I want to remind you of five greatest gifts that we must claim this Christmas. All these five gifts are packaged to gather in one precious gift wrapping known as Emmanuel. You must claim these five gifts because it is what makes life meaningful and worth living. Let's unpack what's in Emanuel.
This morning I want us to attempt a monumentally difficult challenge. And let me say at the beginning of our attempt that I fully expect, in fact I fully know, that we will fail in our challenge. The challenge that I want for us to attempt this morning is to embrace and comprehend the deep deep love…
The Grace of Giving
November is missions emphasis month. Why do we have a missions emphasis month? What is the point? We have several goals in mind including: to revive and increase our zeal for the Great Commission, to help you get to know, in a personal way our current missionaries, and to inspire you to give generously…
This afternoon I want us to continue thinking about love. I want to challenge us to think differently about how we actually love God. We must love God the in the same manner in which He loved us. 10 Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 1,779 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Several years ago I went to hear J. Allen Peterson one of the nation's most dynamic leaders in ministering to families. He told this true but tragic story. One of the finest couples laboring in the field of marriage enrichment, who had written 5 books that were very helpful, and…
We have about 3 more weeks in our study of Exodus If you brought your bible today, we are going to be studying Exodus 35-36 . You may know the story of the Exodus, Moses and the Red See, the 10 commandments, the Plagues of Egypt. You may know those stories. But we aren’t just reviewing the stories. We…
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“Speaking Forth The Word of God” 1 Corinthians 12:8-10 I. The Gift of Prophecy. A. Prophecy in the Bible. The gift of prophecy is speaking forth the Word of God through the anointing of the Holy Spirit. It is being a channel through which the Lord may speak. We are told that, “God, who at various times…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 531 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart had a gift and because of his giftedness in music Emperor's and Empresses were always showering him with gifts. Just the sort of thing he really needed too; like gold toothpick holders and silver snuffboxes. He had a fortune in fancy things that could not…
However, he has given each one of us a special gift through the generosity of Christ. That is why the Scriptures say, “When he ascended to the heights, he led a crowd of captives and gave gifts to his people.” Notice that it says “he ascended.” This clearly means that Christ also descended to our lowly…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 418 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Lucy is expounding on the meaning of Christmas and she says, "this is the time of the year that we show kindness and good will, when we accept others and welcome them into our home." Charlie Brown says, "why can't we be kind and accepting all through the year and not just at Christmas?"…
The Holy Spirit...Who? El Espiritu Santo...Quien?
Welcome/Bienvenido: Tithe & Offering Diezmo y Ofrenda Psalm 35:27-28 (NKJV) 27 Let them shout for joy and be glad, Who favor my righteous cause; And let them say continually, “Let the Lord be magnified, Who has pleasure in the prosperity of His servant .” 28 And my tongue shall speak of Your righteousness…
The depth of the Bible has always amazed me. When I was looking through my Bible to see what I could bring as an Easter Message I was led to 1 Peter 1:3-5. I put that in the bank to look at later. When I looked at the passage again, I was in truth, a bit lost as to why I was led to this passage. I started…
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Introduction: I. Tongues and Interpretation A. About the Gift of Tongues 1. The Greek word tongues “glossa”. glossa translated "tongue," is used to mean the physical tongue in a person's mouth & "language." In the New Testament passages where speaking in tongues is discussed, the meaning "languages"…
Christ Has Come!
Anthony & Naomi Stephens • Sermon • • 235 views
Introduction Sermon Title: Joy Has Come! Sermon Series: Christ Has Come! (Advent) = A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones . Sermon Text: A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones. The scientific effects of laughter: Introduction = A joyful…
The Incarnation of Jesus
Chris Ruefer • Serenissima Ministries • Sermon • • 229 views • 26:03
Theme: Walking in the light. The world is a dark place and we‘ll never see reality unless Jesus is our light. As humans, we are looking in the wrong places for light. We need the light to reveal us the truth and to have joy. As we look in humility at the Gospel, at Jesus, he transforms us. Grace changes everything.
The Holy Spirit...Who?-El Espiritu Santo...Quien?
Hope City Bilingual Church Admin • Sermon • • 220 views • 1:06:25
Welcome/Bienvenido: TITHE & OFFERING DIEZMO Y OFRENDA (NLT) 5 They went to Moses and reported, “The people have given more than enough materials to complete the job the Lord has commanded us to do!” 6 So Moses gave the command, and this message was sent throughout the camp: “Men and women, don’t prepare…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 172 views
Tragic times raise major questions in our lives. In Luke 13 we see that this was true in the time of Jesus as well as in our own time. We read starting with verse one, Now there were some present at that time who told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mixed with their sacrifices. Jesus…