Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 414 views
EVANGELISM "Bruce" walks through the church door out into the warm Columbian evening and begins panning the horizon to see if he can see the missing person from his party. Bruce doesn't get shook easily. Back home, he's a tough negotiator, a leader in his church and community. But the guerillas in the…
Rich DeRuiter • Sermon • • 156 views
Reading: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9 So neither he who plants nor he who waters is anything, but only God, who makes things grow. 1Corinthians 3:7 (NIV) I. God is on a Mission A. God is the Great Missionary 1. God has been at work redeeming humanity since our fall into sin. a. God had a plan since before Gen.…
Jeff Jones • Sermon • • 70 views
“24” Make Life Count Jeff Jones, Senior Pastor January 12/14, 2007 Video Intro to Series: Welcome to Fellowship and to 24, our new series that starts today, and extends over these next few weeks. You really won’t want to miss any of the episodes, and what God will do in your life each week. In the show,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 34 views
Jesus Christ came to reveal God, to announce the coming of God’s kingdom and to redeem a fallen humanity through his death on the cross. Though he came first to the Jews, the scope of Christ’s mission includes the whole human race and continues through the Spirit-empowered witness of the church.
Mission: Possible - The Spirit at Work at LCC
Bob Sieh • Sermon • • 31 views • 32:44
Join us as we look at the Book of Acts this Spring (2016). As we discover how the Holy Spirit was at work in the early church, we ask the question of how the Spirit is at work in our midst and what he is calling us to do, in and through his presence and power.
Charles Fombelle • Sermon • • 28 views • 1:05:14
The Call “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 26 views
Acts 6:7 "God's message was preached in ever-widening circles. The number of believers greatly increased in Jerusalem, and many of the Jewish priests were converted, too." (NLT) I like the phrase the New Living Translation uses in this passage: ever-widening circles. Today as our church cooperates in…
Charles Fombelle • Sermon • • 25 views • 1:17:45
True and Proper Worship 1. The mission is a statement of what the church is supposed to be doing, while the vision is a snapshot or picture of it. 2. The mission is used for planning where the church is going; the vision is used for communicating where the church is going. 3. A mission statement must…
George Toews • Sermon • • 22 views
John 20:19-23 Introduction Bob and Nancy have two weeks for vacation before they have to be back at work. Their main goal is to go to Edmonton to visit Bob’s sister. Two weeks is a lot of time, so they plan to do a few things along the way. Their first stop is at Moose Mountain south of Regina. It is…
Rex Bonar • Sermon • • 18 views
Acts 1:6-26 O.B.C. 10/19/97 ill. Waiting for Pentecost 40 days from resurrection to ascension - during which time Jesus showed Himself and gave many convincing proofs that He was alive. He taught them about (1)the Kingdom and (2) told them to wait for the baptism of the Holy Spirit è the kingdom. “Throughout…
Witness is not only a function of the paid ministry, but a calling God places on all of His followers irregardless of age, ethnicity, maturity, or ability.
The Call, The Vision, The Mission The church’s vision is what the church will look like in the next five to ten years of its life as it accomplishes the mission. A Vision Statement, is not a statement describing what a certain ministry is now, but rather a Vision Statement asserts what those in the ministry…
John O. Evans • Sermon • • 13 views
RENEWAL IN THE CHURCH 1. WORSHIP “Let us worship God.” Familiar words, but what is worship? J.H. Oldham has said, “Worship is the response of believing men in adoration and joyous self‑dedication to God’s revelation and to His redeeming grace.” Normal Christian life focuses on the joyous response of…
Intentional & Aligned, ON PURPOSE - Mission, Vision, Values
Shel Boese • Pilgrim Church • Sermon • • 12 views • 46:13
Join us for our series ON PURPOSE about our mission, vision, and values at Pilgrim Church, "What do we see?"