The Local Church: Loving God's Good Gift
The preaching of God's Word should be at the centre of church life. 1. Preaching is an explanation of God's Word (Nehemiah 8:1-8) 2. Preaching is a proclamation of good news (Romans 10:14-17) 3. Preaching builds the church (2 Timothy 4:1-5)
12th Anniversary Revival
David Sommerdorf • Sermon • • 13 views • 1:01:15
How are you serving in your local church? Are you serving in your local church? Are a member of a local church? These questions and more are answered as evangelist David Sommerdorf examines the importance of service to our heavenly King.
No Little Places
David Dunlap • Turner Road Bible Chapel • Sermon • • 50 views • 47:32
Have you ever had the thought “our church is too small to do anything for God”? Smaller works are hard, there is a lot of work, and not a lot of people to do that work. The needs are great, the problems are magnified, and its hard to disappear in the crowd. Some days these feel like great things, and other days not so great. On the other hand victories and successes feel huge and deeply encouraging.
An Exposition of Ephesians
We are a church of Jesus Christ. Our charter and authority to be and act as a church comes from Christ himself. We want to be a true church of Jesus Christ, so we need to think in a biblical, true way about the church. This means giving close attention to clear, concrete statements in Scripture about who we are, but we must also give heed to the truth behind the New Testament’s figures for the church. In our passage, Paul gives three key metaphors for the church.
The New Testament Church
Is worship important? As we continue our study of the New Testament church, we will examine worship and it's place in the church, the importance of it, and what it means to worship.
7 Wonderful Reasons To Assemble Ourselves Together Again Online and Onsite
Earma Brown • Grace Covenant Church Online • Sermon • • 48 views • 35:24
Celebrating 100th sermon from the Grace Covenant Podcast With Pastor Earma, I get to encourage you as the body of Christ to gather again, that is the topic of my message. The Holy Spirit and I, thought it would be good to encourage you. I know many of you, like I have been, I have been resisting anxious thoughts, anxiety, worry, fear even has tried to come. And the Spirit of God is saying that this too shall pass...
The Book of Acts
Passage: Acts 4:32-5:11. Happy Launch Sunday! On the inaugural gathered worship service of HGC, Aaron Roeck preaches through the shocking story of Ananias and Sapphira, highlighting the weight of sin and the importance of local churches to be unified together.
Ephesians 4:11-16 (morning worship) Candidating weekend Sermon details: Jesus Christ loves his Church so much that he died for her and He did not leave her alone to fend for herself but provided marching orders, direction, and gifts to the church for her up-building! Sermon points: 1. Equippers Equip Christians for Ministry (11-12) 2. Gospel Doctrine Unifies and Matures Christians (13-14) 3. Every Christian is Called to Grow the Church (15-16) Preacher: Daniel Pelichowski
John DeVries • The Christian Reformed Church of St. Joseph • Sermon • • 15 views • 32:11
Three essential elements a local church must have in order to be committed to the Lord and to grow and flourish in its location.
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 12 views
The Ten Commandments July 7, 1996 Scripture: Exodus 20:1-17 Prayer: Introduction: Murphy's Law Murphy's Law seems humorous to us because of its adverse viewpoint on how things sometimes seem to always work against us, almost to the point of being natural principle. It would be sad if that were really…
Dr. John Barnett • Sermon • • 11 views
February 13, 2011 By: John Barnett Read, print, and listen to this resource on our website www.DiscoverTheBook.org Today open with me to the only book exclusively devoted to introducing us to what our Master and Savior Jesus is doing RIGHT NOW: the last book of the Bible, the Revelation of Jesus Christ.…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 3 views
Right Thinking About The Body Jan. 28, 1996 1Corinthians 5 and 6 Scripture: 1. John 8:32-35 freedom from sin through truth 2. John 8:36 freedom in Christ 3. 1Cor. 2:12 freedom of spiritual understanding 4. 1Cor. 10:23-24 freedom to seek the good of others 5. 1Pet. 2:16 freedom to live for God 6. 1Cor.…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 10 views
Living by the Book August 18, 1996 Scripture: 2 Kings 22 Prayer: Introduction: There is no spiritual discipline more important than the intake of God’s Word. There can be no healthy Christian life apart from a steady diet of the milk and meat of Scripture. This life-giving food is the message of God…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 23 views
What Do You Think? July 28, 1996 Scripture: Eph. 4:17-24 Prayer: Introduction: The passage in 4:1-16 has appealed for unity in the body of Christ and explained the work process in the body necessary to achieve it. Unity is shown to be the same as maturity which is the same as becoming like Christ. It…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 13 views
Wrestling With Wisdom September 22, 1996 Scripture: Ecclesiastes 1 and 2 Prayer: Introduction: In the Q&A section of InfoWorld was an interview with George Morrow of Morrow Systems (computers). He observes: / "An article in the Harvard Business Review called 'Market Myopia' talked about how some people…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 490 views
The Suicide of the Soul; Rejecting the Grace of God October 11, 1998 2Kings 8-9 Scripture Reading: 2Kings 8:7-11; 9:1-10 Introduction: We have been studying the miracles of the prophet Elisha over the last several weeks. It is my intention to complete this series from 2Kings today. We have learned much…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 1,236 views
By Means of Grace; Staying One Step Ahead of the Enemy 2Kings 6:8-23 September 20, 1998 Introduction: The Syrian king now, after Naaman, was ungratefully at war with Israel again. Naaman was healed. The axehead miracle went on to further reveal the redemption of a borrowed life fallen into the river…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 11 views
Bulletin Insert - August 13, 1995 2 Peter 3:3-14 The Day of the Lord - It's About Time Sermon Outline: Thinking rightly about Christ's return means we must consider the present as: I. A time to r _ _ _ _ _ the past. (vv. 3-6) II. A time to r _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ the future (in light of the past). (v. 7)…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 20 views
Good Grief Ezekiel 8-9 November 17, 2002 Scripture Reading: “ "To the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: These are the words of him who is holy and true, who holds the key of David. What he opens no one can shut, and what he shuts no one can open. I know your deeds. See, I have placed before…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 58 views
The Heart of the New Life Col. 3:15-17 June 7, 1998 Introduction: We decided upon a new annual church verse three weeks ago. You will notice it on the back wall of the sanctuary. It is Col. 3:16, and we thank Ray Gustafson for printing it for us. It replaces 2Chron. 7:14 which stirred our corporate consciousness…
Timothy C Glover • Sermon • • 5 views
The Context of Christian Community Colossians 4:7-18 February 18, 2001 Introduction: It is only a week since Founders Week at MBI and I trust that many of those messages remain richly with you. Indeed, that theme of community must remain richly with us if we are to be the church God wants us to be. We…