Jerry Canupp • Sermon • • 3,212 views
The internal charge Pursue the Word of God. This charge is two-fold. John chapter 1 identifies Jesus Christ as the revealed Word of God. In chapter 15, Jesus, himself, declares that apart from Him you can do nothing. You are charged to pursue the revealed Word of God – Jesus Christ as your chief goal.…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 697 views
The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honour, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching. For the Scripture says, “Do not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain,” and “The worker deserves his wages.” Do not entertain an accusation against an elder…
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 569 views
1 Peter 5:1-9 Stephen Caswell © 2001 Sheep Follow Someone A television documentary showed a lot about the behavior of sheep. One scene was of a packing house where sheep were slaughtered. The sheep had to walk from their large pen up a narrow ramp and then turn right. In order to get the sheep to move…
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Introduction: I. The Role of the Assisting Pastor (Exodus 18:13-27). 3 A. The Leadership of Moses (Ex.18:13-27). 4 1. Jethros Advice to Moses. 4 2. Four Characteristics of the Assisting Pastor. 4 II. Keys to Effectiveness. 5 A. Practical Ministry. 5 1. Depend on the Person of the Holy Spirit in your…
Your Pastor's Heart
Psalm 23 in the NKJV A Psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He makes me to lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters. 3 He restores my soul; He leads me in the paths of righteousness For His name’s sake. 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow…
What is the church?
If the biblical evidence argues for a congregational polity, that is- the evidence in the NT shows the church as a whole, or the congregation making all the decisions in the church, then were does that leave the authority of the pastor? How can a pastor lead or shepherd the flock, if the flock is the…
Nathan Sehi • Sermon • • 137 views
We are challenged in 3 distinct ways to purify our lives of Pride. A study of Proverbs helps us understand the danger of Pride. This text challenges us to approach Pastor's, one another, and God with humility. Each of these relationships are diffirent; but in all of them we can sin through Pride. May we instead practice humility as Christ humbled himself for our sake.
This Sunday is the last Sunday we will be in the book of Hebrews. Next Sunday, Rev. Kelly will be preaching and the following week I will begin our fall series from the books of 1 & 2 Thessalonians. As I was considering what portion for Hebrews 12 or Hebrews 13 I should preach on, I decided to preach…
Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 83 views
Glorifying God by Every Member in Ministry - Ephesians 4:11-12 Preached by Pastor Phil Layton at Gold Country Baptist Church on March 9, 2008 www.goldcountrybaptist.org I want to consider two basic questions with you this morning in this passage: 1. What is the pastor’s role in the church? 2. What is…
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THE PASTOR’S PRIMER O.S. HAWKINS Copyright 2006 O.S. Hawkins All rights reserved ISBN: 0-9779400-0-4 Dewey Decimal Classiﬁcation: 253-dc22 Subject Heading: CLERGY - HANDBOOKS, MANUALS, ETC. Printed in the United States of America Unless otherwise noted, Scripture quotations are from the Holy Bible, New…
Rossville Christian Church (Derek Slack) • rccinhisgrip (Rossville Christian Church) • Sermon • • 67 views • 37:17
1. _Guard_ the flock “Now I know that none of you among whom I have gone about preaching the kingdom will ever see me again. Therefore, I declare to you today that I am innocent of the blood of all men. For I have not hesitated to proclaim to you the whole will of God. Keep watch over yourselves and…
William F. Snorgrass • Sermon • • 59 views
HE KNOWS BECAUSE HE KNOWS: A Vital Personal Experience with Christ (1 Peter 5:1) Peter introduces himself in this letter as an elder. He did mention the fact that he had personally witnessed Christ’s sufferings (see Matt. 26:36ff). 1 Peter 5 testifies to Peter’s personal experiences with Christ. 1 Peter…
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 41 views
Titus 1:5 Pastors Come and Pastors Go… The reason I left you in Crete was that you might straighten out what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you. Pastors come and pastors go, But the church remains. I first heard this old saw in East Texas. It was used as an excuse…
Andrew Fuller • Sermon • • 41 views • 13:25
Easter 3C: Uses RCL lectionary texts. Gives fresh meaning to Christ's call to "follow me," and connects this with both the mission of the Church in everyday life and the Eucharistic celebration. Meant as a 10-minute Eucharistic sermon.
Galatians: SOAR! Faith Without Limits "The Gospel, Grace, Freedom"
Morning Prayer - Author Unknown Dear Lord, So far I've done all right. I haven't gossiped, haven't lost my temper, haven't been greedy, grumpy, nasty, selfish, or overindulgent. I'm really glad about that. But in a few minutes, God, I'm going to get out of bed. And from then on, I'm going to need a lot…
The Unhindered Gospel
The Gospel creates a community of people who love the local church and her means of grace, a humility in us that aids us in faithfully serving the Lord during times of trial & sorrow, a people who not only love its message but seek to use it for their mutual edification.
Brian D. Clater • Sermon • • 35 views
II Kings 4:1-7 Introduction: This story reminds us that we should continue to trust God. It does not matter who is against you or what you are up against, we must choose to trust the Lord to meet our every need. Main Point of the Message: You can overcome your circumstances by trusting God to meet your…