Dr. George Bannister • Sermon • • 824 views
TITLE: Being Thankful at Thanksgiving: The Fruit of Thankfulness TEXT: Psalm 100 ETS: The Psalmist issues a call for people to worship God, with a heart of thanks. ESS: An attitude of thankfulness bears positive, transformational fruit in the believer’s life. OSS: Believers will make the choice to live…
Brad Jordan • Cornerstone Baptist Church • Sermon • • 32 views • 28:30
This morning, as we continue our series on Attitude Adjustment we are going to talk about what it means to truly be thankful and where better to turn than one of the many songs of praise and thanksgiving that we find in the Psalter. Turn with me to Psalm 30 as we answer four questions who, what, when and why.
True gratitude is immensely important in the Christian life. We see from Psalm 100 and other texts that our expression of gratitude is a reflection of saving faith & of knowledge and appreciate for God, and it impacts our maturity and effectiveness in the Christian life.
W. Charles Harris II • Sermon • • 15 views
HOW CAN I SAY THANKS THANKS IS IN ORDER S IN ORDER I”m glad that Thanksgiving Day still exists in the United States of America because it shouts to the world that “Thanks is in order” and “All Thanks points to God alone.” The unfortunate truth is that the postmodern world in which we reside is almost…
Fred Ayers • Sermon • • 14 views
Making A Joyful Noise -Showing Thanks ps 100 1 Make a joyful noise unto the Lord , all ye lands. 2 Serve the Lord with gladness: Come before his presence with singing. 3 Know ye that the Lord he is God: It is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; We are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.…
Mike Lester • Illustration • • 10 views
There is hope today in knowing that Jesus is alive, and that one day He is coming for His children. A self-made millionaire was scheduled to speak to a class of fifty-nine sixth graders in the heart of one of New York's toughest neighborhoods. These were kids who had grown up around poverty, violence,…
Stand Alone Sermons
Pastor Luke preached from Psalm 100, saying that "We were made for worship, drawing us to God who loves and gives life." He said that with a heart of thankfulness: we express worship to the Lord both inwardly and outwardly (verses 1-2, 4), we are drawn to the Lord’s presence and His heart (verses 2 & 4), and we experience the Lord’s life-giving goodness and His love (verses 3 & 5).
Mike Lester • Illustration • • 8 views
Jesus' last words show us His heart for a lost and dying world. Samuel Rutherford, theologian and Bible scholar in the 1600s, had this to say as he lay on his deathbed: "Mine eye shall see my Redeemer. He has pardoned, loved, and washed me, and given me joy unspeakable and full of glory. Glory shines…
The Holy Writings
Jewish Meditation Literature Have you ever had that moment where you have a noisy neighbor? But not that angry noise, rather that noise of jubilation and joy, as if they are having a party with everyone in the area…except you? The bass creeps through your walls, penetrates into your head , you feel it…
Dr. Emerson Eggerichs Pastor and Author Dr. Emerson Eggerichs tells the story of the time his wife gave him a jacket for Christmas as they were spending the holiday together with his wife’s family. He opened the present as his wife looked on expectantly. He smiled at her and said “Thank you” as he set…
Mike Lester • Illustration • • 5 views
Christ freed us from the law, not so we could live without it, but so we could voluntarily live by it. Living in an imperfect world is evidenced by the lawlessness of many people around us. But perhaps a more unusual example of ridiculous imperfection would be some of the laws different cities have enacted…
Olga Harris • Sermon • • 4 views
Dr. Emerson Eggerichs El pastor y autor, el Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, cuenta la historia del momento en que su esposa le regaló una chaqueta para Navidad mientras pasaban las vacaciones junto con la familia de su esposa. Abrió el presente mientras su esposa miraba expectante. Él le sonrió y dijo "Gracias"…