Paul Knox

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/19012020PAULKNOXPM.mp3"][/audio] CONFRONTATION (v1-12) a) Revelation (v5) Sins forgiven: What the paralytic really needed b) Reasoning (v6) Only God can forgive sin. Jesus says He forgives sin… c) Reality (v10) That we may know…. CALL (v13-17) a) Opportunity (v14) “Follow Me” b) Observation (v16) “.. saw [Jesus] was eating with sinners…”! c) Objective (v17) “I came .. to...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/15092019PAULKNOXPM.mp3"][/audio] Context: Acts 19:18-20; 23-34; Eph 1:1-6:9 The Ephesians knew they were in a fight 1. STRENGTH (Eph 6:10) a. Personal v10: His strength (“in the Lord”; “His might”). Described in 1:19,20 b. Purposeful v11: To enable us to stand. Note the command! “Put on…” 2. STRUGGLE (Eph 6:12) a. Picture: “wrestle”:...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/14072019PAULKNOXAM.mp3"][/audio] 1. CONTEXT a) Explicit: The Sermon on the Mount - “…these words of mine..” (v24,26) b) Examples: perfection (5:48), priorities (6:33), prospects (7:21b) Impossible? See Matt 19:25-26 Why do you call Me Lord and not do what I tell you (Luke 6:46) 2. COMPARISON Everyone who hears these words of...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/26082018PAULKNOXPM.mp3"][/audio] 1. SCRIPTURE  a) 2 Pet 1:3 Knowledge of Him Our purpose: Phil 3:10; His presence: Luke 24:27  b) 2 Pet 1:4 ..precious and very great promises…. (Acts 2:21; 1Jn 1:9; Rom 8:29-32; Ps 23:4; 1 Thess 4:16-18) Read it, believe it, pray it, obey it -...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/15072018PAULKNOXPM.mp3"][/audio] 1. CLAIM (v12) a) Context: time (7:37, 8:2), place (8:20) and Bible (Is 42:6, 49:6; Jn 1:9, 3:19) b) Content: personal, exclusive, extensive, extravagant Note: “Whoever follows….” 2. CONTEST (v13-30) a) Sources: who can you trust? Jesus’ knowledge and their ignorance v14. Their judgements – human v15, 7:24 b) Sin:...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/18022018PAULKNOXPM.mp3"][/audio] 1. INTRODUCTION a) To John’s Gospel – mission (Jn 20:31); method (Jn 20:30; Jn 21:25) b) To John’s prologue – “If Jesus be God and died for me, then no sacrifice can be too great for me to make for Him” (C.T. Studd) 2. THE WORD a) Deity (v1-4) -...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/12022017PAULKNOXAM.mp3"][/audio] 1. TALKERS a) Their characteristics v10 – insubordinate (rebellious/incorrigible), empty, deceptive b) Their content v10, 14 – circumcision Acts 15:1; myths and speculation 1 Tim 6:4; commands Col 2:20-23 c) Their cause v11 – shameful gain 2. TACTICS a) Stopped v11 – silenced; they were “ruining households” b) Solution v13...

[audio mp3="http://www.bridgechapel.co.uk/worship/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/10072016PAUL.mp3"][/audio] PROMPT (v1-3) a) Situation 538BC – Regime change (v1) b) Scriptures “understood from the scriptures” (v2) c) Seriousness Intensity of a bereavement, fasting (v3) PATTERN (v4-14) a) Confession (v4) Agreeing with God about sin b) Contrast God’s character vs Judah’s conduct c) Consequences “You have fulfilled” (v12)  PLEA (v15-19) a) Consistency With His great Name (v15) b) Character Judgement fulfilled; “all your...