Who in here wants a full, meaningful life? How does that happen? What does a human look like when they are fully alive, fully formed? Spoiler alert, we’re going to say it’s Jesus. But along the way, our psalm will teach us two practices that will give you an abundant life and form you into the complete…
Are you too far gone for God to redeem you? Have you done too much for Him to deliver you? Pastor Clay walks us through Psalm 107 which describes different types of people and God's response to each one as they cry out to God. Which one are you? Take a listen to find out...
Pain with a Purpose
Mark C. DeMire Sr. • The Community of Grace • Sermon • • 197 views • 1:01:34
IT IS GOD’S WILL FOR HIS PEOPLE TO SUFFER, SO THEY CAN EXPERIENCE JOY NOW AND GLORY LATER. SO WHEN WE SUFFER UNJUSTLY, GOD WANTS US TO TRUST HIM AND KEEP DOING GOOD.
Jason Stuart Percy • Refuge TLH • Sermon • • 30 views • 51:03
God is a Great King. He is a good Father. He is more patient and kind than we have imagined Him to be. There is great joy in His Kingdom when even one sinner repents; when we change our mind and lay our trust in Him, alone. May we walk humbly considering ourselves and the gift of salvation to those who believe. God, keep us from arrogant, prideful attitudes of self-righteousness. LORD, you are all in all among those who believe You. Teach us to trust you more. Shared by Jason Stuart Percy on Sunday, August 8, 2021 at Refuge Christian Fellowship in Tallahassee, FL.
Our society is constantly bombarding us with messages on how we are to be perfect. And if you do not match up to those messages or actually make a mistake, shame and guilt can rush in. This sets us up to judge others according to these social rules in order to build up our own image. There are people today who feel like the church is not a safe place for them, especially if their secrets were known. What kind of church do we want to be? How can we be real with ourselves as well as real with others? What are we willing to do to be the church for the broken? If we are honest with ourselves, we are all broken people. Listen for what Jesus says about those who are broken beyond repair in the eyes of others...
Pastor Isaac Crockett • ELBC • Sermon • • 7 views • 44:43
Psalm 1:1-3 In Psalm 1 God lays out three things to avoid in our spiritually lives. If we follow the Word of God in avoiding these three things God's Word also gives us three blessings that will make our spiritual lives prosperous.
It seems the world has lost its way, mostly as a result of bad de- cision making. What hinders people from making better and wis- er decisions?
Raffaele Paglialunga • Sermon • • 2,818 views
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible says this about the word Defile: “To make ethically or ritually unclean. “ The book of Leviticus gives a much deeper explanation about what God says about clean and unclean. Its also pointed out in Psalms 24:3-4 where it says “Who shall ascend the hill of the Lord? And…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 788 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Paul Aurandt tells this story of General Thomas Jackson who was the right arm of General Lee. The Confederate soldiers were so impressed with his bravery in battle as he stood out in front that they called him Stonewall Jackson. His first brigade was the most devastating war machine…
Robert Wright • Sermon • • 31 views
Introduction: “The Lord thy God in the midst of thee [within thee] is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy over thee with singing.” What is the joy of God? Imagine the joy of a loving physician when he has rescued his patient from the very jaws…
Steven L. Spencer • Sermon • • 5,631 views
God’s Amazing Grace To The “Chief” of Sinners [The Story of Paul] How many of you had childhood ‘heroes’ when you were growing up? My heroes? They were all comic-book characters: Superman, Batman and Spider-man topped the list. But alas, when I became an ‘adult’ I “put away childish things.” But at age…
Dr. Robert L. Rease • Sermon • • 192 views
Introduction In my many years of ministry, I have not lean how to overcome disappointment when I have preached with the knowledge that there was lost souls in the congregation yet no one came forward to accept Jesus Christ as the Lord and Savior. Considering the fact that I know that it the desire of…
Joan Spence • Sermon • • 168 views
About six years ago, in a conversation about temptation and testing, a family member asked me, “How do you know when something is a temptation and when it is a test?” I responded, “It is a temptation when it wants to turn you away from God and a test when it is to strengthen your faith.” However, my…
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The last stanza of the hymn, ‘Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus reads: “I’m so glad I learned to trust him, Precious Jesus, Savior, Friend; And I know that he is with me, Will be with me to the end.” Jesus is our friend. He’s the best friend we could ever have. In John’s gospel, Jesus told his disciples,…