Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 1,613 views
STEWARDSHIP After terrorists attacked America on September 11, 2001, people opened up their hearts and their pocketbooks to give to those directly affected by the tragedy. The American Red Cross received $547 million dollars for the cause, but until there was a public uproar, the Red Cross was not planning…
The fourth Sabbath in August is the global Adventist church's enditnow emphasis day where we stand up against violence in all forms. Jason Worf shares about verbal abuse in this sermon called "Words that Wound." He addresses victims of abuse, abusers, and compasionate bystanders from Isaiah 58 and the advice of Christian counselors on how to respond to abusive speach.
Intro: We want to become people that others say about us, They were with Jesus... Complaining makes us un-attractive to believers and to unbelievers. It will kill our witness. It will drive people away from us. The problem is that complaining is a difficult habit to break because it’s so easy to do.…
RCL - Ordinary Time
Benjamin Snyder • Sermon • • 25 views • 14:01
This sermon is based on the Gospel reading (Matt 22:15-22) and explores the heart of the "gotcha" question posted to Jesus about paying the Tribute Tax to Caesar. The trap set by the disciples of the Pharisees and the Herodians is based on money, politics, and religion and the setup entails truth and impartiality. 19th Sunday after Trinity
1 God has taken his place in the divine council; in the midst of the gods he holds judgment: 2 “How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked? Selah 3 Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. 4 Rescue the weak and the needy;…
The Image of God
In order to truly reflect the Image of GOD, we must allow the Character of God to proceed us and carry us forward in every area of our lives.
Literature of the Bible
OT / NT Overview Types of Biblical Genres Intro Biblical Narrative Elements of Biblical narratives Types of Biblical narratives
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 8 views
TRUST IN GOD Many Christian groups are outraged over what the The United States Mint calls a mistake. The Mint released more than 300 million gold colored George Washington coins recently. The Mint soon discovered many of them are missing the inscription, "In God We Trust," and "E Pluribus Unum," as…
Does God care if we pave our roads, lower taxes, and save the spotted snow owl? Or does God care more about whether we follow His commandments? Should we vote for candidates who will provide for us, or should we vote for candidates who are aligned with keeping God's commandments and let God worry about providing for us?