Contending for Spiritual Maturity

Genuine – A Walk through Colossians – Part 6 Rev. Dr. Brent Russett -Asbury Free Methodist May 16, 2021 Colossians 1:28 – 2:5             This is part 6 in our series – Genuine – a walk through Colossians and today we are going to look at Colossians 1:28- 2:5.             I have taken a lot of leadership courses over the …

The Mystery of the Gospel

Asbury Free Methodist – Rev. Dr. Brent Russett May 9th, 2021 Colossians 1:24-29             Again, a happy Mother’s Day to all of you. We are going to continue on with part 5 of our series “Genuine- a walk through Colossians. Today we come to the last part of chapter 1. If you have been following Paul’s train of thought through …

Let’s talk about Jesus

Asbury Free Methodist – By Rev. Dr. Brent Russett Genuine – A Walk through Colossians – Part 3 April 25, 2021 Colossians 1:13-20                There are times when I preach that my command of the English language seems extremely inadequate. Talking through this scripture is one of those times.                Not only that, but each phrase of the passage of …

Praying for People

Genuine – Part 2 Colossians 1:9-12 Asbury Free Methodist – Rev. Dr. Brent Russett April 18th, 2021             This is week two of our series – Genuine, a walk through Colossians. This week we are going to be looking at Colossians 1:9-12.             Paul had never met the Colossians church, but he knew them through the eyes of Epaphras, and …

Learning to Disciple

Genuine – Part 1 Colossians 1:1-8 By Rev. Dr. Brent Russett April 11, 2021             Today we are going to start a new series on the book of Colossians. I am going to call this series Genuine. Colossians is an incredible book that allows us to look at who Jesus is and who we are and it calls us into …

Living Hope

Easter Sunday 2021 Asbury Free Methodist – April 4th, 2021 By Rev. Dr. Brent Russett 1 Peter 1:3-7             Easter is usually my favourite time of year. There are usually full churches full of boisterous praise. There are sunrise services and family dinners, and extra prayer. This year is different.             Families are not supposed to get together. Churches closed. …

Extravagant Love

March 21, 2021–The Life and Death of Jesus – Part 5 Asbury Free Methodist- Rev. Dr. Brent Russett John 12:1-8             We are ¾ the way through lent and our series on the life and death of Jesus. Up until this point in our series we have been talking about what Jesus said and did. This morning I want to …

God on a Mission

The Life and Death of Jesus – Part 4 Asbury Free Methodist March 14, 2021 Luke 15:1-10             There are many ways to share your faith – not all of them are good. Do not be the Evangelism Linebacker – Instead, this morning I want you to see the God’s heart.             We are in the middle of Lent and …

The Life and Death of Jesus – Part 3

March 7, 2021 Luke 13:1-9 The Beauty of Repentance             This is the third Sunday of Lent. This lent we have been working our way through a series titled the life and death of Jesus. As you know, Lent is a time of repentance. Repentance isn’t one of those things that sits easy with many of us. But there is …

The Life and Death of Jesus – Part 2

Experiencing God February 28, 2021 Luke 9:28-36                This morning is Part 2 in our series, “The Life and death of Jesus.” Today I want to take you and with Jesus, and Peter, James and John, to the mount of transfiguration – where the disciples had an experience with God that was a huge part of their spiritual formation.                …