Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 10,398 views
Ecclesiastes 11:7-12:8 Stephen Caswell © 2003 True Greatness 2 brothers were discussing their life goals after Sunday school. The first brother’s goal was to be rich and famous. The second brother’s goal was to follow Christ to the fullest. The second brother went on to reach his goal. His name was David…
Robin Koshy • Sermon • • 3,827 views
Intro “Some years ago, the distinguished publishing house of Grosset & Dunlap brought together a panel of 28 educators and historians and asked them to select the hundred most significant events of history, then list those events in order of importance. After months of labor, the panel reported that…
Creation and the Fall
This morning its good to be back and be able to start a new year with a new series. For the next several weeks we’re going to be moving through the beginning of our Bibles. We’re going to be spending a lot of time in the first few chapters of Genesis - and I will forewarn you that we’ll be going slow.…
Robin Koshy • Sermon • • 408 views
Intro I’m excited to be going through the next section in our statement of faith regarding our Savior and Lord Jesus Christ. In God’s providence, this section will lead us right into Resurrection Sunday. In this section, we will be looking at two points: 5. /That Jesus Christ is the Son of God, sent…
Gus Hernandez Jr • Sermon • • 254 views
I. The righteous alone are worthy of entering the Supreme Lord’s presence. (Ps. 24:1-4) A. The Lord is the supreme owner and creator. (Ps. 24:1-2) 1. The Lord is the supreme owner of the earth and its inhabitants (Ps. 24:1) a. The earth and its fullness belong to the Lord. b. The world and its inhabitants…
Can we be saved by comparing ourselves to other people? Does it make any sense to justify my life based on how it compares to how other people live their lives?
God tells Moses - 16 He shall speak for you to the people, and he shall be your mouth, and you shall be as God to him. Can you imagine being told by God you are to be as God to someone else? But may I daresay, every one of us who are Christians are as God to someone. We as Christians are ambassadors…
GBC Christmas 2017
God had a plan from the beginning... Genesis 1:1 God Created! Genesis 1:14-19 God spoke… He literally breathed out stars! (Day 4) 14 Then God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and years;…
What would it be like to live in a world where you didn’t have God’s presence with you? When we talk about the presence of God we have to explain what aspect of his presence that we are talking about. For God is all-present, called omnipresence. For our children today - That means God is everywhere.…
Why Jesus? If you are a Christian you might find this question offensive. If you are not a christian maybe this is the question you are trying to answer. But to a Christian, this is not something you question. Why? Because that is precisely what the author of Hebrews is asking the readers to do. For…
Pain with a Purpose
Mark C. DeMire Sr. • The Community of Grace • Sermon • • 80 views • 1:01:34
IT IS GOD’S WILL FOR HIS PEOPLE TO SUFFER, SO THEY CAN EXPERIENCE JOY NOW AND GLORY LATER. SO WHEN WE SUFFER UNJUSTLY, GOD WANTS US TO TRUST HIM AND KEEP DOING GOOD.
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 80 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Edwin Conklin the biologist said, "The probability of life originating from accident is comparable to the probability of the unabridged dictionary resulting from an explosion in a printing shop." The Christian says that life was created by God, but modern science feels that it will…
Design for Discipleship
Today Pastor Chase works through Scripture shed light on the question, "Who is God?" in our next series titled "Foundations of our Faith". Grab your Bible and dive in with us!
Joan Spence • Sermon • • 54 views
The Bible teaches that the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are one God (Ge 1:26, 27; 2:7; De 6:4; Mt 1:23; 3:16-17; 28:19; Mk 12:29, 32; Jn 10:30, 38; 12:45; 14:10; Ro 8:3;1Co 8:4; 2Cor. 4:4; Col 1:15: Ep 4:6; Ph 2:5-7; 1Ti 2:5), understanding this teaching in accordance with John 4:24, “God is Spirit”…
Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 36 views
Creation is about the Glory of God the Creator, Part 2 ~ Genesis 1:24-25 Preached by Pastor Phil Layton at Gold Country Baptist Church on July 15, 2007 www.goldcountrybaptist.org On the NASA website this week I read and watched footage of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to approach the Moon, which…
What type of knowledge of Jesus do we need? What does Jesus give to those who believe in Him? By what are we born again?
God's final word: his Son
Why should we trust Jesus and build our lives upon him? How will our lives be different if we do? This messages considers God’s final word to us in his Son Jesus and its implications for daily living.
As we get ready for the celebration of Jesus’ birth we’ve been looking at what John’s gospel says about who Jesus is. He starts by calling Jesus the Word who was with God, and in fact is God. This shows us that in Jesus we see both what God is like and what God wants of us. Because He is God, He shares…
John R. Black • A. Frank Smith UMC • Sermon • • 31 views • 25:19
'I believe in God' is the first message (03/10/2019) in the 'I Believe...' series from the Alto area United Methodist Churches (A. Frank Smith UMC and Cold Springs UMC). afsumc.org John R. Black Exodus 3:1-15 #afsumc #csumc #methodist #christianity #alto-methodists #umc #exodus-3 #believe
Thanksgiving and Praise Psalms
Gerald VanPelt • Sermon • • 27 views
Introduction: God’s love is the foundation of all His actions on our behalf. His love is the basis of all our thanksgiving to Him. This Psalm presents four reasons to be thankful for God’s Love Never Fails. This Psalm correlates with Psalm 135 as a statement of faith, a confession of God’s greatness. “From the beginning of creation to the climax of redemption, from the first making of the heavens to the final inheritance of the saints. ALL IS TO BE SEEN AGAINST THE BACKGROUND OF THE LOVE OF GOD.” - The message of Psalms: Songs for the People of God, by Wilcock, Michael; PSALMS EXPLORER by Witthoff, etc for outline suggestions
Most people you talk to will say they believe in God. Because of that belief most people feel they will probably be “OK” when the die. That is not necessarily so. It is not enough to believe in God. It matter which God you believe in. Our world is filled with distorted images of God. There are manmade…