Tag: salvation

I Am a Masterpiece (Ephesians 2:7-10)

January 4, 2015 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/207755403″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] I Am a Masterpiece: The Work of God’s Grace God’s masterpieces are broken lives that are reshaped by grace. A masterpiece requires a maestro. Salvation is a work of grace. Salvation is God’s work, not man’s. A masterpiece is created for display. We are his …

I Have a New Life – Part 2 (Ephesians 2:1-4)

December 28, 2014 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/207754621″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] God reverses the desperate impossibility of our salvation. We can’t get into heaven by trying harder. We must be saved by Jesus Christ. Impossibilities: Personal effort cannot free us from sin because we are “dead.” Separate from Christ, we exist as slaves. God made us …

Security Beyond Social, Financial or Medical (Ephesians 1:7-14)

November 9, 2014 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/207025136″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Our Security is in God’s work. Anchors for security: I’m secure in spite of my sin because of Christ’s payment. God has dealt with my transgressions through redemption. Salvation’s process: having > listening > having = sealed I’m secure in spite of current circumstance by …