Dr. George Bannister • Sermon • • 6,856 views
Text: (Psalm 126:5-6) “They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.” ETS: It is necessary to sow the seeds of the Gospel if we are to reap a harvest. OSS: Believers will commit…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 2,240 views
Sharing the good news about God and Jesus Christ with others is a work to which some believers have a special calling, but in which all believers are to take part.
The Great Commission
David Krueger • Sermon • • 1,368 views
Last Sunday, I began a series of messages on The Great Commission. Southern Baptists, well over 100 years ago, decided that the Season of Advent was the very best time to promote missions giving. It was Lottie Moon herself who suggested that we take up an offering at Christmas. The offering was officially…
THE POWER OF THE GROWING SEED Mark 4:26-29 26 And he said, So is the kingdom of God, as if a man should cast seed into the ground; 27 And should sleep, and rise night and day, and the seed should spring and grow up, he knoweth not how. 28 For the earth bringeth forth fruit of herself; first the blade,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 312 views
God calls and sends out his people into the world. All believers are called to share the good news of the gospel, though some are specially commissioned by God, confirmed by the church and compelled by the gospel message to missionary service.
Last week we left off in our study of John’s gospel with v. 18 18 No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him . And we asked ourselves this question, “what is John really claiming about Jesus?”. What does it mean that Jesus’ expressly…
George Toews • Sermon • • 114 views
Acts 1:8 Introduction I suspect it takes a new grandmother less than five minutes to pull out her “Grandma’s Brag book of pictures” to show anyone who will give her the slightest opening. I suspect it takes most men less than five minutes to turn the subject to their new car. I suspect it takes a teenaged…
When Christians think about the Great Commission they think about Matt 28:18-20. But there are actually five other passages where Jesus commissions us. When we examine each of these six passages we come away with a far more detailed and complete idea of our mission in this world. We find six very important ideas: Jesus is The Master Builder, Jesus is The Model, The Magnitude is significant, Jesus gives The Method, Jesus gives The Message, and the Holy Spirit provides The Means.
Now What?-Ahora Que?
Welcome/Bienvenido: Tithe & Offering Diezmo y Ofrenda Mark 4:11 (NLT) 11 He replied, “You are permitted to understand the secret of the Kingdom of God . But I use parables for everything I say to outsiders. Marcos 4:11 (NTV) 11 Él contestó: «A ustedes se les permite entender el secreto del reino de Dios…
Bobby Earls • Sermon • • 93 views
TEXT: Acts 1:8 TOPIC: Building God’s Church at Center Point through Evangelism Pastor Bobby Earls, First Baptist Church, Center Point, Alabama June 25, 2006 8“But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria,…
Today, we are celebrating 2 years as River Church. One thing we want to do is to make a difference in the lives of people in our congregation and around the WB. Fire in town shopping center – Firefighters couldn’t get it under control – Situation hopeless - Truck carrying farm workers came over hill…
George Toews • Sermon • • 76 views
Ezekiel 2,3 I. Introduction When I was young there were a few times when I was sent to do a job and I was not very successful. One time I was sent to the grocery store to buy lettuce. When I got to the store, I looked at the shelves and there were two piles of round, leafy green vegetables. I grabbed…
Now What?-Ahora Que?
Welcome/Bienvenido: Tithes And Offering Diezmo y Ofrenda Luke 6:38 (NLT) 38 Give, and you will receive … Lucas 6:38 (NTV) 38 Den, y recibirán … Matthew 6:3 (NLT) 3 But when you give to someone in need… Mateo 6:3 (NTV) 3 Pero tú, cuando le des a alguien que pasa necesidad… Matthew 6:4 (NLT) 4 …your Father,…
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 71 views
Revelation 7:1-17 Stephen Caswell © 2004 Revelation 6 reveals the horror of the reign of Anti-Christ. Like a wild beast he destroys the world and its people. Revelation 7 is a wonderful contrast of God’s grace. We will see how God in His love saves a great multitude, an innumerable company from destruction.…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 64 views
The gospel has been passed down through the NT witness to Jesus Christ, through the proclamation of the good news about Jesus Christ, and through the providential guidance of the Holy Spirit.
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 55 views
Acts 28:31 . . . preaching the kingdom of God, and teaching concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with all openness, unhindered. The Gospel is Unhindered by: Discouragement At Jesus' ascension, his disciples were given a promise of power at the coming of the Holy Spirit. They were not left as powerless orphans,…
Paul was a man on a mission , the Great Commission . ( Mt 28:19-20 ) he was driven by a great conviction of the saving power of the Gospel and a deep love for the souls of people he was especially concerned for his own people, the Jews they in turn were jealous and stirred up the unbelieving Gentiles…