Chris Meirose • Sermon • • 21,174 views
Sermon – Acts 2 – The Day of Pentecost – preached @ FCC 10/12/08 Lay Reading: Eph 1:17-23 Pages 1078 and 1692 The book of Acts was written by Luke. If he sounds familiar, it is because that’s the same guy who wrote the gospels of Luke. In fact, Luke and Acts are almost like a two volume set of one book.…
Pr. Benjamin Tomczak • Sermon • • 5,330 views
In the Nicene Creed we confess: “We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the Giver of life, who proceeds from the Father and the Son.” What does it mean that the Spirit “proceeds” from the Father and the Son? To proceed means to come from or be sent by. Listen to Jesus in John 15, “When the Counselor…
The Generous Life
Good morning! we are in our series on The Generous life .. Over the past few week we have been looking at God’s blessing towards us.. These are inflows of God’s Generosity —Generosity always begins with God and his goodness towards us... J ames 1:17 Every good and perfect comes to us from the Father…
Palm Sunday Foretold by the Prophets 9 Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout in triumph, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; He is just and endowed with salvation, Humble, and mounted on a donkey, Even on a colt, the foal of a donkey. 22 The stone which the builders rejected…
Nathan Kuperus • Sermon • • 1,125 views
Sermon on Ezekiel 37:1-14 Title: A Breath of Fresh Life. Theme: The Holy Spirit brings fresh life. Goal: to encourage believers that the Holy Spirit brings fresh life to them. Need: We live a dried out existence that leaves us with out hope for a future. The Problem Today: We live a dried out existence…
Where do we start? 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His commandments; His praise endures forever. What do we tend to fear? The unknown…
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 773 views
Acts 2:38-39 "And Peter said to them, ‘Repent, and let each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.  For the promise is for you and your children, and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God shall…
why are so many churches doing so little for the kingdom? few if any conversions if they are growing it is growth by circulation extremely difficult to run programs because of a spectator mentality polls show that the daily lives of professing Christians are little different from that of unbelievers…
Acts of the Holy Spirit
When I was a child my family would take trips to Portugal almost every other year and our trips to Portugal were never complete without visiting the ever famous tourist trap Fatima. For those who don't know the story of Fatima well apparently Mary the mother of Jesus came down from heaven and appeared…
I Will Build My Church: Luke & Acts Series
Luke… our writer of a two part narrative. It is narrative in nature, NOT to be dismissed as “just stories” but God unfolding for us His plan for the progression of the Gospel! These narratives demonstrated for the early church and the church over the ages the TRUTH ! Luke 1:4 “ so that you may KNOW the…
What a great day! A great day for you who are being confirmed—a day for which you have studied, waited, and prayed. A great day for you parents and family members—a day you have looked forward to for years. A great day for the pastor—a day anticipated and planned for through hours of instruction. A great…
Was Jesus an absent Christ after He ascended to Heaven? If not, what role did He take? In what ways did He fulfill that role?
We’ve been looking at the theme of the Kingdom of God throughout the Scriptures. So far we’ve looked at Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph. Today we will be looking at Moses. Before we begin, let’s pray together. God previously promised to make Abraham and his descendants into a great kingdom, and that…
Prayer So this week, we’re actually going to PAUSE from our walk through the gospel of John... and we’re going to stay on this topic that we’ve come across in the 1st chapter of John... Baptism Two weeks ago, we looked at how John the Baptist was sent by God the Father to prepare the way for Jesus Christ...…
The government work of building a submersible that could travel to the bottom of the ocean. The challenges of deep sea exploration: A lack of light, the pressure of the ocean. The government spent millions and millions of dollars. They had to develop a special glass that could stand the pressure of the…
SRBC 20 Hearing God's Voice in the Midst of Challenges
Rev Stephen Thomas • Sermon • • 346 views • 30:34
Why Pray? Why pray?. After all you can’t see anything happen, no angel suddenly appears before you with written instructions on what to do next. No door opens in front of you revealing a mystical world full of riches, peace and power that you can use to achieve what it is that you are seeking to achieve.…
50 Days — The 7 Post-resurrection Sayings of Jesus
David Krueger • Sermon • • 332 views
The coming of the Holy Spirit upon the Disciples will create the Body of Christ—the Church—and compel them to go preach the Gospel to all the world.
Tre Clark • Sermon • • 314 views
Real community usually doesn’t happen on Sunday mornings just sitting through the preaching and never getting plugged into the life of the church. Biblical community is what happens Monday – Saturday on the job, at the grocery store, in the neighborhood, in Sunday school & K-Groups. It happens when you are rubbing shoulders with the person who lends you a shoulder to lean on in tough times.
Acts: To The Ends Of The Earth
In the gospel of John, Jesus made this promise to His disciples: John 14:15–17 (ESV) “If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever, even the Spirit of truth. He spoke of this of the Holy Spirit. The Spirit, Jesus…
Design for Discipleship
Pastor Chase preaches on the Holy Spirit this week to answer four questions: 1) Who is the Holy Spirit and how is He part of the Trinity of God? 2) Who has the Holy Spirit and what specifically does He do? 3) What is the deal with Spiritual Gifts verses the Fruits of the Spirit? 4) What is our responsibility, as believers, regarding the Holy Spirit? Join us as we continue on in the series "Foundations for Faith"
The Baptism of the Holy Spirit
Pastor Kevin T. Brown • Sermon • • 260 views • 1:25:14
The purpose for this class is to answer "What is the baptism of the Holy Spirit?" Our goal is to provide a clear biblical understanding of the character and nature of the Holy Spirit to increase the believers desire this experience.