Thanksgiving 2018 Definition: Noun: εὐχαριστία (eucharistia), GK 2374 (S 2169), 15×. eucharistia means “thanksgiving.” The noun is most often used by Paul in his epistolary thanksgivings, where he emphasizes the posture of gratitude in the life of the church. The roots of this NT theme derive from Israel’s…
Awaiting the Holy Spirit: Teachings on the Kingdom of God in Preparation for Pentecost
Sermon #2: A Kingdom Characterized by Grace IntroductionWhen we speak of the kingdom of God, we speak of something we do not fully know. Last week we considered 5 General Points and 1 Specific Point about the kingdom of God General Point #1: The kingdom of God was central in the preaching of Jesus Christ…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 29 views
The offering of thanks, especially for gifts received. Scripture emphasises the importance of giving thanks to God for all his gifts and works, both as an expression of our dependence upon him and gratitude to him.
Today we come to a passage that is Paul’s prayer for the Colossian believers in light of what he has has heard reported to him from Epaphras. In it we see the heart of the Apostle shine through. Paul’s prayer for the church in Colossae that is fighting a false doctrine that purports to be true “knowledge,”…
What Are you Thankful For? What are you thankful for? Today, let’s take a few minutes and share things that we are thankful for. I have this handheld microphone and I will pass it around, and if you want you can share a few things you are thankful for. We do have many things to be thankful for. As church…
Jarred Edgecombe • Sermon • • 13 views
Thankfulness Colossians 1:9-14 Thankfulness is one of the most important attributes that we can develop. Colossians is full of thanksgiving. Paul gave thanks for the church; he prayed that they might grow in their thanksgiving, we should abound in thanksgiving (2:7); the evidence of our growth is our…
Pastor Jon Boyd • Compass Church Richmond • Sermon • • 11 views • 40:32
Rose consults her search engine of choice mid-conversation. Jon reminisces about an encyclopedia set he had in the 1960's. Adam and Eve wonder about durians. Jon reveals why he doesn't have a christian bumper sticker. Paul the Apostle continues to pray for the Colossians even though they have accepted the Gospel. Why? Because that is only the beginning of their salvation. What's the next step? Listen this week to find out.
Jesus & Me in the Psalms
SCRIPTURE READING 1 O give thanks unto the Lord ; for he is good: For his mercy endureth for ever. 2 O give thanks unto the God of gods: For his mercy endureth for ever. 3 O give thanks to the Lord of lords: For his mercy endureth for ever. 4 To him who alone doeth great wonders: For his mercy endureth…
Jrussiaky • Sermon • • 4 views
Select all the text in this box and paste your sermon here... Title: Intro: Clay and Wood I. People of Faith have received Jesus Christ a. Heard the word of truth i. Col 1:5-7 - the faith and love that spring from the hope that is stored up for you in heaven and that you have already heard about in the…