Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 10,156 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…
Daniel Waller • Sermon • • 655 views
A Family Who Prays Together (Worship) Seed, offspring, descendants, family Genesis 12:7 The LORD appeared to Abram and said, "To your descendants I will give this land." So he built an altar there to the LORD who had appeared to him. Genesis 15:5 And He took him outside and said, "Now look toward the…
Make an apology for not getting a invitation to everyone concerning Mona’s party. I depended on telling people at church, because it was to be a surprise. With hurricane Florence two cancelled services and relying on word of mouth to spread the news, I failed to let everyone know the ladies were preparing…
Jeff Beard • Sermon • • 546 views
THE DISTINCTIVE CHURCH (An exposition of Romans 5:1-11) I AM GOING TO PREACH A MESSAGE THAT SOME HAVE CONSIDERED TOO BOLD. IT HAS RUFFLED FEATHERS AND UPSET CHURCH GOERS. YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THIS BIBLICAL MESSAGE WILL DEFINE WHERE YOU ARE SPIRITUALLY; WHOSE YOU ARE; AND WHAT YOU ARE NOT! THIS MAY SEEM…
Rich DeRuiter • Sermon • • 340 views
Reading: Jeremiah 1:4-19 “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.” Jeremiah 1:5 (NIV) I. God forms us for His Purpose A. God Forms us 1. We do not arrive here by accident. a. You are not a random collection of amino…
Richard E Powell • Sermon • • 206 views
A Heart for Harmony Philippians 4:2-3 Pastor Ricky Powell (Fort Caroline Baptist Church, Jax., FL) Scripture Introduction: Beating One Another Jim Whittaker was captured in 1942 by the Japanese during World War II. During his interment at a labor camp in Burma, his battalion was part of the construction…
Last week, learned how to hear God’s voice and to prepare ourselves to hear God’s voice. You can’t really have a relationship with God if you never hear from him. It has to be a two way communication between you and God. How do you discern God’s voice from the competing voices? How do you know if an…
The God Who Heals 13 Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms. 14 Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: 15 And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord…
Jason Worf • Sermon • • 111 views • 42:47
The fourth Sabbath in August is the global Adventist church's enditnow emphasis day where we stand up against violence in all forms. Jason Worf shares about verbal abuse in this sermon called "Words that Wound." He addresses victims of abuse, abusers, and compasionate bystanders from Isaiah 58 and the advice of Christian counselors on how to respond to abusive speach.
Colossians: The Preeminent and All-Sufficient Christ
Juan M. Ocampo • Chapel Hill Baptist Church (Tallahassee) • Sermon • • 73 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.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 71 views
The church is called to praise and glorify God, to establish Jesus Christ’s kingdom, and to proclaim the gospel throughout the world.
Change your world
New Series of Change Your World. God wants us to make an impact… He wants us to Change Our World. We have learned in previous series How to live in a changing culture, and our culture is changing. God doesn’t want us to to JUST be strong in the culture, he wants us to make a difference in our culture.…
Andrew Manwarren • Sermon • • 60 views
Last week I began the service by asking a couple of questions. I will begin this morning by asking these same questions. What is the church? What is the relationship between the church and church leaders? I ask these questions because in chapter three Paul focuses his attention squarely on the church…