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Sermons by Mpumelelo Kunene

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May 19, 2024

From God, Not From Men

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sola Fide: An Exposition of Galatians Topic: Faith, Gospel, Grace Scripture: Galatians 1:1–5

May 5, 2024

Paul Is Fairly Judged

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Justice, Judgement, Truth Scripture: Acts 25:1– 26:32

April 28, 2024

Hatred and Greed on the Roman Road

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Truth, Desires, Faithfulness Scripture: Acts 23:12– 24:27

April 21, 2024

Lessons From Paul’s Testimony in Jerusalem

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Witness, Trial, Faithfulness Scripture: Acts 21:17– 23:11

April 14, 2024

To Those Called to Suffer

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Suffering, Trial, Comfort, Christlikeness Scripture: Acts 20:1–16

April 7, 2024

Encouragement and Comfort

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Encouragement, Faithfulness, Holy Spirit, Truth Scripture: Acts 20:1–38

March 10, 2024

Near, Far, and Further Away

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Ministry Scripture: Acts 18:24– 19:20

March 3, 2024

The Innocents

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Persecution, Ministry , Obedience Scripture: Acts 18:12–17, Acts 19:21–41

February 25, 2024

When Faithfulness Is Exhausting

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Trial, Faithfulness, Perseverance Scripture: Acts 18:5–18

February 18, 2024

New Characters, Same Mission: Priscilla and Aquila

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Marriage, Family, Work Scripture: Acts 18:1–28

February 4, 2024

The Director of Our Hearts

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Stand Firm Topic: Prayer, Trial Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:16– 3:5

February 4, 2024

Three Banquets and a Spectacular Refusal

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Preservation, Providence Scripture: Esther 1:1–22

January 28, 2024

Nothing Really Has Changed

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Stand Firm Topic: Trial, Perseverance Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:15

January 21, 2024

To Those Dearly Loved in Heaven

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Stand Firm Topic: Trial, Perseverance Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:13–14

November 26, 2023

The Restorer

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Scripture: John 21:15–19

November 12, 2023

Fallacies About God

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: God, Apologetics Scripture: Acts 17:16–34

October 29, 2023

The Ignorant, the Noble, and the Curious

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Evangelism Scripture: Acts 17:1–34

October 22, 2023

Lessons From the Gospel’s Arrival In Europe

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Ministry Scripture: Acts 16

October 15, 2023

A Sharp Disagreement

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Conflict Scripture: Acts 15:36– 16:5

October 8, 2023

The Jerusalem Council

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Church Scripture: Acts 14–15

October 8, 2023

The Last Word on the Sermon on the Mount

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Scripture: Matthew 7:24–27

October 1, 2023

Deities or Servants?

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Holy Spirit Scripture: Acts 14:9–28

September 24, 2023

Gospel Rejection in the First Missionary Journey

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Gospel Scripture: Acts 13:4– 14:28

September 17, 2023

False Prophets in Recognisable Disguise

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: False Teachers Scripture: Matthew 7:15–20

September 3, 2023

How Do We Change?

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Christlikeness Scripture: Psalm 73:16– 76:28

August 27, 2023

The Christian’s Struggle With Malice

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Scripture: 1 Peter 2:1–

August 20, 2023

Prayers Heard and Answered

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: Prayer Scripture: Matthew 7:7–10

August 6, 2023

Birds, Lilies, Grass and Anxiety

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Scripture: Matthew 6:25–35

July 16, 2023

Approved Fasting

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: Fasting Scripture: Matthew 6:16–18

July 9, 2023

Jesus on Prayer

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: Prayer Scripture: Matthew 6:5–15

June 11, 2023

Set Apart for Good Works

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Missions Scripture: Acts 12:25– 13:3

June 4, 2023

The King Who Knew Not His Limits

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Pride Scripture: Acts 12:1–25

May 28, 2023

The Christians

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Identity Scripture: Acts 11:22

May 21, 2023

Resistors and Conductors

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Gospel Scripture: Acts 11:1–23

May 21, 2023

Adultery and All His Friends

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: Lust Scripture: Matthew 5:27–30

May 7, 2023

Jesus and the Law

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Sermon on the Mount Topic: Sermon on the mount Scripture: Matthew 5–6

April 23, 2023

How to Live When God is Here (Part II)

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Series 2023: Lessons from Leviticus Topic: Atonement, Compassion, Hospitality, Justice Scripture: Leviticus 17:10–16, Leviticus 19:1–37

April 9, 2023

Leviticus and the Resurrection

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Series 2023: Lessons from Leviticus Topic: Resurrection, Easter Scripture: Leviticus 26:1–12

April 2, 2023

The Holiness Code

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Series 2023: Lessons from Leviticus Topic: Holiness Scripture: Leviticus 11–14

March 26, 2023

The Levitical Priesthood

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Series 2023: Lessons from Leviticus Topic: Easter Scripture: Leviticus 8–10

March 12, 2023

We Are Not After What We Should Be

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Scripture: John 6:22–40

January 8, 2023

An Ambition for The New Year

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: New Year 2023 Scripture: Psalm 119:57–64

January 1, 2023

A Prayer for the New Year

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: New Year 2023 Scripture: Psalm 119:33–40

November 20, 2022

The Holy Spirit Arrives at the End of the Earth

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Genesis 10:44–48

November 13, 2022

Good News of Peace from the Lord of All

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 10:36–43

November 13, 2022

Pray for Believers

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: One Another Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 3:10

November 6, 2022

The Meaning and Mystery of Peter’s Vision

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 10:17–35

November 6, 2022

Lies, Deceit and the Christian

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: One Another Scripture: Colossians 3:9–10

October 30, 2022

Peter’s Vision at the End of the Earth

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Genesis 10:9–16

October 30, 2022

Out Do One Another In Showing Honour

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: One Another Scripture: Romans 12:10

October 9, 2022

The Call of Cornelius

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 10:1–7

October 2, 2022

Peter on The Road to the End of the Earth

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 9:33–43

September 25, 2022

A Persecuted Convert and A Comforted Church

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 9:1–19

September 4, 2022

An Enemy Conquered

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 9:1–19

June 26, 2022

The Function of the New Testament Overseer

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Church leadership Scripture: 1 Timothy 4:11

June 19, 2022

The Character of the New Testament Elder

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Scripture: 1 Timothy 3:1–7

June 12, 2022

The Titles of the New Testament Pastor

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Church leadership Scripture: 1 Peter 5:1–3

April 15, 2022

Righteous yet Forsaken

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Series: As Told By the Prophets Topic: Prophets, Crucifixion, Easter Scripture: Psalm 22:1–21

March 20, 2022

The Curious Case of Simon the Magician

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Scripture: Acts 8:9–25

March 13, 2022

A Scattered Church and the Gospel in Samaria

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Joy, Trial Scripture: Acts 8:4–8

February 20, 2022

The First Christian Diaspora

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Rebuke Scripture: Acts 7:54– 8:3

February 13, 2022

Stephen's Message to Israel - You Stiff-Necked People

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Temple, Judaism Scripture: Acts 6:15– 7:53

February 7, 2022

The Powers of Darkness Strike Back

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Temple Scripture: Acts 6:8–14

January 30, 2022

Seven Chosen

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Partiality, Leadership Scripture: Acts 6:1

January 23, 2022

The Mechanics of Persecution

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Persecution Scripture: Acts 5:17–42

January 16, 2022

Many Signs and Wonders

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Miracles Scripture: Acts 5:12–16

November 28, 2021

You Should Be Very Afraid

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Fear of God, God, Greed, Deception Scripture: Acts 4:36– 5:11

November 21, 2021

Not A Needy Person Among Them

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Money, Relationships, Unity, Love Scripture: Acts 4:32–35

November 14, 2021

The Church Prays for Boldness

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Persecution, Prayer, Boldness Scripture: Acts 4:23–31

October 10, 2021

A Nation Rages

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Perseverance, Politics, Persecution Scripture: Acts 4:1–22

October 3, 2021

By Faith in His Name

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Miracles, Gospel, Jesus Christ Scripture: Acts 3:1–26

September 26, 2021

The New Humanity

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Conversion, Frienship, Fellowship Scripture: Acts 2:42–47

September 19, 2021

God's Message to Israel

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Forgiveness, Guilt Scripture: Acts 2:22–41

September 5, 2021

Preparations for Ministry

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Leadership, Discipleship Scripture: Acts 1:12–26

August 29, 2021

Two Distractions and a Clear Mission

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Ministry , Church Scripture: Acts 1:4–11

August 22, 2021

Hey Siri, Who is Jesus?

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Rise of the Empire - Acts Topic: Jesus Christ Scripture: Acts 1:1–3

June 13, 2021

The New Testament Deacon and Gospel Women

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Deacons, Discipleship Scripture: 1 Timothy 3:11–13

June 6, 2021

The New Testament Deacon: His Life and Function

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Deacons Scripture: 1 Timothy 3:8–10, Acts 6:1–7

May 9, 2021

A Song of Faith

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Faithfulness Amid Chaos - Habakkuk Topic: Sing Scripture: Habakkuk 3:1–19

April 25, 2021

How Long, O Lord?

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Faithfulness Amid Chaos - Habakkuk Topic: Prayer, Faith Scripture: Habakkuk 1:1–11

April 2, 2021

A Superior Sacrifice

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter 2021 Topic: Easter Scripture: Hebrews 10:1–18

March 14, 2021

Bear With Others

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Bearing, Patience Scripture: Ephesians 4:1–3

February 21, 2021

A Dangerous Desire

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Sin Scripture: 2 Samuel 13:1–22

January 24, 2021

Grieve, But Not Without Hope

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Grief Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 4:13–18

December 27, 2020

The Son's Life As a Man

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Jesus Christ: Before and After Incarnation Topic: Jesus Christ, Christmas, Christology Scripture: Hebrews 2:5–18

November 1, 2020

The Practical Implications of Believing the True Gospel

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Gospel, Reformation Scripture: Colossians 3:1–17

September 20, 2020

Let No One Disqualify You

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Christology, Discipleship Scripture: Colossians 2:8–23

July 26, 2020

The Folly of Idolatry: A World of Senseless Minds

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Happiness, Idolatry Scripture: Isaiah 44:9–20

July 19, 2020

The Folly of Idolatry: Departing From the Only God

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Idolatry Scripture: Isaiah 44:6–8

May 3, 2020

Therefore, Be Patient

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: James Topic: Security, Judgement, Patience Scripture: James 5:7–11

April 26, 2020

True Wisdom Makes Peace

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: James Topic: Wisdom Scripture: James 3:13–18

April 19, 2020

Doers and Hearers

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: James Topic: Obedience Scripture: James 1:23–25

December 1, 2019

Beware the Multicoloured Robe

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: As The Sparks Fly Upward Topic: Partiality, Anger Scripture: Genesis 37:1–15

November 17, 2019

When the Deceiver is Deceived

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: As The Sparks Fly Upward Topic: Greed, Lust, Relationships Scripture: Genesis 29:1–35

September 22, 2019

The Aim of Repentance

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Repentance Topic: Repentance Scripture: Psalm 51:1–19

September 15, 2019

Happy are those who Repent

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Repentance Topic: Confession, Repentance Scripture: Psalm 32:1–11

September 8, 2019

You Are Called to Repentance

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Repentance Topic: Repentance Scripture: Hosea 14:1–8

July 7, 2019

Wisdom is Found in Others

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Proverbs Topic: Wisdom Scripture: Proverbs 12:15

June 9, 2019

Tell The Truth

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Proverbs Topic: Lies Scripture: Proverbs 12:22

May 12, 2019

The Herald of Freedom

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Christology Scripture: Isaiah 61:1–3

April 14, 2019

A Servant of Salvation

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Salvation Scripture: Isaiah 49:1–6

March 31, 2019

A Tale of Two Enemies: Hospitality and Pride

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Truth, Love and Hospitality Topic: Hospitality Scripture: 3 John 1:1–15

March 24, 2019

Walk In Truth

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Truth, Love and Hospitality Topic: Love, Truth Scripture: 2 John 1:1–13

January 13, 2019

Watch And Pray

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Holiness Scripture: Luke 21:34–36, 2 Kings 9:17–20

December 2, 2018

The Fundamentals of Christian Maturity

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Maturity Scripture: Philippians 3:12–15

November 18, 2018

Glorious Things Of You Are Spoken

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: The Sons Of Korah Topic: Identity Scripture: Psalm 87:1–6

November 18, 2018

Glorious Things of Thee are Spoken

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Scripture: Psalm 87:1–7

August 26, 2018

Ten Things You Lack

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Scripture: Mark 10:17–22

July 29, 2018

Help My Unbelief

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Glimpses of Christ Scripture: Mark 9:14–24

April 1, 2018

The Risen Christ Who Had To Die

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Easter Services 2018 Topic: Resurrection Scripture: Luke 21:1

February 18, 2018

Why Heritage Exists: Membership

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Vision Series 2018 Topic: Church Membership Scripture: Acts 2:42–47

January 28, 2018

You Shall Not Murder

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Anger Scripture: Matthew 5:21–26

August 27, 2017

Surely God Is Good To His People!

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Scripture: Psalm 73:1–26

August 27, 2017

Run To Exit 1013

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Scripture: 1 Corinthians 10:12–13

June 4, 2017

Rejoice In That Which I Create

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: Standalone Sermons Topic: Heaven Scripture: Isaiah 65:17–25

December 11, 2016

Behold, The Excellent Servant

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Jesus Christ Scripture: Isaiah 42:1–2

June 19, 2016

Forward

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: A Picture Of A Gospel Centered Church Topic: Sanctification Scripture: Philippians 3:12–16

June 5, 2016

Pictures of a Christ Centered Christian

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Series: A Picture Of A Gospel Centered Church Topic: Christlikeness Scripture: Philippians 2:19–30

February 28, 2016

Profile Of An Unholy Ambition

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Worship Scripture: 1 Kings 12:25–33

January 10, 2016

A Worthy Resolution (Habakkuk 3v17-19)

Preacher: Mpumelelo Kunene Topic: Joy Scripture: Habakkuk 3:17–19