Sermons by Pastor Zeke Pipher (Page 3)

Sermons by Pastor Zeke Pipher (Page 3)

Two Kinds of Christians

1 John 2:7-11 Because of sin, we all start out selfish. Becoming a Christian doesn’t make our selfishness disappear. Studying the Bible, gaining a better grasp on who God is, growing up in a Bible-teaching church, none of that makes your selfishness and hatred just go away. Meeting Jesus and getting to know Him doesn’t automatically make us loving. Remember the disciples who actually lived with Jesus for three years? Remember how on the night that Jesus sweat blood because…

Cockroaches and the Light

1 John 1:5-2:6 God is light. He only dwells in light. His country is light with no darkness… no sin, no moral evil, and no lies. If you are living in darkness, you are not living with God. But the reality is that Jesus came to save sinners. By God’s grace alone, sin isn’t the great disqualifier of living in the light with God. It’s what we do with our sin that either keeps us in the light or keeps…

Made for Love

1 John 1:1-4 Fellowship is what is experienced when people who share the same faith in God walk together in the ways of God. Fellowship is the set of emotions, of commitments, of longings and likings that are caused by people loving and following Jesus together. Fellowship is a sense of deep connectedness when you know you are loved and you love others because you are rooted together in Christ on mission for the gospel. You want to talk about…