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St. Charles, IL 60174

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Our current sermon series is a study of the book of Daniel, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land.” You may listen to all sermons from this series here, or browse a list of all recent sermons below.

Sunday
May012016

The Justice and Mercy of God

From the sermon series, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land”

Sermon text: Daniel 5

     King Belshazzar made a great feast for a thousand of his lords and drank wine in front of the thousand.

     Belshazzar, when he tasted the wine, commanded that the vessels of gold and of silver that Nebuchadnezzar his father had taken out of the temple in Jerusalem be brought, that the king and his lords, his wives, and his concubines might drink from them. Then they brought in the golden vessels that had been taken out of the temple, the house of God in Jerusalem, and the king and his lords, his wives, and his concubines drank from them. They drank wine and praised the gods of gold and silver, bronze, iron, wood, and stone.

Read the rest of Daniel 5 at esvbible.org.

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The Justice and Mercy of God

Sunday
Apr242016

A Pilgrim's Humility

From the sermon series, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land”

Sermon text: Daniel 4

      King Nebuchadnezzar to all peoples, nations, and languages, that dwell in all the earth: Peace be multiplied to you! It has seemed good to me to show the signs and wonders that the Most High God has done for me.

     How great are his signs,
          how mighty his wonders!
     His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom,
          and his dominion endures from generation to generation.

Read the rest of Daniel 4 at esvbible.org.

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A Pilgrim's Humility

Sunday
Apr172016

A Pilgrim's Confidence

From the sermon series, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land”

Sermon text: Daniel 3

      King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits and its breadth six cubits. He set it up on the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon. Then King Nebuchadnezzar sent to gather the satraps, the prefects, and the governors, the counselors, the treasurers, the justices, the magistrates, and all the officials of the provinces to come to the dedication of the image that King Nebuchadnezzar had set up.

Read the rest of Daniel 3 at esvbible.org.

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A Pilgrim's Confidence

Monday
Apr112016

A Pilgrim's Hope

From the sermon series, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land”

Sermon text: Daniel 2

     In the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams; his spirit was troubled, and his sleep left him. Then the king commanded that the magicians, the enchanters, the sorcerers, and the Chaldeans be summoned to tell the king his dreams. So they came in and stood before the king.

Read the rest of Daniel 2 at esvbible.org.

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A Pilgrim's Hope

Sunday
Apr032016

The Pilgrim Life Begins

From the sermon series, “The Pilgrim Life: Living as God’s People in a Pagan Land”

Sermon text: Daniel 1

     In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it. And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Judah into his hand, with some of the vessels of the house of God. And he brought them to the land of Shinar, to the house of his god, and placed the vessels in the treasury of his god.

Read the rest of Daniel 1 at esvbible.org.

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The Pilgrim Life Begins

Sunday
Mar272016

The Resurrection of Jesus

From the sermon series, “Death and Life: How Jesus Saves the World”

Sermon text: Matthew 28:1–10

     Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. And behold, there was a great earthquake, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled back the stone and sat on it. His appearance was like lightning, and his clothing white as snow.

Read the rest of Matthew 28:1–10 at esvbible.org.

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The Resurrection of Jesus

Sunday
Mar202016

The Burial of Jesus

From the sermon series, “Death and Life: How Jesus Saves the World”

Sermon text: Matthew 27:57–66

     When it was evening, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who also was a disciple of Jesus. He went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Then Pilate ordered it to be given to him.

Read the rest of Matthew 27:57–66 at esvbible.org.

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The Burial of Jesus

Sunday
Mar132016

The Death of Jesus

From the sermon series, “Death and Life: How Jesus Saves the World”

Sermon text: Matthew 27:45–56

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land until the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”

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The Death of Jesus

Sunday
Mar062016

The Crucifixion of Jesus

From the sermon series, “Death and Life: How Jesus Saves the World”

Sermon text: Matthew 27:32–44

As they went out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name. They compelled this man to carry his cross. And when they came to a place called Golgotha (which means Place of a Skull), they offered him wine to drink, mixed with gall, but when he tasted it, he would not drink it. And when they had crucified him, they divided his garments among them by casting lots.

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The Crucifixion of Jesus

Sunday
Feb282016

True Worship

Sermon text: Romans 12:1–2

I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.

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True Worship