This is Us
Pastor Chase wraps up our series on "This is Us". Today is all about prayer. If God is all knowing, why do we bother praying? How should we pray? We will dive in to all of this and more in the message. Take a listen!
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Introduction: A. God’s Word created water creatures and air creatures (v.20). 1. “Then God said…” (v.20). a) The power of God’s Word. (1) God’s Word can set the hardest heart afire or else pound it like a hammer until it breaks and surrenders to Christ. The Lord says in Jeremiah "Is not My word like…
Bethel Baptist Church • Sermon • • 790 views • 32:56
Suffering often shocks the Christian and non-Christian. Our culture tells us we can find happiness in the world. But experience and this passage teaches this world brings futility, corruption, and pain. This wonderful passage teaches us not to hope in this world, but in the one to come. This life is not without hope when we believe in Christ because we are promised a day when sin and death will be no more.
Turn to 1 Peter 1 There seems to be a perception about God and the Church in our society - that God and the Church exist primarily to fix problems. “If God’s is so powerful, and He can fix all my problems, then He should fix all my problems and the problems of the world” - or so goes the idea. Of course…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 253 views
As I am getting older I find myself groaning much more. I grown when I stand up after sitting for awhile. I groan when I sit after I’ve been standing for awhile. I groan in the morning, groan at night, and groan after I’ve eaten too much. I groan when I see certain things on television, I groan when…
God exist as a TRINITY . When I first began to study the Bible years ago, the doctrine of the Trinity was one of the most complex problems I had to encounter. I have never fully resolved it, for it contains an aspect of mystery. Though I do not totally understand it to this day, I accept it as a revelation…
THE ULTIMATE LIFESTYLE Chapter 8 of Romans is one of the great chapters on the Christian Life. It explains the wonderful privileges we have as believers when we allow the Holy Spirit to fill and control our lives. Romans 8:1-39 LW - Two Natures … struggle everyone goes through. Civil war going on in…
Foundations for Growth
Intro Foundations for Growth Learn how to communicate with God. Some of you have communicated with God all of your lives while others … When it comes to praying and observing people who pray, I want to learn how to pray more effectively, and I think you do too, so we will look at the apostle Paul . Paul…
Intro Baggage Series… Tonight we will talk about the baggage of guilt… or shame. Too many believers struggle with the guilt factor ... It will weigh you down. I don’t know what kind of church experience you had when you were young… it could have been good or bad… and it impacts you today. Some churches…
All Creation is Groaning Looking through the lens of community ministry. The whole earth awaits the redemption of the children of God. Studying God’s compassion highlights three separate attributes of God’s goodness. They are, 8. Mercy, Grace, Patience. God’s mercy, patience, and grace may be seen as…
Dr. David Fincher • Sermon • • 60 views
It’s dangerous to use a word and not know what it means. (Mr. Barrett illustration) There is a chance that you have used the word worship for a long time without knowing exactly what it means. And yet, so much can be said and only begin to scratch the surface talking about worship. Churches have feuded…
INTRODUCTION: Today is Easter, and I know many of you treasure this day and what it represents. I also know that for some the idea that we are not gathered on Easter as a church is disappointing and discouraging. But I also want to challenge you today to consider why we gather regularly on Sunday to…
Pastor Cherry Geo. Smith, III • BFC • Sermon • • 53 views • 52:09
The Caterpillar doesn't know what it will look like as a butterfly. However, its not knowing is the blessing it needs in order to fulfill the transition into the Adult Butterfly. When we don't know, we yet hope and act upon that hope to bring our end to pass.
A survey of all of the pieces we have been studying in the first eight chapters of Romans. Very lengthy, but some of the most powerful theology there is.
Man to Man
The title of the message is “The God of the Living”. This is because God is not the God of the dead but He is The God of the Living This phrase was part of the response Jesus gave to the Sadducee's when they gave him a hypothetical question that was meant to trap him. They asked Jesus about a woman who…