"Sorrow" Tagged Sermons

"Sorrow" Tagged Sermons

The Betraying Bride

So young Jeremiah has been called by God, set apart to be His mouthpiece to a rebellious nation and his first task is daunting to say the least.  He is to go to the capital city and proclaim God’s charge against His people.  What follows is one of the more brutal passages in Scripture as Jeremiah unpacks exactly what Judah’s sin looked like in the eyes of God.  And as Pastor Joe takes us through this series of shocking images we will…

More valuable than life

As news of the king’s decree of destruction reaches the ears of the Jewish community in Persia they begin to mourn publicly.  Mordecai typifies this response, a response that we will see is a beautiful and genuine act of worship.  And yet when he appeals to Esther for help we see a real wrestle in her heart… a bitter and costly dilemma that is a hard pill to swallow.  This morning we see a stunning truth that will allow us to…