Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 12,929 views
What is the Purpose of the Church? Preached by Pastor Phil Layton at Gold Country Baptist Church on January 20, 2008 www.goldcountrybaptist.org I want to ask you guys this morning a question that is not intended to insult but to initiate some thinking: why did you come to church today? What was your…
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…
Where do we start? 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His commandments; His praise endures forever. What do we tend to fear? The unknown…
Today is sermon 2 from our Believe series - after this we’ll have 28 more to go! The topic this week is God is personal . Of the 4,200 religions in the world, the Judeo-Christian faith is largely unique in the fact that God reveals Himself, God is knowable, He’s near, He’s active in our lives and He…
The “In Between” Open your Bibles to Gen. 1 , John 10 , Eph. 2 , and Eph. 4 The Believe series reconvenes tomorrow with chapter 11. Reminder, the first 10 lessons were “What We Believe.” The next 10 are “What We Do.” They are not suggestions or if you want to be an “above average” Christian, then do…
For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Made In God’s Image Spiritual Intellectual Physical Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. He said to him, “ Love the Lord…
Changing Lives Forever
Where did you live between the ages of 7 - 12? How many brothers and sisters did you have? What form of transportation did your family use? Whom did you feel closes to during that time? Get people to share why they are passionate or excited about their relationship with Jesus. Why are you excited about…
Outline: How far can you jump flat-footed? IMAGE: River Imagine a river half a mile wide. When you look at the bank of that river, you see a very diverse group of people. Each one of those people has the same goal: to make it to the other side of the river. The older people try to jump and do not get…
Chris Brewster • The Well Church OKC • Sermon • • 71 views • 1:05:56
Our Christ, who established all proper boundaries, came to us to destroy the boundaries which we have created. We have, and continue, to build boundaries that we ourselves cannot overcome and it has taken the very God of all things to do so. Through our choices, we determine that some humans are worth less than others, creating barriers of racism, classism and hierarchies of value that divide and destroy. By our careless actions, we establish hollow religion which, rather than drawing us to God, actually turns us from true relationship with Him! By our sin, we invited the barrier of death into all mankind.
6 For when we were still without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. 7 For scarcely for a righteous man will one die; yet perhaps for a good man someone would even dare to die. 8 But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. 6 For…
Missions Statement Message # 3 …By Magnifying the Lord Jesus Christ Introduction This morning we are continuing to expand our church’s mission statement. The first we answered the question, “Who are we?” People, purchased for a purpose. Last week we focused on that purpose, the glory of God. We defined…
Steve Trujillo • Father's House City Ministries • Sermon • • 52 views • 42:34
In message 4 of the Ephesians series Steve Trujillo connects God's big picture in Ephesians to man's original mandate in Genesis 1:28 and then teaks us into chapter 2 verses 1-6 that lays out Satan's big plan for mankind and how God turns that plan upside down.
Dignity Dignity is defined as “A state or quality worthy of honor or respect. When some is said to have dignity it means that they have self respect. When someis is said to have lost their dignity, it means that they have lost any or all qualities worthy of honor. Their behavior or laungage is undignified.…
Eruke Oneyibo • Beacon Church Cardiff • Sermon • • 37 views • 30:37
Powerpoint by Jeff Borcherding. This sermon is about 1 Peter 2:9-10 and discusses the Christian's identity in Christ and what should be their response as a result of this, which is soul-winning.
The Attributes of God
Get the right idea of what love is. Eros- Physical love or attraction Not in the bible but Epithymeo- Lust To take that which isn’t lawfully yours, to covet. Phileo- Brotherly love I care for you your a good friend. Agape- Sacrificial love Highest form of love that their is. We speak of the love of God…