The Golden Rule

Many people will appeal to the so-called Golden Rule as their guide as to how they conduct their lives – or how they think they conduct their lives. It is …

1 Thessalonians : Be Awake and Sober

Peter Barnes : 1 Thessalonians 5:4-8 SERMON NOTES: BE AWAKE AND SOBER! (1 Thessalonians 5:4-8) In  1  Thessalonians 4:13-18  Paul  has  been  comforting  Christians  who  were  worried  about  the  state  of  …

Psalm 49: Wealth Cannot Ransom Us

Peter Barnes : Psalm 49 SERMON    NOTES : WEALTH  CANNOT  RANSOM  US  (Psalm 49) –  a  wisdom  Psalm;  like  the  book  of  Ecclesiastes  with  a  more  definite  hope  added.  1 Peter …

1 Thessalonians: Knowing About the Second Coming

Peter Barnes: 1  Thessalonians 5:1-4 SERMON NOTES: KNOWING ABOUT THE SECOND COMING (1  Thessalonians 5:1-4) – they  needed  some  clarification  on  some  issues  –  3:9-10.  In  4:13-18  Paul  had  dealt  with  deceased  …

1 Thessalonians: Grief with Hope

Peter Barnes: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 SERMON NOTES: GRIEF WITH HOPE (1 Thessalonians 4:13-18) Some  became  confused  when  a  Christian  died  before  the  second  coming.  From  their  conversion,  they  knew  about  the  …

The Life of Jacob: Last Words of Jacob the Prophet

Peter Barnes: Genesis 49:8-12 SERMON NOTES: LAST WORDS OF JACOB THE PROPHET (Genesis 49:8-12) Jacob  speaks  as  a  prophet  (49:1-2).  Behind  this  prophecy  is  God  Himself  –  49:18,  24-26.  He  saves,  He  …