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Seeking and Saving the Lost

“Then they sailed to the country of the Gerasenes, which is opposite Galilee. When Jesus had stepped out on land, there met him a man from the city who had demons….” Luke 8:26-27  When Jesus came into the country of the Gerasenes it appeared there was no one so helpless and hopeless in all the land as the demon possessed man.  He was…

1 Samuel Sermon Series

Join us for worship this Sunday as we continue our sermon series on 1 Samuel titled “A Ruler to Lead God’s People“. This Sunday we’ll be covering 1 Samuel 2:27-36 and this week’s message is titled “Grace Spurned, Still Grace Returned”.

Reformed Baptist Network

Cornerstone is part of a New Network for Spreading the Gospel of God’s Grace: Reformed Baptist Network From the RBNet website: “What Is the Reformed Baptist Network? Why a New Network? Missionary Vision RBNet’s vision is “to glorify God through fellowship and cooperation in fulfilling the Great Commission to the ends of the earth. RBNet…

Ruth Sermon Series

Join us for worship this Sunday for Part 5 in our sermon series on Ruth. This week’s message comes from Ruth 4 and is titled “The Redeemer’s Sacrifice and Reward”.

He is Able

And therefore He is able to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them. — Hebrews 7:25 What is translated with the word “forever” in the above verse, (or translated, “to the uttermost” in some other versions) communicates two distinct aspects of the saving work…

The Truth

Regarding the contemporary rejection of absolute truth, John Piper comments on Jesus’ words, “For this I was born, and for this I came into the world, to bear witness to the truth” (John 18:37), in a sermon “Jesus Came into the World to Bear Witness to the Truth” preached Dec. 25, 1988: “THE TRUTH!  There…

Study of Hymns

On Saturday nights this spring the Cornerstone Youth Fellowship met for fellowship and study. They learned about great hymns and music of the Christian church. Some of the well-known ones they studied are “How Great Thou Art” and the renowned Reformation hymn “A Mighty Fortress,” based on Psalm 46, for which Martin Luther wrote not…

Worship with Music

At Cornerstone we believe firmly that our worship should honor and praise our great God — not only in the preaching of His holy Word, but also in our praying, reading, confessing, giving and singing together. ALL these acts of worship are not simply ‘filler’ before the sermon. In them we practice the priesthood of…

The Messianic Cup of Wrath and Joy

(an exposition of Psalm 69) Jesus prayed, saying, My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will” (Mat. 26:39) Jesus drank the cup of utter shame, the cup of horror and desolation! Yes, in sufferings and prayer He took the cup of God’s…