Steve Hereford • Sermon • • 482 views
INTRODUCTION We are returning tonight to our study of the book of Ephesians. I would like to invite you to take God’s Word and join me in Ephesians chapter 1 as we examine verses 5-6. In our last two studies together, we looked at the salutation in verses 1-2 and the blessing in verse 3 and God’s choosing…
Underachieving Mothers I apologize in advance for using sports illustrations on Mother’s Day, but here goes. This past week the NBA coaches got together to vote on who they thought should be coach of the year. Their choice is Dwane Casey, coach of the Toronto Raptors. He is a good coach. He led Toronto…
It means something to be chosen by God Most people don’t realize the significance of this choice. 57 And it came to pass, that, as they went in the way, a certain man said unto him, Lord, I will follow thee whithersoever thou goest. 58 And Jesus said unto him, Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have…
Ken Lang • Sermon • • 90 views
Introduction 1. Let’s turn to Judges 3:1. 2. Remember back in the school yard days when we had pickup games. a. There was always fighting over who would get to pick first. b. We normally let second pick get 2 choices. c. Then there was fighting over who had last pick. 3. Can God use someone like me?…
Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 78 views
Salvation is All of Grace - The ‘Doctrines of Grace’ in Ephesians Sovereign Electing Grace (Ephesians 1:3-6) - God chose people He would save before the foundation of the world, lovingly predestining their adoption into His family in Christ and making them holy and blameless before Him (v. 4-5a). Their…
God has a history of getting people to do what THEY and everyone else thought they could not do God has a bible full of people doing things beyond their natural ability Moses had only a staff Delivered 1 million people Samson had the Jaw bone of a donkey Took out 1000 men David only had a few stones…
Peninsula Baptist Church ~ Interim Pastor Dave Clark • Peninsula Baptist Church • Sermon • • 46 views • 26:39
Isaiah 9:6 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given .....
The Sufficiency of Grace 9 And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. 10 Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities,…
Jeff Brown • Sermon • • 40 views
God’s Chosen People August 8, 2007 “Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience” Col 3:12 1. “Put on then” As he has defined some parts of the old man, so he now also enumerates some parts of the new. “Then” says he, “will it appear that…
Pastor Rick Guy • West Fresno Christian Center • Sermon • • 9 views • 44:06
Do we really realize that God is watching and actually cares about our well being? Is your faith fading becaause you simply do not know who you are in Christ? Follow Pastor Rick as he helps us understand.
Cooper Everspaugh • Revival Life Baptist Church • Sermon • • 9 views • 1:04:18
How is the salvation of the Lord? Why is the salvation of the Lord? How do we respond to that salvation?
Jonathan Vaughan • Sermon • • 6 views
Mark Twain said “There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.” In Corinth, the members of the church believed that there were two types of people in the world. And, similarly to Mark Twain, they…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 3 views
“Listen, my beloved brothers, has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom, which he has promised to those who love him? But you have dishonoured the poor man. Are not the rich the ones who oppress you, and the ones who drag you into court? Are they…