The Gospel of Luke
Introduction: One of the greatest privileges, yet also one of the most neglected and misunderstood gifts we have, is the gift of prayer. Certainly prayer means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. For some it is an empty ritual they repeat in a religious ceremony. For others it is…
Like Jesus Series
For the final quarter of the year we have looked at an implication of our union with Christ and his mimetic function as our ultimate example. As followers of Christ, our lives should reflect what Christ is like. The apostle John said it this way: He who says he abides in Him ought himself also to walk…
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Genesis 50:26 "So Joseph died at the age of one hundred and ten years; and he was embalmed and placed in a coffin in Egypt." Over the past few weeks, we've walked beside Joseph through the ups and downs of his life. Out of jealousy over Joseph's favored relationship with their Dad, Joseph's brothers…
Grounded in the Gospel
As you have noticed already, we have a new theme for 2018: Grounded in the Gospel. Here in a few minutes, we will be looking at Colossians 1 if you’d like to turn there. Our theme verse for the year is found in Colossians 1:23 . we will spend some time with this verse in observation and interpretation…
Gracious Discipline to Undisciplined Brothers: 1 Corinthians
Introduction We are a blessed people. Wouldn’t you agree? I’m sure many of us would admit to hardships in our lives, yet we would probably say that God has blessed us in a wonderful manner. Let’s continue with this line of thought. How many of you think that the many blessings you have experienced are…
The Gospel of Luke
October 31, 1517 is a very important day in Protestant history. This is the day that Martian Luther nailed the 95 Thesis on the church door in Witenburg, Germany. All Luther wanted to do was reform the Catholic Church but the Church leaders found his message on Salvation through, Faith alone in Christ…
Hebrews: Jesus is Better
Jeff Griffis • Branson Bible Church • Sermon • • 46 views
With confidence in Christ’s work and with comfort and courage in the Father’s love and plan, we can straighten our posture and right our paths to help one another run faith’s race well. To do that, we need to work peaceably with each other and prioritize holiness.
And God said, “Let the earth sprout vegetation, plants yielding seed, and fruit trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind, on the earth.” And it was so. The earth brought forth vegetation, plants yielding seed according to their own kinds, and trees bearing fruit in which…
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Enduring in a course of action or belief. In its negative sense, it can mean being stubborn; in its positive sense, it means continuing commitment to the gospel of Jesus Christ.
How to get through what you are going through!
Brenden Bridges • Sermon • • 37 views
Good Morning, Excited about this morning as we are launching our Core Groups today after service… The great thing about CORE GROUPS is that they are sermon based … there is no homework.. If you are with us today for the first time… You are on the same page with everyone here today… the whole point is…
Hebrews: Jesus is Better
We see from the life of Moses that by faith he willingly chose suffering, that his trust in God superseded fear of man, and that by faith he obeyed God's command--all courageous actions that led to God's deliverance of his people. Enduring Faith leads to bold action because faith believes that relationship with God is a treasure far better than this world and this life, that God is to be feared above earthly kings, and that obedience to God's instruction is for His glory and our good.
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 36 views
Fresh Sermon by Jim L. Wilson www.freshministry.org You Can't Keep a Good Man Down Jonah 1:17-2:10 "Above anything else," Jackie Robinson said, "I hate to lose." On April 15, 1947, Robinson made it to the "show." He became the first black man to wear a Major League uniform, destroying the color barrier…
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Timothy Alexander was a star football player with dreams of playing college football and perhaps going to the NFL. In October 2006, he was paralyzed as the result of an automobile crash. Since then, Alexander has battled his way back and recently was able to stand by himself again. He said prayer and…
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The ability to persevere in a task or calling. The Christian is called to endure in the face of trial or opposition, and his endurance brings spiritual rewards.
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An answer to prayer may not come immediately. Petitioners are to continue praying earnestly. This requires patience, determination and, at times, a willingness to wrestle with God for the desired outcome.