Health Quiz - How many here have ever broken a bone? How many here have ever had stitches? 30 or more stitches? How many have cut yourself? Anyone wounded in combat? Talk about a different type of wound… our hidden emotional wounds. What are our hidden wounds? memories, resentments, regrets, worries,…
Dave McNeff • Sermon • • 677 views
Intro – A young man was about to leave for Basic Training. He jokingly told his family that he was going to have to learn how to eat, sleep, shave and make his bed all over again. His brother, who was about to get married muttered, “Me too!” Well guess what – something similar happens when we become…
Where do we start? 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His commandments; His praise endures forever. What do we tend to fear? The unknown…
Romans 12 - Foundations of the Christian Life
The desire for revenge is a common human experience. But revenge doesn't bring peace. We only find peace when we overcome our own bitterness. And we only truly overcome bitterness when we, firstly, trust God's justice and when we, secondly, show evidence that we've emulated God's forgiveness. Then we overcome evil with good. As usual, this recording starts with our testimonies. The sermon starts at 9:30. After this short sermon we broke into two groups to study the passage more carefully.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 166 views
Scripture teaches that it is wrong to strike back or to return evil for evil, whether by immediate retaliation or by taking revenge later. Justice must be done, but this must be left in the hands of God, or of the authorities ordained by God.
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 92 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease The Revolutionary War was complicated by the fact that it was often also a Civil War. Families were on both sides of the conflict. William, for example became the governor of New Jersey because of the influence of his famous father. The shocking thing was that William wanted to…
Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times. “Therefore the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with…
A Bad Attitude Some people have a real bad attitude towards life. Reckless and Careless - If being reckless and careless sound like a great way to live then you are a fool, and its not me calling you a fool God is. 16 One who is wise is cautious and turns away from evil, but a fool is reckless and careless.…
We all have people in our lives that we are convinced that make our lives more difficult. ( boss We try to solve things but we make things worse. Boudreaux Joke - Boudreaux comes into the grocery… lump under his shirt… dynamite… Boudreaux It seems that everytime God is leading us to do something great,…
In this sermon, pastor John walks us through how the enemy, Satan, uses the same tactics today that he did in Nehemiah's time to demorlaize, discourage and prevent us from moving forward with God. Nehemiah acknowledged the enemy's attack and responded with prayer and action.
Intro God is for us! not just with us, by us, but for us. We have been looking at Grace… Today I want us to look at Grace that Forgives. Some principles… If you have been blessed by God, He wants you to bless others. If you have been cared for by God, he wants you to care for others. If you have been…
Introduction: Read text. 1-14 What are the judgments declared to Edom? small among the nations (2) utterly despised (2) brought down (4) destroyed (5) pillaged (6) driven to border (7) deceived by allies (7) trapped with no understanding (7) wise men destroyed (8) mighty men dismayed (9) every man cut…