John W. Lucas III • Sermon • • 4,345 views
9908 Before you can be successful in any battle you have to do a few things first. First, you have to know your enemy, second, you have to locate the battlefield, and thirdly, you have to define your battle objectives. 1. THE ENEMY -- SELF Many of the battles we face on a daily basis involve Satan's…
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 1,938 views
Christianity Where the Rubber Meets the Road Part 4: Moving Forward in Christ James 1:16-27 Sermon by Rick Crandall Grayson Baptist Church - March 4, 2012 *Years ago Paul Harvey told about a biker riding down the highway on his motorcycle, and he had this message printed on the back of his leather jacket:…
Bryan O Clements • Sermon • • 1,122 views
Taming the Tongue It’s the little things in life that make a difference. Virus A tiny rock in your shoe. Speck in your eye. Splinter. Very small but it has a great impact on the body. James teaches this lesson as he writes about the tongue. It is not very big, but it has enormous power. James 3:1-18…
Jeff Stephens • Sermon • • 289 views
Ps. 19:14 Striving to Please the Lord Have you ever been doing some task - going to college, doing a job, serving in some area of the church, helping somebody, and had one of those moments where you asked yourself ‘Why am I doing this?’ ‘Why do I put myself through this sacrifice day after day?’ Have…
Jason A. Smith • Sermon • • 203 views
LIKE A CHILD, BUT NOT CHILDISH In the gospels, the apostles were always wondering among themselves who would be the greatest in the kingdom of God. They would argue amongst themselves because they wanted the places of honor In and 10 we see two examples we’ll take note of. (NKJV) 33 Then He came to Capernaum.…
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 199 views
Christianity Where the Rubber Meets the Road Part 10: Growing in God’s Wisdom James 4:8-17 Sermon by Rick Crandall Grayson Baptist Church - April 22, 2012 *Everybody needs Godly wisdom. We can see this so clearly in Scriptures like James 3:17, which tells us that the wisdom from above “is pure, peaceable,…
Jason Semans • Sermon • • 153 views
One of the main points that Pastor Clayton made in his sermon this morning will be the focus of the message this evening. That focus will be that ‘Words mean things’. When God created the universe and all that is – God SAID let there be light and there was light! God SAID let there be animals and birds…
A woman once came to one of the old Puritan ministers of London and told him that the bands which he wore with his pulpit gown were altogether too long, and that they annoyed her greatly. She would like his permission to shorten them. Confident of his approval, she had come armed with a pair of scissors.…
Savoring the Psalter
What is it that you have learned about your glorious, saving, reviving, refining, prayer-answering God? Then tell that to others who need to hear what He has done!
The Church is Born
We celebrate the birth of Jesus & all the world pauses to celebrate Christmas with us. We celebrate His resurrection, & most of the world recognizes Easter as a very special day on the calendar. But then comes Pentecost, & hardly anyone realizes it. It’s an important day because Pentecost is the birthday…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 67 views
The way in which believers speak should reflect their calling as Christians. Christian speech should be sincere, godly and honouring to God.
Preparing the Church for the Future
12 Therefore lift your drooping hands and strengthen your weak knees, 13 and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be put out of joint but rather be healed. This poetic expression, couched in Old Testament language ( Isaiah 35:3 ; Proverbs 4:26 ), is a message of encouragement.…
Pastor Chad A. Miller • Sermon • • 60 views • 42:44
Psalm 145 beautifully lays out the Reality, Responsibility, the Reason, and the Return for letting PRAISE of our Great God be the major theme of our lips. A community of praise is compelling.
The fourth Sabbath in August is the global Adventist church's enditnow emphasis day where we stand up against violence in all forms. Jason Worf shares about verbal abuse in this sermon called "Words that Wound." He addresses victims of abuse, abusers, and compasionate bystanders from Isaiah 58 and the advice of Christian counselors on how to respond to abusive speach.
Building Christ-Centered Relationships God's Way
An essential trait to possess in every realtionship is controlled speech that seeks to build up instead of destroy.