Benjamin Janssen • Sermon • • 2,425 views
1 Paul, an apostle—not from men nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised him from the dead— 2 and all the brothers who are with me, To the churches of Galatia: 3 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, 4 who gave himself for our sins to deliver…
Have you ever wondered why so many people lose any joy they might have had in their lives?… even Christians? They start off great but fade … it’s like they sprang a leak and of o their joy leaked out. Tonight, we will look at what Paul says about How we can maintain our joy. Finally, my brothers, rejoice…
Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 1,149 views
LEGALISM VS. LOVING OBEDIENCE Donald Grey Barnhouse tells this story in his book Let Me Illustrate: around 1928, I led a Bible conference at Montrose, Pennsylvania, for about two hundred young people and a few older people. One day two old ladies complained that some of the girls were not wearing stockings.…
How I Met Jesus
The Pharisees were a group of religious leaders that held the people in bondage. Jesus came an disrupted their entire religious system. Late one night, a Pharisee named Nicodemus met with Jesus. He had questions and Jesus had the answers. Since then, Jesus has continued to disrupt every religious system we build.
Bill Towne • Sermon • • 771 views
Paul and Ananias Transformation: Acts 9:1-17 ILLUSTRATION: Olympics I love the Olympics! I’m bordering on depression with the realization of the Olympics coming to a close. Although, I’m a little conflicted because I’m exhausted and don’t know how much longer and can go with so little sleep. Have you…
Armando Borja • Sermon • • 647 views
BAD RESULTS OF LEGALISM Text: Mark 2:23-28; 3:1-5 Legalism is strict conformity to the letter of the law rather than its spirit. It is also being strict with what the Bible is not strict about. It is also doing what the law requires in order to be saved. I. Legalism makes a person judgmental – v. 23;…
Josh Kelley • Sermon • • 613 views
Called to Freedom Galatians III: Pleasing God, Not Man Galatians 1:10 January 13, 2013 PRAYER SCRIPTURE READING: Gal 1:8-10 MIRROR READING Q How many of you READ GALATIANS? I want you to read it one more time (for now), in a different translation (one LITERAL, one INTERPRETIVE, one NEUTRAL). One of the…
Ron L Owen • Sermon • • 587 views
Colossians 1 Introduction to the Book of Colossians Introduction • The Content of Colossians - This book address some very important and current issues such as, false religion, the church, creation, end times, family and social life, and above all, the person of Jesus Christ. - It addresses the heresies…
Richard E Powell • Sermon • • 514 views
The following is the sermon manuscript from last week’s message on Romans 14. And just so you know, I preached Romans 14 because it follows Romans 13! :-) No one made me mad just before the service. I preached this message because we are in a series from Romans 12-15. This sermon could be preached in…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 435 views
Correspondence in character or behaviour; believers are not to conform to the ways of this world but are to be conformed to the image of Christ.
Life of peter
Fred Ayers • Sermon • • 382 views
Blind Traditions For the next several weeks we are going to look at texts where Peter was the spokesman for the group. Then answered Peter and said unto him, Declare unto us this parable. Matt 15: Illustration of the spokesman: So many of us go on blindly accepting traditions w/o comparing them to scripture.…
Introduction Good morning and welcome to Dishman Baptist Church. The subject of bullying has become a major focal point in our society in recent years. Various studies suggest that either one in four or one in five teenagers will experience bullying. A whole new form of etiquette - called netiquette…
Luke: The Story of Jesus
Sometime's it hurts when the light shines and reveals the darkness in our hearts. This is what happened to the Pharisees and Teachers of the Law at this dinner party and they didn't take it very well! Let's not be like them and instead allow God's light to expose our darkness and bring transformation and renewal!
The Book of Colossians
Randy Bradley • Sermon • • 245 views • 26:47
God calls all of us to strive to grow and serve Him. If we are not careful we can end up thinking this growing and serving can earn us salvation. Christian maturity is not found in a system of rules and regulations with neat little boxes we can check. We grow when we walk with Christ, abide in Him, serve God and yield to the Holy Spirit.
Jeff Brown • Sermon • • 232 views
If We Say We Have No Sin Sunday, January 5, 2008 “If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.” 1 John 1:8 1. The fall lied to us in the matter of sin. It lied about its cost, its power, its payment required and most of all it lied about its very own existence. 2. Sin by…
Benjamin Janssen • Sermon • • 226 views
1 For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. 2 Look: I, Paul, say to you that if you accept circumcision, Christ will be of no advantage to you. 3 I testify again to every man who accepts circumcision that he is obligated to keep the whole…
Dave McNeff • Sermon • • 195 views
Read Luke 1:1-5. A mother told her 7-year old son to get ready for church. The boy said, “But Daddy doesn’t go. Why should I?” Mom quickly replied, “Well, when Daddy was your age, he went every Sunday.” The boy asked his father, “Is that true?” Dad replied, “That’s right, so go get ready.” The boy replied,…
Richard Curry • Sermon • • 188 views
GALATIANS 4:1-5 “BACK TO THE FUTURE” IN TH E 1985 SCIENCE FICTION COMEDY, MICHAEL J. FOX’S CHARACTER (MARTY MCFLY) ENDS UP GOING BACK IN TIME. THE MOVIE SETIING BEGINS WITH HIS PARENTS WHO WERE IN BAD SHAPE BECAUSE OF THEIR PAST. (FATHER WAS BEING BULLIED) (MOTHER WAS PRUDISH) MARTY GOES BACK IN TIME…
Abiding in Christ
Pastor Bart Leger • Sermon • • 175 views • 45:27
If you’re a disciple of Jesus, then your abiding in Christ and His abiding in you defines everything about who you are. In this series we’ll see how the disciple’s mission, mind, emotions, body, will, and relationships are affected by his or her relationship to Jesus. Understanding our identity in Christ is crucial as we seek to follow him faithfully.
Jarred Edgecombe • Sermon • • 174 views
Three Deadly Distractions Colossians 2: 16-23 Bill Bright used to tell a story about a woman married to a tyrant. He didn’t like the way she kept house. He didn’t like the way she did laundry. He didn’t like the way she ironed his clothes. He didn’t like the way she dressed. He didn’t like the way she…
James (Jim) L. Goforth, Jr • Sermon • • 157 views
Freed to be Free #12 Galatians 4:21-31 Human Ingenuity or God’s Miracle? Thank you for your prayers this week as Lisa was in the Hospital … Now we return to the book of Galatians Reminding you that Paul founded this church in Galatia. He founded it on the simple Gospel that we are brought into the Kingdom…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 157 views
The belief that salvation demands or depends upon total obedience to the letter of the law. Examples of legalism include an excessive concern for minute details of the law coupled with a neglect of its funadmental concerns, and a preoccupation with human legal traditions.