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The Blessings of Giving Back To God! Intro: This is the season for giving or so they say! We constantly “have” to buy more Christmas gifts, cards, and everything seems more expensive than ever. (Probably because it is!) But what about giving to God? Most people don’t like to hear sermons on tithing but…
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1 Kings 17:8-14 Then the word of the Lord came to him:  ‘Get up, go to Zarephath that belongs to Sidon, and stay there. Look, I have commanded a woman who is a widow to provide for you there.’  So Elijah got up and went to Zarephath. When he arrived at the city gate, there was a widow woman gathering…
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John 6:1-14 After these things Jesus went away to the other side of the Sea of Galilee (or Tiberias).  And a great multitude was following Him, because they were seeing the signs which He was performing on those who were sick.  And Jesus went up on the mountain, and there He sat with His disciples.…
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2 Corinthians 9:7 “Each one must do just as he has purposed in his heart, not grudgingly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” (NASB) Jordan and Lindy Schwieger have written a new entitled “Everything Men Knew About Taking Care of Themselves Before Women Came Along.” All 96 pages are…
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Putting the concerns and interests of others before one’s own. Jesus Christ was the supreme example of this and believers should follow his example, denying themselves in order to serve others.
We are coming to the conclusion of this sermon series on The Generous life. … One of the goals of this series is to give us a framework for understanding Why we need to be concerned about the Generous life… The First reason we should consider the Generous life… is because… Generosity is God’s way (His…
Season of Giving 2018
We are continuing our study of giving this morning. So far, we have seen that God is ultimately the one who owns everything we have and everything we are. We are simply stewarding it for him, so if he calls us to give some of his time, talents, or treasures away, he has the right to do so. Last week,…
Seeing too much injustice in this fallen could make us cynical. When cynicism goes too far, it can affect our sanity. This is why we need the stewardship of sanity. We will look at three things that can help us steward our sanity based on Mark 12:38-44.
Our second pre-recorded worship during the COVID-19 pandemic. This week's readings focussed on love. Love of God, love of neighbour, and how we can show love by staying away yet still in contact with one another in this time.
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Luke 6:38 In just a minute I will read two passages of scripture to you this morning, the first is from the New Testament, and the second is from the Old Testament. But before we do that, please watch this video I think I'll keep preaching on tithing, what do you think? The bible says, "Give, and it…
The Gospel of Mark: Jesus the King
And in his teaching he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes and like greetings in the marketplaces and have the best seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at feasts, who devour widows’ houses and for a pretense make long prayers. They will receive the greater…
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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.
Welcome this morning! Last week, we had our Vision Sunday. Shared our theme for 2020 - ALL IN All in with Christ All in with LHC’s Mission “Restoring Hope, Changing Lives” All in with the Body of Christ This week, we are going to look at the Core Values of LHC. Turn with me to Psalm 1:1-3 You can find…
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Thankful Giving Introduction Welcome and Happy Thanksgiving 2 Corinthians 9 Thanksgiving is a day that we set aside to thank God for all he has blessed us with. House, family, friends, salvation, maybe your job? But as I thought about being thankful I asked myself the question. I asked myself whats the…
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The financial burden of God’s work has always been shared amongst God’s people. In the OT, this was mainly by compulsory tithes; in the NT by voluntary contributions.
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“FINANCIAL FREEDOM IN 2009” (Part 6) Questions regarding tithing WHAT IS TITHING? A response to God for His provision. The method whereby God has chosen to finance His Kingdom work on earth. God owns the cattle on a thousand hills, He owns all the Gold and Silver but He is looking for those who walk…
For if the willingness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what one does not have. Who is Jesus ? The world will answer this question first by not what Scripture says but how you and I live each day. Books like You Lost Me , UnChristian, Why Nobody Wants to Go…