Growing in The Faith
LaCedric D Williams • Sermon • • 9,478 views
Growth is the process of development and maturing, used to refer to the progress of the kingdom of God and the spiritual development of believers. Scripture uses images of growth (such as seeds, plants and infants) to stress the dynamic nature of personal faith and the kingdom of God. In this walk we must grow deeper to grow taller...
Mitch Marlowe • Sermon • • 6,265 views
Introduction i heard this week the true story of a man that got a brand new metal detector. He took it out to a field to try it out for the first time. As he turned it on, he got a really strong signal right where he was standing. He immediately started digging to found the prize. He dug and could not…
Text: Galatians 2:20 20 My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. INTRODUCTION: · Illustration: o “ Belief vs. Discipleship” (KMB 113) To believe costs…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 3,722 views
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.
The Vine, The Vinedresser and the Branches
John is the only Gospel writer to record Jesus’ extended conversation with his disciples at the Last Supper knowing that his time had come to suffer and die Jesus told his disciples that they would no longer be able to follow him and that one of them would betray him they were confused and shaken where…
The Battle for Truth
We are in a sermon Series in the Epistles of John entitled Radical Community . This morning we are going to be talking about, “the battle for truth.” To be honest the subject of TRUTH is a huge subject..… we are just going to be skimming the surface morning of the meaning of truth… What we are going…
The Kingdom Way
We're at the part in THE Kingdom Way when we need to start talking about how to Love People. A great place to start is Confession, Repentance and Forgiveness. These are big topics to cover together but they do fit together nicely. Learn not only what they mean, but also how to live them out in your everyday life.
When was the last time you thanked God for your eyes? Not a generic, “Thank you for everything.” A specific, “God, THANK YOU FOR MY eyes.” Thank you for the ability to see what I’m looking at. I may not know what or who I’m looking at sometimes, but I can see. I may not feel good, but I can see. I may…
Robert K. Storey • Sermon • • 1,788 views • 37:16
Living Under Grace 14 Sin is no longer your master, for you no longer live under the requirements of the law. Instead, you live under the freedom of God’s grace. What does it mean to live by Grace? What are the benefits of Grace? What are the misunderstandings? What is the meaning of Grace? Grace is…
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.
How to Follow Jesus
Brett Donald • Sermon • • 1,673 views
Blank holding ++ Friend told of summer camp counsellor w/ broken arm worshipping. Followers. Interesting, +++Instagram has followers. You follow someone on Instagram and get to observe what they post. Doesn’t mean there is relationship or any alignment of life but you get to follow from afar. +++ Commando’s.…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 1,619 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…
Being disciples - making disciples
Recognising there is a cost Last Sunday evening we were thinking about the value of following Jesus and the price that came with it. And we’re picking up that theme again this morning as we think about some really challenging words from Jesus. Jesus was on his last journey into Jerusalem ( Lk 9:51 )…
Fan or Follower
Today the big question is, Am I a Fan, or a Follower of Jesus? Pastor Kyle Idleman wrote a book back in 2011 called, not a fan . As I was reading the passage we are looking at today, and thinking about at how many disciples stopped following Jesus, I found this graphic to use with the sermon that I thought…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 1,460 views
The process by which believers are conformed to the likeness of Jesus Christ, especially in relation to obedience to and trust in God. Through the Holy Spirit, God refashions believers in the image of his Son, who is set before them as a model of the form of the redeemed life.
Colossians: It's All About Jesus
Mitch Marlowe • Sermon • • 1,404 views
Introduction The Book of Colossians is relevant to study before and after the Easter season because it provides one of the fullest expressions of the the deity and supremacy of Christ. It sets forth Jesus Christ as the image of the invisible God, the Creator and Sustainer of the Universe. The crucifixion,…
The Marks of a Faithful Disciple
Introduction How many of you have ever gone through the ordeal of teaching your teenage child how to drive? It’s nerve wracking isn’t it? Well, let’s be clear about it… it’s not only nerve wracking for the parent, it’s nerve wracking for the teen as well. [am I right?] I can recall being scared to death…