An Evangelical Free Church in Cary, NC

Sermons on Trials

“The Seed on Rocky Ground”

Following Jesus is not for the faint of heart:

1. Joy which accompanies the reception of the message of salvation is often short-lived.

2. Trials and Persecution are inevitable, and they will test a person’s commitment to Christ and His word.

Thankfully we have a Savior–Jesus–who does not let us go. He carries us when we have no strength of our own, and His Spirit gives us the strength to trust Him daily.

Exodus chapter eighteen–scripture reading

Exodus 18:1–15 ESV [1] Jethro, the priest of Midian, Moses’ father-in-law, heard of all that God had done for Moses and for Israel his people, how the LORD had brought Israel out of Egypt. [2] Now Jethro, Moses’ father-in-law, had taken Zipporah, Moses’ wife, after he had sent her home, [3] along with her two sons. The name of the one was…