Witness to the world: Book of Acts
Paul’s appeal and defense The prisoner Paul continues to make his case, his defense. Previously before the Jewish mob (Act22:1-21) The Sanhedrin (Act23:1-10) Before Felix and Drusilla (Act24:1-27) Before Festus (Act25:1-12) The Jews wanted Paul back to Jerusalem so that they could ambush him and kill…
Honoring God in Times of Trouble
INTRODUCTION: Series Repetition: There are times when life throws us a curve ball. Times of uncertainty. Times of trouble. Last week we began a new series, titled - Honoring God in Times of Trouble. And we asked the question - How do we honor God in troublesome times? First, we said - We live in the…
Colin Cameron • Sermon • • 96 views • 12:17
Our current reality might look all that great on paper. The church is under pressure like it hasn't been in a long time. We can be quite discouraged at the number of losses over the recent years. However, the message of the cross is a foolish one. If we think the church is perishing, then we need to rely on the message of the cross -- be foolish and believe that we do have a future.
When I was in high school, we lived on two acres in the middle of the woods in Northern Indiana. Now, I say “woods” very loosely. It is true that the land around us was wooded. However, across the street was a swamp. So, we didn’t go there. And the majority of our two acres was what we termed a “waste…
Pastor George Coon • ELBC • Sermon • • 6 views • 32:55
Matthew 28:1-10 As the women come to annoint the body of Jesus they find more than they expected. They find an empty tomb and three commands that are given to them and all Christians.
The Mission of the Church
The mission of the Church is not to have big numbers, but to help see that Lives are Changed by God's Grace.
Pastor David Lee • Hill City Church • Sermon • • 170 views • 44:00
Following God When You're Stuck in the Waiting Room • Genesis 39 • The Waiting Room is the place where God does His greatest work in you As God's preparing the promise for you, He's also preparing you for His promise Isaiah 64:4-5a Following God in the Waiting Room means that you... - 1. Steward the Present - 2. Fight for Integrity 1. Steward the Present "Gladly Do Good..." Are you allowing God to use you to be a channel of His divine blessing to the people around you? 2. Fight for Integrity "Remember Your Ways..." 3 Reasons for Joseph's Refusal - 1. An ABUSE of the great trust placed in Joseph - 2. An OFFENSE against her husband - 3. A SIN against God In other words, No INTEGRITY Integrity 1. Whole/Complete 2. Genuine 3. Pure/Blameless Are you willing to be a... woman/man of Integrity? Isaiah 64:4-5a Hebrews 4:15
The Rev. Frantisek Janak • Sermon • • 7 views
2 In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2 This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3 All went to their own towns to be registered. 4 Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to…
Hope During a Pandemic
LaCedric D Williams • Sermon • • 39 views
Introduction I would like to talk to you this morning from the subject “God Meant It For Good!” God Meant It For Good! We all have, had and will have good times and bad times in our life. In the good times we can walk in Peace and even in the bad times we can still walk in Peace because God will turn…
Brendan Shea • Sermon • • 4 views
Its a little too early to be getting into Christmas, but I was looking at my calendar and we are getting close to Christmas We are only 87 days away from Christmas So with that I has everyone in this room seen the Christmas Carol? Whether it was the original, the mickey mouse version, the animated, the…
1 Thessalonians 5:12–24 (NIV84) 12 Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who work hard among you, who are over you in the Lord and who admonish you. 13 Hold them in the highest regard in love because of their work. Live in peace with each other. 14 And we urge you, brothers, warn those who are idle,…