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Andy Duke

Andy Duke

Boston, [email protected] Peters is the lead pastor at City on a Hill Church - Brighton in Boston, MA. He and his wife, Emily, and two daughters feel called to minister to the people of Brighton, which they now call home. Prayer Requests Pray...

Life Together In Jesus’ Family

Life Together In Jesus’ Family

Life Together In Jesus' FamilyDo you feel lonely? Do these feelings reemerge frequently? If so, you are not alone. According to recent studies compiled by the Surgeon General's office, the majority of American teenagers and adults feel "noticeably lonely." This...

Middle East Conflict & The Gospel

Middle East Conflict & The Gospel

We are living during a time of tremendous conflict and within a culture that is feeling a famine that is “not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the Lord” (Amos 8:11). Most people know far more about what’s happening in the world...

WE GIVE THANKS

WE GIVE THANKS

Psalm 138 is a reflection on God's unwavering love, faithfulness, and protection, inspiring the psalmist to offer heartfelt gratitude and praise.Related Sermons

SEND IT ON AHEAD

SEND IT ON AHEAD

In Matthew 6:19-24, Jesus advises focusing on heavenly treasures rather than amassing earthly wealth, as where our treasures are reflects the state of our hearts. He warns against serving both God and money, urging a singular devotion. In Luke 16:1-14, Jesus tells a...

ENTRUSTED WITH TREASURE

ENTRUSTED WITH TREASURE

ENTRUSTED WITH TREASUREIn Matthew 25:14-30 we read the Parable of the Talents - Three servants receive money from their master. Two invest and double their talents, while one fears and hides his. The master rewards the faithful and condemns the fearful servant. 1...

NOT THE END

NOT THE END

In Daniel 12, the final chapter of the Book of Daniel, it foretells a time of unprecedented distress. Many will be resurrected, some to everlasting life and others to everlasting contempt. The prophet Daniel is instructed to seal up the words of the scroll until the...

THE TOUCH OF GOD

THE TOUCH OF GOD

THE TOUCH OF GOD In Daniel 10, Daniel, a prophet, receives his final vision that’s described over three chapters. In this vision is a great and enduring conflict that leads Daniel into some hopelessness and depression. But, in the vision, is a description of a “man in...

THE ANOINTED ONE

THE ANOINTED ONE

THE ANOINTED ONE In Daniel 9:20-27, Daniel, a prophet, reflects upon the words of Jeremiah and realizes that the appointed time for the exile of the Israelites is drawing near. He turns to God in fervent prayer, confessing the sins of his people and acknowledging...

PRAYING FOR GOD’S SAKE

PRAYING FOR GOD’S SAKE

PRAYING FOR GOD'S SAKEIn Daniel 9:1-19, Daniel, a prophet, reflects upon the words of Jeremiah and realizes that the appointed time for the exile of the Israelites is drawing near. He turns to God in fervent prayer, confessing the sins of his people and acknowledging...

THE COMING GOAT

THE COMING GOAT

In Daniel Chapter 8, Daniel receives another powerful vision that unfolds before him. In this vision, he sees a ram with two horns representing the Medo-Persian Empire, and a male goat with a notable horn symbolizing the Greek Empire under Alexander the Great. The...

KINGDOM MYSTERIES

KINGDOM MYSTERIES

In Daniel Chapter 7, Daniel receives a prophetic vision filled with symbolic imagery and future events. He sees four great beasts representing different earthly kingdoms, followed by the appearance of the Ancient of Days, seated on a throne of judgment. In the vision,...

COURAGE GROWS DAILY

COURAGE GROWS DAILY

In Daniel Chapter 6, Daniel's enemies conspired against him and convinced King Darius to issue a decree forbidding prayer to any god or man except the king. Despite the consequences, Daniel remained faithful to his God and continued to pray. As a result, he was thrown...

Bible Reading

Bible Reading

At Providence, we believe that reading the Bible is an essential part of our spiritual growth and understanding of God's word. That's why we've created a daily reading program that allows us to read through the Bible together. By following this program, we read...

Aaron and Emily Peters

Aaron and Emily Peters

Boston, [email protected] Peters is the lead pastor at City on a Hill Church - Brighton in Boston, MA. He and his wife, Emily, and two daughters feel called to minister to the people of Brighton, which they now call home. Prayer Requests Pray...

One Way To Heaven (Sermon Manuscript)

One Way To Heaven (Sermon Manuscript)

Romans 10:1-17 Today we conclude our series, “Did God Really Say,” looking at God’s design for human flourishing, the confusion that exists when we reject those designs, and then God’s path for restoration. “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth”...

Doing What Is Right For Others (Sermon Manuscript)

Doing What Is Right For Others (Sermon Manuscript)

Isaiah 58:1-14 Today we continue our series, “Did God Really Say,” looking at God’s design for human flourishing, the confusion that exists when we reject those designs in areas such as authority, sanctity of life, race, gender, sexuality, personal responsibility,...

The Sour Grapes of Injustice (Sermon Manuscript)

The Sour Grapes of Injustice (Sermon Manuscript)

Genesis 1:1; Ezekiel 18:1-32; Romans 3:23-26 Today we continue our series, “Did God Really Say,” looking at God’s design for human flourishing, the confusion that exists in areas of authority, sanctity of life, race, gender, sexuality, responsibility, justice, and...

Social Justice and the Gospel

Social Justice and the Gospel

‘Social justice’ is a term that suffers from competing definitions and interpretations. From a distance, the term echoes noble desires in the human heart for righteousness and justice to sweep over society. Such are the visions we are led to imagine when Isaiah...

Precious In His Sight (Sermon Manuscript)

Precious In His Sight (Sermon Manuscript)

Genesis 1:26-27; Ephesians 2:13-22; Revelation 7:9-10 Today we continue our series, “Did God Really Say,” looking at God’s design for human flourishing, the confusion that exists in areas of authority, sanctity of life, race, gender, sexuality, responsibility,...

Coming King – Advent Devotional by Brian Frost

Coming King – Advent Devotional by Brian Frost

The Advent season is a unique time for Christians to prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus, the coming King. This 25-day devotional guide written by Pastor Brian Frost will walk you through the grand narrative of Scripture, from Genesis to Revelation, revealing key...

Critical Theory and The Gospel

Critical Theory and The Gospel

In recent years, movements such as ‘critical race theory,’ ‘intersectionality,’ ‘queer theory,’ and ‘social justice’ have become very popular. These movements, which are rapidly shaping modern thought, law, education, and entertainment, draw from an older...

Critical Race Theory and The Gospel

Critical Race Theory and The Gospel

Critical Race Theory (CRT) has been taught in universities for years, but its impact on public policy was limited until recently. The precepts of CRT have now flowed outside the universities, affecting K-12 schools, workplaces, federal and state government, military,...

Life In The Womb To The Tomb (Sermon Manuscript)

Life In The Womb To The Tomb (Sermon Manuscript)

Genesis 1:25-27; Jeremiah 1:5 Today we continue our series, “Did God Really Say,” looking at God’s design for human flourishing, the brokenness that exists in areas of authority, life, race, gender, sexuality, responsibility, and justice, and then God’s path for...

Spiritual Faultlines (Sermon Manuscript)

Spiritual Faultlines (Sermon Manuscript)

Genesis 3:1-6 Today we begin a new series, entitled, “Did God Really Say?” We are going to examine the foundations God designed for human flourishing, the brokenness and confusion that exists in areas such as authority, life’s sanctity, race, gender, sexuality,...

Spiritual Faultlines

Spiritual Faultlines

A fault line is where the earth shifts and creates a divide between two parts of the earth. Spiritual fault lines, then, are beliefs about God that divide humanity between a place of flourishing and a place of brokenness. Every part of life, including our identity,...

Praying in the Spirit

Praying in the Spirit

Jesus came, he lived without sin. He died on the cross for our sin. He rose from the dead and He says, If you will believe in me, I will take your sin and I will give you my righteousness so that all the righteous requirements of the law... Is what it says in verse...

Gifted by the Spirit

Gifted by the Spirit

First Corinthians chapter 12, starting in verse one says, “Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be uninformed. You know that when you were pagans, you were led astray to mute idols however you were led. Therefore, I want you to understand...

Walking by the Spirit

Walking by the Spirit

When Jesus’ followers, when they received the Holy Spirit, we saw this in Acts 2 last week, the very first thing that they were inclined to do is the very thing Jesus said would happen, and that is that when they received the Holy Spirit power would come upon them,...

The Promise of the Holy Spirit

The Promise of the Holy Spirit

We’ll be in John chapter 14. We’re also, just for a few verses, and then we’re going to be in John chapter 16 - also, just one page to the right. But what I want to encourage you to consider this morning is just how amazing and gracious it is that the God over the...