"True Humility: As the Result of Genuine Love"
RABENJA • Sermon • • 485 views
To present your Body as a Living Sacrifice. To not think of himself higly than he ought to think. Let love be genuine.Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Book of Philippians
Are we working together? Or does our pride get in the way? In today's message, the Apostle Paul gives a very moving encouragement to humbly work together for the cause of Christ. "Others" is the key to this portion of Paul's letter. Why did Jesus die on the cross? For others. Why should we do what do? For others. Listen along as Pastor Leger unpacks this very important message from Paul.
In Mark 9, Jesus confronts his disciples with the upside-down reality of the Kingdom of Heaven. Leaders are servants, children are important, outsiders are insiders, and we ourselves are our own worst enemies. So much of this is over-familiar to us, but what happens when we really apply it to ouselves? Can it change us? Should it? Does it?
Message today is How to Change the World in One Easy Lesson. I believe Jesus wants us to change the World. Look at the sermon on the Mount. Jesus is teaching the Sermon on the Mount in Matt 5-7 . He teaches the Beatitudes: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit… those who mourn... When Jesus preached that sermon,…
5 so we, being many, are one body in Christ, and individually members of one another. 10 Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor. 16 Be of the same mind toward one another. Do not set your mind on high things, but associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your…
Paul has moved from principle to application . The biblical format is first doctrine then deed, first creed then conduct, first belief then behavior, and first revelation then responsibility. Without principle, exhortations would be simple platitudes, dull statements without support or cause. So Paul…
Living for A Change
Rabbi Michael Vowell • Sermon • • 44 views • 40:10
How does the Spirit's power become active and stay active in us? Since the gifts of the spirit are initiated and sustained by faith then believers must think differently about the purchasing power of their devotional efforts. Fallen Condition Focus: It is easy to think that salvation is by faith but the operations of the spirit are contingent upon devout effort. Is that true? Are the gifts freely given or are recieved because of devout effort? It can be both-and.
What does it mean? Encourage Inspire Hearten Build up Encourage: to fill with courage or strength of purpose especially in preparation for a hard task 1 a: to inspire with courage, spirit, or hope : hearten b: to attempt to persuade : urge 2: to spur on : stimulate 3: to give help or patronage to : foster…
Cody Dean • Sermon • • 35 views
Intro As Disciples at Epiphany, We exist to glorify God through God-focused, passionate worship, in developing deep relationships with one another through Christ-centered community, in being sacrificial servants to God and to one another, and to reach our neighbors through our witness in Christ. Jake,…
Clay Spencer • Illustration • • 34 views
Getting Your Life Back Books: The Imitation of Christ, Thomas a Kempis The Ladder of Divine Ascent by John climacus Interior Castle by Teresa of Avila The Ascent of Mount Carmel by John of the Cross Spiritual formation is rooted in the virtues. Choosing virtue is choosing to submit our will to God and…
Building Christ-Centered Relationships God's Way
Pride is one of the most loathed sins in God's sight and so it should be for the child of God. Relationships must be built with humilty and where pride exists, there can be no humility.