Robin • Sermon • • 25,422 views
Intro How many of you have ever seen a search and rescue effort on television? Ted Haas from Bedford, Iowa talks about the mission and purpose of the Search and Rescue team: “Search and rescue personnel risk their lives in tumultuous seas, deep forests, remote mountains, and desert wastelands. Wherever…
Charles Fombelle • Sermon • • 690 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…
A Summer in the Psalms
Psalm 117 is the shortest of the Psalms, shortest chapter in the Scriptures, YET… it expresses a TRUTH that is powerful and holds great implication and impact regardless of generation, people group, or culture you come from! Praise the Lord , all nations; Laud Him, all peoples! For His lovingkindness…
Andrew Fuller • Sermon • • 203 views • 9:28
Advent 2C: Uses RCL lectionary texts. Connects Isaiah/Malachi/John the Baptist "preparing the way" and "making the paths straight" with the second coming (Advent) of Christ and the mission of the Church. Meant as a 10-minute Eucharistic sermon.
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 120 views
The events of December 7, 1941 changed the world forever. That day also marked the beginning of a change for one of the men who attacked Pearl Harbor. Mitsuo Fuchida was hand selected by Admiral Yamamoto to lead the Japanese attack, and took great pride in the devastation his forces inflicted. Fuchida…
Intro - How many have a Baptist background? Methodist? Pres? Catholic? Pentecostal/Charismatic? Big Sinner? This is the challenge of leading a church, and of doing a series like this on the HS. Joke - How many BaPTIST does it take to change a lightbulb? Change, who said anything about change How many…
If I asked you what the most important letter you ever read, what would you say? proposal? Love letter? birth of a baby? draft letter? Sweepstakes letter? IRS? Letters can be good or bad. Maybe you get a job offer… We are going to study one of my favorite books in the Bible. Paul’s letter to the Romans.…
Intro Let’s review the benefits of grace Benefits of Grace 1. We are saved by Grace ( Eph 2:8-9 ) 8 God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God. 9 Salvation is not a reward for the good things we have done, so none of us can boast about it.…
[Acts] The Church Empowered
Public Reading of Scripture [ Acts 9:1-19 ] 1 But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest 2 and asked him for letters to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any belonging to the Way, men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem.…
Who He Is
What is a Protector? A person or thing that protects to cover or shield from exposure, injury, damage, or destruction: guard a device used to prevent injury : guard supervision or support of one that is smaller and weaker A protector is one who takes responsibility for keeping someone or something safe.…
Our second pre-recorded worship during the COVID-19 pandemic. This week's readings focussed on love. Love of God, love of neighbour, and how we can show love by staying away yet still in contact with one another in this time.
Colin Cameron • Sermon • • 42 views • 35:19
This is a pre-recorded version of the worship that will be offered on Sunday March 15, 2020 at Holy Cross. We hope that it is helpful to the people who need to stay home to properly care for themselves during this time.
Never Ending Story
Finding Our Story Phil 3 - we have no story until Christ. No identity, no individualism until Christ In Christ we find our story Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away, and look, new things have come. Knowing Your Story Paul has returned to Jerusalem - seen…