Kirk E. Miller - Preaching & Teaching

Kirk E. Miller - Preaching & Teaching

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Preaching and teaching from the ministry of Kirk E. Miller.


Love’s Assurance (1 John 4:12-20)
Oct 18 • 44 min
Love’s Assurance (1 John 4:12-20) CrossWay Community Church October 18th, 2020
Love is From God (1 John 4:7-11)
Oct 11 • 47 min
Love is From God (1 John 4:7-11) CrossWay Community Church October 11th, 2020
Love One Another (1 John 3:11-18)
Sep 20 • 41 min
Love One Another (1 John 3:11-18) CrossWay Community Church September 20th, 2020
Sin & the Christian (1 John 3:4-6)
Sep 6 • 41 min
Sin & the Christian (1 John 3:4-6) CrossWay Community Church September 6th, 2020
Abide (1 John 2:24-27)
Aug 16 • 31 min
Abide (1 John 2:24-27) CrossWay Community Church August 16th, 2020
Do Not Love the World (1 John 2:15-17)
Aug 2 • 36 min
Do Not Love the World (1 John 2:15-17) CrossWay Community Church August 2nd, 2020
Our Righteous, Wrath-Satisfying Intercessor (1 John 2:1-2)
Jul 5 • 44 min
This sermon was delivered during COVID, outside of our regular facilities. So please excuse the poor audio quality. Our Righteous, Wrath-Satisfying Intercessor (1 John 2:1-2) CrossWay Community Church July 5th, 2020
Fellowship in the Apostolic Gospel (1 John 1:1-4)
Jun 14 • 35 min
This sermon was delivered outdoors during COVID. So please excuse the poor audio quality. Fellowship in the Apostolic Gospel (1 John 1:1-4) CrossWay Community Church June 14th, 2020
God Cannot Need Anything, Be Indifferent to Evil, or Fail to Accomplish His Purposes
May 24 • 42 min
This sermon was delivered during the Coronavirus “stay at home” order, and so was conducted virtually as we held our services over Zoom. God Cannot Need Anything, Be Indifferent to Evil, or Fail to Accomplish His Purposes CrossWay Community Church May…
God Cannot Lie, Change, or Improve
May 10 • 38 min
This sermon was delivered during the Coronavirus “stay at home” order, and so was conducted virtually as we held our services over Zoom. God Cannot Lie, Change, or Improve CrossWay Community Church May 10th, 2020
God Cannot Make a Mistake; God Cannot Waste Our Suffering
Apr 26 • 41 min
This sermon was delivered during the Coronavirus “stay at home” order, and so was conducted virtually as we held our services over Zoom. God Cannot Make a Mistake; God Cannot Waste Our Suffering CrossWay Community Church April 26th, 2020
Raised for Our Justification (Romans 4:25)
Apr 12 • 42 min
This sermon was delivered during the Coronavirus “stay at home” order, and so was conducted virtually as we held our services over Zoom. Raised for Our Justification (Romans 4:25) CrossWay Community Church April 12th, 2020
Gethsemane: Prelude to the Cross (Mark 14:32-42)
Mar 29 • 38 min
This sermon was delivered during the Coronavirus “stay at home” order, and so was conducted virtually as we held our services over Zoom. Gethsemane: Prelude to the Cross (Mark 14:32-42) CrossWay Community Church March 29th, 2020 *This sermon was delivered…
Living Life Backwards: Living Life Now in Light of Its End (Ecclesiastes 11:7-12:7)
Mar 1 • 39 min
Living Life Backwards: Living Life Now in Light of Its End (Ecclesiastes 11:7-12:7) CrossWay Community Church March 1st, 2020
Act Like You Don’t Know: Living in Light of Uncertainty (Ecclesiastes 11:1-6)
Feb 23 • 41 min
Act Like You Don’t Know: Living in Light of Uncertainty CrossWay Community Church February 23rd, 2020
The King’s an Idiot (Ecclesiastes 9:13-10:20)
Feb 16 • 41 min
The King’s an Idiot (Ecclesiastes 9:13-10:20) CrossWay Community Church February 16th, 2020
The Wisdom of Knowing the Limits of Wisdom (Ecclesiastes 7:15-29)
Jan 27 • 40 min
The Wisdom of Knowing the Limits of Wisdom (Ecclesiastes 7:15-29) CrossWay Community Church January 26th, 2020
Economic Woes (Ecclesiastes 5:8-6:9)
Jan 14 • 37 min
Economic Woes (Ecclesiastes 5:8-6:9) CrossWay Community Church January 12th, 2020
Sharing Our Flesh; Tasting Our Death (Hebrews 2:5-18)
Dec 28, 2019 • 35 min
Sharing Our Flesh; Tasting Our Death (Hebrews 2:5-18) CrossWay Community Church December 22nd, 2019
A Better Name: “Son of God” (Hebrews 1:1-14)
Dec 16, 2019 • 42 min
A Better Name: “Son of God” CrossWay Community Church December 15th, 2019
A Dysfunctional Social Order (Ecclesiastes 4:1-16)
Nov 18, 2019 • 40 min
A Dysfunctional Social Order (Ecclesiastes 4:1-16) CrossWay Community Church November 17th, 2019
Chasing Joy in a Messed Up World (Ecclesiastes 2:12-26)
Nov 11, 2019 • 34 min
CrossWay Community Church - Nov 3rd, 2019
From Nothing Matters to Everything Matters (Ecclesiastes)
Oct 6, 2019 • 38 min
From Nothing Matters to Everything Matters (Ecclesiastes) CrossWay Community Church October 6th, 2019
The Importance of Sound Doctrine
Sep 10, 2019 • 38 min
The Importance of Sound Doctrine CrossWay Community Church September 8th, 2019
Paul’s Gospel Testimony Preserved to Rome, Pt. 2 (Acts 24:1-26:32)
Aug 11, 2019 • 43 min
Paul’s Gospel Testimony Preserved to Rome, Pt. 2 (Acts 24:1-26:32) CrossWay Community Church August 11th, 2019
Paul’s Mandate & Model for Ministry (Acts 20:1-38)
Jul 14, 2019 • 35 min
Paul’s Mandate & Model for Ministry (Acts 20:1-38) CrossWay Community Church July 14th, 2019
From John to Jesus (Acts 18:24-19:7)
Jun 23, 2019 • 34 min
From John to Jesus (Acts 18:24-19:7) CrossWay Community Church June 23rd, 2019
Jealous Opposition vs. Eager Examination (Acts 17:1-15)
Jun 2, 2019 • 33 min
Jealous Opposition vs. Eager Examination (Acts 17:1-15) CrossWay Community Church June 2nd, 2019
Work What God Is Working (Philippians 2:12-13)
May 5, 2019 • 33 min
Work What God Is Working (Philippians 2:12-13) CrossWay Community Church May 5th, 2019
Work What God Is Working (Philippians 2:12-13) - MRM Graduation Charge
Apr 26, 2019 • 18 min
Today I had the privilege of delivering the charge at the Milwaukee Rescue Mission where some men from their recovery program, New Journey, were graduating from the program today. Two of these men were individuals I was assigned to and worked with…
Death, Deliverance, and Divine Judgment (Acts 12:1-24)
Mar 10, 2019 • 46 min
Death, Deliverance, and Divine Judgment (Acts 12:1-24) CrossWay Community Church March 10th, 2019
Gentile Pentecost (Acts 10:1-11:18)
Feb 24, 2019 • 44 min
Gentile Pentecost (Acts 10:1-11:18) CrossWay Community Church February 24th, 2019
The Gospel’s Extension & Preservation (Acts 8:1-25)
Jan 27, 2019 • 48 min
The Gospel’s Extension & Preservation (Acts 8:1-25) CrossWay Community Church January 27th, 2019
Unstoppable (Acts 5:12-42)
Jan 6, 2019 • 45 min
Unstoppable (Acts 5:12-42) CrossWay Community Church January 6th, 2019
You Don’t Have What It Takes (MRM Graduation Charge)
Dec 28, 2018 • 14 min
You Don’t Have What It Takes Graduation charge New Journey program at the Milwaukee Rescue Mission December 28th, 2018 More info at kirkmillerblog.com.
The Angels’ Song: Gloria in Excelsis (Luke 2:1-20)
Dec 16, 2018 • 39 min
The Angels’ Song: Gloria in Excelsis (Luke 2:1-20) Songs of Advent: From Luke’s Gospel CrossWay Community Church December 16th, 2018
Deception in the Ranks (Acts 4:32-5:11)
Nov 25, 2018 • 42 min
Deception in the Ranks (Acts 4:32-5:11) CrossWay Community Church November 25th, 2018
The Product of Pentecost: Birthmarks of the Newborn Church (Acts 2:41-47)
Nov 4, 2018 • 42 min
The Product of Pentecost: Birthmarks of the Newborn Church (Acts 2:41-47) CrossWay Community Church November 4th, 2018
Restoring the Roster of God’s End-Time Israel (Acts 1:12-26)
Oct 14, 2018 • 43 min
Restoring the Roster of God’s End-Time Israel (Acts 1:12-26) CrossWay Community Church October 14th, 2018
God’s Faithfulness: The Promise-Keeping God
Aug 26, 2018 • 34 min
God’s Faithfulness: The Promise-Keeping God CrossWay Community Church August 26th, 2018
Take Care: Guard & Grow (2 Peter 3:16b-18)
Jul 29, 2018 • 34 min
Take Care: Guard & Grow (2 Peter 3:16b-18) CrossWay Community Church July 29th, 2018
The Resume of a False Teacher (2 Peter 2:10-16)
Jun 17, 2018 • 45 min
The Resume of a False Teacher (2 Peter 2:10-16) CrossWay Community Church June 17th, 2018
Truth Remembered; Truth Confirmed (2 Peter 1:12-21)
May 13, 2018 • 44 min
Truth Remembered; Truth Confirmed (2 Peter 1:12-21) CrossWay Community Church May 13th, 2018
A Salvation that Produces Godliness (2 Peter 1:5-9)
Apr 30, 2018 • 19 min
A Salvation that Produces Godliness (2 Peter 1:5-9) Milwaukee Rescue Mission April 30th, 2018
Standing in Christ; Growing in Christ (2 Peter 1:1-2)
Apr 15, 2018 • 46 min
Standing in Christ; Growing in Christ (2 Peter 1:1-2) CrossWay Community Church April 15th, 2018
If It Hadn’t Been For God (Psalm 124)
Mar 18, 2018 • 43 min
If It Hadn’t Been For God (Psalm 124) South City Church March 18th, 2018
Habakkuk: From Complaint to Confidence; From Protest to Praise
Feb 25, 2018 • 39 min
Habakkuk: From Complaint to Confidence; From Protest to Praise CrossWay Community Church (Milwaukee) February 25, 2018
God’s Precious Word (Psalm 119:129-136)
Jan 28, 2018 • 42 min
God’s Precious Word (Psalm 119:129-136) South City Church January 28, 2018
5 Imperatives for Suffering Sojourners (1 Peter 5:6-14)
Jan 14, 2018 • 37 min
5 Imperatives for Suffering Sojourners (1 Peter 5:6-14) South City Church January 14, 2018
The Great Exchange of the Incarnation (2 Corinthians 8:9)
Dec 17, 2017 • 30 min
The following sermon was preached at South City Church on December 17, 2017. In anticipation of Christmas, it explores the theme of Christ’s incarnation, based out of Paul’s words in 2 Corinthians 8:9.
Suffering with Christ (1 Peter 4:12-19)
Dec 3, 2017 • 36 min
Suffering with Christ (1 Peter 4:12-19) South City Church December 3, 2017
Resolute Suffering (1 Peter 4:1-6)
Nov 19, 2017 • 39 min
Resolute Suffering (1 Peter 4:1-6) South City Church November 19, 2017
The Suffering Christian’s Victorious Christ (1 Peter 3:18-22)
Nov 12, 2017 • 40 min
The Suffering Christian’s Victorious Christ (1 Peter 3:18-22) South City Church November 12, 2017
The Christian Approach to Mistreatment (1 Peter 3:8-12)
Oct 29, 2017 • 36 min
The Christian Approach to Mistreatment (1 Peter 3:8-12) South City Church October 29, 2017
The Formal Cause of the Reformation: Sola Scriptura
Oct 15, 2017 • 40 min
The following sermon is the first half of a two-part series on the Protestant Reformation, in celebration and memorial of its 500th year anniversary. The series covered the formal cause of the Reformation (sola scriptura, “scripture alone”), as well as…
Why Church Membership?
Sep 10, 2017 • 36 min
Why Church Membership? South City Church September 10, 2017
Stepping Up to the Plate: Every Member a Disciple-Making Disciple (Ephesians 4:7-16)
Aug 27, 2017 • 39 min
Stepping Up to the Plate: Every Member a Disciple-Making Disciple (Ephesians 4:7-16) South City Church August 27, 2017
The Church: Myths and Misconceptions (Part 2)
Aug 6, 2017 • 33 min
The Church: Myths and Misconceptions (Part 2) South City Church August 6, 2017
The Church: Myths and Misconceptions (Part 1)
Jul 30, 2017 • 35 min
The Church: Myths and Misconceptions (Part 1) South City Church July 30, 2017
Serious Church: Taking the Christian Life Seriously through the Church’s Practice of Discipline (Matthew 18:15-20; 1 Corinthians 5:1-13)
Jul 9, 2017 • 50 min
Serious Church: Taking the Christian Life Seriously through the Church’s Practice of Discipline (Matthew 18:15-20; 1 Corinthians 5:1-13) South City Church July 9, 2017
Missional Submission (1 Peter 3:1-7)
Jun 11, 2017 • 44 min
Missional Submission (1 Peter 3:1-7) South City Church June 11, 2017
How to Relate to the State as Sojourners & Citizens of a Different Kingdom (1 Peter 2:13-17) — Part 2
May 14, 2017 • 37 min
How to Relate to the State as Sojourners & Citizens of a Different Kingdom (1 Peter 2:13-17) — Part 2 South City Church May 14, 2017
How to Relate to the State as Sojourners & Citizens of a Different Kingdom (1 Peter 2:13-17) — Part 1
May 7, 2017 • 46 min
How to Relate to the State as Sojourners & Citizens of a Different Kingdom (1 Peter 2:13-17) — Part 1 South City Church May 7, 2017
Our Identity & Calling in Christ (1 Peter 2:4-10)
Apr 23, 2017 • 55 min
Our Identity & Calling in Christ (1 Peter 2:4-10) South City Church April 23, 2017
An Insatiable Appetite for Growth (1 Peter 2:1-3)
Apr 9, 2017 • 45 min
An Insatiable Appetite for Growth (1 Peter 2:1-3) South City Church April 9, 2017
Fear-Filled Foreigners (1 Peter 1:17-21)
Mar 26, 2017 • 54 min
Fear-Filled Foreigners (1 Peter 1:17-21) South City Church March 26, 2017
Our Salvation — The Yearning of the Prophets; The Gawking of Angels (1 Peter 1:10-12)
Mar 12, 2017 • 35 min
Our Salvation — The Yearning of the Prophets; The Gawking of Angels (1 Peter 1:10-12) South City Church March 12, 2017
Preservation by Mean of Perseverance (1 Peter 1:5)
Feb 26, 2017 • 50 min
Preservation by Mean of Perseverance (1 Peter 1:5) South City Church February 26, 2017
Our Identity as Saved Strangers (1 Peter 1:1-2)
Feb 12, 2017 • 49 min
Our Identity as Saved Strangers (1 Peter 1:1-2) South City Church February 12, 2017
Perseverance: A Community Project (James 5:19-20)
Feb 5, 2017 • 39 min
Perseverance: A Community Project (James 5:19-20) South City Church February 5, 2017
An Integrity That Needs No Oaths (James 5:12)
Jan 22, 2017 • 48 min
An Integrity That Needs No Oaths (James 5:12) South City Church January 22, 2017
Athanasius’ Biblical Doctrine of the Incarnation
Jan 1, 2017 • 39 min
The following sermon was preached at South City Church on January 1, 2017. It is a Christmas sermon exploring the theme of Christ’s incarnation utilizing the work of the Athanasius (296-373).
Wealth: It’s Misuse, Abuse, & Nonuse (James 5:1-6)
Dec 4, 2016 • 43 min
Wealth: It’s Misuse, Abuse, & Nonuse (James 5:1-6) South City Church December 4, 2016
There’s One Judge, and It Isn’t You (James 4:11-12)
Nov 13, 2016 • 38 min
There’s One Judge, and It Isn’t You (James 4:11-12) South City Church November 13, 2016
Fights, Unfaithfulness, and Future Grace (James 4:1-10)
Nov 6, 2016 • 39 min
Fights, Unfaithfulness, and Future Grace (James 4:1-10) South City Church November 6, 2016
The Trouble With Our Talk (James 3:1-12)
Oct 23, 2016 • 33 min
The Trouble With Our Talk (James 3:1-12) South City Church October 23, 2016
The Problem With Partiality (James 2:1-13)
Oct 9, 2016 • 56 min
The Problem With Partiality (James 2:1-13) South City Church October 9, 2016
What Does a Miserable Christian Sing? (Lament Psalms; Psalm 13)
Apr 3, 2016 • 42 min
What Does a Miserable Christian Sing? (Lament Psalms; Psalm 13) Sermon: Learning to Sing God’s Songs (Psalms) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday Morning Sermon 4.3.2016
A Compassionate God and an Uncompassionate Prophet (Pt. 2 – Jonah 3-4)
Mar 13, 2016 • 44 min
A Compassionate God and an Uncompassionate Prophet (Pt. 2 – Jonah 3-4) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday Morning Sermon 3/13/2016
The Gospel According to Jonah (Jonah 1:17-2:10)
Mar 6, 2016 • 33 min
The Gospel According to Jonah (Jonah 1:17-2:10) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday Morning Sermon 3/6/2016
A Compassionate God and an Uncompassionate Prophet (Pt. 1 – Jonah 1)
Feb 28, 2016 • 47 min
A Compassionate God and an Uncompassionate Prophet (Pt. 1 – Jonah 1) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday Morning Sermon 2/28/2016
Learning to Sing God’s Songs of Trust (Psalm 4)
Feb 14, 2016 • 28 min
Learning to Sing God’s Songs of Trust (Psalm 4) Series: Learning to Sing God’s Songs (Psalms) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday Morning Sermon 2.14.2016
The Gospel Made Visible in Our Proper Practice of the Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11:17-34)
Nov 22, 2015 • 49 min
The following was a sermon I delivered on November 22, 2015 as a guest preacher at Living Water Community Church in Vancouver, WA. You can find my sermon notes at kirkmillerblog.com.
We Partake of a Better Covenant (Jeremiah 31:31-34)
Aug 2, 2015 • 40 min
The following is a sermon delivered at Lake Drive Baptist Church on Sunday morning August 2nd, 2015. You will find sermon notes at kirkmillerblog.com.
What Does a Church Consumed for the Gospel Look Like? (Philippians 4:1-3)
Jun 14, 2015 • 43 min
The following is a sermon delivered at Lake Drive Baptist Church on Sunday morning June 14th, 2015. You will find sermon notes at kirkmillerblog.com.
The God Worthy to Be Praised (Psalm 145)
Jul 28, 2013 • 44 min
The God Worthy to Be Praised (Psalm 145) Lake Drive Baptist Church Sunday School Notes available at kirkmillerblog.com.
Partiality (James 2:1-13)
Jul 22, 2012 • 27 min
The following is an adult Sunday School lesson based out of James 2:1-13 that I taught at my church, Lake Drive Baptist Church, in Milwaukee, WI on July 22th, 2012. Notes and presentation available at kirkmillerblog.com.
Facing Trials with Spiritual Integrity (James 1:2-18)
Jul 8, 2012 • 34 min
The following is an adult Sunday School lesson based out of James 1:2-18 that I taught at my church, Lake Drive Baptist Church, in Milwaukee, WI on July 8th, 2012. Notes and presentation available at kirkmillerblog.com.
The Gospel for Christians - LLBC, Winterfest, Pt. 4
Dec 31, 2011 • 45 min
This message is the fourth and final message I delivered at Winterfest, 2011, at Lake Lundgren Bible Camp in Pembine, WI. Up until this point we had looked at the Gospel [Good News] of Christmas, the Gospel According to Jesus (the cost of discipleship),…
The Gospel’s [Inevitable] Effects on Those Who are Saved - LLBC, Winterfest, Pt. 3
Dec 31, 2011 • 30 min
This is the third of four messages I gave at Winterfest at Lake Lundgren Bible Camp in December, 2011. In the previous message, The Gospel According to Jesus, we looked at what it takes to follow Christ. In this message we examined the book of 1 John to…
The Gospel According to Jesus: The Cost of Discipleship - LLBC, Winterfest, Pt. 2
Dec 31, 2011 • 28 min
What does it take to follow Christ? What does Christ have to say about the Gospel? The answers to these questions are hard pills to swallow, but a reality we need to be confronted with and must not ignore. This is the the second of four messages I spoke…
The Gospel [Good News] of Christmas - LLBC, Winterfest, Pt. 1
Dec 31, 2011 • 23 min
This is the first of four messages I delivered at Winterfest at Lake Lundgren Bible Camp in December of 2011. In this message I used Christmas as a springboard to examine the Gospel. We asked what Christmas is all about, why Jesus came, and finally, why…
True Saving Faith
Mar 13, 2011 • 31 min
This was a topical sermon I preached at Lake Drive Baptist Church, Milwaukee, WI in the spring of 2011 on the issue of what true saving faith is. Although more could certainly be said about the nature of true saving faith, in this sermon I addressed three…