The Born-Again Sermons, Part V: When Jesus Wept

A Sermon by Pastor Chico Martin

April 2, 2017 5th Sunday of Lent

John 11:1-45

Last week I got a note from a friend in New Hampshire.  I had sent him a copy of the sermon you also received.   It was the first part of the series of Born-Again sermons I have been preaching this Lent, and it was on Temptation.  My friend thanked me, and commented.  He said, “I have experienced spiritual warfare often, especially when getting closer to Jesus.”  His comment was perceptive.  We are all getting closer to Jesus, and this means we are exposed to greater risks from temptation. Continue reading