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“We live in a day of abounding vagueness and indistinctness on doctrinal subjects in religion. Now, if ever, it is the duty of all advocates of clear, well-defined, sharply-cut theology, to supply proof that their views are thoroughly borne out by Scripture…”

“I hold that the Gospel of St. John, rightly interpreted, is the best and simplest answer to those who profess to admire a vague and indistinct Christianity.”

These words were penned by Bishop J.C. Ryle over 150 years ago. If this was a cause for concern back in his day, how much more is it in ours?

Join us for worship this Sunday as we rediscover that distinctive doctrine which is lacking in so much of today’s preaching by simply allowing the words of John’s Gospel to stand as they are written. Here is the tentative schedule and past recordings:

January 2017

The Prologue (John 1:1-18)

Behold the Lamb (John 1:19-34)

Calling Disciples (John 1:35-51)

The First Sign (John 2:1-12)

February 2017

Cleansing the Temple (John 2:13-25)

The New Birth (John 3:1-12)

God So Loved the World (John 3:12-21)

He Must Increase (John 3:22-36)

March 2017

The Woman at the Well (John 4:1-26)

Spirit and Truth Worship (John 4:19-26)

Witnessing (John 4:27-45)

The Second Sign (John 4:46-54)

April 2017

The Pool of Bethesda (John 5:1-15)

Jesus Persecuted (John 5:16-23)

Life and Judgment (John 5:24-30)

The Witness to Christ (5:30-47)
The Fourth Sign (6:1-14)
Walking on Water (6:15-21)

May 2017

Bread from Heaven, Part I (6:22-34)
Bread from Heaven, Part II (6:35-51)
Bread from Heaven, Part III (6:52-71)
Jesus’ Brothers (7:1-9)
Christ the Scholar (7:14-31)

June 2017

Who is This Man? (7:32-53)
Mercy for the Adulteress (Joh 8:1-11)
Jesus’ Self-Witness (8:13-30)

July 2017

Truth & Freedom (8:31-47)
Arch-Blasphemy (8:48-59)
The Sixth Sign, Part I (8:1-12)
The Sixth Sign, Part II (8:13-41)

August 2017

The Good Shepherd (10:1-18)
The Goats React (10:19-42)
The Seventh Sign, Part I (11:1-27)
The Seventh Sign, Part II (11:28-44)

September 2017

The Seventh Sign, Part III (11:45-57)
Anointing at Bethany (12:1-8)
The Triumphal Entry (12:9-19)
The Hour Has Come (12:20-36)

October 2017

Who Has believed (12:37-50)
Foot Washing (13:1-17)
The Betrayal (13:18-38)
The Only Way (14:1-11)

November 2017

In His Name (14:12-14)
Another Helper (14:15-31)
The True Vine (15:1-8)

December 2017

True Discipleship (15:9-27)
The Holy Spirit (16:1-15)
Sorrow to Joy (16:16-24)

January 2018

Overcoming the World (16:25-33)
High-Priestly Prayer, Part I (17:1-5)
High-Priestly Prayer, Part II (17:6-19)
High-Priestly Prayer, Part III (17:20-26)

February 2018

The Arrest of Jesus (18:1-14)
Peter’s Denial (18:15-27)
The Trial of Jesus (18:28-40)
Jesus Condemned (19:1-16)

March 2018

Jesus Crucified (19:17-37)
Jesus Buried (19:38-42)
The Resurrection (20:1-18)
That You May Believe (20:19-31)

April 2018

Breakfast by the Sea (21:1-14)
Feed My Sheep (21:15-25)