Sermons

Recent Sermons from Grace Chapel

Current Series:

Sparks of Divine Glory: A Practical Study of the Attributes of God

Part 1: Prolegomena, John 17:3, (October 20, 2019)
Part 2: Incomprehensible, Job 11:7 (October 27, 2019)
Part 3: Trinity, 2 Cor. 13:14 (November 3, 2019)
Part 4: Glory, Isaiah 35:1-10 (November 10, 2019)
Part 5: Pure Spirit, John 4:24-26 (November 17, 2019)
Part 6: Aseity or Self-Sufficiency, John 5:26 (November 24, 2019)
Part 7: Simple, Unity and Impassible, Deut. 6:1-13 (4) (December 1, 2019)
Part 8: Immutable, Malachi 3:6 (December 8, 2019)

Reformation Sermon

False Peace vs. True Peace, Lamentations 3:40-41 (October 13, 2019)

(July 2019 through October 7, 2019)
Abundant Life in the Power of the Holy Spirit

Part 1: Abundant Life, John 10:10, (July 7, 2019)
Part 2: The Holy Spirit’s Person and Work, John 14:16-26 (July 14, 2019) PDF Study Guide for Overview of the Holy Spirit
Part 3: Baptized in the Spirit, Acts 11:9-13 (July 21, 2019)
Part 4: Indwelt by the Holy Spirit, 1 Cor. 3:16 (July 28, 2019)
Part 5: The Anointing and Unction of the Holy Spirit, 2 Cor. 1:20-23 (August 4, 2019)
Part 6: The Divine and Supernatural Illumination of the Holy Spirit in a Believer, John 16:13-14 (August 11, 2019)
Part 7: Filled with the Spirit, Eph. 5:18 (August 18, 2019)
Part 8: The Power of the Holy Spirit, Romans 15:13 (August 25, 2019)
Part 9: Led by the Spirit of God as Sons and Daughters, Romans 8:13-14 (September 1, 2019)
Part 10: Praying in the Holy Ghost, Jude 1:20 (September 8, 2019)
Part 11: The Fruit of the Spirit, Gal. 5:22-23 (September 15, 2019)
Part 12: The Gifts of the Holy Spirit in the Life of the Believer, 1 Cor. 12:1-11 (September 22, 2019)
Part 13: Walking in the Spirit, Gal. 5:25 (September 29, 2019)
Part 14: Abundant Grace, 1 Tim. 1:14, (October 6, 2019)

(January 2019 through June 2019)
The Unreasonableness of Sinning Against God
 

Just as If I’d Never Sinned, by C. Matthew McMahon, (January 20, 2019) (Inclement Weather MP3, Audio Lecture on Justification)
All Sin Committed Against God is Great Evil, Genesis 39:9-12 (January 27, 2019)
Sin is Great Wickedness in Opposition to the Holy Character of God, Genesis 39:9b (February 3, 2019)
The Unreasonableness of Sinning Against God, Genesis 39:9b (February 10, 2019)
Assurance of Salvation and Perseverance,
by C. Matthew McMahon (Inclement Weather MP3) (February 17, 2019)
A Brief Exhortation and Reminder on the Office of Christ’s Elders (Inclement Weather MP3) (February 24, 2019)
The Redeemed Sinner Always Lives Before the Face of God, Genesis 39:9b (March 3, 2019)
[Power Failure for the Whole Community – no church], (March 10, 2019)
The Constant Assault of Temptation to Sin on the Believer, Genesis 39:9b (March 17, 2019)
The Christian’s Duty to Fight Against Sin Daily, Genesis 39:9b (March 24, 2019)
The Pardoned Soul Hates All Sin as Sin, Genesis 39:9b (March 31, 2019)
The Holy Fear of God Part 1, Genesis 39:9b (April 7, 2019)
Inclement Weather: No Church (April 14, 2019)
The Fear of God is a Sound Remedy for Temptation, Genesis 39:9b (April 21, 2019)
The Fear of Offending God is Greater in Saints than to Commit the Least Sin, Part 3, Genesis 39:9b (May 5, 2019)
Love to God by a Pardoned Soul is a Great Remedy Against All Temptation, Genesis 39:9b (May 12, 2019)
Usefulness in the Kingdom Depends on God’s Presence and Blessing, Genesis 39:9b (May 19, 2019)
Pardoned Souls are Motioned by the Spirit Against Temptation to Sin, Genesis 39:9b (May 26, 2019)
Cultivating a Sensitivity to the Leading of the Spirit Against Sin, Genesis 39:9b (June 2, 2019)
Remembering Past Mercies is a Remedy to All Temptation, Genesis 39:9b (June 9, 2019)
The Sincere Expression of a Pious Heart, Genesis 39:9b (June 16, 2019)
The Gospel of Jesus Christ is the Only Remedy Against Temptation and Sin, Genesis 39:9b (June 23, 2019)
God is the Saint’s Hedge of Protection, Job 1:10, (June 30, 2019)

(October 2018 through January 2019)
Sermons for Spiritual Reform

Partial Reformation is a Full Offense to God, Hosea 7:8 (October 28, 2018)
Guarding the Heart with All Diligence, Proverbs 4:23 (November 4, 2018)
God’s Decrees are Immutably Set, Zech. 6:1-15 (November 11, 2018)
Christ is the Great Exegete of the Father, John 1:18 (November 18, 2018)
Provoking Sins Anger the Almighty God, 2 Chron. 33:1-23 1-7a (November 25, 2018)
Sinning Against the Knowledge of God is Sinning Against God’s Mercy, 2 Chron. 33:1-23, v. 7-10 (December 2, 2018)
Can You Really Tell a Tree by Its Fruit? An Exhortation from Matthew 7, (December 9, 2018)
Humiliation Precedes Conversion, 2 Chron. 33:1-23 v. 11-13, (December 16, 2018)
Up and Doing: Good Intentions and the Consequences of Sin, 2 Chron. 33:1-23 14-23 (December 23, 2018)

END OF YEAR SERMON – The Fruit of Submission to God, Job 34:31-32 (December 30, 2018)
BEGINNING YEAR SERMON – Reformation is Useless without the Work of the Spirit of God Rom. 8:8, 14 (January 6, 2019)
NEW YEAR OUTLOOK SERMON – Behold, He Comes a Leaping! Song of Songs 2:8-9 (January 13, 2019)

 

(April 2018 through October 2018)
Primers on the Christian Walk

Contending: Fundamental 1: The Saint’s Necessity to Contend for the Faith, Jude 1:3, (April 15, 2018).
Resolving: Fundamental 2: The Christian’s Resolve to Do Great Works for God, Neh. 6:1-4, (April 22, 2018).
Separating: Fundamental 3: Remember Lot’s Wife, Luke 17:20-37, (April 29, 2018).
Thankful: Fundamental 4: Christ’s Expectation of the Duty of Praise from the Faithful , Luke 17:11-19 (May 6, 2018).
Serving: Fundamental 5: Never Growing Weary in Doing Good, Gal. 6:6-10, (May 13, 2018).
Faithful: Fundamental 6: Living Carelessly Before the Means of Grace, Jeremiah 7:1-4, (May 20, 2018).
Loving: Fundamental 7: The Christian’s Swoon for Christ in His House of Love and Feasting, Song of Songs 2:4-5 (May 27, 2018)
Nobility: Primer 1: The Christian’s Duty of Daily Bible Reading and Study for Spiritual Profit, Acts 17:11 (June 3, 2018)
Meditative: Primer 2:The Christian’s Duty of Daily Divine Meditation, Psalm 1:1-3 (June 10, 2018)
Submission: Primer 3: The Christian’s Duty of Daily Prayer: Behold, He Prays, Acts 9:1-11 (June 17, 2018)
Self Denial: Primer 4: Fasting, Cultivating a Hunger for God, Matthew 6:16-18, Acts 9:1-11 (June 24, 2018) PDF Study Guide
Grounded: Primer 5: The Duty of Catechizing in the Church and at Home, Proverbs 22:6 (July 1, 2018)
Reliance: Primer 6: A General Exhortation to Family Worship on the Family Altar, Genesis 18:16-22 (July 8, 2018)
Soundness: The Five Marks of a Biblical Church,1 Timothy 3:14-16, (July 15, 2018)
Motivation: The Marks of True Disciples 1: Gospel Love, John 13:31-35 and 1 Peter 4:8, (July 22, 2018)
Affection: The Marks of True Disciples 2: Gospel Interest, 2 Cor. 6:12-13, (July 29, 2018)
Consolation: The Marks of True Disciples 3: Gospel Consolation, 2 Cor. 1:3-7; 7:6, (August 5, 2018)
Encouragement: The Marks of True Disciples 4: Gospel Encouragement, Hebrew 3:1-15, (August 12, 2018)
Fellowship: The Marks of True Disciples 5: Gospel Fellowship, 1 John 1:1-10 and Acts 2:42 (August 19, 2018)
Weaning: Primer 7: Tithing – The Natural Response to God’s Mercy in Dying to the World, Genesis 14:20 (August 26, 2018)
Continuing: Primer 8: The Necessity and Duty of Public Prayer, 1 Thess. 5:17 and 1 Tim 2:8ff (Sept 9, 2018)
Growing: Primer 9: Spiritual Growth in the Pursuit of Holiness, 1 Peter 2:1-3 (Sept. 23, 2018)
Instituted Worship: The Worship of Redeemed Sinners to God’s Anointed Savior, Hebrews 1:6 (Sept. 30, 2018)
Praise: Primer 10: The Praise of Corporate Worship is a Snapshot of Eternity, Psalm 96:1 (October 7, 2018)
Unified: Primer 11: Gospel Unity Founded on Christ the Living Stone, 1 Peter 2:4-7 (October 14, 2018).
Covenanted: Primer 12: The Christian Obligation of Covenanted Church Membership, Acts 20:28 (October 21, 2018)