David Westmoreland • Sermon • • 7,133 views
The Grace of Serving Romans 15:14-19 Intro: God give us grace to be saved, grace to live, and grace to serve. To see this truth, we need to remember that grace is an active attribute of God. It expresses his powering us , giving us both the desire and the dynamic to do things his way(Phil 2:13) 13 For…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 1,859 views
Joy, peace and happiness result from following Jesus Christ, together with the hope of being like him and with him in heaven. This is anticipated in the OT, which stresses the importance of obedience to the Lord.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 254 views
The content of discipleship is most clearly seen in the Christian’s relationship to Jesus Christ. But this also affects a person’s relationship to God the Father, the cross, the church and the world.
The Book of Acts
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 200 views
Life gets hard, but God gives us great reasons to rejoice! 1. God gives us joyful reunions (vs. 21-26). 2. God gives us good results (vs. 25-26). 3. God lets us hear good reports (vs. 27). 4. God gives us rest (vs. 28).
William Palmer • Sermon • • 149 views
1.Our text is Matt 28:16-20 – Great Commission a. Why another sermon on this text? b. The church is missing the main point c. Main point is discipleship d. We are called to be disciple-makers e.Observation shows that the # of disciples is not growing f. Also, people who claim to be Christians are not…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 112 views
The process by which believers are conformed to the likeness of Jesus Christ, especially in relation to obedience to and trust in God. Through the Holy Spirit, God refashions believers in the image of his Son, who is set before them as a model of the form of the redeemed life.
Abiding in Christ
Dr. Bart J Leger • Sermon • • 109 views • 45:27
If you’re a disciple of Jesus, then your abiding in Christ and His abiding in you defines everything about who you are. In this series we’ll see how the disciple’s mission, mind, emotions, body, will, and relationships are affected by his or her relationship to Jesus. Understanding our identity in Christ is crucial as we seek to follow him faithfully.
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 92 views
James 1:22-25 Mirror, Mirror on the Wall… “Be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves. For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks intently at his natural face in a mirror. For he looks at himself and goes away and at once forgets what he was…
R. Michel Lankford • Sermon • • 58 views
Lesson 1 Discipleship from the Inside Out By Brother Michel Lankford Effective discipleship starts from the spirit outward. When we talk about the spirit of a person, we are referring to the person's deepest part. The spirit of a person is that part of us that is eternal. Our spirit will live somewhere…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 33 views
Jesus Christ sets his disciples an example, especially in servanthood, self-denial and endurance of suffering, so that they may become like him.
Rey Cedillo • Sermon • • 31 views
Sermon: Discipleship Fruit Main Pt: God created us to be fruitful disciples, for His glory & by the power of His Holy Spirit DISCIPLES and the Vine (2x: 1,5) Who is Jesus? = seven “I am” in John true vine v.1….the vine v.5 OT negative connotation (Isa.5:1-7; Ps.80:8-17; Ezek.15; 19; Jer.2:21; Rev.14:14-20)…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 31 views
Matthew 11:7-10 What Did You Go Out to See? As they went away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds concerning John: “What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed shaken by the wind? What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft clothing? Behold, those who wear soft clothing are in kings’…
Grace is More “God loves me as I am” - God ‘s love wont leave me here For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people, instructing us to deny godlessness and worldly lusts and to live in a sensible, righteous, and godly way in the present age, Paralyzed by Grace for every day living…
We talk a lot about Law and Grace. For the Christian, we live under Grace and not under the Law, but we often seem to put ourselves under the LAW. 14 Sin is no longer your master, for you no longer live under the requirements of the law. Instead, you live under the freedom of God’s grace. This verse…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 22 views
“Pilate said to Jesus, ‘What is truth?’”  Cynicism best describes the governor’s demeanor when the True Light stood before him. Arraigned before Pilate’s judgement seat was Jesus of Nazareth who testified of Himself, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life” [JOHN 14:6]. Someone has appropriately…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 21 views
“To Timothy, my beloved child: “Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.”  We tend to rush past the introductions and greetings of the letters included in the canon of Scripture. Perhaps we modern believers imagine that we know all there is to know about those who were…
Rich DeRuiter • Sermon • • 19 views
Reading Matthew 7:15-23 18 A good tree cannot bear bad fruit, and a bad tree cannot bear good fruit. 19 Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. 20 Thus, by their fruit you will recognize them. Matthew 7:18-20 (NIV) I. How Predators Prey A. Dressed to Kill 1. How…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 17 views
“I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom: preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching. For the time is coming when people will not…
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“The Way of Salvation” 1 John 2:4 cf. Matthew 7:13-14 Introduction: He who says, “I know Him,” and does not keep His commandments (v.4) 1. Is a Liar 2. The truth is not in him Proverbs 6:16-19 These six things the LORD hates, Yes, seven are an abomination to Him: 1. A proud look 2. A lying tongue 3.…
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“Follow Me—Pt.2” “The Rich Young Ruler” Matthew 19:16-22 Introduction: My Passion is Matthew 5:1-2 And seeing the multitudes, He went up on a mountain, and when He was seated His disciples came to Him. Then He opened His mouth and taught them… "Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…"teaching…