To tithe or not to tithe, that is the question for the generation that is over extended both in time and money. This sermon explores the spiritual significance, purpose, and God's expectation of tithing. Enjoy and please feel free to comment.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 784 views
The practice of offering to God a tenth of the harvest of the land and of livestock, as holy to the Lord. The idea is also used in a more general sense, meaning offering one-tenth of one’s income to the Lord.
Introduction We are going to talk about money this week. The humor of the fact that many of you recieved “stimulus” checks last week is not lost on me. but... that is not why we are talking about money this week. If you attend regularly you know that what we do is go through Scripture one verse at a…
We’re talking about feasts and festivals of Israel, especially those appointed by the LORD as holy convocations/assemblies. These would be times of remembrance of what the LORD had done, His covenant with His people, of forgiveness and hope. They were a time of community gathering and joyous celebration.…
This is going to be fast and maybe feel like trying to drink out of a fire hydrant…because I want us to swim in the depth of the joy God has promised us and not to miss out on the joy set before us. Why? BecauseJoy is necessary…happiness is commanded to the church. Why? Because we were created to glorify…
Bill Denton • Sermon • • 118 views
Giving Series #3 What About Tithing? By Bill Denton Introduction A. Illustration A woman finished shopping and returned to her car. She found four men inside the car. She dropped her shopping bags, drew a handgun, and screamed, "I have a gun, and I know how to use it! Get out of the car." Those men did…
How to be Blessed
9 Honour the Lord with thy substance, And with the firstfruits of all thine increase: 10 So shall thy barns be filled with plenty, And thy presses shall burst out with new wine. God never ask us for anything He has not given us. King David understood that when he desired to build God a temple. 14 But…
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Making one’s possession available for God’s service in the way in which he directs, as a practical recognition that all possessions come from him.
Thanks be to thee, our Lord Jesus Christ, for all the benefits which thou hast given us, for all the pains and insults which thou hast borne for us. O most merciful Redeemer, Friend, and Brother, may we know thee more clearly, love thee more dearly, and follow thee more nearly. Amen. Some of you may…
Cooper Everspaugh • Agape Baptist Church of Labadieville • Sermon • • 21 views • 50:02
Peter continues his narrative of the New Covenant supassing the Old Covenant. Why does that matter for us? Pastor Coper explains the many phrases found in these few verses.
Introduction So far in Deuteronomy we have studied the concept of “These are the Words that Moses Spoke” - Deuteronomy in Hebrew (The second giving of the Law - Greek). The Law was given to Moses Still is God’s law He repeated His law and commanded Moses to remind Israel of the Words He had spoken This…
A portion is a chunck of something. When it comes to our first fruit offering God does not require us to give the whole but a portion that we have purposed in our hearts to give unto him. When you give the portion in faith unto God he will take it and bless everything that you have and your family.