Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 2,526 views
Christians, We Are Chosen by God 1 Peter 1:1-2; 2 Thess 2:13; Rom 9:10-26; Eph 1:3-7 Grayson Baptist Church - Oct. 28, 2012 *Remember playing games as a kid, when they had to choose teams? Nobody wanted to be chosen last. It’s good to be chosen, and it is especially good to be chosen by God. *As Christians,…
Opening of Ephesians (1:3-14) It has been said that John 3:16 is “the gospel in a nutshell.” If this is true, the section of scripture that we are going to look at today is the tree that the nut fell from. A New Life From God (1:3-2:10) Broken into two parts The first is praise (1:3-14) The second prayer…
Steve Hereford • Sermon • • 442 views
INTRODUCTION We are returning tonight to our study of the book of Ephesians. I would like to invite you to take God’s Word and join me in Ephesians chapter 1 as we examine verses 5-6. In our last two studies together, we looked at the salutation in verses 1-2 and the blessing in verse 3 and God’s choosing…
Back to the Basics
Close your eyes and imagine the following: God the Father - nice old man with a beard? God the Son - Pic of Jesus or Jesus on the cross Holy Spirit - The bible gives us some descriptions. John 3 says he is like the wind. We can picture what the wind does, but we really can’t se it. To most of us, the…
David M Shearer • Sermon • • 232 views
GOD’S CHILD–TRAINING PROGRAM FOR SONSHIP 1) Jesus said: “Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein” –– Luke 18:17 2) Just a few thoughts this morning about the significance of child–training as it applies to our own lives as…
In Christ... we are blessed we are chosen we are holy and blameless before God we are redeemed we are forgiven we are rich we are predestined we are sealed Who is God? Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places,…
Adam Leavins • Unlimited Church • Sermon • • 109 views • 51:10
The Presence of The Holy Spirit How many of you know who the Holy Spirit is? Many times we relegate the Holy Spirit to a lesser role than the Father or Jesus. Many books are written about the Father and Jesus but very few are written about the Holy Spirit. If we understood who He is and what He does…
Steve Trujillo • Father's House City Ministries • Sermon • • 105 views • 46:44
This second message on the book of Ephesians focuses again on God's big master plan revealed in verse 9-10 . Steve then takes us through verse 11 through 22 revealing how the church is the inplimenter of this master plan and how we find our purpose in His plan.
3 And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; 4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope. 5 Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us. 1 Therefore, having…
Sufficiency of Christ: Book of Ephesians
Chosen and blessed by God So we start our journey into the sufficiency of Christ, the riches of Christ! Part one of the two movement journey is the doctrine (chapters 1-3). Somethings to consider as we start this journey When you think of riches what do you think of? Compare that to the riches of God’s…
The Gospel: Our Lifeblood
This series tackles foundational issues about the gospel and the Christian life. What is the gospel? Why is the gospel important? How do I know if I’m saved? How does a person go from being dead in sins to being a citizen of God’s kingdom? What is our identity in Christ? How should we live now that we are children of God? Regardless of whether you’re a mature follower of Christ or an unbeliever, these are truths that, for the sake of eternity, you can’t live without.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 32 views
Believers are privileged to receive a spiritual inheritance from their heavenly Father as a result of their adoption into the family of God through faith.
Jerry L Veatch • Sermon • • 31 views
GOD’S BLESSINGS Ephesians 1:3-14 Introduction: J. C. Macaulay told of visiting the lovely Biltmore Estate near Asheville, North Carolina. He was accompanying a group of college students who was preparing for Christian service on the mission field. They were impressed as they viewed the fabulous treasures…