Sermons from September 2017

Rehoboam’s Foolish Choice (1 Kings 12:1-15)

1 Kings 12:1-15 (ESV) Rehoboam’s Folly 12 Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king. 2 And as soon as Jeroboam the son of Nebat heard of it (for he was still in Egypt, where he had fled from King Solomon), then Jeroboam returned from Egypt. 3 And they sent and called him, and Jeroboam and all…

Ancient Wisdom for Today: Lust (Proverbs 5)

Proverbs 5 (ESV) Warning Against Adultery 5 My son, be attentive to my wisdom;     incline your ear to my understanding, 2 that you may keep discretion,     and your lips may guard knowledge. 3 For the lips of a forbidden woman drip honey,     and her speech is smoother than oil, 4 but in the end she is bitter as wormwood,     sharp as a two-edged sword. 5 Her feet go down to death;…