Grants Pass, Oregon

Sermons on The Great Commission

Our Refuge and Our Deliverer (Acts 23:12-35)

Acts 23:12-35 (ESV) A Plot to Kill Paul 12 When it was day, the Jews made a plot and bound themselves by an oath neither to eat nor drink till they had killed Paul. 13 There were more than forty who made this conspiracy. 14 They went to the chief priests and elders and said, “We have strictly bound ourselves by an oath…

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…

Unreachable? From Chief Persecutor to Chief Ambassador

Unreachable? From Chief Persecutor to Chief Ambassador Preacher: Ron Strom June 4, 2017 Acts 9:1-31 (ESV) But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest 2 and asked him for letters to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any belonging to the Way, men or women,…