Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 890 views
The fellowship that believers share as a result of their common union with God through Jesus Christ is expressed in life together. It is evident in worship together, in a love for one another which reflects God’s own love and in a practical commitment to one another which is demonstrated in concern for the weak and readiness to share with the poor and needy.
Introduction Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, urge you to live worthy of the calling you have received, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. There is one body and one Spirit—just…
Ordinances of the Church
Kevin Harris • FBC Los Fresnos • Sermon • • 339 views • 45:10
This is an overview of the purpose of the Lord's Supper and the expectations of those partaking.
Church as the family of God
Michelle Hobbs • Sermon • • 207 views
Background to Ephesians Paul is the author of Ephesians He had written this letter while in prison He lived in Ephesus for 2-3 years and spent a lot of time evangelising this city and presenting the gospel of Jesus Christ as the one true and only God. Ephesus liked to deify many Gods, in particular had…
Dr. Hugo E. Garcia • Sermon • • 185 views
La unidad del cuerpo es básicamente una unanimidad interna más que una uniformidad externa basada en aspectos institucionales u organizacionales. Pablo habla de este espíritu unificador en Filipenses 2:1–11 y en 1 Corintios 1:12–13. Dicha unidad significa ser miembros los unos de los otros, como se ve…
Living is Christ
Richard Starling • Sermon • • 165 views
Intro Good morning. If you have your Bibles, go ahead and grab those and turn with me to Philippians chapter 2. How are all of you doing this morning? Good? Today we have landed in an incredible passage in our sermon series through ’m really excited to be teaching this morning because of this. If you…
Aaron Sturgill • Sermon • • 130 views
Introduction Introduction Introduction When we come to the end of an all church fellowship and people begin to clean up, what is your natural inclination, help clean up or continue the conversation in which you are immersed? For those of you who tend to get up and start breaking down tables and folding…
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 84 views
A Nurses’ Health Study analyzed by Harvard University researchers discovered that people who attend religious services a couple of times a week may live longer. The study was a survey of 74,534 healthy women beginning in 1992. Researchers tracked them for 20 years. By 2012, 13,537 of the women had died.…
Good morning! We are week 3 in of our Series entitled - Radical Community… I am really excited in what God is doing in our congregation.. We have four Community groups meeting and I would like to encourage you to participate…not only will you get something out of it your will be a blessing to someone…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 74 views
A distinguishing characteristic of God’s people, which derives from their common relationship with God, and is expressed in commitment to one another, mutual concern, concerted action and harmony within the believing community.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 71 views
A group of people gathered or called together for a purpose. In Scripture a congregation refers particularly to the Israelites gathered for worship; it is also used of Christians in the NT.
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 71 views
In his book, The Prodigal God, Timothy Keller writes, “Christians commonly say they want a relationship with Jesus that they want to ‘get to know Jesus better.’ You will never be able to do that by yourself. You must be deeply involved in the church, in Christian community, with strong relationships…
The Life of Jesus
God’s purpose is to bring together and reconcile to himself the whole of creation. This desire for unity is a reflection of the unity within the Godhead; it is expressed in marriage, and demonstrated in the fellowship of the church. God’s Goal of Unity is one in Christ.
Joe Kimmell • Sermon • • 68 views
Summary 3 Make every effort to keep yourselves united in the Spirit, binding yourselves together with peace. 3 Why Ephesians is such a strategic letter: Balance, Breadth, and Location 1 Therefore I, a prisoner for serving the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of your calling, for you have been called…
Romans - I Am Not Ashamed
Dr. Chris Irving • Sermon • • 60 views
Secret #1 - Humility - Not Too High, but Not Too Low For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned. Despite all the warning our culture…