Sermons & Sunday Schools

The Believer’s Responsibility for Godly Living, Part 2

In this sermon, Pastor Babij continues in 2 Peter 1:5 by focusing on the development of moral excellence, the first of two foundational qualities Christians need for holy living. Pastor Babij explains that Christians can only obtain this high state of mind through constant practice.     Full Transcript Okay let’s take our Bibles and…

God Judges Rebellion

Answers Bible Curriculum 2nd Edition Unit 7 Lesson 62 This week in Sunday school, we join Israel in their wilderness wandering to see what they’ve learned after missing out on entering the promised land. Surely this people, chastened for their unbelief, will have finally humbled themselves before God…right? Shockingly, we’re going to see through Korah’s…

The Believer’s Responsibility for Godly Living, Part 1

In this sermon, Pastor Babij teaches from 2 Peter 1:5 the Christian’s responsibility to live godly and to cultivate the means of grace provided by God. Pastor details three elements of necessary spiritual discipline: 1. Examining yourself 2. Crucifying the old self 3. Practicing the new ways Pastor Babij concludes with an admonishment to Christians…

The Divine Basis for Godly Living

In this sermon, Pastor Babij discusses the divine basis for Godly living taken from 2 Peter 1:1-4. Pastor Babij teaches two fundamental objectives for the Christian: 1. To know God 2. To become like Him Pastor Babij also details several privileges and benefits Christians receive from knowing and becoming like God. Full Transcript: Okay this…

Introductory Matters for Second Peter

In this sermon, Pastor Babij overviews the letter of 2 Peter. Pastor Babij explains the controversy over the letter’s authorship and also introduces the letter’s main purposes: 1)    Reminding Christians of vital teaching concerning the person and work of Jesus Christ 2)    Combating the rise of false teaching in the church at large 3)    Giving details concerning…

God Dwells among His People

Answers Bible Curriculum 2nd Edition Unit 6 Lesson 59 This week in Sunday school, we’re taking a look at the tabernacle, the place God chose to dwell with his people as they journeyed through the wilderness to Canaan. What were the different elements of the tabernacle that God commanded Israel to make? What do these…

Four Unique Marks of an Ambassador for Christ, Part 2

In this sermon, Pastor Babij preaches on the final three unique marks of an ambassador for Christ: 1) The new relationship between God and men 2) The message of reconciliation between God and men 3) The objective hope of reconciliation with God Pastor Babij calls Christians to remember that they are Christ’s ambassadors and must…

God Punishes Idolatry

Answers Bible Curriculum 2nd Edition Unit 6 Lesson 58 For this week in Sunday school, we’re looking at how Israel turned to worship a golden calf right after receiving God’s covenant at Sinai. How did Israel so easily commit this heinous breach of covenant? Why didn’t God destroy Israel as God desired to do? And…

Four Unique Marks of an Ambassador for Christ, Part 1

In this sermon, Pastor Babij teaches on the first of four unique marks of an ambassador for Christ: personal integrity. Pastor Babij discusses what activities Christ’s ambassadors pursue, how Christ’s ambassadors manifest integrity to the world, and where being Christ’s ambassador brings people in their lives. Full Transcript: This morning I want you to turn…