Bobby Earls • Sermon • • 19,840 views
TEXT: John 15:1-5 TOPIC: The Four Spiritual Disciplines of Christian Growth Pastor Bobby Earls, First Baptist Church, Center Point, April 30, 2006 Today’s sermon asks a simple question. Are you a growing Christian? Are you? If I offered you a measuring device designed to measure spiritual growth in a…
Sermon • • 976 views
Jesus Calling His Disciples A lot of people have a problem when it comes to knowing just when they received the “call” to the ministry. Some have been called at an altar, or a private place, a church bible camp, or wherever. We are all servants of God therefore we have all been called to minister in…
How to Follow Jesus
Brett Donald • Sermon • • 936 views
Blank holding ++ Friend told of summer camp counsellor w/ broken arm worshipping. Followers. Interesting, +++Instagram has followers. You follow someone on Instagram and get to observe what they post. Doesn’t mean there is relationship or any alignment of life but you get to follow from afar. +++ Commando’s.…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 687 views
The process by which believers are conformed to the likeness of Jesus Christ, especially in relation to obedience to and trust in God. Through the Holy Spirit, God refashions believers in the image of his Son, who is set before them as a model of the form of the redeemed life.
Intro Last week we looked briefly at the Beatitudes and learnt what we referred to as the soundtrack of our lives. The rhythms and lyrics to the song our lives sing are wrapped up in those verses. The big takeaway from hearing those Beatitudes is that we hear that we have been called by God to be called…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 300 views
The content of discipleship is most clearly seen in the Christian’s relationship to Jesus Christ. But this also affects a person’s relationship to God the Father, the cross, the church and the world.
The title of the sermon is “Called, Convinced, Commissioned,” and the wording there could even be re-arranged if you want. It could be Called, Commissioned, Convinced, or even Convinced, Called, Commissioned. The order is not what is important here. What is important is our living a life in obedience…
Dave McNeff • Sermon • • 74 views
Intro – This morning we are looking at an amazing passage of Scripture that tells how Jesus called his disciples. Contrary to what we think, they didn’t just drop everything overnight and follow Him. As relates to Peter and his partners, it was at least a 3-fold process. First, John the Baptist introduces…
Our Call to Discipleship
Pastor Joe identifies the phases in believers' lives, and presents tools for us to use as we disciple others, to help both them and us, grow in our relationship with Jesus.
Michael Stark • Sermon • • 52 views
Matthew 11:7-10 What Did You Go Out to See? As they went away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds concerning John: “What did you go out into the wilderness to see? A reed shaken by the wind? What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft clothing? Behold, those who wear soft clothing are in kings’…
Who's Your One
Christian What comes to mind? Early follower did not call themselves Christian Word only used 3 times - word disciple used 281 and when he found him he brought him to Antioch. For a whole year they met with the church and taught large numbers. The disciples were first called Christians at Antioch. Being…
Introduction Good morning and welcome to Dishman Baptist Church. I will make you fishers of men, fishers of men, fishers of men. I will make you fishers of men if you follow me. This is a familiar chorus that many of us probably sang in Sunday School. We may have even cut out little fishing poles and…
Barry Patching • Sermon • • 18 views
Faith in Christ – “Decision” or Discipleship? “Whoever serves me must follow me” John 12:26 Among the JEWS in Jesus’ time on earth, Jesus singled out John the Baptist for the greatest praise. “Truly I tell you,” he declares in Matthew 11:11 “among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater…