Sermons by Jon Henson (Page 9)

Sermons by Jon Henson (Page 9)

Senior Pastor of Blairland Baptist Church, Loudon, TN

“A Life of Joy”

Nehemiah 8:10 Introduction: I.   The difference between happiness and joy II.   The Christian life is infused with joy Salvation Baptism Trial and discouragement Death (Acts 20:24) (1 Peter 1:8) (Revelation 14:13) III.  God wants you to be joyful How can I live a life of joy? (Psalm 118:24) 1.    Surrender to Jesus Christ (Colossians 1:11) (1 Peter 1:8) (John 16:22) (Psalm 35:9) 2.    Submit to the Spirit of God (Romans 14:17) (1 Thessalonians 1:6) 3.    Study the Word of God…

“Patience”

Psalm 37:7-9 Introduction: Definition – Patience is the willingness to respond to irritating circumstances with love, grace and kindness as you wait on the Lord to guide you in to how to handle a situation. I. Problems will try your patience (Job 42:1-6) II. People will test your patience (James 5:7-9) (1 Corinthians 13:4) (1 Thessalonians 5:14) III. Persistence will toughen your patience James 1:3-4 Close: 2 Peter 3:9