Gospel of Luke
Introduction: In the passage before us today Jesus proceeds to tell a parable about a dishonest manger. Although this manager is dishonest and serves as a bad example, Jesus uses his bad example to teach us some GOOD lessons. We see good and bad examples everyday. We need discernment to learn from the…
Overcoming Joy Robbers
Begin the sermon by using a selfie stick... We started a new series last week talking about things that rob your joy. Last week was doubt, this week we are talking about selfishness. What do I mean by selfishness? Selfishness defined - A self-centred concern for oneself, without due regard to the needs…
One year ago... One year ago, all of you were about to line up at the starting line. you had make mistakes in 2017 and you have learned from them. 2018 was going to be a new year with reniewed commitment and hope. The world counted down, 10,9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1!!! And you set off. And as your pastor I cheered…
Question - Help me with My Stress Even though you may be working to reduce stress, our culture is offering more and more. Earth is offering you more. Gen work 181 hours more than previous Generation … 1 extra month in the same year Mothers - 80% feel unbearable amount of stress and 70% are sleep deprived.…
The Book of Proverbs
Pastor Al Addleman • Cornerstone Bible Church • Sermon • • 227 views • 46:43
This week Pastor Al Addleman continues thru the Book of Proverbs with a study from Chapter 12. In this study, we look at some things we can do to live righteously, foresaking evil and wrong ideas.
1 After this there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, which is called in Hebrew, Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of sick people, blind, lame, paralyzed, waiting for the moving of the water. 4 For…
Eye Conditions MYOPIA (Nearsighted) Myopia is the inability of the eye to focus on distant objects. Only objects that are near can be clearly distinguished. So myopia is called nearsightedness. The spiritual side of myopia is to have me vision. A nearsighted view of life focuses only on what affects…
W. Charles Harris II • VILLAGE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH OF LOS ANGELES • Sermon • • 148 views • 40:45
The necessity of salvation A little boy came running into the house after playing outside. His mother stopped him and asked what was on his right hand. He replied, “Oh, just a little mud.” His mother then asked if he was planning on getting it off his hand. He thought for a moment and said, “Sure, Mom.…
Giving Thanks Webster says Thanksgiving is the act of giving thanks How do we do that? Having a grateful heart Spirit of thanksgiving Being content Not feeling entitled By not expecting Thanksgiving characterizes the Righteous 3 But immorality or any impurity or greed must not even be named among you,…
The Book of Ecclesiastes
Mr Joe Goodale • Cornerstone Bible Church • Sermon • • 136 views • 45:21
This week Joe Goodale introduces the Book of Ecclesiastes. In this study we go over the Who, What, Where, and How of the book and look at the theme and purpose that the author wants to proclaim.
Charles Spurgeon • Faithlife Sermons • Illustration • • 94 views
I have sometimes thought of the contrast between the poor man’s funeral and the rich man’s funeral. When the poor man dies, his sons and daughters weep with real distress, for the death of the father brings sadness and sympathy into that house. The poor man is to be buried, but it can only be managed…
Outcasts - Luke: a Gospel for the Rejected
Greed. It’s a simple word, but it’s tentacles can reach deep into the human soul, and when they do, greed will drag an individual into a life that is far from God. Take a listen to Jesus’ teaching on greed as Pastor Jeremy identifies the dangers of greed from Luke 12:13-21 and guides us into a consideration of whether greed may have gotten past our guards.
A Tale of Two Masters 24 No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon. Money is not evil. Money is no more evil that food, sleep or sex. Each of these things can be sources of…
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 69 views
“I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.” –Jim Carrey With a net worth in the vicinity of 150 million dollars, the funny man actor finds that fame and fortune is not the answer to life’s ills. A believer would agree…