Sermons by Rev. Glen Hallead

Isaiah

On Being Thankful

Isaiah 12: 1-6: Israel’s Praise to the Lord 12 In that day you will say: “I will praise you, Lord.  Although you were angry with me, your anger has turned away  and you have comforted me. 2Surely God is my salvation;  I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense;  he has become my salvation.  […]

1st Corinthians

Apostolic Appeal and Warning

1 Corinthians 4:1-19 Faithful Servants of the Messiah 4 This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed.  2 Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful. 3 I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human […]

Corinthians

Overcoming Divisions

1 Corinthians 2 (NIV) 2 And so it was with me, brothers and sisters. When I came to you, I did not come with eloquence or human wisdom as I proclaimed to you the testimony about God 2 For I resolved to know nothing while I was with you except Jesus Christ and him crucified. 3 I came […]

! Peter

A Call to Holy Living

1 Peter 1:13-25  (NIV) Be Holy 13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming. 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance. 15 But just as he […]

1 Peter

Born into a Living Hope

1 Peter 1:1-9  (NIV) 1 Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To God’s elect, exiles scattered throughout the provinces of Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia and Bithynia, 2 who have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through the sanctifying work of the Spirit, to be obedient to Jesus Christ and sprinkled with his blood: Grace and peace be yours in abundance. […]

1st Timothy

With Respect to One Another

1 Timothy 5-6 (selections) (NIV) 5 Do not rebuke an older man harshly, but exhort him as if he were your father. Treat younger men as brothers, 2 older women as mothers, and younger women as sisters, with absolute purity. 3 Give proper recognition to those widows who are really in need… 7 Give the people these instructions, so that no one may be […]