Benjamin Janssen • Sermon • • 7,967 views
13:1 And as he came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, “Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!” 2 And Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings? There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down.” 3 And as he sat on…
The Book of Acts
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 1,467 views
Five lessons in this Scripture: 1. The courage (vs. 25-32). 2. The conflict (vs. 26-28; 33). 3. The compromise (vs. 34-40). 4. The comfort (vs. 40-41). 5. The commitment (vs. 42).
Bobby Earls • Sermon • • 1,065 views
TEXT: ACTS 5:27-42 TOPIC: Exposition of Acts 5:27-42 Pastor Bobby Earls, First Baptist Church, Center Point July 9, 2008 Acts 5:28 - The Sanhedrin had apparently forgotten the brash statement its supporters had made before Pilate that the responsibility for Jesus’ death should be on them and their children…
Review we’re coming to the end of Luke’s account of work of the HS in the Jewish world though the HS continued to work among the Jewish people he shifts Luke’s focus to the work of Paul and his team in the Gentile world The Holy Spirit’s purpose is to show the progressive fulfillment of Acts 1:8 8 But…
Rejoicing Through Revelation
C. Jason Walker • Broomfield Baptist • Sermon • • 146 views • 42:18
Introduction: Illustration - The Reality of Trials It's been said concerning trials and storms of life that, "Either you just came through one, are now entering one, or one looms on your horizon." Main Thought: Prepare today for the persecutions of tomorrow looking for the promise of eternity. Sub-intro:…
Brandon Merrill • Sermon • • 86 views
Sunday, November 23, 2008 Beatitudes #8 - Persecuted Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account. Rejoice and be glad, for your…
What roles do each member perform as we labor together with God? What was the Limited Commission and the Great Commission? What should be our attitude toward the persecution that comes to us for following Christ?
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 76 views
Scripture identifies a number of reasons why individuals and governmments may attempt to persecute believers and also the methods by which they may carry this out.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 61 views
Scripture outlines the attitudes which believers should adopt in the face of persecution, laying particular emphasis upon the faithfulness of God, the example of Jesus Christ and the need for patience and hope by believers.
The Book of Acts
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 55 views
The power of God: 1. Overcomes the worst conditions (vs. 12-16). 2. Outrages God's enemies (vs. 17-18). 3. Opens prison doors (vs. 19-25). 4. Obligates us to the highest devotion (vs. 26-29).
Chris Hodges • Sermon • • 45 views
Text: Acts 12:24 Thesis: To note how persecution aided in the growth of the early church. Introduction: (1) One of the least emphasized “secrets” for church growth may very well be one of the most important. (2) Let us note how persecution helped the early church grow: Discussion: I. Reality of persecution…
Acts 16:6 begins a new chapter in the spread of the Gospel it started in Jerusalem, then spread into Judea, then Samaria and then out into the uttermost parts of the earth it is now moving into Europe, making its way towards the capital of the Roman Empire Summary: Jesus, by his HS, restrained Paul and…
Jeremy Stephens • Sermon • • 34 views
1) 3-20-11…AM…SBC 2) “The Fiery Furnaces of Life” Intro 1 Peter 4:12-19 1- AD64—9 days Rome burned—desire to refurbish Rome Nero was blamed—Christians scapegoats—much hated—false reports—canibalism (LT) and uncontrolled lust (holy kiss)—after fire Nero capitalized on the anti-Christian sentiment—persecuted…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 25 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Florence Chadwick was the first woman ever to swim the difficult and cold 21 mile stretch of water between Catalina Island and the California coast. She failed on her first attempt because of poor vision. After 15 hours and 55 minutes of numbing cold she asked to be taken out of…
Paintball Glory Last week, Logan was invited along to Jake’s birthday party at Blitz Paintball and because I am a man-child… I was right in there to play too. Do I want to get shot by 20 other people with tiny plastic pellets filled with paint while trying to get hold of a rubber ducky placed on an abandoned…
Many signs and wonders were being done among the people through the hands of the apostles. They were all together in Solomon’s Colonnade. No one else dared to join them, but the people spoke well of them. Believers were added to the Lord in increasing numbers—multitudes of both men and women. As a result,…
Ken Lang • Sermon • • 18 views
Introduction 1. Let’s turn to Galatians 6:16. 2. Have you ever heard of Robin Warren or Barry Marshall? a. They were two researchers that discovered the cause of ulcers. b. The current research had identified stress, excess stomach acid as potential causes. c. They identified the bacteria called, , as…
Dr. John Barnett • Sermon • • 15 views
February 17,2012 By John Barnett Read, print, and listen to this resource on our website wwww.DiscoverTheBook.org As we open to Revelation 2:8-11 we are opening to the second of Christ's seven personal letters to individual churches of the late 1st Century. We looked at them as a group, but now we are…