Greg Stuckey • Sermon • • 6,427 views
We all know the value of having a good friend. We all know how if feels to be called upon by a friend of ours. Because of that, I wonder just how we would describe “friendship?” Listen to how others defined friendship. Mart Twain said, The proper function of a friend is to side with you when you are…
Rev. Dan Shapley • Sermon • • 1,616 views
FOUR The Accuser Rev 12:10 And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ: for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, which accused them before our God day and night. 2Co 2:10-11 To whom ye forgive any thing,…
Paul Tinker • Sermon • • 939 views
May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all of our hearts be acceptable in your sight – Our strength and our song – Amen Today, of course, is Mother’s day and as I said last year – the 4th holiest day of the year Christmas – Good Friday – Easter … and then Mother’s day… So to all the mothers,…
Jon Winkelman • Sermon • • 692 views
Introduction What does it mean to have an advocate? It means having someone who speaks on your behalf. Jesus Christ is our Advocate with the Father He speaks on our behalf. This particular context gives the word a legal connotation. The advocacy of Christ on our behalf is a legal affair . Here’s the…
Today we will be studying John 14:15-31 . This is a longer passage than we typically cover. However, in this passage, I found that Jesus is repeating two main concepts as he is seeking to comfort and encourage his disciples. The main concepts we will be considering today are Love, Obedience and Fellowship.…
1 John 2:1-6
We started our series entitled Radical Community - There word Radical is defined in the Dictionary as as something that sprouts from the root …For in Botany it means - “coming from the root or the stem of a plant.” We talk about “ grass roots” movements --- going back to the beginning of when something…
Pastor Brad Berglund • Sermon • • 116 views
In John 14-16, Jesus gives the Holy Spirit a special name. In the Greek, the name is PARAKLETE; until the RSV, the English Bibles called Him the Comforter. Since the advent of the RSV, modern translators and commentators usually dismiss the term “Comforter” as archaic. A variety of names have been offered…
John Seward • Sermon • • 106 views
Advocacy and Example A sermon on 1 John 2:1-6 preached at Christ the King Church on 11/6/05. Prayer: Father in heaven, as we come now to listen to your Word explained and applied, help us by your Spirit to recognize in Jesus, our Lord, both His advocacy and example. We ask this in His name. Amen. Introduction:…
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Introduction · Jesus Christ, God’s Son has come to the earth so that man can have fellowship with God & with His Son. · “But wait,” man says, – “I already have fellowship with God, I already worship Him & He accepts my worship!” – “I do not need for someone else to tell me how to become acceptable to…
Jesus was leaving his disciples. “If you love me, keep my commands.” – Jesus instructs us to increase in love and good works after we have come to faith in him. “The world cannot accept him” – Those who do not believe have not seen God with the spiritual eyes of faith, therefore, cannot know God. Where…
Assured: The Book of 1 John
Jeremy Robinson • Sermon • • 52 views
My dad’s stories about walking in the dark Stepping on the rake 2 times Mom turning off the light and hitting the door. Walking in the dark is a dangerous thing. John uses the imagery “light and dark” throughout his Gospel and the letters. It is a symbol of sin and righteousness, truth and lie, good…
Andrew • Sermon • • 40 views
Opening: Review of Last week Eliphaz speaks again: -Calls Job a helpless Windbag who speaks evils against God -Lays out that Jobs fate is proof that Job has been hiding some grievous sins and needs to repent and be restored -Eliphaz turned to His tradition as an understanding of God and accuse Job in…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 26 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease There's an old story about a couple who lived by the sea and kept a boarding house. There boarders had only one complaint, and that was lack of variety on the menu. Breakfast consisted of fish, chicken, and eggs; dinner consisted of chicken, eggs, and fish, and for supper they had…
Jeff Brown • Sermon • • 24 views
We Have an Advocate with the Father Sunday, January 27, 2008 "My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous." (1 John 2:1, ESV) 1.John starts out the second chapter by reminding us…
What are the roles of the different persons of the Godhead in creation, redemption, and today? How does the Holy Spirit operate today?
Ryan Strother • Sermon • • 19 views
Discover how you can press on in righteousness even when you feel like you can never do right and you are beaten up and burdened. Let this theological concept of propitiation come alive and encourage you like never before!
Dr. John Barnett • Sermon • • 18 views
March 20, 2012 By: John Barnett Read, print or listen to this resource on our website www.DiscoverTheBook.org THE LETTER FROM JESUS Revelation 3:1-6 / “And to the angel of the church in Sardis write, ‘These things says He who has the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars: “I know your works, that…
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The Fall of Man—Genesis 3:1-7 Question God’s Word – Genesis 3:1 Denial of God’s Word or Character – 3:2-3 1. The Devil is able to hide the consequence of sin 2. When we start to think we can get away with sin, go back to Galatians 6:7 – Sowing & Reaping 3. The Law of Gravity: throw something up it will…
Clifton Jones • Prairie Grove Baptist Church • Sermon • • 16 views • 32:17
1.)Click on "Have No Desire For Sin" above to go to the page with the Study Notes. 2.)Then scroll down past the "Files" to view the Study Notes. 3.) To repeat the song heard at the end of the sermon click on "Music - What a Friend We Have in Jesus.mp3" under "Files".
Jesus told us that the Holy Spirit was the advantage he would send. The Advocate would condemn those whose voices accuse us while helping us hear the voice of the One who loves us and saves us.
Ruel Guerrero • Grace Communion Las Vegas • Sermon • • 16 views • 26:23
Why did Jesus have to leave? Days before Pentecost, Jesus ascended to heaven leaving the disciples. He told them to wait in Jerusalem for the gift and power. He said he had to leave so he could send the Advocate (the Holy Spirit) for a reason.
Tony Phillips • Sermon • • 11 views
Walking in the Light— Turning Away From Sin SABBATH AFTERNOON Read for This Week's Study: John 3:19, John 8:12, Rom. 3:10-20, 1 Tim. 1:15, 1 John 1:5-2:2 Memory Text: "If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness" (1 John 1:9,…