Sermons by Jon Henson

Sermons by Jon Henson

Senior Pastor of Blairland Baptist Church, Loudon, TN

“Believe and Wait”

Sunday February 5, 2023 – – Psalm 37:1-9 I. Problems will try your patience. (Job 42:1-6) II. People will test your patience. (James 5:7-8) (James 5:9) (1 Corinthians 13:4) III. Persistence will toughen your patience. (James 1:3-4) (2 Peter 3:9) Four encouraging assurances: The Lord can be trusted Don’t fret (Psalm 37:1,7,8) Trust in the Lord (Psalm 37:3) Delight in the Lord (Psalm 37:4) Commit yourself to the Lord (Psalm 37:5-7) Rest in the Lord (Psalm 37:7) The Lord understands…

“One Year to Live”

Jeremiah 28:10-17 Introduction: John 11:25 I would be a grateful servant 1 Corinthians 15:58  I would be a generous steward 1 Corinthians 8:7-8 Mark 12:41 I would be a good student Psalm 119:11 Joshua 1:8 I would be a godly seeker Luke 19:10

“Look Back to the Past”

Deuteronomy 6:20-25 I. Look Back at God’s Providence Over Your Life (Deuteronomy 6:21) (Romans 8:28) II. Look Back at God’s Presence in Your Life (Deuteronomy 6:22) (Matthew 28:20) III. Look back at God’s Provision for Your Life (Deuteronomy 6:23) (Philippians 4:19) IV. Look Back at God’s Protection Over Your Life (Deuteronomy 6:24) (Psalm 68:20)

“Christmas Communion”

Lord’s Supper Invitation Special Music: Jeff Harris Reading: “Come To This Table” Prayer:  Pastor Henson Serving of Bread and Cup: Deacons at Blairland Baptist Scripture for Bread:   1 Corinthians 11:24 Scripture for Cup:   1 Corinthians 11:25-26 Closing Scripture:  Matthew 26:26-30

“Joseph: The Promise Believed”

Matthew 1:18-25 Introduction:  Genesis 3:15  Trust God’s promise in the middle of doubt (Matthew 1:18) (Matthew 1:19) (Matthew 1:20-21) (Matthew 1:24-25)  Trust God’s promise in the middle of danger (Matthew 2:13-15) Trust God ‘s promise in the middle of difficulty (Matthew 2:19-23) (John 1:46) (Matthew 2:23)

“When Troubles Come and Stay”

 James 1:2-5 We live in a broken world. Therefore, all of us are in desperate need of strength to endure and hope to carry on in life. I want to reassure you that we can endure unexpected crisis by taking our stand on the strong foundation of God’s Word.  Who will face troubles? (James 1:2) What is the purpose of troubles? (James 1:2) How to handle troubles? (James 1:2-5) Consider (Verse 2) Know (Verse 3) Ask (Verse 5) Endure (Verses…

“One In Ten”

Luke 17:11-19 We should get up. This has to do with fortitude. If we don’t, we will miss the master. (Luke 17:11-13) We should get out. This has to do with attitude. If we don’t, we will miss the miracle. (Luke 17:14) We should get back. This has to do with gratitude. If we don’t, we will miss the moment. (Luke 17:15-19)

“Strength in Times of Sifting”

Luke 22:31-34 I.    Your adversary will sift you We are sifted by doubts We are sifted by desires We are sifted by disappointments We are sifted by deceit  II.   Your abilities will sabotage you Self-confidence Prayerlessness Fleshly courage  III.  Your actions will surprise you Peter did not expect to deny Jesus Christ Peter learned when he failed that failure is not final IV.  Your advocate will secure you Jesus prays for us Jesus understands us Jesus has compassion for…

“How to Make it Through the Storm”

Habakkuk 2:1-4 The first step is to have proper perspective The second step is patience The third step is promise The fourth step is participation The fifth step is perception When you are confused wait on God – He keeps His word. When it seems like the bad guys are wining and the good guys are losing and you think all your goodness has been for nothing you watch for God – He will bring justice. When you think all…