Robin • Sermon • • 1,220 views
Intro We are now close to the end of our sermon series: Back to the Basics: Knowing why you believe what you believe. These are the points we are trying to unpack: 10. /That the church, consisting of all true believers, being Christ's own and indwelt by the Holy Spirit, is the Body of Christ, the invisible…
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…
Esther Irish • Sermon • • 33 views
WHY PRAY 1. Prayer is an essential practice of the Christian life. 2. Prayer is the language spoken in the Kingdom of God. 3. Prayer was practiced by believers of both the Old Testament and New Testament eras. 4. Prayer was taught and modeled by Jesus. 5. Prayer is irreplaceably important. 6. Why pray?…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 25 views
Let me begin this message by stating what we all know: we should pray frequently. We know the people who make the biggest impact for the Kingdom of God are those who pray the most fervently. We know prayer is the key to intimacy with God. That said, we must confess that prayer is often a struggle. Do…
Acts 3:1-8 1 Now Peter and John went up together into the temple at the hour of prayer, being the ninth hour . 2 And a certain man lame from his mother’s womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple; 3 Who…
This Holy Story (Eastertide 2019)
Frame the next few weeks Talked about the resurrection last week and how it’s easy to have it become a nice story, an idle tale. Even the disciples felt that way. But, maybe there’s something more to this story - something deeper to what we witness on this day. This is not something we can explain or…
[Acts] The Church Empowered
Public Reading of Scripture [ Acts 6:1-7 ] 1 Now in these days when the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists arose against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution. 2 And the twelve summoned the full number of the disciples and said,…
Take God at His Word!
In I Peter 1:3-9, Peter compares our fatith to gold. As gold is refined by fire, our faith if refined by suffering and grief.