Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 5,781 views
Title: The Faithfulness and Goodness of God Text: Lamentations 3:19-25 Preached by Pastor Phil Layton at Gold Country Baptist Church on April 15, 2007 www.goldcountrybaptist.org A brother in the Lord has shared that the first prayer he learned as a child was the simple table grace: “God is great; God…
Introduction: I. The Standard (1-4) 1. For blessing (1-3) a. Blessed= one characterized by happiness. b. Blameless= free from blemish c. Law= Torah Often the whole 2. Source of blessing (4) II. The Statement (5-8) 1. Prayerful plea (5-6) 2. Confident commitment (7-8) Transition : As we read and study…
Called to Commitment: Taking Your Spiritual Life to the Next Level!
Welcome Good Morning! I’m Pastor Wayne and I’d like to welcome you all to the gathering of Ephesus Baptist Church. It’s nice to see so your smiling faces. If you are visiting with us this morning, please know that you are surrounded by some pretty amazing people. Ephesus is an active faith community…
Committed to Concealing God's Word In Your Heart
Scripture Memory 20 “I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me. Opening Scripture 10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength…
Jesus' Formula for Prayer Introduction: Think: "Prayer" is letting God communicate with you. Five Keys To Effective Praying: I. Praise God. - L- v.9a; 13b A. Acknowledge His holy name. - L- v.9; Psalm 16:8; L- Matthew 7:21 B. Acknowledge His name has authority.- L- v.13b; L-Matthew 28:18 C. Acknowledge…
Matt Egerdahl • Sermon • • 19 views
Introduction: LET ME TELL YOU A STORY. There was a young man who came to the Lord at the age of nine. He would say at this point his life truly began. Fast-forward 8yrs in seeking God’s will for his life he pursues a career in medicine. While excelling in his studies at Kansas University (Go Jayhawks!!!)…
George Toews • Sermon • • 16 views
Psalm 37 Introduction I have been reading the book, "You Lost Me" by David Kinnaman. It is a book about why young people are leaving the church and in some cases the faith. Kinnaman says that, "Wrestling with faith is an enduring feature of the transition to young adulthood…" In other words, we have…
Psalms in the Key of Life
What is the Main Purpose of Psalms? The entire collection of Psalms is actually called Praises in the Hebrew text. How awesome is that? In fact ancient rabbis often designated it as “The Book of Praises.” The Septuagint, which is the Greek Translation of the Old Testament labeled it as Psalms. The book…
Pr. Benjamin Tomczak • Sermon • • 7 views
I let our confirmand select our text today. She did well. To be fair, it’s hard to choose an inappropriate Word of God. I mean, it’s God’s Word. Think of what Psalm 119’s anonymous psalmist says about God’s Word: “I faint with longing for your salvation, but I have put my hope in your word.” “Your word,…
Acts: The Mission and Movement of God
Matt Prine • Sermon • • 6 views
Intro Introduce myself - Matt Prine, one of the elder/pastors here at RCB. Our lead Pastor Jonathan is preaching at Acts Community Church down in Deer Park, south of Houston. Today, as we continue in our series on Acts: The mission and Movement of God, there is a pretty significant shift in the movement…
Pastor Peter Steinbach • CCV • Sermon • • 6 views • 55:01
In the first of this 2 part series Pastor Peter teaches us about all the various kinds of battles we will face in our lives. In part 2 of this series we'll learn about how we are able to tackle the battles and be victorious.
"Living By the Book: A Text-Driven Life"
Michael Turner • Sermon • • 5 views
The intention God has in us reading the Bible is to hear from Him, but it is not enough simply to sit down, read the words, and rise to walk away with no response. No prayerful response leads to no fruitful results.