Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 11,354 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…
Terry L. Laughlin • Sermon • • 112 views
Title: Ever-flowing Stream of Grace Theme: Results in Trusting in God “Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and His understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the…
Charles Klock • Sermon • • 92 views
Ephesians sets forth what no other book of the New Testament describes so completely — the nature of the body of Christ, which is the true Church. This letter, in many ways, is the crowning glory of the New Testament.
Robin • Sermon • • 43 views
Intro We have made it to the final sermon of 1 Peter before the recap! I really love this book. Do I say that about every book we study? There are really great life-long lessons the Lord has taught me through this study. I thank the Lord for that! Peter closes his letter with some final words about perseverance.…
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 18 views
The letter of 1 Peter was written to Christians who were facing persecution in life. They faced economic, social, and physical suffering because of their faith. In his letter, Peter has encouraged them, and us, to hang on in the difficult times in the realization that the hard times are the very things…
Where could the idea of "Saved by grace alone" come from? Can we work and earn our way to Heaven? Are there any works we have to do to be saved?
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 10 views
The story goes that in 1979 a large passenger jet with 257 people on board left New Zealand for a sightseeing flight to Antarctica and back. Unknown to the pilots, however, someone had modified the flight coordinates by a mere two degrees. This error placed the aircraft 28 miles (45 km) to the east of…
David Madden • Sermon • • 0 views
Final Encouragements of Grace Sermon 1 Peter 5:1-14 Big Idea: We can experience God’s grace while suffering through the organization of the local church, the promise of future exaltation and the exhortation of this epistle. Outline I. Introduction A. DL Moody was once asked if Moody had the grace to…