Sermons on Homosexuality from Mercy Seat Christian Church.
A Response to the Obergefell Opinion. This sermon was preached in response to the June 26th, 2015, opinion by the Supreme Court regarding homosex marriage. The sermon responds to the opinion and offers guidance to Christians both corporately and individually as to how to respond and what can be done. Click here to listen to the 67 minute sermon by Pastor Matthew Trewhella entitled A Response to the Obergefell Opinion.
4 Reasons the Magistrates Have a Duty to Criminalize Homosexual Acts. Homosexual acts were criminalized in Western Civilization for well over 1500 years. Suddenly our generation views such laws as discriminatory, draconian, and bigoted. Are we smarter; more enlightened; or perhaps those who lived near the time of Rome’s debauchery saw what unbridled homosex does to a nation and understood the need to suppress such behavior from public venue? This sermon proffers four reasons in short order why the magistrates have a duty to criminalize homosexual acts. Click here to listen to the 44 minute sermon by Pastor Matthew Trewhella entitled 4 Reasons the Magistrates Have a Duty to Criminalize Homosexual Acts.
Homosex, Scripture, & the Church Fathers. John Chrysostom said the following regarding homosexuality: “If anyone were to come and assure you that he would make you a dog instead of being a man, would you not flee from him as a plague? But lo! You have not made yourself a dog out of a man, but an animal more disgraceful than this.” John Chrysostom, 4th century. This sermon demonstrates the stark contrast between the church fathers writings about homosex and the writings of churchmen in our day. Sobering. Click here to listen to ta 52 minute sermon by Pastor Matthew Trewhella entitled Homosex, Scripture, & the Church Fathers.
The Affects of Homosex upon Americans. Americans have decided to tolerate and accommodate themselves to homosexuality. This sermon examines the ill affects of such tolerance in light of the biblical account of Lot and his family, as found in Genesis 19. If we think we can tolerate homosex in our land and it NOT affect us, we are deceived. An important sermon for our day with profound assertions. Click here to listen to the 49 minute sermon by Pastor Matt Trewhella entitled The Affects of Homosex upon Americans.
The Demise of Sodomites in a Just Society. On June 26th, 2003, the U.S. Supreme Court decriminalized sodomy. This sermon declares what punishment Scripture requires for the crime of sodomy. This sermon is loaded with American history about homosexuality. You will see clearly that we are currently a nation in rebellion to the Law of God, deserving of His righteous judgment. Click here to listen to the 46 minute sermon by Pastor Matthew Trewhella entitled The Demise of Sodomites in a Just Society.
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