Dr. George Bannister • Sermon • • 4,949 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 • • 1,543 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 • • 1,034 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…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 272 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.
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,…
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…
Bobby Earls • Sermon • • 68 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,…
George Toews • Sermon • • 67 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…
George Toews • Sermon • • 60 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…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 59 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.
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…
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 • • 42 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.…
Go and Tell
Dallas Airport’s Soul Winner A businessman landed at the Dallas airport and realized he had one hour and 20 minutes before his next plane connection. He thought, How can I be used of the Lord here? He had a supply of Gospel tracts with him. He inserted one of his business cards inside each tract. Then…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 34 views
Acts 6:7 "God's message was preached in ever-widening circles. The number of believers greatly increased in Jerusalem, and many of the Jewish priests were converted, too." (NLT) I like the phrase the New Living Translation uses in this passage: ever-widening circles. Today as our church cooperates in…
Evangelism isn’t just about sharing with others what God has done, it is telling others what God has done in you. If you can’t tell others what God has done in you, you haven’t experienced the witness of the Holy Spirit.
George Toews • Sermon • • 34 views
Ephesians 3:1-13 Introduction Many years ago there were only two ways to communicate with people. You went to their place and talked to them or you sent them a letter. Today there is no end of ways – letter still works, but most people prefer phone, texting, Facebook, Twitter, email and sometimes they…
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.