Just this past week something caught my attention in the news. You may have seen it yourself and read about it. An act of forgiveness was seen. Can you imagine forgiving the person who killed your own brother? Well, that's exactly what happened in a Dallas courtroom this past Wednesday. Police officer…
Eureka Baptist Church • Sermon • • 856 views • 56:01
Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. ; “ Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another,…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 645 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Paul Aurandt tells this story of General Thomas Jackson who was the right arm of General Lee. The Confederate soldiers were so impressed with his bravery in battle as he stood out in front that they called him Stonewall Jackson. His first brigade was the most devastating war machine…
Forgiving others is incredibly difficult. It becomes easier, however, when we realize that we have been forgiven first. Find out more in this week's message from Matthew 18:21-35
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John R. Gentry • Sermon • • 531 views
The primary problem addressed by Paul in 1 Corinthians, the point behind the fruit of the Spirit, the primary pursuit in Ephesians, and the putting on of the new person in Colossians 3 is all about loving our brothers and sisters.
Anthony Ferriell • Sermon • • 445 views
Forgiving Others Matthew 18:21-35 Intro: A man brought his wife in for marital counseling. When he came into the room he glaringly commanded her to sit in a chair. He turned to the counselor and said, “My wife needs counseling.” The counselor responded, “That might be so. Would you leave us for a few…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 296 views
On those occasion when I am to speak on forgiveness, I know that I will be speaking to a real need in people's lives. Every one of us has been hurt deeply by someone else. It may have been a parent, an ex-spouse, a current mate, a sibling, a former friend, a relative, or perhaps a stranger. It be a hurt…
Bob H. Martin Sr. • Sermon • • 242 views
Scriptural Text: ". . .Why do you not know how to interpret the present time?" (Luke 12:56) Christianity is a power religion. At the dawn of the universe God Almighty exerted His power to create by the spoken word. In the first chapter of Genesis we read that God said "Let there be light," for example,…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 198 views
God’s forgiveness of believers’ sins leads them to pray for his forgiveness of others and to be forgiving in their dealings with other people.
Our forgiveness has the power to bring joy and encouragement to others. This positive truth has a negative opposite. Failure to forgive brings sadness and discouragement. This sadness and discouragement comes to us as well as to others. There can be no joy without forgiveness. When we forgive and experience the joy it brings it encourages our hearts in the Lord.
“Put on then” We need to lay some ground work. This describes the depth of change that we should experience as Christians. It is dependent on you first accomplishing the instructions (by the power of the Holy Spirit) to put to other qualities to death in you. But you don’t stop there Your life in Christ…
The Heart of Revelation
Intro As we look at the book of Revelation it is evident that God is at work. We see the Father, Who is, and Who was, and Who is to come, on His throne in Heaven, receiving glory from all creation. We see Jesus, the mighty Son of Man, the Lamb Who was Slain, the White Horseman, harvesting souls, and…
Danny Parker • Sermon • • 97 views
Fireproof your Marriage: Fresh Vision for our relationships Too Heavy to Carry Lay aside the offenses of others: Forgive them! Heavy burdens – tough to carry. Take a look – Dennis coming from Home Depot. Have to take a truck if you have a bigger load. Really big load? Take a bigger truck. It gets heavier…
Colossians: The Preeminent and All-Sufficient Christ
Juan M. Ocampo • Chapel Hill Baptist Church (Tallahassee) • Sermon • • 91 views • 57:58
Pastor Juan Ocampo begins a new sermon series in the book of Colossians. In this introduction pastor Juan gives us a brief overview of this book and encourages us with for reasons why we should study this rich letter to the Colossians.
At some point or another, every one of us has been wronged. People hurt us each day—most are relatively minor offenses, often a result of misunderstanding, but other times people wound us deeply. Some of you carry wounds that are deeper than anyone knows. We respond to these wounds in different ways.…