Frank Walker • Sermon • • 11,806 views
Everyone struggles with discouragement from time to time, and it seems like Christians struggle with it more than others because the Lord uses it to teach us to rely only upon him. Even so, it’s not the easiest thing in the world to live with. There are many examples of discouragement in the Bible itself.…
Tested in the Wilderness
Jeff Hale • Emmanuel CRC • Sermon • • 32 views • 34:00
Our passage today shows us that (1) God is in control of our temptations, (2) God is with us in our temptations, and (3) God has a good purpose for us in our temptations. With this in view, in the moment of temptations and trials to realize that God has introduced this in our life as an opportunity to reveal our heart in such a way that we will allow the Spirit to further shape us into the image of Christ.
Harmony Philippians 4.1-5 Covid-Fear, panic, no toilet paper in the stores. Four commands from Paul that help you have a secure mind. I. Defend What You’ve Got (1) 1 Therefore, my beloved brethren whom I long to see , my joy and crown, in this way stand firm in the Lord, my beloved. (1.) He loved them,…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 21 views
There was a cartoon once where one character asked another, "why is it that opportunity knocks only once . . . but temptation knocks persistently? One thing is for sure . . . temptation is a subject we are all familiar with and could all use some help with. Temptation is like a telemarketer, it comes…
Ken Richter • Soldier Creek Church of Christ • Sermon • • 3 views • 26:00
Face it...as a Christian, you will eventually be confronted with the fact that people fall away from the church and the Lord. Too often we panic and perhaps over-react to this. The Bible tells us plainly to expect people to fall away.