Johnold J. Strey • Sermon • • 2,397 views
Pastor Johnold J. Strey Gloria Dei Lutheran Church; Belmont, CA Sermon on Luke 2:15-20 The Nativity of our Lord; Christmas Eve Friday, December 24, 2010 CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH A SHEPHERD’S FAITH Introduction If we reenacted the Christmas story in the first two chapters of Luke’s Gospel, there would…
Jeremy Cooley • Sermon • • 421 views
Select all the text in this box and paste your sermon here... Citizens of the Kingdom of God: A Life Worthy of the Gospel Philippians 1:27-2:11 Introduction: We have to understand who Paul is writing to so that we can understand the thrust of the text. Brief history of Philippi: -Founded by Phillip,…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 407 views
John 9:1-7 There are a few things I am good at, but many things I'm bad at. Still other things I'm absolutely terrible at. Among them, I am a terrible patient. Other than a couple of childhood illnesses, I hadn't been sick a day in my life until a doctor diagnosed me with thyroid cancer. One surgery…
Grace Defined GRACE The dictionary defines grace as the unmerited favor of God toward men. This does not do justice to the richness of the biblical use of the term, which appears scores of times. Grace is the favor God is able to show to men because Christ died for them; “by grace are ye saved,” Eph.…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 285 views
Luke 2:8-14 And in the same region there were some shepherds staying out in the fields, and keeping watch over their flock by night.  And an angel of the Lord suddenly stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them; and they were terribly frightened.  And the angel said to them,…
Dave McNeff • Sermon • • 266 views
Read – Why did Jesus come to earth? Why did God become man? Why did Jesus die? The Greeley Tribune faith columnist on July 10, 2010 answered, “An honest reading of the Bible can only lead us to the conclusion that the Bible is uncertain on the significance of Jesus death.” Since he can’t find a biblical…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 245 views
“Of the increase of his government and of peace there will be no end, on the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from this time forth and forevermore. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will do this.”  Isaiah foresaw a day when the…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 185 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Timing may not be everything, but it is plenty. At the dedication service of the Statue of Liberty a boy was to wave a flag indicating that Senator William Evarts had finished his speech. This way the signal for men high in the head of the statue to let go of a giant French flag,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 176 views
Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, provides Christians with an example of obedience to God and trust in Christ. She shared in the sufferings of her son, and took her place alongside the other disciples.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 145 views
Jesus Christ was born to a poor unmarried Jewish couple in the village of Bethlehem. As Son of God, he was conceived by the Holy Spirit in the womb of his mother Mary.
Introduction 1. God sends his angel Gabriel six months earlier telling Zechariah that his prayer has been answered, they were to have a child and name him John. Now Gabriel comes with a new announcement to another couple. 2. At the time Israel was divided into three territories: Judea, Samaria, and Galilee.…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 89 views
“In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first registration when Quirinius was governor of Syria. And all went to be registered, each to his own town. And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city…
What was Jonah’s Problem? Jonah has an interesting story. A problem of sorts. Have you ever thought about why he had such a passion to not go to Nineveh? It is really simple; He hated the Assyrians. Throughout the history of the Israelites the Assyrians have been their enemies. Cruel and relentless enemies.…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 80 views
Scripture stresses the total humanity of Jesus Christ. Although sinless, Christ shared in the general condition of humanity, including suffering and death.
The Mystery of Jesus
For many, Jesus is a mystery. Who is He? Is He God? Is He man? If He is both, and we believe He is, what did it mean for God's Son to become a man? This is the real meaning of Christmas.