Sermons by Scott Childs (AM)

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The Treasure and the Pearl – Mat 13.44-46

The Treasure and the Pearl 31 January 2021 AM – Matthew 13:44-46 – Parables21 – Scott Childs Introduction: Read text. Good commentators are divided on the interpretation of these two parables. Warren Wiersbe explains, “The common interpretation of this parable is that the sinner finds Christ and gives up all that he possesses to gain […]

Mustard & Leaven Parables – Mat 13:31-35

Mustard & Leaven Parables 24 January 2021 AM – Matthew 13:31-35 – Parables21 – Scott Childs Introduction: The parables before us today have been interpreted in many ways; therefore, we must proceed carefully. We must interpret the terms consistently with the other parables in this chapter as well as similar terms elsewhere in the Bible. […]

Sowing the Seed – Matthew 13.1-23

Sowing the Seed 10 January 2021 AM – Matthew 13:1-23 – Parables21 – Scott Childs Introduction: Read Matthew 13:10-17. The “mysteries of the kingdom” are the ages between Israel’s rejection of God’s kingdom and their full reception of God’s kingdom. Dwight Pentecost states, “Thus this new program began while Christ was still on the earth, […]

Understanding Parables – Matthew 13:1-3

Understanding Parables 3 January 2021 AM – Matthew 13:1-3 – Parables21 – Scott Childs Introduction: As you read through the first three Gospels in the Bible, you will soon come upon the parables of the Lord. Read Matthew 13:1-3. In his parables, Jesus talked about all sorts of real life situations. He talked about planting […]

Rejoice in the Lord – Philippians 4:4

Rejoice in the Lord 27 December 2020 AM – Philippians 4:4 – Joy – Scott Childs Introduction: The year was A. D. 62. Paul had been arrested for preaching the Gospel more than two years previously. He was presently a prisoner in Rome awaiting his trial. Though he hoped to be released, yet his situation […]

Christmas Mysteries Explained – Matthew 1:21-23

Christmas Mysteries Explained 20 December 2020 AM – Matthew 1:21-23 – Christmas – Scott Childs Introduction: The birth of Christ contains mysteries that have no human explanation. No doubt about it, grand portions of the Christmas story are supernatural in nature. Unbelievers mock these mysteries. Sceptics question them. Uninformed Christians avoid talking about these mysteries. […]

Preparing for Success – Joshua 1:8

Preparing for Success 13 December 2020 AM – Joshua 1:8 – Bible Study – Scott Childs Introduction: Moses had just died. Joshua was now the leader of the nation of Israel. He faced a huge task of leading Israel into the Promised Land and conquering the many enemies and difficulties ahead. Those challenges seemed overwhelming […]

Not Ashamed of the Gospel – Romans 1:16

Not Ashamed of the Gospel 29 November 2020 AM – Romans 1:16 – Witnessing – Scott Childs Introduction: Alex Dunlap was the founder and director of The Conversion Center in Havertown, Pennsylvania USA which was a ministry and halfway house for converted Catholic Priests. He was very bold in his witness for the Lord. He […]