What is the goal of marriage? If it is unity, how does that get accomplished? According to Scripture, the heart of the man and wife must be addressed. This sermon takes a brief break from the 'Sermon on the Mount' to address these questions from Ephesians 5
Why does the Good Shepherd leads us into the topic of divorce within the 'Sermon on the Mount' and what does He say about this difficult subject? In this message, we consider the Lord's teaching in Matthew 5, Mark 10 and 1 Corinthians 7.
What is in a look? Is there any problem with noticing beauty? Why does Jesus' use such vivid language regarding the battle with lust? Guest Pastor Phil Somers guides us further into the Sermon on the Mount as Jesus teaches about adultery within the human heart.
When the world celebrates sexual immorality and devalues marriage, what should Christians do? Paul leads the church in Corinth, and us through the Holy Spirit, back to seeing marriage as a gift of God to be treasured among the 'Communion of Saints.'
How should we treat our bodies and our sexuality? We dig into these daily, difficult topics - seeking to understand what was happening in the Corinthian culture and how God's truth applies still to this day.
Is homosexuality a sin and why does Paul address this topic among other serious sexual issues to the church in Corinth? We study this difficult subject, and lawsuits among believers, to understand what God was saying then...and how it applies to our culture today.