Grants Pass, Oregon

Sermons on Evangelism

A Testimony of Transformation (Acts 22:1-21)

Acts 22:1-21 (ESV) 22 “Brothers and fathers, hear the defense that I now make before you.” 2 And when they heard that he was addressing them in the Hebrew language,[a] they became even more quiet. And he said: 3 “I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated at the feet of Gamaliel[b] according to the strict…

God’s Sovereign Hand on Paul’s Second Missionary Journey (Acts 16:1-15)

God’s Sovereign Hand on Paul’s Second Missionary Journey Preacher: Ron Strom October 1, 2017 Acts 16:1-15 (ESV) 16 Paul came also to Derbe and to Lystra. A disciple was there, named Timothy, the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer, but his father was a Greek. 2 He was well spoken of by the brothers at Lystra and Iconium. 3 Paul wanted Timothy to…

Is Grace Really Enough? (Acts 14:24-15:21)

Is Grace Really Enough? Preacher: Kirk Bokenkamp September 17, 2017 Acts 14:24-15:21 (ESV) 24 Then they passed through Pisidia and came to Pamphylia. 25 And when they had spoken the word in Perga, they went down to Attalia, 26 and from there they sailed to Antioch, where they had been commended to the grace of God for the work that they had fulfilled. 27 And…

A Full Gospel and a Fair Warning (Acts 13:13-41)

A Full Gospel and a Fair Warning Preacher: Ryan Imel August 27, 2017 Acts 13:13-41 (ESV) 13 Now Paul and his companions set sail from Paphos and came to Perga in Pamphylia. And John left them and returned to Jerusalem, 14 but they went on from Perga and came to Antioch in Pisidia. And on the Sabbath day they went into the synagogue…

Paul’s First Missionary Journey (Acts 13:1-12)

Paul’s First Missionary Journey Preacher: Kirk Bokenkamp August 20, 2017 Acts 13:1-12 (ESV) 13 Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger,[a]Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. 2 While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work…

A Good Man, the Hand of God, and the First Gentile Church (Acts 11:19-30)

A Good Man, the Hand of God, and the First Gentile Church Preacher: Ron Strom July 23, 2017 Acts 11:19-30 (ESV) 19 Now those who were scattered because of the persecution that arose over Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia and Cyprus and Antioch, speaking the word to no one except Jews. 20 But there were some of them,…

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part III (Acts 11:1-18

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part III Preacher: Kirk Bokenkamp July 16, 2017 Acts 11:1-18 (ESV) Now the apostles and the brothers who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God. 2 So when Peter went up to Jerusalem, the circumcision party criticized him, saying, 3 “You went to uncircumcised men and ate with them.” 4 But Peter began and explained it…

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part II (Acts 10:34-48)

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part II Preacher: Kirk Bokenkamp July 9, 2017 Acts 10:34-48 (ESV) 34 So Peter opened his mouth and said: “Truly I understand that God shows no partiality, 35 but in every nation anyone who fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him. 36 As for the word that he sent to Israel, preaching good news of peace through Jesus Christ (he…

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part I (Acts 10:1-33)

Salvation for the Gentiles, Part I Preacher: Kirk Bokenkamp July 2, 2017 Acts 10:1-33 (ESV) 10 At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, 2 a devout man who feared God with all his household, gave alms generously to the people, and prayed continually to God. 3 About the ninth hour of the day he…