Sermon Series Ideas

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These are articles with ideas for sermon series. Some suggest a theme, some give an outline, and a few have full-text sermons!

  1. Sermon Series: Missions with the Lord's Prayer in Mind

    Articles Sermon Series: Missions with the Lord's Prayer in Mind

    4 Week Series Week 1: Missions in the Name of God Matthew 6:9 “Youth mission trip,” “summer service project,” and “spring workcation”…

  2. Sermon Series: Vital Elements of Worship

    Articles Sermon Series: Vital Elements of Worship

    4 Week Series Week 1: Passionate Worship Isaiah 6 Worship, very simply, is not for us. Worship is a gift that we give to someone else. Worship is for God. The origin of our…

  3. Sermon Series: Set Free (The Fruit of the Spirit)

    Articles Sermon Series: Set Free (The Fruit of the Spirit)

    3 Week Series Week 1: Set Free to Live Galatians 5:1, 13-18 Are you ready for a pop quiz? We’re going to have one on the fruit of the Spirit. Question: How many fruit are …

  4. Sermon Series: Sabbath

    Articles Sermon Series: Sabbath

    2 Week Series Week 1: Keeping Sabbath Time Genesis 2:1-3 Rest seems like a waste of time. Most of us have a difficult time imagining a day devoted to rest. We admire people who …

  5. Be Still (Sermon Series and Devotional)

    Articles Be Still (Sermon Series and Devotional)

    Life is full of movement. Movement is not a bad thing. If we are moving, we are living. We are making progress. Movement, though, is also exhausting—physically and mentally. …

  6. Sermon Series: The Sermon on the Mount

    Articles Sermon Series: The Sermon on the Mount

    4 Week Series Week 1: Called to Be Blessed Matthew 5:1-11 As we approach Matthew 5, this Gospel already seems to be moving at an alarming rate. Following Jesus’ baptism…

  7. 5 Things that Will Destroy Your Marriage

    Articles 5 Things that Will Destroy Your Marriage

    A 6-week sermon series from Pete Wilson, Cross Point Church. This series is the essential guide for anyone who is married. And a cheat sheet for anyone who hopes to be someday…

  8. Sermon Series: Generous Living

    Articles Sermon Series: Generous Living

    4 Week Series Week 1: A Little Is Enough Mark 6:30-44 “You give them something to eat,” said Jesus. Jesus can be unreasonable. I mean that not as blasphemy but as…

  9. Sermon Series: Ephesians

    Articles Sermon Series: Ephesians

    6 Week Series Week 1: The Interesting Thing About Religion is God Ephesians 1:3-14 The apostle Paul speaks in the first chapter of Ephesians, movingly and confessionally, about …

  10. Sermon Series: How Sweet the Sound

    Articles Sermon Series: How Sweet the Sound

    4 Week Series Week 1: Who Knows What Evil Lurks in the Hearts of . . . ? Romans 7:13-25; Matthew 15:10-20 My daughter is home for the weekend, which means that the stations on…

  11. Sermon Series: The Holy Spirit

    Articles Sermon Series: The Holy Spirit

    4 Week Series Week 1: Suddenly! Acts 2:1-2 It had been a difficult eight months: a change in leadership of the ministry where I work, a move to a new home, a son leaving home…

  12. Sermon Series: ChurchLife

    Articles Sermon Series: ChurchLife

    4 Week Series Week 1: Building the Church 1 Corinthians 14:1-12 Today we begin a series on life in the church. In this series, we will be exploring what it means to belong to…

  13. Sermon Series: Prayer

    Articles Sermon Series: Prayer

    4 Week Series Week 1: Divine Persona Luke 11:1-4 Psychiatrist Gerald May begins his book Addiction and Grace with a bold statement: “I am convinced that all human beings…

  14. Sermon Series: Vital Lessons from the Early Church

    Articles Sermon Series: Vital Lessons from the Early Church

    3 Week Series Week 1: When Death Is Yesterday’s News John 11:1-4, 14-44; John 20:19 Today’s sermon begins a three-part series addressing three vital lessons that…

  15. Job: A 6-Week Study

    Articles Job: A 6-Week Study

    The book of Job explores one of the most enduring questions of humanity: Why do bad things happen? Lead your congregation in a church-wide study of this faithful--yet…

  16. 8 Weeks on Romans

    Blog 8 Weeks on Romans

    Paul’s epistle to the Romans occupies much of the lectionary this summer (Year A, from the second Sunday after Pentecost through the thirteenth), so while I’ve focused …