Pastor Chad DeJong • Sermon • • 1,114 views
Scripture Reading: John 21:15-17 Title: Shepherding the flock of God – 1 Peter 5:1-4 Introduction: I have shared before the one late winter and early spring that sheep down from the mountains grazed one my parents field as the time for lambing approached. As a teenager the sheep were just another reason…
Robin Koshy • Sermon • • 1,097 views
Intro I had a great conversation with a brother in ministry this week about insecurity in ministry. He recently graduated from seminary and was struggling with insecurity. I was thankful for his vulnerability and I did give him the sober reminder that it’s not going to get any easier! And it’s a good…
Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, so that he might present the church to himself in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 216 views
“I have written something to the church, but Diotrephes, who likes to put himself first, does not acknowledge our authority. So if I come, I will bring up what he is doing, talking wicked nonsense against us. And not content with that, he refuses to welcome the brothers, and also stops those who want…
Reminder…write down prayer requests…and I am going to talk fast today… God won’t give you more than you can handle. Is that true? Now it is true that tells us that God will not let us be tempted with sin beyond what He will empower us to escape…and we know this because of the promise from Jesus that...…
The time for judging this world has come, when Satan, the ruler of this world, will be cast out. We are told that he has been cast out of heaven and is on earth Jesus tells us in Luke... “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. the ruler of the kingdom of the air ( Eph 2:2 ); The god of this age…
7 Powerful Conversations
Volunteerism is an essential component to fulfilling the mission of the church. Unfortunately, too often we volunteer without considering our gifting and calling. Soon our good intentions turn to feelings of obligation, then lack of fulfilment sets in, which always causes problems. In Acts 16, Paul finds a young man named Timothy who had significant leadership gifts. Timothy answer God’s call to lead and became one of the youngest leader of leaders the church has ever seen.
The Next Steps: Summer 2019
This summer, we are going to explore three very specific themes to help us carry the messages that we received as part of the Vitality program into our future here at CHC. The point of us doing these studies over the summer is to understand that the message of the vitality program is nothing new and…
Ordinary People: Radical joy
Jeremy Norton • Mountainview Church Whitehorse • Sermon • • 31 views • 32:21
The Apostle Paul desperately wanted to return to Philippi. Unfortunately, his imprisonment in Rome prevented him. As Paul looked around, it was an easy choice to Timothy, a man who was proven worthy for the task of Church Leadership.
Prayer and Fasting Why Pray & Fast State: Judah was under threat of invasion from a northern army Joel compares their effect to a recent locust infestation Also calls it the “Day of the Lord” There is no specific thing mentioned about why it is happening.... no specific sin mentioned The day of the Lord…
Charles Spurgeon • Faithlife Sermons • Illustration • • 21 views
A great many learned men are defending the gospel; no doubt it is a very proper and right thing to do. Yet I always notice that, when there are most books of that kind, it is because the gospel itself is not being preached. Suppose a number of persons were to take it into their heads that they had to…
Exhortations to the Church - A Study in Ephesians
Paul explains two gifts God has given to the church, the gift of grace and the gift of men. These two gifts enable the church to do the work of the ministry.
Stephen DeKok • Sermon • • 18 views
The Job of the Church Acts 12:24-13:3 OBJECTIVE: It is my objective to see from God’s word how to disciple and mentor others. 1. What made the people flock to the Lord during the new church age? 2. Did they flock during Paul’s missionary journeys? 3. Is there a difference today? I. Where in Acts are…
Introduction Good morning and welcome to First Community Church We are so glad that each on of you are here to worship with us in Spirit and in Truth! The Lord is so good and as you see the seasons are changing rapidly, let this be a good reminder that the seasons of life are always changing. Let us…