Sermons by Jon Henson (Page 2)

Sermons by Jon Henson (Page 2)

Senior Pastor of Blairland Baptist Church, Loudon, TN

“God Is Greater Than Our Fears”

Sunday July 31, 2022 — Isaiah 41:10 Five promises upon which we can release our fear and stand in peaceful confident faith: I.   I am with you II.  I am your God III. I will strengthen you IV.  I will help you V.   I will uphold you with my righteous hand

“The Believers Warfare”

7/24/2022 – – Ephesians 6:10-13 I.   The Preparation (Verse 10) – Strength in the Lord  II.  The Provision (Verse 11) – The armor of God III. The Enemy (Verse 11) – Satan  IV. The Battle (Verse 13) – Against demons  V.  The Victory (Verse 13) – In standing firm

“Developing Your Patience”

Galatians 5:22 Introduction: (Proverbs 16:32) I. Four ways to test your patience Interruptions Inconveniences Irritations Inactivity (Proverbs 19:2) II. Four ways to develop your patience Develop a new perspective (Proverbs 19:11) Wisdom is seeing life from God’s point of view. From God’s perspective we gain 3 important insights: (1) We’re only human (2) Nobody else is perfect (3) God is in control (Proverbs 20:24) and (Proverbs 14:29)        2. Develop a sense of humor (Proverbs 14:30) (Proverbs 17:22)…

“Four Questions for America”

Jeremiah 8 I.   Why has this people slidden back? (Jeremiah 8:5) (Jeremiah 8:8-9) (Jeremiah 2:27) II.  Why do we sit still? (Jeremiah 8:14) III. Why have they provoked Me to anger? (Jeremiah 8:19) (2 Chronicles 28:19) IV. Why then is there no recovery? (Jeremiah 8:22) (Jeremiah 6:16)

“Nowhere Else to Go”

John 6:66-68 Truth has three characteristics:  I.   Truth is Consistent II.   Truth is Universal III.  Truth is Rooted in Evidence  We accept Christ by faith, but it is faith supported by evidence. Why Christ? Why is He unique, separate from all others? Because of what He did Because of what He taught Because of who He claimed to be

“Memorial Day 2022”

Daniel 5 Babylon made four major mistakes: They lost the sense of remembrance They lost all sense of reality They lost all sense of restraint They lost all sense of respect  Four dangers facing America: There are some alarming similarities between ancient Babylon and modern America. I.    The Danger of Losing All Sense of Remembrance (Daniel 5:18-23) (1 Corinthians 10:12) II.   The Danger of Losing All Sense of Reality (Daniel 5:1)  III.  The Danger of Losing All Sense of…

“While Walking on the Water, Peter Sank”

Matthew 14:22-36 Key Take Away: When we go through the storm, we can rest on five assurances from our Lord. I.    We can rest on the assurance of His authority (Verses 22-23) II.   We can rest on the assurance of His knowledge (Verses 24-25) III. We can rest on the assurance His protection (Verses 26-27) IV.  We can rest on the assurance His love (Verses 28-31) V.  We can rest on the assurance His power (Verse 32)

“God Doesn’t Give Up’

Matthew 26:69-75 Key Take Away: Make all the changes in your life you would make if you knew you had exactly one more year to live. I.  Love Jesus (John 21:15-17)  II.  Live for Jesus (John 21:18-25) Reasons for life change: It’s never too late to turn to God God can put your past behind you God wants you to look ahead Life is short. Love Jesus and live for Jesus (Psalm 39:5)

“The Pathway to Recovery”

Mark 16:7 I.    Honestly accept responsibility for my poor choices Four common causes for poor choices seen in Pete’s betrayal of Jesus:  Pride (Mark 14:29) Fatigue (Mark 14:37) Fear of disapproval (Mark 14:54) Short term pleasure (Mark 14:54) Jesus wants us to help others. Take the lessons from our failures and help others (Luke 22:31-32)  II.   Humbly ask for God’s mercy and forgiveness (Psalm 51:1-3,6,10)  III.  Gratefully accept God’s grace and forgive myself (Ephesians 1:7) (Romans 8:1)  The power…