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Churches are confused. There appears to be no consensus on what function the church serves in the world. Building up believers, evangelizing the lost, feeding the poor, lobbying government, and protesting legislation are just a few of the functions churches feel compelled to perform. Rick Warren recognized…
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Sermon I: The Need for Biblical Evangelism Introduction A. Introduction to Entire Series 1. Definition of Biblical, God-Centered Evangelism: “God’s Messenger, proclaiming God’s Message, to God’s World, for God’s Purpose, by God’s appointed means, through God’s Power.” B. What is the need for evangelism?…
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The Solution To Our Greatest Need. Hebrews 9:22-25KJV 22 And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission. 23 It was therefore necessary that the patterns of things in the heavens should be purified with these; but the heavenly things themselves with…
Discovering the Church
Barry G. Johnson, Sr. • Sermon • • 105 views • 54:48
Coming to the end of Paul's first missionary journey the brethren are strengthened and Paul and Barnabas return to Antioch the beginning of their journey.
To Every Creature
Courage to Share your Faith 1 Corinthians 9:16-27 Introduction: All Christians know we ought to share our faith, yet even with this knowledge we still struggle to do so consistently. 1. The command to share our faith were the last words of our Risen Saviour. And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 73 views
Paul, previously known as Saul, had been a zealous persecutor of the church, but an encounter with the risen Christ (c. a.d. 35) led to his becoming the apostle to the Gentiles, with a mission to proclaim the gospel throughout the Gentile world. He was probably martyred during the persecutions of Nero, possibly in a.d. 67.
Steve Caswell • Sermon • • 39 views
Mark 16:15-20 Stephen Caswell © 2001 Mission Of The Church Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, won a strategic battle with comparative ease and little loss of men. When asked for explanation of his victory over the enemy, he said, The enemy had seven cooks and one spy, but I had seven spies and one…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 34 views
Evangelism arises from a natural response to the grace of God, a concern for those who have yet to hear the good news and a desire to be faithful to the great commission to bring the good news to the ends of the earth. Evangelism is guided and directed by the Holy Spirit.
James (Jim) L. Goforth, Jr • Sermon • • 34 views
Acts Series #37 Back to the Beginning: When Church Was Church Don't Take Your Eye of The Ball Acts 19:20-35; 20:7,12 Let me say up front that today's message will be a little different than normal. I generally try to break down the passage and learn just from what it says alone. Well … as I studied this…
Wallace Johnson • Sermon • • 31 views
This morning I want to share what I am most passionate about in life. God has revolutionized my life the past couple years and I will never be the same again. Some of what I share may be difficult to accept. I know it was for me. It took several years for God to penetrate my hardened heart. My prayer…
Now What? Ahora Que?
Welcome/Bienvenido: Tithe & Offering Diezmo Y Ofrenda Malachi 3:7-8 (NLT) 7 Ever since the days of your ancestors, you have scorned my decrees and failed to obey them. Now return to me, and I will return to you,” says the Lord of Heaven’s Armies. “But you ask, ‘How can we return when we have never gone…
2017 Bible Reading Challenge
Pastor Don Carpenter • Sermon • • 28 views
Believers are the watchmen commissioned to see the danger of impending judgment, and warn those who are unaware so that they can escape.
Plan of Salvation 14 And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come. Day 2 Using the following verse, develop in your own words a five-point outline for sharing the essential facts of the Gospel with someone. Write two or…
David Madden • Sermon • • 14 views
Encountering Jesus Acts 9:1-31 Big Idea: Jesus will grow His church by sovereignly choosing those who are saved, and using those He chooses. I. Introduction A. Secular – said that God works in mysterious ways B. Biblical 1. Examples: a. Moses – murderer, fearful, poor speaker = deliverer b. Rahab – prostitute…
Sherley OLeary • Sermon • • 13 views
BACK TO THE FUTURE (WHERE EVERYBODY KNOWS YOUR NAME) 12/16/2000 AND 12/17/2000 Acts 2 42 ¶ They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. 43 Everyone was filled with awe, and many wonders and miraculous signs were done by the apostles.…
Chris Hodges • Sermon • • 12 views
Text: Matt. 28.18-20 Thesis: To prove that every Christian has an obligation, which should be truly a desire, to spread the gospel to the lost. Introduction: (1) Illustration – A man awoke one morning to see crowd gathered around the church building and was told that Jesus was inside. The man got in…
Vaughn • Sermon • • 12 views
God Builds His Church – Philippians 1:1-2 (Acts 16:6-40) HOFC 3/4/07 #1 I. Introduction & Review (Acts 16:6-40) A. Introductory comments 1. For the next 3-4 months we will be studying Paul’s letter to the church in Philippi a. Since we are going to spend some time in this book, 1) Establishing a strong…
Time for Harvest
Mitch Marlowe • Sermon • • 12 views
Introduction Jesus told His disciples that the harvest was plentiful but the workers are few and then told them to ask the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest field. Obviously they did what Jesus said to do because our church is evidence of that task fulfilled. In fact, 93 years…