North Avenue Church Podcast
God Reveals His Glory in His World and in His Word | Psalm 19

God Reveals His Glory in His World and in His Word | Psalm 19

May 24, 2020

Psalm 19:1-6 | General Revelation: God's World

Psalm 19:7-11 | Special Revelation: God's Word

Psalm 19:12-14 | Personal Application

Tempted By Our Own Desire | James 1:13-15; 4:1-3

Tempted By Our Own Desire | James 1:13-15; 4:1-3

May 24, 2020

Allen reminds us that our sin is our own fault. We are never justified in blaming others for our sin.

Praising the Greatness of Our God! | Psalm 145

Praising the Greatness of Our God! | Psalm 145

May 17, 2020

Greg Rentz preached for the first time to our church today. Zoom had technical issues all over the world and so Greg had to record this on Facebook Live instead. Greg reminds us of how big God is and how important it is to praise Him.

When God Feels Far Away | Psalm 42-43

When God Feels Far Away | Psalm 42-43

May 10, 2020

1) The Lost Past (42:1-5)

2) The Troubled Present (42:6-11)

3) The Expected Future (43:1-5)

[Outline from Alec Motyer in the New Bible Commentary.]

Meditation on James 1

Meditation on James 1

May 10, 2020

Greg leads us into our time of congregational prayer with an edifying meditation on James 1.

How to Understand and Apply the Imprecatory Psalms | Psalm 69:19-36

How to Understand and Apply the Imprecatory Psalms | Psalm 69:19-36

May 3, 2020

Perhaps you've been reading the Psalms and come across places where David suddenly calls for God to judge his enemies. These can shock many Christians today. In light of Jesus's command to love our enemies, how are we to read and understand these "imprecatory" Psalms?

[For a behind-the-scenes look at the sources used for these sermons on the Psalms and how they influenced each message, see this blog post.]

Paul’s Sufferings, Visions, Thorn, and God’s All-Sufficient Grace | 2 Corinthians 11:21-12:10

Paul’s Sufferings, Visions, Thorn, and God’s All-Sufficient Grace | 2 Corinthians 11:21-12:10

May 3, 2020

Jerry, Allen, and Mark reflect on Paul's sufferings and think about God's grace that was sufficient for him and will be sufficient for us.

Are We Stable in Our Ways? | James 1:6-8 & 1 Peter 2:21-25

Are We Stable in Our Ways? | James 1:6-8 & 1 Peter 2:21-25

May 2, 2020

Allen asks us about spiritual stability during these challenging times.

Zeal for Your House Consumes Me | Psalm 69:1-18

Zeal for Your House Consumes Me | Psalm 69:1-18

April 26, 2020

David writes this Psalm which is about his experience but also in many ways foreshadows the life of Jesus.

[For a behind-the-scenes look at the sources used for these sermons on the Psalms and how they influenced each message, see this blog post.]

Remember Your Conversion | Ephesians 1:1-10 (5 mins)

Remember Your Conversion | Ephesians 1:1-10 (5 mins)

April 26, 2020

Scott asks us to remember all the blessings that have come into our life because of our conversion.