R. Michel Lankford • Sermon • • 1,468 views
Lesson 2 The Attitudes of a Disciple (Matthew 5:1-12) By Brother Michel Lankford If there is one passage of Scripture that encapsulates discipleship principles, it would have to be the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew chapters 5 through 7). I consider this passage of Scripture to be so important that I generally…
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 741 views
1. Call on the Lord (vs. 1-4). 2. Check our attitude (vs. 5). 3. Commit ourselves to the Lord's care (vs. 6-7). 4. Confess our faith in God (vs. 8a). 5. Keep calling on the Lord (vs. 8-10). 6. Keep checking our attitude (vs. 11).
Check Your 'tude
Jeff Hopson • Sermon • • 401 views
The Attitude of Pride 12 And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted. Introduction: Introduction: -… “ for as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he .” The one thing that influences a person’s performance and function in word, deed, and in thought…
Lee Seibel • Sermon • • 379 views
El Edén June 3, 2003 Leslie and Anilsa’s wedding ATTITUDES CONDUCIVE TO A SUCESSFUL MARRIAGE RELATIONSHIP Phil. 4:4-8 I. Introduction A. This morning we are here to witness the forming of a new home. For Leslie and Anilsa, this ceremony marks the beginning of a new life together that will continue till…
Repentance means attitude adjustment. Repent from acting as if you don't matter to God to a conviction that you do matter to God. If you want to change your attitude, think about gratitude. Count the blessings. Develop a habit of counting the blessings every morning and count the blessings every night.
Living in this fallen world, we all have encountered infelicity and injustice. This is the reality of life. The Buddhists call this world “a sea of suffering.” The Chinese call it “Kuhai 苦海”. In fact, the Chinese word for suffering 苦 resemble a human face, indicating life itself is a suffering and we are born to suffer. We all came into this world with a loud cry. I am not being negative here but being realistic because we cannot overcome suffering by denying it. The story in Mark 10:46-52 gives us insights on how to surf the sea of suffering. Let's take a look!
The Struggle is Real
This might be hard to believe Stories that are hard to believe... Illinois Kidnapper…his own account Topeka Kansas store “Clerk”…worked for 3 hrs “Innocent” Suspect…didn’t say that New boat…and trailer ...... Wandering Shepherd (Dr. Randall D. Smith) These are hard to believe…and they are funny. But…
40 Days of Prayer
Overwhelmed with options JOhn A and I going to Baltimore…he was like…I wouldn’t go this way, or that way. We followed google maps because they woudl direct me in the quickest route. JOhn was like, I always went that way....or I”ve never been this way…all along Google was telling me turn right, turn left.…
Give: The Good News of Generosity
Two stories illustrating generosity: “This afternoon my two daughters, 4 and 6, wanted ice cream from the ice cream parlor that’s next to the grocery store where we had just finished shopping. But ever since my husband and I were forced to foreclose on our house we’ve been budgeting our money down to…
The COVID-19 pandemic reminds us of the frailty of life and the uncertainty of this world. This morning I will share with you a six-piece suit of armor from EASTER that can protect your mind from the the invisible enemy that drives you insane.
The Happy Life
Today we are in part 7 of our series on the Blessed and Happy life as taught in the Bible.Our journey to learn this started in Psalm one where David taught us that there are two types of people.Some are like trees and some are like chaff.He said the blessed person is the person that is like the tree…
Janet Parent • Illustration • • 43 views
To cope when things aren’t going right or going my way, I tend to… become self-absorbed (self-consumed) by: becoming overly introspective feeling sorry for myself engaging in self-pity getting depressed by stuffing my anger and frustrations beating up on myself (hating myself) focusing on my suffering…
Toby DeHay • Toby DeHay • Sermon • • 36 views • 41:19
The way we talk and who we talk to regarding prayer matters. Today we'll learn why our attitude matters and why it's important to have a basic understanding of the person we are talking to regarding prayer.
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Today we’ll hear the 2nd part of the beatitudes, but first we need to review a little bit from last week. Worldly beatitudes · Blessed are the wealthy, for theirs is the kingdom of earth. · Blessed are those who play, for they shall be amused. · Blessed are the strong, for they shall rule the earth.…
1 Peter: A Living Hope for Holy Living in a Hostile World
From 1 Peter 3:8-12, we learn Christlike attitudes to shape our relationships with believers, Christlike behaviors and speech to impact those outside the faith, and what it means to be truly blessed by God: to enjoy a deep-seated knowledge of his pleasure and presence!
In The Beginning When God create us, he made us the Garden of Eden, he made us so many things that were meant for usefulness, sustenance and our pleasure. They were made for our use, to be external to us, and subservient to us. But how often are the “things” around us actually over us, and we subservient…
1 Peter: A Living Hope for Holy Living in a Hostile World
Godly Submission to Civil Authority - 1 Peter 2:13-17 Volunteer: (with an Ozark drawl) Mornin’. I’m Billy the Hillbilly, and this here’s my turf. Before the preecher man gits up here, I gotta couple-a big questions fer you’uns to chew on today… How’s a fella s’posed to act toward a crooked gov’t that…
Escape Your Rut
You have the power with your mind to transform what you have become with toxic thinking, to who God created you to be, full of love, power and a sound mind! With the help of research from neuroscientist, Dr. Leaf, we will continue discussing how to control our thoughts to honor Jesus with all our body, soul, mind, and strength.