The Self-Giving Love of Jesus Nick Esch, 1/14/2018 Cornerstone Baptist Church Introduction The famous Swiss Reformed theologian Karl Barth lived from 1886-1968. He was a learned man who took the Bible very seriously. He wrote numerous books on deep theological truths… But in 1962, just 6 years before he died, upon being asked how he […]
The Power of Last Words Nick Esch, 1/7/2018 Cornerstone Baptist Church Introduction Last words are powerful, because last words leave a lasting impression. Last words often display a person’s hopes and a person’s heart. Some of my favorite last words come from John Newton, the author of Amazing Grace, who just before he died said, […]
Consumed With Glory Nick Esch, 12/31/2017 Cornerstone Baptist Church Introduction Here we are on the eve of the New Year. It’s a time of new beginnings and fresh starts… No doubt many of you have been thinking about resolutions… You’ve been thinking about ways to improve yourself or your life in the upcoming year… And […]
The King of the World, a Treasure Greater Than Life Nick Esch, 12/17/2017 Cornerstone Baptist Church Introduction One of my favorite teachers and theologians, R. C. Sproul went home to be with the Lord this past Thursday. I was struck by the announcement of his death for many reasons; but one thing in particular in […]
The Devotion Of A True Christian And The Glory Of Jesus Nick Esch, 12/10/2017 Cornerstone Baptist Church Our passage picks up just after the resurrection of Lazarus. Jesus powerfully raised Lazarus from the grave, but in so doing He stirs the Jewish leaders and authorities to both fear and anger, to the point that they […]
John 11:45-57 (ESV) Many of the Jews therefore, who had come with Mary and had seen what he did, believed in him, but some of them went to the Pharisees and told them what Jesus had done. So the chief priests and the Pharisees gathered the council and said, “What are we to do? For […]
John 11:17-44 (ESV) Now when Jesus came, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days. Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles off, and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them concerning their brother. So when Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went and […]
The Death of Lazarus and the Love of Christ Nick Esch, 11/19/2017 Cornerstone Baptist Church Introduction We just finished our series on the gospel and life; and throughout that series God’s Word kept pointing us back to God’s love for us in Christ, and the love that we should have in response to His love: […]
“For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life that I may take it up again. No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again” (John 10:17-18)…
“And I have other sheep that are not of this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd” (John 10:16)
The Good Shepherd became the Lamb of God to take away the sin of the world.
John 10:10 “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.”
Eddie Jacks is the Pastor of Resurrected Baptist Church in Chattanooga TN…
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No doubt, the claims of Jesus are truly scandalous, but they are true. What we must decide is how we are going to respond. If we see Jesus rightly, if we know Him to be who He truly says He is and to have done what He says He has done, to taste death so […]
Christmas is about God taking on flesh in order to take out sin and death through His own life, death, and resurrection, so that He could reconcile His people to Himself.