The Sermons of Jesus
Introduction Chuck Swindoll tells the story about an unforgettable evening when a friend of his ate dog food. Contrary to what we might expect, he was not starving, nor was he being initiated into a fraternity. Rather, it happened at an elegant physician’s home near Miami. The dog food was served on…
Letter of Jude
Jim Orr • Sermon • • 1,104 views
The Blessing of God’s Protection Introduction Jude has concluded the main message of his letter to churches who have been confronted with false teachers who have perverted the true gospel. Throughout the letter he has repeatedly condemned what they have been teaching as well as how they have lived their…
I. Introduction One of the first things you should do when coming to a book study is to try to grasp the big picture of the book. What is it all about? Why was it written? If you had to sum up the message of the book of Colossians in a few sentences or even a few words what would you say? If someone…
Revelation: Church! Hear This...
JEZEBEL... This name has never been on the popular list of baby girl names, and for good reason! The name Jezebel carries with it the stigma and personification of evil, wickedness, and immorality. We see Jezebel come to the pages of scripture in the Old Testament in 1 Kings 16:29-33 29 Now Ahab the…
Stand Alone Sermon
Randy Spitzer • Sermon • • 725 views
Introduction: We live in a society that places a value on truth, the problem is truth has become subjective. If I believe something to be true, then it has to be true is the mentality. Truth is not subjective. Truth stands strong through all tests and still remains the same regardless of what happens.…
Cody Hale • Sermon • • 460 views
Introduction At some point, you just have to decide, don’t you? There are certain moments in life and decisions in life in which there is no middle ground position. You have to decide that it’s either going to be this way, or it’s going to be that way. You can date her and date her and date her, but…
1. Don’t be mislead Jesus told them, “Don’t let anyone mislead you, for many will come in my name, claiming, ‘I am the Messiah.’ They will deceive many. And you will hear of wars and threats of wars, but don’t panic. Yes, these things must take place, but the end won’t follow immediately. Nation will…
Paul’s goal, his prayer, and his labor was for these saints to be mature believers in Christ. He wanted them to be firm, steadfast, complete, grounded in Christ alone as a means for their sanctification. Our sanctification is possible because of Christ. Our sanctification is possible only through Christ.…
Whose version of the story are you going to believe? Mom making up stories about you when you were little Wife making up stories about you when you sleep Issue- whose authority is to be believed? This is the heart of the issue in 2 Peter 1 This second epistle, beloved, I now write unto you; in both which…
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 350 views
Revelation 2:18-29 Stephen Caswell © 2004 The Pope And The Angelic Doctor The story is often told of how Thomas Aquinas the Angelic Doctor once visited Pope Innocent IV. The pope showed him the rich treasures of the Roman church and boasted that the time has gone when the church was saying, Silver and…
New Life Studies Lesson 5
Knowing Your Enemy 10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. 11 Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. 12 For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers…
Evidence & Assurance: Serious Questions About Genuine Christianity
1 John Series Introduction (morning worship) Sermon details: Introduction to our 1st John series considering the very important issues of assurance of salvation and the evidence of genuine Christianity found in the lives of believers. Preacher: Daniel Pelichowski
7 Powerful Conversations
According to research, 40-50% of Millennials connected to the church in their teens will walk away after their senior year of high school. This trend has been happening for almost a decade and it’s time to ask why? Today we look at Acts 20, getting a fly-on-the-wall perspective into Paul’s final message for the Ephesian Elders. And in Paul’s instruction, we find the clues to address our Millennial crisis.
Sermon on the Mount
Today we recorded the communion led by Pastor Daryl, a testimony by our own Darby Whatley and message by Pastor Chase. The message today comes from Matthew 7:15-23; False prophets and False Disciples. May we be examining our hearts and lives through this passage.
Michael T Longson • Sermon • • 212 views
Christians around the world differ to a varying dgree on how they understand the Bible and practice their Christian faith. However, there are certain non-negotiables that all Christians everywhere hold. Unfortunately, there are many teachings that mimic the social teachings of the Christian faith without the emphasis on persoanl responsibility and that ignore the basic fundamentals of the faith. In Paul's letter to the Corinthian Church, Paul identifies several ways by which we can evaluate the various teachings we encounter in this world to determine whether or not they are true and compatible with the Christian faith.
Introduction Philippians 3:1-3 Finally, my brothers, rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things to you is not troublesome to me, but is a safeguard for you. Beware of the dogs, beware of the evil workers, beware of the mutilation. For we are the circumcision, the ones who worship by the Spirit of…
Contend in the Faith
Andrew Pearce • Evergreen Heights Christian Fellowship • Sermon • • 181 views • 37:38
There are many voices that have the potential to push us or pull us in various directions. Jesus invites us to follow his voice. Jude, shows us that CONTENDING IN THE FAITH involves resting in our position in Christ, resisting rebellious voices, and building ourselves up in the faith, so we can be Agents of Mercy to our community.
apostates, spiritual warfare
Jeff Stephens • Sermon • • 179 views
Introduction Once again we are exposed to the manner and character of false teachers Jude is warning us about. He has introduced us to them in v.4 as to their style and audacity. Here Jude gives us another trilogy to show us more clearly who these false teachers are. To begin with he uses the word ‘Likewise’…