sabbath Is for Mercy The Sabbath Is for Making Christ Known
By |2020-03-11T22:09:08-06:00February 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on The Sabbath and Loving Your Neighbor

The Sabbath and Your Conscience

Date: February 16, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Romans 14:1-9 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…Jesus Christ alone is the Lord of your conscience and He will uphold you in your standing and your falling on the Sabbath. Outline The Problem of Conscience The Primacy of Conscience The Purpose of Conscience
By |2020-02-21T21:46:05-07:00February 16th, 2020|Comments Off on The Sabbath and Your Conscience

The Sabbath in Redemption

Date: February 2, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Matthew 5:17; 28:1-6; 2 Corinthians 4:6 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…The Sabbath points to the greater glory of the Lord’s Day, therefore all our hope, joy, rest and peace is found on this day. Outline 1. The Fulfillment of the Sabbath 2. The Change of the Sabbath 3. The Greater Glory of the New Sabbath
By |2020-02-03T20:27:08-07:00February 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on The Sabbath in Redemption

The Sabbath in the Fall

Date: January 19, 2020 ()

Bible Text: Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-13; 22-24 |

Series:

  The Big Idea…Sin has poisoned us into believing that God doesn’t love us, therefore Sabbath (resting and rejoicing in God’s presence) has become a burden. Outline The Test of God’s Presence The Exile from God’s Presence The Return to God’s Presence
By |2020-01-26T21:04:35-07:00January 19th, 2020|Comments Off on The Sabbath in the Fall