Lakeland Presbyterian Church

Sermons

2017

November 12, 2017 – How to Listen to A Sly Steward Story (Luke 16:1-15)

October 29, 2017 – The Main Thing is to Keep the Main Thing the Main Thing (Isaiah 42 ;8;43:1-8)

October 22, 2017 – The Presbyterian and the Publican (Luke 18:9-14)

October 15, 2017 – Having Preacher for Lunch (Luke 14:1;15-24)

October 8, 2017 – Lessons From Jesus’ School of Prayer (Luke 11:1-13)

October 1, 2017 – Bad News About the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37)

September 24, 2017 – Keep Your Eyes On Your Ears Pt. 2 (Luke 8:9-15)

September 17, 2017 – Keep Your Eyes On Your Ears Pt. 1 (Luke 8:1-21)

September 10, 2017 – Remember the Lamb (Rev. 5:1-7)

September 3, 2017 – Responsible Living in an Irresponsible Age (Genesis 2:8-17)

August 27, 2017 – People Get Ready (Psalm 24)

August 20, 2017 – The Worst Rivalry Ever (Psalm 2)

August 13, 2017 – Dealing With the “Black Dogs” (Psalm 42 & 43)

August 6, 2017 – Getting Out of the Prison of…. (Psalm 32)

July 30, 2017 – Majesty and Me (Psalm 8)

June 25, 2017 – A Sure Cure for “Awe Amnesia” (Psalm 145)

June 18, 2017 – Eutychus and Me (James 1:16-23)

June 11, 2017 – When I Find Myself in Times of Trouble (Psalm 5)

June 4, 2017 – Our Committed, Promise-Keeping God (2 Cor. 1:15-22)

May 28, 2017 – A Primer on Perseverance (2 Timothy 4:1-8)

May 14, 2017 – Four Words for Family Survival (Deut. 6:1-15)

May 7, 2017 – The Mediator and the Future (Deut. 30:1-20)

April 30, 2017 – It’s About Location, Location, Location (Matt. 28:16-20;Luke24:50-53;Acts 1:9-11)

April 23, 2017 – We Are Not Home Yet (Exodus 25-30)

April 16, 2017 – Four Words for Resurrection People (Luke 24:33-48)

April 9, 2017 – Who Do You Listen To? (Luke 19:28-48)

April 2, 2017 – The Justice & Mercy We Need (Exodus 34:1-9)

March 26, 2017 – An Emotion With a High Price Tag (Exodus 32:1-8; 21-34)

March 19, 2017 – The Ultimate “How To” of Life (Exodus 20:1-10)

March 12, 2017 – A Tale of Two Trinities (Psalm 51)

March 5, 2017 – Encountering God, Then and Now (Exodus 19)

February 19, 2017 – Grumblitis – Causes & Cures (Exodus 15:2-17:7)

February 12, 2017 – The Lord & Our Disappointments (Exodus 15:22-27)

February 5, 2017 – Insight From the Eastern Shore (Exodus 14:1-31)

January 22, 2017 – Internalizing the Word in 2017 (Psalm 119)

January 15, 2017 – Revolutionizing Your Prayer Life in 2017 (Neh. 1:1-2:8

January 8, 2017 – On Having a “Resolutionary” 2017 – Pt. 2 (I Thes. 5:12-28)

January 1, 2017 – On Having a “Resolutionary” 2017 – Pt. 1 (I Thes. 5:16-22)

2016

December 25, 2016 – Since Christ is Born, We’re In War (Matthew 2:1-3:2)

December 18, 2016 – Because Christ is Born, Let’s Celebrate Christmas (Luke 2:8-20)

December 11, 2016 – Because Christ is Born, The Light Has Dawned (John 1:1-9)

December 4, 2016 – Because Christ Was Born, We Have the Lamb We Need (John 1:29-41)

November 27, 2016 – Because Jesus Has Come, We Have Heard From God (John 1:1-18)

November 20, 2016 – Avoiding a Common Blind Spot (Malachi 3:6-12)

November 13, 2016 – Passover – Then and Now (Exodus 12:12-13)

November 6, 2016 – Plagues That Preach (Exodus 7:6-11:10)

October 30, 2016 – The Reformational Quintet (2 Timothy 3:16-17)

October 23, 2016 – Lessons From My First Staff Meeting (Exodus 7:1-13)

October 16, 2016 – How to Fight Discouragement (Exodus 5:1-7:5)

October 9, 2016 – God’s Call and What We Do (Exodus 3:4-4:14)

October 2, 2016 – Lessons From a Burning Bush (Exodus 3:1-12)

September 25, 2016 – Quiet God at Work (Exodus 1:6-22)

September 18, 2016 – Story of Our Lives (Genesis 3:1-14)

September 11, 2016 – Don’t Minimize the Cross (Psalm 51:1-14)

September 4, 2016 – One Coin, Two Sides, Our Response (Eccl. 12:9-14)

August 28, 2016 – Been There, Done That Wisdom (Eccl. 12:1-8)

August 21, 2016 – A Plan for Proactive Faith (Eccl. 11:1-6)

August 14, 2016 – The Benefits of CPR (Eccl. 4:7-12)

August 7, 2016 – Avoiding a Mammon Meltdown (Eccl. 5:10-15)

July 31, 2016 – Making Better Choices (Eccl. 7:1-9)

July 3, 2016 – Saving Private Ryan, And You (I Peter 1:13-19)

June 26, 2016 – God’s Scorecard of Worship (Eccl. 5:1-7)

June 19, 2016 – Does Anybody Know What Time It Is? (Eccl. 3:1-13)

June 12, 2016 – The Sisyphus Syndrome & You (Eccl. 1:1-18)

May 22, 2016 – Living a Disconnected Life (Jonah 4:1-11)

May 15, 2016 – Hope Better Than Confession (Jonah 3:3-10)

May 8, 2016 – What Defines Your Life? (Genesis 11:1-9)

May 1, 2016 – For Believers With Mel Tillis Syndrome (Johah 3:1-10)

April 24, 2016 – When I Find Myself in Times of Trouble (Jonah 2:1-10)

April 17, 2016 – What Goes Around…Or Not (Jonah 1:4-16)

April 10, 2016 – Always Running, But Which Way? (Jonah 1:1-5)

April 3, 2016 – To Know Him is to Love Him (Jonah 1:1-2)

March 27,2016 – Jesus’ Resurrection, Our Response (Matthew 28:1-10

March 20, 2016 – Our Tetelestai Savior (John 19:28-30)

March 13, 2016 – Words We All Need to Hear (Luke 23:26-34)

March 6, 2016 – Rap Sheet Grace (Luke 23:18-25)

February 28, 2016 – The Redeemed Marriage Expansion (Ephesians 5:15-33)

February 14, 2016 – The Fallen Marriage Dangers (Genesis 3:1-24)

February 7, 2016 – The Good Marriage Blueprint (Genesis 2:18-25)

January 31, 2016 – Eureka Evangelism (John 1:10-42)

January 24, 2016 – Jesus and the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:1-12)

January 17, 2016 – The Blessedness of Being Punched in the Face (Matthew 5:10-12)

January 10, 2016 – Pass the Peace, Please (Matthew 5:9)

January 3, 2016 – What Does Not Change in 2016? (Psalm 115)

2015

December 20, 2015 – The Right Light Response (John 1:1-14)

December 13, 2015 – The Emmanuel Reality – God With US (Matthew 1:18-23)

December 6, 2015 – The Emmanuel Reality – God WITH Us (Matthew 1:18-23)

FALL 2015

November 29, 2015 – The Emmanuel Reality – God With Us (Matthew 1:18-23)

November 22, 2015 – The 10% Thanksgiving (Luke 17:11-19)

November 15, 2015 – Oh Say, Can You See? (Matthew 5:8)

November 8, 2015 – Giving and Dying (2 Corinthians 8:1-9)

November 1, 2015 – Mercy Me (Matthew 5:7)

October 25, 2015 – Stay Thirsty & Hungry, My Friend (Matthew 5:6)

October 18, 2015 – Are Christians Wimps? (Matthew 5:5)

October 11, 2015 – Jesus! What a Friend for Sinners! (Matthew 5:4)

September 27, 2015 – The Kingdom of the Poor Affluent (Matthew 5:3)

September 20, 2015 – Arrested, Stirred & Engaged (Matthew 5:1-3)

September 13, 2015 – How to Repent Well (Psalm 32)

September 6, 2015 – Take This Job & Love It (Ephesians 6:6-9)

SUMMER 2015

August 30, 2015 – Enduring Insights From A Wizened Rebel (Ecclesiastes 12:1-14)

August 23, 2015 – What Kind of God is This? (Exodus 3:1-15)

August 16, 2015 – What’s In Your Wallet? (1 Peter 2:4-12)

August 9, 2015 – Common Currency Management 101 (Psalm 90)

August 2, 2015 – Additive Free Christianity (Colossians 2:9-22)

July 26, 2015 – You Choose, You Lose (Romans 1:12-23)

July 12, 2015 – What We Need to Remember (2 Corinthians 5:21)

July 5, 2015 – What to Remember in Times Like These (Acts 2:22ff; Genesis 50:20)

June 28, 2015 – The Many Splendored Love of God (1 John 4:7-12)

June 14, 2015 – When All Heaven Breaks Loose (Revelation 5:6-14)

June 7, 2015 – The Bible Is a _______ (Psalm 119)

May 31, 2015 – Pulling Up the Stakes (Romans 8:1-4)

 

SPRING 2015

May 24, 2015 – Ascension Blessings! (John 20:11-17 and Selected)

May 17, 2015 – Jesus Ascended! So What? (Luke 24:50-53)

May 10, 2015 – Before You Eat (Luke 24:28-35)

April 26, 2015 – Shalom Y’all (Luke 24:36-49)

April 19, 2015 – From Heart Ache to Heart Burn (Luke 24:13-35)

April 12, 2015 – When Jesus Shows Up (John 20:19-22)

April 5, 2015, Easter – Good News You Can Use! (John 20:11-18)

March 29, 2015 – Walk a Mile in Their Shoes (Luke 23:13-25)

March 22, 2015 – Bad Friends, Best Friend Ever! (Luke 22:47-62)

 

PSALM 23

March 15, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 6 (Psalm 23:1-6)

March 8, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 5 (Psalm 23:5-6)

March 1, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 4 (Psalm 23:4)

February 8, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 3 (Psalm 23:1-3)

February 1, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 2 (Psalm 23:1-2)

January 25, 2015 – Song of the Shepherd Part 1 (Psalm 23:1)

 

NEW YEAR 2015

January 18, 2015 – The All-Seasons God (James 5:13)

January 11, 2015 – God Honoring Christ Exalting Resolutions for 2015 Part 2

January 4, 2015 – God Honoring, Christ Exalting Resolutions for 2015 (1 Thess. 5:16-22)

 

2014

ADVENT & CHRISTMAS 2014

December 28, 2014 – A Christmas Debriefing (John 1:1-5)

December 24, 2014 – A Christmas Equation (Matthew 1:21)

December 21, 2014 – Advent Names of Jesus Part 4 (Isaiah 9:1-7)

December 14, 2014 – Advent Names of Jesus Part 3 (Isaiah 9:1-7)

December 7, 2014 – Advent Names of Jesus Part 2 (Isaiah 9:1-7)

November 30, 2014 – Advent Names of Jesus Part 1 (Isaiah 9:1-7)

 

FALL 2014

November 23, 2014 – How to Thanksgiving (Psalm 100)

November 16, 2014 – Blest Be the Tithe That Binds (Luke 11:37-46)

November 9, 2014 – Whose Way (Isaiah 53:1-6)

November 2, 2014 – Power play … No Contest! (Mark 5:1-20)

October 26, 2014 – Reformation God’s Way (Isaiah 42:8; 43:1-8)

October 19, 2014 – There’s No Standing Still (Acts 2:42-47)

October 12, 2014 – Fallen World, Faithful God (Lamentations 3:22-23)

September 14, 2014 – A Better Idea for Grace-A-Lots (Ephesians 2:1-10)

 

THE LORD’S PRAYER

October 5, 2014 – Reality Praying (Matthew 6:5-13)

September 21, 2014 – There Will Be Tests (Matthew 6:5)

September 7, 2014 – Dealing With a Deep Need, Pt. 2 (Matthew 6:12)

August 31, 2014 – Dealing With a Deep Need, Pt. 1 (Matthew 6:12)

August 24, 2014 – Our Declaration of Independence (Matthew 6:11)

August 17, 2014 – The Agenda Driven Prayer Life (Matthew 6:9-10)

August 10, 2014 – Our 1st Priority in Prayer (Matthew 6:9)

August 3, 2014 – Getting the Right Address (Matthew 6:9)

July 27, 2014 – Don’t Be One of Those Guys (Matthew 6:5-8)

 

 

Straight Talk on a Sensitive Subject Sermon (Dr. Jussely’s Message on Tithing)