The Healing of the Land
Part 1: The People of God Today we will begin a series of messages on the Healing of the Land. God promises that in times of crisis He is at work in the lives of his people. For what purpose or outcome is he active? Is the church or congregation of God people just their to enjoy one an others company?…
PRAYER … A topic so many of us are aware of yet so many of us are not near proficient in! Why is that? Uncertain how to or what to say? Maybe we don’t think it is all that important Or maybe we are just too busy? "Is what we are doing really worth doing, if we can do it without prayer?" ~Howard Hendricks~…
For what purpose did God make us his people. In one sense Peter challenges us to personally live out the Gospel as foreigners in this world. In another sense, he challenges us to live an evangelistic life.
The Two Multitudes Good afternoon. I hope that everyone is having a great weekend. Today we are going to be looking at Revelation chapter seven. But before we get there I want to give us a kind of recap so that we can begin to see why so many in the persecuted church actually find comfort in this book.…
We are spiritually blessed in Christ. In 1 Peter 2:4-10, Peter shows what those 6 blessings are that all believers have received. Join Pastor Steve as he teaches through each one from God's Word.
Bobby Howell • Sermon • • 3 views
God's Work in Individuals- Ezra 2 Exiles returning to the Land, a second exodus I. The Individuals Returning- Ezra 2:1-2 Now these are the people of the province who came up from the captivity of the exiles, whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had taken captive to Babylon (they returned to Jerusalem…
What We Believe
Joseph Kindon • Sermon • • 0 views
Welcome/Prayer/Scripture Good Morning Church , I am so glad we can come together and worship the risen Lord this morning, Lets pray and present ourselves before God for what He has for us this Morning. Last Week We looked at article 9: Baptism. We discussed the three baptisms of anabaptist Beliefs. Does…
Byzantine Lenten Homilies
Our readings remind us that we are not a version of Christianity but part of the people of God stretching back to Moses and beyond. These holy ones are both examples for us and witnesses of our own carrying the tradition forward. We see this continuity in the story of Jesus and Philip and Nathaniel.
Bobby Howell • Sermon • • 2 views
God's Work in Pagan Rulers- Ezra 1 We begin a new book this morning, the book of Ezra. Though the Jewish people combine Ezra and Nehemiah, we are going to deal only with Ezra, though the two books have much overlapping material. In addition, the book covers a lengthy period of time (spanning about 100…
This is an interactive sermon. You are invited to interact with the story - feel free to laugh, cry, shout, dance and celebrate with the characters in the story. When you hear certain characters, you can cheer or boo as is appropriate. If you see God at work in the story, silently put up a hand and give Him praise!
It has been a rough couple of months! On this night of our first face to face meeting since late march, many of us have been scared, frustrated, overwhelmed and even angry. The threat of a disease we know little about, compounded be an opportunistic and sometimes even despotic government has frazzled…
The Gospel of Mark
Introduction: If you have your Bibles let me invite you to open with me to the book of Mark. We will begin reading with verse 31 and we will read just through verse 35. The Gospel of Mark often uses literary devices to make theological points. Mark has arranged his gospel thematically in such a way that…
Ephesians: Unity in Christ
Chris Gravning • Sermon • • 25 views
Intro: What happens when something is transformed? Ultimately, its function and nature are changed into something different. If you played with the toys called Transformers or watched the show or movies over the years, you would see this. The vehicle would transform itself into a sentient robot, aliens…
John Stapleton • Sermon • • 4 views
We all have come from broken families that have passed sin down to us. Through new birth, God becomes our Father and the church becomes our family where we practice being new - loving instead of living in the futile ways our families gave us.
Dr. Hugo E. Garcia • Sermon • • 3 views
El Maestro de maestros, nuestro Señor Jesús, comunmente enseñaba por medio de parábolas. Tomaba cosas de la vida diaria del oyente y sacaba lecciones que todos podían entender. El cap. 13 de Mateo es uno de los capítulos que más parábolas contiene. Una de ellas era la del trigo y la cizaña. En la parábola,…
Andy Osborne • Sermon • • 14 views
Point of the Passage: While Judah desired to be assimulated into the Canaanite world, Tamar desired to be assimulated into the people of God. This is what makes Judah confess that she is more righteous than him.