Introduction: Moments of wonder! (blow your mind; take your breath away)- Starry sky along the North Shore; asking my wife to marry me and hearing yes; holding my little boys for the very first time; the moment I understood that because of Christ’s blood and His resurrection from the dead I was invited…
Paul Calvert • Sermon • • 72 views
Sermon 03304 “The Hands and Feet of Jesus” Luke 4: 18 “The Hope of Easter” I. Introduction A. Opening Illustration: 1. Basketball (Xavier, no hope of winning). 2. Sometimes parents think there is no hope for their kids. 3. People get depressed (job loss, lack of purpose) and they lose hope. 4. (Statistic??)…
A powerful and honest testimony from guest speaker, Cheyl White, how she overcame death of family members, addiction and hopelessness through Jesus Christ. Even in the dark times, Jesus uses Cheryl to encourage and breath grace into others. Sit back, listen and let Cheryl bring the hope Jesus gives to all who call on His name.
C.L. Thomas • Sermon • • 11 views
I. The Valley of Hurtings In the valley, Ezekiel observes some things about this divided kingdom. A. The Deplorable condition of the valley (Vs. 1-2) He has set down in the midst of the valley. He wasn’t a bystander. He wasn’t on the outside looking in. God Set him in the middle of the valley. God has…
1 “Don’t let your heart be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I am going to prepare a place for you? 3 If I go away and prepare a place for you, I will come again and take you to myself, so that where I am…
Stand Alone Sermons
Pastor Luke preached about how Jesus is our Banner of Victory. This includes: Victory Over Sin, Victory Over Guilt, Victory Over Shame, Victory Over Fear, Victory Over Sickness, Victory Over Temptation, and Victory Over Death!
Roger Yenkins • Sermon • • 6 views • 54:18
For Paul's, the Church, filled by Jesus, in Christ, and blessed by the Father, fills all creation as ambassadors of the Messiah. They have His Spirit, and by His Spirit, they proclaim the message of the gospel to all creation. They are the blessed community that carries the mission of blessing the world by proclaiming the reconciliation of all things in Jesus, the Messiah.
Next week we are starting a new section of the Gospel of John… the Passion as we study Chapters 18-21. This will take us through Easter, which is only a few weeks away. I told you on my flight to Africa I had the opportunity to watch a lot of movies. Some I had seen before, some were the first time.…
Pastor Mitch • Sermon • • 3 views
There are moments in life when you feel as though hope is gone. Judas must have felt like all of his dreams were for nothing. We know he was motivated by money and the gravy train was leaving the station. And Satan entered into Judas who was called Iscariot, belonging to the number of the twelve. Judas…
40 When Jesus returned, the crowd welcomed him, for they were all expecting him. 41 Just then, a man named Jairus came. He was a leader of the synagogue. He fell down at Jesus’s feet and pleaded with him to come to his house, 42 because he had an only daughter about twelve years old, and she was dying.…
8 Now the king of Aram was at war with Israel. After conferring with his officers, he said, “I will set up my camp in such and such a place.” 9 The man of God sent word to the king of Israel: “Beware of passing that place, because the Arameans are going down there.” 10 So the king of Israel checked on…
Reset the Comeback
19 Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the Most Holy Place by the blood of Jesus, 20 by a new and living way opened for us through the curtain, that is, his body, 21 and since we have a great priest over the house of God, 22 let us draw near to God with a sincere heart in full assurance…
Nathan Sehi • Sermon • • 1 view
We live with a constant bully. It regularly beats up our friends and family. We try to cover up the bruises of our hearts with makeup, but it is simply a cover up. In reality we live in a broken world that often leaves us despairing. Who is this bully? Sin, suffering, death. Paul reminds us that in Jesus Christ we have already won the victory. May we look to Christ and praise God from who our victory comes.
9 Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion! Shout, Daughter Jerusalem! See, your king comes to you, righteous and victorious, lowly and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. 10 I will take away the chariots from Ephraim and the warhorses from Jerusalem, and the battle bow will be broken. He will…
Bill Sizemore • Sermon • • 1 view
Very few believers today find themselves living a victorious Christian life. The life of victory is waiting for the belivers that walk by faith and not by sight. 1 John 5:1-5 gives us the formula for a victorious life of faith.
When Grace Comes to Town
Robert C. Beckman Jr. • Sermon • • 0 views
Entice: We have been speaking lots of comforting words in 2020. Comforting words in the midst of crisis, chaos, conflict and COVID. To some, words of comfort in a year like this are hollow or hype or hysteria. I guess it would depend on the source of the hope you have and the comfort you extend. Engage:…
Allan Vincent • Sermon • • 0 views
The Resurrection of Christ - A Truth with Consequences But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, How we celebrate something “special” is usually a fairly accurate indication of what it means to us! - Birthdays, anniversaries, - Birthdays, anniversaries,…