Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 10,219 views
Perfect discernment is displayed by God and Jesus Christ. Evil spirits also have discernment, about the person and work of Christ. Discernment has been evident in the rulers and spiritual leaders of God’s people, but Israel, like children and the foolish who lack judgment, failed to discern God’s purpose and truth.
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 6,453 views
1 Kings 3:3-15 Stephen Caswell © 2001 Wiser Scientists In January 1970, Max Born died. A close friend of Albert Einstein and a colleague of Max Planck and Otto Hahn, the nuclear physicists, he was one of the great minds of the twentieth century. In an interview on German television before his death,…
The Gospel project
Jason Klebes • Sermon • • 1,045 views
Solomon’s Prayer for Wisdom God had provided for His people a king who would shepherd His people, watching over them, protecting them, and providing for them. This was the great king David. The shepherd boy made king, by trusting in God. David for as great as he was, with all of his amazing accomplishments,…
James A. Basinger • Sermon • • 660 views
A divine principle insured that the prayer for wisdom was answered not with wisdom alone but with wealth, power, and length of days. No blessing is enjoyed till exercised in the teeth of temptation to abuse it. Solomon received the gift but failed the test. Wisdom is keeping God's truth in your head…
Preaching through the OT
Trent Boedicker • Sermon • • 634 views
Knowledge and Wisdom They say we’re living in the information age. Never before, in the history of the world, has such a vast amount of knowledge been so easily accessible to anyone who seeks it. If you want to research a topic, you don’t even have to leave your house. With the push of a button or the…
Rey Cedillo • Sermon • • 610 views
Sermon: Solomon the Faithful Servant (1 Kings 3) 1-28-2007 TWO KINDS OF WISDOM (1 Kings 3:1) Key word: “Alliance” See 1 Corinthians 1:20-21; 1Cor.3:19; 2Cor.1:12 WISDOM AND WORSHIP GO HAND IN HAND (1 Kings 3:2-4) Key phrase: “high places” Key word: “except” GOD’S WISDOM IS PART OF GOD’S PROVISION (3:5)…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 426 views
The ability to see beneath the outward form to the underlying, often hidden, reality. It is a necessary gift in dealing with people, understanding spiritual teaching and interpreting events. Perception is important for effective service, though is often lacking, even among God’s people.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 218 views
The spiritual quality that enables a person to appreciate God’s mind and will in matters of behaviour, truth and providence, especially where right perception is not obvious. Insight is akin to wisdom and understanding. It is given by God and is to be sought by believers.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 107 views
Discernment is given by God, through his Holy Spirit. It is received through God’s word and through the insight of a renewed mind. Discerning believers seek to grow in their understanding and knowledge of God’s truth.
The word “test” doesn’t have the most positive associations in the English language, even though it is technically neutral. It can refer to a formal exam given by an instructor or a task from someone genuinely seeking to discover some truth—a test of strength or testing a hypothesis. It can also refer…
The Book of Proverbs
Pastor Al Addleman • Cornerstone Bible Church • Sermon • • 80 views • 1:04:38
This week Pastor Al continues through the Book of Proverbs with a teaching from Chapter 8:13-36. In this teaching we see the value, the worth of pursueing wisdom daily in our lives.
Terry L. Laughlin • Sermon • • 80 views
Title: A Wise Heart Cry Theme: Grasping the Wisdom of God “Wisdom is supreme; therefore get wisdom. Though it cost you all you have, get understanding. Esteem her, and she will exalt you; embrace her, and she will honor you.” (Proverbs 4:7-8) The Lord is pleased when His children ask for wisdom As I…
Doyle Walker • Sermon • • 69 views • 38:33
Hidden in Plain Sight Since the fall, God had been trying to revive his original goal for Eden: to live with both his divine and human family on earth. God had told Adam and Eve to be fruitful and multiply, thereby spreading God’s good rule over the rest of the planet. God wanted the whole earth to be…
Preaching Through the Bible
Wisdom is a gift from God. Given for the practical application of his Word. God’s wisdom always calls us to obedience. 2 The people were sacrificing at the high places, however, because no house had yet been built for the name of the Lord . 3 Solomon loved the Lord , walking in the statutes of David…
Word to the Wise
The Beginning of Knowledge School House Rock Knowledge is Power! 1 The proverbs of Solomon, son of David, king of Israel: 2 To know wisdom and instruction, to understand words of insight, 3 to receive instruction in wise dealing, in righteousness, justice, and equity; 4 to give prudence to the simple,…
Then the woman whose son was alive said to the king, because her heart yearned for her son, “Oh, my lord, give her the living child, and by no means put him to death.” But the other said, “He shall be neither mine nor yours; divide him.” Then the king answered and said, “Give the living child to the…
Introduction: John Piper in his book Don’t Waste Your Life , told the following two accounts. In April 2000, Ruby Eliason and Laura Edwards were killed in Cameroon, West Africa. Ruby was over eighty. Single all her life, she poured it out for one great thing: to make Jesus Christ known among the unreached,…