The Glory Of The Lord: Why we must proclaim the Gospel

Randy Shaw


Description:In Jesus we have the best, most express, image of God and His glory that can be seen and comprehended. Therefore, we must fix all of our attention, love and devotion upon Jesus, by sharing His gospel with the lost people of the world. We proclaim Jesus because…1. Jesus clarifies the mystery of God to us (18) “and we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord”…2. Jesus transforms us by making us like Him (18b) “and we all, are being transformed into the same image from degree to another”…3. Jesus encourages us to be grateful in ministry and mission (1) “therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart”…4. Jesus leads us in repentance and purity (2a) “we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice cunning or to tamper with God’s word”…5. Jesus gives us confidence in the truth of God’s word (2b) “but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to everyone’s conscience in the sight of God”…6. Jesus allows us the gracious privilege of knowing Him (3-4) “even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing”…

The Glory of the Lord

Randy Shaw


Description:Part 1 - Introduction

Avoiding The Jonah Syndrome

Randy Shaw


Description:1. God’s love allows us to remember who He is (1-4) 2. God’s love allows us to remember we are on mission (5-8) 3. God’s love allows us to remember what really matters (9-11)

Thankful for the Increasing Gospel

Randy Shaw


Description:We should rejoice and be thankful to God for the gospel because…1. The gospel is received by faith (4) “since we heard of your faith in Christ Jesus”…2. The gospel results in love (4) “and of the love that you have for all the saints”…3. The gospel rests in hope (5) “because of the hope laid up for you in heaven”…4. The gospel reaches the world (6) “which has come to you, as indeed in the whole world”…5. The gospel reproduces fruit (6) “it is bearing fruit and increasing”…6. The gospel is rooted in grace (6) “since the day you heard it and understood the grace of God in truth”…7. The gospel is reported by men (7-8) “just as you learned it from Epaphras our beloved fellow servant”…

The Resounding Gospel: Will you Play your Part?

Randy Shaw


Description:The Resounding Gospel comes from ordinary people…1. Who have been born again (1-4) “for we know, brothers loved by God, that He has chosen you”…2. Who receive & do His Word (5-6) “because our gospel came to you…you received the word in much affliction, with the joy of the Holy Spirit”…3. Who live life faithfully following Jesus (7-8) “you became an example to all Macedonia and Achaia, but your faith in God has gone forth everywhere, so that we need not say anything”…4. Who expectantly look for Jesus our deliverer (9-10) “and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, Jesus who delivers us from the wrath to come”…

Stress, Time And The Joyful Gospel Life

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Make a conscious decision concerning time (15-16) “making the best use of the time, because the days are evil”…2. Turn clearly and decisively away from sin (17-18a) “do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery”…3. Be captivated and find true delight in the Holy Spirit (18b-21) “but be filled with the Spirit”…

The Benefit Of Committed, Local Church Membership

Randy Shaw


Description:Commitment to a healthy, local church membership gives us…1. A place to learn how to love one another (1) “let brotherly love continue”…2. A place to learn how to care for those in need (2-3) “remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body”…3. A place to learn the true meaning of marriage & family (4) “let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous”…4. A place to grow in faith and trust God’s sovereignty (5-6) “so we can confidently say, the Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me”…5. A place to grow respect for those who shepherd your souls (7, 17, 24) “remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God. Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith”…6. A place to grow in doctrine & grace (8-9) “do not be led away by diverse and strange teachings, for it is good for the heart to be strengthened by grace”…7. A place to serve God through praise & worship (10-16) “through Him then let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God”…8. A place to serve God through prayer (18-19) “pray for us…I urge you the more earnestly to do this in order that I may be restored to you the sooner”…9. A place to be equipped to know and do God’s will (20-25) “equip you with everything good that you may do His will”…

We're Made to be on Mission

Randy Shaw


Description:1. God is the God of Salvation (1-3)2. God is the God of Righteousness (4-5)3. God is the God of Goodness (6-7)

We're Called to Communicate with Christ

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We should pray persistently for all people (1-4)2. We should pray passionately to the true Intercessor (5-7)3. We should pray in purity in every place (7-8)

We're Guided to Grow in God's Word

Randy Shaw


Description:1. The Word of God has the power to change us (14-15)2. The Word of God is God's authoritative voice to us (16)3. The Word of God is profitable to instruct us (16b)4. The Word of God produces maturity in us (17)

We're Form for God's Family

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Demonstrate a humble attitude in God’s family (3)2. Possess a helpful understanding of God’s family (4-6)3. Exercise a healthy giftedness through God’s family (6-13)

We're Designed to Desire God

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We’re designed to desire God because of God’s knowledge (1-6)2. We’re designed to desire God because of God’s presence (7-12)3. We’re designed to desire God because of God’s power (13-18)- In light of God’s design for us, we should ask God to rescue us from our fallen nature (19-22) - In light of God’s design for us, we should ask God to search us and lead us (23-24)

To Him Be Glory Forever

Randy Shaw


Description:1. God’s plan for you is to be totally devoted to Him (12:1) 2. God’s plan for you is to completely change/transform you (12:2) 3. God’s plan for you is to find Him immensely satisfying (12:2) 4. God’s plan for you is to glorify Him for He is the reason for all things (11:36)

Faith Tested & Measured

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Our response to weath & suffering (1-12)2. Our readiness to pray (13-18)3. Our recovery of a sinful brother or sister (19-20)

The Lord's Will for a Vanishing Life

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We should seek God's will concerning our humanity (verse 13). 2. We should seek God's will concerning our finality (14-15). 3. We should seek God's will concerning our purity (16-17).

War on Worldliness

Brian Pickerel


Description:1. The cause of worldliness (verses 1-3).2. The consequences of worldliness (4-6).3. The remedy to worldliness (7-10).

Life from Above: The Virtue of Godly Wisdom

Randy Shaw


Description:1. True wisdom directs us (verse 13). 2. Worldly wisdom defiles us (14-16). 3. Godly wisdom develops us (17-18.

The Joy of Heaven

Randy Shaw


Description:NOTE: Some of the audio from this message has been omitted to protect security of Calvary missions.When we celebrate the redemption of others, we demonstrate . . .1. That all our hearts and minds are more like Jesus than the Pharisees (verses 1-2).2. That we value what God and heaven values (3-5).3. That we are committed to the mission of glorifying God through finding sinners (6-7, 10, 32).

Thanksgiving Repentance and Hope

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We must affirm our identity and condition before the Lord (verse 14a). 2. We must repent of our sins of apathy and unbelief (14b). True biblical repentance is demonstrated through faith that leads to:A. Humility B. Continual PrayerC. Desiring God D. Turning from Sin3. We must trust and believe the Lord to renew and reform (14c).

A Call to Orthodoxy

Dr. Paul Chitwood


Description:1 Kings 16:29-34Sermon Notes1. We need to believe the Bible.Example Hiel, rebuilding of Jericho. Did not believe God's warning from Joshua 6:26.2. The suffering caused by sin.Hiel's sons & family suffered due to his actions.3. Unlike Hiel you can be saved by the sacrifice of a Son...Jesus.

Blessing and Curse: The Power of Our Words

Randy Shaw


Description:1. As teachers & leaders we should measure what say (v1-2)2. As teachers & leaders we should masster all the flesh (3-8)3. As teachers & leaders we should mark our lives with consistency (9-12)

Faith Produces Fruit

Randy Shaw


Description:According to the Scriptures, faith produces fruit. Real faith is practical and relative in any context because:1. Saving faith is more than talk (verses 14-17). 2. Saving faith is evident by action (18-19). 3. Saving faith is alive to others through fruitful witness (20-26).

Love Wins

Randy Shaw


Description:Love always wins and mercy always triumphs because....1. Love and mercy are consistent with Christ; partiality is not (1)2. Love and mercy are consistent with our new nature; partiality is not (2-4)3. Love and mercy are consistent with God's logical, providential, ways; partiality is not (5-7)4. Love and mercy are consistent with the great commandment; partiality is not (8-11)

Anchored to God Through His Word

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We must listen to God's Word (19-20)2. We must accept God's Word (21)3. We must live God's Word (22-27)

A Game Plan Against Temptation

Brian Pickerel


Description:James 1:1-131. Trust God’s Character & Promises (13, 17) A. God is not morally responsible for this fallen world, we are. (13) B. God is Holy and can have nothing to do with sin. (17) 2. Know the progression of temptation (13, 17)3. Stay Anchored to Truth (16-18)

The Testing of Faith through Trials

Randy Shaw


Description:1. God uses trials to make us more like Jesus (verses 2-4). 2. God uses trials to lead us to Jesus in prayer (5-8). 3. God uses trials to keep our attention on Jesus (9-12).

Resurrection and Restoration: The Doctrine of Glorification

Randy Shaw


Description:Glorification means:1. Our bodies will be changed (verses 20, 23, 49). 2. All of creation will be changed (40-41). 3. All of eternity will be changed (24-25).

Eternal Security: The Doctrine of Perseverance

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Do you trust Jesus alone for your salvation? (1 John 5:15)2. Do you love others the way Jesus loves others? (1 John 3:14-15)3. Do you abide in Jesus alone? (1 John 4:13-15)4. Do you have an on-going desire and practice to obey Jesus? (1 John 3:21-24)5. Do you listen to the word of God? 1 John 4:6)6. Do you follow the Holy Spirit's leading? (1 John 4:2-4)


Randy Shaw


Description:See attached outline below for sermon notes.

We Are Being Transformed

Randy Shaw


Description:1.We have a new positon in Christ (1-3)2. We have a new purpose in Christ (4-5)3. We have a new persuasion in Christ (6-11)4. We have a new purity in Christ (12-14)

Adopted for Life

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Been rescued from slavery and received as sons (12-14)2. Been delivered from fear and devoted to the Father (15-16)3. Been saved from the immaterial and guaranteed the eternal (17)

Not Guilty: The Doctrine of Justification

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Justification comes through faith in Jesus alone (15-16)2. Justificiation conquers the damands of the law (17-19)3. Justification causes us to live differently (20)4. Justification covers us in the righteousness of Jesus (21)

Belief and Repentence: The Doctrine of Conversion

Randy Shaw


Description:1. The Spirit of God empowers our belief & repentance as we hear the Gospel 2. The Spirit of God empowers our belief & repentance as recieve the Gospel3. The Spirit of God empowers our belief & repentance as we obey the Gospel

God's Gracious Gift: The Doctrine of Crucifixion

Randy Shaw


Description:Romans 5:5-111. The wrath of God was appeased (verse 9). 2. The son of God provided atonement (6-8). 3. The Spirit of God was activated (5, 10).

Man's Greatest Problem: The Doctrine of Sin and Depravity

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We are dead in our sins (1)2. We are dominated by our sins (2-3)3. We are doomed for destruction by our sins (3, 12)4. We are delivered from the powere and penalty of our sins (4-5, 13)

What it means to be born again?

Brian Pickerel


Description:What It Means to Be Born Again2 Corinthians 5:11-211. Is a work of God (14-15, 18). 2. Brings about life change (16-19). 3. Moves us to proclaim Him (20-21).

When a Man Loves a Women

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Passionate physical intimacy only honors God in marriage (verses 1-2). 2. We should invest in our marriage through understanding and pursuit (2-3). 3. Marriage is intended to be a place for security and honor (4). 4. Marriage requires spiritually mature people (5).

The Love That Conquers Lust

Randy Shaw


Description:Relentless Love Series1 John 2:15-171. Lust cannot give you what you need. Only God can (15).2. Lust cannot give you what it promises. Only God can (16)3. Lust cannot give you what will last. Only God can (17)

Relentless Love

Randy Shaw, Chris Short, Brian Pickerel


Description:Relentless Love 1 John 4:7-121. God is the source of relentless love (7-8)2. Relentless love is best demonstrated (clearly seen) in Jesus' death on the cross (9-10)3. God's relentless love is achieved in us as we love others (11-12)

God's Will for You and Us This New Year

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Deeply connected together in fellowship & relationship (11)2. Increasing in love for all people (12)3. Established in holiness before our God (13)

Share the Gospel, Trusting God to Save Sinners

Randy Shaw


Description:Great Commission Christians have.....1. Great burden for those who have not been born again (verses 1-5). 2. Clear conviction concerning God's divine sovereignty (6-14, 19-29).3. Passionate hearts to claim God's mercy (30-33).

Share the Gospel in Obedience to Jesus

Randy Shaw


Description:1. We share the gospel in obedience to Christ's character (verses 1-4). 2. We share the gospel in obedience to Christ's Cross (6-8). 3. We share the gospel in obedience to Christ's Crowning (9-11).

Share the Gospel because It Is The Heart of Jesus

Randy Shaw


Description:1. A Story that is Worth Retelling (verses 25-29). 2. A Story of Ruin (30). 3. A Story of Religion (31-32). 4. A Story of Redemption (33-37).

Share the Gospel Because Jesus is Worthy

Randy Shaw


Description:1. Who holds all of history in his hands (verses 1-5). 2. Who has all power within his character (6-7). 3. Who deserves all honor, glory, and blessing (8-14).