Sermons by Pastor Bob Nilges

Sermons by Pastor Bob Nilges

Jesus can get you there!

Jesus can get you there! Matthew 14:22-36 22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. 23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone, 24 and the boat was already a considerable distance from land, buffeted by the…

Be Careful Not to Forget the Lord

Be Careful Not to Forget the Lord Be Careful Not to Forget the Lord Deuteronomy 8 1 Be careful to follow every command I am giving you today, so that you may live and increase and may enter and possess the land the LORD promised on oath to your ancestors. 2 Remember how the LORD your God led you all the way in the wilderness these forty years, to humble and test you in…

The Costs and the Crowns

The Costs and the Crowns The Costs and the Crowns Luke 9:57-62 57 As they were walking along the road, a man said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.” 58 Jesus replied, “Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.” 59 He said to another man, “Follow me.” But the man replied, “Lord, first let me go and bury my…

Speak to the Mountain

Speak to the Mountain Speak to the Mountain Mark 9 14 When they came to the other disciples, they saw a large crowd around them and the teachers of the law arguing with them. 15 As soon as all the people saw Jesus, they were overwhelmed with wonder and ran to greet him. 16 “What are you arguing with them about?” he asked. 17 A man in the crowd answered, “Teacher, I…

Hebrews Lesson 6. Christian Maturity Part 1

Hebrews Lesson 6. Christian Maturity Hebrews Lesson 6. Christian Maturity Hebrews 5:11–6:12 5:11 We have much to say about this, but it is hard to explain because you are slow to learn. 12 In fact, though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you the elementary truths of God’s word all over again. You need milk, not solid food! 13 Anyone…

The Heart of Heaven!

The Heart of Heaven! The Parable of the Lost Sheep The Heart of Heaven! Luke 15:1-7 1 Now the tax collectors and sinners were all gathering around to hear Jesus. 2 But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law muttered, “This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.” 3 Then Jesus told them this parable: 4 “Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them.…

Dead Branches

Dead Branches John 15:1-8 1  “I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. 2  He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful. 3  You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you. 4  Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it…