Ascending from the Depths

Pastor Geoff Alfassa continues the Summer of Psalms preaching series as he preached Psalm 130, a Psalm which highlights hope in God to those drowning in the depths and despair of their own sins.

Sermon Outline:

  1. A Heartrending Supplication (vv. 1-2)
  2. A Heart-wrenching Confession (vv. 3-4)
  3. A Heartwarming Resolution (vv. 5-6)
  4. A Heart-stirring Exhortation (vv. 7-8)

Reaffirming the Goodness of God

Pastor Geoff Alfassa continues the Summer of Psalms preaching series as he preached Psalm 73, a Psalm which calls us to reaffirm God's goodness.

Sermon Notes:

  1. God's Goodness Declared Emphatically (v. 1)
  2. God's Goodness Tested Experientially (vv. 2-12)
  3. God's Goodness Doubted Internally (vv. 13-17)
  4. God's Goodness Discerned Eternally (vv. 18-28)

God's Great Deliverance

Pastor Jeff Lewis continues the Summer of Psalms preaching series as he preaches Psalm 40, a Psalm which highlights the glorious nature of God's Great Deliverance. 

Sermon Outline: 

  1. Great Trouble Leads to Great Deliverance
     
  2. Great Deliverance Comes from a Great Deliverer
     
  3. Great Deliverance Leads to True Worship
     
  4. Great Deliverance Leads to a Faithful Witness
     
  5. Great Deliverance Comes from a Faithful Deliverer
     
  6. Great Deliverance Leads to Great Praise

The Absolute Blessedness of the Righteous and the Absolute Rejection of the Wicked

1. The Blessed Man (vs. 1-2)

A.  What he does not do (v. 1)

B.  What he does do (v.2)

2.  The Stark Contrast of the Blessed and the Wicked (vs. 3-4)

A. What the blessed man is like (v. 3)

B.  What the wicked man is like (v. 4)

3.  The Demise of the Wicked (vs. 5-6)

A. His judgment (v. 5)

B  His everlasting state (v. 6)