Philip G Layton • Sermon • • 4,260 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…
George Toews • Sermon • • 15 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…
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…
Pr. Benjamin Tomczak • Sermon • • 5 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,…
"Living By the Book: A Text-Driven Life"
Michael Turner • Sermon • • 3 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.
We have begun two weeks ago looking at leaving a lasting legacy. We began with first looking at leaving a legacy of defending the faith in the church, it was a broad scope or broad look at leaving a legacy. Last week we got a little more specific at looking at the truths of leaving a legacy of faithfulness.…
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…