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In his book, The Pursuit of Excellence, Ted Engstrom opens with a folk tale gleaned from the North American High Plains Indians. The story tells of a warrior who found an eagle’s egg that had tumbled out of its nest. Curious about what would happen, he took the egg and placed it in the next of a Prairie…
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Joy, peace and happiness result from following Jesus Christ, together with the hope of being like him and with him in heaven. This is anticipated in the OT, which stresses the importance of obedience to the Lord.
Robert Cote • Sermon • • 1,082 views
The Benefits of Righteous living Proverbs 3:5-10 We find three maxims here with three benefits. I. The First Maxim. Vs.5-6 A. Trust in the Lord with all thine heart. B. Lean not unto thine own understanding. C. In all thy ways acknowledge Him. First Benefit: He shall direct thy paths. II. The Second…
John Altizer • Sermon • • 1,048 views
How to Make Your Life Count For Christ Be a Barnabas! ( Selected Scriptures in Acts) 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. If we are honest, every Christian wants to stand before Christ one day and hear the words “well done my good…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 970 views
James 4:5-10 Steps to a Successful Christian Life “Do you suppose it is to no purpose that the Scripture says, ‘He yearns jealously over the Spirit that he has made to dwell in us?’ But He gives more grace. Therefore it says, ‘God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.’ Submit yourselves therefore…
Jeff Brown • Sermon • • 530 views
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly September 12, 2007 “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom” Col 3:16a 1. “Dwell” means “to live in” or “to be at home,” and “richly” may be more fully rendered “abundantly or extravagantly rich.” Scripture…
Learn what "disciple-making" means as Matthew 4:13 becomes the launching point. Jesus taught the disciples to share the Word, show the Word, teach the Word and serve the World. Two simple words, but a lifetime of modeling the Person of Christ.
What Should We Expect?
Toby DeHay • Sermon • • 270 views • 43:16
It is expected that believers spend a portion of their day in God's Word. This helps to provide spiritual development, it transforms the Christian's mind, dispels ignorance, and gives us a mighty weapon as we engage in spiritual warfare.
Dr. George Bannister • Sermon • • 254 views
TEXT: Ephesians 4:7-16 ETS: The Lord has given grace gifts to every believer. ESS: Every believer is to use his God-given spiritual gifts within the body of Christ. OSS: Believers will commit to serve through the church. PQ: What does the Bible teach about spiritual gifts? UW: Statements TOPIC: The Meaning…
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JEREMIAH AN ANCIENT MAN WITH A MODERN MESSAGE “Strangers in a foreign land” Jeremiah 29:1-10 *“These are the words of the letter that Jeremiah the prophet sent from Jerusalem to the surviving elders of the exiles, and to the priests, the prophets, and all the people, whom Nebuchadnezzar had taken into…
Intro Last week we looked briefly at the Beatitudes and learnt what we referred to as the soundtrack of our lives. The rhythms and lyrics to the song our lives sing are wrapped up in those verses. The big takeaway from hearing those Beatitudes is that we hear that we have been called by God to be called…
John O. Evans • Sermon • • 215 views
GREYFRIARS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH THEMES FROM ROMANS 1. THE JUDGEMENT OF GOD Passage: Romans 1:17 - 32 Introduction: In this letter to the Romans, Paul sets out for Christian people he has never met his understanding of "the Gospel". It is also to prepare the way for a personal visit (see 15:28‑32) when…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 176 views
Knowing God has a transforming effect on a person spiritually and morally and makes that person bold in actions for God. Not knowing God in the present will result in dissatisfaction and degeneration into wickedness and in the future will bring eternal alienation from him.
Story of the man pumping water! The water was moving him. One author points out that we can’t expect to be this passive in our Christian life, but we do need to realize that the Christian life is a supernatural experience. We must need to realize and rely on God to live this life. Paul told Timothy in…
What Makes a Methodist? Three Simple Rules
Pastor John Blossom - South Meriden Trinity UMC • South Meriden Trinity United Methodist Church • Sermon • • 153 views • 25:16
Three simple rules form John Wesley's General Rules for Methodism - Do no harm, Do good, stay in love with God. Pastor John Blossom of South Meriden Trinity UMC describes how modern Methodists can remember these three simple rules to become like Jesus. Based on Reuben Job's book, "Three Simple Rules: A Wesleyan Way of Living"
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 150 views
The content of discipleship is most clearly seen in the Christian’s relationship to Jesus Christ. But this also affects a person’s relationship to God the Father, the cross, the church and the world.
Wednesday Night Bible Study
George Boyd • Sermon • • 147 views
The Call to Discipleship And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 144 views
Mark 11:1-11 And as they approached Jerusalem, at Bethphage and Bethany, near the Mount of Olives, He sent two of His disciples,  and said to them, "Go into the village opposite you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, on which no one yet has ever sat; untie it and bring…
Matthew Nelson • Sermon • • 138 views
Sermon Text: 9 And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, 10 so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing…
Prayer As we make our way through this book of Ecclesiastes, as I said last week... …we’re going to continue to see this phrase: The Vanity of... Again, the purpose of the author of this book (Solomon)... …is to search out the MEANING of LIFE... to see whether different aspects of life - JUSTIFY our…