GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 1,320 views
THE RIVER OF HEAVEN based on Rev. 22:1-2 By Glenn Pease Kipling's book, Kim, has been called the greatest story of a river that has ever been written. According to Buddhist tradition, Buddha shot an arrow into the air, and where it fell, a river sprang up. The river was sacred, and whoever bathed in…
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 203 views
John 14:1-6 Stephen Caswell © 2011 Introduction Today we have come here to remember John Davey. Quite suddenly, we have been separated from him. Will we see him again? Is there an afterlife? Does the Bible offer us hope? Yes it does! We can know for certain that we have we have eternal life. In John…
When it comes to the unknown beyond this life, there are few things of which we can be certain. What exactly happens in the moment of death? We don’t know. What is the next life like? Apart from a few vague descriptions in the Bible, we really have no idea. Death has a way of reminding us that when we…
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The Rich Man’s Reward There is an old story about a very wealthy man who died and went to heaven. An angel guided him on a tour of the celestial city. He came to a magnificent home. "Who lives there?" asked the wealthy man. "Oh," the angel answered, "on earth he was your gardener." The rich man got excited.…
The Book of Colossians
Randy Bradley • Sermon • • 16 views • 26:52
We have things we seek, things we desire, long for. Paul instructs the Colossians to seek for and delight in Heavenly things, not the things of this Earth. He is telling them where their focus should be in life. Not on Earth, but in Heaven.
Pr. Benjamin Tomczak • Sermon • • 15 views
Lloyd Lange. Robert VerHoef. Solveig Steen. Tyler Barrett. Viola Myott. The dead who have died this past year at whose funerals I have served. You could add any number of other names. Death surrounds us. It comes expectedly and unexpectedly. It doesn’t stop. God told Adam that he would work the ground…
Frank Walker • Sermon • • 14 views
As part of our weekly Lord’s Day worship, most congregations of the RCUS confess the Apostles’ Creed in unison. Most of its statements are clear and straightforward, so that there isn’t too much to misunderstand. When it says that Christ “suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead and buried,”…
Neither Barren, Nor Unfruitful
What is patience? Jesus said the plant that only endured for a time had no root. What can we be rooted in so that we can endure?
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He wrote in advance the epitaph to be on his gravestone: “The body of Benjamin Franklin, Printer, like the cover of an old book, its contents torn out and stripped of its lettering and gilding, lies here … Yet the Work itself shall not be lost; for it will, as he believed, appear once more in a new and…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 11 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Shakespeare died on his fifty second birthday and left what is considered the most famous will in existence. Among his last wishes were instructions to chisel this hex on his tombstone. "Bless be the man that spares these stones, And curst be he that moves my bones." The intention…
Jesus, Lord of Life - Lent and Easter Series
Many focus on the two most famous passages from this section of cripture; John 3:3 (born again) and John 3:16 (for GOd so loved the world) We are going to linger with Nicodemus, his searching out Jesus in the dark of night, his probing questions "How can these things be?" His and our lack of understanding Jesus' message.
Pastor Toney Hill • Bayshore Community Church • Sermon • • 8 views • 45:44
Life is short, death is certain, Eternity is forever, you will have the choice but you must make it before your final breath.
Jeremy Robinson • Sermon • • 7 views
We all long for Home What defines HOME? Where you would want to be buried? Where you grew up? Where you live right now? Where you spent most of your time? The Music we listen to may be helpful: In 1982, Bruce Springsteen recorded a song called “My Father’s House” It is a slow, melodic song about searching…
Journey through Philippians
David Virr • Fellowship Baptist Church, Burford • Sermon • • 7 views • 54:19
The only hope that we have is in Jesus Christ. When He fills the blank…only then we can know the hope and the promise, the confidence and the assurance that Paul had as he faced death. The Bible says that a man must be born again before he can enter the Kingdom of God You can know today before you leave this service where you will spend eternity…
The Proper Perspective On Life
Pastor C. H. Jr. • Sermon • • 5 views
Introduction how did you arrive here today? to remember the deceased At funerals we speak regarding the deceased and departed At funerals we speak regarding those who remain Body- At funerals we proclaim First Voice A message of eternal significance A message for those who remain Whose audience is those…
Vigil Mass of the Solemnity of Assumption of BVM
Deacon Serj Harutunian • Sermon • • 4 views
Praying and contemplating the mysteries of the Rosary draws us in to the life and hearts of Mary Jesus’s best disciple and ultimately ever closer into the life and heart of Jesus, in holiness humility and servanthood, preparing us for our hour of death and Resurrection of life to be in heaven in the presence and joy of God with all the angels and saints for ever and ever Amen.