New Testament: Message Listing

Matthew: Behold Your King!

Behind History

The Mystery of History
Matt 13:1-17
The Case of the Lavish Farmer
Matt 13:3-23
The Case of the Mysterious Harvest
Matt 13:24-43
The Case of the Ambitious Seed
Matt 13:31-32
The Case of the Sneaky Housewife
Matt 13:33
The Case of the Buried Treasure
Matt 13:44
The Case of the Valuable Pearl
Matt 13:45-46
The Case of the Great Dragnet
Matt 13:47-50
How to Handle Life
Matt 13:51-52

What on Earth's Going to Happen? (Olivet Discourse)

The Long Look Ahead Matt 24:1-3
The Age of Confusion Matt 24:4-14
The Worship of Man Matt 24:15-22
When the Dam Breaks Matt 24:21-22
That Strange People, the Jews Matt 24:16-20
Russia, Religion, and Ruin Matt 24:21-23
The Secret Presence Matt 24:23-38
The Power and the Glory Matt 24:29-31
A Thief in the Night Matt 24:32-44
In the Mean Time Matt 24:45-51
The Wise and the Foolish Matt 25:1-13
Living Dangerously Matt 25:14-30
The Unconscious Test Matt 25:31-46

Mark: He Came to Serve

The Servant who Rules

The Place to Begin
Mk 1:1-8
Jesus Came
Mk 1:9-15
A Day in the Life of Jesus
Mk 1:16-39
The Healer of Hurts
Mk 1:40 - 2:12
The Scandal Maker
Mk 2:13 - 3:6
False Forces
Mk 3:7-35
The Dimming of the Light
Mk 4:1-34
Seed Thoughts
Mk 4:3-32
Why are you Afraid?
Mk 4:35 - 5:20
The Weakness of the World
Mk 5:21 - 6:6
Who is This?
Mk 6:7-52
When Rite is Wrong
Mk 6:53 - 7:30
Do you Not Yet Understand?
Mk 7:31 - 8:21
The Turning Point
Mk 8:22-33

The Ruler who Serves

The Way of the Cross
Mk 8:34-38
The Glory that Follows
Mk 8:38 - 9:29
The Child in Our Midst
Mk 9:30-50
What about Divorce?
Mk 10:1-12
The Plight of the Overprivileged
Mk 10:13-31
The Ambitious Heart
Mk 10:32-52
The Rumor of Hope
Mk 16:1-8
The King is Coming
Mk 11:1-25
By What Authority?
Mk 11:27 - 12:27
Top Priority
Mk 12:28-44
Watch!
Mk 13
Love's Extravagance
Mk 14:1-25
Smite the Shepherd
Mk 14:26-52
Jesus and the Priests
Mk 14:53-72
Jesus and the Rulers
Mk 15:1-20
The Awful Penalty
Mk 15:21-47
Those Signs Following
Mk 16:9-20

John: Who is this Man?

Who is Jesus?
Jn 1:1-4
Hello Darkness
Jn 1:5-13
The Stranger of Galilee
Jn 1:14-18
Call the First Witness!
Jn 1:19-34
The Man who Knew Men
Jn 1:35-51
Water to Wine
Jn 2:1-11
The Temple Cleanser
Jn 2:12-25
Born of the Spirit
Jn 3:1-16
The Best Possible News
Jn 3:16-36
The Man Who Understood Woman
Jn 4:1-42
Faith's Encouragement
Jn 4:43-54
Do you Want to Get Well?
Jn 5:1-17
The Secret of Jesus
Jn 5:18-20
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
Jn 5:21-30
The Credentials of Jesus
Jn 5:31-47
The Testing of Faith
Jn 6:1-15
The New Resource
Jn 6:16-21
What are You Working For?
Jn 6:22-40
Life with God
Jn 6:41-59
To Whom shall We Go?
Jn 6:60-71
Is Jesus for Real?
Jn 7:1-24
For Those who Thirst
Jn 7:25-52
Judging the Judges
Jn 8:1-11
The Breakthrough Point
Jn 8:12-30
Straight Talk from Jesus
Jn 8:31-47
The Choice
Jn 8:48-59
Believing Is Seeing
Jn 9:1-39
The Shepherd and His Sheep
Jn 10:1-21
Mad Man or God-Man
Jn 10:22-42
God's Strange Ways
Jn 11:1-16
Death's Conqueror
Jn 11:17-44
What's Going On?
Jn 11:45-54
Worship Or Waste?
Jn 11:55 - 12:10
Triumph Or Tragedy?
Jn 12:12-26
Faithful Belief and Fatal Unbelief
Jn 12:27-50
Servant Authority
Jn 13:1-17
The One Commandment
Jn 13:18-38
The Cure for Heart Trouble
Jn 14:1-14
That Other Helper
Jn 14:15-31
The Vine and the Fruit
Jn 15:1-11
Loving amidst Hate
Jn 15:12 - 16:4
The New Strategy
Jn 16:5-33
The Longest Prayer
Jn 17
The Way to the Cross
Jn 18:1 - 19:3
He Endured the Cross
Jn 19:4-42
The Incredible Hope
Jn 20:1-18
The New Commission
Jn 20:19-31
Breakfast by the Sea
Jn 21

Acts: An Unfinished Story

Where the Action Is

Out of the Shadows
Ac 1:1-14
The Birthday of the Church
Ac 1:15 - 2:4
What is This?
Ac 2:4-21
Jesus the Christ
Ac 2:22-37
The Young Church
Ac 2:37-47
Power to Heal
Ac 3:1-10
By Faith in His Name
Ac 3:11-26
The Radical Resurrection
Ac 4:1-12
When the Establishment is Wrong
Ac 4:13-31
Body Life
Ac 4:32 - 5:11
Confrontation!
Ac 5:12-42
Handling Dissension
Ac 6:1-8
What More Can He Say?
Ac 6:8 - 8:1

The Church under Pressure

The Gospel versus Magic
Ac 8:1-24
The Divine Wind
Ac 8:25-40
Beloved Enemy
Ac 9:1-19
The Yoke of Christ
Ac 9:19-31
The Cure for Death
Ac 9:32 - 10:23
Life for All
Ac 10:23 - 11:18
Expanding Horizons
Ac 11:19-30
When Prison Doors Open
Ac 12:1-25

The Pattern Setters

The Strategy of the Spirit
Ac 13:1-13
The Radical Word
Ac 13:13-52
Counterattack
Ac 14:1-28
What's God Doing?
Ac 15:1-21
The Ways God Guides
Ac 15:22 - 16:10
D-Day at Philippi
Ac 16:11-40
Rabble and Nobles
Ac 17:1-15
Athens Versus Paul
Ac 17:16-34
The Cross in Corinth
Ac 18:1-22
Halfway Christians
Ac 18:23 - 19:7
Off Witchcraft!
Ac 19:8-20
Christianity is Dangerous
Ac 19:21 - 20:1
Last Words
Ac 20:2-38

The Prisoner of the Lord

Paul's Mistake
Ac 21:1-26
Trouble at Jerusalem
Ac 21:27 - 22:29
Love that Never Lets Go
Ac 22:30 - 23:35
Discipline of Delay
Ac 24
Before Governors and Kings
Ac 25 - 26
God and Shipwrecks
Ac 27
The End of the Beginning
Ac 28

Romans: The Master Key to Scripture

From Guilt to Glory -- Explained

Introduction to Life
Rom 1:1-17
The Tragic Sense of Life
Rom 1:18-23
The Deepening Darkness
Rom 1:24-32
Sinful Morality
Rom 2:1-11
According to Light
Rom 2:12-29
Total Wipeout
Rom 3:1-20
But Now
Rom 3:21-31
The Father of Faith
Rom 4:1-12
The Faith of our Father
Rom 4:13-25
Rejoicing in Hope
Rom 5:1-2
Rejoicing in Suffering
Rom 5:3-10
Rejoicing In God
Rom 5:11-21
Can we Go on Sinning?
Rom 6:1-2
The True Baptism of the Spirit
Rom 6:3-14
Whose Slave are You?
Rom 6:15-23
Free to Win or Lose
Rom 7:1-6
The Continuing Struggle
Rom 7:7-25
No Condemnation
Rom 7:25 - 8:4
Why not Live?
Rom 8:5-13
The Sons of God among Men
Rom 8:14-17
The Agony and the Ecstasy
Rom 8:18-28
If God be For Us
Rom 8:29-39

From Guilt to Glory -- Exhibited

Has God Failed?
Rom 9:1-13
Let God be God
Rom 9:14-33
How to be Saved
Rom 10:1-13
Have they not Heard?
Rom 10:14-21
There's Hope Ahead
Rom 11:1-24
Our Great and Glorious God
Rom 11:25 - 12:1

From Guilt to Glory -- Experienced

Living Day by Day
Rom 12:1-3
Who am I, Lord?
Rom 12:3-8
How to Hug
Rom 12:9-21
God's Strange Servants
Rom 13:1-7
The Night is Nearly Over
Rom 13:8-14
On Trying to Change Others
Rom 14:1-12
The Right to Yield
Rom 14:13-23
Our Great Example
Rom 15:1-13
An Adequate Ministry
Rom 15:14-33
All in the Family
Rom 16:1-24
The Great Mystery
Rom 16:25-27

1 Corinthians: Epistle to the 21st Century

The Corinthian Crisis
1 Cor 1:1-9
Behind Divisions
1 Cor 1:10-17
God's Nonsense
1 Cor 1:18-25
God's Tools
1 Cor 1:26-31
God's Wisdom
1 Cor 2:1-10
God's Teacher
1 Cor 2:10-13
The Mind of Christ
1 Cor 2:14-16
Carnal and Spiritual Christians
1 Cor 3:1-9
God's Builders
1 Cor 3:10-15
How to Destroy a Church
1 Cor 3:16-23
The True Minister
1 Cor 4:1-7
A Father in Action
1 Cor 4:8-21
Scandal in the Church
1 Cor 5:1-13
The Wrong Way to Right Wrongs
1 Cor 6:1-11
What are Bodies For?
1 Cor 6:12-20
Sex in Marriage
1 Cor 7:1-9
Answers on Divorce
1 Cor 7:10-24
Alone but Not Lonely
1 Cor 7:25-40
What's behind Your Influence?
1 Cor 8:1-13
Rights or Wrongs
1 Cor 9:1-23
Disqualified!
1 Cor 9:24 -10:13
The Focused Life
1 Cor 10:14 - 11:1
What is Headship?
1 Cor 11:2-16
The Lord's Supper
1 Cor 11:17-34
The Spirit's Point
1 Cor 12:1-6
Guidelines on Gifts
1 Cor 12:7-11
How the Body Works
1 Cor 12:12-31
Supreme Priority
1 Cor 13:1-7
Love never Quits
1 Cor 13:8-13
Speaking of Tongues
1 Cor 14:1-25
When you Come Together
1 Cor 14:26-40
Of First Importance
1 Cor 15:1-4
They Saw Him Alive
1 Cor 15:5-11
What if...?
1 Cor 15:12-20
Then Comes the End
1 Cor 15:20-34
The New Body: What is it Like?
1 Cor 15:35-49
The Victory of the Mystery
1 Cor 15:50-58
Giving and Living
1 Cor 16:1-9
The Care and Feeding of Fellow-Workers
1 Cor 16:10-24

2 Corinthians: authentic Christianity

Why Does it Hurt so Much?
2 Cor 1:1-11
When you are Misunderstood
2 Cor 1:12 - 2:4
When Discipline Ends
2 Cor 2:5-11
Who is Sufficient
2 Cor 2:12-17
Have you got What it Takes?
2 Cor 3:1-11
Who is that Masked Man?
2 Cor 3:12-18
Nothing but the Truth
2 Cor 4:1-6
Your Pot -- His Power
2 Cor 4:7-15
Beyond the End
2 Cor 4:16 - 5:5
What's There to Live For?
2 Cor 5:6-17
The Word for this Hour
2 Cor 5:18 - 6:2
Sensible Fanaticiscm
2 Cor 6:3-10
Watch Out for These
2 Cor 6:11 - 7:1
How to Repent
2 Cor 7:2-16
Guidelines on Giving
2 Cor 8:1-15
Giving Joyfully
2 Cor 8:16 - 9:15
Our Secret Weapons
2 Cor 10:1-6
How to Spot a Phony
2 Cor 10:7-18
Keep it Simple
2 Cor 11:1-15
The Cost of Love
2 Cor 11:16-33
The Ecstasy and the Agony
2 Cor 12:1-10
The Signs of an Apostle
2 Cor 12:11 - 13:4
Who am I -- Really?
2 Cor 13:5-14

Ephesians: The Calling of the Saints

Riches in Christ

God at Work
Eph 1:1-14
The Foundations
Eph 1:3-14
Liberated!
Eph 1:7-8
The Mystery of Unity
Eph 1:9-12
The Word and the Spirit
Eph 1:13-14
Turned on by Prayer
Eph 1:15-18
Hope, Riches, and Power
Eph 1:18-23
The Human Dilemma
Eph 2:1-3
But God...
Eph 2:4-6
Alive to Live
Eph 2:4-7
On Display
Eph 2:7-10
Strangers in Darkness
Eph 2:11-13
The Prince of Peace
Eph 2:13-18
The Third Race
Eph 2:19-22
The Great Mystery
Eph 3:1-6
Secret Riches
Eph 3:7-13
How Prayer Works
Eph 3:13-21

The Ministry of the Saints

Why the Church Exists
Eph 4:1-3
The Cry for Unity
Eph 4:1-6
How the Church Works
Eph 4:7-10
What is your Gift?
Eph 4:11-15
Understanding your Gift
Eph 4:11-12
The Contemporary Christ
Eph 4:11
The Church's Building and Maintenance Service
Eph 4:11-12
Shaping Up the Saints
Eph 4:11-12
On Growing Up
Eph 4:13-16

The Christian in the World

Darkness of Mind
Eph 4:17-21
Putting On, Putting Off
Eph 4:22-24
Practicing Christianity
Eph 4:25-27
Living in Focus
Eph 4:28-29
Forgive and Live
Eph 4:30-32
The Call of the Hour
Eph 5:1-2
New Morality or Ancient Foolishness? Part 1
Eph 5:3-4
New Morality or Ancient Foolishness? Part 2
Eph 5:5-14
Watch how you Walk
Eph 5:15-20

Christian Relationships

The Cure for Conflict
Eph 5:21
Husbands and Wives
Eph 5:22-33
Parents and Children
Eph 6:1-4
Employers and Employees
Eph 6:5-9

Spiritual Warfare

The Forces we Face
Eph 6:10
Beginning the Battle
Eph 6:10-13
The Strategy of Satan
Eph 6:10-13
The Tactics of Terror
Eph 6:10-13
Defense Against Defeat, Part 1
Eph 6:14-17
Defense Against Defeat, Part 2
Eph 6:14-18
Defense Against Defeat, Part 3
Eph 6:17
Defense Against Defeat, Part 4
Eph 6:14-17
Advice when Attacked
Eph 6:18-20
The Infallible Posture
Eph 6:10-20

Philippians: Christ, Our Confidence Strength

Partners!
Phil 1:1-11
Advance Through Defeat
Phil 1:12-26
The Practice of Unity
Phil 1:27-2:4
The Secret of Humility
Phil 2:5-11
God at Work
Phil 2:12-18
Christian Manhood
Phil 2:19-30
Dangerous Confidence
Phil 3:1-7
Adequate Living
Phil 3:8-12
Standing While Running
Phil 4:1-9
To Be Content
Phil 4:10-20

Colossians: Power to Endure with Joy

Where Hope Begins
Col 1:1-8
Growing Up
Col 1:9-14
Master of the Universe
Col 1:15-17
The Reason for the Season
Col 1:18-20
The Great Mystery
Col 1:21-29
The Overflowing Life
Col 2:1-7
Beware!
Col 2:8-15
The Things that can Ruin your Faith
Col 2:16-23
True Human Potential
Col 3:1-11
Put on the New
Col 3:12-17
Living Christianly
Col 3:18-4:6
The Early-Day Saints
Col 4:7-18

Thessalonians: Hope for a Hopeless World

First Thessalonians

Changed Lives
1 Thess 1:1-10
Whatever became of Integrity?
1 Thess 2:1-12
The Mysterious Word
1 Thess 2:13-16
A Father's Joy
1 Thess 2:17 - 3:13
Handling your Sex Drive
1 Thess 4:1-8
Comfort at the Grave
1 Thess 4:9-18
The Fate of the Earth
1 Thess 5:1-11
Living Christianly
1 Thess 5:12-28

Second Thessalonians

The Fire next Time
2 Thess 1:1-12
The Man who Claims to be God
2 Thess 2:1-12
Stand Firm
2 Thess 2:13 - 3:5
Is Work a Curse?
2 Thess 3:6-18

Timothy: The Pastor's Primer

First Timothy

Guard the Teaching
1 Tim 1:1-7
Awful Lawfulness
1 Tim 1:8-11
The Model Leader
1 Tim 1:12-17
Wage the Good Warfare
1 Tim 1:18-20
The First Thing -- Prayer
1 Tim 2:1-7
Adam's Rib or Women's Lib?
1 Tim 2:8-15
The Lord's Leaders
1 Tim 3:1-7
The Lord's Servants
1 Tim 3:8-13
God's Chosen Instrument: The Church
1 Tim 3:14-15
The Central Glory
1 Tim 3:16
Fraudulent Faith
1 Tim 4:1-5
A Good Minister
1 Tim 4:6-10
Advice to a Young Pastor
1 Tim 4:11-16
The Care and Feeding of Widows
1 Tim 5:1-16
Help for Elders
1 Tim 5:17-25
Sound Words for Slaves
1 Tim 6:1-5
The Cost of Riches
1 Tim 6:6-19
O Man of God!
1 Tim 6:11-21

Second Timothy

The Promise of Life
2 Tim 1:1-7
The Call to Courage
2 Tim 1:8-13
How to Defend a Lion
2 Tim 1:14 - 2:2
Soldier's, Athletes, and Farmers
2 Tim 2:3-13
Avoiding Congregational Gangrene
2 Tim 2:14-19
Fit to be Used
2 Tim 2:20-22
Guidelines for Controversies
2 Tim 2:23-26
Dangerous Times
2 Tim 3:1-9
What you See is What you can Be
2 Tim 3:10-13
Thinking Christianly
2 Tim 3:14-16
The Majesty of Ministry
2 Tim 4:1-4
The Passing of the Torch
2 Tim 4:5-8
The End of the Road
2 Tim 4:9-22

Hebrews: All About Faith

The Final Word
Heb 1:1 - 2:4
The True Man
Heb 2:5-18
Living out of Rest
Heb 3:1- 4:13
Strength at Wit's End
Heb 4:14 - 5:10
Let's get On with It
Heb 5:11 - 6:12
Dealing with Doubt
Heb 6:13 - 7:26
The New Constitution
Heb 7:27 - 8:13
A Clear Conscience
Heb 9:1-23
The Unfolding Pattern
Heb 9:24 - 10:18
Triumph or Tragedy
Heb 10:19-39
What Faith Is
Heb 11:1-7
How Faith Works
Heb 11:8 - 12:2
Never Give Up
Heb 12:3-29
The Intended Life
Heb 13:1-21

1 John: The Fruit of Fellowship with Christ

Maintaining Fellowship

Life with Father
1 Jn 1:1-4
God is Light
1 Jn 1:5
The Man who Ignores Light
1 Jn 1:3, 6-7
The Man who Denies Sin
1 Jn 1:8-9
The Man who Rationalizes Sin
1 Jn 1:10 - 2:2
Counterfeits and Reflectors
1 Jn 2:3-6
Visible Christianity
1 Jn 2:7-11
Growing in Grace
1 Jn 2:12-14
The Maturing Process
1 Jn 2:12-14
The Enemy Around
1 Jn 2:15-17

Maintaining Truth

The Nature of Heresy
1 Jn 2:18-19
The Hard Core of Truth
1 Jn 2:20-21
No Son, No Father
1 Jn 2:22-23
The Living Word
1 Jn 2:24-25
The Teaching Spirit
1 Jn 2:26-27
The Coming Day
1 Jn 2:28

Maintaining Righteousness

Recognizing the Unrecognized
1 Jn 2:29 - 3:1
What Shall we Be?
1 Jn 3:2-3
The Greatest Revolution
1 Jn 3:4-5
The Mystery of Righteousness
1 Jn 3:6-7
The Mystery of Evil
1 Jn 3:8
When the Spirit says No
1 Jn 3:9
One or the Other
1 Jn 3:10

Maintaining Love

The Path of Love
1 Jn 3:11-18
The Course of Hate
1 Jn 3:11-18
The Christian's Tranquilizer
1 Jn 3:19-20
Power in Prayer
1 Jn 3:21-24
When Unbelief is Right
1 Jn 4:1-3
God is Greater
1 Jn 4:4-6
Love made Visible
1 Jn 4:7-12
Love's Accomplishments
1 Jn 4:13-21

Maintaining Assurance

We shall Overcome
1 Jn 5:1-6
Why do we Believe?
1 Jn 5:6-13
Praying Boldly
1 Jn 5:14-17
Christian Certainty
1 Jn 5:18-21

Revelation: The End -- and a New Beginning