Sermons by Pastor Jimm Gorgonia

Sermons by Pastor Jimm Gorgonia

What Matters Most

Scripture “Mary has chosen what matters most.” Luke 10:38-42 38 Now as they went on their way, Jesus[a] entered a village. And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. 39 And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teaching. 40 But Martha was distracted with much serving. And she went up to him and said, “Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Tell her then to help me.” 41 But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha,…

Bless The Lord

Quoting Scripture Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Ephesians 2:8-10 103 Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and all that is within me,    bless his holy name!2 Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and forget not all his benefits,3 who forgives all your iniquity,    who heals all your diseases,4 who redeems your life from the pit,    who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy,5 who satisfies you with good    so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.

The Impact of Jesus’ Coming

Scripture Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins. . 1 Peter 4:1-11 Since therefore Christ suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves with the same way of thinking, for whoever has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, 2 so as to live for the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for human passions but for the will of God. 3 For the time that is past suffices for doing what the Gentiles want to do, living in sensuality, passions, drunkenness, orgies, drinking parties,…

Jesus’ Victory For Us

Scripture For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith — and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God — not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. 1 Peter 3:13-22 13 Now who is there to harm you if you are zealous for what is good? 14 But even if you should suffer for…

Effective Praying comes from Right Living

Scripture …so your prayers will not be hindered. 1 Peter 3:1-12  In the same way, you wives must accept the authority of your husbands. Then, even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. They will be won over 2 by observing your pure and reverent lives. 3 Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. 4 You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from…

Attitudes of Jesus

Scripture For God called you to do good, even if it means suffering, just as Christ suffered for you. He is your example, and you must follow in his steps. 1 Peter 2:21-25 21 For God called you to do good, even if it means suffering, just as Christ suffered for you. He is your example, and you must follow in his steps. 22 He never sinned,    nor ever deceived anyone.23 He did not retaliate when he was insulted,    nor threaten revenge when he suffered.He…

God’s Chosen Possession (Pt. 2)

Scripture WE WHO BELIEVED & CAME TO JESUS. WE HAVE BEEN GIVEN THIS GREAT PRIVILEGES: As a child of God, a representative of God, chosen by God. 1 Peter 2:11-25 So get rid of all evil behavior. Be done with all deceit, hypocrisy, jealousy, and all unkind speech. 2 Like newborn babies, you must crave pure spiritual milk so that you will grow into a full experience of salvation. Cry out for this nourishment, 3 now that you have had a taste of the Lord’s…

God’s Chosen Possession (Pt. 1)

Scripture WISDOM REQUIRES OBEDIENCE. Treat everyone with respect. Begin to love at home. Love God above all. Be an outstanding citizen. 1 Peter 2:11-25 So get rid of all evil behavior. Be done with all deceit, hypocrisy, jealousy, and all unkind speech. 2 Like newborn babies, you must crave pure spiritual milk so that you will grow into a full experience of salvation. Cry out for this nourishment, 3 now that you have had a taste of the Lord’s kindness. Living Stones for God’s…

Influencing the World

Living Stones for God’s House You are living stones. You are part of God’s family. Part of the Body of His Son JESUS.  1 Peter 2:4-10 4 You are coming to Christ, who is the living cornerstone of God’s temple. He was rejected by people, but he was chosen by God for great honor. 5 And you are living stones that God is building into his spiritual temple. What’s more, you are his holy priests.[a] Through the mediation of Jesus Christ, you offer…