rk • Sermon • • 3,034 views
Intro There is a popular saying which I think was first spoken by Joseph Kennedy, father of John F. Kennedy, which goes: “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.”  Later, singer Billy Ocean, in the early 1980s, popularized it further when he put it into a song. It ended up becoming the theme…
Nathan Sehi • Sermon • • 191 views
The passage calls for us to obedience and spiritual purity because God is Holy (pure). In our former lives we were controlled in ignorance by the passions of the flesh (sinful desire). However, because of the grace of Christ we should obey God. This should be accomplished by prepairing ourselves to obey, focusing on the Hope of our future grace (glorification), and by conforming ourselves to God's purity.
The Gospel for REAL Life: A Study of 1 Peter
Mike Measley • EFBC - Evangelical Free Bible Church (Clarks Summit, PA) • Sermon • • 49 views • 43:47
People want to be free. We pursue all kinds of things because we think that they are expressions of our freedom, or what we are entitled to do as free people. But, are we free? What is REAL freedom? How can we be free?
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Christians Have Victory & Power Over Sin (v.18-19) a) The Christian Does not sin (v.18a): Whoever is born of God does not sin q If we are born of God we do not make a habit of sin; we do not constantly; continually, habitually sin. q Before we knew Christ, the trend & direction of our life was toward…
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Fullness of Joy—1:4 1. Joy Is God’s Will For the Believer. a) Joy is the second quality listed as “fruit of the Spirit” (Galatians 5:22). (1) Chara (joy) is used some 70 times in the New Testament, always to signify a feeling of happiness that is based on spiritual realities. (2) It is not an experience…
rk • Sermon • • 7 views
Intro You probably won’t believe me, but we are actually in the final stretch of 1 Peter. I am looking to finish 1 Peter in the next four weeks. And Living Hope tradition is that at the end of every series, we have a chance to wrap it up by sharing testimonies. Right now, I am looking at October 24 as…
Pastor Jim Koenig • Lake Placid Church • Sermon • • 6 views • 48:46
This was a special family day as we returned to the topic of rest and reflected on Lynn Malerba’s death and the reality she had entered Eternal Rest.
Benjamin Boeshaar • Sermon • • 5 views
INTRODUCTION: Explanation: Our message today is anchored very closely to our last message from the final verses of : 22 Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart, 23 since you have been born again, not of perishable…
Sidney L Newell • Sermon • • 2 views
A NEW COVENANT Introduction Last week we spent some in 1 Peter 1 learning about who we are as the people of God. We learned that God forknew us and made us into HIS people by the power of the Holy Spirit and is keep us as His own. This is not a new idea. God has planed this all along. He tells the nation…