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1 Corinthians 14:1-6 Stephen Caswell © 2000 Prophecy The ancient Etruscans foretold the future by looking at sheep livers. They divided the liver into sixteen parts just as they had divided the heavens into sixteen parts. Certain gods ruled various parts of the heavens and would get into corresponding…
The Way of Wisdom
God-given perception of the nature and meaning of things, resulting in sound judgment and decision-making; in particular the ability to discern spiritual truth and to apply it to human disposition and conduct.
Jason A. Smith • Sermon • • 1,186 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.…
Paul Hawkins • Sermon • • 635 views
Do You have a hardened heart? This morning I would like share a passage from my morning Quiet Time: it is found in Mark chapter 8 [P]. I am going to read a fairly lengthy passage so that we have the context of what took place. Jesus had a discussion with His disciples – and we are His disciples, aren’t…
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 618 views
Ephesians 5:15-21 Stephen Caswell ©1999 More Important Knowledge A young man was being interviewed to be a pilot for a steamboat on the Mississippi River. The interviewer, doubtful that the young man could know the dangers of the river, asked if he knew where all the rocks were. To this he replied, "No,…
James Rogers • Sermon • • 603 views • 40:36
What’s in a name? Have you ever looked up what your name means? Names have meaning and in the days of the bible names given were names lived up to. Today we are looking at some of the names of God. Here are a few that I looked up Thomas = twin, leader James = supplanter, replacer Nicholas = victory of…
Allan Vincent • Sermon • • 590 views
The Enemy Within But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, , “Tough Love” - “an expression believed to have originated with Bill Milliken’s 1968 book of the same title - used when someone treats another person harshly or sternly with the intent…
Craig Callister • Sermon • • 586 views
God’s People Minister: Laboring for Christ Colossians 2:1-5 August 31, 2008 Intro: · When I say the word Labor – what do you think of? o Do you think of Labor Day – where you get a paid day off – a holiday weekend – time away from work or for you students school starts after labor day. o Maybe you think…
Those who knew and can know the wisdom of the Holy Spirit Why not Moses? Moses had wordly education of the highest degree at the time. But it did not seem to be enough. God wanted obedience and not excuses, even after having his identity questioned. 14 The man said, “Who made you ruler and judge over…
This sermon is going to answer that question by exploring in 1 Corinthians 2:14-16 Apostle Paul’s statement that only those with the Spirit can rightly discern and understand the word of God!
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 254 views
Nehemiah 8:1-18 Stephen Caswell © 2000 The Bible Ÿ A thorough knowledge of the Bible is better than a college education.- Theodore Roosevelt Ÿ All things desirable to men are contained in the Bible. -- Abraham Lincoln Ÿ As in paradise, God walks in the Holy Scriptures, seeking man. -- Saint Ambrose Ÿ…
God's Love: Knowing God Through the Psalms
Do You Feel Understood? In this world we all desire to be understood. We often ask people if they understand. We will look at people like they are crazy when they try and be compassionate and say I understand where you are coming from or that they know how you feel. It is obvious we do not know but that…
Chris Yarber • Sermon • • 241 views
Mercy, you can't get it unless you give it. But what about it makes it so hard to give? After we recognize God's mercy for us, we can then see how rediculous it is for us not to show it to others. As Jesus followers, let's be bent towards mercy.
The Book of Colossians
Pastor Randy Bradley • Randy Bradley • Sermon • • 182 views • 27:16
In the greeting to his audience (the Church at Colossae), The Apostle Paul provides some important information. This information is just as important to us. This sermon looks at Paul's greeting to find "Things We Need to Know"
Passion for Compassion
Ed Walker • Sermon • • 177 views • 42:34
Suffering and pain challenges our faith and trust in God. Many hold to the assumption that since “God is love,” a “loving” God would not allow suffering and pain to those who are “good.” And, since (from a human perspective) there are those who are good and who suffer, then there must not be a god! Example:…
Adding to Our Faith
Jason Ritchie • Sermon • • 149 views
A discussion of the source of truth...as Christians, where do we get our knowledge of the truth? A brief refresher on the topic of revelation. An emphasis on Biblical knowledge, as complemented by the Holy Spirit's leading and illumination, the advice and admonishment of pastors, teachers and fellow believers as well as the glory of God which is seen in creation.
Today we come to a passage that is Paul’s prayer for the Colossian believers in light of what he has has heard reported to him from Epaphras. In it we see the heart of the Apostle shine through. Paul’s prayer for the church in Colossae that is fighting a false doctrine that purports to be true “knowledge,”…
Our country is reeling over deep division, polarization—both politically and socially. In Israel, during the time of Jesus’ ministry, political correctness was a way of life. Pharisees and scribes were always on the lookout for “law-breakers.” The people lived under condemnation. Spirituality become…
Woo Myungil • Sermon • • 134 views
찬양 : 내가 먼저 손 내밀지 못하고 성경 : 사도행전 4장 32절-35절 설교 : 교회 공동체의 힘 찬송 : 새찬송가 216장, 성자의 귀한 몸 반지의 제왕, 동지애로 모인 공동체 한 때 유행했던 영화 중에 "반지의 제왕"이라는 영화가 있습니다. 이 영화의 전체적인 줄거리를 보았거나, 혹은 영화를 본 분들은 악에 대항하여 다양한 상황의 존재들이 모여서 "반지원정대"를 만듭니다. 이 공동체의 구성원들은 각자의 아픔을 가지고 있거나 상처가 있습니다. 그리고 각자의 장단점을 가지고 있지만, 결국에는 반지원정대의 목적을 이루게 됩니다. 이…
A closer walk with thee
A Closer walk with thee. . . God has given us some great tools to have a reconciled, eternal life that is full and abundant in Him and for Him. We want to be transformed from the inside out and we will continue our series on a closer walk and our transformation process today. (Risen Savior Picture inserted…